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Events

Alton Walking Church for Men – next walk 20th October 2019

September 9, 2019 – December 1, 2019

Autumn Programme 2019 An opportunity to walk and talk and enjoy God’s creation After two very pleasant weekday morning walks in July for eight of us, we have decided to branch out into early evening and Sunday late afternoon walks. There is a theme for each walk and one walk will end with a meal […]

Pray-ers Together

October 25, 2019
8pm

This week meeting at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Four Marks. A group of Christians from the Alton Churches praying for the town, community and churches.

Men’s Breakfast at the White Hart, Holybourne

October 26, 2019
8.30am

We will be meeting at the White Hart, Holybourne, at 8.30am on Saturday 26th October for our usual delicious ‘full English’ breakfast, all for just £8. Come and enjoy some lively banter and listen to our excellent speaker, the Revd Gordon Randall, our Associate Vicar. If you have not attended the breakfast for a while we would love […]

Monthly Community Market

November 2, 2019
9am-12noon

Saturday 2nd November Parish Centre – 9am-12noon Donations please to Clive Muller 01420 86064

Training for intercessory prayer and lesson reading at All Saints

November 2, 2019
10.30am -11.30am

All Saints is in need of more people to lead intercessory prayer and/or read the lesson. If you would like to come to a training session, it will be held on Saturday November 2nd at All Saints 10.30 (intercessors) and 11.00 (readers). Please sign the list at the back of All Saints.

GAP Skittles Evening – Fully Booked!

November 9, 2019
6pm-10pm

Everyone is invited to come along to the Jolly Farmer, Blacknest, for an evening of chat and skittles. Please make a note in your diary – Saturday 9th November 6pm – 10pm The cost is just £13.50 per head, and that includes a choice of a basket meal – Battered cod, Wholetail scampi, Pork and […]

Monthly Community Market

November 30, 2019
9.00am-12.00pm

Saturday 30th November Parish Centre – 9am-12noon Donations please to Clive Muller 01420 86064

News

Knitting enthusiasts – Christmas Angels

Last year 500 knitted angels with a Christmas message to come to a Church service were placed around the town. All knitters are invited to make more. Patterns are at the back of the churches. Thank you

CYC Quiz – pick up your copy from church

The fiendish CYC quiz is back! Be ready to scratch your head, and stretch those brain cells to the limit!! Available after services from Joy Windsor or Sue Dell.

Parish Treasurer WANTED

Andrew Russell, the POTR Treasurer for the past 5 years, is standing down at the end of December. We need a replacement! This is a great opportunity to make a significant contribution to parish life. Almost everything we do requires money and as a member of the Administration and Finance Committee and the PCC you […]

Keep collecting for Alton Foodbank

We are keeping our thoughts and celebrations for Harvest throughout October.  As part of this we ask that you keep bringing items to our churches for distribution to Alton Foodbank. Please do be generous.

Community Market raised £497

Well done to all those involved in the Monthly Community Market held at The Parish Centre.  This month a whopping £497 was raised.  We look forward to the next one on 2nd November between 9am and 12noon.

POTR Free Cycle

Following up from our Eco-Church launch last week, why not sign up to the POTR Freecycle group. Contact Julie Howe for more information on familyhowe@talktalk.net. A great way to strengthen local community ties and promote environmental sustainability and reuse.

Home Insurance with Ecclesiatical – earn £130 for our parish

Are you looking to renew your home insurance? Ecclesiastical Insurance will donate £130 to a nominated Anglican church for each new Ecclesiastical home insurance policy taken out as part of their Trust130 campaign. This offer runs to the end of the year and is open to you, if you do not already insure your home […]

Need Prayer – Prayer Cascade – Praying for Each Other

Praying for Each Other Among a number of other opportunities to receive prayer in the parish, is the PRAYER CASCADE.  If you have a personal need, a family situation or any other matter for which you would like prayer, please email, in confidence, pray4potr@gmail.com.  A team of people from the parish will regularly pray for […]