In-person services continue with increased capacity. Pre-booking is still required but please consider coming if you would like. You can book your family ticket (one per household) here – contact Cathy Simon if for any reason you are unable to book.
Please note social distancing rules apply.
- Church on the Screen @10am: If you prefer a more active service rather than simply watching, a warm welcome awaits from Rob and the team. All details at: https://www.churchonthegreen.online/event/10am-sunday-service-online/
- Priory Street joint service @10am: https://youtu.be/YbEXONceEGY with Communion
- This week we continue the Good News according to Mark brought by Matt Wingrave. You can read the passage : Mark 2:1-12 : here
Zoom Junior Church
- KS1 junior church:starts at 10 am and the joining details are:
- Join Zoom Meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/74667394889?pwd=TTZFbE94Kzlwa2ZxMlMrK1JQd3NPdz09
- Meeting ID: 746 6739 4889
- Passcode: JCKs1
- KS2 junior church:starts at 11am and the joining details are:
- Join Zoom Meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/78440614259?pwd=OUtlaVN5Qm4zdzFzNEVsalY4VUp5dz09
- Meeting ID: 784 4061 4259
- Passcode: JCKs2
- If you would like your child to participate in these sessions but haven’t done so already, please contact Rhiannon (firstname.lastname@example.org or mob: 07579062921) giving permission for them to join
- There are safeguarding rules that we need to adhere to and in the first place parental consent is required for your children to take part in these meetings. Please could you send Rhiannon an email or text / message with the following (filling in the relevant information):
- I give permission for …………… to interact on zoom.
- I give permission for a leader to contact me (Parent’s name) by email/ phone/text for the purpose of setting up these Zoom meetings. And then add your name.
Gather to Pray
Do join ‘Gather to pray’ on Sunday evening 2 May · 6:00 – 7:00. This is a powerful opportunity to seek God’s heart for the work of the church and our local community.
Computer or smart phone: https://meet.google.com/vjm-gkgi-obq
Telephone: 20 3957 3964 PIN: 916 886 270#
Elder & Deacon Elections
Nominations for three Elders and two Deacons close on Sunday 2nd May. You can find further information, nomination forms and teaching from Eddie about the biblical role of elders and deacons at the link here. Please read and consider prayerfully.
The Eventbrite tickets are now available for the Church Meeting on the 17th May
Easter Thank Offering: Message from the Treasurer
Thank you church for your generous support for the Easter Thank Offering.
A total of £2558 has been raised to support the work of our mission partners (Compassion, International Teams Austria (The Oasis Centre) & Tearfund) who would normally have benefitted from the Harvest and Christmas Service offerings. This will boost our Restricted Mission Fund to around £4575 by the end of April 2021.
Souper Friday on Facebook
Souper Friday is now in Facebook! We want to reach local people who need support with food parcels, so if you’re on Facebook please ‘like’ the page and engage with the posts via likes/shares/comments. You can find the page here: www.facebook.com/souperfriday
If you have any questions about Facebook, feel free to contact Jasmine Warren.”
Activities during lockdown
- Souper Friday continues to reach out to our community and neighbours
- Community Money Advice is handling work remotely, but do get in touch if you are aware of or are having money difficulties ;
- Several small groups meet and share online.
- Youth Groups- Contact Dan for further details
Please send items for next week’s notices to Cathy Simon and/or Tim Stephenson by 12 noon on Friday