News from the Pew Sheet for Next before Lent (23rd February 2020)
LION: The March edition of the LION (monthly News Sheet) is available today in church. Please be sure to take one with you.
Health Guidelines: To reduce the risk of infection from Coronavirus (COVD-19) the Church of England has advised that we no longer practise ‘intinction’-when the consecrated bread is dipped into the wine to prevent any infection transmission. Thank you in advance for your co-operation. https://www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-parishes
Confirmation Preparation: If you would like to be confirmed our adult preparation continues on Tuesday 25th February at 10.30am in the Lady Chapel. For further information please see Rev Pat Dunn.
Funeral Service: The funeral of the late Sharon Seabridge will take place on Monday 24th February at 10.15am. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends at this time.
Baptism Preparation: The February baptism Preparation Evening is scheduled for Wednesday, 26th at 19.30pm.
Film Night: Back by popular demand our ‘Fish and Chip Supper’ with feature film will take place on Friday 28th February in the hall at 18.30pm. Please give your order and payment to Julie (Lifts available)
Reading group: The next meeting will take place on Wednesday 4th March at 19.30pm in the vestry.
Prayer Breakfast: Come and join us at Beechwood Shire Living (ST5 0RJ) on the 7th March at 9.00am for a fabulous time of fellowship over breakfast, followed by a short time of prayer and reflection. For more information and to pre order your breakfast please see Julie.
Table-Top Sale: There will be a table-top sale in the hall on Saturday 21st March 10.00am till 13.00pm. Tables are £6 each. To reserve a table please get in touch with Diane (Tel: 621424). Any items for the church table are also welcome.
Christian Aid Walk: A date for your diaries is this year’s CA sponsored walk around Tittesworth reservoir on Saturday, 28th March. Please take a Sponsor form from the back of church.
Choir: We are in need of strengthening the ranks of our choir, especially, but not exclusively, sopranos. Please promote the cause as best you can. The choir practise here each Monday evening at 20.00pm – everyone is welcome!
First Tech challenge: Our budding young technician, Shaun John, and his team following their success at the FTC regional competition are now fundraising to enable them to take part in the national event in London. If you would like further information or to sponsor Shaun please let him know.
Church Administration: Any information you wish to share on this sheet or the LION should be directed to Julie by the means shown within the footer of this document.