|The Weekly Notices Page
We welcome all who are baptised to share in the bread and the wine.
|Gift Aid Envelopes
If you are a tax payer you can increase your gift to the church by 28p in the pound by
putting your collection in the white gift aid envelopes. Please do this whenever possible, not
forgetting to fill in your name, address and to sign it. The details you provide are completely
confidential and will not be used for any other contact
Items for the Parish Magazine can now be sent to the editor by E-mail.
Email the Parish Magazine
Please report any errors or omissions using this e-mail link:
|Timings for this week's events and next Sunday's services.
For an up to date listing check the Online Diary
|Prayer of Preparation
As you prepare for worship you might like to reflect on these words.
|God our Father,
you have raised our humanity in Christ
and have fed us with the bread of heaven:
mercifully grant that, nourished with such spiritual blessings,
we may set our hearts in the heavenly places;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
|Holy Communion - Thursdays at 9.30 am
|28th May – Seventh Sunday of Easter
|Services during the week
Our practise is for you to receive the consecrated wafer into your hand. Please do not try to
dip your bread or wafer into the wine. If you do not wish to drink from the common cup
then please take the wafer only
Box at the back of church for your contributions
If you come to Church here in Ecclesfield and you’re not on the Church Electoral
Roll we would encourage you to put your name forward. Forms and further details are
available from the Church wardens. Please give your completed forms to Pat Hawley (or a
church warden if Pat is not available)
|Church Office Opening Hours
Tuesday & Wednesday 9.30 am to 11.30 am
Thursday 9.00 am to 12.00 noon
Telephone 0114 245 0106
Please can you have any work to be done in the office at least two days before required.
Email the Office
Should be made to Pat Clarke 0114 257 7191
During Church Office Hours should be made to:
Jean Fowler 0114 245 0106
|New feature - Bible readings are now provided as links to the BibleGateway
click on readings to read online. Version - NRSVA
|Your giving to the work of the church
There is more than one way of giving
1. Bankers Order
2. Gift Aid envelopes if you are a tax payer
3. Stewardship Envelopes
4. On the collection plate
For further information see: -
Audrey Sidebottom – Treasurer or Ian Hartshorne – Giving Director
|Time for God - Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday in Church (choir vestry) during school term
time. A time for worship, teaching and prayer. Dates for June 13th.
For more information, please speak to Tim.
Baptism Review Wednesday 7th June
7.30pm in Church.
On Pentecost Sunday 4th June
There will be no evening service at St Mary's.
Instead we will be joining in a Diocesan celebration at the Cathedral from 5.30pm.
The event is free but admission is by ticket.
Please will you let Tim know if you wish to attend so that we can book tickets.
Ecclesfield in Bloom - Are holding a Coffee Morning and Plant Sale
At St. Mary’s Church, Ecclesfield on Saturday 3rd June between 10am and 12noon
Coffee/Tea, Cakes, Plants, Cards and Raffle.
|For people who give by bankers order
There are now slips in a basket near the hymn books. If you give by bankers Order please
take one and put it on the collection plate during the service. It was felt that giving by Bank
Orders should be recognised and blessed along with other gifts on the collection plate
|MU - Next Meeting - Wednesday 7th June 1 pm in the Gatty Hall
Speaker - Heather Stennett
MU - Summer Outing - Wednesday 12th July - Outing to Nostell Priory. Coach will
leave the co-op at 9.30am Cost £17.50 (£8 for National Trust Members) Names to Jennifer
Armeson or Stephanie Hartshorne with £5 deposit. Everyone welcome.
MU - Afternoon Tea - 23rd July
Tickets £5 available soon from Jennifer, Jenifer, Norma, Maureen, Stephanie.
Please encourage friends to come with you and stay to the Songs of Praise
at 6 pm - anyone wishing to choose a hymn as part of the service please let us know.
MU - Local Subscriptions (£10) - These are now due-these subscriptions pay for the rent,
refreshments, cards, flowers etc., Please give them to Jennifer Armeson.
MU - Home and Families Magazine - If you take this magazine the subscriptions will be
due to be paid in June and paid to Norma Priest.
MU - Cathedral Coffee Morning - Friday 2nd June 10.00am
|Mothers’ Union Notices