Central Methodist Church Launceston

reaching out with Christ at the Centre

Weekly News, Services & Events at Central

Monday 16th September
2pm Costa Bible Study Group
Tuesday 17th September
10am-12.00 Coffee Morning – Salvation Army
10-11.30am Open Church
7.30pm Tuesday Group AGM
Wednesday 18th September
9-11.30am Chattabox
2.30pm Wednesday Fellowship wih Revd Doreen Sparey-Delacassa
Thursday 19th September
10am–12.00 The Stanbury’s drop in coffee morning - Tel: 777661
7.00pm Connect
Friday 20th September
5.30-7pm Kids Club
Sunday 22nd September
10.30am Morning Service - Mrs Mary Hills
6.30pm 245 Revive - Revd Alistair Sharp
Monday 23rd September
2pm Costa Bible Study Group
Tuesday 24th September
10am-12.00 Coffee Morning – Cornwall Hospice Care
10-11.30am Open Church
Wednesday 25th September
9-11.30am Chattabox
2.30pm Wednesday Fellowship with Revd Howard Curnow, Harvest
7.30pm Wednesday House group
Thursday 26th September
10am–12.00 The Stanbury’s drop in coffee morning.Tel: 777661
7.00pm Connect
Friday 27th September
5.30-7pm Kids Club
Saturday 28th September
7pm Nibbles & Knowledge evening
Sunday 29th September
10.30am Morning Service with Revd Cathy Arscott
6.30pm 245 Revive - Social Evening
Events and Diary Dates
Knowledge & Nibbles Quiz, Saturday 28thSeptember starting at 7pm. Teams of up to 6 persons at £3 per head which includes drinks and snacks, plus 2 rounds of “True or False” at 50p per round. Prizes for all the winners (and some non-winners). For more information or to enter a team contact John Fitzpatrick (773927), Maggie Macoun or Les Baker.
MWiB - Autumn District Day at St. John's St. Austell, on Tuesday 17th September 10.00am- 4pm, followed by a cream tea. Speaker: Rev Steve Emery-Wright. See poster for more details.
Social Chapel Autumn Walk Jenny’s Jaunt to see Pauline’s Copse (weather permitting). Sunday, 15th September 2.30-5pm. Meet at Castle Street car park to combine cars to drive to Trespearne and walk to River Inney. For further information see Pauline Smith or Jenny Worth.
Thankyou to everyone who came and enjoyed Afternoon Tea at Elmslea. We are very pleased to tell you that we raised £289 to go towards the Christmas Child Shoe Box Appeal. If anyone is ready to start filling boxes I already have plenty available! Thankyou again Henry, Irene and everyone at Elmslea.
Harvest : If you have too much garden produce that will not keep until the Harvest Festival you can bring it into the Church porch on any Sunday before 6th Oct, where there will be a donation box for anyone to give towards the Harvest Sale. Thank you, David Allen (Action group).
Tuesday Group meets on 17th September at 7.30pm for their AGM followed by a Bring & Share supper
A correction to the plan - Lifton Harvest Festival. On Sunday September 22nd at 5.00 there will be a concert by Youthful Spirit, followed by a Harvest Tea. (not on November 3rd, as shown in the Plan).
There will be a Pastoral Visitors Training Day at Central on Saturday 5th October from 10.30 am to 3 pm for current pastoral visitors and anyone who has an interest in pastoral care. If you would like to learn more about the role of pastoral visitors please speak to Julia (without
obligation). You need to book your place on the training day in advance - details are on a poster in the church porch or see Julia Boundy (01566 781280).
The next Local Preacher’s meeting will be held on Tuesday 17th September, 7.30pm, at Lifton Chapel.
Donations from the last Film Night amounted to £36.
Wednesday Fellowship: Our new programme of meetings starts this coming Wednesday 18th September when we welcome Rev Doreen Sparey-Delacassa as our invited speaker. We look forward to seeing existing members of the Fellowship and also any new members - all will be made very welcome when we meet in the Dingley Hall at 2.30pm.
Action for Children boxes: Thank you to everyone who has given me their box for the annual emptying. If I have not already returned it to you, or if you have asked for a new one, please find it in the Church entrance hall on the book shelf. Thank you. Pat.
A charity night. Live music from the Blue Barons Oompah Band. Bar and Bavarian style food on offer, all profits in aid of Cornwall Air Ambulance. Dress Bavarian in Dirndls or Lederhosen or come as a Cornish Tourist! Rilla Mill village hall on Saturday 21st September at 7.30pm. For Tickets or further information please call 07876 224684.
The next Circuit Meeting will be held on Thursday 3rd October 7.30pm at Tregadillett Church.
A request from Glen: Glen our caretaker has requested that those who wish to borrow equipment from the Church (eg tables and chairs, kitchen crockery etc.) check it out with him before writing it in the book. This is to ensure that borrowed items can be returned before they are required for an event on our premises Pauline 776007 and Sue 777093 Glen can be contacted on 774969.