please pray...
 2016/2017
This is a prayer we need to pray every day, every day: "Holy Spirit may my heart be open to the Word of God, may my heart be open to good, may my heart be open to the beauty of God, every day." - Pope Francis

Prayer Resources:
​​​​"Pray as you go" - online and downloadable prayer

Joy of the Gospel:
Summary of "Joy of the Gospel" by Archbishop Peter Smith
First Wednesday of the month, when possible, Evening of Renewal in St. Joan's Church 8.00pm. Next one 5th April 2017

Fire and Light with Cor et Lumen Christi community, at Chertsey Hall KY16 9DR 18th January, 25th Mrch, 17th May, 19th July, 7th October, 29th November 8.00-10.00pm Leaflet here

Celebrate Family Conferences 2017. Week conference iin Ilfracombe at Easter. Local Weekends at  Twickenham, Brighton and Southampton. Details HERE
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'Listen to the Holy Spirit because he is giving people the good news that God loves them and can renew, purify and transform their lives.'- Pope Francis.

​​If people were to listen to the Holy Spirit, they would hear him say, 'God loves you.'
- Pope Francis

Download page of what Pope Francis has said about the Holy Spirit ​.
Life in the Spirit Prayer Group 2017
PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DAY AND VENUE FOR
WEEKLY PRAYER MEETING: PRAISE, PRAYER, FELLOWSHIP

From 25th January we will be meeting at 8pm on WEDNESDAYS
in the WRIGHT ROOM (large meeting room)
in St Joan's Centre

On the first Wednesday of each month (not March) there will be an evening of Renewal in St Joan's Church 8.00-9.00pm
This will either be a Healing Service  or Holy Hour.
Next evening of Renewal: 5th April

EVERYONE WELCOME TO ANY OF THESE
ALTON DAY OF RENEWAL
2017 theme: Charisms of the Holy Spirit​

SATURDAY 25th March 11.00am - 4.00pm
With guest speaker Cathy Stayne:
"Discernment of Spirits"
At Alton Convent GU34 2NG

 11.00 Rosary; 11.30 Mass and Adoration. 1.00 Shared lunch 2.00: Praise followed by talk 3.30: Healing prayer.

ALL WELCOME - PLEASE COME AND CELEBRATE WITH US AT THIS MINI-RETREAT DAY

More information and directions here
later in 2017
what the Pope says....
YEAR OF MERCY 2016 AT ST. JOANS

Last year we held a series of tallks on mercy, and had a number of healing services, as an opportunity for  experiencing God's mercy. Many people have reported easing of various conditions and a noticeable increase in peace, joy and faith.

We plan to resume regular healing services in 2017.
GOLDEN JUBILEE OF CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC RENEWAL

2017 marks the 50th anniversary of Catholic Charismatic Renewal. In England & Wales we are celebrating this on Saturday 4th March at the Bethel Centre, West Bromwich. 10am - 6pm. There is an amazing line up of speakers, as well as worship, and the Celebration of Mass. It will be a great day with 2500 people gathered together praising God! Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee will be provided.

More details and how to book are on the attached flyer.