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STAMPS: Please remember to save the stamps to help raise funds for Baptist Home Mission which supports struggling churches. Thank you for your magnificent effort this year. I have already passed on three carrier bags stuffed full which is a lot of stamps. Stamps can be left in the red box on the Mission Table . Thank you Kay Holman
PRE SCHOOL OUTDOORS EQUIPMENT NOT TO BE PLAYED WITH ON A SUNDAY MORNING: Please could
parents ask children not to play in the outside area beyond the large hall/Lasers
room as the play equipment is getting damaged, left out in the rain and then rusting.
We appreciate your co-
COUNSELLING SERVICE: open to all and run by Family Christian Concern. Please see notice board in the Foyer for further details.
SAINSBURYS ACTIVE KIDS VOUCHERS: Elaine Funnell and Paul Burns will be pleased to receive these for pre school and our local scout group. Also Jo Wheeler for Brownies and Guides. Please leave in their pigeon holes.
EXPERIENCED CARE STAFF, domestic and kitchen staff required for Burrell Mead Residential Home in West Wickham.
Why not visit the CHURCH BOOKSTALL after the service for good quality second-
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: The church website often mentions events at the church and people involved in them. If for privacy reasons you don't want your name mentioned or a photo to appear, you should email the webmaster, Alan Bedford, with your name (and a photo so that you can easily be identified). You may still be inadvertently included in a crowd scene, but can be removed on request. In addition, if you do not want you or your family's photograph to appear in INSight, our monthly magazine, please let the editor know at
Church groups/committees meeting offsite -
Communion Services -
Coffee after Church (Addington Road): When going for coffee after the morning service it would be helpful if everyone could use the large square space in the foyer, or the Coffee Lounge, to chat, so that the area between the door out of the sanctuary and the exit is kept free. Thank you.
ROAD SAFETY -
Inspire Copies of this magazine are available for £2 per year, contact the church office . The website at www.inspiremagazine.org.uk carries stacks more news stories, reviews, events, information, exclusive online competitions and features, and they’re updated on a daily basis.
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PARISH NURSING FROM 12th March 2014: Chatterbox community social group 9.30 -
ADMIN VACANCY: International Needs UK have a vacancy for an Administrator at their Caterham office.
The job entails helping to organise our GoGlobal overseas trips and ministry visits by our overseas visitors, helping to monitor overseas projects and developing our Church Ambassador programme as well as other general office duties.
For an application form and further information please contact Karen on 01883 331332 or visit our website www.ineeds.org.uk.
BIBLE SOCIETY WORD IN ACTION MAGAZINE AVAILABLE IN FOYER.
CROYDON AGE UK: at the Salvation Army Drop-
Smart health, personal safety, mens project, nail cutting. See noticeboard for more info.
SCRABBLE PLAYING VOLUNTEERS: wanted to develop the social aspect of our Parish Nursing project.
These 'new' volunteers need to be members OR part of SBC congregation. Be able to offer two hours or so in the day time on a monthly basis. Be ready to have a current CRB/DBS check.
To help us gauge interest at this early stage -
THE GREAT BOOKSALE: takes place Sat 15th MARCH 2014, 10am -
Further information at www.greatbooksale.org.uk
VOLUNTEERS FOR THE SOUND DESK DESPERATELY NEEDED: We are now down to just 4 people and it would be good to train up a couple more people. Ladies or gents of any age welcome!
E3 YOUTH HOMEGROUP: -
THURSDAY MORNING GROUP: Thursday’s at 10:00. All are welcome.
SBC NOW HAS A TWITTER ACCOUNT: You can follow us at https://twitter.com/SelsdonBaptist.
EMAIL UPDATES: If you would like to receive the 6 monthly news/prayer letter from Paul and Su East by email would you kindly send them your email ID (including those who have already expressed a wish to receive this mailing) Please send your details to
MEMBERS MEETING AGENDAS: papers to collect today (9th March) if you are not on email.
THANK YOU TO ALL WHO HELPED WITH THE FAIRTRADE FAMILY FUN: event on 1st March, and to everyone who came along and gave so generously towards the work of Traidcraft. Donations given at the café and for the cake weight competition totalled £154.33, sales from the Traidcraft stall amounted to over £200. The Fairtrade Cards from Africa were very popular; money from those sales will go directly to that organisation.
FELLOWSHIP EVENING: will be moving to Sunday evenings from March 23rd. This will take place in the sanctuary and will include communion. This month, Youth Ignite will take place at the same time upstairs.
DAFFODILS FOR MOTHER'S DAY: If you are able to help collate these into bundles on Saturday March 29th at 9am, for about 30 mins please speak to Jo Lines.
FROM RUTH AND PETER: We thank God that with such an early diagnosis and swift surgery , the cancer has been completely removed and no other treatment is necessary apart from regular checkups. Again we thank you for your prayers, your loving concern and many kindnesses through this time
WALK OF WITNESS: actors and actresses required for this event walking from the Alms houses to M&S. Also stewards required. See noticeboard for further information.