Parish of St Thomas of Canterbury Fairford, with St Mary's Cricklade

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Forthcoming events at St Thomas Fairford and St Mary's Cricklade

September 2017

  • Love Fairford, 14th September - 1st October, Note: some events require advance booking (see bulletins for details)
    Saturday 16th September, ‘Treasure Hunt’ around churches. Starting at The Palmer Hall, 2.30-4.30pm.
    Tuesday 19th September, Seniors Tea
    Tuesday 19th September , Ladies Evening “Self Worth” with Ann Absolem
    Saturday 23rd September, Men’s Breakfast “Faith Under Fire” with Rev Mark Grant-Jones MC
    Thursday 28th September, Ladies Evening “Treasured” with Anne Simpson
    Details of the other events can be found in leaflets on the notice board. Please try to support this outreach initiative by inviting along any friends or neighbours who are not church goers or who may have questions about faith. Also, as it fast approaches, please keep its purpose and aims in your prayers.
  • For Young People: "From Gangster to God", Thursday 21st September 5:30-7:30, a Bonfire and BBQ in Lea Wood with a chance to grill Greg Husband from the US- ex-gang member turned church pastor! This is hosted by Ernest Cook Trust.
    All youth welcome!
  • Bring & Buy Cake and Produce Stall, w/e 23rd September at St Thomas’, Please label and price whatever you bring. Many thanks.
  • For Young People: Rock Concert by "Written in Kings", Friday 29th September 7:00-9:00, World renowned worship band, Marquee, Walnut Tree Field.
    All youth welcome!
  • Harvest Hog Roast, Saturday 30 September, 4:30pm - 7:30pm In the Walnut Tree Field Marquee; entrance: £5.
    Please come and do invite your friends and neighbours to join you. If you could make a pudding for this please contact Ann Duckney, Helen Clift (We need lots of puddings!)

October 2017

  • A MUSICAL IN A DAY!, Saturday 7 October 2017, Come along and take part in a musical!
    This is a fun event, suitable for all ages and all levels of musical ability and none! All that is needed is a willingness to participate.
    Taking place at the United Church, Cricklade we have a conductor and supporting team of skilled musicians coming along to lead the day - culminating in a production in the early evening. The day will begin at 10am and there will be various sessions during the day to learn the music and songs.
    The musical will be "Apostle" by Roger Jones. Roger is a modern composer who specialises in lively, exciting music which is enjoyed by participants and audience alike. This musical tells the exciting story of the conversion of St Paul on the Road to Damascus.
    Everyone welcome to come along - please bring a packed lunch, tea/coffee refreshments will be available all day and there will be a small charge of £5 to help defray expenses Further information is available from Mary, Ray and Phillipa (contact details in the Bulletin).
    The Worship Group
    Cricklade United Church
  • Harvest Evening Prayer – St Thomas’, 8th October, 6pm, All Welcome, bring a friend.

November 2017

  • Christ the King, Sunday, 26 November 2017, Last Sunday of the year.