Weekly Newsletter

St Paul’s & St Agatha’s Notices

Sunday, 12 May 2019

FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER

Bible readings for this morning are: Acts Ch 9 36-end, Revelation Ch 7 9-end, John Ch 10 22-30

Eucharistic Setting: Holman

Hymns today at 10.00am are: Introit 334 (green), Gradual 282 (green), Offertory 362 (green), Communion 271 (green), Final 393 (green)

Anthem: Ave verum – Mozart

A warm welcome to all of our visitors today especially Revd Charles Bradshaw who is presiding and preaching at our services today. 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.

MONTHS GOOD CAUSE

CHRISTIAN AID

Caterham Churches Together Morning Prayer – May

During May the Caterham and District Churches Together Morning Prayer services will take place at Caterham Community Church at 8.30am each Wednesday. Do come along and support this and pray with fellow Christians from other churches in our area.

The Archdeacon’s Visitation Service, at which Maureen Westmarland will be sworn in as our churchwarden and PCC members admitted to their positions for the coming year, will be taking place on Wednesday 15th May at 7.15pm at St. Mary’s Church, Reigate. Please do come along to support Maureen and our PCC members at the start of the new PCC year.

CharityCoffee Mornings at St Paul’s Church Room.

We are arranging a series of charity fundraising coffee Mornings in the Church Room, with tea and cake – naturally!

The next one takes place on Saturday 18 May, 10am-12noon, which is an Open Morning for the Tower Appeal, with tower tours and children’s activities as well as coffee and cakes.

If you would like to help us hold a coffee morning in aid of a charity that you support, no matter how small or large, please get in touch by email at woldingham.pcc@gmail.com

Compline on Thursday evenings

We continue to hold a said Compline service in St. Paul’s at 7pm on Thursday evenings. Do join us for this quiet and reflective service, and a chance to pray for each other, our local community and the wider world.

Compline at St Mary’s Farleigh each Sunday evening at 8.00pm – details of the Speakers are on the poster at the back of Church.

Sunday Compline services at St Agatha’s at 6.00pm on the third Sunday each month from May to September start again on 19 May.

The Parkrun is a free weekly event all over the world where people meet at 9am to run/ walk a 5km course. A number of churches in this area have running groups and they meet occasionally as a “Mob match”. Come and join the Tandridge Deanery team at the next match on 18 May. There is no age bar so young and the not so young can come and run, jog or walk the course. For further details see the poster at the back of the church

Please pray for those who are sick, among them:

Pam, Terry, Pam, Diane and Oliver. Please give thanks for the improvement in Joe’s condition.

The sick list is currently being revised. To add a name to the sick list, please contact one of the wardens or Catherine; you must have the permission of the person concerned or a close relative. It would also be helpful if the permission included whether the person being prayed for is happy for their surname to be given in addition to their Christian name. This is necessary under our responsibilities because of CDPR. Thank you. Please note, our privacy policies are available to view on the parish website: https://woldinghamparish.com/privacy-policy/

RIP Julie Moylan. Please continue to pray for Julie who died on Saturday 20 April and for Bruce and the family. A Memorial Service for Julie will be held later in the summer.

RIP Larry Kenna. Please pray for Larry who died on Saturday 27 April, and his family.

Having been approved by the PCC, the updated Parish Policies on Safeguarding and Complaints and Disciplinary procedures have bee published on the Parish website, www.woldinghamparish.com

The Dragon Ensemble presents “An evening of virtuoso violin” today Sunday 12 May at 5.00pm in St George’s Church, Crowhurst, RH7 6LR. Entry is free, with a retiring collection in aid of The Brain Tumour Charity & St George’s Church. To reserve a place call 01342 834286 or email: concertsstgeorge@gmail.com

NEXT WEEK

FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER

19 May 2019

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

6.00pm Compline at St Agatha’s

Led by: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

WEEK AFTER

SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER/ROGATION SUNDAY

26 May 2019

9.00am 1662 Said Communion at St Agatha’s

President: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

10.00am Sung Eucharist St Paul’s

President: Revd Dr Catherine Dowland-Pillinger

No Evensong

 

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