Prayers this week:
Those troubled in body, mind or spirit:
Sheila & Alan Richardson, Marilyn Bould, Richard, Martha & Adie
Those who have died:
Those remembered at this time:
Raymond Alfred Showell, Susan Mary Brown, Jessie Bradbeer
Also remembering Refugees living in harrowing conditions as they attempt to find a passage to a place of safety.
Bring to God too all who suffer from racial abuse, bullying, violence and hatred, praying for a time when all are subject to God’s just and gentle rule.
Bible Study Group
Monday afternoons from 2.30 – 4.00 pm in Church, looking at the readings set for Sunday. It is an informal discussion group where all thoughts and ideas are valued. New members will be made very welcome.
Ladies’ Prayer Group
Our next meeting will be at 9 Hadley St on Tuesday 23rd November, starting at 2.00pm. Everyone welcome – for more information talk to Rosemary Payne on 472943.
Tea and Toast
Tea and Toast is back! Monday mornings during term time from 9.00am to 10.00am in church. All welcome!
Due to insufficient numbers coming, Coffee shop will be postponed until January 2022 when the situation will be reviewed. Thanking you for your support. From the Team.
We are now able to continue collecting food items for Burton Salvation Army, the basket will be in church which will be open every day. Tinned or packaged goods – in date please.
It is with delight that we are once again able to send the POSADA figures around the village.
If you would like to host Mary and Joseph for one night during Advent (28th November – 23rd December) please sign up on the list at the back of church.
During Advent we will also be collecting new toys and gifts for mothers and children at the Pathway refuge in Lichfield. There will be a table in church for you to bring your gifts. Please leave them unwrapped.
Also in aid of Pathway – there is to be a Christmas Concert by Good Company Choir, on Wednesday 8th December 2.00 pm, at St. Michael’s on the Hill in Lichfield, to raise funds in support of the work of this Refuge. Tickets are £10 which includes a glass of wine. Available from Liz Binsley 472761 – If you wish to go names are needed by the end of November.
BIG INSIDE CHURCH CLEAN.
FRIDAY 3RD DECEMBER, 9AM – 12NOON
PLEASE, PLEASE COULD YOU COME AND SPEND AN HOUR WITH US
Polish a pew, clean some glass, hoover a seat cushion, whatever takes your fancy!
After nearly 2 years since the last proper one, it really is time to do an attack.
Materials provided. Cake, biscuits and drinks are part of the deal.
We need to start a new cleaning rota on a weekly basis after that. TWO people for an hour and a half max spent per week doing light dusting and tidying is all that is necessary.
Any information needed, Tel – Judith Rickard 472682.
Please will you send any requests for floodlights to Rosemary Payne, 9 Hadley Street. Tel: 472943 email@example.com Thank you.
Notice Sheets from Kings Bromley, Hamstall Ridware and Mavesyn Ridware
In addition to the Notice sheet for Yoxall, we will be sending out the Notice sheets for the other Churches in our Benefice each week so that we can all pray for one another at this time.
UNITED BENEFICE SERVICE ROTA
St Michael and All Angels
Christ the King
2nd Sunday of Advent
United Benefice Holy Communion and
Patronal Festival at St Nicholas, Mavesyn Ridware
Details of all services throughout the Benefice are always displayed on the notice boards at church. Details for the December services will be available as soon as possible.
Revd Jeremy Brading firstname.lastname@example.org
Items for notices for next Sunday to Sue Piper by Wednesday please ~ email email@example.com (Tel 472314)