A message from Fr. Alan
Just a Big thank From Chris and myself you to everyone at St
Chad’s – for once I am speechless
Many thanks to all who gave generously towards Fr,. Alan’s Gift and the Bring and share lunch last week – John
. The Bishop of Dudley, Graham Usher is to become the next Bishop of Norwich. Bishop Graham was ordained as the fifth Bishop of Dudley in March 2014 and has served as the Suffragan Bishop across the whole of the Diocese of Worcester. He will leave our diocese at the end of July and will be formally enthroned as the Bishop of Norwich in Norwich Cathedral in the late Autumn.
PRAYER BOARD AND INTERCESSIONS The “For Our Prayers” page is to be renewed this week. In the future Sarah Parker will be compile the list of events and people for our prayers. Please take your requests to her and if you put a request on the Board write out an extra one and give it to her.
SUMMER FAYRE St Chad’s Summer Fayre Saturday 15th June:
FRIENDSHIP CIRCLE Annual Summer Outing: Tuesday 19th June to St Anne’s on Sea
CHILDREN’S SOCIETY Coffee Morning: Saturday 25th May 10.00am – 12.00noon. We are looking for tombola prizes, raffle prizes and bric-a-brac etc – Also for Volunteer to help would be much appreciated. Contact – Rob Connochie GOOD SHEPHERD Saturday 8th June between 12 and 3 o’clock at St Michaels Church, Coalway Rd, Wolverhampton. If anyone is free to help or has items which are suitable for bottle stall, tombola or chocolate stall please bring them in. Rob Connochie
BIBLE STUDY and PRAYER GROUPS
Praying through the Scriptures: Meets at Joe Jones Court, Sedgley on Monday evenings starting at 7.30pm. A second group meets on Thursdays at 1.30pm for the date of the next meeting. See Margaret Harris or Eileen Woolridge for details.
KNIT AND NATTER
Meet on Saturday 8th June from 10.00am – 12.00noon
WOOL BANK: We would like any donations, any quantity, even odd balls of DOUBLE KNITTING or ARAN weight wool please. Further information available from Kaye Bickerdike or Paul Love.
Meets in the Hall on Wednesdays from 9.30am – 11.30am all are welcome
SATELLITE ART GROUP
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.45am – 12.45pm Why not come along and see for yourself what they do? No equipment required. Contact: Mike Beddall 01384 214787
EXTRA-ORDINARY VESTRY MEETING
Sunday 9th June at 11-30am to Elect a New Churchwarden
PARISH OPEN MEETNG
With Bishop John & Bishop Jonathan will take place on Thursday 11th July @ 6.30pm in Church. This meeting will discuss Passing a Resolution under the House of Bishops’ Declaration on the Ministry of Bishops & Priests