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THE WHITEWATER BENEFICE

Trinity Sunday – Sunday 27th May 2018

Heckfield Church

Isaiah 6.1-8;

John 3.1-17

8:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

Simon de Quidt

St John’s Church, Hook

Isaiah 6.1-8; Rom 8.12-17;

John 3.1-17

10:00am

Sung Eucharist and Junior Church

The Rev’d Mark Lewis

Jonathan Bushman

Heckfield Church

Isaiah 6.1-8; Rom 8.12-17;

John 3.1-17

10:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

Simon de Quidt

Heckfield Church

Ezek 1.4-10 & 22-28

6:30pm

Evensong

Jennifer Martin

Tim Maynes

 

 

 

 

The Collect for Today

Holy God, faithful and unchanging: enlarge our minds with the knowledge of your truth, and draw us more deeply into the mystery of your love, that we may truly worship you, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

 

 

 

Services during Week Beginning 28th May 2018

 

Tues – Fri

8:30am and 5:30pm

St John’s Church, Hook

Morning Prayer & Evening Prayer

Weds

10:00am

St John’s Church, Hook

Holy Communion

Sat

9:00am

St John’s Church, Hook

Morning Prayer

Sat

3:00pm

St John’s Church, Hook

Wedding of Hunor Fulpesi & Sophie Mellors

 

 

Events this week

Tuesday – Saturday – 10am – 12pm Coffee Shop open to all, Narthex, St John’s, Hook.

Tuesday –1:45pm – 3:15pm Bible Study Group, Narthex, Hook.

Wednesday – 8pm – Fellowship 2-4 Group at 29 Goose Green.

Thursday – 7:30pm Discipleship Course at St John’s Hook, all welcome.

Friday –  7:15pm Junior Choir; 7:45pm Senior Choir, St John’s, Hook.

 

THE WEDDING OF HUNOR FULPESI AND SOPHIE MELLORS

Hunor and Sophie would like to invite all members of the church family to join them at their wedding service.

 

 

 

The First Sunday after Trinity – Sunday 3rd June 2018

 

St John’s Church, Hook

1 Jn 1.1-4; Luke 16.19-end

8:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

Tim Maynes

St John’s Church, Hook

1 Jn 1.1-4; Mark 2.23-3.6

10:00am

All Age Service

Jonathan Bushman

The Rev’d Mark Lewis

Heckfield Church

Deut 5.12-15; 1Jn1.1-4;         Mark 2.23-36

10:30am

Parish Communion

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

 

St John’s Church, Hook

 

12:30pm

Baptism of Joe Hodgson

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

St John’s Church, Hook

4:30pm

Youth Emmaus

Sue Steele

Angelo Arulchelvam

 

 

Notices and News – Events Coming Soon

St. John the Evangelist Church 80th Birthday

Sunday 24th June 2018

Planned Programme for the day:

8:30am              Holy Communion

10:30am                        Songs of Praise Service

12/12:30pm        BBQ (please bring your own alcoholic drinks)

Children’s activities

Cutting the cake

4:00pm              Ends

BBQ Tickets - £5.00 (Adults) & £3.00 (children 6-11)

Tickets available through Church Office, Martin Rudd or Church Wardens of Hook

Please buy your tickets early so catering arrangements can be made!

LIVING JESUS

After Trinity Sunday we enter a season of free choice for preaching and teaching.

We have a book by the retired Bishop of Oxford called ‘Living Jesus’ from which we shall study, think and preach.

This is from 3rd June to 15th July.

* If you would like a copy of the book, please sign up in the Lady Chapel or the Narthex or contact Melanie Lovegrove at the Church Office.

* If you would like to join a study group, now is a great opportunity

please let Marion know, thank you.

Mariondequidt@whitewaterchurches.co.uk

 

‘CELEBRATING THE UNSEEN’ EVENT – THURSDAY 31st MAY at 1:45pm to 5:00pm at Winchester Cathedral.  An afternoon for all those who work behind the scenes to ensure our Churches keep running.  Workshops include:

  • Learning how to care for vestments, silver and linen
  • How to raise awareness of our roles, in order to increase volunteer participation
  • Welcome, how our roles play a vital role
  • Understanding the importance of our roles and how to look after your well being
  • A day in the life of a cathedral verger

To register please contact: Rev’d Rachel Hartland Email: revdrachelhartland@gmail.com

 

ORGAN CONCERT THIS FRIDAY 1st JUNE – ORGANIST ROB GOLDFINCH
During the Summer period the organist at St John’s Hartley Wintney organises a series of short, informal  lunch time organ concerts on the First Friday of the month. These start at 1.15pm and last about half an hour.  Their coffee shop will be open for light refreshments. There is no charge for the concerts but a retiring collection for the church will be held.

 

HOOK GIFT AID – thank you to everyone who gives so generously to all our churches.  There are letters for collection for all Hook’s regular donors, please do check the pigeonholes for yours, or speak to Caroline Bushman.

 

GDPR (GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATIONS) 2018

We have formed a large team within the benefice who are working together to order our procedures and storage.  Everyone will be asked to complete a consent form for us to keep all personal details.  If you have already completed one, thank you.  If you haven’t, please get one today from a churchwarden or from the Benefice Office.

 

 

FOOD BANK DONATIONS may be placed in the marked box in the Narthex in St John’s Hook at any time during the week or taken directly to the Life Church Centre, Elms Road, Hook.  Items Required: tinned vegetables, pasta sauces, UHT milk, long-life fruit juice, custard, tinned fruit, instant coffee.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prayers for Today and the Coming Weeks

 

For celebration: The marriage of Hunor Fulpesi and Sophie Mellors and the birth of their baby daughter.

 

For prayer: those exploring a deeper Christian faith, at Alpha or through one to one meetings towards adult baptism.

 

Those in need of prayer: John Clements, Charlie, Michael and Lisa, Linda Mellors, Mary Watson, Nicky Reynolds, Anita Sills, Rosie, Luke Mappley, Jay Clancy, Ashley.

 

Those who have recently died: Ernest Stimpson, Harry Bates, Christine Townsend.

 

Year’s Mind: 29th May – Michael Cubbage; 1st Jun – Steve Atkins, Tom Wilson, Elizabeth Robinson; 2nd Jun – Hilda Chandler; 3rd Jun – Edward Shelbourn, Jean Manning, Pamela Wastell; 5th Jun – Rosemary Mayo; 6th Jun – Jonathan Swaine.

 

Please also pray:

For our love for one another and our neighbour in 2018

For our vision to share Jesus’ Good News throughout the Whitewater Benefice in 2018

 

Contact Us

 

Priest in Charge

Marion de Quidt may be contacted on (01256) 763211

or by email mariondequidt@whitewaterchurches.co.uk

Benefice Office

Melanie Lovegrove on (01256) 760169.  At St John’s.  office@whitewaterchurches.co.uk  Weekdays 9.30am to 12pm

Pastoral Visiting Hook

 

Please contact: Reverend Marion de Quidt (01256) 763211

or Jennie Martin on (07803) 505265

Pastoral Visiting HMR

Please contact: Church Office on (01256) 760169

Hook PCC Secretary

Dr Jane Worlock (01256) 764303

Hook Stewardship

Nikki Wild (01256) 762865

Hook Gift Aid

Caroline Bushman (01256) 959699

HMR PCC Secretary

Vacancy – could you help?

HMR Stewardship

Vacancy – could you help?

HMR Gift Aid

Anne Hallowes (01252) 845144  anne.hallowes@btinternet.com

 

 

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