Team Notices 14 February

Posted on by Tania Birtwistle

To all across the Sole Bay- a huge thank you for all the cards, gifts and good wishes that we have received. The two final Sunday’s were so special and we thank all who were involved in any way. With love and prayers for the future, Rich, Sarah & family.


Revd Rich Henderson will be licensed as Priest in Charge of Beccles on Friday 26th February, 7.30pm at St.Michael’s Parish Church, Beccles.


Lent Lunches – in St. Edmund’s Hall, Southwold. A soup lunch will be served from 12.30pm until 2.30pm – Every Friday until 18th March. Do come and join us.


Lent Lectures will be exploring some of the ethical challenges that are before us in the world at the moment.  Lectures will be at 6pm in Southwold URC. We hope you will join us.

TONIGHT – 14th February        Refugees and Immigration – Prof. Hugh Williamson

21st February Just War Theory and British Involvement – Revd. Prof. Nigel Biggar

28th February Assisted Dying – Revd. Dr. Richard Higginson

6th March        The Future of Marriage – Revd. Dr. John Bradbury

13th March      Human Sexuality – Revd. Dr. John Hare

20th March      Faith Schools and RE in a Modern Education System – Helen Matter


During Lent there will be a programme of Lent study courses held jointly with all local churches under the Christians Together umbrella.  The theme of the “York Course” that we will be using this year is “The Psalms.  Prayers for Today’s Church”.  Groups 1 to 5 start Monday 15 Feb, Group 6 starts Friday 12 Feb.

GROUP1       Monday 11.00am.  Reydon Church Room, Led by Rev. Peter Trendall

GROUP2       Monday 7.30pm. 58 Wangford Rd, Led by John Collins

GROUP 3      Tuesday 2.30pm.Southwold Vicarage, Led by Rev Simon Pitcher

GROUP 4      Wednesday 3.00pm 5 North Green, Led by Betty Richardson

GROUP5       Thursday 7.30pm 25 Nicholas Drive, Led by Revd. Charles Croll

GROUP6       Friday 3.00pm. Wolsey House, Chapel Lane, Blythburgh, Led by Mrs Jenny Allen

Sign up information in churches or contact Judy Overy 01502 724459



Installation ServiceSaturday 27 February, 3.30pm at St Edmundsbury Cathedral
A celebration of mission to welcome Revd Canon Dr Mike Harrison and his family and mark the start of his ministry among us as our next Bishop of Dunwich.  The service will be based around the ‘Growing in God’ Diocesan vision for growth, and will include music and prayers for all ages and traditions. Everyone is invited. Followed by tea and cake for all.  For tickets, email or call 01284 748722.