Christian Aid Week 2017

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Christian Aid Week
14th — 20th May

Christian Aid is a Christian organisation that insists the world can and must be swiftly changed to one where everyone can live a full life, free from poverty.They work globally for profound change that eradicates the causes of poverty, striving to achieve equality, dignity and freedom for all, regardless of faith or nationality. They are part of a wider movement for social justice.They provide urgent, practical and effective assistance where need is great, tackling the effects of poverty as well as its root causes.This year, Christian Aid Week marks 60 years of fundraising to bring an end to global poverty. British churches founded Christian Aid in 1945 to support hundreds of thousands of refugees who lost their homes and possessions in the Second World War. This vital work was needed long after the war was over, so in 1957 Christian Aid Week was launched, appealing to the public to help fund the churches' relief efforts.

60 years ago, Christians refused to stand by while people
suffered in refugee camps. People are rising to that challenge again.

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Upcoming events

Delamere Methodist Circuit
Thank God It's Friday - Circuit Worship
20th July 2018 6:30pm

Helsby Methodist Church WA6 0AQ — Thank God it's Friday" — Circuit Worship
Helsby Methodist Church
Friday 20th July 6.30pm Tea
followed by Service at 7.30pm
Everyone Welcome

Delamere Methodist Circuit
Summer Fete at Callin Court
21st July 2018 2:00pm

Callin Court MHA CH1 2NW — MHA Callin Court Greyfriars Chester CH1 2NW

Summer Fete at Callin Court Saturday July 21st 2 — 4pm
Opener — Rev'd Sue Levitt
(former Chaplain)

Cakes, Books, Bric-a-brac, Tombola,
Plants, and Live Music
Car parking available
All are Welcome

Chester Methodist Circuit
Circuit Service at Kelsall
22nd July 2018 4:00pm

Kelsall Methodist Church CW6 0QS — Sunday July 22nd
Rev'd Sue Levitt's Farewell — Circuit Service
at Kelsall 4pm
All welcome

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