Tempo - Sunday 11th February 2018

This Sunday

Chris Roberts will be preaching from Matt 5:1-12 “Making Peace”


Praying for church activities

“Let us not say that we will pray for the work, because prayer is the work” Watchman Nee (bold added)

A summary of the various church activities has been printed.  This has been prepared by the leaders of these activities and distributed by email by Andy Sparkes in recent weeks.

Please take a copy and let it inform your individual prayers and those of the prayer groups that you are members of.

Easter Cracked

The presentation of the Easter story to year 5/6 students from local primary schools will take place here in Temple from Monday 19/3 to Thursday 22/3.  This is an inspiring time for the children & teachers together with those who lead and help out with the programme.  Wayne Adams is building his team – please contact him to register an interest or for more information, particularly if you have not been involved before.

Church Meetings

The dates of our Church Members' Meetings for this year will be

18th March

24th June

21st October

We will continue to hold our meetings on Sundays following the morning service.

Inspiring Women

We at Ynysangharad WI are a small friendly group, meeting here at Temple from 7:30 pm on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.  We are hoping that our programme this year will include line dancing, mindfulness and talk(s) on local history.  You can contact us at yawi2009@gmail.com or on 01443 409959; or else just call in to one of our meetings – next one 7:30 pm on 14th February. Erica Hills

There is also a choir (Mondays at Temple 2pm to 4pm) and a drama group, which meets at the Pontypridd Museum on Thursdays during the day. 

Meilyr Geraint Rees

You are invited to a free concert here at Temple on Sat 17 Feb at 7.30pm, where local singer songwriter, Meilyr Geraint Rees (AKA Meiz), will be sharing his heart.

Lent Lunches

Pontypridd Christians Together are arranging bread and cheese lunches at various locations from 12 noon to 1.30pm on the 7 Fridays of Lent.  The suggested donation is £2.50 and all profits will be donated to Christian Aid.  There will be a Fairtrade stall at each venue.  The first of these will be 16/2 at St John’s, Graig; followed by 23/2 at Castle Square, Trefforest.

Young Quilters

On Saturday 24th Feb at Gelliwastad, The Quilters Guild will be holding a 2 hour session from 10am for youngsters aged between 5-18 who would like to come and get a  little experience with help from others who enjoy this craft

If you know of an interested young person please contact me and I will make the necessary arrangements.  Carol Davies

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