Church of England Diocese of Hereford Little Birch


<span style="color:#000080"><strong><span style="font-size:14px">At Little Birch, we appreciate that times have changed, and our lives are getting busier. This means you may not be able to come to church and worship with us, but there are some folks, who value the church's presence in the community, and want to play their part by helping us keep the church open for future generations. If you feel this describes you and your situation, please read on.</span></strong></span>

<span style="color:#800000"><strong><span style="font-size:14px">Our message to you is this: However big or small your contribution may be, your contribution will always be appreciated.</span></strong></span>

<strong><span style="font-size:14px">Here are some ideas for you to think and pray about:</span></strong>

<strong><span style="font-size:14px">*FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE: </span></strong><span style="font-size:14px">We are looking to start a fundraising committee where different people from all walks of life can put forward their ideas about raising funds for the church. This is a fantastic opportunity for people such as yourself to keep the regulars on their toes and stop us from going stale. After all, it could be YOUR IDEA that becomes the best idea.</span>

<strong><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="color:#2F4F4F">Interested? For more information or to join us, call James Gould (01981) 540676 or Steve Turner (01981) 540090.</span></span></strong>


<strong><span style="font-size:14px">*EASYFUNDRAISING SCHEME:</span></strong><strong><span style="font-size:14px"> </span></strong><span style="font-size:14px">Do you shop online? By shopping via </span><span style="font-size:16px"><strong></strong></span><span style="font-size:14px"> the church gets commission payments. <strong>There is no cost to you</strong>, and it is really simple to be involved with. </span>

<strong><span style="color:#2F4F4F"><span style="font-size:14px">Interested? To get started, register by clicking on the link, search for "Little Birch Church" and click on the 'join' button.</span></span></strong>


<span style="color:#000000"><strong><span style="font-size:14px">*RECYCLE 4 CHARITY: </span></strong><span style="font-size:14px">Everyone has at least one old mobile phone stashed away in a drawer, and we can take it off your hands! If you give it to us to recycle, we can get a commission payment. HP printer cartridges also accepted.</span></span>

<span style="font-size:14px"><strong><span style="color:#2F4F4F">Interested? For more information, contact John Caton on (01981) 540267.</span></strong></span>


<strong><span style="font-size:14px">*MONTHLY DIRECT DEBIT SCHEME:</span> </strong><span style="font-size:14px">If every household in Little Birch parish gave just £5 a month to the church, the church would have   </span><span style="font-size:14px">a very sound financial future. (£5 a month equates to just one and a half pints of beer a month). Anyone can take part in our dirct debit scheme, and we hope that you will, at the very least, seriously consider it. All donations are kept strictly private and confidential.</span>

<span style="font-size:14px"><span style="color:#2F4F4F"><strong>Interested or want to know more? please contact John Caton on (01981) 540267.</strong></span></span>


<span style="font-size:14px"><strong>*CHURCH ROTAS:</strong> We are always looking for people to join our various rotas. We have spaces on our church reading rota, church cleaning rota and our Sacristan is also looking for some spare part-time help.</span>

<span style="font-size:14px"><strong><span style="color:#2F4F4F">Interested or want to know more? please contact James Gould on (01981) 540676.</span></strong></span>