Written By Rev Mr Stephen Saum

CAFOD PowertoBe Campaign

Here at St Mary’s Catholic Church at Leek in the Staffordshire Moorlands we have just taken part in the CAFOD PowertoBe Campaign. Father Michael is pictured with our CAFOD representative Lily and members of the Justice and Peace group – who encouraged parishioners to sign petition cards. Our efforts were rewarded with 164 signed cards

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‘Red Box’ Presentation

On the weekend of Sunday 7th May we had an appeal from Father Frank Graham of the Mill Hill Missionaries on behalf of the APF. The Red Boxes are a familiar sight in many of our homes, but it is good to be reminded of the work done by the missionaries and how our ‘small

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St Mary’s Brownies

St Mary’s Brownies took part in the Rudyard’s Christmas Tree Festival in December. The theme was children’s TV programmes and we chose SpongeBob Square Pants! Here is our tree: We have started our new term with working towards our road safety badge and also talking about stranger danger. The Brownies have each drawn a design

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CAFOD World Gifts Christmas 2016

CAFOD World Gifts The true spirit of Christmas giving Led by our Justice and Peace Group, especially David and Julia Ganner and Lily Morrell, we had an imitation Christmas tree dressed with colourful glittery ‘baubles’. People were encouraged to write Christmas greetings on these and make a donation towards World Gifts. Thanks to David and

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