Pew News April 1st Easter Day

                                                      Easter Day 1st April 2018

Welcome to St. Mary Magdalene, Bolney
Please stay for refreshments afterwards.

A very happy and blessed Easter to you all 

Young Pilgrims will meet again next SUNDAY APRIL 8th - at 9:30 in the vestry

8:00Holy Communion  BCPThis Week's Service will be held at Bolney
 P: 348      Jesus Christ is risen today
 G: 644     The head that once was crowned with thorns
 O: 637     The day of resurrection
 R: 672      Thine be the glory
Acts 10: 34 - 43
Psalm 118: 1-2, 14-24
John 20: 1-18
 475       Now the green blade riseth
   8         Alleluia, alleluia, give thanks to the risen Lord

Refrain for the Psalm: 'I will give thanks to you, for you have become my salvation'

Thank you to our amazing team of flower arrangers for the beautiful arrangements they have done to celebrate the great feast of Easter.

Intercessions - Please continue to pray for those who are sick and in need within our families and community especially - Margaret Akeroyd, Hannah Buhler, Barney Barclay, Veronica Burgess, Maddie, Gay Courtnage, Bob Ellis, David and Jean Ellis, Jessie Foote, Richard Ford, Joy Futcher, Joy Moon, Edna Blake, John Higinbotham, Bobbie, Louise Carter, Jackie Clare Hunt, Cyril and Nellie Lucas, Douglas and Eleanor Littlejohn, Doug Mills, Geoff Mills, Jon Perrott, Barbara and David Robins, Henry Rogers, Helen, Janet Samson, Dorothy Sheridan, Gina Ricci, Mike Vidler, Phil Silcock and Brenda Watts.

Years Mind - Norman Cole, Tom Jenks, Wallace Allen and Bob Green

The Week Ahead  -  What's New  -  Coming Soon

Services in the coming week
 Said Eucharist - Wednesday at 10.00am at Cowfold
Said Eucharist - Thursday at 9.30am at Bolney
                                    Easter 2  8th April
8am Holy Communion at Bolney
 9:30am  Sung Eucharist  at Bolney
Acts 4: 32 -35
Psalm 133;
1 John 1: 1 - 2: 2
John 20: 19-end

■ Check the Website for regular updates and to Listen Again to recent sermons ■

Have you seen the Stations of the Cross Artwork by the Children of Bolney School which are in church and on our Website?

 Dates for your Diary

Church Quiet Day - Saturday 9th June
At Bolney House. Led by Rev Ruth Bond. More details to follow.

Grand Prize Draw to culminate on Village Day - Saturday 30th June
We would be very grateful for offers of generous prizes for our draw as this is a major fund-raiser for church projects.
Suggestions such as Amazon vouchers, National Trust vouchers, restaurant vouchers ....all would be most welcome.
Please let Tim or Sue know what you are able to contribute. Thank you!
Tickets will be on sale in May. Offers to help with sales will be welcome.

Tea at Agates - Saturday 18th August by kind invitation from Judy
Offers of help will be much appreciated. Please let Sue or Judy know if you can help in any way.

 Can You Help ?

Family Support Work Basket
for donations of non-perishable groceries. Your contributions are gratefully received for distribution around the diocese for those less fortunate than ourselves. They are collected on a regular basis. Pasta, tinned goods, cereals and toiletries are very welcome.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
To comply with new regulations which become law at the end of May your PCC needs to seek your permission to keep your data (contact details). Please watch for further information next week.

Year of Prayer within our Diocese
A Prayer Card for your personal use is available on the table by the door. Bishop Richard is to make a pilgrimage across the Diocese in the week leading up to Pentecost. He will stop at St Mary Magdalene for prayer with us at 9.30am on Wednesday 16th May.
All are welcome to join him.

Flowers in Memory of a Loved One
Would you like to remember a friend or relative in a special way on an important anniversary, a birthday or date of death?
Please ring Emily on 01444 881320 for more information.

Gift Aid
enables us to claim back from HMRC, the tax paid on ALL of your donations. This gives, at no extra cost to yourself, an additional 25p for every £1 donated and provides an invaluable source of income for our Parish Church. If you are a UK taxpayer paying income tax and/or Capital Gains Tax, please complete a Gift Aid Declaration which is available from the Treasurer.
If you use a YELLOW Gift Aid envelope, PLEASE include your name and address.