Notices 17 November 2019

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 17th November 2019

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

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 Rev Joe Adams who is leading our worship with Holy Communion this morning.

We are trialling our Hymnal Plus digital music box this morning. Please bear with us if there are any technical issues.

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 – Please remember all those on our prayer list.

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

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 19th
2:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club

Wednesday 20th
9:30 – 11:30am – Spanish Class using the Garling Room

Thursday 21st
9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer
10.00 to 11.30am – Time for Tots

Friday 22nd
10:00am – 12noon – Ukulele Group using the Church

Next Sunday 24th November
11:00am – Worship led by Jonathan Sparkes
Refreshments afterwards

Other Events

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.

Christmas Tree Festival at Lion Walk Church, Colchester. Trees will be available to view from Saturday 7th December to 14th December from 10am to 4pm each day. Our Friendly Tea Club will be decorating one of the trees this year so do please go along if you are able – free admission.

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.