Parish News 29th September 2019

Parish of St David Carmarthen * Plwyf Dewi Sant Caerfyrddin

CHRIST CHURCH NEWS * NEWYDDION EGLWYS CRIST

FEAST OF ST MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS

(September 29 Medi)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST and SUNDAY SCHOOL with SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

12.30pm HOLY BAPTISM

Fifth Sunday lunch in the Quins for those who signed the list at the back of the Church

5pm HEALING SERVICE

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Morning Prayer in the Parish Office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 9.30am

Evening Prayer in the Parish Office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 5pm

The Contemplative Prayer Group meets on Tuesday at 4.30pm and Wednesday at 11.15am

Monday September 30 Medi Dydd Llun

7pm Pastoral Area Ministry Team (Christ Church Dewi Sant, Llangunnor and Newchurch) meeting at Dr Andrew Padfield’s house 

Tuesday October 1 Hydref  Dydd Mawrth

10.30yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

No ‘CLWB CLONC’ this week because of the Harvest Supper

6.30pm HARVEST SUPPER * SWPER Y CYNHAEAF 

[If you would like to come, please put your name on the list at the back of the church and buy a ticket £10 from Rosemary Bowen or Lynette Edwards]

Wednesday October 2 Hydref Dydd Mercher

10.30pm HOLY EUCHARIST

11.30am-1.30pm The Church will be open for decorating for our Harvest services (tea, coffee and cakes will be available for the decorators)

DIOLCHGARWCH CYMRAEG * WELSH HARVEST FESTIVAL

7yh GOSBER Y CYNHAEAF

Pregethir gan Y Parchedig Ganon J. Haydn Rowlands, Llandysul gynt – braint a hyfrydwch fydd i gael gwrando ar aelod annwyl o’n cynulleidfa ac un o gewri offeiriadaeth yr Eglwys yng Nghymru.

Thursday October 3 Hydref Dydd Iau

6pm Installation of new Canons (including Canon Matthew Hill, our Local Ministry Area Dean designate) at St Davids Cathedral

Friday October 4 Hydref Dydd Gwener

9am Quinquennial Inspection of Christ Church by the architect appointed by the Diocese

11.30am -4pm USPG Ministry Meeting in the Diocesan Office

Saturday October 5 Hydref Dydd Sadwrn

9.30am -3.30pm Diocesan Conference at Aberystwyth University

I am away for the weekend helping to lead a Welsh Armenian pilgrimage to Manchester, and will be taking part on Sunday in a service at Holy Trinity Armenian Orthodox Church there. My apologies for missing the Sunday Harvest services

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TRINITY 16 DRINDOD

ENGLISH HARVEST FESTIVAL

(October 6 Hydref)

9.15am FAMILY HARVEST EUCHARIST with a CHILDREN’S ADDRESS followed by coffee/tea/squash in the Hall

11yb BOREOL WEDDI Y CYNHAEAF

5pm ENGLISH HARVEST EVENSONG 

(Guest Preacher: The Reverend Shirley Murphy, Curate of Narberth)

Non-perishable gifts of food will be given to our neighbours at the Salvation Army for Emergency Food Aid

PARISH NEWS * NEWYDDION Y PLWYF

Our Profound Sympathy to the family of the Reverend Ceri Davies, our former curate. Ceri’s sudden death came as a great shock to us all. We remember with great affection his cheerful smile and friendliness.

Many Thanks/Diolch o Galon to all those who helped with and supported yesterday’s coffee morning arranged by the Sunday School and Small Church in aid of Macmillan Cancer Relief.

Many Thanks to Mr Vince James (the editor) and all who have contributed items to the September/October issue of our magazine.

Bro Caerfyrddin Local Ministry Area Inauguration Service Practice This will be held in St Peter’s Church on Tuesday 8 October at 7pm. The Archdeacon has asked that clergy, readers, ordinands, LMA Council members and churchwardens from all the churches should be present.

The Bro Caerfyrddin Local Ministry Area Inauguration Service will take place in St Peter’s Church on Wednesday 9 October at 7pm (clergy to arrive at 6pm for legal formalities). The service will be followed by refreshments in St John’s Church. We are asked to bring cake and biscuits.  

Christian Mindfulness Group Kristie’s group will be starting up again soon. Watch this space for details, and see Kristie’s article in the latest issue of Pobl Dewi (copies available at the back of the church).                                                                               

Canon Patrick

Parish News 22nd September 2019

Parish of St David Carmarthen * Plwyf Dewi Sant Caerfyrddin

CHRIST CHURCH NEWS * NEWYDDION EGLWYS CRIST

TRINITY 14 DRINDOD

(September 22 Medi)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST with SUNDAY SCHOOL and SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

5pm EVENING PRAYER * HWYROL WEDDI

Morning Prayer in the Parish Office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 9.30am

Evening Prayer in the Parish Office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 5pm

The Contemplative Prayer Group meets on Tuesday at 4.30pm and Wednesday at 11.15am

Monday September 23 Medi Dydd Llun

7pm BRO CAERFYRDDIN LOCAL MINISTRY AREA SNADOW COUNCIL MEETING in Christ Church for church representatives, LMA officers, clergy, readers and ordinands

Tuesday September 24 Medi Dydd Mawrth

10.30yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

6pm ‘CLWB CLONC’ (Welsh Conversation Group) in the Parish Office)

Wednesday September 25 Medi Dydd Mercher

10.30am HOLY EUCHARIST

Friday September 27 Medi Dydd Gwener

9.10am I am responsible for Assembly this week

Saturday September 28 Medi Dydd Sadwrn

10.30 -12.30 CHARITY COFFEE MORNING for MACMILLAN CANCER CARE arranged by the Sunday School and the Small Church in the Hall * BORE COFFI ELUSENNOL at OFAL CANCR MACMILLAN wedi’i drefnu gan yr Ysgol Sul a’r Eglwys Fach yn y Neuadd

FEAST OF ST MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS

(September 29 Medi)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST and SUNDAY SCHOOL with SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

12.30pm HOLY BAPTISM

Fifth Sunday lunch in the Quins for those who signed the list at the back of the Church

5pm HEALING SERVICE

PARISH NEWS * NEWYDDION Y PLWYF

Many Thanks to Mr Vince James (the editor) and all who have contributed items to the September/October issue of our magazine.

Christian Mindfulness Group Kristie’s group will be starting up again soon. Watch this space for details, and see Kristie’s article in the latest issue of Pobl Dewi (copies available at the back of the church).

The Harvest Supper will be in the Parish Hall on Tuesday 1 October at 6.30pm. Tickets are £10 (and past experience suggests that the meal will be delicious). A list for those who would like to come – and tickets – are available at the back of the church.

Gosber Diolchgarwch Cymraeg Nos Fercher 2 Hydref am 7yh. Pregethir gan y Canon Haydn Rowlands, un o hoelion wyth Sir Fôn.

English Harvest Festival Sunday 6 October: 9.15am Family Eucharist with a Children’s Address; 5pm Harvest Evensong – guest preacher: The Reverend Shirley Murphy, Narberth. Harvest gifts of non-perishable food will be given to our neighbours at the Salvation Army for emergency food relief. [I apologise that I shall be away for the Harvest weekend, helping to lead a Welsh Armenian pilgrimage, ending with a service in Holy Trinity Armenian Orthodox Church in Manchester, in which I shall be taking part. The Reverend Delyth Richards will look after you all – diolch o galon iddi.]

Installation of New Canons (including Canon Matthew Hill, our LMA Dean designate) at St Davids Cathedral at 6pm on Thursday 3 October.                                                                                

Canon Patrick

Parish News 15th September 2019

Parish of St David Carmarthen * Plwyf Dewi Sant Caerfyrddin

CHRIST CHURCH NEWS * NEWYDDION EGLWYS CRIST

TRINITY 13 DRINDOD

(September 15 Medi)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST with SUNDAY SCHOOL and SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

5pm EVENING PRAYER * HWYROL WEDDI

Morning Prayer in the Parish Office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 9.30am

Evening Prayer in the Parish Office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 5pm

The Contemplative Prayer Group meets on Tuesday at 4.30pm and Wednesday at 11.15am

Tuesday September 17 Medi Dydd Mawrth

10.30yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

The first meeting of the new season of the ‘Clwb Clonc’ (Welsh Conversation Class) will now be on Tuesday 24 September at 6pm

[ST MATTHEW’S DAY transferred] Wednesday Se ptember 18 Medi Dydd Mercher [GŴYL SANT MATHEW trosglwyddwyd]

10.30am HOLY EUCHARIST

7pm BRO CAERFYRDDIN LOCAL MINISTRY AREA MEETING for Clergy, Executive Members and Church Treasurers at St John’s Church, Priory Street

Thursday September 19 Medi Dydd Iau

4pm Full Governors’ Business Meeting at the Model Church in Wales School

Friday September 20 Medi Dydd Gwener

I have been asked to go to St David’s Cathedral to film an item about the Cathedral Library (the only functioning cathedral library left in Wales) for S4C’s ‘Cynefin’ programme

TRINITY 14 DRINDOD

(September 22 Medi)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST with SUNDAY SCHOOL and SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

5pm EVENING PRAYER * HWYROL WEDDI

PARISH NEWS * NEWYDDION Y PLWYF

Thank you / Diolch o galon to all those who contributed to the Reverend Wyn Maskell’s farewell service and presentation last Sunday. Wyn is starting in his new parish today. Please remember him in your prayers.

Please Send articles, news and pictures for the next issue of our Parish Digest/Papur y Plwyf to Mr Vince James asap.

The ‘Clwb Clonc’ (Welsh Learners’ Conversation Class) will start up again in the Parish Office on Tuesday 24 September at 6pm.

Christian Mindfulness Group Kristie’s group will be starting up again soon. Watch this space for details, and see Kristie’s article in the latest issue of Pobl Dewi (copies available at the back of the church).

LMA Shadow Council Meeting at Christ Church on Monday 23 September at 7pm.

The Sunday School/Small Church Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Relief will be on Saturday 28 September in the Hall.

The Harvest Supper will be in the Parish Hall on Tuesday 1 October at 6.30pm.

Cwrdd Diolchgarwch Cymraeg Nos Fercher 2 Hydref am 7yh. Pregethir gan y Canon Haydn Rowlands.

English Harvest Festival Sunday 6 October at 9.15am and 5pm.

Installation of New Canons (including Canon Matthew Hill, our LMA Dean designate) at St Davids Cathedral at 6pm on Thursday 3 October.                                                                                

Canon Patrick

Parish News 8th September 2019

Parish of St David Carmarthen * Plwyf Dewi Sant Caerfyrddin

CHRIST CHURCH NEWS * NEWYDDION EGLWYS CRIST

TRINITY 12 DRINDOD

(September 8 Medi)

9.15am UNITED BILINGUAL THANKSGIVING & FAREWELL EUCHARIST for our Curate, the Reverend WYN MASKELL, followed by tea/coffee/squash and a presentation in the Hall * CYMUN UNEDIG DWYIEITHOG I FYNEGI DIOLCHGARWCH a FFARWELIO â’n Curad, Y Parchedig WYN MASKELL gyda te/coffi/diod ffrwythau a chyflwyniad yn y Neuadd

2.30pm HOLY BAPTISM

5pm ALTERNATIVE EVENSONG in the Hall

Morning Prayer in the Parish Office at 9.30am (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)

Evening Prayer in the Parish Office at 5pm (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)

Contemplative Prayer Group: Tuesday 4.30pm and Wednesday at 11.15am

Tuesday September 10 Medi Dydd Mawrth

10.30yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

I shall be away from Tuesday afternoon until Thursday evening at the September meeting of the Governing Body of the Church in Wales in Swansea

Wednesday September 11 Medi Dydd Mercher

10.30am HOLY EUCHARIST

[HOLY CROSS DAY] Saturday September 14 Medi Dydd Sadwrn [GŴYL Y GROG]

10.30am HOLY EUCHARIST (which helps to remind me that it’s my wedding anniversary)

We have had a kind invitation from our neighbours at the English Congregational Church to their coffee morning

TRINITY 13 DRINDOD

(September 15 Medi)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST with SUNDAY SCHOOL and SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

5pm EVENING PRAYER * HWYROL WEDDI

PARISH NEWS * NEWYDDION Y PLWYF

LMA Finance Meeting for church treasurers and members of the LMA Executive at St John’s Church, Priory Street, at 7pm on Wednesday 18 September.

Please Send articles, news and pictures for the next issue of our Parish Digest/Papur y Plwyf to Mr Vince James asap.

The ‘Clwb Clonc’ (Welsh Learners’ Conversation Class) will start up again in the Parish Office on Tuesday 17 September at 6pm (NB change of date because I shall be at the Church in Wales Governing Body on the 10th).

Christian Mindfulness Group Kristie’s group will be starting up again soon. Watch this space latest issue of Pobl Dewi (copies available at the back of the church).

Model School Governors The next full meeting of the Model Church in Wales School Governing Body is on 19 September at 4pm.

Filming I shall be filming an item about the Cathedral Library for the S4C ‘Cynefin’ programme on 20 September.

LMA Shadow Council Meeting at Christ Church on Monday 23 September at 7pm.

The  Sunday School/Small Church Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Relief will be on Saturday 28 September in the Hall.

The Harvest Supper will be in the Parish Hall on Tuesday 1 October at 6.30pm.

Newidir Noson y Cwrdd Diolchgarwch Cymraeg i nos Fercher 2 Hydref am 7yh. Pregethir gan y Canon Haydn Rowlands.

Installation of New Canons (including Canon Matthew Hill, our LMA Dean designate) at St Davids Cathedral at 6pm on Thursday 3 October.                                                                                

Canon Patrick

Parish News 8th September 2019

Parish of St David Carmarthen * Plwyf Dewi Sant Caerfyrddin

CHRIST CHURCH NEWS * NEWYDDION EGLWYS CRIST

TRINITY 12 DRINDOD

(September 8 Medi)

9.15am UNITED BILINGUAL THANKSGIVING & FAREWELL EUCHARIST for our Curate, the Reverend WYN MASKELL, followed by tea/coffee/squash and a presentation in the Hall * CYMUN UNEDIG DWYIEITHOG I FYNEGI DIOLCHGARWCH a FFARWELIO â’n Curad, Y Parchedig WYN MASKELL gyda te/coffi/diod ffrwythau a chyflwyniad yn y Neuadd

2.30pm HOLY BAPTISM

5pm ALTERNATIVE EVENSONG in the Hall

Morning Prayer in the Parish Office at 9.30am (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)

Evening Prayer in the Parish Office at 5pm (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)

Contemplative Prayer Group: Tuesday 4.30pm and Wednesday at 11.15am

Tuesday September 10 Medi Dydd Mawrth

10.30yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

I shall be away from Tuesday afternoon until Thursday evening at the September meeting of the Governing Body of the Church in Wales in Swansea

Wednesday September 11 Medi Dydd Mercher

10.30am HOLY EUCHARIST

[HOLY CROSS DAY] Saturday September 14 Medi Dydd Sadwrn [GŴYL Y GROG]

10.30am HOLY EUCHARIST (which helps to remind me that it’s my wedding anniversary)

We have had a kind invitation from our neighbours at the English Congregational Church to their coffee morning

TRINITY 13 DRINDOD

(September 15 Medi)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST with SUNDAY SCHOOL and SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

5pm EVENING PRAYER * HWYROL WEDDI

PARISH NEWS * NEWYDDION Y PLWYF

LMA Finance Meeting for church treasurers and members of the LMA Executive at St John’s Church, Priory Street, at 7pm on Wednesday 18 September.

Please Send articles, news and pictures for the next issue of our Parish Digest/Papur y Plwyf to Mr Vince James asap.

The ‘Clwb Clonc’ (Welsh Learners’ Conversation Class) will start up again in the Parish Office on Tuesday 17 Septemberat 6pm (NB change of date because I shall be at the Church in Wales Governing Body on the 10th).

Christian Mindfulness Group Kristie’s group will be starting up again soon. Watch this space latest issue of Pobl Dewi (copies available at the back of the church).

Model School Governors The next full meeting of the Model Church in Wales School Governing Body is on 19 September at 4pm.

Filming I shall be filming an item about the Cathedral Library for the S4C ‘Cynefin’ programme on 20 September.

LMA Shadow Council Meeting at Christ Church on Monday 23 September at 7pm.

The  Sunday School/Small Church Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Relief will be on Saturday 28 September in the Hall.

The Harvest Supper will be in the Parish Hall on Tuesday 1 October at 6.30pm.

Newidir Noson y Cwrdd Diolchgarwch Cymraeg i nos Fercher 2 Hydref am 7yh. Pregethir gan y Canon Haydn Rowlands.

Installation of New Canons (including Canon Matthew Hill, our LMA Dean designate) at St Davids Cathedral at 6pm on Thursday 3 October.                                                                               

Canon Patrick