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News from December 2017

Celebration of the £10 Talent Challenge

Today we celebrated the £10 Talent Challenge! Janet thanked all who participated and all who gave their financial support. The challengers brought their proceeds to Janet who, in turn, brought them to the altar for Father Andrew to bless. STOP PRESS!!!! The £10 Talent Challenge raised an amazing £4,761.25.

10 December 2017

Closure of St Nicholas Church and Hall

As some of you will know, the decision was taken at the PCC Meeting on Wednesday evening 29th November 2017 to proceed towards the closure of St Nicholas. This decision was reached with much sadness and heart-searching.

7 December 2017

World Aids Day - 2017

Holy Trinity church was open on Friday 1st December from 12noon until 2pm for prayer and reflection to remember all who have died over the years from AIDS and all who continue to live throughout the world from HIV and Aids. We pray for all who work to find a permanent cure for this world wide pandemic. The paschal candle was lit throughout the time of reflection in church as a sign of hope for those whose lives have been lost and in hope for a future cure.

2 December 2017

Ride and Stride Result 2017

Following this year’s Ride and Stride event our parish organiser, Anthony de Chazal, has received a letter from the Treasurer of Dorset Historic Churches Trust enclosing a cheque for £335, this being 50% of the funds raised by participants from Holy Trinity. The money raised by Anthony, who cycled to a large number of Dorset churches, and members of the Sociable Strollers, who visited four churches on Portland, was more than double that raised last year.

1 December 2017

Christmas 2017

Stirring the Christmas Cake on Stir Up Sunday whilst Father Andrew looks on bewilderingly! Stir Up Sunday from the old prayer book collect which is set for the last Sunday of the church’s year………….’STIR UP we beseech thee O Lord the wills of thy faithful people etc……….’

1 December 2017

Vicar’s letter for April 2018

“WE HAVE JUST completed the greatest celebration of the Christian year: the Feast of Easter. Now we hear the wonderful stories of how Jesus appeared to so many different people after his resurrection: proof indeed that, as he promised, he has risen from the dead. We are Easter people who share in the new life which Jesus has won for us and so we boldly say: ‘Alleluia, Christ is risen! He is risen indeed, alleluia!’.”

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  • Tuesday 1 May 2018, 12.01am | Holy Trinity

    Christian Aid Week 13 - 19 May 2018

    This year Holy Trinity is supporting Christian Aid Week in several different ways. You can help:

    I WITNESS - 30th April until 20th May 2018

    A photographic exhibition in Holy Trinity Church depicting Christian Aid’s work in Haiti. Continuing relief work and the provision of earthquake resistant homes is the focus for Christian Aid Week this year. Come and see the exhibition but help by giving up a little of your time to steward so that we can keep the church open and welcome as many people as possible to the exhibition.

    BIG BREKKIE - Saturday 19th May 2018 9 – 11am

    Join us for a delicious ‘continental style’ breakfast and meet speaker Fiona Daborn. Tickets £3.00

    BUCKET COLLECTION ON THE TOWN BRIDGE - Saturday 19th May 2018 10 – 4pm

    This was very successful last year. We need 2 people at a time to stand for 1 or 2 hours on the Bridge with a large collecting bucket and people will come to you to donate.

    HOUSE TO HOUSE COLLECTIONS

    It would be really good to continue this tradition as much as we can as it is a good way of meeting the people of the parish. If you are a regular collector and happy to continue please let us know. Marcia Headon and Linda Perry

  • Tuesday 22 May 2018, 7.00pm | Gracewell

    PCC Meeting 22 May 18

    7 pm The PCC Meeting will be held at the Gracewell Community Centre.

  • Monday 28 May 2018, 2.30pm | Hope URC

    Women’s Fellowship Meeting - A Talk on Optical Illusions

    This afternoon’s talk is by Mr Geoff Kirby on “Optical Illusions”.

    Meetings are held on the fourth Monday each month at 2 30 pm. We are a friendly group who welcome new members so do come and join us for fellowship and interesting afternoons with time for a chat over a cup of tea.

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