Pew sheet – for 12/6/16

June 10, 2016 10:57 am Published by

Forgiveness kindles love

Welcome to All Saints and St James

Are you new to the parish? Please sit wherever you would like. All are welcome at God’s Altar during the Communion – either to receive Communion or to receive a blessing. There are toys and books available for children. We would like you to feel welcomed!

Prayers

– For the unwell and infirm: George Thompson, Janet Smith, Edna Bebbington, Heather Fitzgerald, Peggy Snelson, Hilary Hurn
– In memory of the departed: Jacob Ninan
– In memory of the anniversaries of the departed: Alfred Spring

– For those working so tirelessly at the recruitment process and to ensure continuity of church business during this interregnum period

All Saints Diary

12 June – 9am Parish Eucharist, Celebrant: David Powell
19 June – 6pm Celebrating 150th Anniversary of Reader Ministry at St. Andrews, Kimbolton Road

St James Diary

12 June – 10.30am Parish Eucharist, Celebrant: David Powell
19 June – 6pm Celebrating 150th Anniversary of Reader Ministry at St. Andrews, Kimbolton Road

Going Deeper into God and Making New Disciples Evening services:
1st Sunday: Holy Eucharist at St. James
2nd Sunday: Evening Prayer at All Saints

3rd Sunday: Evening Prayer at St. James

Would you like to dedicate a St James hymn book to a loved one (small donation)? Laurie (364251)

St James House Group 15 Church End, Biddenham, Thurs 16 June 7.30pm, continuing our study of the early church (Acts, chap 11) allowing the Gentiles into the faith. The evening starts with a meal and everybody from both churches are welcome. Please let us know if you are coming. Edwin and Peta (348718)

St James Men’s Group 15 Church End, Fri 17 June 7pm, looking at whether Christianity is dying out in England using Church of England research entitled “Talking Jesus”. We meet over a pint and a meal before the discussion. We would love to see you. Please let us know if you are coming for catering numbers. Edwin and Peta (348718)

Spring Harvest, April 2017(during school holidays): Please start thinking about it! Bookings soon opening. Early bird discounts before August. See www.springharvest.org
John Richards (07732 971783) or Jacqui P

Jobs: Four opportunities to work with diocesan church schools: http:// www.stalbans.anglican.org/diocese/other-vacancies/

Transforming Communities
St James Explorers, Church Barn every Sunday apart from first Sunday of the month and school holidays. Joe Warren (351761)

All Saints Lunch Club, Wed 15 June 12.30 pm at Corner 5 restaurant, Box End. Everyone welcome, for details contact Anita Lowe (857212)

As well as non-perishable food the Bedford Food Bank are currently particularly in need of jam, UHT fruit juice, UHT milk and tin openers. Ann M ( )

All Saints Fete 25 June Your fete needs you. If anyone has any good ideas/would like to help in any way/wants to be involved, please contact Brian, Margaret (854674), Roz, Helen or Les. We will welcome you.

All Saints Church are offering Full Afternoon Teas with Guided Tour of the church by arrangement for £7.95 per head, in aid of church funds. Minimum group size 10. More information or booking: Frances Leonard (852480) francesmleonard@gmail.com, Janet Fardell (855158) martinandjanet1@btinternet.com

All Saints Natter Club Thurs 16 June from 2-5pm, All Saints Church Hall. All welcome. Drinks, cakes and a natter. £1 for refreshments, plus £1 for raffle ticket. Guest speaker is Jane Weaver, demonstrating ‘Chair Aerobics’. Vikki Clarke (843669)

Walks 4Health David and Suzette Maguire lead 60 minute walks in and around Great Denham. You are welcome to join them. All meet at Bedford Golf Club, Great Denham, next ones at 10.30am on Tues 28 June, Sun 3 July. 07818 365353

Contacts:
Ministry team: Christopher Dawe (363890) reader@thedawes.co.uk
All Saints Churchwardens: Brenda Walker (851597), Margaret Leighton (854674)
All Saints website: www.allsaintskempston.com Jeremy.clarke@allsaintskempston.com
St James Churchwardens: Laurie Hurn (364251) l.hurn@btinternet.com, Edwin Martin (348718) edandpete@hotmail.com
St James website: www.stjamesbiddenham.com John Richards: ultra2ortho@doctors.org.uk Pewsheet: madeleinefone@hotmail.co.uk

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