A warm welcome to the
PARISH OF St PETER-IN-THANET
News Sheet for Sunday 30th June 2019
(Details of Worship and Services in separate white pew sheet)
DIARY OF EVENTS for July
Monday 01 14:30 Home Group @92 Dumpton Park Drive
Tuesday 02 18:30 St Peter’s Women’s Group visit to Windmill
Community Garden Centre
Wednesday 03 14:30 Home Group @St Leu
19:00 Confirmation/ Christian Enq. Course (Vicarage)
Wednesday 10 14:00 [email protected] visit to Goodnestone Gardens
Saturday 13 15:00 Thank you afternoon tea (Vicarage)
Tuesday 16 18:00 St Peter’s Women’s Group evening at Ramsgate
Wednesday 24 19:00 Confirmation/ Christian Enq. Course (Vicarage)
Sunday 28 18:30 Confirmation Service at Canterbury Cathedral
Please note the Parish Office will: –
Only be open in the mornings 9.30 am – 12 midday Monday 1st July – Friday 12th July 2019.
Peter Tide Group Evensong On Sunday 30th June we will be holding Evensong at 6.30pm for The Broadstairs Group of Churches. Archdeacon Jo Kelly-Moore will be leading the service and preaching, after which refreshments will be served. I do hope you will attend. Rev Jan
Regular giving by standing order From 8 July there will be tokens available for those who give regularly by standing order to put in the collection to indicate their giving.
Help needed There are still many tasks to be completed in the Garden of Remembrance following the work done by the Contractors. If you can spare some time mornings or afternoons then please let me know and I will explain what jobs would be appropriate for you. I look forward to your interest. Don 602287.
Monday @7: Our next event is on Wednesday 10th July, at Goodnestone Park Gardens, at 2pm. Several people have offered lifts, so if you need one, please contact me ASAP. Please let me know if you are coming or not, so we can arrange lifts etc., there is not much time to organise things. Thanks. Marion Brown, Tel 604524, email
Thank you As a thank you to all those who volunteer in Church, Parish Office or within the halls in any capacity you are all invited to scones and tea at the Vicarage anytime between 3pm and 5pm – drop in anytime – on Saturday 13th July. There is a sign-up sheet in the office so that we have a rough idea of those who will be coming. Rev Jan.
Children in Church I am planning to set up a ‘Sunday School‘ to take place on the first Sunday of the month. It will take place in the choir vestry after the notices with children returning back in to church at The Peace. It will comprise of a Bible story, activity and some music. If you would like to be involved with this please contact me.
Rev Jan (01843 869169, or ).
The more helpers we have the better. Thank you
Fundraising Committee Report for Sunday 30th June 2019
The Railway Swing Band concert took place on Wednesday 26th June. At the time of writing, we do not have any figures available for the takings from this event, but there will be an announcement immediately before Sunday’s church services. The Fund raising Committee would like say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who volunteered to make this event the success that it was. The concert could not have gone ahead without so, again, thank you all so much.
Thank you to everyone who helped in any way Saterday’s summer fete, it couldn’t have taken place without your help. Thank you so much.
The Monday Home Group at 92 Dumpton Park Drive, Broadstairs CT10 1RL
We meet weekly at 2:30 pm to reflect on and rejoice in the Bible Readings heard in Church the previous day. Do please join us – even for a one-off – you’d be most welcome. If you want to know more, do phone us on 863293. Michael & Elspeth Cooke.
The Wednesday Home Group. Our next meeting is on Wednesday, July 3rd at 2.30 pm at St. Leu. All are welcome. Contact: June Binfield or 07711 072233 or 01843 861286.
Website. Please take a moment to look at www.stpeterinthanet.org.uk and review your areas of interest and then email Trevor Hogben with any updates.
Parish Office in Main Hall (01843) 866061
Hopeville Avenue, St Peter’s CT10 2TR
Open Monday to Friday 9.30 am – 12 midday
Parish and Community Halls Administrator – Simon Perry
Vicar – Rev’d Jan Durrans (Day off – Friday)
Email: Direct line – 869169
Pauline Osborne (225801) email:
Sylvia Mills (865874) email:
Contact details of the many different church groups/ organisations can be found on our Parish website: www.stpeterinthanet.org.uk
We are always SO grateful for the cash donations giveneach week at services. If you are a tax payer it would be an even greater benefit if you could put your donation in a completed yellow Gift Aid envelope so that we can recover the extra 25p in every pound given!