Bulletin for the week beginning 23rd April 2017
2nd Sunday of Easter
Collect for the First Sunday after Easter (BCP)
Almighty Father who hast given thine only Son to die for our sins, and to rise again for our justification; Grant us so to put away the leaven of malice and wickedness, that we may always serve thee in pureness of living and truth; through the merits of the same thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen
Diocesan Lent Appeal 2017
There will be a collection today and at next week’s services for the Diocesan Lent Appeal which this year is for ‘Sowing Seeds for Tomorrow in Angola and Mozambique’ Please use the Brown envelopes to help us support this important project.
Apr 24 Barrie Ceaton 1988
Apr 24 Gerald Bishop 2001
Apr 24 Helena Gwenford Lloyd – Pender 2003
Apr 25 Betty Jones 1989
Apr 26 Samuel Henry ‘Harry’ Danks 2001
Apr 27 Florence Dunning 1992
Apr 29 David Mason 2011
May they rest in peace and rise in glory. Amen
Collect for Easter 2 (CW)
Risen Christ, for whom no door is locked, no entrance barred open the doors of our hearts, that we mat seek the good of others and walk the joyful road of sacrifice and peace, to the praise of God the Father. Amen
Spirewatch Art Fair – Bank Holiday weekend 29, 30 April &1 May, 9.30 am – 6.00 pm
In the Church Room and Marquee
Affordable art “Inspired by Harrow Hill”
Garden plants – stock up your borders!
Home-baked cakes and teas – relax with friends!
Gifts, bric-a-brac & books – something for everyone!
£400 oil painting to win in the raffle!
Roof Tours Sun & Mon pm – see the view, chime a bell!
OSRG exhibitions open for Art Fair visitors Sun 2-5.30
Make a difference – volunteer a couple of hours, bake a cake, bring some plants, help with teas. Phone Doug Benham 020 8864 6042, 07920 010 372
All proceeds to Spirewatch Fund for the roof
Sunday Lunch Club
The next Sunday Lunch Club will take place on May 7th at The Old Etonian. Please reserve a place by contacting Irene Greenwell at church, or phone her on 020 8861 1382 or email her on
Planned Giving Statements for 2016 are now ready for collection at the back of the Church
In your prayers please remember those who require healing or are housebound and their carers
Alan and Mavis Gee
Comfort, we beseech you, O Lord, those who are ill in mind, body or spirit. Refresh and sustain them and those who care for them. Amen.
The St Mary’s Summer Fete will this year take place on Saturday 10th June.
We are looking for lots of helpers please. If you can offer anything – time or talents -please contact Kim Barlow, Douglas Dodd, Pauline Chandler or leave a message with the Parish Office.
The Week Ahead
This week’s diary can be found here.