Floral decorations in Church for Easter 

We will be decorating the church for Easter on Saturday 19th April at 9.30am and would be grateful if anyone is able to help or provide a basket of spring flowers for the windowsills. Please could you contact the office for more information.

Good Friday Godly play for children – Friday 18th April at 10am

This additional event, to be held in the Ranmoor Parish Centre, is for toddlers and their parents to come to hear and learn about the story of Easter. The morning will also include crafts.

Churches Together -  Good Friday 18th April at 7.30pm

There will be a joint Churches Together in Hallam service at St Francis of Assisi Church, Sandygate Road. All are welcome.

Annual Parochial Church Meeting – Sunday 27th April (after morning service)

In preparation for our annual church meeting  on the 27th April our electoral roll will be updated on the 6th April. If you live in the parish or have been coming to church for at least 6 months and would like to go on the church roll then please see Revd Neil or Claire Webber for an application form. If you are currently on the electoral roll but would like to be removed from it then please do let us know.

Oasis – Thursday 1st May 8-9pm

The next Oasis meeting will be in the Lady Chapel on Thursday 1st May 8-9pm at church.

Christian Aid May Day Walk – Monday 5th May

The 2014 trek will take place on Monday 5th May and this year has a new route from Bents Green in South West Sheffield.  This year there is a five mile family friendly route with a more challenging walk being held overnight on the 28th June.  Registration is now open at www.sheffieldmaydaytrek.org.uk which has further information about the walk.

Social Evening – Wednesday 7th May from 7pm

The next of our social evenings will be on Wednesday 7th May at 7pm in the Parish Centre.  Trevor Page will be giving a humorous talk on “Black ties and Ham Sandwiches”.  Please sign up at the back of church if you would to come along.  All are welcome.

Diocesan Centenary event – Sunday 22nd June 2-5pm Beauchief Abbey

This is one of the events in the Diocese celebrating its centenary this year to which as a Church family we might like to go to together, including maybe us taking picnics. If you are interested in going there is a signing sheet at the back of church. Why not invite members of your family and friends along to the celebrations? Bishop Steven has also asked if there are people who would like to help as volunteers on the day re: welcoming guests etc. Given that Bishop Steven garden party is not taking place this year if you are interested in  knwing more about the volunteering opportunities please see Deborah Page.

Two bedroom flat for rent at the Ranmoor Parish Centre

Do you know someone who might be interested in renting a flat in Ranmoor? If you do then one of the Parish Centre flats is currently available for rent. For more details please see one of our Churchwardens.  See more information.

Burngreave Food Bank

We are collecting for the Burngreave Foodbank.  Please help feed local people in crisis by donating items to the food bank.  A box is at the back of church and all dried food welcome, including powdered milk, rice, pasta, tinned meats, jam, cereals, soup, biscuits and snacks. Many Thanks for your continued support.

Our weekly News Sheet

If you would like us to Email you a copy of our weekly news sheet, please send your name and Email address to secretary@stjohnsranmoor.org.uk.