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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Christmas Services & Events Across the Circuit
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Circuit Project - Cheshire Search & Rescue
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Mike Rayson in Concert at Wesley Chester
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Craft Fair at Tarvin
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Christmas Craft Fair at Saughall
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Upcoming events

Chester Methodist Circuit
Saturday Organ Recital at Wesley
Tomorrow 12:45pm

Wesley Church Centre CH1 1DA — Saturday Organ Recitals 12.45 — 1.35pm

Nov 25th Brian Heald (Wesley)

Retiring Collection in aid of Wesley Church Centre

Delamere Methodist Circuit
Tuesday Lunchtime Concert at Wesley
28th November 2017 12:45pm

Wesley Church Centre CH1 1DA — Tuesday Lunchtime Concerts

November 28th Brian Heald (Piano)

Retiring Collection in aid of Wesley Church Centre

Chester Methodist Circuit
Christmas Cards on sale at Wesley until 13th December
1st December 2017

Wesley MC CH1 1DA — Cards for Good Causes returns to Wesley this year on sale from 18th October until 13th December in the Hall during Wesley's opening hours 10am — 4pm.

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