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Do not assume that vocal ministry is never to be your part. Faithfulness and sincerity in speaking, even very briefly, may open the way to fuller ministry from others. When prompted to speak, wait patiently to know that the leading and the time are right, but do not let a sense of your own unworthiness hold you back. Pray that your ministry may arise from deep experience, and trust that words will be given to you. Try to speak audibly and distinctly, and with sensitivity to the needs of others. Beware of speaking predictably or too often, and of making additions towards the end of a meeting when it was well left before.

We reopened the Meeting House for Meeting for Worship last Sunday with seven of us there, and afterwards we considered how best to continue.

 

We agreed to hold MfW twice a month for the summer while we settle back in, and we can review this as we go along.

 

The next MfW will be Sunday 23 May after which we’ll hold a business meeting.

 

Two weeks after that will take us to the first Sunday of June and we’ll continue meeting on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month. The dates are as follows:

 

23 May

6 June

20 June

4 July

18 July

1 August

15 August

5 September

 

We can carry on sitting at home at Meeting time as many have been and Woodbrooke continues to hold MfW on Sundays and through the week.

 

Silence is the language of God,all else is poor translation.

Rumi

Zoom Meetings

Brant Broughton Meeting is making its online MFW open to the Area Meeting.

Please write to Cynthia Fleming giving Brant Broughton Clerks permission to use your e.mail address (for data protection records) and she will add you to her list.

Foodbank

The following items are required for Food Parcels..

Long life milk,Tinned Meats

​Tuna,Coffee or Tea Bags

​Tinned Spaghetti,Tinned Meat Pies

​Tinned Sweet Corn,Tinned Potatoes

​Tinned Carrots,Biscuits

​Tinned Hot Dogs,Tinned Peas or Mixed Veg,Baked Beans

Rice Pudding,Tinned Fruit

Cereal.Pasta or Rice,Instant Noodles

Cuppa Soup,Pasta n' Sauce (pkt)

Savoury Rice(pkt),Tinned Meat Balls

Tinned Soup,

Sqash

Also Christmass food and Toys

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are already one and we imagine we are not. And what we have to recover is our original unity. Whatever we have to be is what we are.

Thomas Merton

 

Quaker Worship

“What we are looking for is what is looking.”


 St. Francis of Assisi

Our life is love, and peace, and tenderness;
and bearing one with another,

and forgiving one another,
and not laying accusations one against another;
but praying one for another,
and helping one another up with a tender hand.
–Isaac Pennington, Letters, 1667

About Us

 

Welcome to the Gainsborough Quaker Meeting House

 

We are a small but warm and friendly Meeting in the heart of Gainsborough with around 20 active

members and attenders.

Lockdown

Due to National Lockdown the meeting house will close for the next four weeks from Thurs 5th Nov.

Our contact details are below.