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Pudding Afternoon August 18th

On Saturday August 18th, at the home of Lois and Phil, there was an opportunity to taste some delicious puddings! Guests were able to have a pudding and tea/coffee for a suggested donation of £3, and there was also a raffle. All proceeds went to the Kingsthorpe Methodist Futures’ Fund.  

Presentation to Kids Aid

The young people in our church have been raising money for KidsAid a local charity which specialises in providing therapeutic support for children and young people who have suffered any form of trauma. A total of £375 was raised and a cheque was presented to Suki from KidsAid. Well done to all the children who have contributed and a big thank you to all the members and…

Village Trail

After morning worship on the 15th of July lots of church members together with the Kings’ Kids and the Kings’ Teens got together and went into Kingsthorpe Village on a treasure trail. It was quite hot but everyone enjoyed themselves and afterwards everyone joined together in the church for a picnic! Thanks to Bronwen for creating the trail and to everyone who…

Flower Festival

Bethany Homestead hold a flower festival every year and Kingsthorpe Baptist Church usually submit an entry. This year they asked Kathleen from Kingsthorpe Methodist Church to ‘create’ their entry. The theme was ‘Songs from Shows’ and Kathleen chose the Wizard of Oz for her flower arrangement. What a fantastic arrangement – well done Kathleen.…

Girls’ Brigade Main Presentation of Awards

The Girls’ Brigade Main Presentation of Awards took place on Tuesday 3rd July. The badges were presented by  Company Chaplains David and Sheila . The Explorers received their Sharing and Outdoors badges. The Juniors were given their Hope and Faith badges. The Seniors were presented with…

Girls’ Brigade, trip to the seaside

During 2018 Girls’ Brigade throughout the world has been celebrating 125 years of witness and mission with girls and young women. As part of those celebrations the Northamptonshire District organised a trip to the seaside at Hunstanton. Lots of companies took part, and the 5th Northampton Company were very well represented with most of the girls and leaders coming…

Kings’ Kids & Kings’ Teens Fundraising

The Kings’ Kids’ and the Kings’ Teens decided to raise some money for a local charity during this year and the charity they selected is KidsAid. KidsAid works with families and provides therapeutic support for children and young people who have suffered any form of trauma. To kick…

Kings’ Kids & Kings’ Teens in May

This week the Kings’ Kids and the Kings’ Teen got together for another fun session, and they talked the coming of the Holy Spirit. The Kings’ Kids began with a balloon game which was rather noisy. They had to burst the balloons, find the paper inside and assemble the message…