Second Sunday before Lent 24th February 2019

Second Sunday before Lent 24th February 2019
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: 337  I will sing the wondrous story
G: 285  Holy, holy, holy is the Lord
O: 397  Light of the minds (t. Aurelia)
R: 551  O worship the King
Genesis 2: 4b-9, 15-end;
Psalm 65;
Revelation 22: 1-7;
Luke 8: 22-25

Refrain for the Psalm: 'Be joyful in God, all the earth'

Year's Mind: Sylvia Hardaker and John Hughes

Intercessions - Please continue to pray for those who are sick and in need within our families and community especially - Margaret Akeroyd, Hannah Buhler, Margaret Burgess,Veronica Burgess, Maddie, Bob Ellis, 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, Kerry Parsons, Jon Perrott, Henry Rogers, Helen, Janet Samson, Dorothy Sheridan, Steven Stone, Gina Ricci, Mike Vidler, Pennie and Nick Wells, Treena Lerwill, Jackie Slaughter, Lucy Mitchell, Maurice Clift and John Roach.

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Jessie Foote and her family and friends who mourn.
Also for the soul of Davina Parsons who has also recently passed away.

A Service of Thankgiving for the life of Jessie will be held in church on Thursday 7th March at 1.30pm. It will be followed by burial and all will be welcome afterwards in The Eight Bells at 2.30pm

The Week Ahead  -  What's New  -  Coming Soon

Unfortunately Said Eucharist on 
 Thursday 28th February at Bolney has had to be cancelled.
Please refer to the website for updated information

Sunday 3rd March
8am Holy Communion (Said BCP) at Bolney 
9.30am Sung Eucharist at Bolney

Ash Wednesday
7.45pm  Sung Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes at Bolney

Exodus 34: 29-end;
Psalm 99;
2 Corinthians 3: 12 - 4: 2
Luke 9: 28-36

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 Dates for your Diary

Next Saturday Market will on 25th May 2019  at the Rawson Hall 10am - 12 noon. Free refreshments.
If you would like a stall please contact Claire George

                                                 We will be starting a study course for Lent on Wednesday 13th March.                                                                                This will take place at 7.15 pm in St Mary Magdalene starting with coffee.  Finishing by 9.00pm.
It will run throughout Lent every Wednesday at the same time.

Can you help?

We will sing a new Kyrie through Lent.
Mass of the Bread of life. © 1998 Margaret Rizza
Do listen here:  

Revision of Electoral Roll 2019
In the next few weeks Sue will be contacting those of you who are on the Electoral Roll as it is due to be renewed before the APCM (Annual Parochial Church Meeting) on Sunday 28th April
You can download an Application Form here if you wish.  Please complete and return to Sue Ayres by Friday 5th April. Hard copies are available in church.

Tickets £15 are available from Sue for a Spring Supper in aid of Family Support Work 
to be held at Wivelsfield Village Hall on Friday 22nd March 2019, 7 for 7.30pm

The wardens and our clergy have made some revisions to the service pattern for the ensuing months of our interregnum. There are hard copies available in church but please check our website for any last minute changes. We ask for your support and patience as we settle into a new routine although there are no major changes.

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.