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What's on - 12 May onwards

you are the least bit interested in gardening, then the Oasis Day this Tuesday is for you. It's entitled, 'Meeting God in the Garden', led by Chris Chapman, formerly Spiritual Advisor for the Diocese of Southwark. The day costs £10 which includes lunch, drinks and all handouts. The day costs £10 which includes lunch, drinks and all handouts. The day begins at St Andrew's Church, Holborn. Jesus said, "Look, see what happens when you are Grounded in God's good soil…" Chris is an excellent retreat leader and this is day you will enjoy!

The next PCC meeting is this Tues 14 May at 8.05pm in the Parish Room (after the 7.30pm Eucharist).

This Wed 15 May, 7-9pm, here in church - 'Dying Matters'. A panel of local speakers address the questions we sometimes hesitate to ask: John Harris (Funeral Director); The Revd Jane Alty (Anglican chaplain, St Joseph's Hospice); Dr Ruth Freedman (St Joseph's Hospice); Iftekhar Shah (solicitor). Free event. Do invite along people you think might be interested.

Greenery Day, this Sat, 18 May, 11am-3pm. Plants etc at amazing prices. Prideaux House, 10 Church Crescent. All welcome!

There will be Prayers for Healing on Sunday 19 May as part of our Sunday morning service.

Our Ascension Day service will be on Thursday 30th May at 7.30pm.

The next church cleaning will be on Sat 1 June, 9.30-11.30am.

We will be 'Beating the Bounds' of the parish on Sunday 2 June, meeting at the Church Crescent bus stop at 2pm.

Date for the Diary - Sunday 23 June, 10am. Our Patronal Festival (Feast of the Birth of John the Baptist). Guest Preacher - Br Sam SSF (Society of St Francis). Br Sam is a former Minister Provincial of the Franciscans' European Province and a former Guardian of Hilfield Priory in Dorset. He is now based at the Franciscans' house in Plaistow, Newham. Please stay for a shared meal after the service.

Prideaux House: Comfortable hall available to hire for private events including birthday parties, baby showers and small wedding receptions. Please contact Prideaux House for rates and further details: 10, Church Crescent, E9 7DL, 020 8986 6000;