Parish Notices 01 October 2017

The Parish of The Risen Lord Preston - St Matthew, St James & St Matthew's Mission
Parish Notices: 1 October 2017

Our Vision: To grow a community of Christian believers to worship God
and to share the love of Christ with others

Today's Service
9.30 am  Communion at St Matthew's Mission; 10.30 am Morning Worship at St James. 11.00 am Communion at St Matthew.

Weekday Events
Monday 1.00 pm St Matthew's Mission Work Club & Citizens Advice Bureau
6 pm Rainbows and Brownies at St Matthew's Mission.
8 pm  Zumba class at St Matthew's Mission.
Tuesday 6 pm Youth café at St Matthew's Mission.
Wednesday   9:45 am Communion service at St Matthew
10.00 am St James Coffee Morning.
7.00 pm Fitness Group at St Matthew's Mission
7:30 Home group at Bob and Nina’s  
Saturday     10.30 am Friends of Fishwick & St Matthew's Music Session

Homegroup at Bob & Nina’s home 3 Bodmin Street at 8 pm. All are welcome to come to learn more about the Christian faith in an informal setting.

Extraordinary APCM
An Extraordinary Annual Parochial Church Meeting will be held to approve 2016 Parish Accounts on Monday 16 October at St James at 18:30 pm. APCM is open for everyone to attend but to vote you must be on the Electoral Roll.

Volunteers needed for Youth café and the Toddler group
Would you like to a make a difference, help build relationships and be a positive role model in the lives of young people in our parish? for further details see Kamran, Nancy or Bob

Music Group
Can you sing or play an instrument? Would you like to learn to sing? We are looking for people who enjoy music. Come and join our worship team, speak with Kamran or Nancy for more info.

Children's Work Celebration Service
Tuesday 3rd October 2017, at 7:30 pm, there will be a Children's Work Celebration Service at St Cuthbert's Church, Fulwood for anyone involved in Children's Ministry in parishes

Odd jobs - anything considered
Contact Tom (Dot Parker's son-in-law) 07817 646556.

For your prayers:
Margaret Anderson; Sheena Nelson; Hazel Wilkinson; Lynn Cartwright; Norman Dickinson; Eric Lee; Ted, Terry (Ted s son in law), Martin Quinn
Please let us know if you know someone who would like to go on pray list and a visit to their home and hospital,

Pray ministry
if life is tough at the moment, please stay and have a cup of tea or coffee, and if you wish there are people who will listen and give you support and pray, see speak with a church member

Contact details:
Curate Rev Kamran Bhatti, 07948 553765;
Web Site:

Rotas - today
Sidespersons: Jill Sumner,  Janet Nagla.; Reader: Florence Sahotra; Prayers: Geoffrey Loxham  Drinks: Jane Smith, Ruth Atkinson

 Rotas - Next Sunday
Sidespersons; Colin Addison, James Atkinson; Reader Saundra Loxham; Prayers: Nina Woodfield; Drinks: Doreen Cuerden, Maureen McDonald


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