Author: Janice Rhodes

November 21, 2019 Janice Rhodes

Following her recent visit to the circuit, Revd Jacquie Evans has accepted our invitation to serve as our Superintendent Minister from September 2020.

November 9, 2019 Janice Rhodes

Stationing Committee have made a “match” for our circuit with Revd Jacquie Evans as a prospective successor to Revd Bob Thomas when he moves on in 2020. We are looking forward to meeting Revd Jacquie when she visits us next week. She is currently in the Waveney Valley circuit in East Anglia but worked in…

October 31, 2019 Janice Rhodes

We will be welcoming Revd Dr John Bell to Welshpool next weekend, 9th and 10th November. On Saturday afternoon at 2pm, he will be speaking on the theme: “Singing our Way into or out of Belief – how songs, traditional and contemporary, shape popular theology”, and on Sunday morning he will preach at the Churches Together…

October 4, 2019 Janice Rhodes

We continue to show a movie once a month, on the first Wednesday afternoon, when we are pleased to be joined by non church-going friends from around the town. We make no charge and provide interval tea and biscuits. Our next Movie Afternoon is on Wednesday 4th December at 2pm when the all-time Christmas favourite…

October 4, 2019 Janice Rhodes

Jubilate’s Supper Concert was a great success, with an appreciative audience enjoying the singers’ performances of the “Top Ten” of their repertoire, joining in a Singalong of songs from “South Pacific”, and a ‘Ploughman’s and Puds’ Supper during the interval. £435 was raised for church funds.

October 4, 2019 Janice Rhodes

During the month of September, as part of the Synod’s Prayer Initiative, the church was open each day for Prayer and Reflection, and comments from the Visitors’ Book showed that this was much appreciated. We have decided to make our Prayer Space and Prayer Wall permanent features and to keep our church open each day.     

August 19, 2019 Janice Rhodes

The Jubilate Singers invite you to their Supper Concert which will be held in church on Saturday 28th September, starting at 7pm. The first half of the programme will consist of the top ten favourite songs from the group’s repertoire, as recently voted by members, interspersed with poetry written by our talented poets, and a…

August 4, 2019 Janice Rhodes

Kitchens around Welshpool have been busy with home cooks baking for the church’s annual 100 Cakes Sale. Cakes, scones and cookies of all shapes and sizes were produced for the stall yesterday, 3rd August, raising over £100 which will be used for the cost of transporting the children’s Christmas Shoeboxes for the Samaritan’s Purse Appeal.

August 4, 2019 Janice Rhodes

The church’s Jubilate Singing Group recently held a fundraising Sunday Picnic Lunch event in the garden of one of the members.  It was organised by another member whose brother is waiting for a donated kidney, and raised over £200 for Kidney Research.

March 11, 2019 Janice Rhodes

Our annual Spring Fair, which was held on Saturday 30th March,  raised £920.  Many thanks to all for such a sterling effort.