Treefest 2017 Highlights: 22 trees, 400 school children, 20 vintage tea party guests, 100 Open Day visitors. A great way to spread the message that ‘Jesus is the greatest gift of all’. Enormous thanks to everyone who took part.
Hilary, Robert, Kun, Karl and Marion were confirmed.
St Barnabas celebrated its 60th anniversary June 9-11th 2017.
We welcomed our guests for the weekend, Rev Tim and Anne Atkins, at a cheese and wine evening on Friday 9th.
On Saturday the church and community came together at a garden party where the highlights were a fire engine, bouncy castle and scrumptious cream teas. The event was opened by Colin Slater OBE, football commentator for Radio Nottingham and ex churchwarden of Christ Church, Chilwell.
On Sunday a celebration service, at which Tim and Anne Atkins spoke, was followed by a bring and share lunch.
The weekend closed with chance to say goodbye to Tim and Anne at the home of Steve and Shirley Lynch, their hosts for the weekend.
The updated church history booklet, by John Beckett, is on sale for £2.50.
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