This Sunday is Pentecost Sunday, come expectant to have a fresh encounter with the Holy Spirit. We continue our sermon series on Living a Mission Shaped Life – Connecting Luke 10:1-11. Do join us at 9 am or 10.30 am in church. You can also join us as usual every Sunday at 10.30 am on our live stream. Just follow this link: https://www.christchurchware.co.uk/live-stream.html
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Sunday morning 5th June- Splash (school year 1-3) and Xtreme (yr 4-6) groups are having a Water Extravaganza! Please wear appropriate footwear and bring a change of clothes just in case.
Year 6 events:
Toddlers- After a break for half term we will be back on 6th and 7th June
If anyone would like to attend Marcus’s ordination at St. Albans Cathedral it is at 4pm Saturday 2ndJuly. We also have 10 spaces available on a bus with St. Mary’s leaving at 2pm, if you would like one of those spaces, please let the office know (cost approx. £10/12).
Welcome to Marcus & Judith
We are planning a bring your own Picnic Lunch on Sunday 3rd July at 12:15 (on the school field if dry) – to meet with Marcus, Judith and Ruby and each other.
Curate Welcome Box
Marcus and Judith are due to move into the parish mid-June. We would love to welcome them by stocking their larder. If you would like to contribute, A shopping list is available at the back of Church for those who would like to contribute so that we can coordinate the gift and don’t end up with 100 tins of baked beans!! Any perishable goods will need delivering to the office before they arrive. Please see box at back of Church
Cleaning the Curatage
Volunteers required to help 6th/7th June in spring cleaning the after the renovation work carried out. Please contact the office
Message from the Dudley’s
Jane and I want to say a massive thank you to you all for the wonderful send-off you gave Martin on his retirement. We were so touched by all of the messages, well wishes and the amazing party on Saturday night, all of which were unexpected. Your generosity will live long in our memories.
Martin & Jane
Office opening hours
09:00 – 13:00 Monday to Thursday
09:00 – 12:30 Fridays
No Coffee Mornings this week (4th)- We will resume on 10th A place of friendship and community, Just drop in for refreshment, a natter and a listening ear. Friday mornings, 10am – 12noon, in the Church
Thanks to a partnership with the Diocese, we are looking to be able to appoint an Assistant Pastor at Christ Church. So that we are able to strengthen the community, and in due course resource other churches and mission opportunities. Full details will be available soon or to find out more contact John Hookway via the office. Please be praying about the exciting opportunities in front of us.
Giving at Christ Church
All our ministries are generously supported by members of this church community. If you would like to join them in giving here is you can give by via bank transfer:
Account name: Christ Church Ware PCC Account Number: 00086783 Sort Code: 40 52 40
or see the website: https://www.christchurchware.co.uk/giving.html for more information.
God bless, John and the Christ Church Team