Minister: The Rev. Barry Allen. email:
Tel: 01621 853423
Lay worker: Mrs Gill Songer. email: email@example.com -
Tel: 07963 741132
Sunday 24th Sept. 2017; 25th
in Ordinary Time – Year A – 11.15 a.m.
Lectionary (set) readings for today
16: 2-15; Psalm 105: 1-6, 37-45; Philippians 1: 21-30; Matthew 20: 1-16.
O.T. readings (related) – Jonah 3:10-4:11; Psalm 145: 1-8.
Today we warmly welcome to lead our worship, our good friend -
O Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name,
Make known his deeds among the peoples.
Sing to him, sing praises to him; tell of his wonderful
Glory in his holy name;
Let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. (NRSV Psalm 105: 1-3)
PRAYER HANDBOOK: The Methodist Church Prayer
Handbook, ‘Jesus the first and Last’ is available at the discount price of
£3.15 from David & Val.
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY:
Thursday Morning Service on 28th September at
10.00 a.m. led by Rev. Elspeth Bland
Tuesday 3rd October – Bible Study at the Church
7.30p.m. Open to all, led by Gill Songer
Sunday October 8th Circuit Prayer – Our
Pilgrimage at Maldon Methodist. Bring & Share refreshments from 6.00 p.m. –
Worship from 6.30 p.m.
On this Sunday, we are welcome to Join together
We consider our personal and corporate journey
We will share prayer stations situated
throughout the building
We will consider a Circuit pilgrimage to
Santiago de Compostela following the part of the Camino called ‘The English
Once again you have the opportunity to share
your church prayer boards and share your prayers
Saturday December 2nd – Church cleaning day
Harvest: Please note that our Harvest Thanksgiving
Service will start at 10.30am next Sunday.
It will be a joint Methodist/Anglican service led by
members. All donations will go to CHESS
– the Churches Homeless Emergency Support Scheme, which seeks to reflect
Christ's love by relieving hardship and distress amongst the single homeless in
Chelmsford and Essex:
There is an ongoing need for donations of non-perishable
food, clothing and general cooking and cleaning items. Things they always need are:
Coffee, tea, sugar, baked beans, chicken gravy granules,
cook-in sauce, tomato sauce, tinned vegetables, semi-skimmed long life milk,
fruit squashes, cooking oil, soap powder, toilet rolls, kitchen rolls, black
bin bags, dishwasher tablets, rinse aid, dishwasher salt, washing up liquid,
shampoo, deodorant, shower gel, anti-bacterial hand wash, bleach, toilet
cleaner, tin foil, cling film and sandwich bags. Financial contributions are also most
For more information see the Notice Board in the Meeting
TRINITY UNITED CHURCH
Woodham Ferrers CM3 5JX