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Saturday 18th November 2017

Reading Programme

Welbeck Academy is looking for help with one to one reading. If you are willing to assist, please speak with Stephen.

 

Monday 6th November 2017

Farewell to Franciscans

After four years in Byker and Walker the Franciscans will be closing their Friary here to take up new work in Birmingham. We give thanks for their presence with us and we will have a simple farewell Eucharist with food after: Wednesday 15th November at St Anthony’s. 7.30pm

 

Saturday 4th November 2017

Launch for Tyne and Wear Citizens UK

The Tyne and Wear Citizens UK is a group that advocates for change in our area, and is supported by the Diocese and local churches. Their focus in our area will be on poverty issues, mental health, and public safety. Some of the MINE churches are involved in this and it is an organisation with a good track record for making things happen.

The Launch for Tyne and Wear with many speakers both Church and political will be this Tuesday at the Tyne Theatre. If you would like to go, let Stephen know.

 

Sunday 22nd October 2017

Alastair MacNaughton

Alastair MacNaughton sadly passed away last Friday. His funeral will be on Tuesday 31st October at St Michael's Church, Byker, 11am.

Our prayers and thoughts are with Diana and their family.

 

Sunday 24th September 2017

Harvest Thanksgiving Next Sunday

Our annual Harvest Thanksgiving service will be next Sunday. Please bring anything you can to help support the work of People's Kitchen, and to decorate the Church.

Things they are especially in need of:
Tinned veg, fruit and soup; individual cereal packs, jams, evaporated milk, longlife milk, men's and women's toiletries, sugar, tubs of margarine or butter.

 

Sunday 10th September 2017

Bishop Mark in Great North Run for MINE

The Bishop of Berwick wants to support the work of the MINE churches and in particular our work with youth and children. He will be running today on our behalf. If you missed out in supporting our walkers and cyclists last week, show your support for Bishop Mark this week with a text or a donation on justgiving.com/crowdfunding/mine-bishopofberwick, and with your prayers for him and the work we are able to do.

 

Tuesday 5th September 2017

Uniform Drop Box

Gail, at the reception desk manages a drop box for school uniforms, some with logos for local schools. Families can donate unused uniforms or collect uniforms that are needed at no charge. Please pass the word along.

 

Sunday 20th August 2017

Money Advice Centre for MINE Churches

MINE Churches have been approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to open a money advice centre for those in financial crisis. We will need to set up a centre and recruit volunteers who will be fully trained to do this work.

If you are interested in helping with this, or volunteering, please let Stephen know. Training is open to anyone and will be two Saturdays in October or November.