NEXT SUNDAY SERVICE

The Third Sunday of Advent - 11 December 2016
10:00am Family Communion
6pm Service of Lessons & Carols with the Greetland Academy School Choir



COMING EVENT

Saturday 10th December - Carols & Brass with the Clifton and Lightcliffe Band. In church commencing at 7:30pm Adults £7, Children £3. Includes Coffee/Tea and Mince Pies Pay on the door or order tickets via the contacts page of this website


DECEMBER ADDITIONAL SERVICES

14th December: The Greetland Academy Christmas Service Rehearsal
15th December: The Greetland Academy Christmas Carol Service.
19th December: Evening service for the District Scouts
Christmas Eve: Christingle Service at 3:30pm and again at 6:00pm. (A choice!)
Christmas Eve: Christmas Eve Communion at 10:00pm
Christmas Day: Family Communion at 10:00am


Prayer for the Week

    Almighty God, purify our hearts and minds, that when your Son Jesus Christ comes again as judge and saviour we may be ready to receive him, who is our Lord and our God.

This week's Quote

"Into this world, this demented inn in which there is absolutely no room for him at all, Christ comes uninvited"

Thomas Merton

Stop Press

  1. MORNING PRAYER
    Every Monday, in church at 7am.
  2. HOLY COMMUNION
    Every Wednesday at 09:30am.
  3. COFFEE, CRAFT & CHAT
    Next meeting is on Wednesday 7th December at 2:00pm in the Parish Hall.
  4. THE GREETLAND ACADEMY
    We are delighted to be able to host The Greetland Academy children this week as they present their Nativity Play
  5. ORGAN FUNDRAISING
    We need to raise £14,000 to repair the organ. To fundraise we are asking people to sponsor an organ pipe for a donation of £5. A certificate will be given for each pipe sponsored. Can you sponsor a pipe?
  6. SOCIAL WALKING GROUP
    Cross Hills Walking Group meets 1st Monday in the month. The next walk is on 7th November.
  7. FOOD DROP IN
    The updates on the notice board under FOOD DROP IN will let you know which items you are invited to contribute to the big box under the table near the church door. The box is taken down to Ebenezer every Saturday morning. Volunteers to take the box in to Ebenezer would be welcome. (they’re open at 9:00am).