Many of you will know, due to the new lockdown the collection dates for the Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes was postponed. At present they are provisionally looking at 10th, 11th and 14th December from 10.00am to 4.30pm as the collection dates. This will depend on guidelines received after 2nd December, so please keep an eye on their website at www.thewellrbc.org or their Facebook page. You will also be able to find information on the ‘Christmas shoeboxes in Retford’ Facebook page. Thanks for all who have let them know they have shoeboxes ready and for being willing to hold onto them.
As for everyone at the moment, December holds a lot of the unknown for The Well, but they are planning some special Sunday services which will go out online and be available to all. Here are some dates for you and they would love you to join them:
- 6th December, Second Sunday in Advent, 10.30am: Light a candle for your loved one in your home!
- 13th December, Third Sunday in Advent, 10.30am: A Celebration of Christmas Family Service
- 20th December, 7.00pm: ‘Carols, Songs and Christmas Items from The Well’ – Virtual carols from The Well to include traditional and contemporary versions of well-known carols and readings.
Please keep visiting The Well’s website and Facebook page for more details and how to link in with them closer to these dates. From all at The Well, they wish you peace, joy, health and prosperity over the Christmas season.