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The Sanctuary Course. Abbey Baptist Church is running this 8-session course in partnership with Sanctuary Mental Health Ministries beginning at 7.30.pm on Wednesday 6th November (and then 20th and 27th November). The course prepares a church to support mental wellness and is deigned to assist in the discovery of the role of faith in mental health. For further information, contact JuliaBinney on juliabinney@outlook.com

Yeldall Manor Art Auction on Saturday 9th November, 7.30pm , in K2 building, Kerith Church, Bracknell. We are hosting our first ever art auction which will include items by residents and staff as well as more established and sought-after artists. Pieces for every pocket and tastes plus drinks and nibbles. Free entry with all proceeds to the Bursary Fund.

Armistice Day Concert in aid of ABF, the Soldiers’ Charity on Saturday, 9th November at 7.30pm at Greyfriars Church, Friar Street, Reading, RG1 1EH, with the Phoenix Choir. Tickets £15 each (under 16’s free) at the door or via readingphoenixchoir.com/tickets
 
Christians Together on Climate – finding out ways to make a difference! - Workshops, Stalls, Networking, Worship - at St Laurence’s Church, Friar Street, RG1 1DA, on 13th November, 7.00 – 9.00pm. Free refreshments from 6.30pm. All welcome – bring a friend! Organised by Reading Green Christians/Diocese of Oxford. Register via: togetheronclimate.eventbrite.co.uk

Reading - Düsseldorf Churches Group Information Meeting on Friday 15th November at 8pm at St John & St Stephen’s Church, Orts Road, East Reading, RG1 3JN.   The meeting will focus on the Düsseldorfers' visit to Reading 1-8 August 2020. Anyone interested in learning more about the group that arranges exchange visits and links with churches and church members in Reading's twin city in Germany will be welcome. Before the meeting there will be an Interdenominational Service at 7pm, and a Bring and Share Meal at 7.30pm. For more information contact Laurie Haseler on 0118 941 4750 or Laurie.Haseler@btinternet.com
 
Christmas Fayre on 16 November from 10.00am – 2.00pm at Salvation Army Reading Central, Anstey Road – stalls and refreshments. Start your Christmas with the Salvation Army!
 
Musical Concert in aid of Yeldall Manor on Saturday 16th November, 7.30pm, at St. Mary’s Church Twyford –featuring the High Voltage Singers, Reading Accordion Group and London cabaret singer, Sarah Tun. Tickets from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/the-high-voltage-singers
 
Reading AGLOW Encounter Open Evening on Monday, 18th November, 7.30pm, at Southcote Family Church, RG30 3BL. Speaker: Steve Goss, whose career began in Marketing and now works for Freedom In Christ Ministries. With Neil Anderson, he wrote the Freedom In Christ Discipleship Course, which became a best seller!  He also presents DVD Courses and speaks at events in the UK and internationally. Cost: £3 on the door, including refreshments.  Free for first-timers. This is an Open Meeting and men are welcome. More info:  www.facebook.com/readingaglow

"How can churches connect with schools?" with Reach (formerly Learn4Life) on Tuesday 19 November,  12.30-2.30 pm at Coley Park Baptist Church for church leaders. The event, including lunch, is being organised by the Evangelical Leaders’ Forum (ELF). For catering purposes, please email administrator@coleychurch.org.uk

Circles UK / Geese Theatre Production + AGM: Tues 19th November at Abbey Baptist Church, Abbey Square, RG1 3BE. (AGM 5:00pm to 6:00pm, followed by refreshments; Geese Theatre production 6:30pm to 7:15pm). Circles UK invites you, your colleagues and congregations to a theatre production following the journey of someone receiving a Circle of Support and Accountability from prison into the community. Shining a light on the barriers and challenges, and how a Circle can make all the difference in helping someone reintegrate safely.+  Reply to heather.curnow@circles-uk.org.uk Website: https://www.circles-uk.org.uk/

Dougie Dug Dug new Christmas pantomime is being performed at Wycliffe Baptist Church on November 29th at 4pm. Great outreach event for your church kids to ask their friends with their families. A hilarious adventure in panto-land to find the heart of Christmas. Always a true gospel message in the midst of the fun. Tickets £6 - ring the office 0118 9299911 or email office@wycliffe-church.org.uk


Employment and Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers required for ReadiFood Supermarket Collections
Waitrose  - Twyford- Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th November
To volunteer, paste in: http://www.fcg.org.uk/readifood/Waitrose Click on Supermarkets, then go to supermarket sign-up. Choose Waitrose branch and View to find sign-up 

 Christian Community Action - Sales Assistant working on Saturdays from 9.15am to 1.15pm sorting and pricing stock, and serving customers, based at our Charity Shop at 526 Northumberland Ave.  £8.24 per hour / 4 hours per week. For an informal chat about this role, or to request an application pack (CVs not accepted), please telephone 0118 951 2336 or contact us via email: hr@ccam.org.uk. www.ccam.org.uk. The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Friday 15th November. It is essential for the post-holder to be fully supportive of our Christian ethos.

Regional Coordinator for the Mustard Tree Foundation’s Engage Befriending project – a part-time position of 10 hours per week, with a salary of £20,197 to £24,620 FTE (depending on experience). The purpose is to coordinate the client and volunteer relationships in South & Central Reading and previous experience of befriending or working with older people is needed. and also strong IT skills. This post has an occupational requirement for a Christian. Closing date for applications is midnight Monday 25th November. To apply, send a CV and covering letter detailing your suitability to Ali Dent at ali.dent@themustardtree.org or call the Project Manager, Sue Winyard on 07443 487191 for further information. Interviews will be held on Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd December.
 
Volunteer Vacancies at CommuniCare - which is a Christian led Charity offering information, advise and support to those in need. We currently have 2 volunteer adviser vacancies, one on a Monday afternoon and one on a Thursday morning. If you would be interested in understanding more about these roles, please contact the CommuniCare Manager on 0118 9263941 or Francesca.yates@communicare.org . Details can also be found on the CommuniCare website under the ‘Volunteering’ tab. www.communicare.org.uk

Honorary Treasurer for Christian Community Action in Reading - a talented individual with skills in finance and governance is sought to join the vibrant team of unpaid trustees on our board. CCA is a local social action charity in Reading. Since 1992, CCA has worked with thousands of local individuals and families by providing information, support and practical help in overcoming poverty and disadvantage. Applications welcomed from a committed Christian who would like to play an active role in our work. For more details please email trustees@ccam.org.uk
 
Volunteers needed for FIRST STOP at Reading Minster. Are you bit of a night owl? Our volunteers support a SCAS Paramedic Friday and Saturday nights 9pm to 3am, helping the night-time visitors to Reading Town Centre.  Whether they have had an accident, have a medical condition or maybe just had too much to drink, we are there to prevent them from having to go to A & E and to ensure they get home safely. We ask volunteers to commit to one evening every 4 weeks. No medical knowledge required. Training given. If you think you may be interested, please give Becky a call on 07909228609 or email firststopreading@gmail.com

Service Manager for the two Salvation Army lifehouses (hostels) in Reading and the job advert is at https://webrecruitment.salvationarmy.org.uk/ce0024li_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d517697Bmeh%1BUSESSION=9B6BF7BADADF11E9A5A5DA20F76E2017&WVID=1734341jyu&LANG=USA

Job Opportunities at St Lawrence Church, Friar Street, Reading, RG1 2DQ, ( www.stlreading.org):
Lead Children’s Worker  - Hours: 16 per week (must include Sunday Services (1:30pm - 4:00pm) and Tuesday Staff Meetings)
HR, Admin and Operations Coordinator - Hours: 15 per week
Venue and Bookings Manager - Hours: 20 per week (The role requires flexible working including evenings and weekends)
For more information about any of these posts, contact the office tel: 0118 9571293 or email: admin@stlreading.org

Volunteers (dads & other men) required to run "Manmade” - a rites of passage course for 15 – 18 year-old boys, based on Biblical principles that work – which include being part of a male community, sports, outdoor and bonding activities & talks. It has been developed by Boys Brigade, Urban Saints, Youth for Christ, Christian Vision for Men and Soul Survivor. If you can help to run a course in Reading this Autumn, ring Jeff on 07889-035012 For more details go to: 2ndreading.weebly.com/manmade

Sea Cadet Chaplaincy Vacancies in Reading - The Sea Cadet Corps provides active learning and support for 10 to 18-year-olds. Those wishing to become a chaplain in the Sea Cadet Corps must be Licensed to Minister in Churches which have a Line of Authority through which their training and competence can be verified by the senior member of that Church who has granted the Licence to Minister (e.g. Bishop, Superintendent or Regional Minister) and can be either an Ordained or Lay Minister. For more information contact Jim Horton, Area Chaplain, on 07545-896146 or email: frjim50@gmail.com. This website may also be useful.  http://chaplain.org.uk/

Volunteers for ENGAGE BEFRIENDING Do you have a spare hour during the week? Isolated, older people are waiting for someone to visit them to provide company and friendship. We would love to welcome you on our team! Please email engage@themustardtree.org.uk for more information.
 
Team Leader for Urban Saints, who is highly motivated and talented to deliver our vision at a local level. We are at an incredibly exciting time in our 113-year history; launching vision and strategy to reach the 95% of young people who don’t engage with church. This is a critical post and essential to our mission. For the right person, it is an amazing opportunity to be part of Urban Saints’ future and share in this exciting journey. For more information on the role go to:  https://www.urbansaints.org/reading

Just Around the Corner - a youth work charity based at Rehoboth, Forest Road, Wokingham, RG40  5QY.
 Volunteer/Paid Vacancies in mentoring for individuals with a heart for children and young people to be part of our team in providing 1:1 mentoring sessions to young people in a variety of different areas, depending on the skillset and interests of the applicant, i.e. horticulture, arts & crafts, pottery, small animals and equine. Training will be available to all mentors. Hours can be agreed around applicant’s commitments. Please email: admin@jacoutreach.org to further discuss this role.
Volunteer cleaner/s to help us keep our site clean and tidy by coming towards the end of each week. Hours can be agreed around other commitments. To find out further details or ask for a volunteer application form, please email  office@jacoutreach.org
Horticulture & Site maintenance volunteers to help with the general upkeep of the site and grounds and continue making Rehoboth a lovely place to come for the young people. Volunteers will be under supervision. Hours can be agreed around other commitments. To find out further details or ask for a volunteer application form, please email office@jacoutreach.org

Couples Counsellor for Reading Lifeline who wish to actively increase capacity to support couples who have lost a baby or are struggling with infertility.  We can offer a friendly team, fulfilling work and help with supervision costs to a qualified counsellor, who is looking to extend their couple work and have some training in this area. Contact: Clinical Lead Rebecca Jesty (rebecca.jesty@themustardtree.org).

Volunteers for REinspired which is an ecumenical Christian organisation that supports local schools in the delivery of the Christian part of their Religious Education. Our sessions are planned in response to which area of the syllabus the teachers would like support with, and are interactive, creative, experiential and fun! We have been able to start a dialogue with the new Maiden Erlegh School in Reading and a team of volunteers is needed. No previous experience is necessary, and all sessions are planned and scripted beforehand. Training events for volunteers to go over session materials and techniques for working with youngsters are planned.. All sessions are syllabus based and are designed to both broaden the young people’s understanding of Christianity, and support the teachers in the delivery of the syllabus. For more information contact: Carrie King, Team leader, REINSPIRED , St Nicolas Church, Sutcliffe Avenue, Earley, Reading, RG6 7JN or Tel: 0118 9663929.

Volunteer Support Group Facilitator opportunities at Reading Lifeline which offers specialist counselling and a support service for women and their partners affected by baby loss. With your help we could reach into the community through our support groups. Training will be given. If you have a heart for this, please contact rebecca.baker@themustardtree.org for an application form. [Reading Lifeline is a part of The Mustard Tree Foundation (www.themustardtree.org), and is located in central Reading.]

Volunteers needed for The Way Ministry Reading. Serving the homeless and needy in Reading with hot food and drinks, and offering good quality clothing. We also share the Gospel and pray for our guests. We operate every Sunday from the Queens Arms, alcohol free pub, 24 Great Knollys Street Reading. Guests are served from 3pm to 4.30pm, volunteers are needed from 2pm to 5pm. We desperately need volunteers to minister to our guests and to help with cooking, washing up setting up and clearing away. Please contact Grace Gomez Thewayministryreading@outlook.com or ring 07410622399 for more information or to volunteer. Find us on Facebook: The Way Ministry Reading. 

Rail Pastors still urgently needed to patrol Reading West and Twyford Stations and be available for vulnerable people for a couple of hours during the day and early evening. If you are interested in knowing more about this amazing ministry, please contact Sally Leonard, Coordinator, on 07970-710-080 or email reading@streetpastors.org.uk 

Prayer Pastors urgently needed to support ReadingStreet Pastors - on a Friday and/or Saturday Night at St Mary's, Butts.
If you would like to be part of this initiative, then contact Sally Leonard on mobile 07970710080 or at reading@streetpastors.org.uk 

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Tyndale Baptist Church
2-4 Cressingham Road
Reading Berkshire RG2 7JE
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