News Sheet 07/07/19

A warm welcome to the


News Sheet for Sunday 7th July 2019

(Details of Worship and Services in separate white pew sheet)





Wednesday      10       14:00 [email protected] visit to Goodnestone Gardens

Saturday           13       15:00 Thank you afternoon tea (church hall)

Tuesday           16       18:00 St Peter’s Women’s Group evening at Ramsgate              

                                                 Croquet Club

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 8th July – Friday 12th July 2019.


Regular giving by standing order From 8 July there will be tokens by the South door 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.


Globetrotters Holiday Club is at St. Peter’s Junior School from Wednesday 24th to Friday 26th July. It is for children aged 3 to 11. Children can either come for a half day: 9 until 12 or for a full day 9 until 3 pm. (Pre-school children can only come for the morning). Please email for more information.


Monday @7: Our next event is on Wednesday 10th July.  We are meeting at 2pm, at Goodnestone Gardens. They have a very nice tea room there.  Looking forward to seeing you there. Any queries, contact Marion Brown, Tel 604524, email . Thank you.


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 Church hall (please note change of venue) 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 7th July 2019

The Railway Swing Band concert which took place on Wednesday 26th June raised the magnificent sum of £1,171. Once again, a huge THANK YOU to everyone who helped to make this event the success that it was. 

The Monday Home Group at 92 Dumpton Park Drive, Broadstairs CT10 1RL

We are now taking a break for the summer, but will be resuming in September (exact date yet to be decided).  Meantime, if you want to know more about who we are and what we plan, do phone us on 863293. Michael & Elspeth Cooke


The Wednesday Home Group.  Date and details of the next meeting to follow. All are welcome. Contact: June Binfield  or 07711 072233 or 01843 861286.


Website. Please take a moment to look at 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


Halls email:


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:



We are always SO grateful for the cash donations given each 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!