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Church Draw

July 2018 draw winners and prizes were as follows: (Draw before final Church Choir Concert on 1st July)

1. £25 Margaret Davies

2. £15 Yvonne Cannell

3. £10 Anne Craven

4. £5 Margaret Davies

The monthly draw has been running for several years and is a way for you to help raise money for St Lawrence Church ongoing upkeep and activities.
The Friends of St Lawrence fundraising assists with maintenance of the church building, but none of this can be used for the upkeep of services and activities the church does.

For £12 a year, set up via standing order, your number will be placed in 13 draws (12 Monthly / 1 Christmas Draw), starting in September

Do you want to join ?

If you enter, you could be a winner and help our wonderful church too. (Winners are notified after each draw).
If you have any queries you can contact me Chris Heins on 07837 745168 or 01785 824010.
Good luck


mc-church-logo-for-webMessy Church – Dates

Come along and join in the fun on the third Sunday of the Month

Messy Church Service takes place on the third Sunday of the month, 4 – 5.30pm, at St Lawrence Church, Gnosall. This is a service for all the family to participate in. We have a bible story, a number of activity stations and the evening concludes with a light tea for children and adults


Next one:
Sunday :
15 July 2018 4.00 p.m. – 5.30 pm at St Lawrence Church
For more information please contact

Rev Kathryn 01785 822820 or

Adie Harris – 284027 or email adieharris13@btinternet

See also Facebook page Messy church – Gnosall



Play & Praise is a short informal service suitable for children from birth to when they start school; with story time, prayers, and songs with actions, craft activity and refreshments. The service takes place on Thursday afternoons; 2.15 – 3.15 leaving enough time for parents to collect older siblings from school.
Our service which is held in the Lady Chapel is the same each week so young children are quick to learn the prayers, the musical instruments and songs we use.
We have a craft time where the children will make something, usually from the bible story we had read to them earlier, and a welcome cuppa for all.

We look forward to seeing you there

New helpers always welcome- please contact Gwen Flavell on 01785 822898



Next Meeting on Thursday 19 July 2018 at 12.00 noon

An opportunity to chat with old friends and meet new ones

Refreshments provided

If you would like to come please
Ring one of these numbers
01785 824005

Or 01785 823686

Transport can be arranged



‘As you walk home from school why not call in for tea and toast at St Lawrence’s. Children very welcome’

Tuesdays 8.45 a.m.

Gnosall Church Club for children (FAB CLUB) FUN ACTIVITIES AND the BIBLE please click link for details:


Next one : 6th September 2018 (no August meeting)
Click below for details



Sat July 21st 2018 7.00 p.m. Concert of light orchestral music by Serenata. Tickets £10 for adults. (Accompanied children under 16 £7.50). Includes Interval buffet. Tickets available at The Bakery, The Post Office or ring Bob and Margaret on 01785 822507 or Norman and Sheila on 01785 823686

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Sunday 22nd July 2018. 4.00 p.m. In the Churchyard

Let’s celebrate this lovely summer


HOLIDAY CLUB Monday 30 July 2018 to Friday 3rd August 2018 9.30 – 12.00 noon
For children in years 1-6 Gnosall Village Hall £10 per child

6th August 2018. Fun day for children in pre-school and reception
More details to follow or contact Adie Harris 01785 284027

CHURCH CLOSED TO VISITORS (does not affect services) from MONDAY 13 AUGUST 2018 to 21 SEPTEMBER 2018

Fri 7th Sept 2018. Calendar Girls Talk


Sat 6th Oct 2018 Brewood Choir


Thurs 22nd Nov 2018. Friends AGM and talk


Sat 2nd December 2018. Victorian Christmas


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