Notices 10 February 2019


Notices for Week Commencing 10th February 2019

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

A very warm welcome to you especially if you are a visitor or will be joining us during the week through the Recording Ministry and to Rev Paul Howes who is leading our worship with Holy Communion 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 Requests – Please remember all those on our prayer list. Please continue to remember John Hampshire and the family, especially Muriel, in your prayers following their loss of Rosalind.

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.

(1 Thessalonians 5:17)


The funeral service for Rosalind Hampshire will be held here at Lexden on Wednesday 6th March at 10:15am. Further information regarding the burial will be supplied soon.

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


Tuesday 12th
1:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club Fish and Chip Lunch

Wednesday 13th
9:30 – 11:30am – Spanish Class using the Garling Room

Thursday 14th
9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer
10.00 to 11.30am – Time for Tots

Friday 15th
10:00am – 12noon – Ukulele Group using the Church

Next Sunday 17th February
11:00am – Worship led by Michael Topple
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!!

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.

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