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St Luke’s Christmas Fair 3rd December 11am-1pm

Posted by on Nov 3, 2016 in Events | 0 comments

ST LUKE’S CHRISTMAS FAIR SATURDAY 3 DECEMBER 11AM TO 1PM This year’s traditional St Luke’s Christmas Fair to be held at our church building in Franklin Square will have many stalls with meals and refreshments appealing to everybody.  The Jewellery stall choices are rings and necklaces along with other gifts, and the Toystall will always be a favourite with the children.  The Bookstall will have a good selection of fiction and non-fiction books along with CD’s, and the Bric-a-Brac stall will have many miscellaneous bargains on offer.  The Cakes and Buns stall run by...

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Little Fishes needs Big Fishes

Posted by on Oct 12, 2016 in Can You Help? | 0 comments

LITTLE FISHES IS OUR POPULAR ST LUKE’S AND ST JOHN’S TODDLER GROUP, MEETING EVERY THURSDAY MORNING IN TERM TIME IN ST LUKE’S CHURCH. We would love to recruit a bigger team so that we can develop the group, forming more meaningful relationships and links with our church communities. At the moment we have lots of ideas and a fantastic group of Mums and toddlers – we just don’t have enough helpers to be able to do most of the things we’d like to! You certainly don’t need your own toddlers to get involved – just willingness to give up some time...

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St John’s Autumn Fair

Posted by on Oct 12, 2016 in Events | 0 comments

SATURDAY 12th NOVEMBER 11am – 2pm ST JOHN’S AUTUMN FAIR So – the date is fixed, and we know what we would like at the event – though there is scope for other stalls or events if you have something to suggest. All it needs is volunteers to man the stalls etc and donate items for the stalls or refreshments or as prizes. This is traditionally an event run by the church family for the church and the community of Bilton. Please will you offer to help on the day or by donating items? Jean Burton and Maggie-in-the-office 565129 are looking forward to hearing from you. Let’s make this make an...

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Rectors Letter Oct 16

Posted by on Sep 25, 2016 in Articles, Thoughts | 0 comments

Dear friends If we look at the earthly life of Jesus we find that one of the 1st things he did when he began his public ministry was to choose 12 disciples with whom he could find friendship and in whom he could invest for the sake of the kingdom. At 1st they needed a lot of encouragement because although they believed he could be the Messiah and were blown away by his teaching and his miracles, they were far from the finished article. But over the next three years we gradually see Jesus giving them more responsibility along the lines of the following pattern Stage One – I do, you...

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Children’s Society Boxes

Posted by on Sep 4, 2016 in Can You Help? | 0 comments

Children’s Society Boxes

HELP NEEDED TO COLLECT THE CHILDREN’S SOCIETY BOXES. The boxes are brought into church or collected from your home if needed once a year in February – Rita and Kath have been doing this collection for several years and now feel it is time to ‘retire’. If this is something you feel you could help with please contact Rita Nuttall on 07901 523206 for further information.

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