Notices for Week Commencing October 2013


Notices for Week Commencing 6th October 2013

INTROIT – ‘I am Trusting Thee, Lord Jesus’ SOF 202 v1

We wish you a very warm welcome, especially if you are a visitor or will be joining us through the Recording Ministry and to Meryle Longley 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 Requests – we ask for your prayers for everyone listed in our Prayer Book.

Please pray for our Minister Revd Ruth Ridge and all those who minister to the people of God, especially this week for Mile End 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.

(1 Thessalonians 5:17)


A very big thank you to everyone who helped or contributed to last week’s Harvest Festival.

Additional Notices, while Alan and Christine are away, will be read out before the morning service and will be displayed on the Notice Board.

Offerings for last Sunday: to be announced


Tuesday 8th

2:00 to 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club

Thursday 10th

9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer –please leave car park clear for Time for Tots

10:00 – 11:30am – Time for Tots

7:30pm – Colchester Civic Society using the Garling Room

Next Sunday 13th October

10:30am – Holy Communion led by Revd John Robinson
Children welcome. Refreshments afterwards

6:30pm – Songs of Praise led by Alan & Christine Beesley

Future and Other Events

Please keep an eye on the Notice Board for details of all other events.

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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