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Church Unsual and the Pew leaflet for 22 March 2020

Dear Franciscans We are moving into new way of being church. The video above is a first stab at this. The very important Pew Leaflet which is attached contains detailed info about our way forward as a family. Please read it.LovePaul

Note about upcoming meetings and events

My dear Franciscans We are all aware that we are dealing with an evolving situation in which we are all making important decsions for ourselves as events unfold daily. Until further notice we will not have any group meetings at the church. This means the choir, Lent Bible Study, knitting group, Friday Study group, the … Continue reading

ParkViews: 12 March 2020: Jacqui Kaye CEO of Hospice Wits

Jacqui Kaye, CEO of Hospice Wits, will present our March ParkViews. Jacqui will talk on the multitude of services offered by the team at Hospice Wits. Hospice Wits was established back in 1979 by Stan and Sherley Henen who responded to a need in their community for Hospice care. Initially care was provided by a part-time … Continue reading

Shrove Tuesday – 25 February 2020

Franciscans, It is that time of the year again that we gather around for a festive spread and flip pancakes. Calling upon volunteers to bring Savoury fillings, sweet fillings or better still your flipping skills! We need just 2L tub size for each filling (Savoury mince, curry mince, creamy chicken, thai chicken and vegetarian) An ovenproof … Continue reading

Join us for our Advent Market – 1st December 2019

St Francis will be hosting an Advent Market in the hall and garden on 1 December 8.30 – 12  (after the services) A variety of stalls with beautiful gift ideas and a tea garden.A celebration of community, new beginnings and God with us. All welcome

Calm, rustic contemplation – A flower display by Kenneth Jackson

Congratulations to our very own organist Kenneth Jackson who recently participated in the Johannesburg International Flower Show which took place at the Mall of Africa on the 30 Oct 2019 – 03 Nov 2019. Kenneth’s arrangement was titled “Calm, rustic contemplation and won an Award of Excellence at the show. Kenneth arranged all the pieces … Continue reading

2019 Advent Program

Advent Quiet Morning – Saturday 30 November 8.30-11.00 Stop, Look, Listen… Jesus said, “What I say to you, then, I say to all: Watch!” (Mark 13:37) Come and be still in God’s presence. Begin Advent by just being. We start and end in the church with time in between for a light breakfast and the … Continue reading

St Francis marches to speak or against the recent events in our country

On Sunday 8 September 2019, St Francis marched down the road in Parkview and voiced our concerns against the recent events in our country concerning gender based violence and violence against foreigners living in our country .. Here are some images from our march..

St Francis Golf Day – 17 October 2019

St Francis is hosting its 7th Annual Golf Day at the Parkview Golf Club on Thursday 17 October. The atmosphere at our golf day is very special – many participants are old friends, having supported our golf day since its inception and we all have a day filled with fun and good golf. This event … Continue reading

A Quiet Morning on The Compass of Compassion

You are invited to a Quiet Morning: The Compass of Compassion Saturday 17 August, 8.30- 11 A retreat morning in the midst of life – set time aside to be anchored in God’s hope, healing and invitation for… The Lord is loving and merciful,     slow to become angry and full of constant love. He is … Continue reading

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