£1,500 raised for Leukaemia
After the death of Brierley man Ian Walker, an
estimated £1,500 has been raised for Leukaemia. Donations instead of
flowers raised £1,000 and a collection after his funeral at St Luke's
church raised a further £500. Ian's widow Ann would like to say a big
thank you to everyone who donated.
Mark and Sarah Braidley from Barnsley Road
would like to thank everyone who made a donation in respect of their
Christmas lights. A total of £197.47 was raised for the Barnsley Hospice.
Friends of St Paul’s
inaugural meeting of the friends of St Paul’s will take place in the
church on Wednesday 24th January at 7pm. For further details contact
Father Peter Needham on 01226 717561
St Paul’s Church
There will be a 3pm mass today on Friday and
also a confirmation class at 7pm. The Sunday Mass with hymns will be at
9.30am. There will also be a mass on Monday at 10am. Father Peter Needham
will conduct the services. On Thursday there will be a Feast of the
Conversion of St Paul taken by Bishop Martyn of Beverley. Marriage or
Baptism enquires to be made to Father Peter Needham at St Luke’s Church
Grimethorpe on Friday between 6.30 and 7.15pm.
Mrs E Peet will take the Sunday morning
service at 10.15am while the Rev Terry Keen will take the evening service
at 6. The welcoming stewards will be Pearl in the morning and Richard in
the evening. Mrs Firth will provide flowers.
Both the Junior Boys and Company Section
meetings will meet on Wednesday night in the Methodist Church Hall. The 7
to 11 year olds meeting will take place from 6.30pm till 8pm and the older
boys will meet from 7pm till 9. Edwin and Elizabeth Hambleton lead the
Wood Carving course
A 10-week woodcarving course, which is open to
everyone, has started in Brierley on a Tuesday evening from 7pm till 9.
For further details contact John Nyland at the Grimethorpe Partnership on
There will be a healing in the sanctuary on
Friday from 6 till 6.45pm followed at 7pm till 8 with an Open circle.
Diana Gardner from Brierley will take the Sunday evening service at 6pm
till 7.15pm. Refreshments will be served afterwards.
At last weeks Women’s Fellowship meeting the
speaker was Mr Edwin Hambleton. They meet every Monday in the Methodist
Church Hall at 2pm.