All Saints Church Dedworth (Bulletin: April 2019)

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Easter Services and AGM

Maundy Thursday – 7:30 pm Evening Reflection

Good Friday – 10:00 am Family praise

Good Friday – 2:00 pm Afternoon reflection

Easter Sunday – 5:45 am Sunrise service

Easter Sunday – 10:00 am Family Praise Service

Annual General Meeting Sunday 28th April – 6:30 pm Reports from around the church on all our activities, elections of PCC and Churchwardens and refreshments!

 

Annual General Meeting

This is taking place on Sunday April 28th at 6:30 pm at All Saints. We would be delighted to have as many reports as possible from you who are doing so much in our service to the Lord to tell us what has been happening in our church serving Him this year. A great opportunity to find out what is going on and elect the PCC and churchwardens for next year. Refreshments provided.

 

Safeguarding course

It is compulsory for everyone who is in a serving role in the church with contact with the vulnerable and young people to have short course on safeguarding, followed by an online quiz. We are holding a special self-help group session on Thursday April 11th at 10:30 am Monday April 15th at 7:30 pm at All Saints. Please try to attend. Further courses for specific roles will be arranged later, we expect to have them held here or locally. Please speak to Jackie Wiggins, our Safeguarding Officer or one of the churchwardens

 

Holiday club open to all

Monday 8th April from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Fun for all the family from 0 – 90+ years, games, activities, entertainment. Speak to Michelle for more and see leaflet

 

Café – school holidays

For the week commencing Monday April 8th we will be offering sandwiches, cake and drinks only in the café. Jenine and Gavin return on Monday 15th April to offer our full hot service

 

Homeless/Night Shelter

We are still running the Night Shelter but not overnight with dinner, games and entertainment every Thursday evening at All Saints. Speak to Nigel, Lisa or Andrea for further details of how to help.

 

Hub emergency food bank

The hub is currently running low on squash, long life milk, tinned spaghetti, cereal, biscuits, noodles, coffee, toilet rolls, shampoo, deodorant, sugar and pasta sauce. If you have any of these items spare that you might wish to donate we would be hugely grateful

 

Christian Aid – dates for your diary.

Christian Aid Week is 12th – 18th May. Our Big Breakfast will be on Saturday 11th May 8 am – 12 noon at All Saints, with cake sales in the cafe the following week donated to the cause. Jenine McMullon and Lucy Day will be seeking sponsorship for a special walk on 27/4. There will be a Walk in Country on Saturday 18th May More details from Ruth

 

Big Church Day Out

Various members of our church are going Saturday May 25th to speak to Michelle

 

Film Club

The next film night is on Friday April 26th at 7:30 pm. We are seeing “Old Man and the Gun”. For only a suggested minimum donation of £5 enjoy this film plus good company and a very tasty snack and a glass or two of wine!

 

Defibrillator training

The Windsor Community Defibrillator Partnership is organising free training at the Guildhall on Wednesday 10th April at 10:30 am and 1:00 pm. See Mike Brooks