If you want to download a copy of the weekly KPC News sheet, click on the date: 19th May 2019

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Confirmation Service

at St Alphege Church, Solihull on Wednesday 22 May at 7.30pm. Please pray for those who will be confirmed on Wednesday by Bishop Anne in a service at St Alphege, and do come along to support them if you can. Lucy Bayliss, Rosalind Burns, Mary Butcher, James Hailes,...

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Today – Sunday 19 May

Due to the Knowle Fun Run today we will be having a shortened 9.15am service followed by a shortened service at 10.45am so we can leave church before road closures take effect.

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Thy Kingdom Come

is a global prayer movement from Thursday 30 May to Sunday 9 June (Ascension to Pentecost) that invites Christians around the world to pray for more people to come to know Jesus. KPC is once again responding to this call to prayer in various ways Thursday 30 May...

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Sermon series

We are trialling having the same sermon series in the morning and evening, using different speakers. If you attend two services in one day you will be able to engage with different perspectives on the same text. It will also enable our different congregations to be on...

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New Vicar for KPC

In this time of transition continue to pray for our new Vicar, Geoff Lanham and his wife Mary, as they leave Christ Church; that they would leave well and that the congregation would be trusting God as they prepare for the next chapter in their history.  Also pray...

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Other News

Connect BBQ

We will be holding the Connect BBQ again this year on Saturday 6 July, 4pm-6pm.  This is a fantastic event that welcomes families from our community, for fellowship, fun and food! We will be looking for some help with this, both in advance and also on the day! If you...

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Education for Life

In June the Berry Family and Lizzie are travelling to Kenya to visit Education For Life, visiting and helping in the school and orphanage in Timbwani visited by KPC Youth in 2013. We are running the Knowle Fun Run to raise money to pay teachers at the school. For more...

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This Way Up – Time to Talk Coffee Morning

Enjoy cake and a cuppa to raise funds that enable pupils to have ‘Time to Talk’ with a This Way Up mentor in school about their family breakdown, bereavement and emotional well-being. Wednesday 19 June in the Guild House. We hope the ‘Wednesday at 10’ congregation...

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Save the date – Saturday 22 June!

Women’s Breakfast with speaker Sheila Leech, an author who will be sharing her inspiring story. Invitations at the back of church. Tickets, £5.  Tracey Elsegood    traceyelsegood@me.com 07795 536430 In the evening Rog Marshall and Friends will be putting on another...

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Church locking and unlocking

We are looking for volunteers to unlock Church on a Saturday morning around 8-9am on a regular basis and also a volunteer to lock up Church on a regular basis on a Wednesday evening at around 6pm.  Contact the Parish office.

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Church Mission Society Buffet Supper

From Maintenance to Mission: Proclaiming God's Love in Chile - Church Mission Society Buffet Supper, 7 - 9.30pm, Thursday 27 June, St Swithin’s Barston, Daniel Kirk on his work in Chile.  Advance booking: https://churchmissionsociety.org/events/maintenance-mission or...

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Polesworth Abbey

Coach trip – MU have a coach booked to visit Polesworth Abbey on Thursday 11 July leaving the church at 11.30am.  Tickets are £12. Contact Adrian Harris (adrianharris17@aol.com) for more information. Bring a picnic lunch.

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Christian Aid

Thanks to all collectors and bag packers who worked so hard for Christian Aid. Can all red bags be placed in the box at the back of church or handed in to the Parish Office.

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Youth and Children’s Team notices

Elderberry Blacks Youth Cafe: Monday 20 May from 6-8pm. Tickets on sale from Youth Team - £1 each.  Please see Paul Holden for more details. Youth night of prayer: Thursday 30 May (10pm-8am) Speak to Henry to sign up. Half-term Relax & Revise sessions for years...

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