Save the date:
White Elephant donations: Please start bringing in your contributions for the Mini Fair. Call 0407 382 647 if you want to arrange drop off.
Shrove Tuesday: 25 February is Shrove Tuesday. Please place names on sheet at door.
Palm Crosses: Time to look for those crosses and bring them on Ash Wednesday 26 February or the 23 February the Sunday before Ash Wednesday.
Lenten Bible Studies: There will be bible studies for Lent. After the Wednesday and Thursday Service as well as a night time study.
Mothers Union Branch Meeting: Mothers Union is a world-wide Anglican organisation known in Australia as Anglican Mothers Union Australia (AMUA) whose Vision is of a world where God’s love is shown through loving, respectful and flourishing relationships. Next date: 10am, Wednesday, 26th February. Speakers: Bishop Bill and Dr Robin Ray Topic: Ash Wednesday Reflection.
Parish Pantry: Giving of non perishable food to those in need. Blessing of donations on the last Sunday of the month at 7am and 9am services. Next blessing: Sunday, 23rd February.
Prayer for Christian Unity: This year the service has been created by the people of Zimbabwe. Theme is “Rise! Take your mat and walk!” It will be held at St Mark’s Anglican Church, Bonney Avenue, Friday 6th March 10 am.
Opportunity for all to come and play with friends.
Location: St Colomb’s Ministry Centre, commencing at 9:30am.
Next date: Thursday, 12th March
Men’s Breakfast: Fellowship time for men of all ages welcome to eat and talk. Location: St Colomb’s Centre at Clayfield, commencing at 7am.
Next date: Saturday, 14th March.
Mini Fair: Election is on the 28th March. Please write your name on the stall you will assist at.
Parish Council Meeting: The date for next Council will be St Colomb’s Centre, March.
Kids Church helpers: We are on a break for the holidays, but would like people with a gift for working with children who would enjoy the opportubnity to be an important part in growing this special part of our family. Please talk to Fr Iain if you know someone, or would like to be involved.
Fund Raising Groups: The council is requesting parishioners to look at ways of fundraising to make up the difference in budget spending. The first group is a plant growing group to provide plants for Mini Fair and other selling opportunities.
Guinness Club: Time for men of all ages to share in a drink and talk, commencing at 6:00pm. Location: Gallopers, Lancaster Rd, Ascot.
Next date: TBA.
Morning Tea St John’s: After 9am services on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month. Please stay today for coffee tea and a chat
Morning Teas St Colomb’s: After 7am service every Sunday. Come and have some raisin toast with your tea or coffee.