Posts from November 2016

6 Items

Carol Singing in Lyde Green

by Terrie Smith

HELP NEEDED IN LYDE GREEN St James Church have been invited to sing carols in Lyde Green at the Christmas event that will take place in the new school on Saturday 17 December 4-7pm. Church will also have a stand to advertise services and events and offer a couple of simple Christmas crafts for children. […]

Calling All Knitters!

by Terrie Smith

CALLING ANYONE WHO ENJOYS KNITTING St James Church is connecting with churches in Warmley, Bitton & Syston to stage knitted Bible stories in 4 churches in October 2017 and it is envisaged that the whole exhibition will then travel to Bristol Cathedral in 2018. To do this we need people to start knitting figures now […]

Advent 2016 – Magazine Lead Article

by Terrie Smith

    Advent 2016 I have just weighed out the fruit, measured the brandy (plus a couple of extra spoons!) and put it to soak for a couple of days prior to making our Christmas cake. I’m late this year as I like to have it made by the end of the October school holiday. I […]

Bristol Military Wives Choir

by Terrie Smith

The Bristol Military Wives Choir are holding their annual Christmas Concert at St John the Baptist Church, Frenchay on Thursday 8th December starting at 7.30pn. Come and enjoy an evening of festive entertainment, including popular Military Wives Choir songs, with special guest appearance by Frenchay Junior Choir. Tickets cost £8 adults, £3 children, including refreshments. Tickets […]

Growing Leaders Course

by Terrie Smith

The Kingswood and South Gloucestershire Deanery are running a “Growing Leaders” course from January 2017. It will take place at St Michael’s Stoke Gifford monthly on a Saturday morning. This is open to all who either are currently in a leadership role or are likely to move in to one in the near future. This […]

Christmas Fair

by Terrie Smith

This year’s fair will be on Saturday 26th November 1-4pm It is now less than 3 weeks away and we need your help to make this event a success. Help is needed: * The day before from 3.30-6pm to help get the tables out and decorated, and to help with Santa’s grotto * On the […]