Saying Goodbye Service - Sun 26th Nov, 3.30pm
The Mariposa Trust supports people who’ve lost babies at any stage of pregnancy, at birth, or in infancy. They also organise national remembrance services & their 100th Saying Goodbye service is at Methodist Central Hall in Westminster, if you’d like to know more visit www.sayinggoodbye.org
Toy Service - Sun 3rd Dec
We’ll be collecting new, unwrapped toys at both services for the Salvation Army to give to Luton children living in poverty this Christmas.
Carols & Prayer Tree Event - Sun 3rd Dec at The Mall
Luton Town Centre Chaplains are putting on their Carols & Prayer Tree event again this year. They’ll be giving out free mince pies & mulled wine. Visit https://youtu.be/6jJAHFBGz9c to see last year’s performance. It would be great if we had lots from St Francis involved, last year over 750 people from local churches attended. If a group from St Francis go along our Christmas services will be included in the carol booklets given out to the public which will be a fabulous advertising! If you’re interested sign up at the back and we’ll try to arrange car sharing.
Carol Singing at the King William Pub - Fri 8th Dec, 7pm-8pm
If you’d like to join Martin Ellway’s homegroup carol singing at the pub pls sign up at the back & meet at the King William car park at 6.45pm.
Christmas Lunch - Sun 10th Dec,1pm in the Church Hall
Please join us for our annual Christmas Lunch. Cost is £5 or £2.50 for under 11’s. We’ll have jacket potatoes, cold meats & salads, drinks will be provided. Please sign up at the back & see Liz Cooper for tickets.
Airport Carol Singing - Thurs 21st Dec, 8pm-10pm
Pop your name down at the back if you want to go along, we’ll meet in the church car park at 7pm. Please indicate if you can give a lift.
Community Café & Grass Cutting - 1st Saturday each month, 10am-11.30am
Bring along friends & neighbours & any donations for the foodbank & enjoy a cuppa & a cake. Weather permitting we’ll be cutting the grass, so if you’d like to help, do come along. If you’d like to distribute CC flyers, pls let the office know & we’ll provide you with some. There’s a street list at the back, pls make a note of the houses you deliver to.
St. Francis Parish Church, Carteret Road, Luton. LU2 9JZ. Tel 01582 451132 (Parish Office)
E-mail : [email protected]
The church office is open Mondays 9.15am-3.15pm Tuesdays 9.30am-12.30pm Wednesdays & Thursdays 9.30am-3.00pm