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

A Growing, All-Age, Christ-Centred Community



Description: B&W Logo.pngDiary Dates 13th January 2019

St Mark’s Layton and St Luke’s Staining

 

Sun 13th Jan

(2nd Epiphany)

11.00am

 

3.30pm

Holy Communion (Central Blackpool Parishes Together)

The Well Encounter Café

St Mark’s

 

Parish Hall

Mon 14th Jan

8.30am

1.30pm

7.45pm

Prayer Meeting

Life Group

Life Group

St Mark’s

Parish Hall

Boyd’s House

Tues 15th Jan

8.30am

9.15am

4.30pm

7.30pm

Prayer Meeting

Happy Lions (carers and toddlers)

Trinitee

DDC Meeting

St Luke’s

Parish Hall

Parish Hall

St Mark’s

Wed 16th Jan

10.30am

Food with Friends (Holy Communion)

Parish Hall

Thurs 17th Jan

10.00am

The Well Café and Job Club

Parish Hall

Fri 18th Jan

1.30pm

6.30pm

Life Group

GFS

Carol Webber’s

Parish Hall

Sun 20th Jan

(3rd Epiphany)

9.30am

11.00am

3.30pm

Morning Praise

Family Communion

The Well Encounter Café

St Luke’s

St Mark’s

Parish Hall

 

Reading:              Acts 8:14-17 pg1101             Luke 3:15-22 pg1029

 

We would like to welcome all our guests from the Central Blackpool Parishes to St Mark’s.

 

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 Tim and Sue Howarth, Barbara, Brian and Andrew.  We pray for the family and friends of those recently bereaved including Mrs Freda Makinson

Children in Church

At St Mark’s there is Sunday kids club for children aged 4-11, for children under 4 we have an manned crèche area at the back of church which children are welcome to use at any point during the service.

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.

Pioneer Evangelist Commissioning Service

Monday 21st January 2019 at St Mark’s Church starting at 7.30pm.

The commissioning service by The Right Reverend Jill Duff, Bishop of Lancaster is a joint service to Commission Alan King into the post of Pioneer Evangelist on Grange Park and Lauren Platt as Children and Family Pastor for St John’s Blackpool.  With

Men’s Breakfast

Rev’d Paul Bye ‘From Ansdell to Africa’                            

Saturday 19th January 2019 Starting at 9am at Staining Lodge Golf Club.

Price £6 for Full English Breakfast & Tea/Coffee

Please can you let Rev’d Peter know if you’re coming

Tel: 392895/vicar@laytonandstaining.co.uk

Charity Shop

We are very happy to announce the date of our first Charity Shop week in Poulton

Moving in on Friday 1st February, so please keep hold of items until then. If you need a collection  or if you are able to run the shop for half a day then please contact Alison on 07947145666

Thank you for your continued support

The Fundraising Team

During the year there will be some events including bingo where we will be looking for some prizes, so if you have any prizes e.g. gift sets, bath sets, wine, chocolate, spirits,things that people might have a surplus of at Christmas.  If you would like to donate them please bring them to the office on a Monday or Friday Morning.  Thank you in advance.  The Fundraising Team

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: Mon & Fri 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