Thank you to everyone for their generous donations of toys and money to our Christmas Appeal. These will be used by the Salvation Army in Blackpool who are in contact with around 1900 disadvantaged children in the town.
I once remarked to somebody that I am not a natural writer and that I often find it difficult to think of something new to write for church newsletters and magazines. Their reply was well why not use one you’ve done before, probably no one will notice even if one or two things do seem […]
Everyone welcome at the table top sale on the 6th November at the White Church. In aid of church funds.
As November approaches we enter a quiet time, a season of reflection and remembrance. At this time of year, as the nights grow longer and the temperatures drop, we gather round our ‘hearths’ (or televisions) for warmth and companionship and the season, especially from the end of October up to Christmas, becomes a time for […]
Once again we have come to that time of the year when everything is changing. Summer has given way to autumn, the trees are shedding their leaves and birds are preparing to fly south for the winter, if they haven’t already left. By now farmers’ grain harvests will all have been gathered in marking the […]
It’s that time of year again when I wish everybody a Happy New Year. Before you think I’m going crazy or that I have accidentally sent the wrong month’s newsletter to everybody September is actually the New Year for many people. Sunset on Monday 6th September is the beginning of Rosh Hashanah, (literally ‘the head […]
Rev Jim is planning a Bible Study over 8 sessions in 4 locations in October and November : Fleetwood URC, Fairhaven URC, Hambleton URC and Poulton URC. He would encourage people to move around the various locations and meet new people. More details to follow
I am writing this August newsletter a little bit earlier than usual at the beginning of July because I am going on holiday and it will be too late for some magazine deadlines by the time I get back. Even so, we are now well past Pentecost and into what some church calendars call ‘ordinary’ […]
You no longer need inform the Acting Church Secretary of your intention to attend worship each week, although we will still have to maintain a register of those who attend. The Church’s Risk Assessment will be under constant review. If there is a rapid rise in local infections, we may need to adapt the way […]
Ansdell Lytham and St Annes Churches Together are delighted to announce their next event. This will be a walk from Lytham or St Annes to Fairhaven Lake, followed by an outdoor short Service. The walk from Lytham will leave from the Promenade near Lytham Lifeboat station at 2.45 pm and the walk from St Annes […]