DigameXtra No. 1498 Sunday, Dec. 29th 2019

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New Year’s Eve Party- Boogie Hippie 70’s: Dec 31, Tuesday at 11:30PM–02:30 AM. La Joya, Calle Los Huertos 54, 29780 Nerja FB Link

 

Live Music Session @ The Beer Garden: Monday 30 Dec at 5 PM. This week it’s Colin and Joe. The Beer Garden, Avenida Mediterraneo, corner of Chaparil, 29780 Nerja. FB Link

 

New Years Eve Party at The Loft, Torremolinos:
-Dec 31 €20. DJ Quique. Reservations: 627 279 825
-We have several rooms to rent for any type of events. Equipped with kitchens, bathrooms, elegant lounges, sound equipment and professional lighting as well as the organization of the same event
Location is Avda. Carlota Alessandri, 282 Edificio Duquesa de España.
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Billy Preacher: Fri Jan 10 4pm at Chez Christel’s, Paseo Maritimo, El Morche/Torrox Costa. Tel 649 500 610

 

Meet The Horses: Open Every Sunday. Andalucian Rescue Center For Horses. Hours are 09:00-12:00. Come meet and pet the horses, ponies and donkeys. Sorry, no pets allowed. Alhaurín el Grande Map Link  &  www.horserescuespain.org

 

Stand Up Comedy Group: Thursday 30 Jan., 8pm, €20. Featuring Rudi Lickwood, Sarah Iles, Self-styled Rock and Roll Poet Paul B Edwards and Paul Revill.
Venue-Louie Louie Rock Estepona.  Puerto Deportivo, Av. Luis Braille, 1 29680 Estepona, Malaga,  FB Link

 

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For Sale: Man’s Bicycle, Jim/Nerja. Very good condition, 18 months old, 65€
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Free Boxes: Good morning everyone, I have just moved to the beautiful town of Cómpeta, taking over a B&B. I have a lot of moving boxes, so if there is somebody interested please let me know. I wish everybody a very happy with all good wishes for 2020 !! Marieke; mariekedewever.mdw@gmail.com

 

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Friend Finder: Can anyone please shed some light on the curcumstances of John Hammond. I heard from him last when he was living in Torrox. His mobile phone repeatedly tells me that the number is unobtainable? I would love to know that he is now ok. Laurence Harley/Benajarafe. My Tel: 622 922 131.
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Werewolf babies in Spain: Criminal proceedings to be brought in a case where 23 children suffered from ‘werewolf’ syndrome after they were mistakenly given mislabelled medicine. Farma-Química Sur SL, based in Malaga, marketed a mislabelled product that included minoxidil instead of omeprazole. Health authorities confirmed last September that 23 children were affected – 10 in Cantabria, 10 in Andalusia and three in the Community of Valencia. Photo:GoogleImages. Full article at: https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2019/12/28/criminal-charges-call-for-werewolf-babies-case-in-spain/

 

Churches / Worship

Fellowship of Jesus Christ the King
Whether you live in Nerja, or are visiting the Nerja area, we would be delighted to welcome you to the Fellowship of Jesus Christ The King in Nerja. 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 10.30.
Prayer Meetings on Thursdays at 11.00.
Facebook: https://fb.me/FOJCTK
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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.
Whatsapp: +34.634540519
www.CornerstoneInternationalChurch.com

 

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
website: https://evangelicalchurchelpuente.com

 

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
Almuñécar
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.
Nerja
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
If you wish to contact us directly, the e-mail is; cofenerja@gmail.com
The Revd Nigel Thomas, Priest in Charge

 

Church Services in English, Cómpeta:
There will be a celebration of the Holy Communion on
-Tuesday the 24th of December (Christmas Eve) at 5.30 p.m. (The First Communion for Christmas). At the Parish Church, Plaza Almijara.
-Normal Services at 11 a.m. each Sunday at the Lux Mundi Centre, Torre del Mar.
Our thanks, as ever, to Father Liviu and to Bishop Jesús of Málaga
Enquiries to the Rector of the Congregation of St. Barnabas:
952 03 04 61

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