2nd November 2014 - Fourth Sunday before Advent
9.30am Sung Eucharist CW
Celebrant and Preacher: The Vicar
Readings: 1 John 3: 1-3
Matthew 5: 1-12
Everyone is welcome to join us for coffee in the Mews following the service.
6.30pm Evensong BCP
Officiant and Preacher: Dr John Stopford
Readings: Isaiah 65: 17-end
Hebrews 11: 32-12: 2
9th November - Remembrance Sunday
8.00am Holy Communion BCPDownload Bulletin
9.30am Morning Prayer CW
6.30pm Choral Evensong for All Souls
16th November 1.00pm
In The Mews.
The Social Committee are organising a lunch of
Roast Beef or Roast Turkey with peas, carrots and roast potatoes
followed by fruit crumble with custard or cream. A glass of wine or fruit juice is included in the
ticket price of £12 per adult and £6 per child under 16.
This is the day after Teresa is commissioned as Children’s
Worker so we will all be able to celebrate together.
There will be a prize for the lucky ticket number. Please sign the list at the back of church or speak to Carole Sweet or any member of the Social Committee.
Goods for the Foodbank can be left in the basket at the back of church each week.
The next Gentlemen’s Breakfast will be on Wednesday 19th November 8.30am at The Red Lion, Little Budworth.
To help with catering please sign the list at the back of the churches or speak to Alan Newton or John Stopford
All Souls Service
6.30pm Sunday 9th November - an opportunity
to remember before God our loved ones who have died: to
thank God for all that they meant - and still mean - to us - to
commend them to God’s sustaining love, and to affirm our
faith in God who supports us and gives us courage and strength
throughout our lives.
During the service, the names of the departed will be read out – those who have died during this last year, as well as those who you would like remembered from years gone by. Please sign the list at the back of church with names of those you wish to be included.
You will be invited to light candles in their memory.
This year as well as our usual
Remembrance Sunday worship on the 9th November we will be
holding a short act of remembrance on
Tuesday 11th November at the War Memorials.
St Peter’s 10.15am
Winsford Salt Mine 11am
St Mary’s 11.45am
Do join us to remember on this special anniversary.
War Time Memorabilia
The Church Flower Group also invite you to display any items of memorabilia relating to the war in some of the window sills. These can be brought and placed in the windows on Friday 7th November between 10am and 12 noon when they will be decorating church.
For further information please speak to Pam Davies or Martin Allen.
St Mary’s Floodlighting
During the months of October to April the church is floodlit from dusk to 10:30pm.
If you would like to sponsor a week during this time for a special event please contact one of the wardens or sign the list at the back of church
Guide amount is £25 per week.
Deanery Day at Chester Cathedral
Saturday 8th November 2014
The day starts at 10am and finishes with Evensong, at 4.15pm.
Cost £15 per person to include lunch, afternoon tea and a cathedral tour (which will include the roof top viewing decks!!)
For more details of the programme and the seminars available please see the poster in church, the Mews or St Mary’s website.
Please sign the list at the back of church to book your place.
We welcome new names of those who are ill to be added to our weekly list for prayer. This is intended for a short to medium term prayer list.
After two months names will be
transferred to the vicars long term
prayer list. You can of course request that the name goes back on the list for a further period.
Regular updates would be appreciated about the condition of those who are sick.
Please let the vicar or Linda Dutton know.
St Mary's Singers meets three times each year to perform special concerts and services. The nucleus of the group is the church choir, to which are added singers from around the area who are keen to take part but cannot make a regular, weekly commitment. All are welcome to participate. Please contact our Organist & Choirmaster Andrew Millinchip firstname.lastname@example.org
Our involvement with Whitegate Primary School has enabled us to build relationships with the young people and provide a safe environment within which they can meet and continue the friendships forged at Primary School when they move onto High School.