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Prestbury Coffee Morning

Saturday 5th August, 10.30am – 12.00noon

As ever, the legendary toasted teacakes will be on offer! There will also be a raffle, cakes and books for sale. Plenty of conversation guaranteed!

 

Reading Group

'The next meeting of the Reading Group will take place at 7.30 pm on Wednesday 23 August 2017 at Prestbury URC.  
The book we are currently reading is 'Birdcage Walk' by Helen Dunmore. Set at the same time as the French Revolution, Lizzie Fawkes has recently married John Diner Tredevant.  As a property developer who is heavily investing in Bristol's housing boom he has everything to lose from social upheaval and the prospect of war. Diner believes that Lizzie's independent, questioning spirit must be coered and subdued as she 'belongs to him' and she should live as he wants. It is a tense drama of public and private violence, resistance and terror.
New members and/or past members would be most welcome. For any further information contact Mary Cummings

Tuesday Teas at St Andrew's

How about trying our NEW ‘Tuesday Teas’, happening on the first Tuesday of the month over the summer – and if you all like the idea, they could continue.

Holiday Club

All aboard the Warden Hill Holiday Club! (There will a train theme). This will take place on Tuesday 8th August, Wednesday 9th August and Thursday 10th August at the URC Centre.

Offers of help gratefully received.

Debbie Cypher

Vision4Mission - The next in the series of ‘24hour’ Synods

‘Missional Discipleship/People of the Way’

 

This event will be held from 6pm on Friday 13th October to 5pm on Saturday 14th October 2017 at The Holiday Inn, Birmingham City Centre.

 

‘The event will be an encouragement to explore the riches of our faith and be more authentic in its expression, enabling us to live out our calling as disciples of Jesus today.’

 

Friday evening:

Evening Meal

Keynote address from Deputy General Secretaries Ms Frances Brienen and Rev. Richard Church.

 

Saturday:

Mission Stream Workshops and small Business Meeting for Synod Reps.

Worship at key points in programme on both days.

 

Past Case Review

The United Reformed Church Past Case Review is an open invitation for anyone to raise concerns about the behaviour or conduct of anyone affiliated with the URC since its formation in 1972. Tel. 020 7916 8682, email: pastcase.review@urc.org.uk

www.urc.org.uk/past-case-review

 

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