Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2020 - Is from 18-25 January each year. this year’s theme focuses on the hospitality of God ‘Unusual Kindness’. This year we will celebrate our common faith with a nightshelter based joint service. The joint service will be in St German’s this Wednesday 22 January at 6:30pm.
Nightshelter - If you would like to help in any way please contact Fr Phelim. Please pray for our guests and helpers.
PCC etc - The next PCC meeting is on Monday 10 Feb after the 6pm mass in the church. There will be a brief meeting of the social committee after next Sunday’s mass and the finance team next meets in the vicarage on Monday 20 Jan at 7pm.
Foodbank - Current urgent items: Tinned Fruit, Long life fruit juice, UHT milk, Rice Pudding, Sponge Puddings. Tinned potatoes.
I Ffordd Tangnefedd - (Into the Way of Peace from Luke 1:79) - Starts next Sunday 26 January 2020 at 6:30pm. A new contemplative service to begin in St German’s on Sunday evenings. Services will begin with coffee at 6pm followed by a time of reflective prayer and then, hopefully, involve a visit to a local pub for fellowship.
Social Committee - Met after last mass last week and agreed a number of events (roughly once a month) for us to celebrate as a community in different ways, e.g., parish lunches, cream teas, Summer fayre etc. The next one will be on 9 February when we will have ‘Aperitif Sunday’ after mass. This one will be hosted by Richard Davey and offerings will go to his nominated charity.
Recently Departed: David Pugh, Kenneth Vivian Parry, Fr Graham Francis RIP.
Here can be a found a copy of the news items of events and services taking place in each of our churches. Sometimes there is overlap (baptisms, visiting the sick, pilgrimages etc) but mostly events are pertain mostly to one place.