Notice Sheet – 7th January

Epiphany

Today’s Services

8.00am Holy Communion   –   Revd Canon John Byrne

9.30am Parish Communion  –  Revd Emma Racklyeft

6.00pm Healing Service   –  Peter Mitchell

Today’s Readings

8.00am Genesis 1: 1-5 Acts 19: 1-7

9.30am Genesis 1: 1-5 Acts 19: 1-7

Psalm 29 Mark 1: 4-11

GENERAL NOTICES

Vicar’s day off this week: Saturday

Wishing you all a very happy and peaceful New Year from Revd Emma, Chris, Jacob and Bethan.  We have really loved our first year here in Denmead, getting to know you all.  Thank you for such a warm welcome. We are looking forward to finding out what God has in store for us all in 2018.

Sandie and Geoff would like to thank you for all your cards and good wishes.  We wish you all a very Happy New  Year.

Men’s Group   We will be meeting on Wednesday 10th January at 7.30pm at Fairview, School Lane, To look at Matthew 13: 44-52 from Bible Focus, Parables 1: Discovery of a lifetime. Please see John Byrne if you are able to attend.

On Monday 15th January we will be hosting our next Baptism Preparation evening at 7.30pm.  Please pray for these young families as they attend and consider the best step for their child/children. 

For all Mothers’ Union members: we have been invited to an Epiphany Party in St George’s Church Hall, Waterlooville, on Thursday 18th January 2018 at 2.15pm. If you would like to go please contact Julia Parsons on 02392 255 472.

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. To ask us or to sound us out have a word with John Byrne (9225 3621) or Mike Barge (9226 8565). We’d be happy to hear from you.

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.

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

On 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 really looking forward to having them with us.

Next week’s services

Thursday   11.00am  Holy Communion

Sunday 8.00am  Holy Communion

9.30am Family Praise no Baptism this month

6.00pm Evensong

Next week’s readings

8.00am Revelation 5: 1-10 and John 1:43-end

9.30am Family Praise Team