Notices 1 May 2022

LEXDEN METHODIST CHURCH

Notices for Week Commencing 1st May 2022

“I’m going out to fish”, Simon Peter told them. John 21 v 3

We offer you a very warm welcome especially if you are a visitor and to those who will be watching during the week on the DVD and to Sally Crafer who is leading our worship this morning.

PRAYER

Prayer Requests – Please keep Laurie and 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.

NOTICES

The funeral service for Lidia Berris will be at Lexden Methodist Church at 10am on Wednesday 11th May followed by a burial at Wrabness.

The Farewell Service for Rev Alan Jenkins and Rev Ken Chalmers will be held at Castle Methodist Church on Sunday 17th July at 6:30pm. Refreshments will be served from 5pm. The service will be available online for those unable to attend.

The Welcome Service for Rev Chris Preece will also be held at Castle on Thursday 1st September at 7:30pm with refreshments served after the service. Please note there will be no car parking available for either of these services except for those with disabilities,

Friendly Tea Club fish and chip lunch this week starting at 1pm.

Starting in June we will be holding just two services a month on the first and third Sunday with the possibility of an Own Arrangement whenever there is a fifth Sunday. Midweek prayer time will continue weekly.

Midweek Prayer Time – every Thursday from 9:30am. A short service of prayer and reflection. Everyone welcome.

Sunday Services on DVD – If you, or anyone you know, would like a copy of our Sunday morning service on DVD please speak with Geoff or one of the stewards.

DIARY OF SERVICES AND EVENTS

Tuesday 3rd May
1-3pm – Friendly Tea Club Fish and Chip Lunch

Thursday 5th May
9:30am – Midweek Prayer Time

Next Sunday 8th May
10:30am – Easter Offering Service

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If you need prayer or help in any way please contact your pastoral visitor or you can call Alan Beesley on 766604. Please do not call Rev Joe Adams while he is on sabbatical.