|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.
in whose service lies perfect freedom:
teach us to obey you
with loving hearts and steadfast wills;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
|Holy Communion - Thursdays at 9.30 am
|21st October – 21st Sunday after Trinity
|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 9.00am to 1.00pm
Thursday 9.00am to 12.00pm
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
|Office Closed October 22nd for one week Re-Opens Tuesday 30th October
The harvest donations for the Archer Project
will be collected on Friday 26th October between 13:00-15:00 sorry can't be more specific but
that is our time slot from them. Help would be appreciated.
After the 10am service on Sunday 28th Oct
there will be a brief meeting as a Church to discuss the plans for the proposed Disabled
this group will be performing here in Church on Saturday 10th November at 7.30pm.
Tickets available in Church and Coffee Shop. £8 Adults. £1 Child.
On Remembrance Sunday 11the November
we are hoping to keep the Church open all day for visitors. Please sign up on the sheet at the
back of Church if you are able to Church sit for an hour in the afternoon.
Remembrance Sunday 11th November 2018
This will be the centenary of the end of WW1 and we aim to have the building open all day.
As part of the commemorations, we will be making a large display of poppies at the back of
church in memory of all the local people who fought, died or were involved in some way. We
would like you to help by making poppies – knitted, crocheted, material or paper. More
details will be available at the back of church.
CART: Christian Action Relief Trust
this charity based in Huddersfield takes items to designated Churches in Africa. They need: -
Sewing Machines, Haberdashery, Large pieces of material. School items: - Note Books, pens,
pencils and rubbers. Garden Tools. Any article will not be refused. Heather Johnson Tel:
Christmas Gift Appeal 2018
I had a thought about Children in Sheffield who don’t get a Christmas gift, could you fill a
box or gift bag to bring them some Christmas joy. Gifts will be going to a women’s refuge in
Sheffield. Ann Hackett
Operation Christmas Child
I am also sending boxes to Operation Christmas Child leaflets are at the back of church for
more information see Ann Hackett or phone: 01142467159
The Children’s Society Coffee Morning
Saturday 3rd November 10.00am – 12.30pm
Cakes, Raffle and Gift Stall. Please come and support us.
we need people to sign up for baking rota in kitchen, please. Thank you.
Ecclesfield Church Christmas Fayre
It is this time of the year when we are starting to prepare for our Christmas Fayre which is to
be held in the Gatty Hall on Saturday 1st December. With this in mind we are starting to
collect bottles for Tombola Bottle Stall (see Michael Waldron) unwanted gifts and Bric-a-Brac
(see Ann Oldknow). We shall be asking for more help nearer the time.
Thank you for your support - The Outreach Team.
At next year's AGM in April
Our Treasurer and Planned Giving Officer are both retiring after many years of faithful
service. This means that we will need to rebuild our finance team. If you have interest and/or
skills in this area, please speak to Tim. I hope that we can appoint a new team to overlap with
Audrey and Ian, starting sometime this autumn to ensure a smooth transition.
|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
|Wednesday 7th November 1-00 pm in the Gatty Hall.
Mothers’ Union Annual Lunch Wednesday 23rd January 2019
The annual lunch has been booked at The Garrison Hotel, Hillsborough. 12.30 for 1.00pm It
is open to all. A deposit of £5.00 a head is required ASAP. The full cost of the meal is £14.00
for two courses and £18.00 for three courses. The menu choice will be available during
November along with the outstanding balance. Jennifer Armerson – Treasurer.
Friday 2nd November - Cathedral Coffee Morning
|Mothers’ Union Notices