Holmer Green Baptist Church
Week Beginning Sunday 15th September
If you are new to this church you may be interested to know:-
There is a loop system should you need to use this.
Crèche is provided for babies/toddlers in the hall—you are welcome to make use of this.
A Sunday Club group is available for pre-schoolers to age 11 in the hall from approx. 11am (unless it is an ‘All Age Service’, where only crèche is provided).
Coffee/tea and biscuits are available in the hall after the service.
If you would like someone to pray with you after the service, please either ask someone you know and trust to pray with you or move to a seat on the front row where a nominated person will be available. Do not feel too embarrassed to do this. We believe prayer works!
Our preacher today is Brian McCarthy/Communion
Today ‘Messy Church’ 3-30 to 5pm
Monday 16th September Church Member’s Meeting 7-45pm
Tuesday 17th September Playmates 9-30am
Wednesday 18th September Exploring Prayer 8pm
Thursday 19th September Women’s Fellowship (Harvest) 2-15pm
Thursday 19th September Fellowship Group meet At Mary’s 10-30am
Sunday 22nd September The Big Welcome From 10am (Service 11am)
‘Called to serve God and to share His love with others’.
Sunday 29th September Harvest Service 10-45am
(The preacher is Bob Dalton)
Sunday 6th October Morning Worship 10-45am
(The preacher is Aubrey Dunford)
Sunday 13th October Morning Worship 10-45am
(The preacher is Anthony Smith)
Please let us know if anyone is in need of prayer and would like to be included on the prayer list. Answered prayer is a great encouragement to us all and it would be lovely to hear of answers to our prayers. Thank you!
If you need help or advice please start by contacting one of the deacons.-:
Rosemary 716111; Mark 714640; Jane 714698; Pauline 711264; Val 714597
Mark Jones 715608 John Maurice 448167
Diary dates/information to Pauline Carruthers please. firstname.lastname@example.org. Tel: 01494-711264
Church Members Meeting - Monday 16th September 7-45pm - Bruce and Gwyn will be stepping down from their role as Treasurers in the New Year, after doing a wonderful job for a long time. Please prayerfully consider if the Lord might be calling you to take on this role.
THE BIG WELCOME - Sunday 22nd September - 10am - Coffee bacon rolls, doughnuts, crafts for children, café-style free Wi-Fi. Followed by a family friendly service at 11:00am. If you will be available to help in the preparations from 9am or for clearing away after the breakfast. Please see Mark Coventry. Thank you.
Messy Church - Begins today! (3.30 to 5pm) A family fun-time with bouncy castle, crafts, songs and stories, fellowship and afternoon tea.
ALPHA - We are running an 8 week Alpha Course, beginning Wednesday 2nd October at 7-15pm. Everyone welcome! Alpha is a low pressure, fun and informative course. It is a place to relax, share thoughts and explore the meaning of life.
ALPHA COURSE FOR SENIORS - Prestwood Methodist Church. For 10 weeks commencing Friday 20th September. Coffee at 11am followed by a 20 minute video, then chat. Lunch provided. Finished by 1pm. For more information contact Mary Spooner on 01494-862431
CONGRATULATIONS - To Adele & Anthony’s son, Matthew, who has recently become engaged to Rachael. We wish them God’s richest blessings as they plan their future lives together.
HARVEST SERVICE - Sunday 29th September - This year we are supporting ’Work Aid’. If you would like to donate something, please bring your gifts to the church on Saturday 28th September at 2pm. Thank you!
LEPROSY MISSION - The new Regional Co-ordinator of the Leprosy Mission has invited Mary Lacey to a ‘Thank You’ meeting on Monday 21st October, 2013. This is to be held in Great Chesham Parish Church from 3-30pm to 5-30pm. Ron and Mary will be going and there will be two seats available in the car. Anyone interested in going please let Mary know as soon as possible and I can give more details.
Sandra will be on holiday on Friday 20th September, so will not be available to clean the church. Help would be very much appreciated.
Pastoral Care - If you have a pastoral concern please contact your Pastoral Care Leader. There is a list of the Pastoral Care Groups in the foyer.