Diary dates

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DCC MEETING – Next meeting – Watch this space!

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WORLD DAY OF PRAYER 2020 – ADVANCE NOTICE

Friday 11th October 2019 from 1.30pm – 3pm

The Horsham Planning Meeting for the World Day of Prayer 2020 at Meeting Room 1, St John’s Broadbridge Heath.

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Friday 11th October – DANCE EVENING

Charity Dance and Ploughman’s in aid of the Elizabeth Foundation – to be held at Roffey Sports & Social Club, Spooners Road, 8.00pm until 11.30pm. Tickets £10 each, details in the newsletter.

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Monday 14th October at 7.30pm

The Monday Evening Home group will meet.  Details in the newsletter.

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WORLD DAY OF PRAYER 2020 – ADVANCE NOTICE

Tuesday 15th October 2019 from 10am – 3pm

World Day of Prayer Preparation Day. Venue: Methodist Church, Waterloo Square, Bognor Regis, PO21 1ST. The registration fee for the day is £4.50. This is non-refundable and the deadline is 4th October.

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Monday 14th October at 7.30pm

The Monday Evening Home group will meet.  Details in the newsletter.

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Wednesday 16th October at 7.30pm

Christianity Explored session 6.

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Saturday 19th October 2-5pm

ONE GOOD FRIDAY 2020 – HORSHAM PASSION PLAY (10TH APRIL 2020)

  • Actors: the next audition for actors will be on Saturday 19th October 2-5pm at Brighton Road Baptist Church; another audition is planned for mid November; cast rehearsals will be January-April 2020 – we’re looking at Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Disciples and priests are especially needed! Other speaking and non-speaking parts are also available.
  • Costumes and props: would you like to join the costumes and props team? We will be borrowing, adapting, making or buying the costumes and props needed and will especially need people with making and sewing skills.
  • Financial donations towards the cost of the performances would be very welcome and may be made direct to Horsham Churches Together’s Bank Account – please email for information.
  • Prayer: to join the One Good Friday 2020 – Horsham Passion Play WhatsApp Prayer Group, please email your mobile number asking to join.

For further information and to volunteer go to www.onegoodfridaycom/horsham

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Wednesday 30th October – 11.00am

Service with Communion at Rosedale Retirement Home. All welcome.

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THURSDAY 31st OCTOBER 10am to 4pm – LIGHT TENT IN THE CARFAX

Horsham District Council will be partnering with Food Rocks to deliver a Halloween Event in the Carfax. Horsham Churches Together will be providing light-themed activities for children and families from 10am to 4pm. If you would like to come along to help from 10am-12noon, 12noon-2pm or 2-4pm then please see the newsletter for details.

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HALLOWEEN – 31st OCTOBER

We plan to do a similar thing to last year, with hot drinks etc. Help is needed between 3.30pm and 7.00pm. Please volunteer!

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HORSHAM CHURCHES NIGHT SHELTER – 1st December 2019 to 31st March 2020
Volunteer recruitment for the Horsham Churches Night Shelter has started. Completed and signed application forms should be sent to Horsham Matters by 1st November.  Details in the newsletter.

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Wednesday 4th November – 10.00am

Service for St Leonard’s day, followed by LINK, to which all are welcome. Stay just for a drink or join in with our activity as well.

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Sunday 24th November

We will all be so sorry to lose Natalie. Her final Sunday at St Leonard’s is 24th November and her Induction at St Peter and St Paul Rustington, on 16th December at 7.30pm. We wish her well for this exciting move!

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Saturday 22nd February 2020 from 9am – 1pm

World Day of Prayer Coffee Morning at St John’s BBH.

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Friday 6th March 2020 – the World Day of Prayer

The theme is ‘Rise! Take your mat and walk’ written by the people of Zimbabwe. A service will be arranged for that day – time and venue to be confirmed.

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GOOD FRIDAY 10th APRIL 2020

HORSHAM PASSION PLAY

Horsham is taking part in One Good Friday in 2020 where we, as part of Horsham Churches Together, will be joining other towns and cities across the UK in presenting a outdoor passion play. There will be no service in St. Leonard’s that day and there will be jobs for everyone to do. This is a huge and exciting project. Application forms are now available.

  • Actors: the next audition for actors will be on Saturday 19th October 2-5pm at Brighton Road Baptist Church; another audition is planned for mid November; cast rehearsals will be January-April 2020 – we’re looking at Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Disciples and priests are especially needed! Other speaking and non-speaking parts are also available.
  • Costumes and props: would you like to join the costumes and props team? We will be borrowing, adapting, making or buying the costumes and props needed and will especially need people with making and sewing skills.
  • Financial donations towards the cost of the performances would be very welcome and may be made direct to Horsham Churches Together’s Bank Account – please email for information.
  • Prayer: to join the One Good Friday 2020 – Horsham Passion Play WhatsApp Prayer Group, please email your mobile number asking to join.

For further information and to volunteer go to www.onegoodfridaycom/horsham

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