Diary October- December 2017
Notices- Sunday 14 January 2018
Prayer List: For the ill and distressed – As you will see the list has been reduced dramatically. If you have anyone that needs to be added please let Tony know as soon as possible.
Crib – You will notice that the main crib is still in place – As we celebrated Epiphany last Sunday, with the arrival of the ‘three kings’ the crib should stay in place until Candlemas.
Childrens Society Boxes-Tony will shortly be preparing the return for 2017 so if you have any boxes that could do with emptying please pass them to him over the next few weeks.
Wednesday Group-As Margaret has undergone knee surgery there will be no Wednesday Group until after the Christmas period. For further details please contact Margaret Tabone. (email@example.com)
Other dates for your diaries
Sunday 28 January, 4pm-Christingle for Candlemass-Everyone welcome. Please see Tara for more information
Wednesday February 14 - Healing Service 7:00pm
We will soon be entering the period of Lent and shortly thereafter we go into our Easter period. Important dates:-
February 14 – Ash Wednesday – Service at 09:30
February 18 – First Sunday of Lent – 09:30 and 11:15
March 11 – Mothering Sunday – 09:30 and 11:15
March 25 – Palm Sunday – 09:30 and 11:15
March 29 – Maundy Thursday – 7:30pm
March 30 – Good Friday – Church Open – 12:00-15:00
Stations of the Cross 2:15pm
April 1 – Easter Sunday – Joint Service 10:30
Sunday February 25 – 10:45 – Annual Parochial Church Meeting – Your chance to vote on/off members of the PCC and other positions on the Council and have your say on how the Church is being run.
Saturday 24 February- 10:00 to 3:00pm - Blunham Giant Book Sale
Come to our Browse and Buy Second Hand Giant Book Sale at Blunham Parish Church, (St Edmunds or St James, Park Lane. Beds MK44 3NQ)
Selection of second hand/nearly new books, Homemade cakes, teas and coffees, homemade soup and a raffle. All proceeds to Blunham Church Fabric Fund
Readings for 21 January-Genesis 14.17-20, Psalm 128, Revelations 19.6-10, John 2.1-11
Prayer List: For the ill and distressed: Dawn, Esme, Lilly, Sarah, William.
For the church: The Anglican Church of Australia The Most Revd Philip Leslie Freier Archbishop of Melbourne & Primate of Australia
We ask for the Holy Spirit's guidance for the Diocese of
Aberdeen and Orkney, for the clergy who have threatened to resign
on the appointment of Canon Anne Dyer as the bishop. We ask for
support for Canon Dyer and any women clergy in this diocese.
For the world: We give thanks for a small movement towards talks between North and South Korea and pray that this may encourage other
governments to reach out in meaningful talks with opponents.
Community: We give thanks for efforts to improve our railway system and
pray that those who go on strike and the rail authorities may listen and talk sensibly to one another.
Diary Dates for 14 Jan-21 Jan
Sunday 14 January – Second Sunday of Epiphany
18th 10:30am Butterfly Ladies
20th 9:00am Cleaning of the Church
Anything for the Notices ? – Please contact Tony Hopwood (01480 382834 – firstname.lastname@example.org)
Eynesbury War Memorial Project
Deb Depledge is researching all the names on the two war memorials. Do you know any of the names listed, is one of them your relative?
If so she would like to hear from you.
She is creating a memorial book in honour of the men and women named on the two memorials, which will be on view in the church.
Please contact Debora Depledge
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