Tempo - Sunday 24th September 2017

This Sunday Andy Sparkes will be preaching from

Matthew 6: 5-8"Secret Service"

A Special Celebration

Dewi and Maggie Hughes celebrate their Golden Wedding Anniversary next week.  You are cordially invited to celebrate with them when they hold a drop in here at Gelliwastad Road for tea and cakes on Saturday 30 September from 3pm to 5pm.

They do not want any presents but would appreciate donations for “Toilet Twinning”.

Quilt and Craft Exhibition

The talented ladies of Craftypatch and Ponty Patchers have been preparing all year for a special exhibition of their work to be held here from 10am to 4pm on Friday 6 and Saturday 7 October.

Harvest Celebration

Help is needed on the evening of Saturday 7 October from 4pm onwards to set up the church for the Harvest service on Sunday 8 October. Please see Janet or Carol if you are able to help.

Baptism of Seren Dorey

Seren Dorey is going to be baptised on Sunday 8th October in our Graig building at 3pm. Seren is very excited and everyone is welcome to join us for her baptism with teas, coffees and cakes afterwards. Please let Mark or Liz know if you would like to bring some cakes to share!

A Call To Prayer

Vivien would like to remind everyone that there is a prayer meeting at her home every Tuesday morning between 10 and 11:30am.  It is a safe place to open our hearts to the Lord and to seek His will for our lives, our families, our town, our country and beyond.  Please speak to Ann Hindson or Vivien or just turn up when you can.  "If my people who are called by My name will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land" 2 Chr.7 vs 14.  Vivien Thomas

Student Activities

Please pray for the events that are being arranged for the new and returning students.

Ø  Lunch on Sunday 1st October

Ø  Day trip on Saturday 7th October

If you would like more information or would like to get involved in this valuable work please speak with Ceri or Ruth Herbert.

Pont Harvest Supper

PONT is organising a Harvest Supper in the Connect Café at St Catherine’s Church on Friday 6 October at 7pm. Tickets are £7 each available from Melanie or online at www.buytickets.at/pont. Children under 18 are free and some complimentary adult tickets are available but please book a ticket in advance. BYO drinks (alcohol allowed at St Cath’s)

The evening will include a buffet, worship, success stories from PONT’s Ugandan projects, a short time of prayer and even a quiz. It should be a real celebration of the blessings PONT has brought as well as a chance to look to the future. All are welcome whether you have been to Uganda with PONT, want to find out about the projects for the first time or are somewhere in between!

Rob Parsons, OBE in Wisdom House Live

is coming to Cardiff on Thurs 19 October at All Nations Centre, Sachville Avenue, Heath, CF14 3NY. Doors open 6:45pm starts 7:30-10:00pm.  Tickets £6 each or £5 when you buy 4 or more tickets.  Special partner rate: £4. careforthefamily.org.uk/wisdomhouselive.  Tel 02920 20810800

Items include

o   Taking off the mask and being your true self.

o   Dealing with difficult people

o   Pursuing and fulfilling your dreams

o   The single greatest killer of strong relationships

o   Discovering and playing to your personal strengths.


tempoPhilip Hughes