|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
|Holy Communion - Thursdays at 9.30 am
|Services during the week
Our practise is for you to receive the consecrated wafer into your hand.
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
Lent Lunch in coffee Shop - a total of £327.90 was raised for Christian Aid from this event.
Many thanks for all who helped on the day and all who donated.
The Electoral Roll must be presented at the Annual General Meeting in April.
A copy of the existing Electoral Roll will be displayed on the notice board in the porch from
17th March. Will you please check it for any errors or omissions and report to Mrs Pat
At the 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.
|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
|Monday 25th March - Lady Day Service 2.00pm in St. John's Parish Centre
Saturday 30th March - Commissioning Service for new President 2.00pm in
Wednesday 3rd April - Meeting at 1.00 pm in the Gatty Hall
Friday 5th April Cathedral Coffee Morning
Saturday 13th April - Spring Council at Warmsworth
Wednesday 17th April - EMU meet at 7.30pm at 21 Minster Road.
|Mothers’ Union Notices
|Prayer of Preparation
As you prepare for worship you might like to reflect on these words.
grant your people grace to withstand the temptations
of the world, the flesh and the devil,
and with pure hearts and minds to follow you, the only God;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
|24th March – The Annunciation to Mary