BART Group of Churches
What's going on in Birling
Services - please click on the "Our services" link above
Saturday 20th October in Birling Church from 10.00 - 12.30
Drop in for light refreshments & a chat with friends
Harvest Flower Festival 28-30 September
Fri 6-8pm, Sat 2.30-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm
Harvest Festival Sunday Service at 11am
Harvest Festival Sunday Service 11am
Bring and share Harvest Lunch (Sun 12 noon)
We are looking for people to offer a floral display to celebrate a Harvest Theme,
please contact Linda 01732842249
Annual Memorial Service
for the BART Group of Parishes
St Peter & St Paul, Trottiscliffe
an opportunity to remember and give thanks
for those who have died and to pray with those who mourn
Please contact Linda (01732 842249)
if you have lost someone in the past year
who you would like to be remembered by name at the service
‘Birling Blend’ Apple Juice
Many thanks to all those who donated apples for this year’s apple juice. A good mix of Bramleys and eating apples was delivered to Owlets Fruit Farm in Lamberhurst on Monday 17th September and the juice will be available at the beginning of October. One litre bottles of pasteurised juice will be £2.75 each with proceeds helping to improve facilities at All Saints Birling and will be on sale at the Birling Café on Saturday 20th October.
Churches together in Malling
Supporting Christian Aid
Saturday 20th October 4.30pm Ryarsh Village Hall
All welcome to gather with other churches in the Malling area
for afternoon tea & informal worship
BART Women's Fellowship
The next meeting of BART Women’s Fellowship, will be held at 2.00pm in Ryarsh Church Hall, on Thursday, 4th October. The speaker will be Lorraine Turner, who is the vicar of St. Mary the Virgin Church, in Platt. Lorraine will be speaking about ‘Bullying - not just in the playground’, which sounds a very interesting and intriguing subject. All ladies are most welcome to attend.
Focus on Faith
Lizzy Smallwood explores "Life saving surgery from the letter of James"
Ryarsh Village Hall - Wednesday 17th October - 9.15am - 2.15pm
Cost £10 to include drinks, soup and sandwich lunch
To book a place (and bring a friend) call/text 07927 325 977
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Power of Prayer
Saturday October 6th
New venue - Ryarsh Church Hall
Unless the Lord builds the house, its builders labour in vain - Psalm 127:1
Please come and join in prayer for all that is going on in our four parishes and for what more we could do in and for our communities and in prayer for our nation and for the world.
We are a group of from BART who meet up once a month
for a gentle walk with and without our dogs
Second Saturday of each month 8:30-9:30 am,
Meet at St. Margaret, Addington
Everyone Welcome - even non-dog owners!!!
New to the village, or just not been to Church for a while?
Come along to our family service, they're aimed at families and are more informal in content
You will have a chance to meet others in the village, maybe even your neighbour!
See Birling services for this month's dates
All Saints Birling: Event diary 2018
29th-30th September Harvest Flower Festival Weekend
12th October An Evening of Poetry
2nd and 3rd November Arts evening
11th November Remembrance Service, 10.50am
16th December Family Carol Service, 3pm
23rd December Crafty Christingle & Carols, 11am
click here for the 2017 report