Baptism of Christ Sunday 13th January 2019

Baptism of Christ    Sunday 13th January
Welcome to
St.  Mary  Magdalene,  Bolney
Please stay for refreshments afterwards.

8:00amHoly Communion
BCP (Said)

Service will be at Bolney today

Sung Eucharist

P: 171  Fill thou my life, O Lord my God
G: 288  Holy Spirit, come, confirm us
O: 636  The church’s one foundation
R: 476   O breath of Life

Communion Music
118  Come Holy Ghost, our hearts inspire
417  Lord of our life
Isaiah 43: 1-7; Psalm 29
Acts 8: 14-17
Luke 3: 15-17, 21-22

Young Pilgrims meet in the vestry today at 9.30am

Refrain for the Psalm: 'The Lord shall give his people the blessing of peace'

Year's Mind:  Connie Wadham, Maureen Aungier, Elspeth Marshall and Hendrie Bruce

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, Bob Ellis, Jessie Foote, Richard Ford, Joy Futcher, Joy Moon, Les and Christina Hamstead, John Higinbotham, Louise Carter, Jackie Clare Hunt, Cyril and Nellie Lucas, Douglas Littlejohn, William and Ann Mill, Doug Mills, Geoff Mills, Jon Perrott, Henry Rogers, Helen, Janet Samson, Dorothy Sheridan, Steven Stone, Gina Ricci, Mike Vidler, Pennie and Nick Wells, Treena Lerwill, Michael Maine (Rural Dean), Jackie Slaughter, Lucy Mitchell and Maurice Clift.

Please pray for the repose of the souls of Pam Slaughter and Anne Sourbutts and their families and friends who mourn.

The Week Ahead  -  What's New  -  Coming Soon

Thursday 17th January 9.30am Said Eucharist at Bolney

Sunday 20th January  Third Sunday of Epiphany
10am Breathing Space
Joint worship at Bolney for Fr Keith's final service with us
Please stay for refreshments afterwards

Isaiah 62: 1-5
1 Corinthians 12: 1-11

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 Dates for your Diary
Fr Keith's last Sunday with us will be on 20th January at 10am Breathing Space.
Please stay afterwards for refreshments and farewells.
Sue would be grateful for any savoury contributions towards the refreshments. Please let her know what you can provide.
Thank you.

Fr Keith will be licensed as incumbent of St Mary's, Goring by Sea on Tuesday 12th February.

Our parish will be prayed for in Cathedral intercessions on Friday 25th January at 8am and Evensong at 5.30pm
Anyone who would like to attend would be welcome to tea and cake in the Cathdral Refectory. We would need to let them know in advance so please talk to Sue.

Next Saturday Market will on 16th February 2019  at the Rawson Hall 10am - 12 noon. Free refreshments.
If you would like a stall please contact Claire George

 Tuesday Group  is under discussion with the possibility of a Lent course.
Information will be available soon.

 Can You Help ?

Information regarding the impending interregnum following Fr Keith's departure to Goring by Sea will follow shortly.

Chichester Cathedral Friends are celebrating 80 years since their foundation. Please pick up a leaflet by the door for information and how we can support our Mother church.

Please help by being vigilant
Some churches in the Diocese have experienced recent break-ins and metal theft.  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.