Notices 3 February 2019

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 3rd February 2019

Introit ‘May the Mind of Christ my Saviour’ H&P 739 v 1

We offer you a very warm welcome especially if you are a visitor or will be joining us during the week through the Recording Ministry and to Jo Eckersley 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 or call him on 01206 540988 to obtain a copy.

PRAYER

Prayer Requests – Please remember all those on our prayer list. Our very dear friend Rosalind Hampshire suddenly passed away on Thursday. Please remember John and the family, especially Muriel, in your prayers at this very sad time.

Please pray for our Ministers Rev Paul Howes, Rev Ken Chalmers and especially Rev Alan Jenkins as he continues the chemotherapy treatment.

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

PRAY WITHOUT CEASING
(1 Thessalonians 5:17)

NOTICES

Circuit Plan for March to May is now available. Please help yourself to a copy.

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

Friday 8th
10:00am – 12noon – Ukulele Group using the Church

Next Sunday 10th February
11:00am – Worship with Holy Communion led by Rev Paul Howes
Refreshments afterwards

Other Events

Abbeyfield Community Project annual celebration at the Abbeyfield Centre (former Garrison Gym) CO2 7UW on Sunday 10 February at 6.30pm.

DO YOU LOVE SINGING? Come and join Colchester’s BIG Sing! We welcome all singers, you do not have to be pitch-perfect, maybe you just like singing in the shower. Whatever your reasons for coming, you will find that we are one big happy family, uniting together to sing positive and uplifting songs. Sessions cost £7.00 per week pay as you go. No joining fees or termly commitments. We meet Mondays at the Kingsland Church (above Aldi) from 7-9pm. We look forward to seeing you.
We also have our LITTLE Sing choir for primary school ages (5-11yrs), just £4.00 a week PAYG!!

Visitors
If you are visiting us for the first time please add your name to our Visitor’s Book which is on the bookcase in the entrance vestibule. Many thanks.

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Contacts – If you need prayer or help in any way please contact your pastoral visitor or call Rev Paul Howes on 01206 514828.