Step Out for St Patrick's Walk to USA
Last year despite Covid-19 restrictions members of St Patrick's & St John's Church's organised a virtual sponsored walk around the whole of Ireland. Our aim was to raise much needed funds for the ministry of our church in Whitehead and Islandmagee, but also to encourage us all to keep fit by going for walks and keeping in touch with each other.
Well the event proved to be a great success and that's why we are organising a new walk challenge in 2022 that will take us the distance of walking to the USA, where we plan to meet up with a sister church, also called St Patrick's Church, and to forge new friendships and links, inspite of Covid!
We have just a limited time to complete the 3,380 mile walk and plan to start on January 1st, so that we can be in the USA on St Patrick's Day ~Thursday 17th March 2022.
Do join me in making a difference and supporting St Patrick's & St John's United Parish.
If you can't walk you can still help with a donation. Every donation we receive will really help.
More information about St Patrick's & St John's United Parish:
We are an Anglican Church community.
St Patrick's & St John's United Parish, Whitehead & Islandmagee is part of the Church of Ireland. We offer a safe & welcoming space (where all people matter) to share fellowship, friendship & worship. We believe in an inclusive church which does not discriminate on grounds of wealth, age, physical or mental ability, sexuality, race or gender.
To find out more about our Christian Community visit our website : www.whitehead-islandmagee-parish.co.uk
We exist to support and care for others in the wider community and to share the love of Christ Jesus
St Patrick's & St John's United Parish
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