Folkweave‘Folkweave’

is our weekly newsletter. This useful resource will inform you of all the events that take place throughout the coming week and is also a notice board for news items.

You will be able to find copies of Folkweave in the Foyer and with your service paper on Sunday mornings. You can also access this on the website which gives links to the relevant webpages which will give more detailed information.

In the first section on this page you can view the weekly diary and the second section shows you the news and events that take place.

Christmas Tithe 2016 update; ‘Thank You’

Christmas Tithe 2016 update. Your donations, including retiring Offertories at our Christmas services, total £1,865 to which we can add approximately £400 in Gift Aid tax recoveries meaning that we can send just over £565 to each of the four chosen charities: Christian Aid Christmas Appeal, the Angel Tree programme, Croydon Women’s’ Aid and ‘Christmas […]

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Folkweave – news and events – 28th March to 5th April 2015 Copy

Our Weekly Newsletter giving you details of what is on and interesting items of news (click on button below). DIARY OF EVENTS from 28th March 2015 to 5th April 2015 Day                                 From   To   Event More Information Saturday     28th March 10.00am 12 Noon Coffee Morning in the lounge         10.00am 12 Noon Book […]

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Folkweave – news and events – 5th March to 13th March 2016

Our Weekly Newsletter giving you details of what is on and interesting items of news (click on button below). DIARY OF EVENTS from 5th March to 13th March 2016 Day    Date                      From   To   Event More Information Saturday 5th March 10.00am 12 Noon Coffee Morning in the lounge     10.00am 12 Noon Book Fair     […]

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – 18 to 24 January 2016

Information about the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 18th to 24th January 2016: (see below) Montpelier Church open for prayer 7am to 11am 18th,19th, 21st and 22nd January. Purley Baptist Church open with Church prayer stations 9.00am to 9.00pm on 19th and 20th January. St John The Baptist Church meditative reflection on Thursday 21st […]

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Sunday Club on Holiday

Sunday Club There will be no Sunday Club during August so the team can have a well-earned rest. There will be toys, books and colouring available in the side aisle of the church during the service and some supervision. Many thanks to all the team who make the Sunday Club such an enjoyable activity for […]

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Folkweave – news and events – 28th March to 5th April 2015 Copy

Our Weekly Newsletter giving you details of what is on and interesting items of news (click on button below). DIARY OF EVENTS from 28th March 2015 to 5th April 2015 Day                                 From   To   Event More Information Saturday     28th March 10.00am 12 Noon Coffee Morning in the lounge         10.00am 12 Noon Book […]

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Folkweave – news and events – 7th March to 15th March 2015

Our Weekly Newsletter giving you details of what is on and interesting items of news (click on button below). DIARY OF EVENTS from 7th March 201 to 15th March 2015 Day                               From   To   Event More Information Saturday   7th March 10.00am 12 Noon Coffee Morning in aid of Christian Aid       10.00am 12 Noon Book Fair […]

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Folkweave – news and events – 7th March to 15th March 2015 Copy

Our Weekly Newsletter giving you details of what is on and interesting items of news (click on button below). DIARY OF EVENTS from 7th March 201 to 15th March 2015 Day                               From   To   Event More Information Saturday   7th March 10.00am 12 Noon Coffee Morning in aid of Christian Aid       10.00am 12 Noon Book Fair […]

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Folkweave – news and events – 28th February 2015 to 8th March 2015

Our Weekly Newsletter giving you details of what is on and interesting items of news (click on button below). DIARY OF EVENTS from 28th February 2015 to 8th March 2015 Day                               From   To   Event More Information Saturday   28th Feb 10.00am 12 Noon Coffee Morning       10.00am 12 Noon Book Fair       10.00am […]

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Purley Youth Project – news

Purley Youth Project Purley Youth Project Juniors are part of Waitrose Coulsdon Community Matters for the month of July, so we need as many people to go in and buy something in Waitrose  or just ask for the green tokens and put them in our box. We are also applying to sponsor a student doing […]

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International Partnership Youth Trip to Speyer

This summer a group of five  young people and four adults are travelling to our partnership church in Speyer, Germany, for a youth get-together. Also taking part will be people from two of our other partnership churches, Dessau and Ostrava. The group going from Purley leave for Speyer on 1st August and return home on 9th August. […]

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Relief House Keeper – Position Available

A Relief House Keeper is required at Abbeyfield, House, Purley Knoll, Purley, one weekend a month and for holiday cover. Hours: 7.00 pm Friday to 4.00 pm Sunday, with breaks on Saturday afternoon and evening and two sleep-overs in a comfortable room. Duties: Cook two lunches and two teas for ten residents. Pay: £160 per […]

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Surrey Christians in Science – 9 June 2015

Surrey Christians in Science The next Surrey Christians in Science event at Christ Church, Purley, will be held on Tuesday, June 9th at 7.00 pm. The speaker is Professor John Wyatt, Professor of Perinatology & Ethics, UCH, London, who will speak on ‘What is a Person? Insights from Neuroscience, Artificial Intelligence and Christianity.” Doors open […]

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Worship and Services in June 2015

Worship and Sunday Services –  June 2015 – all are welcome (scroll down) June 5  ‘Food for Thought’ – Reflective Service – 1 pm in the Church June 7 Morning Service with Holy Communion – at 10.30 am and is led by the Revd. Russell Furley-Smith Please join us after the service for coffee and other light refreshments in […]

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Love your neighbour – 1 May 2015

Love your neighbour: Think, Pray, Vote Over the next four weeks there will be many hours of reporting on TV and in the papers from election debates, manifestos, claims and counter claims. We hope to provide a calm atmosphere in which we can consider as Christians some of the issues we might want the politicians […]

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Abbeyfield Concert – 1st May 2015

The Abbeyfield Concert given by the East Grinstead U3A choir will be on Friday 1st May at 2.00 – 4.00pm. at Christ Church, Brighton Road, Purley. Cost £5 to include afternoon tea. For further information please contact Anne Carrington or e-mail webmasterPURC@hotmail.com

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PYC – new management members needed

Purley Youth Centre are urgently seeking new management members. The Centre is now without the major funding which it has received from the council for the last twenty years. We wish to make sure that the superb work done, especially in the Junior Club, continues as it is a very much valued service to the […]

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Whist Drive – 16th May 2015

Come and join us …… Saturday, 16th May at 7 p.m. in the Hall. This is an opportunity for you to help raise funds for CHRISTIAN AID in a relaxed and convivial way. Please bring a plate of finger food to share (sandwiches, sausages, quiches, cakes) or a sweet or fruit. Beginners are welcome. Please […]

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