Activities this Sunday - 21st January 2018
8am Holy Communion
- Leader: Phil Highton. Preacher: Phil Highton.
9.30am Prayer Meeting
- Prayer meeting in the Eddowes Room
10am Holy Communion - Exodus 20:1-21; The First Commandment
- Leader: Mike Smith. Preacher: Phil Highton.
6.30pm Evening Prayer - 1 Corinthians 6:12-20; You are not your own
- Leader: Jeremy Hunns. Preacher: Alec Ham.
- Crossover meet at Kevin & Emily Dean's home
- TFG meet at Will & Fiona Hughes' home
Preachers elsewhere today:
- Michael Walters at St Luke's, Winnington (9am)
- Jeremy Hunns at St Michael's, Marbury (11am)
- Michael Field at Sandiway Gospel Church (6pm)
Church Diary - 21st January 2018
Monday 22nd January
Readings: Genesis 23, Matthew 22, Nehemiah 12, Acts 22
Teresa taking an assembly at Antrobus St Mark's CE Primary School (11.30am)
Alec taking assemblies at Hartford Church of England High School (Monday-Thursday, 2.45pm)
|9.30am-5pm||Church Office open in the Church Centre (Monday-Thursday)|
Tuesday 23rd January
Readings: Genesis 24, Matthew 23, Nehemiah 13, Acts 23
Mike's day off
Michael Field leading a 'Walk Through the Bible' session at Charles Darwin Primary School (2pm)
|10am||Jigsaw meet in the Church Centre|
|8pm||God's Big Picture course in the Church Centre|
Wednesday 24th January
Readings: Genesis 25, Matthew 24, Esther 1, Acts 24
Phil at Hartford Church of England High School Christian Union (1-1.45pm)
Teresa leading a story & craft session at Sir Leslie Martin Nursery (2pm)
|10am||Tots and Tinies meet in the Church Centre|
|2pm||Ladies' Fellowship meet in the Church Centre - Dr Annabelle Bundle|
|8pm||Housegroups meet for Acts study 1|
Thursday 25th January
Readings: Genesis 26, Matthew 25, Esther 2, Acts 25
Michael Field taking a Christingle Service at Antrobus St Mark's CE Primary School (9am)
|11.45am||Thursday Cafe in the Church Centre|
|1pm||Burial of Ashes in St John's churchyard (George)|
|7.30pm||Growing in Christ course at Christ Church, Wharton|
|8pm||Christianity Explored course in the Church Centre|
Friday 26th January
Readings: Genesis 27, Matthew 26, Esther 3, Acts 26
Alec's day off
Ministry team taking Hartford Church of England High School Chapel Services (2.55pm)
|10.30am-3pm||Church Office open in the Church Centre|
|7.30pm||Pathfinders meet in the Church Centre|
Saturday 27th January
Readings: Genesis 28, Matthew 27, Esther 4, Acts 27
|10am||St John's Golf Society play at Portal (Premier) Golf Club|
Sunday 28th January
Readings: Genesis 29, Matthew 28, Esther 5, Acts 28
|8am||Holy Communion in St John's|
|10am||All Age Service in St John’s (Exodus 20:4-6)|
|6.30pm||Evening Prayer in St John’s (1 Corinthians 7:1-16)|
|8pm||Crossover meet at Kevin & Emily Dean's home|
For more details about the daily Bible reading plan, including online readings, please visit our website.
Prayer Diary - 21st January 2018
The Collect for today - third Sunday after Epiphany:
Almighty and everlasting God, in mercy look upon our weakness and in all our dangers and necessities stretch out your right hand to help and defend us, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Please pray for...
the sick and the bereaved:
our mission partners: Jonny & Erica Greaves (The Oakes, Sheffield) and Mags Southern (SAMS in Asuncion, Paraguay).
those serving in the Armed Forces:
our local schools:
- St Nicholas Catholic High School & St Wilfrid’s Catholic Primary School, and other schools which members of the church are involved in.
- Hartford Church of England High School.
- For Christian assemblies to be bold proclamations of the gospel. Give thanks that we have opportunities to do this in many local schools.