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Message from Rosemary Saxey: Due to the recent adverse weather, the Women's World Day of Prayer services in Shaftesbury were cancelled, or those that went ahead were with small congregations, resulting in very little being given to support the WWDP charities. The service sheets will be available on Sunday 11th March so those who missed the service can have them and donate then if they wish. Thanks, Rosemary Saxey.

 

Our Music Director is (sadly) leaving us for personal reasons, so St Peter's is looking for an excellent organist and choir director to take us on to the next stage of our musical life and ministry. We are looking for a great colleague to work collaboratively with the Rector and others, providing musical leadership that enhances our mission and enriches our worship. This is a part-time post, covering three Sundays per month, specified festivals, occasional offices (for which additional fees are paid), and a weekly choir practice. St Peter's is a friendly, outward-looking church with a regular congregation of about 100. For more details, see the advert and job description attached.

Enhanced DBS check required

Closing date: Friday 6th April 2018

Music director advert 2018 JD for Music Director 2018

This Saturday, 25th November at 7.30pm there is a Concert in St Peter's Church, featuring THE MILL SINGERS - a male voice choir, and JUBILATE.

Tickets are £8 - available from Westminster Memorial Hospital Reception in advance, or at the church door on the evening. Refreshments available. A mixed programme of songs and choral pieces and an entertaining evening awaits! Proceeds to the Friends of the Westminster Memorial Hospital.


Kevin Martin was ordained at St Peter's Church last week, by Bishop Nicholas and joins us as curate.  Team Rector the Revd Helen Dawes has these words of thanks following the service: "An enormous THANK YOU to everyone who made Kevin's ordination such a joyous celebration! Thank you to the bishop's chaplain and office team for arranging the service and producing the service books, thank you to our musicians and choir, to the flower arrangers, bell ringers, church cleaners and to everyone who brought or served food at the party and to those who washed up afterwards. Thank you to Bishop Nick for leading us in glorious worship and to the Ven Vanessa Herrick for inspiring us with her words. Finally, thank you to everyone I'll realise I should have mentioned...Now we continue with the work of the Church, and for that, thanks be to God!"

Little Fishes poster (002) Little Fishes is up and running! The next session is at St Peter's on Thursday 28th September.

Little Fishes is a new toddler group for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers with their parents or carers, and runs fortnightly at St Peter's Church.  Bring your little one along to enjoy a simple bible story, craft and sing-along. For further details please ring Karen Dickson on 855343.

Little Fishes is a new toddler group for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers with their parents or carers, and will run fortnightly at St Peter's Church, beginning on Thursday 14th September at 10.30am.  Bring your little one along to enjoy a simple bible story, craft and sing-along. For further details please ring Karen Dickson on 855343.