Notices 12 January 2020

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 12th January 2020
Covenant Service

Introit ‘Day by Day, Dear Lord’ H&P 671

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 David Moody who is leading our Covenant Service worship this morning in place of Rev Joe Adams who is unwell.

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

New Year Lunch – on Saturday 18th January 12pm for a 12:30 start. Please make sure you add your name to the list on the notice board today.

Thinking of the homeless in winter. We will be collecting for Beacon House throughout January. All donations of clothes, sleeping bags, food, hygiene products and money will be very welcome. Urgent Needs – Coffee, Tinned Tomatoes, Fruit Squash, Mayonnaise, Men’s Jeans & Joggers small, medium & large, Toothbrushes, Stretch Cotton Boxers all sizes, Men’s Hoodies small, medium & large. Thank you

We have heard that Stephen Suthernwood has been moved into a nursing home in Dovercourt. Please keep him in your prayers.

DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS

Tuesday 14th
2:00 – 4:00pm – Friendly Tea Club

Wednesday 15th
9:30 – 11:30am – Spanish Class using the Garling Room

Thursday 16th
9:30 – 9:50am – Morning Prayer
10.00 to 11.30am – Time for Tots

Friday 17th
10:00am – 12noon – Ukulele Group using the Church

Saturday 18th
12pm for a 12:30 start – New Year Lunch

Next Sunday 19th January
11:00am – Worship led by Rev Ken Chalmers
Refreshments afterwards

Future Event

Circuit Study Day at The Ark on Saturday 15th February. The theme will be the Gospel of John.

Notice From Circuit

The Circuit Stewards for Property and for Finance are currently in the process of organising the sale of buildings surplus to the needs of the Circuit. Should anyone receive a request for information about the sales or about the buildings themselves, please direct the enquirer to Edward Pentney on 01206 845659 or Geoff Wilcox on 01206 545083.

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.