Personal collecting boxes: please bring your box to church for opening and counting during January 2023.
The winter Warm Hub set up by the Parish Council in the HC Community Centre will be open from 1.30-3.30pm on weekdays starting on 7th Nov until March 2023.
Caroline Wood, the local Christian Aid Group co-ordinator, thanks everyone who took part in this Autumn Fundraiser. The quiz sheets raised £200 and gave folks a good challenge and a lot of fun! There were 12 entries submitted that achieved full marks of 60/60...
There was a magnificent response to the finale of the Genesis initiative for Operation Christmas Child on 30th Oct. This year over 100 shoeboxes were provided filled with Christmas gifts for children in need around the world. They are being delivered to the local collection centre in Congleton for forwarding to Samaritans Purse who arrange for their distribution to needy children around the world.
Autumn update on Barnabus and St Luke’s Brinnington and how we can help with donations of pre-loved clothing and non-perishable food items etc.
Safeguarding: Past Cases Review 2 (PCR2)
In 2007, the Church of England commissioned a national Past Case Review which sought to look at the handling by the Church of child protection case over many years. All parishes nationally are required to respond by checking records and reporting to the review all known cases of concern about the behaviour of clergy and church officers towards children and vulnerable adults.
Revised Churchyard Rules 2007
A copy of the revised Churchyard Rules 2007 applying to St Luke’s Knutsford Road Churchyard and now adopted by the Church Council in January 2019 can be downloaded here.