Notices 3 July 2016

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 3rd July 2016

Introit ‘Let us With a Gladsome Mind’ SofF 333 v1

A very warm welcome to you especially if you are a visitor or will be joining us through the Recording Ministry and to Betty Rampling 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 Stephen Suthernwood or call him on 01206 540988 to obtain a copy.

PRAYER

Prayer Requests – Chris Chester, Gerald Daldry – in hospital, Jean Dennis, Barbara Duller, Maud Faircloth, Emily Grote, Eileen Mitchell, Christine Pettitt and family and Joan Rouse.

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

Lexden Link Summer 2016 edition is now available. Please remember to take a copy home with you.

Church Council Meeting on Thursday 14th July at 7:30pm. Everyone is more than welcome to attend.

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

10.00 to 11.30am – Time for Tots.

Next Sunday10th July

11:00am – Holy Communion with Revd Alan Jenkins

Refreshments afterwards

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

Forthcoming Events

Welcome Service for Revd Steve Swann on Thursday 1st September at 7:30pm at Stanway. Everyone welcome.

Eight Ash Green Methodist Church ‘Moving On’ – there will be a weekend of events on 2nd, 3rd and 4th September. More details nearer the time.

Free Family Fun Festival – Saturday 10th September at Castle Park Colchester. There will be live music, shows, games, craft activities and rides all for free. Refreshments will also be available.

Charlie Connor – induction service on Sunday 11th September at 6:30pm at Priory Methodist Church, Bedford.

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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.