Saturday 4th November in the Parish Hall @ 6pm we will be sharing fellowship & fireworks together. Cost £3.50 adult & £2.00 child or £10.00 for a family of 4 or more. Choice of jacket potatoes with beans, coleslaw and cheese, also puddings. All are welcome.
Please remember that our Harvest festival service is on October 1st. We are collecting for Food bank and a local mother and baby unit. Tinned and packet foods are welcome or things for a baby. Bring what you can as an offering to God for this time of year, in thankful praise.
Also, at 4pm in the afternoon, we are holding a Songs of Praise service. If you want to suggest a hymn to sing please fill in a form at church and let us know what you want and why.
Today's MMU service has been cancelled. The next service will take place on the 19th November at 4:00pm, the venue is to be confirmed.
The next PCC meeting will take place on Tuesday 19th September at 7:30pm in the Oak Room at St Peter & St Paul's.
Please remember the foodbank when you are doing your shopping, thank you. This week the first drank is short of:
There will be a charity Quiz Night at All Saints' on Saturday 23rd September. Teams of up to 8, time 7 for 7:30pm, cost £5. Bring your own drinks and nibbles. Raffle and all proceeds to charity.
Contact Margaret on 01375 383134 for more details or to book as an individual or as a team.
A message from Ruth, our former curate:
Thank you so much to everyone from the Grays Team who came along to this event last Monday, and to everyone who sent along their best wishes. It was good to have your support and, as we've said before, Stuart and I will miss you all very much.
Starting this Wednesday 13th 9:30 and 19:30, and then in St Mary's fortnightly - 'A Taste Of New Wine' - Teaching from RT Kendall. Everybody welcome.
The next MMU service will take place on Sunday 17th September at 4:00pm in St Clement's, West Thurrock.
There will be a Harvest Supper on Saturday 7th October. More details to follow, but put the date in your diary now.
Articles for the next magazine need to be with Rosalind Sarwan by Sunday 17th September.
Please remember the foodbank when you are doing your shopping, thank you.
This week the food bank is short of:
In response to the SHAPE surveys, we are holding a Bible study course starting on 20th September. It will give an overview of the whole Bible over 6 weeks!
Cheryl, Tony and Andrew will be leading an evening group from 7:30pm to 9pm in the Oak Room, and Cathy, with others, will be leading an afternoon group from 1:30pm to 3pm in the Oak Room. lease let us know if you are going to come.
Are you still considering going? If so, now is the time to confirm.
Please collect your envelopes from the back of the church. If you would like to change to a standing order or electronic transfer, please speak to Maureen Bamford.
Noah's Ark have restarted. They are desperate for someone to help make tea and toast.If you are able to help in any way, especially setting up and putting away, please speak with Pam Kirby. Thank you.
The weekly notices taken from all our notice sheets around the team.