This Week and Beyond at St Michaels

These are all the events taking place in church.  Some occasional users may be in at other times
Don't miss:

World Day of Prayer Friday 1st March at 2 pm

Table for All (supper & discussion) Sunday 3rd March at 6-7 pm - thinking about 'Winter' this time

Ballet Café returns on Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th March 4-6 pm

Crafty Church (intro, making time & refreshments) Saturday 23rd March at 4 - 4.45 pm - 'Lent customs' theme

FEBRUARY 2019

SUNDAY 17th  Septuagesima (3 before Lent)

  • 10 am Sung Eucharist + Sunday School
  • 1 pm Life in Christ Punjabi ecumenical worship
  • 4-9 pm Syrian Orthodox worship

NB Septuagesima = roughly 70 days before Easter. This was the ancient way of counting down to Easter using Latin titles and we refer to these weeks between the Christmas cycle and Lent as 'Gesima Season at St Michael's

School half term break: no dance school or keep fit this week
 
Wednesday 20th 
  • 11 am Informal Eucharist + coffee

 

Thursday 21st 
  • 8 am Said Eucharist
  • church open for 50+ club members
 
Saturday 23rd Polycarp of Smyrna, martyr, c.155
  • 4pm to 6 pm OMG! Christianity Essentials course: workshop 1 for signed up members only

If you did not sign up for the OMG! Christianity Essentials course but would be interested in learning more please contact us via email

 

SUNDAY 24th  Sexagesima (2 before Lent)

  • 10 am  Sung Eucharist + Sunday School
  • 1 pm Life in Christ Punjabi ecumenical worship
  • 4pm ELCE Lutheran worship
 
Tuesday 26th
  • 2-7 pm church open for dance school users

 

Wednesday 27th George Herbert, poet, priest, 1633
  • 11 am Informal Eucharist + coffee 
  • 4-7 pm church open for dance school users

 

Thursday 28th  
  • 8 am Said Eucharist

 

MARCH

Friday 1st  David of Menevia, Patron of Wales, 601
  • 10 am Move to the Groove keep fit 
  • 2 pm World Day of Prayer - Slovenia - everyone is welcome

 

SUNDAY 3rd Quinquagesima (Next before Lent)

  • 10 am Sung Eucharist + Sunday School
  • 1 pm Life in Christ Punjabi ecumenical worship
  • 6 pm  Table for All : food for body, mind and spirit: "Time"  
 
Tuesday 5th
  • 2-7 pm church open for dance school folk

 

Ash Wednesday 6th Lent begins
  • 11 am Informal Eucharist (with Ashing ceremony)
  • 4-7 pm church open for dance school folk
  • 7.30 pm Solemn Liturgy for Beginning of Lent: Ashing and Holy Communion

 

Thursday 7th  SS Perpetua, Felicity & Companions, Martyrs, 203
  • 8 am Said Eucharist

 

Friday 8th  Edward King, Bp of Lincoln, 1910
  • 10 am Move to the Groove keep fit 
  • 5.30 pm Silent meditation

 

Look out for:   Ballet Café 12th & 13th March 4-6 pm;   St Joseph Tuesday 19th March at 8am;   Crafty Church Saturday 23rd March on Lenten customs