Pew News Sunday 29th April 2018 Easter 5

 Easter 5       29th  April 2018
Welcome to
St.  Mary  Magdalene,  Bolney
Please stay for refreshments afterwards.
Young Pilgrims will meet next on Sunday 13th May at 9:30 in the vestry

8:00Holy Communion  BCPThis Week's Service will be held at Cowfold
9.30Sung EucharistP: 304   I come with joy, a child of God
G:  35   A new commandment
O: 429   Love is his word
R: 217   God is love (t. Abbot's Leigh)
Acts 8: 26 to end; Psalm 22: 25 to end;
1 John 4: 7 to end;
John 15: 1-8
82     Bread of heaven
541    O thou who camest from above

Refrain for the Psalm: Be not far from me, O Lord

Intercessions - Please continue to pray for those who are sick and in need within our families and community especially - Margaret Akeroyd, Hannah Buhler, Veronica Burgess, Maddie, Gay Courtnage, Bob Ellis, David and Jean Ellis, Jessie Foote, Richard Ford, Joy Futcher, Joy Moon, John Higinbotham, Bobbie, Louise Carter, Jackie Clare Hunt, Cyril and Nellie Lucas, Douglas and Eleanor Littlejohn, William and Ann Mill, 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.

Please pray for the repose of the souls of Edna Blake, Barney Barclay, Bob Gardiner and Jack Delaney whose life has come to a sudden and untimely end.
A Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Edna Blake will be held in church at 12 noon on Wednesday 2nd May

Years Mind - Sylvia Smith, Eileen Scrivener, Tom Brazil and Michael Proctor

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 6  6th May
8am Holy Communion at Bolney
9:30am Sung Eucharist  at Bolney
Acts 10: 44 to end; Psalm 98;
1 John 5: 1 - 6; John 15: 9 - 17

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 Dates for your Diary

Global Wave of Prayer - Thy Kingdom Come
Bishop Richard is making a pilgrimage across the Diocese and will stop at St Mary Magdalene for prayers
at 9.30am on Wednesday 16th May.   All are welcome to join him
Meet at 7.15pm on the same evening in church for prayers and readings;
Adjourn to the Eight Bells for refreshments and fellowship afterwards

Following Jesus  - a new course starting on Tuesday 5th June in church at 7.30pm
for seven weeks. More details to follow.

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

Songs of Praise Sunday 24th June at 6pm
Come and choose your favourite hymn
Stay for refreshments afterwards

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 are on sale now! Please offer your help with sales.

Saturday 14th July 
Poetry and Puddings at The Vineyard
Details to follow

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.

Help on Village Day
Help to sell our raffle tickets on Village Day will be much appreciated please! If you can give us half an hour or more it would be gratefully accepted. Please let Sue know.

Minutes of the Annual Parochial Church Meeting are available on the website or there is a hard copy in church.
if you would like your own copy please contact PCC Secretary, Claire George

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Holding your personal details
• The law on Data Protection changes in the UK from 25th May 2018 and to
conform to the new GDPR legislation we are updating our church contact information.

• We would like to continue to have your details so we can communicate with you in a way which has your consent and which is in line with the new law. Your consent must be given individually not as a couple or as a family.

• It should only take you a couple of minutes to do so please complete and return the Consent Form, by post or hand ASAP to
The PCC Secretary - Claire George
The Street House, The Street,  Bolney.  RH17 5QW
Further information is on our Privacy Notice which can be found on the church noticeboard.
Consent Forms and the Privacy Notice can also be found on our website

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.