News & Events

Last Updated: Friday, 14 July 2017

News & Events

LENS leaflets - available from Sunday 9th. Please collect and tick the list? Thanks.

Beth Soper is leaving soon for a 2 yr mission with Crosslinks to Johannesburg, See leaflet in foyer for more info. & how you can pray for her and perhaps support her financially. We will commission Beth on 9 July.

John Coleman’s funeral service will be held at St Leonards’ at 2pm Tuesday July 18, followed by tea in the church centre.

Mission Tea with Pete and Libby Halestrap: 4.30pm, 23 July. They are back from Kenya for a few weeks. Come along & hear how God is working in Kijabe. Please bring cake if you can.

Footballers needed for a match v  Beacon Heath Church at Exeter university, 28 July 2017 6.30 pm.  Any ability welcome. Contact James Beatty or Geoff Hanna.

Book of the term. A Better Story by Glynn HarrisonGod, Sex and Human Flourishing, Examines the  sexual revolution & the Christian response. What if...We faced up to our sub-Christian culture of shame? Re-imagined what it means to made sexual in the image of God? Remembered that we flourish when we live in harmony with God’s design? And left behind the broken promises of the sexual revolution to tell a better story of our own? On the bookstall @ £7.

Help serving Coffee  We need more help after our 9.15 service. If you could help at this (or any other service), please get in touch with mel.mullen@stleonards.church . Your turn would come round once every eight weeks.

Exeter Foodbank - is running short of food - see the list on the foodbank box in the foyer. .

Lost Property: Any items (including cake containers) not claimed by 16 July will be given to charity. Please check the box and the coat rack in the foyer.

Cleaning over the summer. If you can help between 9.45-11.00am on one or more of the following wednesdays,  or any other time, please let the office know. 5, 12, 26 July, 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Aug.  mel.mullen@stleonards.church

Friends International summer welcome. Many international students are arriving in Exeter, to do English language courses. Many will be lonely and homesick; many come from countries where there’s no chance to hear the Gospel and they are curious about Christianity. It's a great  opportunity to welcome them and make friendships sensitively and prayerfully. We will be having a Welcome Party on Monday 3rd July. We’d love cakes to share & people to come and befriend our guests. Can you help? After that we’ll meet Monday evenings at a local pub/cafe in July & August & would welcome people who can help regularly or on a one-off basis. For more info contact Jenny Hudson, Friends International, jenny.hudson@friendsinternational.org.uk or 0775 256 0698. Whether or not you can join us, we'd value your prayers for our guests!

 

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