The International English-speaking church

Harvest Thanksgiving Sunday 2016

Sunday 2 October was one of the busiest Sundays we have had in recent times. There were three Sunday services, a concert and our monthly community lunch.

Th01he 10:30 am service included a baptism, and we welcomed Amelia; Debbie Flach also commissioned all the group and team leaders who gave their gifts and talents.

 

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Thanksgiving gifts of all kinds

Gifts of cleaning products, loo paper, bin liners and other practical items were offered by the congregation, and we continued to donate biscuits for the Auberge des Migrants – Katharina was so grateful and you can read what she says here.

We were also so pleased to welcome members of the John Lewis Partnership Music Society to the service, before the wonderful concert which they gave after the service. Thanks to them, the singing and the music all added to the joyful atmosphere.

h14The concert itself was a great success, and the musicians joined members of the congregation downstairs in the hall for the monthly community lunch, which included some UK specialities from a certain UK store …

See more photos of this special day on the gallery page.

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