For details of Sunday Services, click here: Services
Our Minister is on leave and therefore unavailable until 11th February. In her absence the Church Stewards will address all issues and enquiries.
Serving our Church In anticipation of the Church AGM, the Stewards are urgently seeking nominations to fill vacancies on the Church Council. We also seek volunteers to go on to the Sunday morning crθche rota.
Please remember in your prayers anyone who is going through a time of sadness, anxiety or undergoing medical treatment.
The February hymn is StF 261 Transfigured Christ.
The Parish Church will be holding a Taizι Service in our Church at /5.30pm on Sunday 10th February. Everyone welcome to attend.
Used stamps - I am still collecting used stamps for Fairtrade Exchange. If you have any that we could send, you can either give them to me or there is a box in the Church Office. Thanks - Jennie Harris.
Lent Lunches This year the Lent Lunches will be held on Wednesdays: 13th, 20th & 27th March, and 3rd & 10th April, from 12 noon to 1.30pm in the Church Hall of St. Thomas Roman Catholic Church as normal. Offers of help in the kitchen, providing soup, or organising the tables and chairs would be welcome please let me know by email any of the dates you could help and I will choose which we can offer from your replies. Thank you, Joan Munden
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.
Stewards: Jeff Maddin, Paul
Harris, Mel Cooper
Safeguarding Officer: Richard Elcock
All Notices to Tracy Aggett by Monday evening please.
Saturdays 10.00 to 10.45am Andante (see note above)
Saturdays 10.30 to 12noon Coffee Break (see note above)
Friday 8th February 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Friday 8th February 7.15pm Tunes n Spoons An evening of favourite music chosen by you with delicious desserts. For tickets £8 (£5 for 16 and under), please contact Sue Walter. For more information contact Richard Elcock. Proceeds to be shared between Church funds and Home-Start Royston & South Cambridgeshire. If you would like to choose a piece of music (Classical, opera, operetta, pop, jazz etc) to be played during the evening, please contact Richard by phone or email or use the form in December / January INFORM
Sunday 10th February following the morning service Annual Meeting in the Worship area. This is an open meeting to which everyone is welcome to attend. Anyone seeking election to an office within the church must be a church member, as must be the person, or persons nominating them. Please speak to Revd Charity Nzegwu or a steward if you require a nomination form. We urgently seek nominations for a new Church Steward for 1 year from May 2019.
Sunday 10th February The Parish Church will be holding a Taizι Service in our Church at /5.30pm on Everyone welcome to attend
Monday 11th February 7.30pm Pastoral Meeting, Blue Room
Tuesday 12th February 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 13th February 10.00 am Parish Church Communion in Church
Thursday 14th February 7.30pm EldonThursday We welcome back our very good friend Revd Barbara Garwood - with a talk - A Many Splendored Thing and we look forward to hearing what she has to say.
Friday 15th February 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Friday 15th February 4.00pm Community Events Meeting at 33 Melbourn Road, Royston
Sunday 17th February 3.30-5.30pm - Messy Church on the theme of Love. Led by Alison Clark there will be science experiments as well as the usual music stories, craft and a meal. FREE family fun for all ages.
Tuesday 19th February 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Friday 22nd February 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Monday 25th February 1.30-3.30pm Craft n Chat
Tuesday 26th February 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 27th February 11.15am Midweek Communion in Church.
Wednesday 27th February 7.30pm
Church Council, Eldon Room
Thursday 28th February 7.30pm GDPR Team Meeting in the Blue Room
Thursday 28th February 7.30pm EldonThursday Be Careful what you wish for with Mandy House. Come and hear the fascinating story of the restoration of the derelict St. Bartholomews Church (about one km. N.E. of Buntingford) by Mandy and her husband and its renaissance to their new home.
Friday 1st March 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Friday 1st March 2.15pm Womens World Day of Prayer in Church Churches Together in Royston and The Women of the Adriatic country of Slovenia invite you to share in this the largest Christian Ecumenical Celebration in the World with a slice of human witness and an urge for greater inclusivity.
Sunday 3rd March 12.15pm Sunday Lunch
Tuesday 5th March 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Tuesday 5th March 7.30pm Ladies Housegroup Visit to the Leys School Chapel with Revd Meharry
Friday 8th March 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Tuesday 12th March 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Thursday 14th March 7.30pm EldonThursday Meridian Musicians
Friday 15th March 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Sunday 17th March 3.30-5.30pm - Messy Church on the theme of Our Wonderful World.
Tuesday 19th March 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Friday 22nd March 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Tuesday 26th March 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 27th March 11.15am Midweek Communion in Church.
Thursday 28th March 7.30pm EldonThursday Desert Island Discs with Revd Colin Smith
Friday 29th March 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Tuesday 2nd April 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Tuesday 2nd April 7.30pm Ladies Group Craft with Joan Munden
Friday 5th April 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Sunday 7th April 12.15pm Sunday Lunch
Tuesday 9th April 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Thursday 11th April 7.30pm EldonThursday - Theatre Lighting (Small) - with Joe Daintrey
Tuesday 16th April 11.15am Bible Appreciation
Friday 19th April Good Friday
Sunday 21st April Easter Sunday
Thursday 25th April 7.30pm EldonThursday Pyramids and Sandstorms - with Joan and Ray Munden
Friday 26th April 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Friday 3rd May 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Sunday 5th May 12.15pm Sunday Lunch
Tuesday 7th May 7.30pm Ladies Group Garden Inspirations with Lamorna Thomas
Thursday 9th May 7.30pm EldonThursday Essex & Herts Air Ambulance
Friday 10th May 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Friday 17th May 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
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
Tuesday 4th June 7.30pm Ladies Group Walk and Meal in Grantchester with Audrey Hinnells
Friday 7th June 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Saturday 8th June Tea at The Queens
Thursday 13th June 7.30pm EldonThursday Visit to St. Bartholomews 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
Friday 19th July 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group
Friday 26th July 9.15am First Friends baby & toddler group