Weekly Notices 19th May 2019

FLOWERS

The flowers today are kindly given “In Celebration of Wesley Day” on 24th May.

CHURCH FAMILY

It is with sadness we announce the death of Doris Carr.  Doris was a well-loved member here.    Doris’s funeral will be at Landican for family only on Friday, 31st May at 11.30 a.m.  This will be followed by a Service of Thanksgiving here at 12.30 p.m.  Refreshments will be served in the Hall after the Service of Thanksgiving.  All who knew Doris are warmly invited to the Service of Thanksgiving.

THE BEACON

Pick up your copy of the latest edition of The Beacon from the foyer and take one for anyone who may be interested.  Would Pastoral Visitors please pick up copies for anyone on their list who is not able to get to church.

CIRCUIT PRAYER DIARY

Copies of the Prayer Diary for May are now available.  Please pick up a copy from the foyer.

CIRCUIT PLAN

Copies of the next Circuit Plan for the three months beginning 2nd June are now available in the foyer together with the May edition of “Good News”.

PLAN OF SERVICES AT WEST KIRBY

Copies of the plan of services to be held at West Kirby over the three months commencing 2nd June are also available from the foyer. 

FRIDAY COFFEE MORNING ROTA

Please sign the new sheet in the foyer if you can help serve coffee and wash up on a Friday morning during the three months commencing 7th June.

SINGING CAFÉ

The next Singing Café at St. Luke’s, Hoylake is from 10.30 a.m. on Thursday, 23rd May.  All welcome.

WOMEN’S FELLOWSHIP

The last meeting before the summer break will be the AGM on Thursday, 23rd May at 2.30 p.m. in the Hilda Shore Room.  During the break there will be monthly tea and cakes afternoons in June, July & August.  Check the notices for details nearer the time.

BREAD MAKING

The next session is on Saturday, 25th May from 10 a.m. until 12.15 p.m.  Please join us for bread making or at 11.15 a.m. for coffee, biscuits and pizza.  Last month a number of families from Bacon Butty came, so please support this fun and important small initiative.  For more information phone Dirk on 07847 739 533.

SONGS OF PRAISE

The morning service on 16th June will be a Songs of Praise Service.  Have you a favourite hymn plus a story to go with it?  If so, we’d love to receive your contribution to this service.  If you are happy to tell the story yourself that will be great, but don’t be put off – if you would rather not, then someone will read your contribution for you.  Please let Catherine Jackson or Graham Gladden know by 2nd June so they will have time to plan the service.

SUPPORT FOR ASYLUM SEEKERS

A church based group to support asylum seekers and refugees is starting at the Link Emmanuel in Birkenhead.  It is an informal setting to help those in need of English speaking experiences and will be held on Thursdays between 3.30 p.m. and 5.30 p.m.  If you are interested in knowing more please contact Howie Aziz at Howie.aziz@hotmail.co.uk

FLOWER FESTIVAL

Irby Methodist Church are celebrating 150 years of Methodism in Irby.  To mark the occasion they will be holding a Flower Festival 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. on 7th & 8th June and 1-4 p.m. on 9th June. Souvenir Programme £3 (includes tea/coffee).  Lunches from 12.30 p.m. £2.50.