David Morgan: October 2017
The Privett Street Lunch Club has served its 10,000th lunch.
Begun nine years ago by Agnes Blacker and team, the Lunch Club has served lunches every Thursday ever since. Initially, lunches were simple; latterly they have become more and more elaborate. Simple or not, they've always been enjoyed by the Lunch Club clientele. The 10,000th lunch was a three-course meal: leek soup, sausage casserole and seasonal vegetables and apple crumble & cream. According to Jack, a happy Lunch Club customer,
“you'll not get a better meal anywhere in Dappleford ... except at the Baptists.”
Here's to the next ten thousand.
You may also be interested in
The annual Dappleshire Circuit Safari Supper is on Saturday 9 June from 6.00 pm. A four-course supper is being offered during the evening, concluding with entertainment.Participants will learn the location for their starter shortly before the day, and the location of each subsequent course will then be revealed on the night. All the circuit churches are involved in some way, including Glebe now...
The next Local Preachers' Study Day is at Upper Branton on Saturday 19 May, 10.00 am — 4.00 pm. The theme for the day is 'Psalms and Songs'.In the morning, Dr Philip Simpson will give an overview of the Book of Psalms followed, in the afternoon, by the St Peter's Choir leading a session on modern spiritual songs. The theology and spirituality of each will be compared. To book a...
'Holy Jingles', Cedarbrook's legendary worship band, has a new drummer. Petra Jameson has been playing the drums for two years and was inspired to volunteer when she heard of the retirement of Percy Jones. Percy was one of the founding members of the band but, latterly, has had to accept his drumming is no longer loud enough.'Holy Jingles' were among the stars of this...
Around the Circuit