Notices 6 March 2016

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 6th March 2016

Mothering Sunday

Introit ‘O Breath of God’ H&P v 1

We offer you a very warm welcome especially if you are a visitor or will be joining us through the Recording Ministry and to Ron Firmin who is leading our worship with this morning.

Refreshments will be served in the Garling Room after the Service.

Recording Ministry – if you do not normally receive a DVD of our services please speak to Peter Bobby or call him on 01206 576289 to obtain a copy.

PRAYER

Prayer Requests – Chris Chester, Gerald Daldry, Jean Dennis, Barbara Duller, Emily Grote, Louisa Hacking, Eileen Mitchell, Joan Rouse, Stephen Suthernwood and Betty Taylor.

Please pray for our Ministers Revd Ken Chalmers and Revd Alan Jenkins and all those who minister to the people of God.

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

PRAY WITHOUT CEASING

(1 Thessalonians 5:17)

GENERAL NOTICES

Colchester Circuit Preaching Plan – copies of the March to May 2016 plan are available on the bookcase in the vestibule. Although not shown on the plan we will be having our usual Songs of Praise at 6:30pm on the second Sunday each month.

Agapè Meal – Maundy Thursday 24th March 6:30pm for a 7:00pm start. This will be a simple meal of bread and cheese with Holy Communion. If you are coming please add your name to the list on the notice board.

DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS

Tuesday 8th

2:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club

2:00pm – Methodist Walk starting from Mersea Methodist Church

Wednesday 9th

9:30 – 11:30am – Spanish Class using the Garling Room

Thursday 10th

9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer

10.00 to 11.30am – Time for Tots.

Next Sunday13th March

Fifth Sunday in Lent

11:00am – Holy Communion with Revd Ken Chalmers

Refreshments afterwards

6:30pm – Songs of Praise led by Avril Lankester

Forthcoming Events

Daffodil Day on Monday 7th March.

Agapè Meal on Thursday 24th March at 7:00pm.

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Contacts– If you need prayer or help in any way please contact your pastoral visitor or you can call Revd Ken Chalmers on 01206 545253 or Revd Alan Jenkins on 01206 793888.