Churches Together in Farnham
We aim to draw Christians into closer unity and understanding.
Christian Aid Week in Farnham
Christian Aid Week is from 15th - 21st May 2022.
This year, we will be reflecting on families in Zimbabwe, adversely affected by drought. Christian Aid is also now involved in the humanitarian emergencies in Ukraine and Afghanistan.
The Christian Aid Sunday Service for Farnham will be at St.Andrew’s Church on 15th May, starting at 6:30 p.m.
Other events for Christian Aid Week include Garden Tea at Crosswater Farm Gardens on 1st and 2nd May; a musical evening at St.George’s Church Upper Hale on 7th May and the Town Street Collection on Saturday 21st May.
MORE INFORMATION HERE . . .
Emergency Humanitarian Appeal in support of Ukraine
The UK Disaster Emergency Committee (DEC) is made up of 15 member charities who are experts in humanitarian aid and specialise in different areas of disaster response. They come together to speak in one voice and make fundraising more efficient when an appeal is launched.
DEC members fund the running costs. DEC distributes money raised from appeals to support the most appropriate charities in carrying out vital work. DEC charities and their local partners in Ukraine and in neighbouring countries work together to provide food, water, shelter and medical assistanve.
There are current active appeals to respond to the emergencies in Afghanistan and Ukraine. You can use the link below to donate NOW to the Ukraine appeal.
Farnham Walk of Witness 2022
After the two-year pause, at last this year an opportunity for Farnham Christians to bear Witness on Good Friday. All are invited to gather at 11.45 a.m on Good Friday 15th April ready to set out at noon.
The walk ends at St.Andrew’s churchyard with a brief service.
MORE INFORMATION HERE . . ..
World Day of Prayer Service 2022
This year’s service in Farnham is being held at St.Andrew’s Church, on Friday 4th March starting at 10:30 a.m. All welcome, including children.
Farnham Assist A.G.M. - 2021
A welcome sign of the movement towards more normal life is Farnham ASSIST’s holding of this year’s A.G.M. in physical form. The meeting will be held at Farnham Baptist Church on the morning of Monday 27th September.
You can find more information, including a link to download a copy of the Meeting Agenda and the Chairman’s and Manager’s Reports for 2020 —
PLEASE CLICK HERE . . .
Farnham Foodbank News
For much of the lockdown period and until mid-April 2021, Foodbank Centres in Farnham were closed, with food parcels instead delivered to homes.
On 14th April, Harriet Lanyon, Farnham Foodbank’s Project Manager announced that, from 19th April 2021, the two Farnham Centres will again open for people to come and collect their food parcels. The centres are at:
CTF Directory - March 2022 edition
The Churches Together in Farnham directory provides contact information for CTF Officers, Member Churches and Associated Organisations. Download HERE for local printing (PDF format; file size 39,677) or find out more on the “CTF Directory” page.
In Memoriam ...
Churches Together in Farnham record with sadness the death of dedicated and committed Christians who have played important roles in our support.
Please CLICK HERE to see recent reports.
Churches Together E-Newsletter
Following the sad passing of Mary Clarke the CTF Steering Committee has decided to cease this publication. This CTF website will continue to provide a selection of notices, concentrating on those of wide interest to congregations across the town, or of interest to the general public. Copies of past issues of the CTF E-Newsletter continue to be available for reference - please refer to the “CTF E-Newsletter Archive”.