St Helens with Seaview
The website: www.havenchurches.org.uk
SUNDAY 22nd November Christ the King
Wednesday 25th November
Thursday 26th November
Sunday 29th November Advent Sunday
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.
HOLY TRINITY, BEMBRIDGE 10am SERVICE READINGS
29th November Advent Sunday
1 Thessalonians 3 .9 - end
Luke 21. 25-36
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 Wangaratta [Victoria, Australia]
This Diocese: Pray for Bishop Christopher; Archdeacon Peter; The Parish of Godshill & St Albans Ventnor
World: Pray for the people of France
Island:We pray for the work of the Mothers' Union
Sick: Peggy, Terry, Anne, Penelope, Stan, Violet, James
Recently Died: David Burden, Joyce Smallwood
Recently Married: Gavin & Rachel Douglas
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
“God created human beings in his own image. In the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. Then God looked over all he had made, and he saw that it was very good.” (Genesis 1.27,31)
Nov 23rd 10.30am Bible Study / House Group
Nov 24th 2.15pm MU Annual Service St Peter's Church folloed by AGM in St Peter's Hall
Dec 7th 11.00am St Peter's Funeral Joyce Smallwood
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.
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 recent 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
Victim Support in Hampshire
We are currently looking to recruit volunteer support workers for victims of crime across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, to work supporting victims of crime within the community. Full training & expenses are provided and we only ask for a two hour a week commitment. If you are interested please contact Matt Cable by email, matthew(dot)cable(at)victimsupport(dot)org(dot)uk. or call the Victim Care Service on 02380 240614.
Jane Clarke would be very pleased to hear from anybody who would like to join those who help to do flower arrangements in St Helen's Church
From 23rd November will start the four week Advent course. All are welcome to attend.
Tuesday 24th November is the MU service in St Peter's Church starting at 2.15pm. This will be followed by the AGM in the Church Hall.
Advent Sunday Morning Service
There will be a joint Sung Eucharist Service at Holy Trinity, Bembridge to celebrate Advent. It is hoped that as many as possible will go along from the parish.
Vectis Band Carol Concert
Come along to St Helen's Church on Thursday 3rd December to sing carols accompanied by the Vectis band. Retiring collection for charity.
Lights of Love
In St Peter's 7.00pm on Friday 4th December.
As their Centenary Community Project a fundraising concert is being hosted by Seaview WI at St Peter's Church on Saturday 12th December at 7.00pm. The soloist is soprano Lydia Fleming-Dupont accompanied on the piano by Alisa Legroux. The music will range from light classical to the shows/seasonal. Light refreshments will be served in the interval. Donations to the church fabric fund will be gratefully received. The church is in the heart of the village of Seaview.