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
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
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).