LENT

LENT COURSES – This year two different courses are on offer at three times during each week, all hosted on Zoom as follow:

1. Claremount Methodist: 5 Zoom sessions on Tuesdays at 10.30 am, 23 Feb, 2, 9, 16 and 23 Mar. Course booklet “The Things He Carried” by Stephen Cottrell, available online from Eden Books @ £7.94 or Amazon @ £6.25 + delivery. Register with revviv1948@btinternet.com for details and link.

2. Village URC: 6 Zoom sessions on Tuesdays at 7.30 pm, 23 Feb, 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 Mar, & repeated on Thursdays at 2.00 pm, 25 Feb, 4, 11, 18, 25 Mar and 1 Apr. Course booklet “Prayers of Jesus” by Amy Boucher Pye, available online from eden.co.uk @ £5.97 or Amazon @ £5.81, and Jeff Hughes has a number of copies @ £5.97. Register with Karen Jones, kazzakk@hotmail.com or with jeffrhughes@virginmedia.com for details and link. (Contact Alan if you have any trouble ordering the booklets, as he receives discount!)

40 ACTS FOR LENT – If you’re still not sure what you will be doing this year during this season, check out the “40 Acts” attachment and the website

https://www.40acts.org.uk

Chester Diocese is also providing several excellent resources for your reflection and action during the next six weeks. You can find them here:

www.chester.anglican.org/lent

And don’t forget the Lent groups meeting online from next week, details are above. Blessings to all for a Holy Lent. Alan

LENT GIVING – As we cannot hold our Lent lunches this year, we would still like to give to a local charity, and this year we have selected Wirral Foodbank. The details for donating cash are as follows: Cheque to Wirral Foodbank, Wirral foodbank, Unit 14 Wirral Business Centre, Dock Road, Birkenhead, CH41 1JW or a Bank Transfer, Sort code  40-10-22. Account No. 52391236