– Informal Shared Worship has moved to the bandstand at Rylstone
Gardens for the summer season starting at 19:30 each Sunday – each Sunday
until 26th August.
Please make a
special effort to come along
Afternoon Tea in St Paul’s
Saturday 4th August
15:00-17:00 - Free Community Event!
A most important and encouraging
feature of church life in Shanklin is that the churches meet regularly
throughout the year, either indoors or out, and for special festivals to
worship and be a united witness of God’s love in the town. The arrival in
recent months of Rev Mark Williams, Vicar at St. Pauls and Father David
Lawrence-March and Rev Corinne Smith at St Saviour-on-the-Cliff has further
strengthened the commitment to CWTiS in a meaningful way.
Mark Williams has made great
strides in taming the vicarage garden in Regent Street! Furthermore he has
offered to open the garden to the churches and the whole community for a
The vicarage garden with its
central position makes it an ideal place to have what we hope will be the
first of many community events for the people of Shanklin.
The first event will take place in
carnival week and be featured in the carnival programme. This is the day of
the illuminated procession and also day 1 of 100 days of prayer leading up
to the 100th Armistice Day in November. There will be a prayer
tree and prayer tent, play area for children and plenty of room to welcome
This is an ambitious project and
we need your help please!
Setting up at 10:00 on the day
– tables, chairs, gazebos, everything!
Cakes please! We are
expecting a lot of people.
A Prayer ministry team
Publicity and signage
Offers of help and any questions
should be directed to: Norman and Karen Cave (866248)