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23rd July 2017

Rev. Sally Thurgill


We are praying for Heather and David Jack as her cancer affects the life of their family. Thank you Lordfor giving them your peace and strength.We also give you thanks for the faith of Nancy (Sheila's friend in N. Ireland) as she continues to face cancer.  We give thanks that Helen's next operation has gone well. Thank you Lord.We pray for the all Garner family , especially Vera and Keith as Ernie has gone to join his brothers and sisters in a better place.We pray for Madge Meachen who as returned to hospital. We pray for David and Jan as his tumour has grown and treatment has had to be changed and he has had another small stroke and for his radiotherapy treatment, and for Tony who has returned home after a spell in hospital with a chest infection. and give thanks Michael Tilney is home from hospital.We pray for Ellen after the loss of her brother JimmyWe are praying for Harriet Grant and her Mum Jane after their cancer operations.. We Give  thanks scans show Barbara Greengrass is clear.We remember,  Sheila,  Sheila and Derek, Barbara,  Peggy, Ruby, Glenn Fox  and Linda and Ian Masson and for those who we know have recently lost loved ones. We pray for Chris Lambert paralysed after a riding accident and give thanks he is improving slowly. Pray he will be able to continue his recovery without the close support..




23rd July 2017

 SUNDAY SCHOOL closed until after summer holidays.

Many thanks to all who supported the children at the anniversary services.

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Fun hour to learn more about Jesus

For more information contact Carole on 696846

9th August 2017

Meeting arranged by members with a mystery speaker.  Visitors welcome.

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Yaxham is a small rural village situated in the heart of Norfolk, about sixteen miles to the west of Norwich and two miles south east of the nearest market town, Dereham. There are about 772 inhabitants in settlements of Yaxham and Clint Green with farmland between. The medieval Church of St Peter with its late C11 or early C12 circular west tower lies at the heart of the village conservation area.

There is a modern village hall built in 1977 and recently extended with excellent facilities for a variety of functions. The adjacent Jubilee Playing Field where Yaxham Football team plays is also the venue for car boot sales and occasional outside fetes and dog shows. There is also a young childrens' play area with swings and climbing frame.

Yaxham House is a former rectory built 1820-22 and Holland's Hall in Brakefield Green is a late C16 farmhouse. Boronia Cottage has 1611 scratched in an east gable and Willow Farmhouse is late medieval with C16 and C17 improvements and modern additions.

Yaxham has a VA Primary School which has been completely rebuilt to accommodate up to 105 pupils. The village has a great Village Hall with a licensed bar and a Social Club. There is also the Mid Norfolk Railway for enthusiasts with weekend trains travelling from Dereham to Wymondham and stopping at Yaxham station.

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