Alton Webteam: February 2016
During Lent, the Parish of the Resurrection on behalf of GAP will be holding Bible studies on Luke's Gospel, these will take place in All Saints' Hall (In the Church itself on 24th Feb) every Wednesday from 7.30 — 8.45pm.
The themes for each week are:
17th Feb Compassion and care for those who are poor
24th Feb The Ministry of women
2nd March Healing in Luke's Gospel
9th March Parables in Luke's Gospel
16th March Jesus speaks from the cross
Everyone is welcome!
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