27th SEPTEMBER 2020 SERVICES in our CHURCH BUILDING
9.30 a.m. Harvest All Age Worship in Church
11.15 a.m. Harvest Service of Morning Prayer in Church
AND EACH THURSDAY
at 10.30 a.m.
Mid-week BCP Holy Communion
COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS WILL BE IN PLACE
10.00 a.m. Online Worship for Harvest Thanksgiving
OUR SUNDAY SERVICES can also be found on the
CHURCH FACEBOOK SITE
Or on YOUTUBE
Our Online Services are continuing at the present time, as many of our congregation do not feel able to meet together with others during this pandemic.
Thought for Thursday – Each Thursday at 10.30am on the church Facebook site https://www.facebook.com/stmaryschurchrushden/
Bumps & Babes: are on Facebook on Monday mornings at 10.00am.
If you want to know more about the Christian faith and the hope we have in Jesus, please ring Steve (01933 312554) or Phil (01933 356906)
who would be happy to talk with you.
OCTOBER GRAPEVINE: The deadline for contributions for the October edition of grapevine is already upon us – it is Sunday 13 September!! Please send all notices, articles, photos, etc to Jude at email@example.com
HARVEST THANKSGIVING: We will be celebrating our Harvest Thanksgiving on 27th September in our church building and online. Please bring harvest contributions of tins and packets for the FoodBank (ENCS) to church and our gifts and offerings from that day will go to Tearfund. If you are still worshiping online rather than in our church building, you may send your donation with someone else or send a cheque made payable to “Rushden St Mary’s Church” to Robert Bates, 16 Keats Way, Higham Ferrers, NN10 8DQ marked “Tearfund”.
BIRTHDAY CONGRATULATIONS to Barbara Annis on her 70th birthday on 28th September!
CHILDRENS SOCIETY AUTUMN QUIZ: “Boys will be Boys”
This is now available (price £1) from: Joy Holloway on 318415, Pam Bailey on 313195 and Committee Members. There are three prizes of £10 each to be won. Closing date 31 December 2020
GIFTS AND OFFERINGS: If you have any questions about your giving, you are welcome to contact our Treasurer, Robert Bates to discuss options with him (telephone: 01933 358005 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org). There are options for paying remotely (by direct debit, standing order, through the Parish Giving Scheme).
For the recently bereaved family and friends of: Marjorie Brown.
For those who are Ill: Jennie Bone, Mick Wadsworth, Glenis Burton, Martin Tanner, Peter Chamberlain, Iris Gilbert, Baby Alice (Rita Nutter’s great-granddaughter), Alan Palmer, Avril Bird, Mark Butcher, Mel Britchford, John Tye, the Whiteman Family and Ruby Willmer.
For our congregations, our communities, the local mission of ENCS (The Food Bank and Recovery House)
Pray for our mission partners – James Hawksworth (Church Army); Tearfund; Brian and Val Hodgkin (Wycliffe Bible Translators); Derek and Jane Waller (CMS – now back in the UK from Madagascar); The Church Pastoral Aid Society; and Langham Partnership UK & Ireland.
CLICK HERE FOR OUR CHILD PROTECTION POLICY
Child Protection Policy sign for website