St Helens with Seaview
The website: www.havenchurches.org.uk
SUNDAY 25th October Last Sunday after Trinity
Wednesday 28th October
Thursday 29th October
Sunday 1st November
The office of Morning Prayer, led by the Revd Robert Wynford-Harris, will be said in the Churches as follows:-
Mon. St Helen's 9.30am
Tues. St Peter's 9.30am
Wed. St Helen's 8.00am
Thurs. St Peter's 9.30am
Anyone is very welcome to join Rob at these services.
ST PETER'S/ST HELEN'S 10am SERVICE READINGS
1st November All Saints / All Souls
Wisdom 3. 1-9
Revelation 21. 1-6a
John 11. 32-44
The duty rota is displayed on the notice board at both churches. If you are unable to fulfil the scheduled task please swap with another and please inform Sylvia Beardsmore.
PLEASE USE THIS PEW LEAFLET
TO INFORM YOUR PRAYERS
Worldwide Anglican Church: Pray for Archbishop Justin Welby and the people of Tohoku & Tokyo
This Diocese: Pray for Bishop Christopher; Archdeacon Peter; The Parish of Bonchurch & St Catherine & Holy Trinity, Ventnor
World: We pray for the people of the world living in fear & the refugees fleeing to safety.
Island: Pray for the hospital and hospice, the staff, the Chaplains and the people they minister to.
Sick: Peggy, Terry, Anne, Penelope, Stan, Violet, James
We give thanks for Barbara's recovery
Recently Died: Pat Parsons, Valerie Moseley
All who suffer as a result of natural disasters,
or as a result of acts of terrorism, violence or armed
Our armed forces and their families.
MOTHERS' UNION PRAYERS
"Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.” (Philippians 3.13-14)
FOR YOUR INFORMATION
Oct 27th 2.15pm MU Branch Meeting Quiz Afternoon
Nov 7th 10.30am RNLI Coffee Morning St Peter's Church Hall
Don't forget to pick up a copy, or click here.
Items for the pew leaflet to Sue Whitewick by Wednesday 5.00pm latest, please, preferably by e-mail susanwhitewick(at)btinternet(dot)com.
St Peter's Weekly Communion
There is now a weekly Village Communion on Thursdays at 10.30am in the Lady Chapel for a trial period.
These services are held at 6.00pm on the third Sunday of every month in St Catherine's Chapel. They are a service of hymns, readings and prayers and everyone is welcome to attend.
Parish Giving Scheme
I hope many of you will have seen the article in the last two editions of the Parish Magazine. The Parish Giving Scheme has been launched in both churches. There are spare packs for anyone who might like to donate in the future. Please consider what you give carefully, we need every penny we can get to keep St Helen's Church open and running. Sue
All Souls Service
The All Souls Service, when our loved ones who have died are remembered, will take place on Sunday 1st November at 6.00pm at St Helen's Church. Clip boards are at the back of each Church for names of people to be added whom you would like to be remembered by name.
Open Worship Meeting
If you would like to discuss how the services are run, or if you would like to see change, something different or you have questions to ask please come along to this meeting on Saturday 21st November from 9.30am - 11.00am.
St Helens Sewing Group
Please does anyone have any red, green, white or gold wool, 4ply or preferably thicker, or ribbons and bindings etc in the same colours, that I could have to make items for the Christmas sales days? Even small quantities will help. We are not meeting as a group at present as people seem happy to make things at home, but do please contact me if you are able to make anything for us to sell for St Helen's Church, or if you would like to meet up and stitch together. Thank you. Mary Jackson
Please note there will be no Bible Study at High Salterns on 26th October due to it being half term. The group will reconvene the following week on Monday 2nd November at 10.30am.
The next branch meeting of the Mothers' Union will be held on Tuesday 27th October at 2.15pm. The afternoon will include a quiz and the usual raffle, business and refreshments. Just a reminder, that we agreed at our last meeting that donations for Needs and Seeds could be brought to the meeting.
Christmas is coming and Sylvia has the Traidcraft catalogues and samples available for viewing and tasting. There is a selection of gifts, cards, seasonal food and everyday household and food goods. If you would like to see a catalogue please let Sylvia know, and an open day will be held on 10th November from 10.00am until 4.00pm. Everyone is welcome.