LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH
Notices for Week Commencing 2nd June 2019
Introit ‘Spirit of the Living God’ SoF 511
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 Alan Beesley who is leading our worship this morning.
Please stay for refreshments afterwards in the Garling Room.
Recording Ministry – if you would like a DVD of our service today please speak to one of the stewards to obtain a copy.
Prayer Requests – Please remember all those on our prayer list.
Please remember Frank and Maud Faircloth in your prayers following the sudden death of Frank’s daughter Jean.
Please pray for our Ministers Rev Paul Howes, Rev Ken Chalmers and especially Rev Alan Jenkins who is now in remission.
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)
Action for Children – Step out for Children sponsored Walk on Saturday 8th June starting at 10am. A 3-4 mile circular walk starting from Somerville, The Folley, Layer do la Haye. Please see the poster on the notice board for contact details.
DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS
2:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club
9:30 – 11:30am – Spanish Class using the Garling Room
9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer
10.00 to 11.30am – Time for Tots
10:00am – 12noon – Ukulele Group using the Church
Next Sunday 9th June
Holy Communion led by Rev Ken Chalmers
Older Persons Information Fair on Friday 14th June from 10am to 1pm at Firstsite, Colchester. Free advice on pensions, health services, benefits and more. Please see the poster for more details.
Gathering for Contemporary Worship led by the Colchester Methodist Circuit here at Lexden on June 23rd at 6:30pm.
Family Fun Day organised by the Stanway Churches on Saturday 29th June from 11am to 4pm on Silverwitch Green – opposite the front entrance to Stanway Primary School. Activities include football training, bouncy castles, face painting, dog shows and live music.
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.