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This week, 15th Sept, at Ascension…

See also ‘What’s On for September in the blue box at the back of church or see our web-site

Monday 16th September –

Ascension Knitting Group 10 am – 12 noon in church. Do come and join in the good company as well as the knitting and refreshments. – Parochial Church Council 7.30 pm. Your PCC meets to discuss what’s happening here at Ascension. Pray for us! Agendas and our July meeting’s minutes will have been circulated by today!

Morning Prayer every Tuesday and Thursday at 8.30 am in church. There’ll be a bible reading with a thought, a chance to pray together, and reflective time in God’s presence. It’ll be good to have more shared prayer here in the church, and to express our togetherness before the Lord in this way. It really is come as you can, we hope it’ll build up over time.

Wednesday 11th September- Best Foot Forward Line Dancing the group meets weekly on a Wednesday 8.00-9.30 pm in the hall. A great way to keep fit!

Thursday 12th September – Ascension Springs Café! Every Thursday during term time 8:30-11:30 am in the main church. Wonderful atmosphere with yummy food, toys for babies & toddlers. Very much open to all ages. Come with a friend or 2 and relax together (for more details contact Sarah)

This week at Ascension…

See also ‘What’s On for September on our web-site

Morning Prayer every Tuesday and Thursday at 8.30 am in church. There’ll be a bible reading with a thought, a chance to pray together, and reflective time in God’s presence. It’ll be good to have more shared prayer here in the church, and to express our togetherness before the Lord in this way. It really is come as you can, we hope it’ll build up over time.

Wednesday 11th September

Worship at Culverhayes Nursing Home Worship with residents, staff and sometimes residents’ families & friends.

Best Foot Forward Line Dancing the group meets weekly on a Wednesday 8.00-9.30 pm in the hall. A great way to keep fit!

Thursday 12th September – Ascension Springs Café! Every Thursday during term time 8:30-11:30 am in the main church. Wonderful atmosphere with yummy food, toys for babies & toddlers. Very much open to all ages. Come with a friend or 2 and relax together (for more details contact Sarah).

Saturday 14th September – Somerset Churches Trust tour Each year this trust does a sponsored ‘Ride & Stride’ around Somerset churches to raise funds. We have benefitted ourselves from a small grant at least once. The church will open 10am – 4 pm for visitors. You are welcome to take part on bike or foot (look at www.somersetchurchestrust.org) or to spend time just being here on Saturday to welcome people visiting.

September Family Activities at Ascension

Sunday 1st 10am Croissants in the church

10:30am All-Age Baptism Service with activities for the children

Sunday 8th 10:30am Church with EPIC

Sunday 15th 10:30am Church with “What’s in the Bible” DVD in the Crypt

4:30-6pm Ascension Springs Plus (Sunday gathering – games, crafts, discussion, chat and tea)

Sunday 22nd 10:30am Church with EPIC

4pm Film in the crypt

Sunday 29th 10:30am Church with EPIC

Friday 4th October 6 – 9:30pm Hoedown (family American dancing with supper in between sets – come for all or half, more details soon)

Sunday 6th October 10:30am All Age Harvest Parade Service

Every Tuesday and Thursday prayer in the church 8:30 – 9am

Every Thursday 8:30-11:30 Ascension Springs Cafe in church – coffee, cake, toasted sandwiches, and bacon butties are back! etc.

Keep up to date on Facebook: Ascension Gateway More details contact Sarah: sarah@ascensionbath.org.uk / 07779 781465

(EPIC – is our name for children’s church – usually includes lively songs, games, stories and craft to get to know God)

July Family Activities at Ascension

Sunday 7th 10:30am All-Age Garden Service (Send a Cow) with BBQ and games afterwards

Wednesday 10th 11-12 Mum’s bible study at my house (for more details contact me!)

Sunday 14th 10:30am Church with EPIC

Sunday 21st 10:30am Church with “What’s in the Bible” DVD in the Crypt

4:30-6pm Ascension Springs Plus – Reflection (Sunday gathering – games, crafts, discussion, chat and tea)

Sunday 28th 10:30am Church with EPIC

Tuesday 30th 10am onwards Ascension Rocks Holiday Club with lunch after (see separate page)

Every Thursday (until JULY 25th) 8:30-11:30 Ascension Springs Cafe in church – coffee, cake, toasted sandwiches, and hopefully bacon butties! etc.

Keep up to date on Facebook: Ascension Gateway More details contact Sarah: sarah@ascensionbath.org.uk / 07779 781465

(EPIC – is our name for children’s church – usually includes lively songs, games, stories and craft to get to know God)

June Family Activities at Ascension

2nd June – 10:30am Church with EPIC Sunday

9th June – 10:30am All-Age service with food from 9:45am

12th June – 11-12am Mum’s bible study at my house (for more details contact me!)

16th Sunday – 10:30am Church with “What’s in the Bible” DVD in the Crypt 4:30-6pm Ascension Springs Plus – Father of All (Sunday gathering – games, crafts, discussion, chat and tea)

23rd Sunday – 10:30am Church with EPIC

30th Sunday – 10:30am Church with baptism and EPIC

Every Thursday – 8:30am-11:30am Ascension Springs Cafe in church – coffee, cake, toasted sandwiches etc. Keep up to date on Facebook: Ascension Gateway More details contact Sarah:-sarah@ascensionbath.org.uk / 07779 781465 (EPIC – is our name for children’s church – usually includes lively songs, games, stories and craft to get to know God)

May Family Activities at Ascension

Sunday 28th April 10:30am All Age Annual Meeting (there will be activities for children) with Bacon Butties from 9:45 in the hall

Thursday 3rd Ascension Springs Cafe with some activities due to INSET at OPIS&OPJS

Sunday 5th 10:30am Church with activity tables

Sunday 12th 10:30am Church with EPIC

Wednesday 15th 11-12 Mum’s bible study at my house (for more details contact me!)

Sunday 19th 10:30am Church with baptism and EPIC

4:30-6pm Ascension Springs Plus (Sunday gathering – games, crafts, discussion, chat and tea)

Sunday 26th 10:30am Church with activity tables

Sunday 2nd June 10:30am Church with EPIC

Every Thursday (except 30th) 8:30-11:30 Ascension Springs Cafe in church – coffee, cake, toasted sandwiches etc.

Keep up to date on Facebook: Ascension Gateway More details contact Sarah: sarah@ascensionbath.org.uk / 07779 781465

(EPIC – is our name for children’s church – usually includes lively songs, games, stories and craft to get to know God)

April Activities at Ascension

April Activities at Ascension

Sunday 31st March 10:30am All Age Mothering Sunday Parade and Baptism Service with bacon butties from 9:45am in hall (clocks also go forward…!)  Link to more Info

Sunday 7th 10:30am Church with EPIC

Thursday 11th 10-12 Activity Cafe in Church – all welcome (cafe plus craft, toys, games, puppet show etc.)

Sunday 14th 10:30am Church with EPIC

Thursday 18th 10-12 Activity Cafe in Church – all welcome (cafe plus craft, toys, games, puppet show etc.)

Good Friday 19th April 10am United Worship at St Bartholomew’s, King Edward Road followed by Cross Walk to top of Twerton Roundhill for 12.15 pm

Easter Sunday 21st 10:30am Church with baptism and egg hunt

Sunday 28th 10:30am Church Annual General Meeting with activity tables

Every Thursday (except 11th&18th) 8:30-11:30 Ascension Springs Cafe in church – coffee, cake, toasted sandwiches etc.

Keep up to date on Facebook: Ascension Gateway More details contact Sarah: sarah@ascensionbath.org.uk / 07779 781465

(EPIC – is our name for children’s church – usually includes lively songs, games, stories and craft to get to know God)

Pancake Party – Tuesday 5th March 3.30-6pm

Pancake Party – Tuesday 5th March 3.30-6pm
On Tuesday 5th March it’s Shrove Tuesday and we will be having our pancake party! It’s drop in between 3.30-6pm, for pancakes, activities and fundraising for Send a Cow. Suggested donation £1 per child. Do spread the word and if you are free please do come along to help – again we need your support to run this well! (it would be great if you could let Sarah know as well!).

The next week at Ascension…. From 3rd March

Sunday 3rd March
– Film in the Crypt – This Sunday a film will be showing in the crypt at 4pm. Do come and join us. Children to be accompanied. (Popcorn included!)
Monday 6th March
Pastoral Visitors meet in the Prayer Room 6.45 pm. If you know anyone who would appreciate a visit, or prayer, please let Robert or Clare know
Tuesday 5th March – Shrove Tuesday
Pancake Party at Church 3.30-6 pm see Here
Prayer for Bath in the Abbey 7.30 pm. Christians from across the city and its surrounds meet to pray for the life of our city.
Wednesday 6th March – Ash Wednesday
– Ascension Knitting Group – 10am – 12 noon in the main church. Do come and join in the good company as well as the knitting and refreshments.
– Ash Wednesday Holy Communion at 7.30pm here jointly with St Michael’s & St Barnabas
Best Foot Forward Line Dancing – the group meets weekly on a Wednesday 8.00-9.30pm in the hall. A great way to keep fit!
Thursday 7th March  Ascension Springs
– Every Thursday during term time 8:30 – 11:30 am in the main church. Wonderful atmosphere with yummy food, toys for babies & toddlers. Very much open to all ages. Come with a friend or 2 and relax together (for more details contact Sarah).

January Family Activities at Ascension

January Activities at Ascension

Thursday 3rd January 10-12 Ascension Springs cafe in hall with post-Christmas activities for children

Sunday 6th 10:30am Church with EPIC (puppets!)

                4pm film & popcorn in crypt (children to be accompanied)

Tuesday 8th 7:00pm Alpha starts  (12 week course exploring Christianity – for more details contact me! Via the contact form)

Sunday 13th 10:30am Church with EPIC (Mosaics)

Wednesday 16th 11-12 Mums bible study at my house (for more details contact me!)

Sunday 20th 10:30am Church with EPIC (What’s in the bible 2 DVD)

          4:30-6pm Ascension Springs Plus (Sunday gathering – games, discussion, chat and tea)

Sunday 27th 10:30am Church with EPIC (Godly play)

Sunday 3rd February 10:30am All age service

     4pm film & popcorn in crypt (children must be accompanied)

 

Every Thursday 9:30-11:30 Ascension Springs Cafe in church – coffee, cake, bacon sandwiches etc.

Keep up to date on Facebook: Ascension Gateway