Notices 3 April 2016

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 3rd April 2016

Introit ‘Day by Day Dear Lord’ H&P 671

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

Our dear friend Revd Jean Dane sadly passed away last week. Please remember her family in your prayers. Funeral arrangements to be announced.

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

Easter Offering Envelopes please return today. Thank you.

DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS

Tuesday 5th

2:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club

Wednesday 6th

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

Thursday 7th

9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer

No Time for Tots – Easter Holiday

7:30pm – Colchester West Development Group using the Garling Room

Next Sunday10th April

11:00am – Holy Communion with Revd John Robinson

Refreshments afterwards

6:30pm – Songs of Praise led by Sheila Dempsey

Forthcoming Events

The Hermitage Ensemble – a concert of Russian Orthodox music and folk songs at St Albrights Church Stanway on Monday 4th April at 7:30pm.

Essex Mind & Spirit present ‘Heart to Heart’ an event led by the Colchester Samaritans on Tuesday 14th April from 12:15 to 13:45 at Plume Avenue URC. All are welcome and a light lunch will be provided. Please contact Revd Mark Thompson on 01206 742014.

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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.