Welcome to St Margaret’s Church

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Coming Events

 

Midday Prayers

Supporting YOU on Your Frontline

As a community, we, at St. Margaret’s Church, would like to support you by praying for you on your frontline. Would you like us to pray for you at our weekday Midday Prayers?

Maybe for a challenging meeting at work, a hospital appointment or any other situation that you are concerned about? If so, please email us via the Midday Prayer line at the following address:

prayer@uxbridgeparish.org

This will be checked daily and all requests received by 10am will be prayed for that day, and throughout the week.

If you would like further contact with someone, please ring 01895 812193 or pop into church between 10am and 2pm. There will always be someone pleased to pray with you.

 

 

APCM

Sunday 26th April in St. Andrew’s at 12.30pm (preceded by simple soup and roll lunch)

Our Annual Meeting is a very important place to elect Church Wardens and Council Members.

Would you consider standing? Nomination forms available today.

 

Messy Church Saturday

Saturday 25th April, 4—6pm

Messy Generosity”. Why not invite a family near you?

An action packed new way of doing church for children and families. Crafts and other activities, engaging celebration with songs, story and food.

All families WELCOME

For more details pick up a flyer today.

  • Could you give us a hand, as a one off, looking after a craft table?
  • No preparation needed.
  • If so, we would love to hear from you.
  • More details form Fliss or June.

 

APCM

Sunday 26th April – TODAY!! in St. Andrew’s at 12.30pm (preceded by simple soup and roll lunch)

Our Annual Meeting is a very important meeting. Please come along to hear reports and vote for new Wardens, PCC and Church Council members.

 

‘Beyond Election Day: Power, Money, Government and Responsibility’

Wednesday 29th April From 6.30pm – 8.00pm At St. Paul’s Cathedral.

A chance to explore how politics and business can best serve the common good, looking beyond the coming Election to what happens next.

 

The Hub

Wednesday 29th April, 7.30pm The Drake’s: 2 Victoria Road, Uxbridge

Please come and join with us as we pray for the Young People of our Parish.

 

Celebration Concert: A Night at the Proms

Friday 1st May, 8pm

As part of the 150 years celebration at St Andrew’s there will be a concert given by the Royal Air Forces Association’s President’s Band

Admission charge £5.

 

St. Andrew’s 150th Anniversary Celebrations

Sunday 3rd May

Bishop Martyn Jarrett will be presiding at the 10am Eucharist – All Welcome!

Following that there will be a “hot fork buffet” at St. Andrew’s School. Members of St. Margaret’s are invited, but numbers are limited.

Please sign the list in the foyer if you would like to go and leave contact details, we will then contact you to confirm.

 

Walk for CMS – 9th May

Would you be interested in joining a group from the parish in walking to raise money for CMS?

10km or if you are really energetic 60km.

If so, contact June or Henry Guy.

 

Ascension Day

Thursday 14th May 8pm and 10:30am

Please join us at 8pm (or 10.30am) as we Worship Jesus – Risen and Ascended!

 

Christian Aid Week 2015

10th May – 16th May

Help needed for the street collection and on 16th May for the town centre “shake a can.”

Please contact Jo Hyland 01895 814171 or Christine Nickolls. or Please give a donation. Put your money in a Christian Aid envelope and hand it in to the office or put in on the collection plate. If you are a tax payer and wish to please fill in the section on the envelope so that we can reclaim tax. Envelopes will be available from May 3rd for a couple of weeks.

Thank you

Quiet morning – Saturday 16th May, 9.30am-12.30pm

Labyrinth Evening with Graham Noyce Tuesday 19th May

Prayer Walk along the canal Sunday 24th May

 

Evening of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

On 17th May INSTEAD of the 7PM service

…there will be an evening of prayer for the persecuted church. It will begin with a time of worship and then time to pray for those who are persecuted around the world because of their faith in Christ. In order to connect in a small way with the underground church, the service WILL NOT be at St. Margaret’s church, but at a secret location, similar to what the persecuted church would use. you can find out the location by doing one of the following:

  • Checking the St. Margaret’s Facebook group on the 14th May
  • Texting ‘LOCATION’ to 07557808527
  •  Putting your name and E-mail on the sign up sheet.

For more details and questions feel free to ask Jonny Rapson.

 

Confirmation

Sunday 21st June at 7pm in St. Margaret’s

Andrew will be running an adult confirmation group on Thursday evening. Any adults thinking about being confirmed please speak to Andrew or put your name on the sign up sheet in the foyer. In Confirmation, we confirm the vows made at our Baptism (often made by our parents and Godparents) and declare our desire to follow Jesus