Parish News 9th June 2019

PARISH OF CARMARTHEN ST DAVID * PLWYF CAERFYRDDIN DEWI SANT

CHRIST CHURCH NEWS * NEWYDDION EGLWYS CRIST

Vicar/Ficer: The Rev’d Chancellor Dr/Y Parch’g Ganghellor Dr Patrick Thomas

Associate Priest and Diocesan Schools Officer/Offeiriad Cyswllt a Swyddog Ysgolion yr Esgobaeth: The Rev’d/Y Parch’g Delyth Richards BA

Non-Stipendiary Curate/Curad Hunan-Gynhaliol: The Rev’d/Y Parch’g Wyn Maskell BA

Licensed Readers & Lay Pastoral Assistants/Darllenwyr Trwyddedig a Chynorthwywyr Bugeiliol Lleyg: Mr Michael Kirby; Dr Andrew Padfield

Emeritus Clergy/Offeiriaid Anrhydeddus: Canon Illtyd Protheroe; Canon Haydn Rowlands

Welsh Communion Assistant/Cynorthwy-ydd Cymun Cymraeg: Mrs Barbara Evans

Churchwardens/Wardeniaid: Mr Nigel Roberts; Mr Edwin Jones; Mrs Lynette Edwards; Mr Malcolm Jones & Mr Ellis Evans

PCC Secretary/Ysgrifenyddes y CPE: Mrs Rosemary Bowen

Parish Treasurer/Trysorydd y Plwyf: Mr Nigel Roberts

Organists/Organyddion: Mr Meirion Wynn Jones; Mrs Sheila Jones

Sunday School & Small Church Co-ordinator/Cyd-lynydd yr Ysgol Sul a’r Eglwys Fach: Mrs Valerie Kirby

Social Committee Chairperson and Church Hall Secretary/Cadeirydd y Pwyllgor Hwyl a Sbri ac Ysgrifenyddes Neuadd yr Eglwys: Mrs Lynette Edwards

Spirituality Co-ordinator/Cyd-lynydd Ysbrydolrwydd: Mr Ian Anderson TSSF

Parish LNSM Ordinand & Mindfulness Co-ordinator/ Ymgeisydd i Urddau GHGLl y Plwyf, a Chyd-lynydd Tangnefedd Meddwl: Mrs Kristie Godden-Griffiths 

Website/Gwefan: www.christchurchcarmarthen.org.uk

WHITSUNDAY * PENTECOST * Y SULGWYN

(June 9 Mehefin)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST with SUNDAY SCHOOL and SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

5pm SERVICE OF BAPTISM, CONFIRMATION & FIRST COMMUNION administered by the Right Reverend Joanna Penberthy, Bishop of St Davids 

Monday June 10 Mehefin Dydd Llun

5pm Evening Prayer in Parish Office

5.30pm Contemplative Prayer Group

[ST BARNABAS’ DAY] Tuesday June 11 Mehefin Dydd Mawrth [GŴYL S BARNABAS]

9.30am Morning Prayer in Parish Office

10.30yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

4pm Model Church in Wales School Governors’ Self-Evaluation Meeting

5pm Evening Prayer in the Parish Office

6pm ‘CLWB CLONC’ – Welsh Conversation Class 

Wednesday June 12 Mehefin Dydd Mercher

9.30am Morning Prayer in the Parish Office

10.30am HOLY EUCHARIST

11.15am Contemplative Prayer Group

5pm Evening Prayer in the Parish Office

7pm LOCAL MINISTRY AREA OPEN MEETING in St John’s Church, Priory Street. Anyone from any of the churches in the proposed Local Ministry Area is invited, and it is important that we are well represented at this meeting, in which decisions may be taken that will have a major impact on our church.

Thursday June 13 Mehefin Dydd Iau

9.30am Morning Prayer in the Parish Office

2pm Parish Knitting Group in the Hall

5pm Evening Prayer in the Parish Office

TRINITY SUNDAY * SUL Y DRINDOD

(June 16 Mehefin)

9.15am SUNG EUCHARIST with SUNDAY SCHOOL & SMALL CHURCH

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

6pm GŴYL GYMRAEG YR ARCHDDIACONIAETH (Archdeaconry Welsh Festival): CYMUN BENDIGAID (Pregethir gan Yr Hybarch Eileen Davies, Archddiacon Ceredigion) 

[Darperir lluniaeth ysgafn yn y Neuadd ar ôl y gwasanaeth]

PARISH NEWS * NEWYDDION Y PLWYF

Parish Digest Thank you to Mr Vince James for yet another wonderful issue of our magazine. Please help yourself to a copy (and one for a friend) from the back of the church. 

The Strawberry Tea will be held on Saturday 29 June at 2.30pm. Tickets (£8) are available at the back of the church.   

Fifth Sunday Lunch in the Quins (June 30th)If you would like to come along, please put your name on the list at the back of the church.                                   

St Davids Stint I shall be on duty again as Canon-in-residence at the Cathedral from July 4thto July 16th.

Archdeaconry Day The Venerable Dorrien Davies will be holding an Archdeaconry Day in the church and hall on Tuesday 16 July.

Proposed Local Ministry Area A meeting of the Proposed LMA ‘Shadow Council’ and Ministry Team (plus church treasurers) to sort out legal matters will be held in Christ Church on Wednesday 17 July.

Sea Sunday this year will be on Sunday 21 July. We are extremely grateful to Mr Don Griffiths, who decorates the church for Sea Sunday every year. There will be the usual retiring collection for the Mission to Seafarers.

Anniversary There will be a joint service here on Sunday 28 July to celebrate the 40thanniversary of my ordination to the diaconate by Bishop Eric Roberts. The service will be jointly conducted by Bishop Joanna and the Reverend Delyth Richards.       Canon Patrick