What’s Happening this Week 

The scaffolding is down!
The lights look amazing!
And there’s dust everywhere!

Can you help?   This week (22nd – 26th) in St John’s Church   Every day from 9 am  Monday & Wednesday evening 6.30pm until 9 pm

We have some cleaning materials, but if you could bring some of your own too, that would be great. See Averil Wilkinson for
more details.

Pastoral Care – if you or someone you know needs help or support, please contact the Church Office on 642338/office@stjohnswithstmarys.org.uk

Transform Weekend 2017: 14th-16th July  at Walesby Caravan Park Early Bird Rates (Available until 31st May 2017) wwwtransform-weekend.org This year the focus is Living The Life – How does the Christian faith change lives, churches and even whole communities? Please let the office know if you book to go so that we can all camp or meet up together as a church family over the weekend. Thanks, Rachael Lane.

Thank you to everyone who contributed towards the Children’s Society box opening – a total of £551.02 has been paid in.  If anyone wishes to have a box or make donations in the future, please contact Gill Cox on Mansfield 796875.  I am more than happy to accept old pound coins and old style £5 notes!  Many thanks.

The Goal of Chaplaincy – Men’s Breakfast meeting Saturday 10th June –  Tony, Bishop of Sherwood, will be interviewing our local football chaplains, and also interviewing Andy Wolfe from the Younger Leadership College about Mentoring. The breakfast will take place at 8.30 – 10.30 am at: Betel Community Church, Rawson Street, New Basford, Nottingham NG7 7FR. Anyone interested in joining me? Contact Dave Roper 0758082929.

Quiz ! Please support Save The Children by buying a Quiz sheet for £1 from Marlene Shrive or the Church office. Entries to be in for 1st July. Thank you.

Welcome. Make sure you take a look at our new Welcome Leaflet, available at the back of church. It’s packed with lots of information about St John’s and St Mary’s services and activities, and is designed for visitors, new members, people who’ve been with us for a few months – and for each of us to give to family and friends who may be interested in joining us.

Sunday 2nd July 4pm All-Age Communion service in St John’s Church to celebrate the completion of the roof work! Bishop Tony will be with us and we’ll share a buffet tea afterwards. All are welcome. Please note there will be no 8.30 or 6pm services at St John’s that day.

Sunday 16th July 10.00am St Mary’s Church 60th Anniversary Celebration Service, with Archdeacon David Picken preaching and celebrating communion. Please come along. There will be no 10.30 service in St John’s that day.

Tickets on Sale £5 for William Booth Memorial Halls Band on Saturday 10th June in St John’s Church at 7pm, buy from the Church office or ask a Church warden. An evening of great music and raising money for St John’s Church.