Notices 10 November 2019

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 10th November 2019
Remembrance Sunday

Introit ‘God of Almighty Love’ H&P 793 v1

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 Anne Worker 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

Prayer Requests – Our dear friend May Walters passed away on 23rd October. Her funeral will be at the Crematorium on Thursday 14th November at 11am. Please keep her family in your prayers.

Please pray for our Circuit Ministers Rev Joe Adams, Rev Ken Chalmers and Rev Alan Jenkins.

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

Samaritan’s Purse Christmas Child. Thank you to everyone who has contributed, If you still have money or boxes please see Avril.

Communion Steward – from the start of next year we will need someone else to help hand out the bread and wine at our monthly Communion services. Please see Christine or Chrissie if you are able to volunteer. Thank you

Don’t forget the Quiz Night in aid of Tearfund will be here this Saturday at 7pm. Please add your name to the list on the noticeboard and bring your friends as well.

Organ Music – we are truly blessed in our church because we have two excellent organists. However to test our digital music box we are going to have this playing during our service next week.

Envelope Scheme – please see Janet Bloxam if you would like gift envelopes to make your weekly offering. This is really important if you are a tax payer.

DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS

Tuesday 12th
1:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club – Fish and Chip Lunch
1:40pm – Walkers meeting at the Coffee Shop, Highwoods

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
11:00am – Funeral of May Walters at the Crematorium

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

Next Sunday 17th November
11:00am – Holy Communion led by Rev Joe Adams
Refreshments afterwards

Other Events

Quiz Night in aid of Tearfund here at Lexden on Saturday 16th November starting at 7pm. Come as a team of 4 or join a team after you arrive. Please add your name to the sign-up sheet on the notice board.

Men’s Breakfast at The Well, Mile End on Saturday 23rd November at 9am. Guest speaker will be Rev Ken Chalmers.

Contemporary Worship at The Ark on Sunday 24th November starting at 6:30pm.

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 you can call Rev Joe Adams on 331413 or Rev Alan Jenkins on 793888 or Rev Ken Chalmers on 545253.