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SERVICES AND EVENTS IN CHURCH THIS WEEK

Sunday 29th March
Palm Sunday

8:00 am       Eucharist (BCP)
10:00 am     Parish Eucharist, with procession starting from the Parish Hall

Monday 30th March

9:30 am        Eucharist and Address
3:00-4:30 pm  Tea On Monday (in Church Room)

Tuesday 31st March

7:30 pm        Eucharist and Address

Wed 1st April

10:00 am      Eucharist (BCP) and Address

Thurs 2nd April
Maundy Thursday

7:30 pm       Sung Eucharist with Foot Washing and the Watch until midnight

Friday 3rd April
Good Friday

12 noon       Stations of the Cross
2:00 pm       Liturgy of Good Friday

Sat 4th April
Easter Saturday

8:30 pm      The Easter Vigil and Resurrection Mass

Sunday 5th April
Easter Sunday

8:00 am       Eucharist (BCP)
10:00 am     Parish Eucharist


NOTICES :

 

1.  WELCOME TO GUESTS AND VISITORS.  You are invited to come to the altar rail at Communion time and to receive the Priest’s Blessing even if you have not been confirmed.  Just join in with everyone else.  We invite young children to join us there also and to receive God’s blessing.  Our crèche and Young Church are operating during the 10 am service AND we have toys and play-mats set out in the Church Room for babies and the very-young.  Help yourself!

2.  WE INVITE VISITORS AND GUESTS IN THE CONGREGATION TO THE CHURCH ROOM FOR REFRESHMENTS after the 10 am Sunday service.

3.  The Daily Office of the Church is said Monday-Friday in St Andrew’s Church.  All are welcome to come and join in this prayer every day.

Morning Prayer is at 8:30 am
Evening Prayer is at 5:00 pm (but not held on Fridays)

4.  Lent Appeal 2015 – we are supporting Save the Children this year, and in particular their work with Ebola survivors in West Africa.  Information sheets and boxes are in church and there will be a collection bucket each week if you would prefer to contribute in that way

5.  Palm Sunday, 29th March – please remember that the Liturgy of the Palms and the Procession to church begins in the grounds of the Parish Hall at 10am. If you are not able to do the procession then please gather in the church room and we all enter church together.

6.  Stations of the Cross at Corpus Christi – Fridays in Lent at 7.30pm. All welcome.

7.  Tea On Monday – The next meeting is on 30th March.  We meet in the church room from 3:00 - 4:30 pm. Everyone is welcome to this social gathering whose aim is to support the isolated in our community.

8.  A.P.C.M. – the annual meeting of the congregation will be held on Sunday 19th April at 11.45 am in the church room.


9.  Lifts to church – if you are able to offer a lift on a Sunday morning please speak to a churchwarden.

10.  Ideas for music at St. Andrew's :
The musical life at St Andrew's Church is embarking on an exciting new phase. We are looking for singers and musicians of all ages, who would like to be part of our new plans.
Under the leadership of Richard Bennett, the Director of Music at St. Andrew's, we are looking to set up 4 new groups :
A Youth Choir
A Church Choir
The St Andrew's Singers
The St Andrew's Players
For more information about any of these groups please pick up a leaflet in church or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

11. Community Food Bank -  
Donations can be placed in the boxes outside the church room.  Volunteers are needed to take food to Hollow Way on a Tuesday.  Please speak to Fr Darren or a churchwarden.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 March 2015 08:40
 


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