MASS & SERVICE TIMES
Saturday 13th April
4:45pm – Sacrament of Reconciliation
5:15pm – Noel Stewart RIP
Sunday 14th April – PASSION SUNDAY (PALM SUNDAY) (CYCLE C)
9:30am – Bob and Vincent Fitzsimons RIP
11:00am – People of the Parish
Monday 15th April
9:30am – Father Simon’s Intentions
Tuesday 16th April
9:30am – Betty O’Connor RIP and deceased members of the family#
10:30am – Coffee morning
Wednesday 17th April
Thursday 18th April – MAUNDY THURSDAY
7:30pm – Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper. Intention – Joyce Davies RIP. Followed by watching till 10pm
Friday 19th April – GOOD FRIDAY
12:00pm – Stations of the Cross for Children
3:00pm – Celebration of the Lords Passion
7:00pm – Service of Tenebrae
HOLY SATURDAY – THE EASTER VIGIL
8:00pm – The Great Vigil – People of the Parish
9:30am – Margaret Matthams RIP
11:00am – Joe Davies
Monday 22nd April
If Fr Simon is unobtainable and you urgently need a Priest please phone the parish mobile: 07548 222133 Please use this number for emergencies only i.e. where a priest is needed urgently.
Dates for your Diary
Tuesday 16th April 10:30am.
There will be tea and coffee, cakes and biscuits, Bingo and a Bring and Buy Sale, everyone is welcome.
St George’s Day Night
Friday 26th April 7:30pm
Our annual St. George’s Fish and Chip Supper night. Food will be served at approx. 2030. Menus and lists are in the porch. Money to be given in advance of the night either to Phil or left in the safe (Make sure you provide your name and amount on the envelope). All monies to be paid no later than Tuesday 23rd April. We will have a short quiz prior to the food arriving (One for the kids and one for the bigger kids).
Tony Montgomery is running the Manchester Half Marathon with his daughter Lucy to raise money for St Luke’s Hospice. Tony and Lucy would very much appreciate sponsorship to help the hospice in its work in helping so many patients and their families. There is a sponsorship form in the porch if anyone would like to donate to the Hospice. Thank you.
St Nicholas to Lourdes
St Nicholas is again joining the annual diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes from 25th July to 2nd August. This is open to students from St Nicholas who are in Year 11,12 or 13. Booking forms and more information are available from Mairie Gelling, the school chaplain. Bookings need to be made by the end of April.
Food for Thought
Thank you to everybody who has donated food items during the Lent period. In the past week the mid-Cheshire foodbank has fed 109 people, including 39 children. To help more people they urgently need the following –
- Medium size boxes of cereal
- Sponge puddings
- Tinned fruit
- Tinned potatoes
- Instant mash
The Bingo Night on Friday 5th April made £1080. Thank you to everyone who donated prizes, those who supported the event on the night and to everyone who helped to organise the night.
Bingo Night Raffle Tickets
There are some raffle ticket prizes from the Bingo Night still to be claimed;
- Green ticket: 141-145
- White ticket: 91-95
- White ticket: 316-320
- Blue and white: 101-105
Thank you for the recent donations to the Prisoner Outreach Organisation. Please continue to bring in your loose change and leave the money in the bottle on the bookshelves in the porch and help to support this organisation.
200 CLUB DRAW
Winner: £40 Prize this week – Mr Martin Beveridge
WHY NOT JOIN THE 200 CLUB AND HELP THE PARISH?