St Mary's Notices

THIS WEEK . . .

Wednesday 25th October

  9.00 am Ecumenical Morning Prayer at Haxby and Wigginton Methodist Church

  10.00 am Eucharist at St Mary’s (President: Rev’d Martin Doe)

  7.30 pm ‘Reflections’ at St Nicholas Church

Thursday 26th October

  7.30 pm Pilgrim Course – ‘The Commandments’ at St Nicholas Church

 

NOTICES . . .

1.  Places are still available for our visit to Hull City of Culture on Tuesday 7 November. The coach will leave from Haxby Memorial Hall at 8.45 am, pick up at the Methodist Church and then Greenshaw Drive near St Nicolas Church in Wigginton. The day will start at Hull Minster, then there will be time for museums, attractions or shopping and to buy lunch, all within easy walking distance. In the afternoon the coach will take us to spend time with Chris and Anna and see where they work. The travel cost of around £10, depending on numbers, will be payable on the coach. Please sign the sheet in church to book, and, if you want to be picked up at the Methodist Church or Greenshaw Drive, please indicate this. More information from Ian Strong (tel. 769771).

2  2017 Shoe Box appeal (1.10.17 - 18.11.17)

If you would like to fill a shoe box, please contact Alyson (on 0739 8772720) for a ready made box.  Please see the leaflets in church or the website for more information.  Filled boxes will be collected from church or Aroma between 22nd October and 18th November.  Thank you.

3.  ‘GRAVETALK’ – Wednesday 1st November 12.30 pm – 3.00 pm in St Mary’s church hall.  A chance to talk about difficult subjects in a relaxed setting.  A light lunch will be served.  Please sign the sheet if you plan to come.

4.  The final total raised at the Children’s Society Coffee Morning and Box Opening is £1,382.35.  Thank you very much to everyone who donated and all who helped in any way.  Maureen Howard.

5.  Inter-generational singing. There will be another session of about 45 minutes on Tuesday 24th October at 1.30 pm at Haxby Hall.  Residents of Haxby Hall, members of both our churches and children from Pollyanna’s nursery will all be joining together to have a good time singing.  Do come along if you can.

NEXT SUNDAY: Bible Sunday

Readings:     1st Reading: Nehemiah 8, 1 - 4a; 5 - 6; 8 - 12

                       2nd Reading: Colossians 3, 12 - 17

                                         Gospel: Matthew 24, 30 - 35

                  Services:

                                       8.00 am Holy Communion (Said)

                                                     President: Rev’d Kathryn Jackson

                                      10.15 am Eucharist for all Ages with Baptism

                                   President: Rev’d Kathryn Jackson

                    12.30 pm Baptism

                    6.30 pm Evensong