Sunday 2 May 2021

A very warm welcome to all who worship here today. Please stay for a cuppa and conversation after the service.

An invitation to join Beckenham Methodist in prayer for India as they fight Covid-19. TODAY 2pm, 83 Malcolm Ave. All are welcome.

Reminder to work group leaders – please email a short report to Anna before Friday 14th May in preparation for Parish Council meeting.

Wednesday Walkers 5th May:  Meet 9.30am at Halswell Quarry carpark or Cashmere Rd.  Coffee at Urban in Cashmere Rd. All welcome. Sonya 027 253 3397.

Church Cleaning: Volunteers are still required for July. Please sign the orange list on the noticeboard in the foyer. Thank you to those who have already volunteered.

Pastoral Team meeting Monday 3rd May 9.30am starting with a cuppa in the foyer. Lyndsey 388 1264.

Pastoral Care Visiting course – this is a three week course beginning on Monday 10th May 9.30am-12noon. Contact Lyndsey 388 1264.

Court Theatre trip Thursday 1 July 6.30pm to see a musical “Once” – based on a movie set in Dublin. Price $62/$38 with CSC. Please sign the list in the foyer by the end of May if you would like to come. Sue 960 7657.

South Brighton Voices, together with New Brighton Silver Band present  “Bright ‘n Brassy” on Sunday 16th May at 2pm in the Roy Stokes Hall, New Brighton. Tickets $20 adults, available from Lyndsey McKay.

What’s on This Week:

Monday 9.30am-12noon St Mark’s Elder Care. Therese 337 1225.

Monday 9.30am Pastoral Team meeting. Lyndsey 388 1264.

Monday 1-3pm Hillsborough-Heathcote WI. Jennifer 332 3314.

Tuesday 10am – 2pm South Elder Care. Jeannette 332 9869.

Tuesday 7.15pm Christian Meditation Group. Contact Dugald 380 5024.

Wednesday 9.30am Walking Group: Halswell Quarry. Sonya 027 2533397.

Wednesday 9.30am Port Hills U3A. Anneke 328 7459.

Wednesday 7.30pm Global Voices choir. Nick 027 2255142.

Thursday 10am – 12 noon Crafty Crafters. Bring along your own craft items or learn a new skill. $3 per session. Jeannette 332 9869.

Thursday 1.30pm Sit & Be Fit. Anneke 328 7459.

Thursday 5-7pm Familial Trust mentor group. Nadine 981 1093.

Friday 1-4pm Sorting for Trash & Treasure Sale

TRASH & TREASURE SALE Saturday 8 May 8.30am-12noon

Books, Cakes, Preserves, Plants, White Elephant Clothing – something for everyone. Sign the list in the foyer if you can help!!

The Menzshed will also have a stall and there will be a sausage sizzle and waffles available. Cash only.

Supporting both St Martins Presbyterian and St Mark’s Anglican Churches, this community outreach event is organised by the Fundraising Team – Irene Gray, Sue Saunders, Peter Mechaelis & Ken Austin on behalf of our newly-formed Parish Council.

**Items can be dropped off from 1-4pm on Friday 7th. If you need assistance to get items to the church, please contact the Office 332 6192.