Online Registration for Talent Competition - 2015

Please fill in the form below for registering to Talent Competitions - 2015

General Instructions

  • Please fill in the form for one child at a time.
  • If you face any difficulties, please email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • The deadline for registration is Sunday the 1st of March 2015.

Talent Competition 2015

The Talent Competition for the Sunday School students will be held on Saturday the 21st of March 2015 from 12:30pm-18:00pm at St Johns C Of E Primary School, Church Road, Kearsley, Bolton. BL4 8AP

The guidelines for the talent competition can be downloaded from here.

Shoe Box Charity

He who gives to the poor shall not be in want, but he who turns away his eyes from them shall be in much distress. Proverb 28:29

Our Sunday school arranging a charity project is known as Shoe Box Charity organised by Samaritan Purse. Samaritan Purse is an international charitable organisation, which proclaim and demonstrate the love of God amongst the countries like Africa, Eastern Europe & central Asia. Operation Christmas child (shoe box) they collect the gifts for the deprived children in Africa. Therefore, we humbly request to all parents please be generous and also teach our children about sharing for the needy.

We request all the parents & children please start collecting your items you would like to donate (minimum 3-4 items from the list per box). Please bring the items in a carry bag and £3 on following dates 26/10/14, 29/10/14, 30/10/14 & 31/10/2014. All the items should receive by 31/10/14 before 10.00am.

The received items will be placed in shoe boxes and labelled on 31/10/14. Venue: St Johns Bolton school, Kearsley, BL4 8AP.

Gift suggestions

Age group: 2-4, 5-9, 10-14yrs.

Please buy a selection of new gifts from the following list, or similar items:Do not mix boys and girls item.

  • Toys: items that child will immediately embrace such as dolls or stuffed toys (with CE label), toy trucks, yo-yo, skipping rope, ball, small puzzles etc.
  • School supplies: Pens, pencils & sharpeners, colour pencils, crayons or felt-tip pens, writing pads or note books, paper calculator, colouring &picture books, story books etc.
  • Hygiene items: Tooth brush, tooth paste, soap, flannel etc.
  • Other items: Hat, cap, scarf, gloves, sunglasses, hair accessories, fancy jewellery items etc.

Do not include: used or damaged items, toy guns, play soldiers or knives, liquids or lotions of any type including bubbles, marbles or sharp objects, glass containers, mirrors or fragile items, anything of a political, racial or religious nature.

£3 Donation per box: Place £3 in an envelope with child &parent’s name, the final collection will accredited to our church account and will collect one cheque in favour to Samaritan Purse.

For further clarity please refer to the Samaritan website.

OVBS - 2014

Our church Sunday school OVBS will be on 29th October Wednesday-1st November Saturday.

Venue: St: Johns Catholic Primary school, Church Road, Kearsley, Bolton, BL4 8AP.

OVBS 2013

The OVBS 2013 (Orthodox Vacation Bible School), will be held at St John's Primary School, Church Road, Kearsley, Bolton, BL4 8AP from 29th May to 01st June 2013. The classes will begin at 09:30 in the morning and will conclude by 15:00 hrs. The closing ceremony celebrations will start by the Holy Qurbana on 01st June at 09:00 at the same venue, St John's Primary School.

Theme: "Humble yourselves before the Lord and he will exalt you [James 4:10]"

There will be a registration fee of five pounds (£5) per child. Please download the application form from the below link and fill and return it to the Sunday School by 12th May 2013.

Download registration form

For further information please contact:
Fr. Happy Jacob - 07863562907
Mrs. Sini Vinu - 07841712752