3.00 pm, CENACOLO SERVICE Every 3 months
we gather to pray that the young men be delivered from addiction. We hope
you’ll join us,
7.30 pm R.C.I.A.,- Journey in Faith. Sunday evenings,
7.30pm, in the parish house.
Wednesday 22 November
Make a stand for Faith & Freedom
and shine a light on the discrimination and violence faced by millions
of Christians all the time. Show solidarity with victims of genocide,
persecution and discrimination.
COMMIT to ONE minute of prayerful reflection at midday.
WEAR a distinctive item of red clothing – a symbol of the innocent
victims of religious persecution. red or light red
LIGHT your church or building in red!
Get INFORMED at: www.acnuk.org/redwednesday
Thursday 23 November "The
Royal National Lifeboat Institution."
8.00 pm, A presentation by David Forshaw Final opportunity
to pay for the Christmas meal. 3 Course meal £21.00 2 Courses £17.50.
Saturday 25 November Embrace
One-day, Catholic youth conference for young people
Embrace is a aimed at young people aged 14 –
25. It is a vibrant and exciting day of talks, workshops, praise &
worship, times of prayer, Adoration, opportunity for Reconciliation, with
the day culminating with the celebration of Mass with Archbishop Malcolm.
A range of communities, charities and religious orders will also be present,
exhibiting the true richness and diversity of the Church. This year’s
speakers, workshop leaders and performers include: Archbishop
Malcolm McMahon OP,
Ros Powell, Maximillian Ford, Franciscan Sisters and Friars of the Renewal,
Jo Boyce, ‘Living Joyfully’ Vocations team, Sr Maria Natella,
Mary’s Meals, Joe and Sarah Wells and RISE theatre. Free
Saturday 2 December CAFOD
9.30 - 11.30 am The
Parish Cafod Group invite you to a COFFEE MORNING in the Parish Centre.
We hope you will come and support the great work of Cafod....and enjoy
coffee and cakes.
Saturday 9 December
8.00 pm All the Christmas
medleys will be included for dancing or listening to our talented organist,
Peter Wild. Ballroom and Sequence Dancing. Interval of Line Dancing and
Rock & Roll on CD. Licenced Bar. As we think especially about children
at Christmas time, this dance will be in aid of Derian
House Children's Hospice. Only £4
at the door.
Thursday 14 December
at the Plough at Eaves, Ring Derek
£21.00 (paid in advance) at Garstang Golf Club
Christmas PARISH LUNCH, 14th Dec, The
Plough at Eaves.
‘MY DAY BY DAY’ for Advent
On sale, £1
. Also matching booklet WALK WITH ME, £1.
Juniors’ and Infants’ booklets, 50p
Education Centre, Tel: 01524 841190
GIFT 92 - URGENT NEED
of someone to help in the Gift ’92 charity shop.
Contact: Peter Metcalf on 718209.......
needs volunteers to take calls
on Weds & Friday
in the charity’s office and warehouse in Plungington.
Also they have taken over the Community Recycling and Reuse shop at
Garstang Household Waste Recycling Centre (based in Claughton)
& need volunteers to work in the shop, Sundays/ Mondays (between 10-5pm).
If you can help, please contact Peter Metcalf (718209) for more info
25 November CAFOD Commemorative
6.00 pm - for all those who have touched our
lives and made the world a better place. We pray that they rest in peace.
This year the mass is being hosted at St Mary and St Michael’s Church
Bonds Lane Garstang PR3 1ZB Please contact Paul Wyre on firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 01772 733 310 for more details or to include a loved one in
our Book of Remembrance.
Saturday 25 November Christmas
Farmers' Market with Fairtrade
9.30 am-1.00 pm at Fulwood Methodist Church Crossroads
Centre, PR2 8EA.
Sunday 26 November
MEAL FOR CHRIST THE KING
.7.15-9.00 pm All young people in High School
and above are invited to spend an evening enjoying a 3 course meal and
sharing their thoughts, cares and concerns with other local young people
and local Priests. at St Clare’s Parish
Centre. Please see Fr Bob if you would like to attend.
Tuesday 21 November DECEASED CLERGY
10.00 am, at St Anthony’s. We would welcome your
company in offering Mass for all the clergy who have served in these parishes.
Thursday 30 November‘CANTICLES’
ADVENT SERIES (4 talks)
7.30pm at St. Wilfrid’s parish centre, Chapel
St. PR1 8BU.
begins with the talk ‘Benedictus: The Song of Zechariah’ by
the first speaker: Canon Luiz Ruscillo
Wednesday 13 December KIRKHAM
PRISON Carol Service
6.00 pm OLSE parishioners are warmly invited for refreshments
and at 6.45 pm for the Service. Please put your name on the list in the
porch, if you would like to attend.
(Photo ID (Passport or Driving License ) will be required to gain admission.
Run by Augustinian Cannonesses.
(near Grange-over-Sands )
Guest House is open to all guests throughout the year.
It has special courses:-including residential Healthcare events.e.g.
1st-3rd December: Hope in Health:
Vocation & Fidelity:
Advent Retreat for anyone interested in healthcare, professional or lay,
8th-13th January 2018: Health & Salvation: Dignity,
Dependency & Dementia:
A Retreat and holiday for healthcare professionals.
Or contact: Sr Margaret Atkins on email@example.com.
NEXT YEAR - Advance Notices
Tuesday 16th January -
at St Clare's for 9 weeks:To book someone
in on the course please contact Rory & Sian Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org
or ring 07930 249 203. Please bring this
to the attention of couples who plan to marry. They will need to attend
the course in good time.
BRITISH RED CROSS
Can you spare 4 hours a week?
Would you like to help the Red Cross care for
people in need
following an accident or illness, in your local community?
We are looking for volunteers for our wheelchair loan service
and volunteer drivers to help with deliveries and collections.
No experience necessary.
Full training provided and volunteer expenses reimbursed.
Contact: Ram Nathoo at 07921 491713 / 01228 404123