For details of Sunday Services, click here: Services
Please remember in your prayers anyone who is going through a time of sadness, anxiety or undergoing medical treatment.
Lent Group We will be holding a Bible Study group, looking at the Book of Nehemiah this Lent (beginning the week of 24th February). This is in association with Churches Together and will be part of a number of groups in the town studying the same guide, enabling people to meet ecumenically. More details of dates and times will be issued in the notices in February.
Lent Lunches This year the Lent Lunches will be held on Wednesdays: 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th March, and 1st April, from 12 noon to 1.30pm in the Church Hall of St. Thomas Roman Catholic Church as normal. We will be hosting the lunches on 25th March and 1st April. Thank you, Joan Munden
Pastoral Training Session from 10am - Saturday 28th March, 2020 to be held in the Eldon Room or Church on the subject of Social Prescriptions led by Joanna Byers (when GPs prescribe an alternative treatment to drugs e.g. membership of a gym, attending a fitness class, joining Slimming World or Weight Watchers).
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: Paul Harris, Mel Cooper, Richard Elcock,
Safeguarding Officer: Richard Elcock
All Notices to Tracy Aggett by Monday evening please.
Saturdays 10.00 to 10.45am Andante
Sunday 9th February 11.30am (following the morning service) Annual Church Meeting. Please ensure you put this date in your new diary and do your utmost to be present on the day. The Annual Report is being compiled and will be available shortly. Elections will take place for one or more new stewards and for four or more representatives to the Church Council. You are asked to prayerfully consider standing or nominating someone for these very important appointments. Nomination forms are available at the back of church. Please ask the stewards if you need more information about these roles.
Tuesday 11th February 11.00am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 12th February 11.15am Parish Midweek Communion
Thursday 13th February INFORM DEADLINE FOR MARCH ISSUE
Thursday 13th February 7.30pm EldonThursday An Evening with Roger Gibbons. Please note that this session will be held in Church - Roger is one of our regular organists at the church and tonight he invites us to join him as he performs many of his favourite pieces including popular classics and songs from the shows.
Friday 14th February 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Sunday 16th February 3.30-5.30pm Messy Church.
Sunday 16th February - 5.30pm Royston Parish Church - Taize Service of Meditation to be held in the Eldon Room (please use side entrance). You are most welcome to join us.
Monday 17th February 4.00pm Worship Planning Meeting This is open to all members of the congregation and you are welcome to attend
Tuesday 18th February 11.00am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 19th February 11.15am Parish Midweek Communion
Friday 21st February 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Saturday 22nd February Curry Night at 6.30pm for 7.00pm. A variety of curries and accompaniments will be served, followed by dessert. Please bring your own choice of soft drinks. Tickets £10 from Sue Walter, 01763 243815, or e- mail Proceeds to Refurbishment Fund.
Monday 24th February 1.30pm Craft n Chat
Monday 24th February 7.30pm Church Council Meeting
Tuesday 25th February 11.00am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 26th February 11.15am Parish Midweek Communion
Thursday 27th February 7.00pm Please note 7.00pm start - EldonThursday Red Cross First Aid with Jimmy Connelly. We are looking forward to this demonstration of first aid by the British Red Cross. Jimmy Connelly will show simple ways for safely treating falls, burns, heart attacks etc. We all need help and guidance to remember the correct treatments. We encourage you to attend and be prepared for a safer future.
Friday 28th February 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Sunday 1st March at 12.15pm Sunday Lunch
Tuesday 3rd March 11.00am Bible Appreciation
Tuesday 3rd March 7.15pm Ladies Group in Eldon Room
Wednesday 4th March 11.15am Parish Midweek Communion
Friday 6th March 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Tuesday 10th March 11.00am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 11th March 11.15am Parish Midweek Communion
Thursday 12th March 7.30pm EldonThursday. In their 40th Anniversary year we are pleased to welcome the Buckden Handbell Ringers - ten people twenty hands with over fifty handbells and a repertoire of classical music, through ragtime and popular music from shows and films. For tickets at £5 to include tea/coffee and biscuits contact Sue. Proceeds in aid of the RMC Refurbishment Project.
Friday 13th March INFORM DEADLINE FOR MARCH ISSUE
Friday 13th March 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Sunday 15th March 3.30 to 5.30pm Messy Church
Tuesday 17th March 11.00am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 18th March 11.15am Parish Midweek Communion
Friday 20th March 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Tuesday 24th March 11.00am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 25th March 11.15am Parish Midweek Communion
Thursday 26th March 7.30pm EldonThursday Joint Public Issues with Rachel Lampard
Friday 27th March 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Saturday 28th March 10am Pastoral Training session to be held in the Eldon Room or Church on the subject of Social Prescriptions led by Joanna Byers (when GPs prescribe an alternative treatment to drugs e.g. membership of a gym, attending a fitness class, joining Slimming World or Weight Watchers).
Monday 30th March 1.30pm Craft n Chat
Tuesday 31st March 11.00am Bible Appreciation
Wednesday 1st April 11.15am Parish Midweek Communion
Friday 3rd April 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Tuesday 7th April 7.15pm Ladies Group Indian Culture with Rama in Eldon Room
Thursday 9th April 7.30pm EldonThursday will attend the Maundy Thursday Service
Friday 10th April Good Friday
Sunday 12th April Easter Sunday
Friday 17th April 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Sunday 19th April 3.30 to 5.30pm Messy Church
Thursday 23rd April 7.30pm EldonThursday Games Night with James and Laura
Friday 24th April 9.15 to 11.15am First Friends
Saturday 25th April Auction of Promises
Monday 27th April 1.30pm Craft n Chat