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St John’s Church, Ryhall – Apr 2021

50PLUS WINNERS FOR MARCH 1st Prize £112-50 – number 42 – Shirley Catlin. 2nd Prize £56-25 – number 43 – Patricia Massingham. 3rd Prize £18-75 – number 55 – Eileen Morgan. Join the 50Plus Club TODAY for just £5-00 a month. This gives you a chance of winning one of

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News from the Village of Carlby – Apr 2021

PARISH COUNCIL  Carlby Parish Council have launched their new website. If you would like to keep up to date with what is happening in the village use  carlby.parish.lincolnshire.gov.uk  Date of next Parish Council meeting is Tuesday 25 May.  Village Annual Parish meeting 4 May  Please see the Website for the

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News from the Village of Essendine – Apr 2021

ESSENDINE PARISH COUNCIL NEWS:  PLAY AREA UPDATE:  The Parish Council has successfully secured funding to replace the existing swings with two older children’s swings and a completely new additional tod-dler swing set being installed with some reconfiguration at the far end of the play area. This revised play area will

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News from the Village of Belmesthorpe – Apr 2021

UNSUNG HERO  I feel that someone who deserves a mention in the Village News is Kevin Boor.  The path alongside the main A6121 road between Belmesthorpe turn and Ryhall had become quite narrow because of the overgrown hedge.  Kevin has selflessly spent days bringing the path back to its original width. 

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St. John’s Restoration & Renewal Plan Update – Apr 2021

Please have your say about what faith and non-faith activities you would like to see being held at St. John’s as the building is restored to a warm and friendly resource for all villagers. If you live in Ryhall or Belmesthorpe, you should have found a Consultation Survey inside your newsletter.

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News from the Village of Ryhall – Apr 2021

Ryhall Neighbourhood Watch.  Spring is definitely close and the end of lockdown is in sight. We are all enjoying being outside again and many have become accustomed to a daily walk.  Please do remember to ensure that your house and outbuildings are secure whilst you are out.  Please also keep

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Saturday April 10th – Working Morning In Ryhall Churchyard 10-12

Removal of ivy, moss and brambles, dead-heading, trimming perennials, forking over borders, cutting back shrubs, sweeping paths, cleaning benches… and more Why not come along and join our happy band? Supervised children and dogs welcome. Bring your own tools. Tea, coffee, squash  and cake provided.

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Rev Jo’s Letter – Mar 2021

Our churches may have been closed for some time, but their life continues. At Ryhall we have fine new cast iron gutters and downpipes, which should ensure rather drier walls in future. Many of the hoppers and downpipes were cracked, letting water leak into the walls for many years.  Essendine church

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Services and Readings for March 2021

RYHALL, ESSENDINE & CARLBY  Mar 7 Lent 3 P 464 Exodus 20.1- 17 1 Cor. 1. 18-25 John 2. 13-22  10.30 JAM by Zoom 3.00 Evening service by Zoom  Mar 14 Mothering Sunday P 470 Exodus 2. 1-10 2 Cor. 1. 3-7 John 19. 25b-27  10.30 Family Service by Zoom 3.00 Evening service by Zoom  Mar 21 Lent 5 P.474 Jeremiah 31.31-34 Hebrews 5.5-10 John 12. 20-33  10.

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Make a Difference

Monday 8th March is the day that the Church remembers Edward King, former Bishop of Lincoln, who died in 1910. On my bookshelf I have a copy of The Spiritual Letters of Edward King and towards the end of the book is a letter headed ‘To a Working Man’. King says

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