Sunday, 18 November 2018

IN THE PINK 2nd before Advent 2018


              Issue 464
Today
Today at St Peter’s, we welcome Santina, who is being baptized, and her family and friends.

Christmas Fair Saturday 1st December
Raffle Prizes, Tombola Prizes, Books, Bric-a-Brac, Toys and Cakes please.
We need your help with the following (please bring to the office ASAP): Fancy items to make up our Christmas hampers, plus other bigger raffle prizes (including bubbly…)
Plus: Tombola Prizes – Good quality books – Bric-a Brac -Toys – Smaller Toys (McDonalds Style “bits and bobs” for our toy tombola).
Cakes (larger single cakes & individual cup cakes) mince pies etc. The more the merrier! Please bring on the day.
Books of raffle tickets are now available. Please take some and sell them to your friends and relations.
Stalls available for hire £10. See Fr Henry.

Book Club
The Book Club will meet at 7:30pm on Wednesday 12th December in the Meeting Room, upstairs at St Peter’s. We are reading “The Bertie Project” by Alexander McCall Smith.

PIP T-Shirt Tuesday
The local charity for adults with learning disabilities is asking for your help on Giving Tuesday, 27th November. They want you to wear your favourite T-shirt, and raise money for them. Sign up online at

The Big Give
The Mary Mags project is part of the Big Give; between 27th November and 4th December – give online and your donation will be doubled. But it only works in that week.! Visit

Bring and Share Festive Winter Event
Westbourne Community Champions are holding a Festive Winter event at the Stowe Centre on Thursday 6th December 2pm- 4pm. Indian head massage, henna designs, nail painting, arts and crafts for children.  

Servers meeting
We are keen to get all the St Peter’s servers together one Sunday for a meeting after church. Servers (and parents) please talk to Josephine to try to sort out a date.

Community Choir
The “All Sing!” Harrow Road Community Choir are holding their Christmas concert, “Songs of Ice” at 3.30pm on Saturday 8th December at St John’s Kensal Green.

Raffle tickets
Please take Christmas Fair raffle tickets today from Pauline and sell them to all your friends and relations and colleagues.

Dates for the Diary

November

20th Eucharist 10am St Peter’s
Evening Prayer 5:30pm SMM

22nd Tea and Toast
Evening Prayer 5:30pm SMM

24th Lunch Club

27th Eucharist 10am St Peter’s
Evening Prayer 5:30pm SMM

29th Tea and Toast
Evening Prayer 5:30pm SMM

30th Setting up Christmas Fair 6pm.

December
1st Christmas Fair St Peter’s 12-3pm

Vicar:
Fr. Henry Everett
The Vicarage,
Rowington Close W2 5TF.
Tel 7289 1818

Honorary Curate:
Fr. Frank Ward
Tel 8575 5515.

Organist
James Paget

Parish Office:
St. Peter’s House.
7289 2011.

Churchwardens
St. Peter’s

Jacqui Haynes
07971463260

Judith Silk
07825147006

St. Mary Magdalene’s

Nicky Chakravorty
07506219180
Terry O’Brien

Safeguarding Officers
Julie Benet (St.Peter’s)
Nicky Chakravorty (SMM)

SUNDAY SERVICES
9.30 St.Mary Magdalene
11.00 St.Peter


Father Henry Everett’s blog


Sunday, 4 November 2018

IN THE PINK All Saints’ Tide 2018


      Issue 462
Gold Medallists!
The conservation project at St Mary Magdalene’s has just won the prestigious King of Prussia’s Gold Medal. This is given annually to the best church conservation project in the UK. Fr Henry received the award from Prince Nicholas Von Preussen at a ceremony presided over by HRH the Duke of Gloucester. Congratulations are due to Caroe Architects (who actually got the medal) and Cliveden Conservation, who did the work.  

Christmas Fair Meeting
There will be a meeting for anyone interested in helping with the Christmas Fair at St Peter’s after church today.

PCC Meetings
St Peter’s PCC meets at 7pm on Wednesday 7th in the Meeting Room, St Mary Mags PCC meets at 7pm on Thursday 8th November in the Vicarage (NB change of date).

War Memorial Calvary
The War Memorial Calvary at St Mary Mags has been restored, thanks to the generosity of the War Memorials Trust and a private donor. We intend to rededicate it on Monday 12th November at 10.45.

Concert for Remembrance
At 7.30pm on Friday 9th November at St John’s, Kensal Green, Free admission. Works by Mozart and Elgar, and music for the piano. The Vasko String Quartet. In aid of the British Legion.

Christmas Fair Saturday 1st December
Raffle Prizes, Tombola Prizes, Books, Bric-a-Brac, Toys and Cakes please.
We need your help with the following (please bring to the office ASAP): Fancy items to make up our Christmas hampers, plus other bigger raffle prizes (including bubbly…)
Plus: Tombola Prizes – Good quality books – Bric-a Brac -Toys – Smaller Toys (McDonalds Style “bits and bobs” for our toy tombola).
Cakes (larger single cakes & individual cup cakes) mince pies etc. The more the merrier! Please bring on the day.

Remembrance Sunday
Is Next Sunday. Act of Remembrance after Mass at SMM, but please remember service starts at 10.55 at St Peter’s.

Civic Act of Remembrance
The civic Act of Remembrance will be at the Paddington Borough War Memorial in Lancaster Gate at 3pm next Sunday.

Book Club
The Book Club will meet at 7:30pm on Wednesday 12th December in the Meeting Room, upstairs at St Peter’s. We are reading “The Bertie Project” by Alexander McCall Smith.

Dates for the Diary

November

4th Christmas Fair meeting 12.15

6th Eucharist 10am St Peter’s
Evening Prayer 5:30pm SMM

7th PCC 7pm St Peter’s

10th Lunch Club

11th Rememebrance Sunday

12th Rededication of of War Memorial 10.45 SMM

13th Eucharist 10am St Peter’s
Evening Prayer 5:30pm SMM

15th Tea and Toast
Evening Prayer 5:30pm SMM

17th Lunch Club
Community Open Day 1-4 SMM

Vicar:
Fr. Henry Everett
The Vicarage,
Rowington Close W2 5TF.
Tel 7289 1818

Honorary Curate:
Fr. Frank Ward
Tel 8575 5515.

Organist
James Paget

Parish Office:
St. Peter’s House.
7289 2011.

Churchwardens
St. Peter’s

Jacqui Haynes
07971463260

Judith Silk
07825147006

St. Mary Magdalene’s

Nicky Chakravorty
07506219180
Terry O’Brien

Safeguarding Officers
Julie Benet (St.Peter’s)
Nicky Chakravorty (SMM)

SUNDAY SERVICES
9.30 St.Mary Magdalene
11.00 St.Peter


Father Henry Everett’s blog