TODAY’S READINGS & SERVICES, Christ the King:
Ezekiel 34.11-16, 20-24, Ephesians 1.15-end, Matthew 25.31-end
9am BCP Holy Communion Chitterne
10.30am Family Communion Orcheston
4pm Family Service & Tea Shrewton
READINGS & SERVICES FOR 3rd DECEMBER, Advent Sunday:
Isaiah 64.1-9, 1 Corinthians 1.3-9, Mark 13.24-end
9am Holy Communion (BCP) Chitterne
10.30am Family Communion Tilshead
4pm Advent Service Orcheston, St George
The following services take place during the week.
Do join us if you can:
Tues 10am Holy Communion Shrewton
Wed 10am Morning Prayer Shrewton
Wed 4.30pm Compline Chitterne
Thus 9.30am Morning Prayer Tilshead
Thus 5.30pm Evening Prayer Orcheston
Sat 5.30pm Compline Tilshead
FOR OUR PRAYERS
Please remember the following people in your prayers… Antonia, Angie, Betty, Bryan, Carol, Caroline, Christopher, Daisy, Emily, Jerry, Jim, Judy, June, Karen, Marion, Maureen, Michael, Oscar, Pam, Peggy, Robert, Robert, Sarah, Simon; for Freda, and all who grieve; for those who long for God’s Kingdom to come.
whose Son Jesus Christ ascended
to the throne of heaven
that he might rule over all things as Lord and King; keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit
and in the bond of peace,
and bring the whole created order
to worship at his feet;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever. Amen.
100th anniversaries, 30th November 11am
Shrewton War Memorial. On this day we will be marking the 100th anniversary of death of 3 men – George Kyte, Cyril Bundy & John Bull- who came from Shrewton/Maddington. All welcome at this short service of commemoration.
Services next Sunday, 3rd December
Please note, that due to the Advent Service in St George’s next Sunday afternoon, there will be no Bible Study at Chitterne, and the early (9am) service has moved to Chitterne from Orcheston.
Mothers Union Advent Carol Service,
4th December, 7.30pm in St Mary’s Church, Shrewton. Please bring a torch for this candlelit service. There will be a retiring collection for Mothers in the Salisbury Women’s Refuge to buy gifts for their children.
SUDAN CHRISTMAS LUNCH 6th DECEMBER, Chitterne Village Hall, 12.30pm. Tickets £7.50 available from Christine Pearson 01985 850240 firstname.lastname@example.org; Sarah Gooch 01985 850893 email@example.com; or Virginia Pryor 01985 850255 firstname.lastname@example.org
Christmas Collection For Salisbury Women’s Refuge, 17th December, Chitterne Church.
As well as the retiring collection on 4th December in Shrewton, there will be a collection in Chitterne at the Benefice Carol Service for the Women’s Refuge. Any gifts for the women or children will be welcome, however what the ladies really appreciate are gift vouchers to enable them to choose gifts for their families. Thank you!
Shoebox Appeal- message from Sue Allway
Between us the churches in this community sent 21 shoe boxes, 3 bags of extra shoe box stuff, 1 bag of stuff for the shop (not suitable for shoe boxes), 2 bags of food and £65 to cover transportation cost of shoe boxes. Thank you very much to everyone who gave and/or helped pack boxes.