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What's on - 17 November 2019 onwards

Connie Nantege from our congregation is doing a sponsored walk for Shelter, the homelessness charity because she wants 'to see everyone with a place they call home'. To sponsor her, please go to

Congratulations to Anna, Chukwudi, Gabriella and Harley who were confirmed yesterday at St Paul's Cathedral. Please pray for them.

Next Sunday (24th) is the feast of 'Christ the King'. There will be a 'Last Sunday of the Month' service at 4pm.

Parish Advent Retreat. Sat 30th November, 11.15am -2.15pm in the church. Please save the date. Speaker: The Revd Alice Whalley, Vicar of St John the Evangelist, Brownswood Park. All very welcome! Please sign the list if you'd like to come.

Advent CAROL SERVICE Sun 1 Dec, 4pm.

Parish Christmas Bazaar, Sat 7 December, 12-4pm. Please save the date. Please think about whether you have any of these things at home that you'd like to give:


Tombola prizes



Bric a Brac

Raffle Prizes

Home produce (please sign the list at the back of church).

And help with stalls would be a huge help - please see the list at the back of church. There's also space for ideas of new stalls we've never had before.

Setting up for the Bazaar. It would be really useful to have some help on Thursday 5th Dec at 11am to bring some things down from the Tower and on Friday 6th Dec from 1pm to set up tables.

The next church cleaning will be Sat, 14 Dec, 9.30-11.30am. Please note, this is the second Sat of the month, as the Christmas Bazaar is the weekend before.

FESTIVAL CHORUS CONCERT, Sun 15th Dec, 7pm. Verdi Requiem & 3 Opera Choruses.

Night Shelter starts again in November. John Alty is very kindly co-ordinating the rota. He expects to be responsible for Saturday evenings and Sunday mornings up until Christmas and in the New Year for Friday nights and Saturday mornings. If you'd like to join the Night Shelter rota, please email John on

Come & Sing Handel's 'Messiah' - an annual community event. We are organizing an annual come-and-sing Handel's 'Messiah', supported by a band of professional musicians. Please help us to fund this unique opportunity to bring our community together by donating at:

Donations can also be given to Victoria or Andrew. The concert will take place on Saturday 4th January, 2020 at St John of Jerusalem Church with the Wyatt Sinfonia, conducted by Zoë Kundu. Soloists: Emma Dogliani, Katy Bingham-Best, Angelo Fallaria & Edward Jowle. For further details, please call 0208 533 5722.

Do take a look at the plans at the back of church for the interior of the church, and the churchyard. Please make any comments on the post-it notes provided.