SUNDAY 11th AUGUST 2019 – ST CLARE’S PATRONAL FESTIVAL
10am – JOINT SUNG EUCHARIST… At St Clare’s Church Warren Park – Revd Jonathan Jeffery will preside, Annie Martin – Lay Reader will preach, the Revd Michael Harper will deacon.
‘Bring and Share’ social follows the service in the hall
***NO SERVICE AT ST FRANCIS***
WEDNESDAY 14TH AUGUST 2019
9.30AM – MORNING EUCHARIST… St Francis Church (30 Minute Said service – no hymns – followed by tea & coffee in the hall)
6pm-7pm SILENT PRAYER HOUR – Silent Prayer hour is open to anyone who would like to come and spend some time in quiet prayer in a Sacred & Peaceful Space. The doors are open for an hour but you are welcome to stay as little or as long as you wish during this time and can leave at any time. There are no hymns, no service…just an opportunity for some quiet time with God.
This will take place on the last Sunday of every month at the same time 6pm-7pm. The next service will take place SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH 2019
SAVE THE DATE!
St Francis & St Clare’s PCC Meetings
14th AUGUST – St Clare’s PCC meet Wednesday with Eucharist
15th AUGUST – St Francis PCC meet with Eucharist (Feast of Assumption)
SILENT PRAYER HOUR – EVERY LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH 6PM-7PM
An opportunity to come and sit in the Church and ‘Just Be’ with God in silent prayer. There are no hymns or spoken words, just a peaceful prayerful space for time with God. Some occasions may include reflective music played in the background, other times the Church may be in silence. This prayer time is available for the hour, but people are welcome to come and leave at anytime during this period and stay as little or as long as they wish. This invitation is open to everyone regardless of who you are… It is open to anyone from any Church and those who would not normally attend a Church. Everyone is welcome in God’s House.
Last Sunday of each month @ St Francis Church, Leigh Park
NEXT SERVICE: The next Silent Prayer Hour will take place Sunday 29th August 2019 6pm-7pm
The Prayer Board at St Francis Church is being prayed by a small group monthly.
Do please add prayers for those in need and keep it under review
We continue to hold in our prayers all young people and staff at our local schools. We would like to wish all students and staff a very happy and restful Summer Holiday!
We continue to hold in our hearts the people who ask of our prayers
ST FRANCIS, LEIGH PARK PRAYER FACEBOOK PAGE
As well as our regular St Francis website and Facebook page, we also have a St Francis, Leigh Park Prayer Facebook page.
Please do feel free to leave prayers on this page. You can post favourite prayers or personal prayers and can also ask for prayer requests.
Our Prayer Facebook page is available to everyone regardless of whether you attend Church or not. God hears our prayers in the silence of our hearts and he hears us too when we join together to bring others before him in prayer.
So, whether you wish to pray for yourself, for others, a particular situation or just post a favourite prayer, please do so freely knowing we will be with you in those prayers.
Food Bank PO9 is run and provided by volunteers who are members of the local community to provide food for those in need in our community. There are various collection points available where you can drop items into, including St Francis Church, Park Community School, Riders School & Warren Park School.
Donations are always needed and are received with immense gratitude. If you would like to donate but are unable to deliver items Darren will be very happy to collect, he can be contacted on 07593261200, and is also available on Facebook.
Food Bank PO9 would like to thank everyone for all the great support they have received to help our local families with Easter eggs and would like to wish everyone a wonderful Easter!
If you would like to donate items please do so, they will be very happily received.
ST FRANCIS & ST CLARE’s CHURCH SUMMER FAYRE
A HUGE THANK YOU to all who organised and ran our Summer Fayre in June. Over £1000 was raised! Thank you to everyone who came along on the day.