St. George’s During Lockdown
Sadly, both the church and church hall are closed for the present, in line with government instructions. In the meantime, please follow our online Sunday Services here. We look forward to welcoming you again as soon as we are able.
The Lance may be read online here and is being sent out to postal subscribers.
You can also keep up to date through our Facebook page: St George’s Church, Jesmond
Supporting our NHS
Lockdown activity at St. George’s: some of the first batch of 34 items of scrubs for local GPs made by Sue, Jackie and Jenny. If you’d like to help, please contact Sue Vernon: S.j.Vernon@ncl.ac.uk
Staying in touch with each other
Zoom coffee mornings at 10am every Friday during the lockdown. If you haven’t already had the email with the details, contact email@example.com and he will send you the link. It’s very easy! The numbers are growing each week and it’s so good to see some of the faces we have missed.
(At St George’s unless otherwise specified)
Sunday: Holy Communion, 8.00am (St George’s, St Oswald’s Altar); Parish Communion, 9.30am; Holy Communion, 11.30am
Monday: Morning Prayer, 8.45am
Tuesday: Morning Prayer, 8.45am; Holy Communion, 9.30am (both at St Hilda’s)
Wednesday: Morning Prayer, 8.45am
Thursday: Morning Prayer, 8.45am; Holy Communion incl. prayer for refugees, 9.30am (St George’s, Lady Chapel)
Friday: Holy Communion 8.00am (St George’s, Lady Chapel); Morning Prayer, 8.45am
What’s on this week
Book Group: all meetings have been cancelled until further notice.
Coming events are dependent on how official advice re. coronavirus changes. Please continue to check this page for updates.
For Your Diary
- see calendar below for other future events
Regular weekly events:
All regular weekly events are cancelled until further notice.
Mondays, 2-4.00pm every week except bank holidays:
Little Saints for babies and toddlers and their parents/carers in the hall. There is no charge and all are welcome.
Beavers (6-8 years). In the church hall.
Tuesday Group meets each week for gardening, grounds and general DIY maintenance. New volunteers always welcome. (coffee break at 10.30 am)
Prayers for the Sick & other concerns, 3 High Laws, NE3 1RQ.
St.George’s Lunch Club in the Winskell Room in the church hall. Seating from 11.45 am; lunch served at 12.15 pm. £5 for a 2-course meal + juice and tea/coffee. 2 vacancies for diners; help always welcome with serving or cooking
Please contact the office (0191 281 1659) if you are interested in either.
New Cubs (8-12 years), in the church hall.
Friday Cafe with coffee/tea and delicious cakes. Visitors living with dementia are especially welcome.
Singing Group meets in the Middleton Room of the hall. All welcome—no skill required. Again, those living with dementia are especially welcome.
Choir Practice in church (Choir has now finished for the summer and will resume on Friday 6th September)
Bell Practice in the Tower
For further details of any of these events, please contact the office (0191 281 1659) on weekdays, 9.30 am-12.30 pm.