Notices for Week Commencing 13 October 2013

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 13th 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 Revd John Robinson who is leading our service with Holy Communion this morning.

There will be a retiring offering for the Benevolent Fund

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

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

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, Joan Rouse, Richard & May Walters and Robin Wilkinson.

Kim & Ruth Ogden would like to thank everyone for their prayers. Kim is now in remission and Ruth is progressing well following her operation.

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

Offerings for last Sunday: £353.60
Coffee Morning: £37.00
DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS

Monday 14th
7:30pm – Ladies Friendly Circle – DIY evening

Tuesday 15th
2:00 to 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club

Wednesday 16th
7:30pm – Church Council Meeting – everyone is invited to attend

Thursday 17th
9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer –please leave car park clear for Time for Tots

10:00 – 11:30am – Time for Tots

2:30pm – Care and Share at Muriel’s and Bill’s

7:30pm – Gideons using the Garling Room

Next Sunday 20th October

10:30am – Worship led by Mike Bowstead
Children welcome. Refreshments afterwards

Future and Other Events

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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