It wasa grey and mizzly afternoon in Redruth, but Bishop Philip was given the warmestof welcomes at the ancient parish church of St Euny, starting with a quickupdate on the history of the church which has resulted in the interesting firstview of the Tudor bell tower standing alongside the Georgian church.Thursday'sOpen Cafe was in full swing and the Bishop met with the churchwarden, Lucie andoutreach worker, Clare.Followingan offer of tea and cake, served by volunteers Margaret and Chris, the Bishopchatted to the craft group and demonstrated his prowess at playing the ukulelewith the St. Euny Ukes.A fewrousing songs later and it was time to say farewell.Theopen cafe is one of the projects run byClare Brown, community outreach worker, on behalf of the DCC. Everyoneis welcome to come along on a Thursday afternoon for tea, craft, company andmusic. There are also regular dog walks around Carn Brea which are held everysix weeks or so. The next dog walk will meet at 10.30am outside St Euny Churchon Saturday 30th March.Thereis a chance to join in with the ukulele playing and crafts on Thursdayafternoons. Volunteers are always welcome,as are any people who just want to pop in for a cuppa and a chat. Pleasefeel free to find out for yourselves.Lucie.
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Weekly sheet 3-3-19 Click here to download the Weekly News 3rd March 2019 EVENTS/NOTICESAsh Wednesday. Please could any Palm Crosses be returned to burn on Ash Wednesday, the 6th of March.A Beetle Drive and Pancake Party will be held at Christchurch Lanner at 7pm on Saturday March 9th to celebrate the beginning of Lent.Storylines Memory Project. There will be an opportunity for those who stitched as part of this project to see their work prior to the community launch, on Tuesday March 19th at 11.00am in St Andrew Pencoys.Benefice Lenten Retreat. A relaxed programme of reflection, prayer and worship at St. Rita’s Centre, Honiton for three nights from 1st to 4th April. All mealsand en suite rooms provided. £200 per person. Booking and details from Rev’d Margaret Saville or Sue Pearce.Lent 2019 Study GroupsAsh Wednesday, the start of Lent, is on 6th March when there will be special services.A six week course on The Book of Revelation. ‘Windows Into Revelation’, written by Haley Preston (formerly the Methodist Superintendent of the Redruth Circuit) whilst she was training for the Anglican Priesthood. This will be held from 7pm - 9pm at Christchurch, Lanner on Mondays - March 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th and April 1st, 8th.Our other Lent groups will be following the course 'Responding to God's Grace'. These will be held fromWednesday 6th March as follows:Wednesdays at 11am at Lavinia Green's house(Trewirgie area.)Wednesdays at 11.30am at Christchurch Lanner(soup lunch provided.)Thursdays at 7.30pm at Robin Knights' house(Mount Ambrose area.)Food Bank - all donations are gratefully received for the food bank. Items we are desperately short of are milk, tins of potatoes, spaghetti, custard and ricepudding. Please give as often as you can, your contributions are much appreciated. Thought for the week: If you can’t see a rainbow, thenreach for the stars.