Weekly Newsletter

St Paul’s & St Agatha’s Notices

Sunday, 18 June 2017


Bible readings for this morning are: Genesis Ch 18 1-15, Ch 21 1-7 p.12, Romans Ch 5 1-8 p.917, Matthew Ch 9 35 – Ch 10 23 p.790

Eucharistic Setting: Rutter

Hymns today at 10.00am are: Introit 778 (blue), Gradual 256 (blue), Offertory 398 (blue), Communion 731 (blue), Final 768 (blue)

Anthem: Jubilate – Mozart

A warm welcome to all of our visitors today, especially our Footsteps families. You are all most welcome to join us for a cup of tea or coffee in the Church Room after the 10am Eucharist. There are Happy Bags of soft toys and colouring at the back of the church, which you are most welcome to borrow if you wish.

Gluten Free Wafers are available for those who need them at Holy Communion – please let one of the sidespeople know if this applies to you. Also please speak to one of the sidespeople if you would like Holy Communion brought to you in your pew.

Bible Study – If you are interested in joining a Bible Study group rather than using material on your own, Shelagh Musk runs a Home Group on Monday evenings. Please call Shelagh on 01883 653150 to find out more.

There is also another Bible Study group in the village, which meets on Thursday evenings. Please call Martin Burl on 01883 652144 for further information.



Caterham Churches Together Morning Prayer services will be held at 8.30am on Wednesdays during June at St Peter & St Paul, Chaldon. All welcome.

Compline by Candlelight” at St Mary’s, Farleigh

The 2017 series of Talks and Compline continues at St Mary’s, Farleigh at 8.00pm on Sundays throughout May until September. The full programme is on the poster at the back of the church.

The second of this year’s St. Agatha’s Complines will take place at 6.00pm tonight.

Prayer Resources

A selection of prayer resources have been placed at the back of the church. These can be useful to help you with your regular prayer, or for those who wish to take part in the intercessions.

Please speak to Rita, Shelagh or Catherine if you need any more information or have any suggestions.

Our Pet Service will take place next Sunday 25 June at 4.00pm in the grounds of St Paul’s. All welcome, especially well behaved pets of all kinds!

 The North Downs Consort returns to St Paul’s Church on Saturday 8 July at 7.30pm for their Summer Concert “Summer Jazz”, which includes Bob Chilcott’s popular “Little Jazz Mass”, excerpts from John Rutter’s “Feel the Spirit” and other light music with a jazz feel. Tickets: £12 (U16 £5) from Martin Levie 01883 722624, or at the door.

Dates for your diary

There is to be a Silent Auction to raise funds on Saturday 9 September. If you have items or services suitable to be auctioned, (good quality unwanted gifts, babysitting services, use of a holiday home, lift to Gatwick or Heathrow, theatre tickets etc.) or if you are able to help, please contact Zsuzsanna (woldingham.pcc@gmail.com) with your offers.

The next Jumble Sale is to be on 24 February 2018. Details will follow later.

We’ve been asked to publicise the Tandridge Club for the Visually Impaired, which meets in Hurst Green Methodist Church Hall on the second and fourth Monday afternoons each month. Further details from Diana on 01883 742708 or from flyers at the back of the church.

Caterham Festival Choral Evensong

There will be a Choral Evensong at St Mary’s, Caterham at 6.00pm on Sunday 25 June as part of the Caterham Festival. All welcome.

The next Munch with Music will be on Wednesday 5 July at St John’s Church, Caterham Valley.

Wakana Gong (Soprano) & Han-sae Jang (Piano)

A vocal recital including songs by Schubert, Strauss and Debussy.

Admission Free: Tea/Coffee from 12:15pm Performance 12:45 – 1:30pm

You are invited to bring your own “Munch”

Hymns and Pimms

Come and enjoy an informal evening of Hymn singing accompanied by a glass of Pimms or soft drink (donation suggested). Saturday 1 July at 6.30pm at St Peter and Paul, Nutfield. Retiring Collection in aid of the Restoration Fund. All welcome.

Loved, not forgotten

A special remembrance service at St Mary’s, Oxted today at 3.00pm for everyone who has been affected by the loss of a child through miscarriage, stillbirth or neonatal death at any time.

Just Text Giving

You can now give money to St. Paul’s and St. Agatha’s churches using your mobile phone. To do so, text SPSA33, followed by the amount (e.g.SPSA33 £10) 70070. You will receive a text receipt for a donation to Woldingham Churches.



25 June 2017

9.00am 1662 Said Communion at St Agatha’s

President: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

10.00am Sung Eucharist with Footsteps at St Paul’s

President: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

No Evensong



2 July 2017

9.00am 1662 Said Communion at St Agatha’s

President: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

10.00am Sung Eucharist at St Paul’s

President: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

11.30am Footsteps Family Service at St Paul’s

Led by: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

6.00pm Choral Evensong at St Paul’s

Led by: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

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