Weekly News

For where two or three gather in my name,

there am I with them.

Matthew 18:20

Saturday 30th November

12noon.
The anniversary icon commissioned for All Saints’ from Fr Jim Blackstone, who was our Parish Assistant when training for ordination, will be dedicated in church tomorrow at 12 noon at the St Andrew’s Day Mass.

Please do join us then and stay for a glass of wine afterwards. Below an image of the icon: 

                                                   

 

Friday 29 NovemberRobes Sleepout Members of the Youth Group and their leaders including Father William will sleepout in the grounds of Southwark Cathedral to raise money to support churches who open their halls and spaces for the homeless during the winter months as night shelters and soup kitchens. If you are able to sponse them please follow the link: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/allsaintsblackheathyg

 

Parish Pilgrimage - Venice 2019. 

Each year we join our friends at St Laurence, Catford and head off on Pilgrimage lead by Father Nicholas and Father Charles. Here are just a few images of our time out in Venice! 

                    

Santa Maria Assunta, Torcello       Enjoying some down time in the ground of La Casa Cardinal     St Felix Venezia Sestiere Cannaregio

                                                                                                                  

The Vicar was among those invited to meet the Patriarch of Venice who had granted permission for our Mass in Torcello, the first church of Venice, during his visit to the Anglican Church. Here His Grace Francesco Moraglia is seen talking to Canon Bradshaw, the Anglican Chaplain.                    

                                                 

 

Tuesday 3 December, 7.30 for 8.00 pm, St Mildred's Lee, SE12 ORA. Election Question Time, Lewisham East. Come and hear the candidates answer your questions. Entry by advance ticket ONLY.  Email ticket requests with NAME and POSTCODE to  hustings@stmildreds.org.uk

                   

 

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The Youth Group meets fortnightly on Friday evening from 27 September, from 7.00pm to 9.00pm in the Vestry. All aged nine and over on 1 September 2019 are warmly welcome. More info from Deborah, Diana, Jim, Rachel and Sue at yg@allsaintsblackheath.org.

Next meeting: 22nd Nov

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Would you like to sponsor a favourite piece of music or choose a hymn?

Please speak to Matthew Dunn if there is a hymn or piece of music you would like to hear in church, perhaps in memory of someone, to commemorate a special event such as a birthday or wedding anniversary, or simply for the joy of it.

Just £10 per performance. All in aid of our parish charity

 

To make a donation for flowers to decorate the church, perhaps to commemorate an event special to you, please call 0208 852 6957.

 Food Bank Donations. 

Pasta & curry sauces, tinned tomatoes/meat/fish/vegetables/fruit/rice pudding, tea bags, instant coffee, instant potato, UHT cows’ milk, long-life fruit juice, jam, cereal bars, sugar (1kg bags), ketchup, mayonnaise, noodles, chocolate bars, biscuits, Instant Whip/Angel Delight, custard, nappies (size 5&6), toiletries (deodorant, shampoo and conditioner, and toothpaste) and strong carrier bags.  No pasta or baked beans, though, please.

The collection box is at the back of church. Thank you.

 

 



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