WELCOME TO THE RIVERSMEET BENEFICE

 

Riversmeet Benefice

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The events will take place in the church unless otherwise stated and follow Covid regulations


Bible Yarns Exhibition - Blunham Church

Over 300 knitted figures will be displayed in the church, telling more than 30 stories from the Bible, from the Creation, to Noah's Ark and Jesus's life and parables. 

If you would like to sponsor one of the figures for £5, please contact Shelagh Ashley at shelaghashley@btinternet.com, who will be able to tell you which figures are still available.

Friday 10th 10am - 4pm, tea and cakes all day

Saturday 11th 10 am - 4pm tea and cakes all day, ploughman's lunches

Sunday 12th noon - 4pm tea and cakes as well as cream teas

Raffle

No entrance fee but donations welcome 


September

3rd - Blunham  2 - 4pm Knit and Natter

7th -  Gt Barford  2 - 4pm  Open Church, inc tea and cake

10th - 12th Blunham Bible Yarns exhibition - please see information above

11th -  Blunham 10.30 - noon Community Café

11th - Blunham leaving after Community Café - sponsored walk for Bike 'n Hike visiting all churches in the Benefice

14th -  Gt Barford  2 - 4pm  Open Church, inc tea and cake

15th - Blunham 8.45 - 10.30am Breakfast Cafe, everyone is welcome

19th - Gt Barford 2 - 4pm afternoon tea and cake

21st -  Gt Barford  2 - 4pm  Open Church, inc tea and cake

22nd -  Blunham 8.45 - 10.30am Breakfast Cafe, everyone is welcome

26th - Blunham Harvest lunch after the harvest festiv

28th -  Gt Barford  2 - 4pm  Open Church, inc tea and cake

29th -  Blunham 8.45 - 10.30am Breakfast Cafe, everyone is welcome


Great Barford Virtual Market

Thank you to all who have contributed to our virtual market to raise funds towards our roof repairs. A new list is available every month.

If you have anything you wish to donate to sell in aid of the roof repairs, please email allsaintsgb@yahoo.com

If you wish to view the items available, please email allsaintsgb@yahoo.com

All group emails will be sent as blind copies to comply with data protection regulations.

Anything is accepted from home made goods such as crafts, cakes and preserves to new toiletries, second hand goods and furniture. Thank you for your support.

We are hoping to hold our Church Markets again from October, following the covid-19 regulations that apply at the time.


Blunham Community Café    

This is held on the second Saturday of the month from 10.30 to noon. Do come along to chat, drink tea and coffee and even eat some cake.   The 200 Club draw will take place at about 11am. 


Blunham 200 Club

The draw will take place on September 11th and October 9th at the Community Café and the results published in the Riversmeet Recorder. You will be contacted if you are one of the winners.


Bible Study and Fellowship Group CANCELLED

The meetings start at 7.45pm on Tuesday evenings during school term time, with an intention to be finished by 9pm. They are aimed at those who wish to explore the books of the Bible together in an informal environment, to increase their understanding of scripture and to spend time in fellowship with like-minded Christians.  No prior experience of Bible study is necessary and you don’t have to commit to coming regularly - All are very welcome.


Blunham Knit and Natter  

The next meeting will be on Friday, 3rd September in the church, 2- 4pm.


Great Barford Church Market and Coffee Morning  

This should start again in October and takes place on the first Saturday of the month in the church from 10 am to noon. There is a variety of stalls.


Roxton Breakfast Club CANCELLED

This meets in the church each Wednesday in term time from 8.45 to 10.15am. All are welcome.