St Mark's, Layton & St Luke's, Staining

A Growing, All-Age, Christ-Centred Community

Diary Dates 16th December 2018

St Mark’s Layton and St Luke’s Staining

Sunday 16th Dec

 

9.30am

11.00am

3.30pm

6.00pm

Holy Communion

Nativity

The Well Encounter Café

Carol Service

St Luke’s

St Mark’s

St Mark’s

St Luke’s

Mon 17th Dec

8.30am

Prayer Meeting  

St Mark’s

Tues 18th Dec

8.30am

9.15pm

Prayer Meeting

Happy Lions (carers and toddlers)

St Luke’s

Parish Hall

Wed19th Dec

10.30am

Food with friends (Holy Communion)

St Mark’s

Thurs 20th Dec

10.30am

The Well Café & Job Club

Parish Hall

Sunday 23rd Dec

 

9.30am

11.00am

3.30pm

6.00pm

Morning Praise

Holy Communion

The Well Encounter Café

Carol Service

St Luke’s

St Mark’s

St Mark’s

St Mark’s 


 

Reading: 9.30am        Philippians 4:4-7 pg1181                    Luke 3:7-18 pg1029

                 

For Prayers

If you would like prayer for yourself or someone else, prayer is available before and after the church services, at St Mark’s in the prayer corner and at St Luke’s please ask a member of the leadership team to join you in prayer.

 

Please continue to pray for those known to us who are unwell, housebound or lonely including Ann Flint, Amy-Rose, Tim and Sue Howarth, Barbara, Brian and Andrew.    We pray for the family and friends of those recently bereaved including Joan Spiby, Irene Heaton, John Rohdes, Paul Allen-Jones,

Children in Church

At St Mark’s there is Sunday kids club for children aged 4-11, for children under 4 we have an unmanned crèche area at the back of church which children are welcome to use at any point during the service but must be supervised by a parent or carer.

At St Luke's we have an unmanned children's area at the back of church which children are welcome to use at any point during the service but must be supervised by a parent or carer.

Boundary and Layton School

Please pray for both Boundary and Layton Schools as they come to St Mark’s on Monday and Tuesday for their Christmas Services

Pioneer Evangelist for Grange Park

We are really pleased to be able to announce that Alan King will be taking up the post as Pioneer Evangelist on Grange Park working with Matt and Lucy Rowley.Alan and his wife Bev will be moving onto the Estate to live in a house on Overdale Grove which is currently undergoing some refurbishment work during January 2019.

Carrier Bags

During this Christmas period when you have finished your shopping and if you are able to please could you donate a carrier bag or two to help with the charity shop in 2019.  Thank you.

2018 Miles in 2018

Rev’d Hannah has completed her 2018 challenge of walking/running 2018 miles in the year.  Congratulations.  If you have sponsored Hannah and have not yet paid please could you as soon as possible.  Thank you.

Parish Weekend 2019

 Will be held at Thornleigh from Friday 25th January to Sunday 27th January, cost £100 per adult, this will be a great weekend of fellowship, worship and teaching.  If you would like to come please pick up a booking form from the back of church.

Parish Office Hours: Monday & Friday 9.30am - 11.30am

Secretary: Vicky Taylor: Tel no. (01253) 301390 Email:secretary@laytonandstaining.co.uk

Vicar: Rev’d Peter Lillicrap: Tel no. (01253) 392895 Email: vicar@laytonandstaining.co.uk

Curate:  Rev’d Hannah Boyd: Tel no. (01253) 825932 Email:curate@laytonandstaining.co.uk

Church Army: Matt Rowley: Tel no.07771374854 Email: matt.rowley@churcharmy.org

For any safeguarding concerns please speak to Sarah Gardner (Tel 07824467596) Tina Cockshaw, Stephen Boyd, Rev’d Peter Lillicrap or Rev’d Hannah Boyd

www.laytonandstaining.co.uk