29 March 2019
Christ Church Lille Newsletter
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Dear [subscriber:firstname | default:reader]
Here is your weekly newsletter, we hope you enjoy it. And remember that the clocks go forward this weekend ...
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The church calendar is on our website, and all the services and readings are shown there.

AGM

The AGM of our Chaplaincy takes place on Sunday 31 March, after the morning service
Only those on the electoral roll can vote: the list is on the noticeboard.
You can find documents like the proxy voting forms on this page on our website.
It's too late to apply to be on the electoral roll, but if you are on the roll, you can be a candidate for Church Council member or Churchwarden; forms and information are on the same page.
A report of last year's Archdeaconry Synod is on this page on the Archdeaconry website.

An important reminder

Summer time begins and the clocks go forward on 31 March

Summer time begins and the clocks go forward

Lent generosity

Lots of stickers going up on the board - keep up the generous acts!

If you're looking for ideas, you'll find a few in this document.
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Quiz poster-4_opt-2

Quiz Night is back!

Last year's event was a huge success, so here's your chance to enjoy a quiz night in the church hall.
13 April at 7 pm

quiz@christchurchlille.fr
Or on sale in the church, see Frances.

Tickets include supper, €8 for adults, €4 for children under 12.

Information for British Nationals

Here is another reminder of the link to useful information:
https://anglicanfrance.fr/news-from-the-chaplaincies/information-about-brexit/
Please note that the Prefecture in Lille have recently said they are not currently issuing Cartes de Séjour to British nationals, because they are waiting for further guidance.
There is another information page on the Diocese in Europe website, but this is not specific to France. https://europe.anglican.org/main/latest-news/post/1468-brexit-keeping-the-diocese-informed
And finally, Peter Hawkins has some books to give to a good home:
  • Complete works of J B Priestley
  • Complete works of Graham Greene
If you're interested, please reply to this newsletter and we'll forward.
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