NOTICES FOR SUNDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2014 – ADVENT SUNDAY

posted 30 Nov 2014, 09:05 by Richard Jones

SERVICES

Today

10.30 am Parish Communion

Rev’d Dr John Darch

 

During administration of Holy Communion the Congregation is invited to join the Choir in the singing of the hymn shown in black on the board.

 

4.00 pm Advent Service

‘Taking the Light of Christ home’

Amma Sue

 

Tuesday 2 December

9.30 am Holy Communion

 

Sunday 7 December

Second Sunday of Advent

 

10.30 am Parish Communion

Rev’d Gary Hunt

 

6.30 pm Evensong and Sermon

Amma Sue

 

 

 

 

PRAYERS FOR THE SICK

Mike Fields, Giles Tipton, Eileen Ridley, Irene Holt, Roly Peagram,

Ann Macey, Bev Bolton, Peter Ledger

 

 

THIS WEEK

Monday 1 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.

Tuesday 2 December

Coffee Morning 10.00 – 11.30 am.

Wednesday 3 December Advent Study Group: 'Getting to Grips with Mark's Gospel.' Also on Tuesday 9 December, Tuesday 16 December, 7.00 pm -9.00 pm at Mellor Church.

 

 

Wednesday 3 December

Choir Practice 7.00 – 8.00 pm

Saturday 6 December St. Leonard’s Balderstone Christmas Fair

at 2pm in school. Entrance tickets:  Adults £1, Children 50p. 

Santa’s Grotto-Stalls-Games-Raffles-Refreshments.  Please come and enjoy a pleasant afternoon.

 

NEWS

Blackburn Foodbank Christmas Appeal The Foodbank currently has a very large quantity of pasta, tea, soup and beans BUT is extremely short of pasta sauce, tins of meat and fish, sugar, long life milk and fruit juice, sponge puddings and tinned custard.  Treats for Christmas would be much appreciated; also, they urgently need carrier bags.  Details are at the collection point in the entrance.

 

 

Silent Night Carols To commemorate the WW1 “Christmas Truce” of December 1914, a free carol service will be held at Preston North End FC ground, Deepdale, from 7.00 to 8.00pm on Monday 8 December.   Details on the notice board.

 

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

Tuesday 9 December Mothers’ Union Christmas Party

 

 

Sunday 21 December at 6.00 pm. Christmas Carol Service – Nine Lessons and Carols.

 

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


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