Sept. 26th 2017 onwards 7.30pm after 7pm Mass St. Joan's RCIA. "Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults" basically means becoming a member of the Catholic Church. So, if you are a member of any denomination or if you are not baptised and you wish to explore the faith of the Catholic Church and be received into full Communion with the Catholic Church come along on Tuesday evenings. . If you are interested please complete a form in the church porch and place in the envelope provided.
Oct. 2nd Onwards 7.45 to 9.30pm St. Joan's Centre 24-Week Bible Timeline Study Course. Meetings are only on Monday evenings and there are 15 Mondays when no meeting occurs untile the finish on the 20th June 2018. The cost is £35 per person. Contact Dorothy McIntosh (tel. 01420 22434) and provide name, address, telephone number and method of payment. Study books will only be ordered when payment is made - the last day for joining and paying is the 3rd September. The acutal dates of the meetings are: 2nd, 16th, 23rd, 30th October, 6th, 27th November, 4th, 11th December, 15th 22nd, 29th January, 5th, 19th, 26th February, 5th, 19th, 26th March, 16th, 23rd, 30th April, 21st May, 4th, 18th June. There are no meetings on the 9th Oct, 13th, 20th Nov, 18th, 25th Dec, 1st, 8th Jan, 12th Feb, 12th March, 2nd, 9th April, 7th, 14th 28th May, 11th June.
16th March 7 to 9pm School Hall Youth Club. ‘Indoor Games’ The Otter Project.
17th March 7.30pm St. Joan's Centre Hidden Gem Evening. St Patrick's day music, Finger food, Cash bar and raffle. All tickets now sold.
25th March 4 to 5pm   Confirmation Experience. Planning Meeting.
29th March to 1st April   Worth Abbey Easter Retreat for 18-35s. Worth Abbey and The Wellspring Community invite young adults to celebrate the Easter Triduum with a retreat. Over the Easter Triduum young adults from across the UK will be gathering to celebrate the Death and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ. Booking forms are now available. Please contact TOC@worthabbey.net or fcarbone@wellspringbrighton.org.uk. You can also find more information via Facebook.
31st March 12 noon & 2.30pm Guildford High St. Passion Of Jesus. Wintershall Players give an authentic retelling of the story of Easter and each performance is free, lasts for 90 minutes and all are welcome. The play starts outside Marks and Spencer and finishes at Holy Trinity Church at the top of the High Street.
4th April 8pm St. Joan's Church Healing Service.
11th April 7.45 to 9.30pm St. Joan's Centre “The Gift” Life in the Spirit Seminars. Responding to the encouragement of Pope Francis to “Share with everyone in the Church Baptism in the Holy Spirit.” This course enables us to have a deeper conversion to Christ, inviting the Holy Spirit to stir up the graces received in the Sacraments of Baptism and Confirmation, and giving Him permission to work in our lives in a more powerful way. Following sessions will be on April 18th, 25th and May 2nd, 9th, 16th. Please register in advance with Alastair 01252 714809
11th April 2 to 4pm Farnham Vineyard Centre Farnham Assist. Take a Trip down Memory Lane. Come along at 2pm for an informative afternoon with Farnham Museum’s curator. A cream tea will be served with music afterwards. Tickets are £5 and can be booked with Farnham Assist.
22nd April 1 to 5.45pm St. Joan's Centre "Relit” Course. To gain the essential tools and formation for the work of evangelisation, enabling us to be more effective in all of our Parish ministries. Following sessions will be on 29th April and 20th May. Please register with Parish Office.
13th May 12.30pm St. Joan's Centre Parish Sunday Lunch. Contact Tony Calway.
18 to 20th May   Worth Abbey The Great Adventure. Retreat for Years 7 to 9. Over the weekend we are going to be exploring the idea that the journey of discipleship is a great adventure that we are each called to through workshops, input, prayer, worship and a whole lot of fun! The price is £84 but bursaries are available. For more information please email: fcarbone@wellspringbrighton.org.uk
23rd May 8 to 9pm St. Joan's Centre Inter Church Praise. Praise and prayer with guests from other churches. Followed by fellowship over coffee and cake.
26th May 10am to 3pm   Healing Prayer Workshop. Geoff & Gina Poulter give practical guidance on developing healing prayer ministry. More information and registration contact Alastair 01252 714809.
6th June 8pm St. Joan's Church Healing Service.
9th June 9.30am to 3.30pm St John's Seminary, Wonersh, Guildford GU5 0QX Priesthood Vocation Reflection Day: A day of reflection for single men aged 35-55 who wish to explore if they have a calling to the priesthood. For more details contact Fr. Con Foley - 01932 842643 or email foleycon@gmail.com.

Parent and Preschool Children's Group

This group meets on Tuesdays in the morning in St. Joan's Centre 9.00-11.00 am, during term time. Pre-school children and their parents are all welcome to this friendly group.

The Group is for parents with children 0-5 years or those with bumps. We find the parents enjoy it as much as the children. Refreshments and a simple prepared activity are available. All are welcome and we look forward to seeing you.

If you have any questions please contact Sarah Quirke.


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