Message from June Atkins

Home » News » Message from June Atkins

Message from June Atkins to everyone at Alton Methodist church

 

I joined the Methodist Church in Alton in 1954 and have never regretted it.

It's been such a friendly and caring church and I've made so many friends over the years.

I want everyone to know how much support Keith has given me in visiting me and giving me Communion and Carol and Norman (my daughter and son-in-law) who have had to see to all my affairs since August of 2014 and on my 90th birthday gave me a wonderful party for all the family and so many friends from church who have loyally visited me all through my illness. You have no idea how much it has meant to me and through it all God has been with me in all my good and bad days.

You can all be very proud of our church and what the members have done for so many people.

I am now living in a nursing home and am very happy and well looked after.

I can never do anything for the church now except pray for you all and want you all to know that I think of you every day.

God bless you all

Love

June Atkins

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Schools Open the Book
Alton Webteam: Sun 17 Feb 2:52pm

The GAP Open the Book team recently visited Andrews Endowed School to present the story of 'Stilling the Storm'...all was calm in the photo as Jesus had just said 'Be still'. The 'storm' was provided by the children, who were violently shaking the blue cloth ' sea' and making very loud 'howling gale' noises. The team has recently also been able to present...

Lent series
Alton Webteam: Thu 24 Jan 11:22am

Dear Friends,I will never forget the day when, as chaplain in the hospital, a young couple came into the chapel. I naturally asked how they were and if I could be of help in any way. They told the story of when they had sat alone in the hospital chapel and tried to ask God for help. They had returned simply to say thank you to God for the support they had received. 'We don't know how to...

Alton Webteam: Thu 24 Jan 10:55am

The Boys Brigade continues to have an exciting programme.Please read the attached...