18th November 2018

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 Our Mission Statement: "To enable everyone to be maturing followers of Christ, who experience and live out God’s love in every part of their lives.   

Church Family News

Update on Duncan Goldthorpe – he’s doing well, sitting up in bed and due for discharge this weekend. 3 stents fitted under local anaesthetic! He’ll stay for 2 weeks at St George’s Cathedral’s guesthouse before flying home, accompanied by Revd James Reveley.

Cantamus Concert Sunday 18th November – 3.15pm at Christ Church.

'For the Fallen'-Music for Remembrance and All Souls

Tickets £7.50 at the door. Proceeds kindly being donated to the halls redevelopment fund

 Church finances – update from Resourcing Impact Group

RIG noted at its meeting last week that the projected deficit for the 2018 PCC general funds is c.£20,000: delays in HRV has increased expenditure on heating, insurance and church office at 2AC & reduced hall income from the late handover, together with people leaving or reducing their giving (for good reasons) this summer/autumn. The 2019 budget will be considered by PCC on 22 November and again is looking challenging.

Please pray for God to provide all we need.

PCC bank details: Sort Code: 40-52-40    Acct No. 00020562    Acct name: Christ Church Bedford PCC

Upcoming Events

Confirmation Service

Christ Church

This Sunday, 25th November at 6.30pm we welcome the Bishop of Hertford for a service of Baptism, Confirmation and Holy Communion.  Even if you do not usually come to the 6.30pm service, please make a special effort to come and support our candidates: Briony and Min Min; those from Milton Ernest and Pavenham (Peter Kay’s parish): Natalie, Cecilia and Katherine; and those from Kempston and Biddenham: Katherine, Peter, Julie and Melissa.

Carols in the Orchard

Please come and support Carols in the Orchard at 6.30pm on 7th December and bring your friends.  A crowd attracts a crowd.

Contact Info

Christ Church Bedford
140 Dudley Street,
Bedford, MK40 3SX

01234 327150