Peace Sunday 2017 will be on 24th September
Please save the date in your church calendar and encourage them to mark the day.
Bydd yr adnoddau hefyd ar gael yn y Gymraeg.
Details relating to Peace Sunday 2016, 18th September:
Have you been trying to get your church to do more about peace, but it’s an uphill struggle?
Perhaps you’d love to do a peace service but don’t know where to start?
We’ve got a resource to help you. We’ve filled it with sermon ideas, activities for children & young people, news about international peacework and ways to get involved in peace & justice.
The sermon notes are also ideal for using in a group Bible study, prayer meeting or for reflection.
Paper copies can also be ordered from the office, on 01865 250781
Events happening around the country (and one outside it):
(please beware when clicking on links to external sites, FoR isn’t responsible for their content or activity)
- Dunstable: – The Square Methodist Church, 10:30am. How to get there
- Oxford: Headington Quarry CofE, 10am. How to get there
- Oxford: St Columba’s URC, Alfred Street (off the High Street), 10:45am. How to get there
- Oxford: Christchurch Cathedral. Peace prayers during 9:45am Matins and 6pm Evensong. How to get there
- Oxford: New Road Baptist Church, 10:30am. How to get there
- Sheffield: (Banner Cross Methodist) on Ecclesall Road South in Sheffield. 6:30pm
Banner Cross is an Eco Church and is proud of its recent efforts to create a garden to the side of the building where various vegetables etc. have been growing, with a view to being used at the Lunch Club and for anyone who can benefit from fresh free healthy food.
We are also involved in social justice projects across Sheffield, linking with other churches and the wider circuit, and are keen to promote peace as a core value of our Christianity.
How to get there
- St Neots Quakers: Shared lunch 12:30, St Neots Museum. Why not join MfW at 10:30 for an hour? How to get there. Any questions contact Debbie 07436 014157
- West Sussex: Lancing Methodist Church, 10:30am. The church is displaying the Drones Quilt during the week after Peace Sunday. It can be viewed when the doors are open, or to arrange a viewing, please call the Manse on the number on the href=”http://lancing.adursectormethodists.org.uk/contact/contact.html” target=”_blank”>How to get there page.
- Malawi: – Dzaleka refugee camp in Mennonite Church in Malawi building Ktz, 19. Time: 9am to 1 pm. More info
Download a poster inviting people to your Peace Sunday service: