28th September 10.00am: All-age Harvest Celebration
A chance to celebrate harvest together—do invite friends
and family members as well!
12 noon to 2.00am: Harvest Bring and Share Lunch If you’d
like to come, please sign up on the list on the Welcome Desk to
tell us, so that we know what food is coming, and how many people.
For more information, call Frankie Gunns (023 9255 6748) or Sue
Castle (023 9255 3593).
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Gosport Deanery Services
Sunday 21st September at 6.00pm Deanery Mass to celebrate St Matthew,
Apostle and Evangelist St Matthew’s Church, Wych Lane, Bridgemary
Table Top Sale … Saturday 4th October
The sale will take place between 09.30am and 12.30pm in the Bulson
Hall here at St Faith’s. To boost the sales any good quality
or interesting items would be gratefully received so please bring
them along on the day of the sale or, if this is not convenient,
leave them in the Parish Office. Come and join us on the day,
have a chat and some refreshments and perhaps you might even find
The tables are all booked please tell your families and friends
about the Sale and come and support this community event.
Fashion Show … Friday 17th October
6.30pm for 7.00pm start Come and indulge yourselves at the St
Faith’s Fashion Show where you’ll be able to see and
buy High Street clothes at bargain prices. See something you fancy
then try it on, buy it and take it way on the night. Can’t
be bad! It promises to be a great fun night for only £7.00
a ticket and the price
includes a free glass of wine.
Tickets will be available after the Sunday Parish Eucharist and
from the Parish Office during office hours. Early purchase recommended!
For more information please contact Beryl Cowell on 01329 825
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Faith’s vicarage planning decision
Diocese has received planning permission for the 4 new houses
on the vicarage plot, overturning the previous rejection by Gosport
are two documents:
The planning decision click
2. A statement from the Diocese click
you have questions or concerns, please do contact Portsmouth Diocese
using the details in the statement above. It is the Diocese who
own the land and who submitted the planning application, not St
the Diocese know more about when work might start etc, they will
write to all the local residents again. As at present all that
is known is that planning permission has been granted, they’re
not going to write to the local residents at this time.
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Faith’s Church Community Committee
The St Faith’s Church Community Committee provide many events
for the church members and the local community in order to come
together, enjoy each others’ company and have fun. The committee
is a small group and needs more people to help. What sort of things
can you expect to do?
organise and set up events, clearing up and washing up after events
all within a friendly group.
Interested? Then please contact either Frankie Gunns on 023 9255
6748 or Jan McCready on 01329 662 128
It is part of our responsibility as a worshipping community to offer
prayer for those who are facing challenging times—particularly
with serious illness. Anyone can request such prayers. These can
be included in the Daily Offices or in our main morning services
It is also important that the list is current and that you inform
us when you feel that the inclusion of a particular person is no
longer required. Please let either Andrew Munro in the Parish Office
(023 9255 6445) or Joyce Dawson (023 9255 2987) know if you want
names included or removed from the list.
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meets every Tuesday in the Bulson Hall, between 9.30am and 11.15am.
This is a friendly and informal support group for anyone who has
experienced loss and/or change. It takes place every Thursday in
the Bulson Hall from 2.00pm to 3.00pm. Come along for tea, cake
and a chat. All are very welcome. For further information please
contact Mary Bucks on 023 9255 4271.
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This is another friendly and informal group for people who are able
to knit, crochet or sew and would like to take part in making blankets
for the homeless, for people in Kosovo and premature babies. There’s
always plenty of tea, cakes and chat. For more details please contact
Anne Earl on 023 9255.1687.