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


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


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