Posts by Maggie Tate

Shoebox gifts for Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child deliver shoeboxes to children around the world, partnering with local churches to share the good news of Jesus Christ and God’s love through an unconditional gift at Christmas time. We won’t be gathering shoeboxes as a church this year, but if you would like to make up a shoebox to be delivered to…

Gift Day for Unseen UK

In November last year we had a mission giving day for Unseen UK, a Christian charity working to support victims of human trafficking in the UK. Thank you to all those who donated, we raised a total of £790.27 from the gift day with an additional £500 from the PCC Mission and Giving fund which…

Youth Group BESOM project

A team of 13 from our youth group spent the afternoon clearing a garden for a family in East Chesterton a few weeks ago. We had a great time together, working hard to clear the space from debris, weeds, a falling down shed and other items that were preventing the young children from being able…

Shoebox Gifts for Operation Christmas Child

We will be collecting completed shoebox gifts for the Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child appeal on Sunday 6 November at the All Age morning service and Sunday 13 November at Junior church. Leaflets on ‘How to Pack Your Shoebox Gift’ are available from St Andrew’s Church and St Andrew’s Hall, or look online at www.samaritans-purse.org.uk/what-we-do/operation-christmas-child