Christmas 2017: we will soon be promoting our annual Grand Draw, which will take place after the Carol Concert on 17th December. Raffle prize donations are invited. We are also looking for contributions towards the festive decorations and celebrations. Please see Fr Stuart.
Nine Lessons and Carols: our annual Carol Service will be at 6pm on Sunday 17th December. Refreshments afterwards and the Grand Draw.
St Alban’s Singers: the inaugural concert given by the newly formed St Alban’s Singers will be at 7pm on Wednesday 20th December. Tickets are £5 (under 16’s free). Light refreshments included.
Advent Day Retreat: our neighbouring Parish of St Mary’s are organising an Advent Retreat Day at Pleshey Retreat House on Saturday 16th December from 10am-5pm. Cost is £12.50. No transport but lifts are available. Please see Fr Stuart if you are interested.
Holy Baptism: today we welcome Takara-Renee Irene Antoine into the family of the church through the waters of baptism. Please pray for her and for her parents and godparents.
All Souls: we will remember our beloved departed at 7.30pm on Thursday 2nd November. Please add the names of those to be prayed for on the list.
Quiz Night with ‘Fish and Chips’ Supper: Friday 3rd November at 6.30pm. Ticket are £10 per person. Please bring your own drinks. See Fr Stuart for an alternative meal if you cannot eat fish. Please sign up at the back of church.
International Dinner Evening: will take place on Saturday 25th November 6pm to 11pm. Adults £15, under 10s £10. This will be an evening for us to celebrate the Church family at S Albans with dinner and music. Please sign up on the list in church
Harvest choral evensong 6pm today 24th September, followed by light refreshments.
Harvest Choral Evensong;6pm next Sunday 24th September, followed by light refreshments.
The St Albans Singers’ : our organist Charles is proposing to establish a gathered choir of local singers which will be based at S Albans and meet here on Tuesdays, beginning at 8pm on 3rd October. You will need to be able to read or willing to learn music. Full details are on the noticeboard.
Ladies Group: will meet for the first time after Mass on Wednesday 27th September to discuss plans for organising a regular time of fellowship. Please speak to Kath Wylde after Mass if you are interested.
Sunday School : a reminder that all children from aged 5 are welcome to attend Sunday School with Erica and Sophie.