Pew News 17th Sunday after Trinity 23rd September 2018

Trinity 17  - Sunday 23rd September 2018
Welcome to
St.  Mary  Magdalene,  Bolney
Please stay for refreshments afterwards.

8:00Holy Communion  BCPThis Week's Service will be held at Cowfold
9.30amSung EucharistP: 000   Be thou my vision (Words on Sheet)
G:  77    Blest are the pure in heart
O: 404   Living God, your word has called us (t. Abbots Leigh)
R:  32     And can it be

Communion Music
610   Soul of my Saviour
448   Meekness and Majesty

Wisdom 1: 16-2:1,12-22
Psalm 54
James 3: 13-4:3, 7-8a
Mark 9: 30-37
Please note there will NOT be an 8am service in either church on Sunday 30th September

Young Pilgrims will meet today in the vestry at 9.30am Sunday 23rd September.

Refrain for the Psalm: 'Behold God is my helper'

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, Jessie Foote, Richard Ford, Joy Futcher, Joy Moon, Les and Christina Hamstead, 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,  David Robins, Henry Rogers, Wendy, Helen, Janet Samson, Dorothy Sheridan, Gina Ricci, Mike Vidler, Brenda Watts, Pennie and Nick Wells, Tony and Jane West and Treena Lerwill.

Please pray for Alexandra and Gareth who were married here at Bolney yesterday

Years Mind -  Syd Todd

The Week Ahead  -  What's New  -  Coming Soon

Services in the coming week
Said Eucharist at Cowfold on Wednesday at 10am
Said Eucharist at Bolney on Thursday at 9.30am

18th after Trinity - Sunday 30th September
NO 8am Holy Communion  at either church today
9.30am Sung Eucharist to celebrate Harvest

Joel 2: 21-27
Psalm 126
1 Timothy 6: 6-10
Matthew 6: 25-33

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 Dates for your Diary

Next Saturday Market is on 17th November at the Rawson Hall 10am - 12 noon. Free refreshments.
If you would like a stall please contact Claire George

Ride and Stride 
Well done on your achievement Marigold! If you have agreed to sponsor Marigold please pay up as soon as possible!
Half of the money raised comes back to our own church funds for which we are very grateful.

We are planning a Harvest Supper  to be held on Saturday 29th September in The Atrium at Bookers Vineyard, Foxhole Lane 6.30pm for 7. Three course meal - free drink on arrival. Cash bar. Cash donations welcome.
Places are limited so please book by today 23rd September via Sue Please let Sue know of any dietary requirements in advance.
Harvest Thanksgiving will be celebrated on Sunday 30th September at 9.30am
Please bring any harvest gifts with you or leave in church the day before to help decorate the church.
Non-perishable goods will be very welcome and will go to help Family Support Work within the Diocese.

 Can You Help ?
A Dodgy Ticker - our Victorian church clock is in desperate need of repair and a facelift.
We have launched an appeal to raise £5,367.00 to replace the motor so that we can reactivate the chiming mechanism and also regild the clock face. Please can you help by donating to our fund by either following the links on our website OR leaving a donation with Mrs Claire George, PCC Secretary, at The Street House, The Street, Bolney. If you are a taxpayer and able to Gift Aid your donation this will be an enormous help.

Peace Poppies
To commemorate the end of WW1 we are creating a display under the War Memorial on the north wall inside church. Please follow the link on the website for information or read the letter in church if you have not received one via email.

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.

Please help by being vigilant
Some churches in the Diocese have experienced recent break-ins. If you see anything untoward in or around church, please report it to the police and notify the churchwardens.

Plastic milk bottle tops
Please continue to save your plastic milk bottle tops and drop them in the bin in church (washed!) They raise funds for the Chestnut Tree Children's Hospice resources. It is worth noting that these tops cannot be recycled in your wheelie bin.