Parish of Penarth and Llandough

Reg Charity no

1130979

OUR CHURCHES ARE CURRENTLY  STILL CLOSED BUT WE PLAN TO RE-OPEN ON SUN 14TH MARCH

 We will have no services or private prayer at our churches for the time being in order to keep everyone safe. Email updates will be sent out and information will also be on social media, but, please contact a Warden for info if you don’t get emails.


LICENSING OF VICAR OF ALL SAINTS – the licensing for Rev Jimmy Young will be by Zoom on Sun 7th March at 6pm,  further details to follow.

SAD NEWS – Graham Lewis passed away last Sunday. Condolences go to Marguerite and their daughter Catherine from the whole parish. Graham’s private funeral will be at the Vale Crematorium on Fri 5th March at 12pm.

IRENE MEREDITH is now home from hospital and we send good wishes for her continued recovery.

MURIEL BARTHOLOMEW Sadly Muriel, who was a long-time member of St Augustine’s and the MU, passed away on 17th Feb at the Waverley Centre aged 99. Her private funeral is on Thurs 4th March at 1pm at the Vale Crematorium.


HELP NEEDED – St Augustine’s Tots Group We are looking ahead to re-starting this group when restrictions allow. We need some volunteers who could help out once a week (Thursday morning) on a rota basis, for example getting equipment ready, making tea, helping with acitivities. Volunteers will need to undergo a DBS check (free), hence the need to start things rolling. If you can help, please contact Fr Mark 029 20709897.    

LENT COURSE (Click here) Fr Mark and Rev Ali will run a Zoom course for Lent on Tuesday evenings 7.30pm 23 Feb – 23 March. The theme will be ‘Caring for Creation’. If you’d like an optional booklet, they are available from Alicia at All Saints priced £3.80  Email: admin@allsaintspenarth.org.uk, Tel: 02920 70 31 70

CYTUN LENT GROUPS are also running on Zoom this year, beginning w/c 22 Feb.

There are 4 groups :-

1. Tuesday 2.30pm Keith Howells

2. Wednesday 7pm Katie Cooper

3. Thursday evening Rev Simon Jennings

4. Friday 7pm Jeremy Dix

We are following "Living His Story" - explore how we can live Jesus’ story in our own lives. Anyone interested in joining these groups should contact Heather Ralis on -

heathermralis@gmail.comTel 029 20318251 Mob. 07910 121725


LENT SERMONS Bishop June is putting a series of Lent sermons on the Llandaff Diocese website for anyone to view. The Lent theme this year is Endurance.

THANK YOU We have received a Thank You letter from Bristol Eye Hospital for a donation of £200 out of our Feed the Hungry fund.  

FOOD BANK This is well-stocked at the moment and has sufficient funds because of everyone’s generosity during this Lockdown period. Claire Grafton has therefore requested that giving in Food or in Cheques be stopped for a while.

WORLD DAY OF PRAYER Friday 5th March Due to Covid restrictions this will be on zoom hosted by Trinity Church 1.45pm for 2pm Service. To join the zoom service please register with Cathy Knapp email: cathtknapp@gmail.com  (phone: 029 2021 2845) who will email you the zoom link. If you let Cathy have your address she will deliver a service booklet and collection envelope.  

ATAL Y FRO The Mothers' Union continues to support the work of the women's refuge in the Vale. If you have any surplus lamps, rugs, throws or cushions, in good condition, please consider donating them to this good cause. Please contact Judith to discuss delivery/ collection; depending on the response we hope that temporary storage could be in the Parish Hall. (jmartin-jones@talk21.com Tel 02920 707708)


PLEASE KEEP GIVING TO THE PARISH IF YOU CAN

Planned Giving Envelopes: Send to St Augustine’s Parish Hall, Albert Road, Penarth, CF64 1BX. Cheques should be made payable to Parish of Penarth & Llandough. It helps our recording system if you can include your envelopes.

Regular Payments – The Gift Direct scheme is the best way is to pay directly from your bank. You don’t need to be a tax payer. Enrol online via the Church in Wales website or Rachel can send you a form to do it by post.




LATEST NEWS

EMAIL BULLETIN To receive an email copy of the bulletin each week, please email Rachel at the office – you can also unsubscribe at any time.  


WOULD YOU LIKE TO ADVERTISE IN THE PARISH MAGAZINE? Please contact Rachel at the office for more information and to register your interest.

Weekly Parish Newsletter

Fr Mark’s sermon


February Magazine

March Magazine


PARISH FACEBOOK PAGE

facebook.com/penllanparish/


Twitter: twitter.com/penllanparish


 YouTube Channel


All Saints: YouTube, Facebook

GIVING TO THE PARISH click here

All Cheques should be made payable to Parish of Penarth & Llandough


GIFT DIRECT is the best way is to pay a regular amount directly from your bank to the Parish.


We also welcome BACS payments or standing orders: call the Office for bank details.

Contactless payments can be made at St Augustine’s Church.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION

LONELY OR ISOLATED, NEED HELP? If you or someone you know is in need of help, shopping or just a friendly chat, here are numbers to call:

Vale of Glamorgan Crisis team:  01446 729592

Age Cymru Advice line (for over 70s): 08000 223 444

Helping Hands Penarth: 07745 475794 https://www.penarthhelpinghands.co.uk/
Llandough Mutual Aid

https://www.facebook.com/groups/216736309441390/

 LOTS OF LOCAL BUSINESS CAN DELIVER

Please visit https://penarthview.co.uk/ for an updated list and further details.