Our harvest service on 26th September 2021 had a focus on thanking God and sharing our blessings.
We were raising money for Christian Aid and their campaigns to help some of the world’s poorest people
In our prayer time we were continuing with the theme of praying about climate change as part of Christian Aid’s Rise to the Moment prayer campaign.
To access the Rise to the Moment Christian Aid prayer resource about climate change please click here
We sent donations of fresh and nonperishable food to the brick food bank and we have received a lovely letter of thanks which you can download below.
Shevington Community Pantry
Shevington Community Pantry is located at St Anne’s Parish Centre, Church Lane, Shevington. WN6 8BD. You can along to stock up your cupboards and help save food from landfill. The project is helping our environment by reducing food waste and helping our community by providing a cheaper alternative to supermarkets.
Shevington Community Pantry is and connected to Fur Clemt in Wigan – this link takes you to their facebook page Shevington Community Pantry ·
In February 2021 our Big Brekkie for Christian Aid was a big success. Big thanks to everyone who came and everyone who has donated.
The video below explains how the soap for hope project is helping people.
We had a great time together on line with songs, games, videos, bubbles and much more. Big thanks to Bishop Philip North for opening the event.
The project raises money for women in Ethiopia who are making soap to combat the Coronavirus. The soap is made by women whose normal farming work has been badly affected by global warming.
Over £800 was raised.
The Brick Project is a Wigan based charity offering a food bank and a range of services to people who are homeless, in poverty or facing debt crisis.
In December 2020, they initiated a campaign called #ASoulLikeYours in collaboration with poet Matt Kelly, film maker Tom Woodward, words read by Johnny Vegas in support of raising vital funds for the charity. See the video below.
The Brick believe that anyone experiencing a challenging time can be given the right support to change their life for the better. They are appealing for gifts this Christmas build a better future for people suffering hardship and homelessness. This link will take you to their donation site,
You can find our more about ‘The Brick’ via their website
The Oaks Food Bank in Skelmersdale – you can donate via their website