Notice Sheet – 25th March

Palm Sunday

Today’s Services

8.00am Holy Communion          – Revd David Lindsay

9.30am All Age Communion   Revd Emma Racklyeft

6.00pm Evensong – Revd Sandie Osborne

Today’s Readings

8.00am Philippians 2: 5-11 Mark  8: 34-37

9.30am Mark  8: 34-37


Vicar’s day off this week: Saturday 31st March

TRAIDCRAFT – is on sale this Sunday, after both services. Last chance to buy your Easter Eggs!!

This week is Holy Week.

Monday – Thursday there will be a Holy Communion service at 7.30pm at All Saints – on Thursday this service will include foot washing. Please join us as we continue to reflect using the final chapter from Paula Gooder’s, ‘Let Me Go There’.

On Maundy Thursday there is also opportunity to join with others from across the Diocese for a Chrism Service at Portsmouth Cathedral at 11am.This service is followed by a simple lunch of bread and soup served in the Cathedral rooms.Everyone is very welcome.If you would like a lift to and from this service please let Revd Emma or Revd Sandie know.

Then on Good Friday we will be joining with our friends from the Baptist church and Catholic congregation for a Walk of Witness around our village.We will begin by gathering at Cornerstone Baptist Church at 10am for a 10.30 start.We will then take a short route through the village stopping to pray as we go.We will finish at All Saints, ready for the Lent Lunch which begins at 12 noon.In the afternoon between 2-3pm there will be opportunity to sit and reflect quietly at All Saints.

Easter Sunday

We will be joining with our friends from the Baptist church and Catholic congregation for a Dawn Service at 6.15am on the Village Green.After this everyone is welcome to All Saints for a bacon butty/pastry breakfast. Easter Services will then take place at 8am and 9.30am.Please join with us as we celebrate that Christ is risen – Alleluia!

Easter Lilies at All Saints  This week is the last chance to make a donation in memory of loved ones, towards the lilies.  Pease give donations to Samantha Davidson or to Claire Holland at the church office.

Help needed  We’re looking for 1 or 2 volunteers to help make drinks at our weekly Toddler Group  on a Friday morning starting from the 20th April.  If you can help please speak to Revd Emma.

Revision of Electoral Roll   The PCC are currently reviewing the Electoral Roll. It is displayed in the porch—please check your details and let Angela Herring know of any changes. If you would like to enrol please pick up an application form from the Church Office and  return to Angela Herring.


Bereavement Group  Will not be meeting this month.

Christian Aid week this year is May 13th – 19th. Last year we delivered envelopes to almost every house in Denmead and invited people to bring their envelopes or donations to a free coffee morning on the Saturday. We are following the same format this year, as it was so successful. If you delivered envelopes and flyers last year we are hoping you will be able to again this year. If you cannot please call Angela Herring on 023 9226 3215 or 07890 995  327

Next week’s services


6.15am Dawn service on The Green

8.00am  Holy Communion

9.30am Parish Communion


Next week’s readings

8.00am 1 Corinthians 15: 1-11

9.30am Acts 10: 34-43 and John 20: 1-18