Weekly Notices | 8 December 2019 – Advent Sunday

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Weekly Notices | 8 December 2019 – Advent Sunday

15 December
3rd Sunday of Advent


9.30am  All Age Service with Nativity
11.15am  Morning Prayer
6.00pm   Holy Communion

22 December
4th Sunday of Advent

9.30am  4th Sunday informal Service
11.15am  Holy Communion
6.00pm   Nine Lessons & Carols

Events this Week

Monday            10-11.30am          Bumps & Babes @ Church

Monday            6.30pm           Clued Up in the Church Hall

Wednesday       2.15pm           Ladies’ Group – Our favourite readings and carols

Wednesday        7 .30pm          Choir Practice

Thursday         10-12noon            T & C at St Mary’s

Thursday          10.30am           Holy Communion

Friday            8.00pm        Bellringing Practice


COFFEE AND CAROLS WITH THE CHOIR—SATURDAY 14 DECEMBER 10am  Stalls including home made cakes Coffee/Tea and Mince Pie £2

CHURCH OFFICE The Church Office will be open Tuesday to Thursday this week, 10am to 12. Notices for next week’s notice sheet, should be sent to the Church Office by 10am on Thursday, by placing in the letter box outside the office, phoning: 412235 or emailing: stmaryschurchoffice@btinternet.com.

THE SANCTUARY NIGHT SHELTER Volunteers are still needed in the Night Shelter. If you or anyone you know can give one regular evening or night a month, that would allow us to continue to help the most vulnerable in the community. Please contact Jo Burns on jo.burns@encs.org.uk or 01933 733001

CHRISTMAS CAROL SERVICE at RUSHDEN LAKES—WED 18 DEC—7.30pm  St Peter’s Parish Church, Rushden Lakes, AFC Rushden & Diamonds present a Christmas Carol Service with Rev Richard Coles and Paul Needles’s Jazz at Rushden Lakes Boardwalk (or Cineworld entrance in poor weather) All welcome!


Please pray:

For those who are Ill Baby Ben Thompson, Nancy Monaghan, Michael Nieder (Lesley’s father), Bruce Striblehill, Chris Hurst, Avril Bird, Dan Whiteman, Don Merrifield, Ruby Willmer, Margaret Ord, Michelle Smith, Liz Hodgson, Michael Marron, Hugo Lamberty, Bob Trusler, and Claire Pettit.

For the ministry of:  Our Pastoral Care Sub-Committee and Pastoral Care Team as they visit and pray for those in our church community.

For our Mission Partners: Chruch Pastoral Aid Society (CPAS):   This weekend sees the latest of CPAS’ School Ventures taking place for primary school children from Lichfield Diocese. Pray that the children who attend will leave understanding more about the Good News of Jesus.