This week’s diary 19-25 March
Morning Prayer is said in church 8.30am- 9am Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday.
Evening Prayer is said at 4.30pm Monday to Thursday. All are welcome.
2.30-4.20pm Tea Together in the church room. Drop in any time for a drink and chat.
7.30pm Lent Fellowship at the vicarage.
2pm St Giles Fellowship meets in the small hall for a talk by Alastair, a pharmacist.
9.30am Holy Communion followed by drink, chat and Lent Fellowship
Next Sunday – 25 March – Palm Sunday
10am Holy Communion
4pm Faith Fun and Food @4
Worship for Holy Week and Easter
Maundy Thursday (29 March)
9.30am Holy Communion
7.30pm ‘Watch and Pray’: Reflections on the events of Maundy Thursday (will include some time outdoors)
Good Friday (30 March)
10am Children’s activities and worship
2pm Good Friday worship
Holy Saturday (31 March)
8pm Lighting the New Fire and renewal of baptismal vows
Easter Day (1 April)
10am Easter Communion Celebration
4pm Easter Praise – informal service
The Mark Drama
There will be dramatic performances of the Gospel according to St Mark on 24 March 7.30pm at St Peter in Eastgate church and on Sunday 25 March at 6pm at Lincoln Carlton Academy. The performance will last 90 minutes and is free to attend. A great opportunity to experience St Mark’s account of Jesus life right the way through. An ideal way to introduce Jesus to your friends. Further details from Nick.
Donations for rough sleepers
There is a box in church for donations to support those sleeping rough in Lincoln. If you can help, please donate items such as: New underwear and socks, Hats, gloves, and scarves; Sachets of tea/coffee/hot chocolate; Soup in a mug/pasta in a mug/instant noodles; Polystyrene or paper cups; Sanitary products; Cleansing wipes; Toothbrushes. Besides donations, please offer your prayers for those who are sleeping rough, and for those who are ministering to them.
Church Annual Meeting
Our annual meeting will take place after worship at 11.15am on Sunday 22 April. We shall be seeking to elect two churchwardens (Jenny and Correna having completed their terms of office) and two church councillors. Our Treasurer is also standing down this year. Please be thinking and praying about who you wish to nominate to these important roles. Nomination forms are available in church.