Every week we print notices in The Messenger, our Sunday service sheet. Here, you'll find the notices that are published there, along with any we haven't been able to include on paper. Please check this page regularly for updates..
Church at 3:
Our dementia-friendly service, Church at 3, is on Sunday 20 January, 3.00pm. This is a short service with familiar readings and hymns, followed by afternoon tea.
New Electoral Roll:
This year, a new Church Electoral Roll is being prepared. By being on the Roll you are able to vote at the Church’s Annual General Meeting. Everyone who wishes to be included on the Roll must complete an application form. Paper copies of the form are available in church or the form can be completed on the website. Completed and signed paper forms can go to Phil (Parish Administrator) or Carol (Clerk to the PCC), or post them in the blue box at the back of church.
Join us at our next Coffee Morning on Saturday 2 February, 10.30am—12.30pm, which is being run by Connect Bible Study Group.
Broken World, Radical Solutions:
The theme for the next Deanery Synod meeting is Environmental Responsibility and the main speaker will be Andy Lester, Conservation Director at A. Rocha UK. The talk is entitled, ‘Broken World, Radical Solutions’. The meeting will take place at St Andrew’s on Monday 4 February at 7.30pm for 7.45pm. Anyone who is interested in environmentalism with a Christian perspective is very welcome to attend. Just come along on the evening and feel free to bring any friends and/or family.
The Mayor of Hertford, Councillor Beryl Wrangles, and members of the Town Council will be joining us for a Civic Service at St Andrew’s on Sunday 27 January at 10.30am.
Friday Lunch Club: Helpers and cooks are needed for Friday Lunch (held on second Fridays in the St Andrew’s Centre). If you could help in any way, please contact Viv (01992 584004) or Sue (01992 421806).
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2019:
The United Service during the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be held at Hertford Methodist Church on Sunday 20 January at 3.00pm.
We continue to receive regular donations for the Hertford & District Foodbank at St Andrew’s — thank you. There is now a Christmas Shopping List of items most needed—please check the Foodbank page here.
Safeguarding at St Andrew’s:
Catherine Sleath is our Safeguarding Officer and you can read her report to the APCM on the Church website. If you have any questions or concerns relating to safeguarding for people of any age at St Andrew’s, please get in touch with Catherine (01992 537867).
Send us your hymn choice!
Is there a hymn that you enjoy singing and haven’t heard in a while? Let us know your request by filling in the slip of paper on the back pew in the church. You can also email your request to Alan (email@example.com).
St Andrew’s Library:
Please take a look at the library book trolley near the church entrance—it is there at all times for you to peruse the books and choose a title or two to borrow. Carol Crowhurst.
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