LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH
Notices for Week Commencing 28th May 2017
Introit ‘O Breath of Life’ SoF 407 v1
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.
Please stay for refreshments afterwards in the Garling Room.
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 Requests – Lidia Berris, Gerald Daldry, Emily Grote, Joan Rouse and Betty Taylor.
Please pray for our Minister Revd Paul Howes and the circuit team ministers Revd Alan Jenkins, Revd Ken Chalmers and Revd Steve Swann 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)
Coffee Morning Hosts – we could still do with some more volunteers to serve tea and coffee at our monthly bring and buys. We are collecting for Tear Fund in June, Gideons in July and Action for Children in August.
Thank you to Richard Hardes – son-in-law of Alan and Christine – who came and weeded our driveway for us.
DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS
2:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club
9:30 – 11:30am – Spanish Class using the Garling Room
Thursday 1st June
9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer
Time for Tots on half term holiday
Saturday 3rd June
10:00 – 11:30am – Coffee Morning with Bring and Buy
This month’s charity
Next Sunday4th June
11:00am – Worship led by Anne Worker
Contemporary Worship at Wimpole Road Methodist Church this evening at 6:30pm.
Action for Children sponsored walk will take place from West Bergholt church hall on Saturday 17th June at 10:00am. Please contact Keith Thompson on 844252 for more information.
Free Family Fun Day arranged by Seeking God’s Blessing for Colchester will be held in the Lower Castle Park on Saturday 16th September from 11am to 4pm. Everyone welcome.
Contacts – If you need prayer or help in any way please contact your pastoral visitor or you can call Revd Paul Howes on 01206 514828, Revd Alan Jenkins on 01206 793888, Revd Ken Chalmers on 01206 545253 or Revd Steve Swann on 01206 331437.