Churches Together Events
The Lenten Appeal 2017
TheAppeal was launced on Sunday February 26th at 3.30pm in the Methodist Schoolroom
This year it is for the Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East
This was founded in 2005 by Canon Andrew White, for many years the 'Vicar of Bagdad', and seeks to help Christians and other persecuted groups in Northern Iraq and Jordan.
Our Speaker Alex Wentworth, Communications Officer for the Foundation, gave us a clear account of the work of the Foundation staff in northern Iraq and Jordan, giving support and taking supplies to Christians among the refugees in the huge UN camps.
We were able to send £866.79 to the Charity, with £120.00 to be added in gift aid , Total £986.79. Well done all involved!
Annual General Meeting 2017
Wednesday June 14th 7.30pm
Speaker Sarah Martin, Head Teacher, Castle Cary Primary School
Do try and come to this important meeting.
Christian Aid Coffee Morning
Saturday 1st April 2017
9.30am-12noon Market House
All the usual things to enjoy.
This event raised £100.
Cary's Big Christmas 2016
Thursday December 15th from about 5.30pm
We will be serving hot mince pies near the Churches Together Crib at the Market House
Donations beforehand or on the day welcome (see notices in the churches)
Carols by the Crib and coffee morning
Saturday December 17th from 10am
Come along and sing Carols and enjoy this important witness in the town!
United Carol Service
Sunday 18th December
All Saints' Church 5.00pm
There will be mulled wine and mince pies after the Service
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Wednesday 15th June 7.30pm 2016
A well attended and lively meeting was held and new officers were elected:-
Chair Nick Niven-Jenkins; Vice Chair Judith Cole; Secretary David Osborne; Treasurer Val Chainey