March 18, 2020 Derek Painter

Brother Richard Hendrick, a Capuchin Franciscan living in Ireland, has penned a touching poem about coronavirus.. Lockdown by Brother Richard: Yes there is fear. Yes there is isolation. Yes there is panic buying Yes there is sickness. Yes there is even death. But, They say that in Wuhan after so many years of noise You…

March 17, 2020 Derek Painter

We have recently been told that Welshpool Meals on Wheels is now operating 5 days a week instead of 2 days a week. The Day Centre is now closed.

March 16, 2020 Janice Rhodes

To protect members of our community from the coronavirus, all social events scheduled for the coming weeks have been cancelled. This includes the suspension of Monday Coffee Mornings, Wednesday Mid-week Movies and Saturday Lunches until further notice. 

March 11, 2020 Janice Rhodes

Come and join us at 2pm on Wednesday 8th April when we shall be screening “Jesus of Nazareth” with Robert Powell as Jesus, an appropriate film for Holy Week. All are welcome. There is no charge, and tea and biscuits will be served in the interval.

February 28, 2020 Derek Painter

 Ash Wednesday – Matthew 6: 1-6, 16 -21. As we open your word tonight, open our minds to understand, our hearts to obey, and our hands to serve those with whom we share the planet. Amen. Before I was old enough to know better, I used to believe that part of the presbyteral role of…

January 13, 2020 Janice Rhodes

For lovers of Moody and Sankey, morning worship at 10.45am next Sunday 19th January, is not to be missed! Come and sing all the old favourites from “Sacred Songs and Solos”. All are welcome

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

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.