Pew Sheet

SUNDAY 18th FEBRUARY 2018

Hymns:
170        God is Love
442        Seek ye first
560        Will you come and follow me
186        Great is thy faithfulness

Readings:
Genesis 9.8–17
Psalm 25.1–9
1 Peter 3.18–end
Mark 1.9–15

Tuesday 20th February 2018                                                                       9.45am        Holy Communion                                                                                                                                          10.30am        Coffee Morning

Prayer List: Please pray for friends and relatives of our congregation who are suffering in any way.
                     Names removed for confidential purposes.

RIP:       Sylvia Dach.  Caroline.             

Our prayer this week:  Free us, God of mercy, from all that keeps us from you; relieve the misery of the anxious and the ashamed and fill us with the hope of peace; through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

Praying for our village:  Thank you for continuing to pray.  This week we pray for the residents of: Newport Road, Park View Close, Redhill Lane, St Johns Road, St Martins Road.

Music Night 21st February 2018 at 7.00pm in the church hall.  The cost is £2 per person for tea/coffee and biscuits.  Come and enjoy the music of Chopin.  Enjoy the chat too!

Lent Groups start on Thursday 22nd February 2018: It’s now time to start our Lent groups.  We are focussing on worship and the different ways we might worship.  Our course is for EVERYONE, to help us listen to each other and listen to God.  Everyone has experiences of worship.  There are no right or wrong answers.  Come along either at 10.00am or 7.00pm to the church hall.  Make this your Lenten discipline.

Lunch Place on Friday 23rd February 2018 12 Noon – 2.00pm.  The main courses this week are Macaroni Cheese, Broccoli and Peas or Steak pie, potatoes, peas and carrots.  Dessert is either Apple Strudel and custard or Pancakes with fresh fruit and Ice cream.  Please make your choice on the sign-up sheet at the back of church.

Electoral Roll: It's time to get the Church's Roll up to date in preparation for our Annual Meeting.  If your name isn't currently on the Roll and you would like it to be please fill in one of the forms at the back of church and then put it in the gold box.  If your name is on the Roll and you have moved home in the past twelve months please write your new address (and your name) on a slip of paper and put it in the gold box.  The last day to do this is today.  The Roll will then be reviewed by the PCC and be closed for new entries or deletions until after the Annual Meeting.  Thank you. Mary Strange Electoral Roll Officer.

Vacancies:  (i)   Would someone be able to join the Sunday morning coffee rota, please, as Lilian leaves?   
                    (ii)  We still have a need for a person to act as a Sidesperson on the fourth Sunday of the month. 

      (iii)   We would also like one or two people to be a reserve person for Lunch Place (which is very    popular) to either wait on tables or wash up.  Please see Rita if you can help in any way.

Pre-Easter Coffee Morning: This will now be held on Saturday 17th March 2018 10.00am – 12 noon in the church hall.  Hot Cross Buns and Toasted Teacakes

Tea/coffee and biscuits are served in the church hall after this Service.