Following a recent successful visit to the circuit, I am pleased to announce that from Friday 1st September 2017 Rev Kevin Ridd will be joining the circuit staff. Kevin will be living, with his wife Jane, in the manse at Filey and will be the lead minister at Ayton, Cross Hill, Filey, Seamer and Sherburn churches.
A Coffee Morning is being held at Scalby Methodist Church in support of Saint Catherine’s Hospice on Saturday 3rd June from 10:00 am to 11:30 am. Stalls: Books, Cakes, Fair Trade
The circuit prayer meeting will take place on Tuesday 30th May at Cross Hill Methodist Church. There will be refreshments from 10:30 am and prayer from 11:15 am.
Please come along and join in with prayer for our circuit, our communities and our mission.
We are holding a fund raising day on Saturday 27th May from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm in celebration of our newly revamped kitchen. We have asked all the organisations and groups who use the premises if they would like to have a display or stall to sell their crafts. We will also be having a cake stall and of course the usual cup of tea/coffee and cake will be on sale. Please come along and support us. It would be lovely to see you.
Sing Along with the Filey Fisherman’s Choir on Saturday 20th May at Burniston and Cloughton Village Hall at 7:00 pm. Free admission, light refreshments, and song sheets available. An informal evening of song to be enjoyed by all.
Thank you to all who responded in any way towards the Circuit Easter Offering for the Methodist World Mission Fund.
At the Annual Circuit Dedication Service last Sunday 7th May attended by well over 100, £1722.26 was collected altogether. This was made up of £1,384.26 from the envelopes and church donations, plus £198.50 from the evening’s offertory.
It will enable our Mission Partners to further the work of God’s Kingdom and reach out with live.
Burniston Methodist Church will be hosting an afternoon workshop and an evening concert with blind singer/songwriter, Marilyn Baker, and her ministry partner, Tracy Williamson on Saturday 10th June 2017.
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Listening to God Workshop led by Tracy Williamson
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Marilyn Baker In Concert
Admission is by Free Ticket available online through Eventbrite.
Those attending the workshop and concert are advised to bring a packed tea, the church will provide drinks.
Donations towards costs and to support the work of Marilyn and Tracy (MBM Ministries) will be received at the church.
Marilyn Baker Ministries is a dynamic itinerant ministry of music, teaching and prayer. The heart of Marilyn Baker Ministries is to see people entering into joy instead of mourning, beauty instead of ashes, praise instead of despair; to enable people to understand the intimacy of God’s tender Father’s love and be empowered by it to reach out to others that they too may be healed and changed.
LYRA in concert at Northstead Methodist Church, Givendale Road, Scarborough, YO12 6LGon Wednesday 17th May at 7:00 pm.
LYRA are a vocal ensemble from St Petersburg, Russia who are all professional musicians, trained at the St Petersburg conservatoire and now performing in different musical theatres, opera companies and church choirs.
They are doing a UK tour showcasing the musical heritage of the Russian Orthodox Church and Russian folk music to the British public.
Further information is available from Rev Emma Morgan (361412) or see www.lyra-online.org
Please come and see the Dalesmen in concert at Queen Street on Saturday 13th May 2017 at 7:30 pm.