News (Page 32)

Congregation provides generous financial support

Members of St Andrew’s have again proved themselves to be generous in financial giving by supporting the “Hospice at Home” appeal locally, and the Azul Wasi “Blue House” project for homeless children in Peru. Just a little over £5,000 has been raised for the two charities so far from personal donations and a raft of fund-raising activities. St Andrew’s Church has a…

Christmas worship well supported

The many, varied Christmas and Epiphany services were well supported once again at St Andrew’s. From the noisy, bustling Crib Service (where many in the congregation were under five years of age), to the quieter more reflective Epiphany service and procession of Wise Men, the people of Chesterton helped to dispel the myth that Christianity is dead in the UK. Over 600…

Barn Dance (Saturday, 25th November)

You’re warmly invited to a Barn Dance on Saturday 25th November. The dance begins at 7.30pm and will take place at Shirley Primary School (Upper Site). Fen Blow will be providing the music, and there will be refreshments available. Tickets can be bought in advance from Pam Lumsden (01223 350550), or will be available on the door at £7.00 for adults and…

Stewardship campaign proves successful

The autumn Stewardship campaign of “Time and Talents” has proved very successful with a number of new volunteers across many aspects of church life. This has been extremely encouraging, especially during the interregnum and it is hoped everyone who volunteered will feel this extra commitment of time to be worthwhile. The Ministry Team, Wardens and Pastoral Group are very grateful to all…