St Mary’s : For our Prayers - St Mary's Horsham · Thursday Our study courses (Bishop’s...
St Mary’s : For our Prayers Sunday Intercessions & Prayer Focus for each day this week In 2018 St Mary's is supporting in the wider world: World Vision & Teach Beyond In the UK & Sussex we are supporting: YMCA / Worthing Churches Homeless Projects (WCHP) In Horsham we are supporting the Horsham Churches Together Projects; Anchor Counselling & Therapy. For more information on these organisations please see the Serving and Transforming the Community noticeboard at the back of church. At St. Mary’s – Our Growing as Disciples Locally: We praise God for the 95 missionaries who have undergone recent training in Chicago with TeachBeyond. We pray for them all as they get ready to move to their new places of work – may they know God’s protection and guidance. Monday Our Church homegroups Tuesday Our ministry with children (The Lighthouse, Little Footprints, Nursery School) Wednesday Our personal growth in faith & godliness (via Bible reading, prayer life, etc) Thursday Our study courses (Bishop’s Certificate, Confirmation classes, Ministry training) Friday Our youth ministry (TGI Fridays, “Enter” services, etc) Saturday Our preaching & teaching ministry at St. Mary’s (Sermons etc) St Mary’s : Church Diary Monday - Saturday (except Bank Holidays): 8.30 am Morning Prayer & 5.30 pm Evening Prayer: Wed 11 th Jul 10.00 am Holy Communion Thurs 12 th Jul 10.00 am Holy Communion in St Peter’s Chapel, Church Centre (followed by coffee) Fri 13 th Jul 11.00 am Holy Communion (at Horsham Hospital) SUNDAY 15 th Jul 8.00 am Holy Communion 7 th Sunday 9.30 am Parish Communion (with the Lighthouse Children’s After Trinity Club) 11.30 am Holy Baptisms 6.30 pm Informal Service
St Mary’s : For our Prayers - St Mary's Horsham · Thursday Our study courses (Bishop’s Certificate, Confirmation classes, Ministry training) Friday Our youth ministry (TGI Fridays,
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St Mary’s : For our Prayers Sunday Intercessions & Prayer Focus for each day this week
In 2018 St Mary's is supporting in the wider world: World Vision & Teach Beyond
In the UK & Sussex we are supporting: YMCA / Worthing Churches Homeless Projects (WCHP)
In Horsham we are supporting the Horsham Churches Together Projects; Anchor Counselling &
Therapy. For more information on these organisations please see the Serving and Transforming
the Community noticeboard at the back of church.
At St. Mary’s – Our Growing as Disciples
Locally: We praise God for the 95 missionaries who have undergone recent training in Chicago with TeachBeyond. We pray for them all as they get ready to move to their new places of work – may they know God’s protection and guidance.
Monday Our Church homegroups
Tuesday Our ministry with children (The Lighthouse, Little Footprints, Nursery School)
Wednesday Our personal growth in faith & godliness (via Bible reading, prayer life, etc)
Thursday Our study courses (Bishop’s Certificate, Confirmation classes, Ministry training)
CONFIRMATION COURSE – We are running a course of preparation for adults wishing to explore Confirmation (or Baptism) during July and September (leading to Confirmation by the Bishop on Sunday 16th September). Please contact the Church Office to book your place, and to ask any questions you may have.
St Mary's Summer Seaside Spectacular 10th - 12th July.
We are so looking forward to a wonderful Holiday at Home together in The Barn. Thanks for the tremendous help and contributions.
Please do pray for us - for safety and all the practical arrangements, but most of all for our guests that they would have a great time, deepen friendships and experience God's love through our time together.
Thursday 12th Jul 10.30 am: The Informal coffee morning will take place in the church centre. These coffee mornings follow on from a simple Eucharist (in St Peter’s Chapel in the church centre) at 10.00am to which all are welcome and are held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays in the month.
Paid role as St. Mary’s Families & Children worker : vacancy for 8+ hours a week, to job share alongside Fiona Prentice meeting 28th July, 10-11am, Vicarage. Our vision for the families and children’s work is to nurture & guide families and children to live the life God wants for them; inspired and on fire with the love of God. Does this vision excite you? There will be a meeting on Saturday 28th July, 10-11am in the vicarage to discuss the children’s ministries and the opportunity to job share the leadership and coordination of Families & Children’s work at St Mary’s from Oct 2018. Please speak to or email Guy, Rebecca Tuck or Fiona Prentice if you are interested.
TODAY Messy Family Fun as part of Funday Sunday – 8th July 12noon-6pm – Horsham Park Horsham Churches Together will be joining in the festivities at Funday Sunday in Horsham Park on Sunday 8th July with Messy Family Fun. HCT’s Messy Family Fun tent for children and families will be located in the Kids Zone. There will be panning for gems, smiley face bracelets, love one another bags, heart scratch art magnets and heart cake decorating. Do come and join us! Any queries, phone Rosemary Couchman, HCT’s Development Co-ordinator on 07566 202741.
St Mary’s Pre-School Admin Assistant: Job Vacancy for an administrator. For details please contact stmaryspresch[email protected] or speak to Karen Inglis-Taylor or Lai Brooking.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – TGIF is looking to recruit 2 volunteers to join the team to help run fun activities (baking/sports/craft etc) for young people aged 10-18. Great opportunity to share your life stories/hobbies with young people as well as teaching life skills. All volunteers are part of rota to fit their time commitments. Full training will be given. All applicants must complete compulsory DBS check & attend safeguarding training.
Thank you all for entering the Thanks a Million Art Competition. Pictures will be disposed of if not collected from the church office by Monday 9th July.
Christian Aid Collections at Tesco EXTRA Broadbridge Heath– Friday 13th July: Contact Ian Fletcher – Horsham Christian Aid Group ([email protected]) if you can help.
HORSHAM ARCHDEACONRY PILGRIMAGE July 14th: We are invited to join with our Bishop and surrounding parishes in walking to our Cathedral. We begin the pilgrimage in the village of Hunston at 10.30 a.m. and to share in the walk to Chichester for the Eucharist at 12.00 noon. Fuller details about the pilgrimage and about parking or dropping off points are all available via the website and at the back of church.
A message from Bethany Lickiss: Please give your support by attending the St Catherine's Hospice concert on 14th July in the Barn at 7pm. Entrance is £10 for adults, £8 for children. Ticket includes, free food, one free drink, childcare at venue, variety of music performed by professional musicians and a chance to buy raffle tickets. For more information please contact Bethany Lickiss on 07880 360622 or [email protected]. Alternatively if you are unable to attend, donations would be gratefully received and you can do so by going to https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/bethany-lickiss1. Thank you.
Worthing Churches Homeless Project: Find out more from the Manager of Homeless Services who covers Horsham for the Worthing Churches Homelessness Project: Come to ENCOUNTER on Sunday July 15th at 7pm! (St. John’s Church Hall BBH)
Rev’d Jimmy Young will be officially licensed at St John’s, Crawley on Monday 16th July at 7.30pm. He would be delighted if anyone from St Marys wanted to come along –everyone is welcome.
St Margaret's Church – Wednesday, 18th July at 7:30pm: 'O Little Town' Hymn tunes and the places that inspired them. Many of the best loved hymns have tunes that are named after places. In this fascinating talk Mark Browse tells the stories of some of these tunes and how they came to be linked to the locations that inspired them. Along the way we will hear some beautiful music while unearthing tales of murder, mystery, drugs, war and shipwreck! Entry £5.
Horsham Matters: Finance Manager – Job Vacancy - are you a qualified accountant with experience of working within a complex environment? Do you have experience of the charity and/or commercial (particularly retail) sectors? Part-time role (30 hours per week deployed over 4 days), FTE salary £35,000. Contact Horsham Matters for details [email protected]. Closing date: 16th July 2018 Interviews: week commencing: 30th July 2018.
Sunday 22nd July 4 - 6pm –All welcome to St Mary’s Church Picnic Tea: You are warmly invited to bring a picnic tea to the Vicarage garden for an informal opportunity to get to know each other better. Newcomers to St Mary's are especially welcome. Tea and Coffee will be provided and there will be more details nearer the time.
TEAMBUILDERS HOLIDAY CLUB Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd August (special service on August 5th) for children aged 5-11 meeting in the church centre each morning with a packed programme of serious & slapstick presentations interspersed with creative prayer, drama & puppets, construction, craft, games, refreshments and team activity challenges focussing on 5 Bible characters and giving children the opportunity to see what life would be like if they joined God’s team!
£15 per child (concessions for parent helpers). Book via the church website or contact the church office on 01403 253762 or [email protected] (limited numbers).
Sunday 5th Aug 8am Breakfast - all welcome in the Leslie room for free continental breakfast after the service. Next date is 2nd Sept.
Monday 6th Aug 7.30-9pm - Monthly Parish Prayer Meeting at St John’s, Broardbridge Heath: We are encouraged to join with members of our 3 sister churches in Horsham Parish, in making this monthly prayer meeting a priority in our diaries
Rusper Parochial Church Council : New Folk Song website - We are pleased to announce a new web site “Belloc, Broadwood and Beyond“, a Heritage Lottery Fund project run through Rusper
Parochial Church Council. The project will be researching the life and times of Lucy Broadwood (1858 – 1929), the folk song collector, who is buried in Rusper churchyard; and the writer and poet, Hilaire Belloc (1870 – 1953), who lived for most of his life at Kingsland near Shipley. Belloc, wrote ‘Sussex songs’ in the folk style. During this project we will be running workshops, teaching some of these songs and also some of the songs that Lucy collected on the Sussex/ Hampshire border.
Gospel Singer coming to Warnham – Sunday, 5th August at 10am Gospel Singer Jason Nicholson Porter joins us for Morning Worship, Sunday, 5th August at 10am. JNP was a quarter-finalists on the 'The Voice', 2018. Come along for some great music and a good time. All welcome. St Margaret's Church, Church St. Warnham