We are delighted that Rev Roy Fowler has accepted a call to serve as the full time United Reformed Church minister across the West Essex & Bishop’s Stortford (WEBS) pastorate. WEBS covers Abbey Lane & Newport URC, Stansted Free Church, Clavering Local Ecumenical Partnership and Water Lane URC in Bishop’s Stortford.
Roy’s induction service will be held on Saturday 18th October at 2pm, in Abbey Lane Church
for Peace and Economic Justice
Iona 19th May – London 20th July, 2013
Below are details of the timings and route of the Iona Pilgrimage:
Sunday 14th July – Second Sunday Special
14.00/14.15 Join the Pilgrimage at the lay-by with the refreshment
caravan just north of the Genome Campus to walk five miles to
16.00 Pilgrimage will arrive at Abbey Lane.
16.30 Hot meal for the core group of pilgrims.
18.30 Iona Evening Prayer at Abbey Lane followed by refreshments.
Monday 15th July
08.30 Pilgrimage will depart from Abbey Lane
10.00 Pilgrimage will arrive at Newport URC, Wicken (Buntingford) Road
10.30 Iona Morning Prayer, coffee and cakes.
11.00 Pilgrimage continues to Buntingford
Join us for a summer barbecue from 5.00pm to 8.00pm in the gardens at Abbey Lane Church
Games & Raffle. Tickets: Adults £6 – Children £3
from Val Bowtle (01799 526271)
The next meeting of Sunday Club will be on 21st April at 9.30am
All children of primary school age are welcome. We enjoy music, making things and playing games. At 10.30 we join the congregation for the first and child-friendly part of the morning service, before continuing our own activities until 11.45.
Please join us for our Coffee Morning on Saturday 6th April from 10am to Noon
BOOKS, TOMBOLA & SALES TABLE
Proceeds will support Uttlesford Parkinsons Support Group and Church funds
Please join us for our coffee morning at Abbey Lane on Saturday 2nd March, 10.00am to midday.
Proceeds to Christian Aid and church funds
Please join us for our monthly Saturday morning Coffee Morning in the vestry at Abbey Lane Church
This month we are raising funds for Radwinter Road Hospital League of Friends and Church funds
The next coffee morning will be on Saturday 2nd March, supporting Christian Aid and Church funds
The next meeting of the Abbey Lane Discussion Group will be on Wednesday 6th February at 8.00pm in Abbey Lane Vestry.
Mark Hayes will be leading a discussion on ‘Same Sex Relationships, Marriage and Civil Partnerships’.