NOTICES FOR SUNDAY 1 DECEMBER 2013 – ADVENT SUNDAY

posted 4 Dec 2013, 01:59 by Richard Jones

SERVICES

Today

10.30 am Parish Communion

Rev’d Canon John Hartley

 

If you have young children we have a Children's Corner where there are bags of quiet toys which can also be used in your pew during the service.

 

4.00 pm Service of Light

Rev’d Roland Nicholson

 

Tuesday 3 December

9.30 am Holy Communion

 

Sunday 8 December

Second Sunday of Advent

 

10.30 am Parish Communion

Amma Sue

 

6.30 pm Evensong and Sermon

Pam Daunton

 

 

 

 

PRAYERS FOR THE SICK

Mike Fields, Edna Houghton, James Kinder, Giles Tipton, Michelle Wouldsworth, Fr Roland, Barbara Jones.

 

 

THIS WEEK

Monday 2 December

Benefice Office Hour 6.00 - 7.00 pm at the Vicarage, Mellor, for discussion of arrangements for Baptisms, Weddings, or any other spiritual matter.

‘A Fruitful Life’ Study group for Advent meets at the Vicarage at 2.00 – 4.00 pm or 7.30 – 9.30 pm - see details below.

Tuesday 3 December

Coffee Morning 10.00 – 11.30 am.

 

 

Wednesday 4 December

Choir Practice 6.30 – 7.30 pm.

Sunday 8 December OCMM Open House afternoon 2.00 pm to 6.00 pm.  Amma Sue and Sister Judith cordially invite you to their next Open House, followed by Evensong at 6.30 pm.  Please feel free to pop in and come and go as you please. All Welcome!

NEWS

Mellor Recipe Book Following the success of the Mellor Recipe Book when all 100 copies sold like 'hot cakes', another 50 have been printed and are available  from members of the Social & Fundraising Committee; Debbie, Jean, Rita and Sonia.

 

 

 Visit Mellor Parish Church on Facebook!  We’ve recently created a Facebook page for sharing church news and spreading the word.  Please log-in or sign-up to Facebook and search for Mellor Parish Church, or use Google and search using the term ‘Mellor Parish Church Facebook’.  When you’ve found it, don’t forget to  the page to help spread the word.

 

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

"A FRUITFUL LIFE" - A four session study group for Advent at the Vicarage on Mondays - 2 December, 9 December and 16 December.  There will be two groups; an afternoon group 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm, and an evening group from 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm. So if you can't make the afternoon then come in the evening, and if you can't make the evening, come in the afternoon! All welcome!

 

Tuesday 10 December Mothers’ Union Christmas Party and Meal in the school at 7.30 pm.  Tickets, costing £7, are available from Christine Redwood, 17 Church Lane, or Margaret Ashton.

If you wish to contribute anything to the notices please send an email to Chris Davis at chrisdavis256@gmail.com.

Please remember that there is a HEARING LOOP in Church and hearing aids have to be adjusted to the 'T' position to use it.


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