This Sunday we continue our series The Holy Spirit – Fruit of the Spirit – Galatians 5:16-18 & 22-26 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
The next Seven Service is on 28th May - This term we are looking at personal stories of God at Work today
Seven Service is on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of every month at 7pm. SEVEN is a lively, spirit lead service with worship, teaching and fellowship. We meet together after the service socially; it would be good to see you.
Churches Together – 25th May
Picnic and Prayers 7:30pm in Christ Church Grounds or inside if wet. Please bring your own picnic and enjoy chatting with one another followed by a time of prayer together as part of “Thy Kingdom Come” Week
Christ Church is a Fairtrade church, meaning that we aim to use Fairtrade products including tea and coffee after services and during church-based activities. We also encourage church members to buy and use such products at home. Every year Ware Fairtrade Committee holds a dinner, to which you are invited! It will be held on Tuesday May 23rd at Ware Rugby Club, Hoe Lane, at 7.30 for 8pm. A 3-course dinner will be served using Fairtrade ingredients and including a glass of Fairtrade wine or fruit juice. Tickets are £25 each. If you would like to attend, please see Mary Salter or contact her via the Church office.
Year 6 Pizza Picnic - Join us on Sunday 4th June for a pizza picnic 12.15-2pm! To celebrate their time in children’s church and to help with transition we are having a time just for our wonderful year 6s. This will include food, games and time chatting about the move to secondary school and praying together. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org also let us know any dietary requirements.
Children’s Church Team Meeting – Saturday 10th June 9.30-11.30am in church, starting with coffee and croissants! A time for the team to reflect and celebrate, plan and look ahead to the coming year.
Please RSVP to Lizzie email@example.com
Parent’s Social - Parents of 0-11’s you are invited Monday 12th June 8pm in Church.
Would you like to meet more parents? Want to pray with your children but not sure where to start? Do you have some wisdom to share? Come along!
Babies and Toddlers Course
Would you like to know more about growing your baby’s or toddler’s faith from the comfort of your living room? Parenting for Faith are running this online course on 13th June, 20th June, 27th June and 4th July. John and Lizzie Castle are hosting a Christ Church group from 8-9. If you would like more information, please contact the office.
Women’s Day ––Saturday 17th June, 2.30-7.30pm, join us as we worship, share food, unwind, pray, hear stories, be creative and have fun. For ALL women of ALL ages at Christ Church (not under 18's). Please spread the word!
We will be praying for the event every Tuesday at 2pm. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like to come, or information on how to be involved, or to join us as we prepare in prayer
Mens BBQ – SAVE THE DATE – 20th July for further details contact Richard Marlow
Day at the Beach –SAVE THE DATE Saturday 23rd September 2023
All age beach trip- Walton-on-The Naze (low tide is at midday, so this time we won’t have to relocate because the tide is coming in!)
A huge thank you to all who attended the APCM. If you would like a copy of last years report please contact the office.
Please be praying for the first meeting of the new PCC on Monday evening
Christ Church School
There is a vacancy for a School Governor at Christ Church School. If you are interested in supporting the school in this way please talk to John
Tapestry exhibition inspired by the creation story at St Albans cathedral.
'Threads through Creation' is a spectacular sequence of twelve huge textile panels that will be on display between 3rd May and 9th June 2023. Created by textile artist Jacqui Parkinson, these beautiful panels retell the creation story in the book of Genesis. Viewers are treated to a wonderful variety of colours, shapes, patterns and course lots of creatures. https://www.stalbanscathedral.org/event/threads-through-creation-schools
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 you can give via bank transfer:
Account name: Christ Church Ware PCC Account Number: 00086783 Sort Code: 40 52 40 Click Here further details
Office – 01920 487267 email@example.com www.christchurchware.co.uk
Office opening hours 09:00 – 13:00 Monday to Thursday & 09:00 – 12:30 Fridays