BLESSING OF ANIMALS
This Sunday 4th October 10.30amSt John’s Church Raglan Street Port Albert
All welcome to a Community BBQ in the grounds following the service
We welcome all animals; great and small to our simple service of blessing in honour of St Francis of Assisi.
Cats and chooks in cages, dogs on leads and other small animals are invited to be blessed in the church.
(Yes snails and worms will be blessed.)
Larger animals including pigs, cows, horses and working dogs will be blessed in the church yard or truck.
(Meet Reverend Jo’s pet lizard.)
New Yarram Bell Plate Choir
Tuesdays at 6.00pm Holy Trinity Yarram with Jo and Ken White
No musical training necessary, learn as you go
Come along and have a go.
We hope to prepare two items for Nine Lessons and Carols and The Community Christmas Carols at the Regent Theatre.
(A simple meal is provided at 7.00pm)
Book Launch – A Man Called Johnny Mac; selected writing of Bishop John McIntyre Thursday 22nd October 5.00pm at St Paul’s Cathedral Sale
COMMUNITY GARDEN WORKING BEE – a working bee to install the garden beds will be held at Holy Trinity Yarram Next Tuesday 6th October beginning at 4.00pm. This working bee is open to interested members of the public. (Members of the parish are welcome) BYO tools especially barrows and spades to fill beds with soil.
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
- Wedding Expo Sunday 11th October, Regent Theatre
- Big Hymn Sing Sunday 1st November, Holy Trinity Yarram
- Yarram Show Saturday 21st November
- Christmas Tree Festival commencing 23rd November
- Nativity Exhibition Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th November, Holy Trinity Yarram
- 9 Lessons and Carols 6th December, Holy Trinity Yarram
- Community Carols in Regent Theatre 13th December 7.30pm
- Christingle 24th December 7.30pm, St John's Port Albert
- Mid-night Mass 24th December 11.30pm, Holy Trinity Yarram
- Christmas Day 25th December 9.00am, Holy Trinity Yarram
BIBLE STUDY GROUP – you may join a group at any time.
Won Wron Connect Group meets 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 6pm dinner; 7pm study; Ephesians - Wholeness for a Broken World
Port Albert Group meets weekly at St John’s Raglan St Port Albert – Thursdays 3.00pm Studying the New Testament book of Luke
Yarram Coffee Connect Group meets at The Coffee Palace Thursdays 3.45pm studying the Old Testament book of The First Letter of John