Notices for this week

Sunday 19th May 2019 — 5th Sunday of Easter

10 a.m. Holy Communion @ North Fambridge

11.30 a.m. Morning Praise @ Cold Norton

12.30 p.m. Baptism @ Stow Maries

3 p.m. BCP Evensong @ Althorne

Collect: Almighty God, who through your only-begotten Son Jesus Christ have overcome death and opened to us the gate of everlasting life: grant that, as by your grace going before us
you put into our minds good desires,
so by your continual help we may bring them to good effect;
through Jesus Christ our risen Lord. Amen.

Prayers during this week:

Please pray for the House of Retreat at Pleshey, for all those who work and minister there, for the Friends of Pleshey and for those who visit or stay;

Pray for the Anglican Church of Melanesia, and the Most Revd. George Takell, Archbishop;

for those in Newport Ave (CN), The Street (SMM) and Mayfields (NF);

for those who are unwell and those who care for them in hospital or at home;

for those who mourn loved ones.

Please remember to give pewsheet/website items to Revd. Sandra by 5 p.m. each Wednesday


What’s on?

Wed. 22nd: 9.30 a.m. BCP Communion (A)

Sat. 25th: 9.30-1  Open Day (A) all welcome

Sun.26th: 10 a.m. Joint Parishes’ Communion (A)

Mon.27th: Bank Holiday

Wed. 29th: 9.30 a.m. BCP Communion (A)

Thurs. 30th: ASCENSION DAY 8 p.m. Holy Communion (A)




Tea and Craft afternoon Althorne 15th June 12-4

Pets’ Sunday  Althorne and Cold Norton on 30th June.

Sea Sunday  N Fambridge (joint) 7th July.

Concert Althorne 13th July.


Crouch Valley Courier this is now ready for collection from the back of each church (copies unnamed). Please take your copies and one for anyone who lives near you.


If you are away on holiday, please make sure your turn on the rota (readings, prayers) is covered.