Weekly Notices for Sunday 27th November 2016

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ADVENT SUNDAY  Today we enter the solemn season of watching and waiting. The sermon will take the form of the Bishop’s Advent Pastoral Message, in which we are challenged to be clear communities of God’s love.

HOMELESS IN WREXHAM  The needs of the many homeless people on our streets is strongly supported by Paul Thorpe, who has built up a Christian connection in an exemplary way.  Please see his appeal for sustaining goods  at the back of the Church. We will be glad to forward any donations brought to St Giles’.

MEN’S SOCIETY   The Men’s Society Christmas Dinner will be held in the Ramada Hotel on Tuesday, 6th December at 6.30 p.m. for 7 p.m.   The three-course meal, including a drink, will cost £17. A list for names and choice of menu is at the back of Church.

VICTORIAN MARKET   This takes place on Thursday 8th December.  Items for the raffle Hamper, for the Tombola Stall and for the Craft Stall are all most welcome.  Please sign up also if you can help on any of the stalls.

MOTHERS’ UNION CHRISTMAS LUNCH at Rossett Hall on 12th December  at 1.30pm: please give your menu choices and payment to Pru Harris by Friday 2nd December at the latest.

CHURCH CHRISTMAS LUNCH   This will be held on Thursday 15th December at 12.30pm in the South Aisle. Tickets are £8 (£10 for friends) and are available from Stella and the Wardens

CLEANING DAY  We are planning a thorough cleaning day on Friday 9th December, following the Victorian Market. If you can help at any time between 10am and 4pm, it will be very much appreciated.

 

SUPPORTING ST GILES’:  We are grateful for all gifts. To give a one-off gift: https://my.give.net/20192827/Donate/GiftDetails.     Or a monthly gift here: https://www.give.net/20192827/regular