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