ST ERTH FILM CLUB:
Following a highly successful first night last Saturday when “Fisherman’s Friends” was shown, the next film will be “Bohemian Rhapsody” on October 12. This was chosen from a list of popular titles by the audience and a similar method will be followed for the future. The intention is to have a monthly film on the second Saturday of each month during the winter months, at the St Erth Church Hall (Old School). Doors open 7pm, Film 7.30pm. Entry £3 for members, £6 including membership for the initial viewing. Membership forms are available from the village shop or from Joyce Darvell 757169.
ST ERTH FUN QUIZ NIGHT:
St Erth Church Hall (Old School) 7pm Saturday 5th October 7pm cost £2:50 per person (teams of 4 max).
Food available in the interval: beef or veggie chilli for £3.50. Please let us know your team name and numbers and food required. Tel: 07968 692303/758233. Please bring your own drinks and glasses.
Proceeds to St Erth Church lighting fund.
On Saturday the Farmers Market is in the chapel hall from 10am to 12 noon, selling fresh local vegetables, free range eggs, fantastic fresh fish, locally produced organic beef, pork, sausages and bacon, homemade pasties, pies and quiches, delicious cakes, flowers, plants, cards and craft. Then enjoy a cup of coffee and a chat with this week's refreshment hosts; St Erth Guides.
ST ERTH CHURCH:
There will not be a St Erth Service this week, instead there is a 11am Harvest Service at the Methodist Chapel. Also, many of the congregation will be attending a celebration mass at Camborne for the 50-year ordination anniversary of Rev Tony Neal, who was a former vicar of St Erth and the Godrevy Team Rector. On Sunday September 29 there will be a Team service at Phillack.
- 99 Club winners were drawn on Sunday September 15 by Helen Purchase the winner was No 23 Jim Oliver; second No 60 Kathy Bryson; third No 54 Geraldine Eddy. Each number costs £1 for the fortnightly draw. For those that like to pay their annual subscriptions the cost is £26.00 per number; currently there are some spare numbers available. If anyone would like to support the church please contact Frank Nolan 01736 756179.
ST ERTH METHODISTS:
Last Sunday's worship was led by Rev Edwin Myers with Mrs Pamela Williams the organist.
Di read from Genesis Ch.6 v5-8, John read from Romans ch.3 v22-24 and Edwin read John ch.5 v41-44. He went on to speak about how there was rebellion and sin before the flood and things did not change after right up until today, we have all sinned, we may think we are good but everyone of us has sinned and need to redeemed by the blood of Jesus.
In the afternoon there was Messy Church looking at the theme 'Wonderfully made' which was enjoyed by all who came.
- This Sunday's Harvest Festival Service will be at 11am and everyone will be most welcome, to thank God for the food & water He provides. Gifts of tinned food will be gratefully received for the food bank and monetary gifts for Farm Africa. The service will be led, God willing, by Rev S Burgoyne.
- Today, Thursday, from 11-12 noon Rev Ed Myers will continue the Bible Course in the Chapel kitchen. Open to everybody.
- Tomorrow, Friday, Youth Club meets in the Chapel hall from 4.30-approx. 5.30pm. Open to all 8 to 13-year olds.
- Tuesday Morning Prayers in the Chapel kitchen from 9.15-10am, please come and join with us in prayer time. 'Tea and Toast' follows from 10.30-12 noon with company, conversation and craft so just pop in and relax for a while. Everybody welcome.
- Next Tuesday 24 September, members have a quiz afternoon;
- on Tuesday 1 October members will have a slide presentation of Cornish Churches by Alan & Ann Cox; and
- on Tuesday 8 October there will be a games afternoon.
The Club meets in the St Erth Church Hall (Old School) every Tuesday from 2pm to 4pm; it only charges £1.50, which includes tea and biscuits. New members and visitors always welcome.
MACMILLAN CANCER SUPPORT COFFEE MORNING:
Tuesday September 24 from 10am to 1pm at St Erth Methodist Church Hall. There will be cakes; tea; coffee; and some stalls. Bring some money and help us to support this year's world's biggest charity coffee morning.
ST ERTH FEAST COMMITTEE:
Feast Harvest Auction; 7.30pm Friday September 27 at the Star Inn. Auction includes traditional harvest items as well other vouchers for trips out etc. If anyone would like to donate any items it would be greatly appreciated and items can be dropped off to the shop. All monies raised go directly to fund Christmas Lunch for the 'older' people in the village (which takes place on Monday December 2).
Halloween/Bonfire Party; from 6pm Saturday November 2 at the Star Inn. There will be a fun disco for children from 6pm, with fancy dress competition, followed by the lighting of the Bonfire and Scarecrow competition at the end of the car park. Food will be available.
ST ERTH PARISH LUNCH:
The next St Erth Parish Lunch will be on Thursday October 3, at 12 for 12.30pm in the Church Hall (Old School) The menu will consist of Shepherd’s Pie & seasonal vegetables, followed by Apple Crumble with Custard or cheese and biscuits and tea or coffee. Tickets at £6 can be obtained from Kathy Tilby, on 756805, or the Village Shop. Come along and enjoy a lovely meal in the company of friends.
ST ERTH CHRISTMAS LIGHTS COMMITTEE:
The committee would like to hear from anyone that would be prepared to offer practical help at any future events. Please contact Bob Young 01736 753348 if you are prepared to help. The light switch on this year will be on Saturday 7 December.
SPACE TO MOVE:
Sunday, 13 October from 3 to 5pm at St Erth Church Hall (Old School). Do you love to move and dance?
If you do, then come and join us. A space to let go in and take yourself on a deeply moving dancing journey.
All welcome come and join the dance. £10 for the session. For more information please contact Sonya 07791 338545; 01736 331471; gatheringbliss.org
ST ERTH CONCERT BAND:
On Tuesday, 24th September at 7.30 pm in the Methodist Church Hall there will be an Open Evening and Annual General Meeting. Come along and hear us, meet us and you would be welcome to join us either as a player or helper. For further information contact Sylvia the Band Secretary on 01736 752605 or find out more about us on our website at