Weekly Notices

 

THE WHITEWATER BENEFICE

The Ninth Sunday after Trinity – Sunday 18th August 2019

Creative

 

Mattingley Church

1 Cor10.1-13; Luke 18.1-8

8:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Shona Hoad

St John’s Church, Hook

Psalm 97; Luke 18.1-8

10:00am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

The Trussell Trust, Food Bank,

Christine Siddall

Mattngley Church

Psalm 97; James 3.13-18

Luke 18.1-8

10:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Shona Hoad

St John’s Church, Hook

12:30pm

Baptism of Isabelle Barnard

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

Jennifer Martin

Mattingley Rectory

4:30pm

Youth Emmaus

The Rev’d Shona Hoad, Martin Hoad, the Rev’d Marion de Quidt

St John’s Church, Hook

Psalm 97; James 3.13-18

Luke 18.1-8

7:00pm

Contemporary Worship

Nikki Wild

The Rev’d Shona Hoad

 

 

Gracious Father, revive your Church in our day, and make her holy, strong and faithful, for your glory’s sake in Jesus Christ our Lord.

 

Marion will be covering services in Eversley and Yateley in the coming weeks to help out. This Sunday she is at St Mary’s Eversley at 8am.

 

Services during Week Beginning 19th August 2019

 

Mon

 – Fri

8:30am and 5:30pm

St John’s Church, Hook

 

Morning & Evening Prayer

 

Mon

10:30am

St John’s Church, Hook

Monday Prayer Group

Weds

10:00am

St John’s Church, Hook

Holy Communion

Weds

12:30pm

Basingstoke Crematorium

Funeral of Keith Bridle

Fri

1:15pm

Basingstoke Crematorium

Funeral of Joan Lycett

Sat

9:00am

St John’s Church, Hook

Morning Prayer

Sat

12 noon

Rotherwick Church

Wedding of Michael Sidwell & Hannah Chatt

 

 

 

 

The Tenth Sunday after Trinity – Sunday 25th August 2019

 

 

contemplative

 

St Michael’s Church, Heckfield

Rom 11.33-12.2; Luke 19.41-47

8:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Shona Hoad

Martin Hoad

St John’s Church, Hook

Rom 11.33-12.2; Luke 13.10-17

10:00am

Sung Eucharist

The Rev’d Shona Hoad

Martin Hoad

St Michael’s Church, Heckfield

Neh 8.1-12; Rom 11.33-12.2

Luke 13.10-17

10:30am

Morning Worship

Jennifer Martin, Rosie Mandry

St Michael’s Church, Heckfield

Isaiah 30.8-21; 2 Cor 9

6:30pm

Evensong

Martin Hoad

 

 

Notices and News – Events This Week

 

Monday, Wednesday to Friday – 10am – 12pm Coffee Shop open to all, Narthex, St John’s, Hook.   Please note: coffee shop is currently closed on Tuesdays and Saturdays.

 

SUNDAY MORNINGS IN SUMMER HOLIDAYS IN HOOK - during the school summer holidays, while there is no Junior Church there is an opportunity for young people to watch a Christian children's video in the Solar Room during the morning service, we will go out after the first hymn and join again in time for the Eucharist.

 

HART FOODBANK QUIZ NIGHT – Sunday 18th August at 7pm at The Red Lion in Odiham.  Hart Foodbank is a local charity that our benefice is proud to support. There is a further chance to help the Foodbank by taking part in a dedicated fundraising quiz night to be held on Sunday 18th August at 7pm at The Red Lion in Odiham. Teams of 4 to 6 people; £5 per person entry fee. If you would like to form a team (or more than one?) from the benefice, speak to Kim Foster.

 

‘FRIENDS OF JESUS’ MORNING OF FUN LEARNING – Saturday 31st August at 10am to 1pm at St John’s Church, Hook.  Discover what it means to be a friend of Jesus.  For children under 14 years plus carer.  Refreshments and light lunch provided – suggested donation of £2.50 per child.  For further information please contact Church Office.

 

CHURCH CENTRE CLOSED on Saturday 7th September all day.  There will be access to the Lady Chapel and for the Ministry Team meeting, but no access to the church or Narthex.  Unfortunately, the RSCM Exams which were to have taken place in June had to be rescheduled, and will now take place on 7th September.
 

NIGHT LIGHT WINTER SHELTER - dates have now been released for new and returning volunteers training sessions. These will take place at the Sarum Hill Centre in Basingstoke on Saturday 21st September starting at 9:30 am and repeated on Tuesday 8th October starting 7:30pm for returning volunteers. Dates for new volunteers are Saturday 28th September from 9:30 am and repeated Tuesday 15th October. If you would like to know more about volunteering at the NLWS, please speak to either Shirley Clancy or Kim Foster.

 

DONATIONS - If you would like to donate to the work of St John's but have not brought cash with you, donations can also be made by debit or credit card at the back of church. Thank you in advance for your generosity.

 

 

FOOD BANK DONATIONS may be placed in the marked box in the Narthex in St John’s, Hook at any time during the week; left at any HMR Church when a service is taking place or taken directly to the Life Church Centre, Elms Road, Hook.

Items required: custard, rice pudding, jam, pasta sauce, sponge pudding, instant mash, tinned potatoes, washing up liquid, sweet treats – sweets, chocolate bars, toffees etc, men’s grooming products and shampoo.

AUGUST PRAYER THEMES = 4 x ‘C’

 

During August we shall be preaching and learning more about prayer and how we can deepen our prayer lives.

Creative

Compassionate

Sunday 4th August = Creative (Active) Prayer

Sunday 11th August = Contemplative (Reflective) Prayer

Sunday 18th August = Compassionate (Justice) Prayer

Sunday 25th August = Centred (Word) Prayer

Centred

Contemplative

 

 

Prayers for Today and the Coming Weeks

 

For thanksgiving: for summertime occasions to meet friends and relax with family.

For prayer: us all as we seek to follow Jesus in 2019, and offer the gift of ourselves to him.

Those in need of prayer: John Clements, Michael, Linda, Nicky, Nancy, Iris, Mary Jennings, Mary Watson, Robin Booth, Luke White, Charlie Hughes, Ivor Williams, David and Lynda, Lorna Nodder, Ruth Foot, John.

Those who have recently died: Keith Bridle, Linda Newman, Joan Lycett.

Year’s Mind: 21st August – Myrtle Burt.

We love to pray for people who ask for prayer, but please do ask Marion first, so that we understand the situation, and we know that the person in need has given their permission to publish their name here.  We shall continue to pray for people in our Years’ Mind for 2 years after their passing, and then request that their family confirm with us that you would like us to continue.  Thanks so much.

 

 

Contact Us

 

Rector

Marion de Quidt may be contacted on (01256) 763211

or mariondequidt@whitewaterchurches.co.uk

Please note Marion is not available on Tuesday

Assistant Priest

Shona Hoad may be contacted on (07871) 740158 or

(0118) 932 6075 or shonahoad@whitewaterchurches.co.uk

Please note Shona is not available on Thursdays and Fridays

Benefice Office

Melanie Lovegrove on (01256) 760169.  At St John’s, Hook.  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: Reverend Marion de Quidt (01256) 763211 or the Church Office on (01256) 760169

Hook PCC Secretary

Watch this space!

Hook Stewardship

Nikki Wild (01256) 762865

Hook Gift Aid

Caroline Bushman (01256) 959699

HMR PCC Secretary

Sarah Moore rotherwickcw1@yahoo.com

HMR Stewardship

Vacancy – could you help?

HMR Gift Aid

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

 

 

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The PCC of Hook Parish is a Registered Charity Number 1183688

The PCC of Heckfield with Mattingley and Rotherwick is a Registered Charity Number 1132735