Notices for this week

Sunday 9th June 2019 — Pentecost


9.30 a.m. Holy Communion @ Cold Norton

11.15 a.m. Holy Communion @ Althorne

1 p.m. Holy Baptism @ Cold Norton


God, who as at this time taught the hearts of your faithful people by sending to them the light of your Holy Spirit:
grant us by the same Spirit to have a right judgement in all things and evermore to rejoice in his holy comfort;
through the merits of Christ Jesus our Saviour, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen

Prayers during this week:

Come, O Spirit of God, and make within us your dwelling place and home. May our darkness be dispelled by your light, and our troubles calmed by your peace, may all evils be redeemed by your love, all pain be transformed of Christ, and all dying glorified by his risen life. Amen

Pray for the church of Myanmar (Burma)  and the Most Revd.  Stephen Than Myint  Oo, Archbishop;

those in Stephenson Rd (NF) and Burnham Rd (A)

for those who are unwell, including Marian, and the recently bereaved;


Please remember to give pewsheet/website items to Revd. Sandra by 5 p.m. each Wednesday—next collection date Wednesday 26th June.

What’s on?

Revd. Sandra is off-duty from 10th –24th June—please do not disturb.

Mon.10th: 11 a.m. Communion at Kirk Mews (A) (MS)

Wed. 12th : 9.30 a.m. BCP Communion (A)

Sat. 15th 12-4 p.m. Tea & Crafts (A hall)

Sun.16th TRINITY: 3 p.m. Evensong (A) (the only service today)

Wed.19th: 9.30 a.m. BCP Communion (A)

Fri. 21st: 2.45 p.m. Funeral (A) Ann Coe 

Sun. 23rd: Joint Communion at Cold Norton 


Due to fluctuating attendance, the Pets’ Service will be held at 11 .30 a.m. on June 30th (CN) and 3 p.m. at (A). All pets and owners welcome at either of these services.


Sea Sunday—has been moved to 7th July as the official day (14th) clashes with the Triathlon. Our service will be at 10 a.m. on the riverbank at North Fambridge, and all are welcome.


On Sunday 16th June, Evensong (3 p.m. A) will be the only service in the benefice, due to other events and lack of staff.


ALTHORNE PCC needs to re-arrange its date as it was non-quorate last week. The suggested dates is 15th July. Please give let the wardens know urgently if that date is a problem, or tell Revd. Sandra TODAY.


NEXT JOINT COMMUNION is at Cold Norton on 23rd June