Famine Appeal A generous £412.34 was raised in retiring collections for the Disasters Emergency Committee Easter Africa Appeal. This is in addition to the £182.62 raised for the DAC Yemen Crisis Appeal at the Lent Lunches.
Craft Fair held last Saturday raised £223.90 for Church funds. Thanks to all who helped and attended this event.
Free Challen Piano – looking for a new home. Please contact Mrs Ryder Telephone 01462 834527, who lives in Radwell.
Evensong will be sung once a month at 6pm on the second Sunday in the month in summer. The first will be 14 May, followed by 11 June, 9 July & 13 August. Do plan to come.
Christian Aid volunteers are needed to collect at the Co op on Friday 19 May & Saturday 20 May at Baldock Services. There is a sign up sheet in church.
Christian Aid events 10am - 11.30am Saturday 6 May Coffee Morning & Table Top Sale at the Methodist Church. 7pm Saturday 13 May Quiz Night at Kings Baptist Church.
The Motor Neurone Association is collecting postage stamps. If you know of any clubs, businesses groups or shops etc who can help this appeal, Keryle Rutherford will be happy to receive the stamps.
All Saints Church, Radwell have a stock of newly pressed apple juice which is available at £3 per bottle. Please order from Maureen Winters 01462 730264.
The Bishop of St Albans has announced that Revd Bill has accepted his invitation to be Assistant Rural Dean for the Deanery of Hitchin in addition to his existing office as vicar of Stotfold and Radwell. Please pray for Bill as he takes up this additional role.
Odd Jobs needed. Students from the Academy of Central Bedfordshire, under staff supervision, would like to offer on Wednesday afternoons services such as carwashing, gardening, dog walking, cooking and light repairs. The school will not charge for these services and individuals are asked not to pay the students. However, you may choose to make a donation to the school, which will buy gift vouchers for the students. For details please contact Johanna Martin at the ACB by emailing jmartin@ acb.beds.sch.uk or phoning 01462 410540.
Church Magazine - The 2017 yearly subscription of £5 is now due for our quarterly magaine and if you wish to pay by this method please see Alison Collis.
Walking and Talking: an opportunity for fellowship. We are organising a series of walks, open to all, in the spring and summer months ahead. Each month will take us to a local church where Revd Bill will share a few moments of prayer & reflection. Some routes may include a drink at a local pub on route. We hope they will offer both fun & fellowship. David Ribbans has kindly agreed to plan & lead the walks. The first walk will be on Sunday 21 May. Please contact David if you are interested on 01462732659.
Samaritans Purse Update - just to let you know that our Christmas gift shoe boxes went to children in Bosnia.