Notice Sheet – 1st October


Today’s Services

8.00am Holy Communion          Revd Sandie Osborne                  

9.30am Parish Communion   Revd Emma Racklyeft 

6.00pm Healing Service     Revd Sandie Osborne

Today’s Readings

Old Testament – Deuteronomy 8: 7-18

Psalm 65

New Testament 2 Corinthians 9: 6-end

Gospel Luke 12: 13-31


Vicar’s day off this week:  Saturday

The PCC is delighted to announce the appointment of Claire Holland as our new Parish Administrator.  Claire will be starting work tomorrow!  The office opening hours will now be Monday-Friday 9-11.30am.

Through the month of October we will be recording church attendance for the Diocesan Annual Return.  Please make sure you sign in each week!

Saturday 7th October 7.30 for 8pm – Harvest Hoe Down. Dance evening and light supper with Squinty Mc Ginty. Licensed bar.
All Saints Church Hall, Hambledon Rd, Denmead, PO7 6NN. Tickets from Phil Barham-02392 266 895, or Patrick Binks-02392 266 912 DTA Members £13, non members £14.

Wednesday 11th October at 7.30pm. Men’s Group Bible Focus – The Lord’s Prayer 3 – A life made whole. 12:22-31, Matthew 18:21-35.  All men welcome – 4 St Georges Terrace, Southwick Road.

Bettina Scott, a past branch leader of Denmead Mothers Union, has died aged 94.Her funeral will take place at St James Church, Clanfield on Friday 13th October at 12.30pm.For more details contact Julia Parsons or Pauline Wale. 

Ted Dixon, who used to regularly attend with his wife Elsie, has sadly died.  His funeral will be Tuesday 24th October at Portchester Crematorium at 11.15am.       

Saturday 21st October 9am-5pm   Sheila Gould is holding an Open Day for Save the Children at Knightswood, Closewood Road, Denmead.  All Welcome!

Saturday 28th October- Traidcraft Open House from 10am onwards at 137 Anmore Rd, Denmead. More details will follow nearer the time but please put this date in your diary .

RM Band Concert on 22nd November—the concert is sold out but there are still a few places left at Barnard’s for a pre-concert meal of 2 courses at £15.  Please tel: 023 9225 7788 to book a table.

HELP  NEEDED FOR COFFEE & CHAT MORNINGS in the Heath Room on Tuesdays and Thursdays. order to keep these very sociable and rewarding mornings going, we need more volunteers to join the rota – usually best in pairs. you can help please contact Brenda or Trevor Wright on 023 9223 3248. you.

Next week’s services

Thursday   11.00am  Holy Communion

Sunday 8.00am  Holy Communion with coffee

9.30am Family Praise

6.00pm Evensong

Next week’s readings

8.00am Philippians 3: 4-14

Matthew 21: 33-end