Zimbabwean Youth Visit - organisers need your
a group of seven young people and three adults from Southwark visited the three
link Dioceses in Zimbabwe (photo below).
received hospitality of a very high standard with no stone being left unturned
to ensure a happy and memorable tour.
now Southwark's turn to show appreciation with a reciprocal visit this summer
for twelve young people and three leaders representing the three Dioceses in
Zimbabwe which are linked to the three areas in Southwark Diocese. Financial
assistance, offers of accommodation, mini-bus transport, food parcels, meetings
with youth groups etc. are needed to make this visit a success.
of help or for further information please contact: Ralph Straker at Trundle
Street on 0207 403 6758 or Kingston Area Office Debbie Welch 0207 403 6758
or Rev Lukas Wanjie Croydon Area Office on 0208 681 5496
Palm crosses from Africa
of palm crosses from Kwa Zulu, South Africa, to churches in the UK last year
earned £18,000 in wages for the workers and for the local hospital
crosses, made in Nongoma, Zululand, are bookmark size and available in
multiples of 50. The organizers of the scheme, Emmanuel Church, Northampton,
invite a donation of £10 per 100 and in 2000 over 400,000 were
distributed throughout the UK raising £18,000.
forms are now available from: Palm Cross Administration Office, Emmanuel
Church, Weston Favell Centre, Northampton NN3 8JR. Tel: 01604 401010 Fax: 01604
401034. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org