Thank you very much to those who helped at the hospital chapel service with bed-pushing last Sunday. Your assistance was greatly appreciated.
Afternoon Communion will be held TODAY at Caversham at 2.30pm. This is a shorter service for those not able to attend the morning communion services in the parish; followed by afternoon tea.
Special Congregational meeting concerning the future “shape” of parish life.
Sunday 25th March, 10.30am in Caversham Church following combined parish worship at 9.30am. Please note there will NOT be normal services at either St Clair or St Margaret’s on 25th March.
Information and recommendations from Session for this meeting will be available for you to pick up at parish services next Sunday, 18th March, and from the parish office during the following week.
(Please note: children will be supervised during the congregational meeting.)
St Clair Women’s Fellowship – first meeting for the year will be held this Wednesday, 14th March, in the Church foyer at 2.00pm. The guest speaker is to be Mrs Margaret Diack who will speak about Fuschias. Everyone is welcome.
Lenten Gatherings: are now only happening on Thursday evenings at 7.30pm in Mosgiel. Anyone wishing to join should phone Ken Baker for venue & transport.
Parish Family Picnic / BBQ: will be held (wet or fine) in Kew Park / Sidey Hall, Caversham on Sunday 1st April, 12.30pm – mid afternoon. BBQ’s provided, so bring your picnic food & food to BBQ; fun and games for all. Note this date today.
Other Social Events being planned:
- Quiz Night – Thursday 10th May
- Mid-winter Jazz Nibbles & Dessert Evening
From the finance Team: as the 31st March is coming up, (end of personal financial year,) you may wish to consider making an extra donation to the parish; receipted donations are eligible for a 33% tax refund.
Next Monday, 19th March – Deadline for April Coastal Press. Why not promote your group, or let the rest of the parish know what’s been happening???
Cheese Rolls are available again this year….still $6 a packet. To place your order please phone Bev on 456 3668.
Updated Parish Directories – listing our parish members and their contact details are available at the office for $1.
APW Fellowship / Dunedin Presbyterial extends a very cordial invitation to all women to join with them at their first meeting for 2012, at 10.30am (morning tea) on Tuesday 27th March at East Taieri Church. Morning tea will be followed by business and speakers from East Taieri telling of the varied activities carried out by their parish. Bring your own lunch, and in the afternoon join in a communion service.
Open Lectures: All welcome to attend the following:
- “Hymns & Social Justice” – Emeritus Prof Colin Gibson, Tuesday 20th March, 5.15pm in Archway 2 Lecture Theatre.
- Seminar with Emeritus Prof Colin Gibson, Wednesday 21st March, noon – 1pm, in College of Education Tower Lecture Room G08 (145 Union St East, at Anzac Avenue.)
Today 2.30pm Afternoon Communion at Caversham
3.00pm Youth Group
Wednesday 14th 2.00pm St Clair Women’s Fellowship
7.00pm Session at St Clair
Thursday 15th 9.30am St Margaret’s Community Playgroup
10.15am Music & Movement at Caversham
7.30pm Lenten Gathering – phone Ken Baker for details
Friday 16th 7.00pm Caversham Property Committee social event
Saturday 17th 9.00am Trade Aid Meeting in St Clair Foyer
Sunday 18th 9.30am Morning Worship at Caversham; Sunday School
9.30am Morning Worship at St Clair
10.30am Morning Tea at St Margaret’s Green Island
11.00am Morning Worship at St Margaret’s
3.00pm Youth Group at Caversham