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[29 May 2024 | Comments Off on Foxearth Meadows Nature Reserve | ]

Our Open Air Service on Sunday, 9 June is part of an A Rocha UK “Act for Nature” event.

12.30 pm Join us in the beautiful surroundings of Foxearth Meadows for a picnic lunch (bring your own).

1.15 pm Dragonfly and Damselfly ID Walks with expert guides: discover some of the fascinating species that can be seen on the reserve or learn what’s below the surface in a pond-dipping session.

3.00 pm Open Air Service, worshipping our creator God in the midst of ..read more

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[29 May 2024 | Comments Off on Accidentals Concert at St Andrews Great Cornard | ]

We are having a concert by The Accidentals backed by Flat Broke on Saturday 1st June at 7.30 in aid of church funds.

Tickets are priced at £10 and include a Ploughman’s supper. They are available from Iris King on 07581 062259.If you would like an alcoholic drink, please bring your own.

Flier attached.

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[29 May 2024 | Comments Off on Events at Box River Benefice | ]

Music for a Summer Evening, Saturday 1 June – see flier .

Boxford Open Gardens, Sunday 2 June – see flier .

Little Waldingfield Open Gardens, Saturday 8 June – see flier .

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[29 May 2024 | Comments Off on Celebration at Sudbury Quaker Meeting House | ]

Dear Churches Together,We would like to invite you to the Sudbury Meeting House to celebrate the 400th birthday of Quaker co-founder George Fox. Quakers are still working for justice and peace, so please come and help us celebrate.

Sudbury Meeting House, 22 Friars Street, Sudbury, CO10 2AA.

Saturday, 13th July 2024, 1.00 pm – 5.00 pm.

Admission is free, and we encourage you to stay for as little or as long as you like. This is a community event, and your presence is what makes it special.

R.S.V.P. ..read more

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[29 May 2024 | Comments Off on Graham Kendrick in Ipswich | ]

From Rev Andrew Fitzgerald, Associate Minister, Colchester Road Baptist Church, Ipswich.

On Friday 12th July at 7:30pm, we are thrilled to have Graham Kendrick with us for a concert together with musicians Steve Thompson and David Fitzgerald. We warmly invite you to join us, but would it also be possible for you to advertise the concert across the Churches Together network please?

Tickets are available now, with three ticket options available (‘Full price’, ‘Reduced price’ and ‘Donation’). During the evening there will ..read more

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[21 May 2024 | Comments Off on Prayer Breakfasts | ]

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to cancel the Prayer Breakfast next Saturday (25 May) at All Saints, Acton.

The next Prayer Breakfast will be on Saturday, 1 June, hosted by Malcolm & Judith Offord at 98 Melford Road, Sudbury CO10 1JY.

We meet on Saturdays from 8 to 9.30am for a light breakfast, a time of fellowship and a time for prayer.

Do join us if you can. You will be most welcome, whether you have never been before, or have ..read more

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[21 May 2024 | Comments Off on Time to Pray | ]

The leaflet for the four weeks from this Sunday, 26 May 2024, is here .

Eleanor Ridge has faithfully produced this very useful document for a good number of years but has asked to be relieved of the task, at the latest, by October this year. It would be really good if someone could take this on.

If you feel this is something you could do, please contact Peter Halden (07437334946 or peterhalden@hotmail.com). Thank you.

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[21 May 2024 | Comments Off on Kettle and Fish | ]

Kettle & Fish is open this Thursday, 23 May. Please do drop in and see us then.  We will be serving the same delicious food and providing the same friendly welcome as always, 10am to 1.30pm at Suffolk Road Church, next to Aldi.

The dates for the coming weeks are:

23, 30 May 2024.

13, 20, 27 June 2024.

As always, dates may occasionally change at short notice.

Please ensure Kettle & Fish is publicised in your church – great food, an opportunity to chat, ..read more

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[21 May 2024 | Comments Off on Service at St Peter’s Church, Sudbury | ]

From Revd Andrew Doarks, Rector, St Gregory’s & All Saints’, Sudbury.

I am delighted to be able to tell you that I have been approached by the Churches Conservation Trust to design and host a service in St Peter’s Church (The Arts Centre) to mark St Peter’s Day. This will take place on Sunday 30th June at 6pm* and I am working with Churches Together and The Friends of St Peter’s to ensure we can enjoy a time of worship, coming together as ..read more

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[21 May 2024 | Comments Off on Christian Aid Week (12 to 18 May 2024) | ]

Christian Aid exists to create a world where everyone can live a full life, free from poverty. Last year, 3.3m people benefited from our interventions, and 275 projects were implemented globally.

We are very grateful for the efforts of all the local volunteers who delivered envelopes door-to-door, and for all who made a donation. Across the country the total raised for Christian Aid Week in 2023 was over £2.3million.

If you did not receive an envelope, donations can be made via ..read more