A Stanningley church is holding a series of coffee mornings to bring people together before Christmas – and raise much-needed funds to maintain the historic church building and grounds at the same time.
St Thomas Church is holding coffee mornings on 27n November and the 4, 11 18 December in the church hall in Norwood Present ((amam-12.30pm).
Tea, coffee, bacon sandwiches and cakes will be served, and there will be raffles, gifts and bric-a-brac
Church members are also planning an outdoor living crib and Christingle service on Christmas Eve, with more details to be announced shortly.
St Thomas’ has stood as a place of worship, serving the community of Stanningley, since 1841. The church is unusual in that it does not have a central aisle but two side aisles, similar to a Methodist chapel.