Parish News 25th August 2019

Parish of St David Carmarthen * Plwyf Dewi Sant Caerfyrddin

CHRIST CHURCH NEWS * NEWYDDION EGLWYS CRIST

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS * CYHOEDDIADAU PWYSIG

As was announced last Sunday our LNSM Curate, the Reverend Wyn Maskell, is being appointed to a Curacy in the Glyn Aeron (Inland) Local Ministry Area. Wyn’s final service with us will be on Sunday 8 September. It will be a joint Eucharist for our two congegations at 9.15am (we shall also be inviting our friends from Llangunnor), followed by coffee/tea and biscuits/cake and a presentation, with an opportunity to thank Wyn for his contribution to the life of our parish. Gobeithio y gallwch i gyd ddod i ymuno â ni ar gyfer yr achlysur arbennig yma i fynegi ein diolchgarwch a gwerthfawrogiad i’n Curad annwyl.  

Our Local Ministry Area of Bro Caerfyrddin will be inaugurated at a service in St Peter’s Church on Wednesday 9 October. It is to be divided into three pastoral areas:                         1) St Peter’s with St John’s, Abergwili and Cynwyl Elfed: Stipendiary Priests: Canon Matthew Hill (LMA Dean), the Reverend Matthew Webster (Curate); LNSM Associate Priest for               Abergwili: the Reverend Jennie Britton; LNSM Ordinand: Robert Moore.                                       2) Christ Church/Dewi Sant with Llangunnor and Newchurch: Stipendiary Priests: Chancellor Patrick Thomas, the Reverend Delyth Richards; Licensed Readers: Michael Kirby, Dr Andrew Padfield; LNSM Ordinand: Kristie Godden-Griffiths.                                                                           3) Llanpumsaint, Bronwydd, Llanllawddog and Cwmduad: Stipendiary Priest: the Reverend Gaynor Jones-Higgs.

TRINITY 10 DRINDOD

(August 25 Awst)

9.15 SUNG EUCHARIST

11yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

12.30pm Holy Baptism

2.30pm Holy Baptism

3.30pm Holy Baptism

5pm EVENING PRAYER * HWYROL WEDDI

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 August 27 Awst Dydd Mawrth

10.30yb CYMUN BENDIGAID

Wednesday August 28 Awst Dydd Mercher

10.30am HOLY EUCHARIST

Friday August 30 Awst Dydd Gwener

11am Funeral of the Reverend Meurig John at Newcastle Emlyn Church * Angladd y Parchedig Meurig John yn Eglwys Castellnewydd Emlyn

TRINITY 11 DRINDOD

(September 1 Medi)

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

11yb BOREOL WEDDI

2pm Holy Baptism

5pm EVENING PRAYER * HWYROL WEDDI

PARISH NEWS * NEWYDDION Y PLWYF

Parish Trip to Brecon Many thanks to Mrs Lynette Edwards and Mrs Rosemary Bowen for arranging the highly enjoyable outing to the Cathedral and Canal at Brecon yesterday.

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.

The World President of the Mothers Union will be visiting Christ Church on the afternoon of Saturday 7 September.

The ‘Clwb Clonc’ (Welsh Learners’ Conversation Class) will start up again in the Parish Office on Tuesday 10 September at 6pm.

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