Notices for Week Commencing 18 August 2013

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 18th August 2013

INTROIT – ‘As we are Gathered Jesus is Here’ SF 28

We warmly welcome you, especially if you are a visitor or will be joining us through the Recording Ministry and to John Bastin who is leading our worship this morning.

Please join us for refreshments in the Garling Room after the Service.

Prayer Ministry – if you would like a prayer for yourself or someone else, members of the prayer team will be available at the front of the Church after the morning service.

Recording Ministry – If you do not usually receive a DVD of our services please speak to Stephen Suthernwood or ring him on 01206 540988 to obtain a copy.

PRAYER

Prayer Requests – Rose & Peter Bobby, Charles & Florrie Cronin, Kim & Ruth Ogden, Joan Rouse, Richard & May Walters and Robin Wilkinson.

Please pray for our Minister Revd Ruth Ridge and all those who minister to the people of God, especially this week for West Bergholt Methodist Church.

Continue to pray for all others who are in any way troubled, lonely, unwell or bereaved and anyone else who needs our prayers.

PRAY WITHOUT CEASING
(1 Thessalonians 5:17)

GENERAL NOTICES

The Arts Award Project for young people is taking place in the Garling Room on Mondays and Tuesdays. If you know of someone who would be interested please see Cicely.

Lexden Link – if you have an article for the Autumn edition of our magazine please can you pass this to Alan or Christine.

Offerings for last Sunday: £396.70

DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS

Tuesday 20th

2:00 to 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club

Thursday 22nd

9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer

Next Sunday 25th August

10:30am – Morning Worship led by Phil Bingham
Children welcome. Refreshments afterwards

Future Events

Eight Ash Green Methodist Church presents the Justin Jay Band playing 60s music on Friday 6th September starting at 8:00pm. Tickets £6.00. See poster on notice board for more information

Circuit Welcome Service to Alan and Janet Jenkins on Sunday 8th September at 6:30pm at Wimpole Road Methodist Church.

Light a Candle Service – a service for all who have lost loved ones. Thursday 7th November at 7:30pm at West Bergholt Methodist Church.

Contacts – If you need prayer or help in any way please contact Revd Ruth Ridge on
01206 242 183.

CHURCH NOTICES – items for the Weekly Notices to Christine Beesley by Thursday at the latest please. Telephone 01206 766604. e-mail ‘christine.beesley’.
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