Welcome to United Holy Communion at Buckland Brewer Parish Church
Sunday 7 February 2016 led by Rev Wendy Mitchell
Welcome to all to our time of worship & fellowship this afternoon – There will be tea & coffee after the service – All are Welcome
Methodist Minister – Rev PJ Jackson – The Manse, Shebbear, EX21 5SH – 01409 281262
Anglican Rector – Rev Wendy Mitchell – The Rectory – Woolsery EX39 5QF- 01237 431160
Today’s Lectionary – Psalm 99; Exodus 34:29-35; 2 Corinthians 3:12-4:2; Luke 9:28-43
Forthcoming United Services
- Sunday 14 February – 10am – Parish Church – Frank Watson
- Sunday 21 February – 10am – Methodist Church – Hilary Savage
- Sunday 28 February – 10am – Methodist Church – Jim Wood
- Sunday 6 March – 10am – Parish Church – Mothering Sunday
Every Friday from 10.15am – 12noon – Coffee Morning at Parish Church Schoolroom
Every Friday’s– Buckland Brewer ‘Bumps & Babes Toddler Group meets in the Buckland Brewer Methodist Church Schoolroom from 9-45am-11-45am during Term Time
Buckland Community Shop from 8am-6pm each day and 8am-1pm on Saturdays in Old Vestry
North Devon Foodbank Collection Point in Community Shop
Young persons (11+) Drop In on Thursday’s during Term Time at 7pm in Chapel Schoolroom
Snooker Club every Wednesday in Chapel Schoolroom at 7.30pm
TODAY – ‘Big Brunch’ in aid of New Community Hall at Buckland Village Hall from 10am-2pm
Tuesday 9th February (Shrove Tuesday) – Alwington Parish Church Pancake Party in the Old Schoolroom from 7pm – Donations to Church Funds
Tuesday 9th February – Buckland Fete Meeting at 7.30pm in Buckland Parish Church Schoolroom
Wednesday 10th February – Littleham Methodist Church Coffee Morning from 10-30am – 12noon. £1for coffee & food with the usual bring and buy stall. Money raised will be for the Air Ambulance.
Wednesday 10th February – Buckland Parish Council Meeting at 7.30pm in Buckland School
Thursday 11th February – Buckland Parish Church PCC Meeting at 7.30pm in Schoolroom
The Methodist Church Council Meeting previously arranged for Thursday 11th February is being re-arranged to another date
Monday 15th February – Torridge Circuit Methodist Women in Britain Committee meeting
at 7.30 pm at Torrington Methodist Church. All are welcome. Items on the agenda will include planning for Easter Offering Service.
Wednesday 17th February – Buckland History Group Meeting at 7.30pm in Parish Church Schoolroom – Talk on ‘Holsworthy Remembers’
Thursday 18th February – Parish Council Election for 1 Seat – Polling Station in Buckland Village Hall between 7am & 10pm
Sunday 21st February – Torridge Methodist Circuit Service at 6.30pm at High Street, Bideford Methodist Church
Thursday 10th March – Torridge Methodist Circuit meeting at 7.30pm at Torrington Methodist Church
Saturday 12th March – ‘Discovering God in Culture’ Festival at St Thomas Methodist Church, Cowick Street, Exeter, EX4 1JE from 10am-3.45pm. Please book with Rev Julian Albrow on 01392 255791 – see leaflets & poster for more details – Free Lunch
Monday 28th March – Easter Monday Morning Breakfast from 9am-12noon at Buckland Village Hall in aid of Buckland Parish & Methodist Churches. See David Blight if you willing to help
We remember in our prayers all those we know who have lost loved ones recently and all we know who are ill or worried about loved ones, friends or situations. We include in our prayers all that we know who are unwell at this time.
We remember in our prayers the life & family of Tony Beard, the ‘Wag from Widecombe’ who died this past week – he attended & entertained at many events in Buckland including the Fete
We hold in our prayers all those caught up with the ongoing terrorist attacks around the world – those who have lost loved ones, those injured & those emotionally affected by events.
We pray for the Christians throughout Britain & the World Wide Church. We remember those working for peace & stability in Iraq, Syria, Gaza, Israel, South Sudan, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Ukraine, Nigeria, West Africa & many other places around our world.
The Collection for Methodist Church & Circuit Funds on Sunday 24th January was £88 & £6 for Coffee
Planned Bible Readers for Sunday 14th February – Roger Walter
Methodist Cleaning for Saturday 13th February – Carol Hampson
Into your hands, O God, we commend our souls and our bodies, our families and our friends, all our neighbours and all who have blessed us with their goodness, those who have confessed their faith in Christ and those who stand in need of your protection. Enfold us in your love and grant us never to be parted from you in time or in eternity; for your own mercies’ sake. Amen.
Edmund of Abingdon (1180-1240)
Buckland Brewer Parish Website – www.bucklandbrewerparish.org.uk
Torridge Circuit Website – torridgecircuit.co.uk
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