LAUNCESTON AREA METHODIST CIRCUIT

responding to the Gospel of god's love in Christ

Circuit Diary

October 2018

7th Boyton Harvest Service 11am
7th CS Lewis Epic Fantasy Series at Coads Green 2pm
7th South Petherwin Harvest Festival 11am, Mrs Sue Rowell
8th South Petherwin Harvest Supper 6.45pm, Mrs Ann Foster
11th Service at Cedar Grange 2.15pm
16th Local Preacher’s meeting Polyphant 7.30pm
21st Community Harvest Thanksgiving, Launceston Town Hall 6.30pm
24th MWiB Autumn Event, Central 2.30pm
28th Coads Green Chapel Anniversary 11am
28th Coads Green 100 years WW1 Afternoon tea 4.30pm

Coffee Mornings

October 2018
9th Central 10am-12noon hosted by Trebullett
10th Polyphant with Book Club 10.00-11.30am.
13th South Petherwin 10.30-12 noon
16th Central 10am-12noon hosted by Open the Book
23rd Central 10am-12noon hosted by St Stephens WI charity
30th Central 10am-12noon hosted by Inner Wheel

Events in the Circuit

Launceston Area Christian Aid Action Group
Ghana Community Partnership Project - focusing on young people and helping them secure employment, particularly those who are living with disabilities.

Fund Raising Activities

  • Friday 2nd November - Silent Auction & Buffet Supper 7.30pm at Trethorne Leisure Farm
The auction needs good quality items of art, glassware, ceramics, jewellery and collectibles and these will be professionally valued prior to the auction to give a reserve price. All items donated and not reaching their reserve will be auctioned at Jeffreys of Lostwithiel.
If you have any items you think might be suitable and would like to donate them to this appeal – please get in touch with
Sarah Vinson (01566 880244 /This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) Jenny Cook (01566 773821 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to provide your name and contact details and a brief description of the item by Friday 31st August 2018

Alpha?

Would you like to explore Christianity in a fun and friendly way? Then Alpha is for you.
You will share a meal, watch a DVD, then have the opportunity to discuss the DVD with a group of other people or ask any questions you may have.
Central is currently running an ALPHA course on Thursdays during the Autumn. It started on 20th September at 6.45pm for a 7pm meal and concluding at 9pm.
Help will be needed with catering, setting up and decorating of tables, transport etc. this will all be on a rota basis. If you can help please contact Mike or Val Carpenter on 772068 or any of the church stewards.
Please support the Alpha course by your prayers and by inviting others to come along or coming along yourself, and be a part of this exciting venture.
 
 
 

Little Red Bus Excursions

October 2018
Tues 9th Trelawney Garden Centre & Wadebridge £10
Thur 11th Ikea Exeter £14
Wed 17th Lunch at Coombe Barton, Crackington Haven £8
Thur 18th Shelterbox tour/Hope & Strength Photo Exhibition £14
Tues 23rd Totnes £14
Thur 25th Falmouth £14

Phone 01566 777960 10am to 12noon Mon to Fri. or leave message.
Tuesday morning at Central Methodist Church Hall 9.30-11.30am.
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Facebook: Little Red Bus Launceston
Office open Monday to Friday 10am - 12noon
Information from www.littleredbus.org.uk

Harvest Festivals in the Circuit

Boyton Harvest Festival
Sunday 7th October:
Harvest Festival celebration at 11am led by Mr Keith Mutton.
All Welcome
South Petherwin Methodist Church Harvest Festival Services
Sunday 7th October
11am Speaker, Mrs Sue Rowell
Monday 8th October
6.45pm Short Service to be led by Mrs Ann Foster
Harvest Supper to follow
All are Welcome
£5.00 Adults £2.50 Children
Bookings please – Mary Stoneman Tel: 01566 773375
 
Community Harvest Thanksgiving
Launceston Town Hall
Sunday 21st October 6.30pm
Speaker: George Dunn, Chief Executive of
Tenant Farmers Association
Chair person: Mr David Pett
Music by Bridge Worship Group
All are welcome
 
Coads Green Chapel Anniversary
Sunday October 28th 11am Family Service
to be led by Rev. Pam Stranks
 
Cornwall District of Methodist Women in Britain
THE TRELOYHAN EXPERIENCE
Monday to Wednesday 3rd to 5th December 2018  or Wednesday to Friday 5th to 7th November 2018
Spaces for this memorable Conference are available for both Monday to Wednesday and Wednesday to Friday.
A highly recommended experience.
Speaker: Rachel Deigh
(Presbyter and Mission and Evangelism Facilitiator, Liverpool District)
Bible Studies with Revd Jane Willcock
Booking forms are available from Revd Anne Curnow 01566780422 or Jill Price 01579 370835

Kernow Credit Union at Central

A Kernow Credit Union Service Point is available during the Tuesday coffee morning in the church hall every week from 10.00 am to 11.30 am. where a friendly team is available to help you with any advice.