NO HEATING IN HECKINGTON CHURCH
Due to Boiler Room being flooded at Heckington Church ruining our boiler there is no heating in church until further notice. If you are coming to church please wrap up warm. There are warm blankets available for use that have been knitted by some of our members, please feel free to use them.
GIVE US TODAY OUR DAILY BREAD
A daily service of Holy Communion called 'DAILY BREAD' is held in St Andrew's church Heckington each day Monday to Friday at 8.30am. No hymns, just readings and prayers and the communion liturgy. It finishes by 9am. All are welcome.
A daily service of Evening Prayer based on the Common Worship Daily Prayer book takes place at St Andrew's Church Heckington every evening Monday to Friday at 5pm. All are welcome to come and join us for prayer.
COMMUNITY CAFE EVERY WEDNESDAY AT HELPRINGHAM CHURCH
Do come and enjoy a bacon roll or delicious home made cake and a cuppa at the Community Cafe held every Wednesday morning from 10am to 1pm in Helpringham Church. Accessible to all.
GUEST SPEAKER FROM 'BARNABAS FUND'
Mark Sim from Barnabas Fund, the charity supporting the persecuted church worldwide came to speak to us at Heckington Church during 'suffering church week' on Sunday 3rd Nov at 11am. He told us how Christians in other parts of the world are surviving and growing despite being under intense persecution and how we can help support them in prayer and practical action. Heckington Church gave Barnabas a gift of £300 for their work.
JULIAN MEETING 2nd December
Our monthly session of contemplative prayer inspired by Julian of Norwich is on the first Monday of every month. We meet for half an hour of silent contemplative prayer with a cuppa and chat afterwards. The next meeting will be at Swaton Hut on Monday 2nd December at 10.30am. All are welcome.
TAIZE SERVICE 3rd December
There is a Taize service at Great Hale church each month usually on the first Tuesday of the month at 7pm. There are familiar Taize chants + readings reflections and prayer followed by a cuppa and fellowship.The next one will be on 3rd December.
ROCKING REV in CONCERT AT HECKINGTON
Thanks to all who came. We had a great night and it raised £535 for Group funds.
WILD CHURCH AT GREAT HALE
Following the successful wildlife festival at Great Hale, 'Wild Church' is a new service that will be running on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 4pm to 5.30pm. It began in October with a good turn out of adults and children. The next one will be on 4th January. Wild Church is focused on the great outdoors and our care for the environment and nature. Bring sensible outdoor clothing as some of it will be outside. Hot food provided. Everyone welcome.
OUT TO LUNCH & OUT TO TEA
If you would like to join some from the church community for lunch once a month at the Ivy Farm Shop/Restaurant at Swineshead on A17 contact Canon Beverley (01529 461014) who can also arrange lifts if needed. Cost is approx £10 for a meal and drink depending on what you have. Next one will be in January. However on Sunday 29th December there will be a Christmas Out to Tea at Swaton Hut at 2pm. Contact Beverley if you want to come. Al. are welcome
TAKE NOTE CHOIR AT HELPRINGHAM CHURCH 29th NOV
The joyful Take Note choir who sing a selection of well known pop songs from 1960's onwards are back by popular demand at Helpringham Church on Friday 29th November at 7pm. Admission is free. Donations asked for refreshments.
MEN'S BREAKFAST AT HELPRINGHAM CHURCH - 30th Nov
This is a new venture starting at Helpringham Church once a month at 9am till 10.30pm. Come along and enjoy a bacon bap along with fellowship. Next one is on Saturday 30th November. Took your brekkie contact Bill 01529 421148.
Saturday 30th Nov - 10am to 2pm Heckington Village Hall
Saturday 14th Dec - 11am to 3pm Great Hale Church
Saturday 14th Dec - 9.30am to 1pm Swaton Hut
Lots of stalls and tasty refreshments at all of them.