Junior Church Breakfast Church
Girls' Brigade NCH Action for Children
Youth Club Music Group
Thursday Forum Boys' Brigade
Stitch Group Christian Aid
Rambling Club Badminton Club
House Groups Quinton Ladies
Church Project Luncheon Club
Flower Ministry Pastoral Visiting System
Quinton Christian Care Methodist Homes for the Aged
   

Junior Church - Mini JAMS

Junior Church is for school years 1 to 6 and is held at the same time as Morning Worship every Sunday from 11am to 12 noon.

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Music Group

We are fortunate in the music we have at our church.  As well as the organ, our music group brings variety and contemporary music to our worship.  Any new talent is warmly welcomed.

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Girls' Brigade

Aims to enable girls and young women to become followers of Jesus Christ.  Ages range from 5 to 18 years and we meet on Monday evenings.  Our programme provides challenge and fun, through which our members develop skills and confidence.

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Boys' Brigade

Provides a Christian environment in which boys and young men can come to know Jesus.  We provide a challenging programme of adventure, interests and physical activities  where each is encouraged to develop his own potential.

To support our core work with young people throughout Birmingham and Warwickshire, we have a shop unit in the Central Shopping Precinct in Erdington. It is called Anchor Bookshop. Needed are books and small, good quality items such as DVDs, videos and CDs. Volunteers would also be welcome. Please contact us through this website for information (link on left).

Boys' Brigade meets on Wednesdays:

Anchor Boys - School Years 1, 2 and 3 6.15 to 7.15 pm
Juniors - School Years 4, 5 and 6 6.30 to 8.00 pm

Company Section and Seniors 11+ or (school year 7 upwards)

7.15 to 9.15 pm s

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Youth Club

Kids' Fun Club (up to 11s) is from 6pm to 7.30pm on Fridays during term time,  Xtreme Youth Club (over 11s) is from 7.45pm to 9.30pm on Fridays during term time. We meet friends, chat, listen to music and play games.  We have quizzes, theme nights and go out for bowling, swimming and sports evenings.  This is led by Paulette Smith.

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Thursday Forum

We are an informal group of women and men sharing fellowship and we encourage those attending to share their experiences and lead the sessions, if they wish. Our programme features talks, discussions, music and life experiences of some of those involved with the Church. We arrange an annual lunch and join the Ladies Group twice a year for special Easter and Christmas Communion services. Our meetings are held on the first and third Thursdays of each month (except August) in the Parlour, starting at 10.30 and finishing by noon. We would like to welcome more people to join the 30 to 35 of us at our meetings.

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Badminton Club

There is a ladies' section which plays on Wednesday afternoons and has space for new members.  They play in the Church Hall between 1.45 and 4pm. The mixed group plays on Thursday nights from 8pm until they get tired!  They are also welcoming new members.  Contact Jan Jones for more information.

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Stitch Group

We meet on Monday mornings between 10.30 and 12.30 and we share in friendship and chat and at the same time, we sew and knit.  We produce all sorts of things for charities and special appeals and we also make the hangings that are used in church.

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Quinton Ladies

We meet at 7.30 pm in the parlour of the Church on the first and third Tuesday of each month and usually have a guest speaker.  We also arrange an annual dinner and we share in a special service twice a year. Click here for current programme. Coffee is served every Tuesday moning in the Church parlour from 10.30 am to 11.45 am where men and women meet for a chat.

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Rambling Club

Walks are organised to take place monthly From February to October, normally on the third aturday of the month.  Two social events are also arranged.  Most of the walks are of the order of five to six not too strenuous miles.

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House Groups

There are a number of house groups where the members meet for friendship and study.  

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Luncheon Club

Is held weekly and provides a meal and friendship for its members, at a very modest cost.

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Pastoral Visiting System

The love of Christ is expressed through our care for each other and the wider community.  The pastoral visiting system provides practical love and care where needed.

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Flower Ministry

A number of talented ladies ensure that the church is never without flowers.  After the Sunday services, the flowers are distributed to those who need them as a sign that they are remembered.

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Methodist Homes for the Aged

MHA is supported at our church by having an offering on the appropriate Sunday each year and my members of the Birthday Scheme, who make a contribution each year on their birthday.

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Quinton Christian Care

Is an ecumenical group that provides friendship and care to the community.  Each year it puts on social events and meals, mainly for the elderly.

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Church Project

Each year our Church raises money for a nominated charity, chosen by Church Council.  Throughout the year most of our fundraising goes to this project.

For 2016/2017 we are supporting David Livingstone International.  Please read more about them on their website.  They have been helping the needy for over 50 years and are currently looking after around 1500 orphans and children.  They operate in Africa, India, the Philippines and Thailand. There are no salaried staff and 100% of every donation goes to the children's needs. See their website for a child sponsorship programme.

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NCH Action for Children

Our Church actively supports NCH in its work for children through its 150 family centres and in its counselling and mediation services.  The aim of NCH is to bring a better quality of life to Britain's most vulnerable children.

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Christian Aid

Our Church takes part in the activities of Christian Aid, especially during Christian Aid Week.

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Breakfast Church

Meets from 9.30 to 10.30 on the 5th Sunday in the month and includes breakfast and informal worship/activities for all ages.