Welcome!

Welcome to our weekly info page! This is the place to find out what’s going on at Gold Hill across this week and some key dates and updates for the future. If you have any questions about any of it or want to know more, please contact us. If you are new to the church, or considering coming for the first time, we hope you will feel really welcomed as part of our family.

Sunday 1 December

8.15am and 10am
ADVENT
‘Mary: A song of Joy’
Luke 1:46-55

7pm
‘Ears to hear’
Revelation 1-3

FEATURED

Below are some big things coming up… more information can be found at www.goldhill.org/events

JOURNEY TO THE STABLE

Sunday 15 December Jump into the very first Christmas and hear the stable story that changed the world. Journey Times between 10am – 12.20pm. Great to invite family and friends of All Ages. Choose your time at www.goldhill.org/stable

CHRISTMAS JAZZ EVENING

Tuesday 10 December – Free event 8pm – 9.30pm. Doors open 7.30pm. Live Music ~ Chill and Chat ~ Drinks and Nibbles. Bring family and friends. www.goldhill.org/jazz

CHALFONT’S TOP 10 CAROLS

Have you done the survey yet and asked your friends too? Remember to give out invites to the Big Reveal when we will be singing Chalfont’s Top 10 CarolsFriday 20 December at 7pm and Sunday 22 December 6pm

Here is our full church calendar:

For prayer

Please pray this week for: The whole Gold Hill family as we serve as disciples in mission in workplaces, homes and neighbourhood.
Hope Community Church led by Stephen Walker-Williams
Newfield Community Church and their leadership team
CSP Youth Centre club nights on Mon, Tues, Wed and Thurs
Gold Hill Children’s Groups ‘Spring & Stream’ presenting the Nativity at Rock House 1 Dec
Garry Walton preaching at Speen BC 1 Dec
Fiona Castle speaking at ‘Celebrate a Life’ in Liverpool 1 Dec and at service at Bournemouth Hospital 7 Dec
Robertswood School as they hold their Carol Concert at Gold Hill 2 Dec
Our Schools Nativity Team presenting to our Seniors’ Day 4 Dec

Details of all our other Prayer meetings can be found on the Welcome Desk.

NOTICES

VILLAGE CHRISTMAS FUN NIGHT

Friday 6 December 6pm – 8.30pm. A great evening where our local community comes together. Gold Hill will have a stall with opportunity for you to get involved – please contact the office.

CHRISTMAS UNWRAPPED

Friday 20 December 10am – 3.30pm. A one-day holiday club for ages 5 -11 with craft, games, music and more. Booking now available at www.goldhill.org/christmasunwrapped

If there is something you would like to get involved in but don’t know who to ask, or if you would like to explore ways that you could serve at church, we would love to hear from you. Find out about volunteering via the church office.

CHURCH MEMBERS’ MEETING Tuesday 3 December 7.30pm for 8pm, to include a Special Church Meeting.

CONGRATULATIONS to Andy and Hannah Rayner on the safe arrival of Woody James on Saturday 23 November.

DEDICATION CONGRATULATIONS to Stephen and Nicki Walker-Williams as they bring baby Theo for dedication at Hope Community Church 1 Dec.

CHRISTMAS CARDS are now available from the bookshop on Sundays or at Reception Mon – Fri.

ROCK HOUSE CAROL CONCERT Sunday 8 December at 3pm – All are welcome.

YOUR CHRISTMAS SHOPPING CAN HELP USSign up to www.giveasyoulive.com and donate to Gold Hill Baptist Church every time you shop online at no cost to you. NB – for Amazon always login to giveasyoulive first, then select Amazon to ensure the donation is activated.