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IN FOCUS: Thy Kingdom Come week of prayer

Join the global wave of prayer from 28th May—4th June. The church will be set up with activities for all ages including prayer stations based around the Lord’s Prayer and a prayer labyrinth to walk through while focussing on our walk with God. The church will be open at the following times:—

Tuesday 30th May, 9am-1pm;

Wednesday 31st May, 1pm-5pm;

Thursday 1st June, 5pm-9pm;

Friday 2nd June, 9am-1pm.

Come on your own, with your small group, with your family, your friends or neighbours! More information from Fiona de Quidt or Jen Burtenshaw. See Justin Welby’s video and suggestions for prayer at


THANK YOU!! We have received a card, pinned up at the back of church, from Stu, Lucy, Joshua, Abbie & Hannah Plumb thanking everyone for the gift & beautiful send off and for supporting Stu at his licensing service.

RAINBOWS SUMMER FUN DAY is on Saturday 10th June, 10am—2pm. We need an army of helpers to set up & clear away, serve refreshments, bake cakes, run stalls, come along & take part. We also need donations of good quality books, toys & bric a brac. If you can help, please sign up or speak to Lizzie Cronin.

KINGSTON INTERFAITH FORUM invite people of all faiths & none to come together and Stand Together for peace, compassion, understanding & hope in solidarity with the people of Manchester and all affected by terrorism. Tuesday 30th May at 3pm outside Bentalls.

WOMEN’S WEEKEND AWAY at the Oast Houses in East Sussex 13th to 15th October is full with a waiting list. Please remember the balance of £105 is due by the end of May, please give it to Brenda Robertson, Heather Coupland or Caroline Dennis.

BEING CONFIDENT FOLLOWERS OF JESUS TODAY: 17 June, 9.15am—2pm at St Cecilia’s School, SW18. Cost £15pp or £10pp for groups. Sign up at the back if you want to go with others from St Paul’s.

LONDON BIBLE WEEK: MEETING JESUS IN GOD’S WORD, 17-22 July at Emmanuel Centre, Westminster. Hear from some of the best Bible teachers, including Tom Wright, Elaine Storkey and Krish Kandiah. Tickets & information at

THE STORY OF SAUL AND DAVID is brought vividly to life in a novel by J. Francis Hudson, Rabshakeh, which Simon and Heather Coupland highly recommend. It’s out of print, but copies can easily be found on or on Kindle.

SIMON COUPLAND is off work for the next week following leg surgery on the 18th May. Please contact Fiona de Quidt or Caroline Dennis.


MEN’S FELLOWSHIP—Friday 2nd, 12.15pm at Coombe Wood Golf Club. Calling Grumpy Old Men (you know who you are). More information (and to check if you qualify) Steve Procter 07500 806 032.

DEEPER—Saturday 3rd, 10.30am in church. Prayer & meditation, led by Elaine Brain.

SATURDAY CELEBRATION—Saturday 3rd, meet at 2.45pm at Norbiton Station. Worship and teaching at Soul Survivor’s Church in Watford for school years 7-13. More info: Jen Burtenshaw. Sign up:

EVERGREENS MEETING—Tuesday 6th, 1.45pm National Gardens Scheme with Margaret Arnott. More information from John Yates.

THE BIG SUPPER—Wednesday 7th, 7.45pm A meal together, with food provided by the small groups, and a chance to get to know others in a relaxed atmosphere. Please bring your own drinks, and do sign up if you’re coming!

FAMILY FUN DAY—Saturday 10th, 10am-2pm Come along and invite friends—flyers available! Please also sign up to help. More info: Lizzie Cronin.

HANGOUT—Friday 16th, 6 to 7.30pm in church. Fun & fellowship for children in school years 3, 4, 5 & 6. Cost: £3, includes pizza. Sign up online:

DADS DO RAINBOWS—Saturday 17th, 9.30am to 11am in church. Bacon sandwiches & coffee for dads, toys & snacks for the kids. £2 per family. More info from Ian Hunt: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

CAKE & CRAFT—Saturday 17th, 3pm upstairs in church. Bring your craft & enjoy cake and chat with other women. Sign up in church.

QUIZ NIGHT—Saturday 17th, 7.30pm in church. £12 per head, £8 concessions, includes a curry from Monty’s. Bring your own drinks. Come as a team of up to 8 or join a team on the night. Please sign up: