Saturday 22nd February 10am—12noon in Church. Raffle, Sales Table. ALL WELCOME . Proceeds to CHURCH FUNDS.
PREPARING FOR CONFIRMATION: This is a final call for anyone wanting to speak about preparing for Confirmation – please be in touch with Rev’d Carolyn.
Inbetweenies will be at St James’ Parish Hall, Sandbed Lane, LS15 8JB. What happens in-between ‘Here we go up to BETHLEHEM’ and ‘JERUSALEM Journey’? An invitation to come along to St James’ Church, Manston, for a morning of craft and activities, concluding with a short act of worship, for children up to the age of […]
February 2020 How is your New Year’s resolution going? Did you manage to think of something and stay committed to following through with your promise? In all honesty I didn’t contemplate on making a New Year’s resolution but upon reading Canon Ann’s letter last month I did think about my plans and ambition for the […]
January 2020 Revelation 4:11: “Worthy are you, our Lord and God, to receive glory and honour and power, for you created all things, and by your will they existed and were created” May I wish all our readers a healthy, peaceful and enjoyable 2020. Is it so long since the Millennium? Yes, time does fly […]
December 2019 Have you recently had the privilege of visiting a new-born baby? The very wording of that question suggests that if you have, then it was the ‘new-born’ who was the focus of your attention. It is reasonable to assume that visiting a new-born, would also bring you into contact and relationship with at […]
Did you know that each church in the Church of England has to pay it’s parish share? Our church share is £52, 917 in 2020. This pays for clergy stipends & housing, pensions etc. Could you pay a bit more to help us? It really helps if you can pay by direct debit. Why not […]
Christmas tree festival 2019 About 80 people gathered for the opening of the Christmas tree festival and the grand switching on of the tree lights. Much prosecco and mulled wine was consumed, and many mince pies and Christmas tree biscuits eaten! There were 18 trees in the festival, and along side the many church organisations […]
Our mission statement is: To be an effective sign of God’s overflowing love in this parish and the wider world
Review of the 14th season of Coffee Concerts – 2018_19 As the 14th season of Coffee Concerts comes to an end, it was a pleasure to finish with our Junior Church Choir. There were only 6 of them performing but they sang out so beautifully, both in unison and in 2 parts. They also took […]