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Clocks Change This Weekend: 27 Oct 2019 – Daylight Saving Time Ends. When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, 27 October 2019, 03:00:00 clocks are turned backward 1 hour to Sunday, 27 October 2019, 02:00:00 local standard time instead.
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EU27 fail to agree length of Brexit extension for UK: The EU27 member states on Friday were unable to come to an agreement on the length of the Brexit extension Brussels would offer the UK, with the French reportedly the most reluctant to back a delay until January.
The EU’s Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier announced on Friday that EU nations had been unable to come to an agreement on the length of the next Brexit delay due to the fallout from Boris Johnson’s demand for a December election.
Designer Outlet Update: The opening of the new Malaga Designer Outlet, near the airport, was called off this week. The British-owned addition to the existing Plaza Mayor shopping complex has been delayed while the promised access improvements are made to the MA-20, and it is hoped the official unveiling will now be in December.
Churches / Worship
Fellowship of Jesus Christ the King
Whether you live in Spain or are visiting our area, we would be delighted to welcome you to the Fellowship of Jesus Christ the King.
Our meetings are characterised by uplifting songs and relevant sermons and a modern but reverent service, followed by free tea or coffee & biscuits. Why not come along and make new friends, every Sunday at 10.30am. Also Prayer meetings every Wednesday at 11.00am.
Cornerstone International Church
Services on Sunday mornings at 11:30 am. Bible based, Non-Denominational Christian Church in Torre del Mar area of Malaga, Spain. A culturally diverse family of believers in Jesus Christ.
Cornerstone International Church, C/Solera 2, Local 2, 29740 Torre del Mar.
Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar Church Services
-Roman Catholic Mass, service in English. Information for the October services has not been updated.
-Spanish Anglican Church of St Barnabas, service in English, at the Centre every Sunday at 11am.
For further information please contact the Centre, Torre del Mar Tel.952 543 334 , Web site: www.Lux-mundi.org.
Puente Christian Fellowship
Puente Christian Fellowship is a loving, multi-national Bible-believing community of Christians who meet in the church’s meeting room each Sunday at 11 am to worship the Lord. The church hall is underneath Maroma Immobilaria, Puente Don Manuel Cruce de Periana – 29713.
The location and directions of how to find us are on our
Welcome to the services of the Anglican Parish of Nerja and Almuñécar:
Our parish seeks to serve the spiritual and pastoral needs of the mainly English-speaking community in Nerja, Almuñécar, and surrounding area. It is our commitment to draw them into a closer relationship with God and his church. We are kindly offered the use of local Roman Catholic churches.
Sunday Eucharist Services
9.30 am – Capilla de Nuestra Señora del Carmen (The Fishermen’s Chapel). This small chapel is situated towards the western end of the beach and set back near the Chinasol Hotel and seafront. There is a Eucharist every Sunday from November through to March, and there is a Eucharist service on every alternative Sunday (1st and 3rd Sundays of the month in April, May, September and October). There are no services during the hot summer months of June, July and August.
12.00 noon – Iglesia de San Miguel, Plaza Andalucía. There is a Eucharist service at this time throughout the year. The church is within easy walking distance of the first large roundabout as you drive into town from the Malaga direction, by the bus station.
All further information regarding the parish and the weekly services is to be found on our website – www.nerjaalmunecaranglicanchurch.co.uk
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The Revd Nigel Thomas, Priest in Charge
Church service in English at Competa:
The next Service in English at Cómpeta Parish Church will be on Remembrance Sunday, November the 10th, at 5.30 p.m.
As ever, we thank Father Liviu and Bishop Jesús for permission to use this lovely church.
There will be no service in English at Cómpeta on November the 3rd.
The normal Services at 11 a.m. each Sunday at the Lux Mundi Centre, Torre del Mar are not affected.
The Revd. Canon James Tayler
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Monday: Torrox Costa
Tuesday: Nerja, Salobrena
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