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Oberammergau Passion Play 2020

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Wednesdays 9:30 – 11am
  In St. George’s Hall.

Events and News

St. George's Appeal

Our running total is over £10,000 as we seek to raise £15,000 towards 3 new screens, 2 remote controlled cameras,

and a complex software update to

co-ordinate with our present screen.  

(We are paying the other £17,000 from

our reserves).  

The PCC has just spent nearly £4,000 on the 5 yearly re-lamping of the church lighting system.  

Will you consider a gift to help complete our  Audio Visual capability, which has added much to our services in the last 5 years?

update to co-ordinate with our present

screen. (We are paying the other

£17,000 from our reserves). Will you

consider a gift to help complete our _

Audio Visual capability, which has

added much to
our services in the last

5 years?

The Wellspring

There is a shelf at the back of

St. George’s Church for any donations

for The Wellspring.  These will be

delivered by us on a regular basis.

St. Martin's Appeal

Our running total is now over our £5,000 target towards hearing loops, a defibrillator and car park resurfacing.

(Dementia Support)

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Next session
 Tuesday 23rd  January, 2:15-4:15pm
in St George's Hall.
 Please encourage any you know suffering with dementia to come along with their carer.

Parish Weekend

20-22 April 2018

Thornleigh Hotel, Grange-Over-Sands.

Speaker: Rev John Varty  
Cost: £150 full board

Application forms now available in church. See Andy & Helen Livingston for details

Church Membership

If anyone is interested in finding out more about St. George’s or St. Martin’s, or is considering baptism or confirmation, or wondering about joining the C of E from another denomination, our Church Membership Course is 6.30pm on Sundays 11th, 18th, 25th February.  Tell Rob (850524 / and come to the Vicarage, 41 London Road North.

Favourite Psalms

From January our teaching series Is “favourite psalms”, on Sundays and at home groups.

Why not read the psalms over the holiday and know your favourite for the new year.  We will put the brass eagle in the centre of church and encourage everyone and anyone to take a turn reading out their psalm.

Teaching Xtra

on the Psalms

6.30 pm on Sunday 28th January  

in St. George’s church hall.

St. Martin’s Retired lunch

Thursday 18th January

Informal lunch for retired people who live

in Higher Poynton.  

Please contact Audrey Lowe .

Bring & Share Lunch

Sunday 21st January

Without our usual overseer, we need everyone to ‘muck-in’.

Quiet Service

6.30 pm Sunday, 21st January

Northumbria style.
All are welcome to join us in church for a time of peaceful reflection.

Mayors Fundraising

  7:30 pm Friday 26th  January

Royal British Legion

An evening of music with Acoustic Central, playing acoustic versions of popular songs from the 60’s to the present day!

Raised funds divided between Living Well and Golden Memories Dementia care groups.

Tickets available from Royal British Legion, Mates DIY


Saturday 27th January10.30am

at Wetherspoons, Poynton

 Do join us for the first TnT event of 2018,

it would be great to see you. Please let Elizabeth Walker or Louise Coleman know if you can come.

Twenties and Thirties

Serve the Lord here

After Bruce’s funeral and Irene Leigh’s retirement, we are looking for  leadership in key servant ministries.


 Could you join the church cleaning team? And consider overseeing it?

Could you look after the Garden of Remembrance?

Could you oversee our bring & share lunches?

Please talk to a churchwarden, Brian Clarke or Rob

From Lesley

No, my mum and I haven`t moved yet, but hopefully it will happen later this month.  As I can`t get to see everyone I would just like to say thank you to members of St. George`s and
St. Martin`s, for all the loving support you have blessed me with over many years, and for the gifts, cards, and good wishes, I have received.

Wishing you all a Blessed 2018.

From this month’s Grapevine

A letter from Rob McLaren

Grapevine, our parish magazine.

Copies available (50p) at the back of church or why not have it delivered every month?

See Susan Warrington or contact the church office.

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