MADAGASCAR COMES TO THE SMESTOW GROUP
In 2016 and 2018 the Smestow Brook Group Pastorate:
Wombourne URC, Swindon URC, St Andrew's URC Wall Heath hosted a group from Scripture Union in Madagascar called Ny Ako come and put on two concerts. They sang gospel songs in different languages, they performed traditional dances, and shared facts about their country and Christianity. They were in Wales this year prior to coming to us celebrating 200 years since the first Welsh missionaries arrived in Madagascar.
COMMUNITY CLEAN UP IN WOLVERHAMPTON
Lea Road Community Church took a lead in this event, with the back of the Church Urban Fund.
Read about it on the CUF Bulletin. More may be learned from Sue Walker at Lea Road.
YOU CAN’T BE CERTAIN - a review of Malvern Science and Faith Weekend 2017
download pdf here uncertainty_report.pdf
NEW LAY PREACHERS IN THE SYNOD
Three new Lay Preachers were commissioned in January and February 2017 - more details here