ROYSTON METHODIST CHURCH, Queens Road

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For details of Sunday Services, click here: Services

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General Notices

Please remember in your prayers – anyone who is going through a time of sadness, anxiety or undergoing medical treatment.

The April hymn is – StF 269 To see the king of heaven fall.

Jeff Maddin - will soon complete his term in office as a Steward. I am confident all at Royston Methodist Church would like to join me in expressing our gratitude for his contribution to the mission and ministry of Royston Methodist Church. In his unique way, he has demonstrated profound commitment, selflessness, strength and focus in his role. We wish Jeff every blessing in his continued ministry! We are grateful for Paul, Mel and Richard who continue as Stewards. We pray for blessings over their ministries. Revd Charity Nzegwu.

Royston May Fayre (Bank Holiday Monday May 6th) - Please speak to Joan Munden if you can help in any way - putting up the marquee, bringing home-made cakes, supplying plants to sell, helping on the cake & plant stalls on the day.  There are also sign-up sheets on the noticeboard.  Thank you

Facebook – we have a facebook page for the Church, the link is facebook.com/roystonmethodist.  If you are a facebook user, please go to the page and click on the “Like” button on the main picture at the top of the page.

 

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Church Stewards:  Jeff Maddin, Paul Harris, Mel Cooper
& Richard Elcock

 Safeguarding Officer: Richard Elcock

All Notices to Tracy Aggett by Monday evening please.

Minister – Revd Charity Nzegwu, Tel: 01763 241803

www.royston-methodist.org.uk


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Diary Dates

Saturdays – 10.00 to 10.45am – Andante

Saturdays – 10.30 to 12noon – Coffee Break

Friday 19th April – 8.45am – Hot Cross buns and coffee.
9.30am - Good Friday Service – followed by Walk of Witness.

Saturday 20th April – 10.00am – 12 noon – Decorating the Easter Cross

Sunday 21st April – 10.00am – Easter Sunday morning service

Wednesday 24th April – 4.00pm – Community Events Team Meeting

Thursday 25th April – 7.30pm – EldonThursday – Pyramids and Sandstorms - with Joan and Ray Munden.  From the Great Pyramid of Giza to the Temple of Isis at Philae, from still, dreamy mornings to a hot afternoon sandstorm, Pharaohs and Gods, come on a Nile cruise with Joan and Ray, and discover some ancient history and contemporary Egyptian life.

Friday 26th April – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Monday 29th April – 1.30-3.30pm – Craft ‘n’ Chat

Tuesday 30th April – 11.15am – Bible Appreciation

Friday 3rd May – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Sunday 5th May – 12.15pm – Sunday Lunch

Monday 6th May – 12noon to 4.30pm – Royston May Fayre – visit our stall to buy home-made cakes and plants.

Tuesday 7th May – 7.30pm – Ladies Group – Garden Inspirations with Lamorna Thomas.  Could your garden do with a bit of inspiration? Everyone is welcome (ladies and gentlemen) to come along and hear Lamorna talk. There will be plants on sale.

Thursday 9th May – 7.30pm – EldonThursday – Essex & Herts Air Ambulance.  This presentation will tell of the history of the charity, give information about the helicopters and the roles of the Helicopter Emergency Medical Crew and stories of incidents and patients and much more.

Friday 10th May – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Sunday 12th May – 7.30pm in Church – Cosi fan Tutte is a comic opera by Mozart.  Don Alfonso and his young military friends, Ferrando and Guglielmo, are discussing the fidelity of women. Don Alfonso claims that all women are fickle.  Fiordilgi and Dorabella are singing the praises of their lovers when Don Alfonso enters and tells them of the new military order.   This fully staged production by our friends, Felici www.feliciopera.com is in English.  Tickets at £20 (under 18, £15) are available by contacting Sandra on 07380 194009, there will be a retiring collection in aid of Breast Cancer Care

Monday 13th May – INFORM DEADLINE FOR JUNE ISSUE – Please e-mail items for inclusion in this issue to inform@royston-methodist.org.uk

Friday 17th May – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Monday 20th May – 7.30pm – A Churches Together event in Church - KUBAKA! is a multimedia inspirational evening celebrating God’s transforming work in Rwanda over the 25 years since the 1994 genocide.  Guest speaker is Rwandan Bishop Nathan Amooti who is a stirring speaker with a great sense of humour.  It is an evening that will warm the heart and challenge the soul.  This is a Churches Together event.

Thursday 23rd May – 7.30pm – EldonThursday – Shirley Valentine with Jenny Gibbs - Jenny travelled alone to Turkey in 1993 at the age of fifty and soon found herself living in an inland mountain village, where the villagers spoke no English and still lived a traditional way of life, and where Jenny still lives for part of each year to this day. Her talk traces her adventures from leaving her English home to her arrival in her mountain village and her discovery of a completely different and fascinating way of life.

Friday 24th May – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Friday 31st May – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Sunday 2nd June – 12.15pm – Sunday Lunch

Monday 3rd June – 7.30pm – Church Council

Tuesday 4th June – 7.30pm – Ladies Group – Walk and Meal in Grantchester with Audrey Hinnells

Thursday 6th June – 7.30pm – Property Meeting – in the Eldon Room

Friday 7th June – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Saturday 8th June – Tea at The Queen’s

Thursday 13th June – INFORM DEADLINE FOR JULY/AUGUST ISSUE – Please e-mail items for inclusion in this issue to inform@royston-methodist.org.uk

Thursday 13th June – 7.30pm – EldonThursday – Visit to St. Bartholomew’s Church, Layston

Friday 14th June – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Friday 21st June – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Thursday 27th June – 7.00pm – EldonThursday – BBQ with Dave and Tracy Aggett

Friday 28th June – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Tuesday 2nd July – 7.30pm – Ladies Group AGM and Supper

Friday 5th July – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Sunday 7th July – 12.15pm – Sunday Lunch

Friday 12th July – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Saturday 13th July – 2.30pm – Robin Walker Organ Recital

Friday 19th July – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Saturday 20th July – 10.00am – 12 noon – Coffee Morning with Dave and Tracy Aggett – in aid of Home-Start Royston and South Cambridgeshire. Please join us for tea/coffee and home-made cakes at 52 Sun Hill, Royston. If you are able to make a large or some small cakes, please let Tracy know.

Friday 26th July – 9.15am – First Friends baby & toddler group

Sunday 4th August – 12.15pm – Sunday Lunch