LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH
Notices for Week Commencing 15th June 2014
INTROIT – ‘Spirit of the Living God’ SF 511
We offer you a warm welcome especially if you are a visitor or will be joining us through the Recording Ministry and to Alan Beesley 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: Pat Bingham,Rose & Peter Bobby, Dorothy Cardey, Charles & Florrie Cronin, Grace & Gerald Daldry, Barbara Duller, 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 Wivenhoe 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.
Lexden Link – the summer edition of our quarterly magazine is available today. Please make sure you take your copy.
Methodist Homes. If you have not been given an envelope please see Bill. Your gift helps to ensure the MHA can offer additional support and alternative therapies free of charge. Services such as MHA Live at Home schemes chaplaincy and music therapy for people living with dementia. If you are a tax payer don’t forget to fill in the Gift Aid section. Please can you return these over the next weeks.
Offerings for last Sunday: £306.30
DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS
2:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club
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 – Colchester Civic Society using the Garling Room
2:00pm – Walk – Stoke by Nayland – see notice board for further details
Next Sunday 22nd June
10:30am – Holy Communion with Revd Ruth Ridge
Children welcome. Refreshments afterwards
Friends of St Botolph’s present Piano Fest 2014. Admission by donation to the Church Heating Appeal Fund. Sundays June 8, June 15 and June 22 starting at 3:00pm. See poster for more information.
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 latestplease. Telephone 01206 766604. e-mail ‘christine.beesley’. Website : lexdenmethodist