Notice Sheet – 6th August 2017

GENERAL NOTICES

Thank You.  Please join with us at 9.30am on Sunday 6th August as we say a huge thank you to John and Vi Day and Trevor and Brenda Wright for all their years of service here at All Saints.

PLEASE save the inner cardboard from kitchen rolls, for DABS. Also Newspapers and 2litre fizzy drink bottles – leave in the marked box in the flower room. Thanks

SUMMER SERVICES.   During the school holidays (Sun 30th July– Sun 27th August) there will be no Sunday School or Youth Explorers.  Our 9.30am service will be a Parish Communion each week, except for Sunday 20th August when we will meet at 10am for our DABS celebration.  Our 8am Holy Communion service will continue as normal.

Everyone is very welcome to our Wedding Blessing on Saturday 12th August at 11.30am here at All Saints.  We will be saying thank you to God for 10 years (and a day) of marriage.  Kev and Bev Pettet.

Children Society. Box Opening Sat 12th Aug in the church hall  10 to 12noon with refreshments.   

Praying the PSALMS.  If you would like to follow our talks from our sermon series at our 9.30am they are now available  to view on our website: www.allsaintsdenmead.org.uk.  Please click the link, on the right side.

THINK LINK Ghana On Sunday 3rd September at our 9.30am service we will be focussing on our partnership link with Ghana. The service will include a presentation, singing some Ghanaian worship, dancing(!) and communion.  All are very welcome. 

Help Needed – Denmead Junior School are looking for volunteers who can visit once or twice a week in term time to help listen to and support children with their reading.If you are able to help please chat/email Revd Emma vicar@allsaintsdenmead.org.uk  and she will put you in touch with the Headteacher, Mrs Viner.  Denmead Junior School would also like to develop a lunchtime club once a week to teach the children knitting, sewing and basic skills.Again, please have a chat/email Revd Emma if you feel able to help.              

After several years of dedicated service, our Office Administrator, Shirley Powell has decided to resign from her job and will stop working in our Office on Friday 11th.The PCC and Parish have benefitted greatly from Shirley’s support and hard work in this role in recent years and are very grateful for all that Shirley has contributed to the life of All Saints.At an appropriate time we will say thank you to Shirley for all that she has given.  The PCC has reviewed the various administrative tasks at All Saints, across the Parish and including the church hall booking role.The PCC has decided to look for a new role of Church Administrator.  Please see advert below:

Church Administrator – All Saints, Denmead. 16 hours per week.£7,488 gross per annum, equivalent to £9 an hour.

All Saints, Denmead is looking for a gifted and experienced administrator to come and join with us on a part-time, flexible basis to support our ministry and mission, based in our Parish office. The purpose of the role is to manage the day-to-day administrative operations of the church and church hall in close co-operation with the Vicar and Officers of the church.

As a faith-based organisation and place of Christian worship, our beliefs are foundational to everything we do. The successful candidate will be expected to share these beliefs, to participate in the spiritual life of the church and work actively to support our ministry and vision.  The successful candidate must have:

  1. Experience of working in a similar administrative role/undertaking a broad range of administrative tasks
  2. Experience of working in a busy office environment or similar
  3. Excellent telephone, face to face and written communication skills
  4. An ability to maintain effective working relationships with clergy, volunteers, schools and general public
  5. Computer literate with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) and use of email
  6. An appreciation of the need for sensitivity and confidentiality

To find out more and see a full job description please contact Mr Steve Venn (Churchwarden) at: steve.venn@gmail.com

Application Form also available from Steve Venn.

Closing date for applications: Friday 1st2017. Interviews by arrangement early/mid-September.

Next week’s services   

Thursday   11.00am Holy Communion

Sunday 8.00am  Holy Communion

9.30am Parish Communion

6.00pm Informal Service

Next week’s readings

8am:       Romans 10: 5-15           Matthew 14: 22-23

9.30am:   Psalm 130        Matthew 14:22-23