THE WEEK AHEAD (2nd Sunday)

NEXT SUNDAY (November 10th)
Third Sunday before Advent – Remembrance
8.00 am Holy Communion
10.00 am Act of Remembrance Service at St Cuthbert’s Church. St Aidan’s congregation, Brownies and Scouts will be joining St Cuthbert’s congregation for the morning service followed by the City Centre Wreath Laying Ceremony. Crosses are available at the back of church for you to lay in our Field of Remembrance. Please place your donation in the collecting tin.

EVENTS THIS WEEK (November 4th - 9th)

9.30 am Vicar taking assembly at Norman Street Primary School

6.45 pm City Council meeting

10.00 am Holy Communion
1.00 pm Urban Chaplains meeting at the Crown & Mitre

10.45 am Service in the cemetery where wreaths are laid and crosses placed on the war graves
7.00 pm Rehearsal for the Festival of Remembrance

10.00 am Coffee morning
7.00 pm Festival of Remembrance in St Cuthbert’s. Tickets available from the Vicar.

Monday, 11th
11.00 am Children’s Remembrance Service in the City Centre
Tuesday, 12th
10.30 am Annual Judges Service in the Cathedral. Preacher the Revd Keith Teasdale.
Sunday, 17th
St Cuthbert’s Church. There will be only one service which is the 8.00 am Holy Communion led by Canon Michael Manley. There will be a joint service at St Aidan’s at 9.45 am led by the Revd Caroline Kennedy.
Saturday, 23rd
Autumn Fayre. Drawing tickets are now available. Please see Carolyn.
Sunday, 1st – Advent Sunday
3.00 pm joint Advent Carol Service with the Cathedral. After the Cathedral service we go to the Tithe Barn for afternoon tea.
Saturday, 7th
4.00 pm Community Choir Christmas Concert in Church.
Sunday, 8th
7.30 pm Royal Northern Sinfonia Christmas Baroque by candlelight in Church.
Tuesday, 10th
1.30 pm James Rennie Nativity in Church.
Wednesday, 11th
5.30 pm Crown Court Carol Service
Thursday, 12th
10.00 am Norman Street Primary School Nativity in St Aidan’s Church.
6.30 pm Carol Parade and Hog Roast.
Friday, 13th
5.00 pm High Sheriff’s Children’s Carol Service in Church.
Saturday, 14th
3.00 pm Christmas Memorial Service at the Crematorium.
7.00 for 7.30 pm Jazz Night in the Tithe Barn.
Monday, 16th
7.00 pm Carol Singing at the Sportsman.
Sunday, 22nd
11.00 am Civic Carol Service.
5.00 pm Christingle at St Aidan’s.
Monday, 23rd
6.00 pm Carol singing at the Crown & Mitre.
Tuesday, 24th Christmas Eve
4.00 pm Christingle.
11.00 pm Midnight Mass.
Wednesday, 25th Christmas Day
10.00 am Sung Eucharist at St Aidan’s.

Parish Fellowship Programme 2019 – future dates: 13th November: Carlisle Writers’ Group. 11th December: Pre-Christmas drinks & nibbles in the Tithe Barn with Dalston Handbell Ringers.

Future PCC meeting dates 11th November, 13th January, 9th March, all at 7.30 pm in the Parish Office.

Carlisle Music Society. Concerts in St Cuthbert’s Church, Carlisle: Thursday, 14th November, Patrick Hemmerlé - piano. Thursday, 16th January, Solem String Quartet. Thursday, 20th February, Emmanuel Bach – violin & Kumi Matsuo – piano. Thursday, 19th March, Alicja Fiderkiewicz – piano. All 7.30 pm.