The Circuit Diary, Plan, Spotlight Magazine
& Report of the Circuit Review Group
The Circuit Diary
Dates for Your Diary in 2013
|22nd May||2.30pm||MWiB Gift Day at Ninfield Church|
|24th May||Wesley Day|
|25th May||11am to 4pm||Rye Church will be open for morning coffees, light lunches and afternoon teas. Revd Ian Pruden will be present to receive Gift Day contributions|
|25th to 27th May||25th Annual Festival of Flowers at Christchurch|
|25th May||7.30pm||Special Thanksgiving concert with music covering years 1939 to 2012 at the De La Warr Pavilion (proceeds to be divided between SSAFA and CTIB)|
|30th May||2.30pm to 4.30pm||Messy Church at St Helens Church|
|8th June||2pm||Park Road Church Anniversary/Gift Day Weekend 8th and 9th June. Come and join Park Road on Sat 8th for an organ recital by Stephen Page in the church from 2pm, followed by a games/quiz afternoon and a strawberry tea at 4pm. Everyone welcome and any monetary donations towards the tea would be gratefully received by Park Road|
|8th June||2pm to 5pm||Open Day to link with National Gardens scheme at Winchelsea Chapel|
|9th June||St Helens Church Anniversary with services conducted by Rev Ian Pruden|
|9th June||4pm||Christians Against Poverty Hastings & St Leonards Centre Launch Service at Kings Church, The Ridge, Hastings|
|11th June||7.45pm||Christian Voices, the Musical Drama Group, present their latest play "The Wedding at Cana" at Sackville Road Church. Written by Alan Young, songs composed by Dave Chamberlin|
|15th June||2pm||Garden Party at Calvert Memorial Church|
|15th June||3pm||Christian Voices, the Musical Drama Group, present their latest play "The Wedding at Cana" at Ninfield Church|
|15th June||7.30pm||Summer Concert by Rye Methodist Choir and Friends at Rye Church. Retiring collection|
|20th June||7.30pm||Circuit Meeting at Ninfield Church|
|22nd June||10am to 4pm||Church Anniversary Art Exhibition, lunches and teas at Pett Chapel|
|22nd June||7pm||Christchurch Singers Summer Concert at Christchurch|
|23rd June||2pm to 5pm||Church Anniversary Art Exhibition, lunches and teas at Pett Chapel|
|29th June||6.30pm||MWiB Quiz at Sackville Road Church in aid of District Project (bring and share supper, raffle)|
|8th July||12.30pm||MWiB Circuit Lunch at Sackville Road Church (£10 a head, to book contact Betty on 01424 812694). Proceeds to a District project|
|14th July||2.30pm||Winchelsea Chapel 228th Anniversary Service led by Rev. Rose Westwood with singing under the Wesley Tree followed by service at 3pm|
|20th July||Garden Party at Richmond|
|27th July||10.30am to 4pm||Summer Quiet Day and Pilgrimage at Rye Harbour Church|
|10th August||Town Fete at Winchelsea|
|7th September||1pm to 5pm||Mini Family Festival at Park Road Church|
The Circuit Plan
The Circuit Plan is published every three months and contains the complete list of Methodist Church Services, with dates, times, locations and Ministers, for the Hastings, Bexhill and Rye Circuit.
The Spotlight Magazine
The Spotlight Magazine is published quarterly and is the newsletter of The Hastings, Bexhill & Rye Methodist Circuit, containing news and views from our churches and members.
Report of the Circuit Review Group
The Circuit Review Group was set up to respond to the District report entitled "Mapping the Way Forward - Preparing for Mission", and was asked to report to the March 2010 Circuit Meeting, indicating the issues considered by the Group, together with its recommendations and reasons for those recommendations.
The subsequent Executive Summary is now available and can be downloaded following the instructions below.
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