Alton Webteam: April 2018
The church AGM is to be held on Sunday 29th April at 4pm.
We will celebrate the life of the church and share in discussion together concluding with a short act of worship and a bring and share tea. The discussion will focus on our worship pattern, discipleship and outreach.
It is at this meeting that we annually elect our church stewards and also congregational reps to the Church Council. Please feel free to ask, nominate and propose a church member who would like to participate in this way.
If you wish to raise an item for discussion please let Philip know by 18th April.
Everyone is welcome.
The Agenda for the meeting is as follows:
1. Welcome and opening devotions
2. Attendance and apologies
3. Remembering those who have died
4. Letters of greeting, sympathy etc.
5. Minutes of previous meeting and matters arising (2 April 2017)
6. Election of church stewards
Nominated for annual re-election/election: Di Wright, Lin Fitch, Helen Wallace, Debby Bridger, Terri White
7. Election of representatives to Church Council
Our existing reps are: Norma Barton, Nancy Buck, Irene Jopling, David Mason, Janet Meager, Peter Wallace.
People can be re-elected for another term if they so wish to ensure we have a strong church council.
8. Celebrating the Life of the Church
9. Conversation on the life of our church
a) Worship — A discussion on our morning worship pattern
b) Discipleship — House-group/series
c) Outreach Ideas & plans
d) Any other notified items for discussion (By April 18th)
10. Financial Matters, Charitable Giving and Gift day
11. Safeguarding and Data Protection Act Update
12. Date of Next AGM
12. Closing Worship
13. Faith Tea — Please bring and share!
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
The Annual August Alzheimer's Afternoon will take place on 24th August at All Saints Church, starting with the Forget-Me- Not service at 2.30pm to remember and support families with dementia. The service will be led by Rev. Rachel Sturt & Debbie Thrower, our Anna Chaplains for Older People' From 3.15pm approx. in the Church Hall for a...
All the Young Ventures groups have now completed their expeditions and were fortunate to have good weather for them. It was perhaps too good for the group of 12 year olds that went out on 30th June in temperatures not far off 30C! For the two Yr.7 groups these were their first unaccompanied expeditions meeting supervisors at several points along the way. They've all survived (well done!)...
The BB boys braved the sweltering heat on Saturday 7th July to entertain the public at the fête and to help make people aware of the Brigade. Well done boys — and...
St. Peter's, Beech