11 Oct 2017 • General news
Eighteenth Sunday After Trinity
Collect: God, our judge and saviour, teach us to be open to your truth and to trust in your love, that we may live each day with confidence in the salvation which is given through Jesus Christ our lord.
First Reading :Exodus 32. 1-14 Stephen Baker
Second Reading: Philippians 4. 1-9 Isaac Selvamoni
Gospel: Matthew 22. 1-14 Alvi Abraham
Intercessor: Lorraine Baker
Hymns:422 506 623 445 724
Post Communion Prayer: We praise and thank you, O Christ, for this sacred feast: for here we receive you, here the memory of your passion is renewed, here our minds are filled with grace, and here a pledge of future glory is given, when we shall feast at that table where you reign with all your saints for ever.
This week beginning15th October 2017
This Sunday 8 amHoly Communion
10.00 am Parish Communion
6.30 pm Evening Prayer
Monday 9 am Morning Prayer
7 pm Parish Office
Tuesday 9 am Morning Prayer
Wednesday 10 am Holy Communion
Thursday 9 am Morning Prayer
Saturday 9.00 am Morning Prayer
Sunday 22nd October
8am Holy Communion
10 am Parish Communion
12 noon Baptisms
6.30 pm Evening Prayer
St Mary’s Luncheon Club
Do come along to St Mary’s Luncheon Club on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at 12.15pm.For £4 you will receive an excellent meal. The next date is 26th October.
Age UK Friendship Club
Meet in the church centre twice monthly. (on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month).They meet from 10-12 noon and all are welcome.They next meet on Thursday 26th October.
The Coffee Club meets next on Wednesday 18th October. Price £1.Tea or Coffee. All welcome.
Wednesday Morning Bible Study
Bible Study will next meet on 25th October. Our theme is ‘Prayers of Jesus’ and you are most welcome. Coffee/tea from 10.30am.
1st Prize No. 43 M. Hearne-Wilkins£15.50
2nd Prize No. 13 J . Aspden£5.00
Join us to get creative @ C.R.E.W.Dates for next term are: 11th Nov and 16th Dec. 10.45-12 noon. Craft, worship and food.
With 1 in 50 adults, totalling almost one million people using food banks across the UK, we need your donations more than ever.Please think of the food bank every time you go shopping and add one or two items to your basket as the people of Walsgrave need your donations. Please pop your items in the box in the foyer. Thank you.
Please ensure that no old £1 coins are put in the collection.
They cease to be legal tender from today so we would be dependent on the good will of the banks to exchange them now.
As in previous years, we shall be remembering those who have died over the past 2 years in our main service on 5th November.Those for whom funerals have been conducted here at St Mary’s or by Claire and myself at the crematorium will automatically be included. If you would like any other names mentioned, please speak to Malcolm over the next couple of weeks.
Many thanks to all who helped with last Saturday’s Autumn Fayre. We had a significant number of people through the doors and to date the ‘profit’ stands at £1289.87 with more yet to come in.It was good to have the school choir, ukulele band and dancers which all added to the day.
BCDM Modules in November
3 new BCDM modules (Bishop’s Certificate in Discipleship & Ministry) begin in November. They are:
The Bible in Five Acts(Monday’s 7-9.30 pm in Alcester)
Paul’s Life, Mission & Letters(Monday’s 7-9.30 pm in Chilvers Coton)
and What’s the Point of Advent? (Monday’s 7-9.30 pm in Leamington Spa)
For more details go to www.dioceseofcoventry.org/BCDMregister