Christingle – Sunday 6th December

Our Christingle service will be on Sunday 6th December from 10.00am on our Facebook page. Every year as part of this service we raise money for the Children’s Society. If you want to donate through our online fundraising page you can do so by following this link https://thyg.uk/CUS047311

Operation Christmas Child

Each year we support the charity Samaritans Purse and their project Operation Christmas Child, which sends a shoebox of presents to children who otherwise may receive nothing at Christmas. However this year, because of the obvious logistical problems that the Coronavirus Pandemic cause, we’re doing things a little differently. This year we are encouraging everyoneContinue reading “Operation Christmas Child”

Christian Aid Week Service – Sunday May 10th

If you didn’t manage to join us live for our Christian Aid Week Service, you can watch it below … The order of service can be found here :- https://stcatherinestilehurst.files.wordpress.com/2020/05/christian-aid-week-2020-order-of-service.pdf   To donate to Christian Aid via the Tilehurst Just Giving page, please click here. All our videos, including other Sunday live-streamed services, can beContinue reading “Christian Aid Week Service – Sunday May 10th”

Shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child

A huge thank you to everyone who brought a shoebox to St Catherine’s this morning. Through them, we will be sending Good News and Great Joy to less fortunate children around the world. We know that a few more are coming later today, so check back tomorrow for a final total. Update : A totalContinue reading “Shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child”

Shoebox Sunday – 17th November

Sunday 17th November is Shoebox Sunday – the last day you can drop off your filled shoebox for Operation Christmas Child. It is also the day we are holding a special service at St Catherine’s to gather the filled Shoeboxes, and to tell everyone what happens to them.  We’ll also show video of the distributionContinue reading “Shoebox Sunday – 17th November”

Charity Sale – Thursday 14th & Friday 15th November

Cornwell Charity Crafts  are selling their handmade jewellery, gifts and crafts at St Catherine’s on both Thursday 14th & Friday 15th November. They’ll be their during café opening hours (10am to 2pm) both days, and for those at work during the day, they’ll also be there on Thursday evening from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. They willContinue reading “Charity Sale – Thursday 14th & Friday 15th November”

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas child is a way of bringing some Christmas cheer to a poor, needy or suffering child. The idea is to fill a shoe box (if you can’t get hold of one, we have a supply) with small gifts, (please read the leaflet carefully about what is acceptable) and add a donation of £5Continue reading “Operation Christmas Child”