Christian Aid Week collection. Envelopes for Christian Aid Week are being given out at all the St Helen’s and St Peter’s services this Sunday. Please return the envelopes with any donation you would like to make via the collection plate, the church office or to Simon Best (01438 833306) this week or next Sunday. Please fill out the Gift Aid slip if you are eligible.
Quiz Night in aid of Christian Aid – Friday 9th June at St Helen’s School at 7 for 7.30pm. £10 per head to include fish and chip supper (vegetarian option). Tables of 8. Make up a table with your friends and neighbours and book through Isobel 832439 / firstname.lastname@example.org.
Forms available at the back of church.
“Not such fun to cook for One” Lunch on Sunday 11 June, Mead Hall at 12.30pm. We’re offering a cooked meal, dessert and a glass of wine -please speak to Anne 07790 237760 if you would like to come. Feel free to invite someone you know who might enjoy coming to this lunch but also let them know they need to RSVP. We welcome people from the village but do only have 40 spaces, so book now. If you would like to help with the cooking or serving, please contact Hilary 07712 7091625.
CAP Money Course – a money management course that teaches people budgeting skills and a simple, cash-based system that really works. This course will help anyone to get more in control of their finances, so they can save, give and prevent debt. Held over 3 Tuesday evenings – 27th June, 4th July and 11th July at St Helen’s School, 7.30pm. Book your place by calling the Church Office 01582 834031.
Choral Evensong for Pentecost, June 4th, 6.30pm. To end the “Thy Kingdom Come” prayer event we will be having another choral evensong at St Helen’s. This will be followed by “Prosecco and Puddings”. If you are willing to make a pudding, please contact Linda via email, email@example.com. We will also need a couple of people to help lay out the puddings immediately after the service.
During half term (29 May – 2 June), Coffee in the Chancel will open on only one day: Tuesday 30 May, 10am-12pm. Normal opening hours resume on Monday 5 June, 9am.
Save the Date!
Saturday 1st July
4pm Kate Daymond’s Ordination at St Albans Cathedral
Sunday 2nd July
11am Stephen Tudway’s Ordination at St Albans Cathedral
1.30pm Combined Celebratory BBQ at The Rectory