Weekly Newsletter

Photo: Kingsly Chellan

 

 Sunday 22 April 2018 (Easter 4)

 

“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.”  (Jim Elliot)

 

TODAY’S SERVICES

8am Holy Trinity – Holy Communion with Revd. Mike Bisset

9.30am St. Margaret’s – Family Communion with Revd. Mike Bisset

11am Holy Trinity – Parish Communion with Revd. Mike Bisset 

11.30am St. Margaret’s – Baptism with Revd. Derrick Carr and Revd. Elaine Carr

5pm G3 in The Sanctuary

 

 

TODAY’S BIBLE READINGS

Old Testament:  

New Testament: Acts 4:5-12, 1 John 3:16-24 

Gospel: John 10:11-18

 

COLLECT FOR TODAY

Almighty God, whose Son Jesus Christ is the resurrection and the life: raise us, who trust in him, from the death of sin to the life of righteousness, that we may seek those things which are above, where he reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen

 

 NOTICES… NEWS… EVENTS…

Home Groups:    There have been some changes in our Home Groups over the past few weeks, so if you are not a member of one, there has never been a better time to join.  There are leaflets at the back of the Church listing the groups and giving brief information about them.  Contact Revd. Mike if you need guidance in choosing.

Parish Newsletter Deliverers:  Zoe would be grateful for a deliverer to do one side of Knottocks Drive, Knotty Green.  She would be happy to do the first delivery together.  Her number is 07940 505245.

Christian Book Club meets again on Monday 14 May (after the Easter holidays).  Our book for discussion will be “Deep and Wide” by Andy Stanley.  The group normally meets on the 2nd Monday of the month at the Vicarage at 7.30pm. Contact Zoe on 671961.

Lighthouse (30 July – 3 August):  If anyone would be prepared to help at Lighthouse this year, please let Eve Nelson know (812836) and she can let you know where help is needed.  Lighthouse craft lists are available.

Tygre Club Advance Notice:  Please note that there will be no Tygre Club on 27 May (Trinity Sunday – Joint Service at Holy Trinity) and it will finish on 22 July for the Summer Holidays.

Village Care are looking to recruit more drivers.  If you might be interested contact Paul Breeze on 817328.  He will be able to give you information concerning the requirements and what might be expected of you.

Curzon School, Penn Street is hosting a free “Parenting Children Course” (By Alpha) for 5 weeks from next Tuesday 24 April (7.30-9pm).  You don’t need to attend every week.  Please contact Zoe on 07940 505245.

The beautiful funeral tributes that were left anonymously at both church porches on Good Friday were rearranged with church flowers by volunteers and much admired by the congregation over Easter.  We send you our very best wishes and thank you for your kind thought.

 

PLEASE PRAY FOR…

WE WELCOME

Theodore Charles Raimbach, his parents, godparents, family & friends on the occasion of his Baptism

 

Doreen Wood, on different treatment

Gill Winder, having treatment for bladder cancer

Please pray for Revd. Graham, as he recovers from his foot operation

Our sympathy and prayers are with the family and friends of Sonia Mayer, whose funeral was on Thursday 19 April.

 

 

THIS WEEK…..

Tuesday…            W.I. Bellringers at Holy Trinity from 2.15 – 3.15pm

 

Wednesday…    Beaconsfield & Denham Bellringers                               

 

 

BIBLE READINGS FOR THE WEEK

Day Old Testament New Testament
Monday Joshua 1:1-9 Ephesians 6:10-20
Tuesday Exodus 32:15-34 Luke 3:1-14
Wednesday Isaiah 62:6-10 Acts 12:25 – 13:13
Thursday Exodus 34:1-10, 27-35 Luke 4:1-13
Friday Exodus 35:20 – 36:7 Luke 4:14-30
Saturday Exodus 40:17-38 Luke 4:31-37

(Bible Study Notes about the readings can be obtained from Edwina – 812837)

 

NEXT WEEK – 29 April 2018 (Easter 5)

8am Holy Trinity – Holy Communion with Revd. Derrick Carr

9.30 St. Margaret’s – Family Communion with Revd. Derrick Carr (leading) and Revd. Mike Bisset (preaching)

11am Holy Trinity – Parish Communion with Revd. Mike Bisset (leading) and Mary Lee (preaching) 

 

(Readings for Sunday:) Acts 8:26-40, 1 John 4:7-21, John 15:1-8

 

FORTHCOMING EVENTS 

 

Sunday 27 May            Joint Benefice Service at Holy Trinity at 10.30am

Sunday 3 June             Pet Service at Holy Trinity at 3pm

Sunday 17 June           Penn & Tylers Green Fun Run

Sunday 1 July              Penn & Tylers Green Open Gardens

 

Past issues:

25 March 2018 Newsletter

1 April 2018 Newsletter

8 April 2018 Newsletter

15 April 2018 Newsletter