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News: November 2017



Croston Road, Garstang, Preston PR3 1FL




Coffee will be served in the Church Hall after the service – please join us.




Sunday 12th November


10.45am         Rembrance Sunday – service led by

Revd Dr Irene John


Readings       Psalm 46 and 1 Thessalonians 5:12-24


Music             June Baker


This Week:


Tuesday 14 November        7.45am, CTiG Prayer Meeting at URC Church

                                                2.00pm, Women’s Guild, talk by Stella Clarke.


Wednesday 15 November  2.00pm, Tea and Chat

                                                7.30pm, Men’s Fellowship, Grey Games


Thursday 16 November      9.00am, Quiet Time.


Sunday 19th November


10.45am         John Costello           Twitter: @garstangurc





Special Church Meeting 26th November


A special Church Meeting will be held after worship on Sunday, 26th November, to discuss the implications of the proposed implementation of Missional Partnerships. Please read the leaflet provided by Synod and come to the meeting to give your reactions and comments. Dr Michael Pickles, Area Pastoral Committee Secretary, will be coming to the meeting to answer any questions.

Please try to attend so that you can take part in this important consultation process.



Prayer Handbooks 2018


Mary Atkinson is collecting orders for next year’s URC Prayer Handbook and next year’s URC Diary. Please let her know if you wish to order one, or both, of these publications.



Christmas Greetings in the December Newsletter.


If you wish to send greetings examples are given on page 6 of the November Newsletter. You do not need to provide a picture as they are already provided. Your message should have a maximum of 20 words so it fits easily in the boxes. There is a box in the porch into which you can put an anonymous donation in lieu of buying cards. Brenda has extended the deadline for messages until next Sunday, 19th November. You can e-mail ( or phone your greeting (01995 604523) to her, or put it on paper and post it through her door, 12 Derby Road, Garstang, or failing that you can give it to her in person next Sunday.


Posted: Sat 11th Nov 2017

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