Winter Wilson

We were delighted to welcome Lincolnshire folk duo Winter Wilson to perform in our church yesterday. In a concert organised (and sponsored) by Françoise Evans, one of our Just Sing! community choir, around 80 people attended a free, socially-distanced event. Instead of paying for entry the audience were invited to donate to the band’s charities – Sleaford Community Larder (a foodbank) and the Musicians Union … Continue reading Winter Wilson

Carol Service – 11 December 2017

On Monday 11 December at 19.00 we will be holding our annual Carol Concert to support the excellent work of Beaumond House hospice here in Newark. The concert will feature carols to sing along with , seasonal readings of various types and a performance of several pieces of Christmas music by Just Sing! Newark’s community choir. Following requests last year there will be more opportunity to join … Continue reading Carol Service – 11 December 2017

Lendwithcare

At our café service on Sunday we looked at a charity that promotes helping those in some of the poorest countries in the world to help themselves. It works by people loaning, not giving, money to help individuals establish their own businesses. Once the business is successful the loan is repaid and you can take the money back or re-invest in in another project. The excellent animated … Continue reading Lendwithcare

Mencap

On Wednesday 28 June Newark Mencap held a coffee afternoon in our church hall. Mencap have  hired out our Church Hall from Monday to Thursday for the last couple of years to run their ‘Avenue Programme’ for people with learning disabilities. The hall was full to overflowing with the regular attendees, volunteers, family members and friends. 5 members of the church also attend to offer our … Continue reading Mencap