Notice Sheet – 21st January

3rd Sunday of Epiphany

Today’s Services

8.00am Holy Communion     –     Revd Sandie Osborne

9.30am Parish Communion   –  Revd Emma Racklyeft & Revd Sandie Osborne

6.00pm Informal Service  –  Revd Emma Racklyeft

Today’s Readings

8.00am John 2: 1-11 Revelation 19: 6-10

9.30am Genesis 14: 17-20 Psalm 128

Revelation 19: 6-10 John 2: 1-11

GENERAL NOTICES

Vicar’s day off this week: Saturday 27th January

Bereavement Group  meeting on Wednesday 24th January  in the Church Hall, from 2.00pm to 4.00pm. We will have musical  entertainment together with our usual Quizzes and Dingbats. Please join us for friendship, tea and cakes. For more information contact Bernard Parsons on 9225 5472.

Save the Children Jumble Sale  – Saturday 27th January at 10.00am in the Church Hall. Please bring Jumble (no electrical or very big items)  by 9.00am or phone Sheila Gould on 02392 263 788 for collection.

Wedding Preparation Day – Next Sunday 28th January we will be welcoming all the couples due to be married this year at All Saints for a Wedding Preparation Day.  Many will be attending this church for the first time so please look out for new faces and chat with them at coffee time.  We are looking forward to having them with us.

Evensong 28th January  There will no Evensong this day.

Men’s Group Bowling  – Wednesday 31 January at 7.30pm.at Gunwharf Quays on 31 January—all men are very welcome.Cost:  £11 for 2 games.If you would like to come please sign the list at the back of church or email Mike Barge at denmeadbarges@aol.com

Lent 2018

This year at All Saints, in partnership with CTD (Churches Together in Denmead), we will be reading a Lent book ‘Let Me Go There’ written by Paula.

This book explores themes related to Lent and asks,does it mean to follow Jesus in our everyday, ordinary lives?

Copies are available to buy at the back of church for £5 each. Please take one and leave  your money in the envelope provided in the wall safe.

If you would like to join a study group there is a list at the back of church with details of when each group is meeting and who the leader is.  Please sign up for one group (incl. phone number) and the leader will be in touch with you before the first session.  Groups are limited so sign up early to avoid disappointment.

Confirmation Preparation  Any adults or young people (11 years or over) who would be interested in being Confirmed, please speak to Revd Sandie as we will be starting the Confirmation Preparation Course soon.

New Year offer of help.  Some of the Men’s Group are willing to help with practical tasks that members of the church or their neighbours may have around the house or garden.  If this might interest you speak to John Byrne (9225 3621) or Mike Barge (9226 8565) we’d be happy to hear from you.

Lost Property  Golf Club found in Church Office.  Contact Claire Holland (02392 268 757) if you think it may be yours.

Next week’s services

Sunday 8.00am  Holy Communion

9.30am All Age Communion

11.00am-4.00pm Wedding Preparation Day

Next week’s readings

8.00am Hebrews 2: 14-end Luke 2: 22-40