Posted: October 2018
The Cards for Good Causes annual pop-up Christmas Card Shop opens today in our church. The opening hours are 10am to 4pm, Monday's to Saturday's from today, October 31st to Thursday December 13th.
New card shop manager John Miskin, will be supported by a team of volunteers from local churches and charities, as well as a small group of volunteer duty managers from the church.
79% of the takings go back to the charities, whilst the rest covers the overheads of Cards for Good Causes in supplying and running their nationwide temporary shop network. Come and see the wide range of charities you can support and a new range of gifts.
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
Jesus Christ, the burden bearer, is the theme of Richard's reflection today and these verses from Matthew 11:28-30:28 "Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is...
Ken considers the Prince of Peace and Isaiah 9:6.6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of...
David leads us towards Advent with Luke's account of the birth of Christ and its meaning — Luke 2:8-11.8 And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. 9 An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. 10 But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid. I bring you good news...
Community centre - Cards for Good Causes: 30 local and national charities