LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH
Notices for Week Commencing 8th March 2020
Second Sunday in Lent
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 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 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)
During Lent we are encouraging everyone to give up something for Lent. Why not give up a tin or a packet of soup every Sunday throughout Lent in support of the Colchester Soup Kitchen. There is a box in the entrance vestibule for your donations.
Annual Church Meeting is on Thursday 12th March at 2:30pm. This is an open meeting so everyone is welcome to attend.
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
2:30pm – Annual Church Meeting
10:00am – 12noon – Ukulele Group using the Church
Next Sunday 15th March
Third Sunday in Lent
11:00am – Worship led by Brian Clow
Circuit Study Day at The Ark was postponed – further details to follow.
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 you can call Rev Joe Adams on 331413 or Rev Alan Jenkins on 793888 or Rev Ken Chalmers on 545253.