Engaging Issues in our church, 17th October, 7.30pm
John Tiller. Martin Luther and the Reformation – Faith and Secularity
John read History at Christ Church, Oxford (1957-60). He lectured on the Reformation at Trinity College, Bristol, Wesley College, Bristol, and part-time ordination courses in St Albans and Ludlow.
Was Chief Secretary to the Advisory Council for the Church’s Ministry (1978-84); was a Residentiary Canon of Hereford Cathedral (1984-2004). And latterly Archdeacon of Hereford.
Details from Mike Bourke 01694 722910
Engaging Issues in our church hall, 31st October, 7.30pm
David Howard. Foreign Aid: Trick or Treat?
Who benefits from foreign aid? How effective is it? Is it a good use of our money, or should we use our resources differently? Do we have responsibility to give, or should we look after ourselves first?
David Howard is a former headteacher and education consultant, who fills his retirement with reading, gardening, cycling, walking and working for the community, as well as entertaining his seven grandchildren.
Details from David Howard 01694 722904
There’s a box at the back of the church for gifts of toiletries for Shrewsbury Ark. They welcome eg toothbrushes, toothpaste and soap.
The Church Elders have reluctantly decided to have no service on Christmas Day this year.
The low retaining wall along the path to the church garden has been rebuilt