Worship, teaching, outreach (special events hosted by one church but open to all)

Messy Church

Messy Church logoDate: Second Thursday of the month
Time: 4.30-6.30pm
Place: TMC lower hall and church
Messy Church is a fun and interactive time for families and people of all ages to come together for messy craft, a song, a story, a prayer and a delicious sit down meal.
For more details, click here.

Tuesday Topics

7.30pm at United Reformed Church, Russell Street, Tavistock
Arranged under the auspices of the Progressive Christianity Network
April 24th: More Expressions of Church in a Changing Culture. New initiatives from churches seeking to engage with contemporary society. DVD introduced by Diane Louise Jordan.
May 8th: An Inconvenient Truth. The 2006 film featuring former United States Vice President Al Gore's campaign to educate citizens about global warming. This is a wake up call that cuts through myths and misconceptions to encourage us to become part of the solution.
May 22nd: The challenge of Paul. An appealing or appalling apostle and How to read a Pauline letter. A DVD featuring John Dominic Crossan
June 12th: Film. Amazing Grace - One voice that changed the lives of millions. The story of William Wilberforce who led the campaign to abolish slavery, daring to speak out against injustice and fighting for the freedom of others.
June 26th: The challenge of Paul. The Romanisation of a radical and Jewish Covenant vs Roman Empire. A DVD featuring John Dominic Crossan.
July 10th: An Inconvenient Sequel - Truth to Power. The film sequel to An Inconvenient Truth addressing the progress made to tackle the problem and Gore's global efforts to persuade governmental leaders to invest in renewable energy, culminating in the landmark signing of 2016's Paris Agreement.
July 24th: Reflections by Rob Bell. Short films that touch on issues that we care about and which help us to explore our world from the perspective of Jesus.

"Soul Care" Event

7.30pm Tuesday 1st May, Tavistock Methodist Church
Learn to care for your soul & set healthy spiritual rhythms to your life. Going Public Theatre Company present an entertaining & informative look at how to avoid or manage stress, anxiety, depression & burnout - an evening of story, music, theatre, honesty and humour designed to help us care for our souls & get back into healthy rhythms of life. Tickets £6 - available online or can be purchased on the night. For more information and to book tickets, visit www.goingpublic.org.uk/soulcare.

For info about Going Public Theatre Company, you can see their brochure here: https://www.goingpublic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12 (...).

Father's House logoFather's House

Next meeting: 7.30pm Saturday 5th May, King's, Pixon Lane, Tavistock PL19 9AZ; 7.30pm Sunday 6th May, The Worship Centre, Estover, Plymouth PL6 7LF - with Rev Dr Andy Hardy, Formission Bible College. Andy is passionate about knowing our heavenly Father's love as it is modelled in Jesus and poured into each heart by His Spirit. He is looking forward to sharing about how the Father wants to affirm each of us in a close conversational relationship with Him.
Future dates: 7th/8th July - Rev Peter Mockford
3rd/4th November - Tony Fitzgerald
September - TBC
Coming in February 2019 - Ian Rossol (date TBC)

Father's House is an initiative of three Devon-based ministries working together - for more information, click here.

Service of Healing and Wholeness
at St Eustachius

A joint service with Tavistock Methodist Church most third Sundays of the month at 6pm at St Eustachius, Tavistock.
Next service: May - date and venue to be confirmed.
Time for prayers, songs, music, breaking of bread, anointing and laying on of hands, or just come and meditate for yourself or on behalf of another.
Service conducted by Revd. Mike Loader.
Further details from Mike on 01822 613231 or Parish Office 01822 616673.

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