Last Week's Life Line

Week commencing 18th February 2018

Prayer for the week
Heavenly Father,
your Son battled with the powers of darkness,
and grew closer to you in the desert:
help us to use these days to grow in wisdom and prayer
that we may witness to your saving love
in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

Readings for today
Psalm 25.1-9 page 556
1 Peter 3:18-end page 1219
Mark 1:9-15 page 1002

Readings for the week
Monday         Psalm 44, Genesis 41.25-45 & Galatians 3.23-4.7
Tuesday        Psalm 48, Genesis 41.46-42.5 & Galatians 4.8-20
Wednesday   Psalm 6, Genesis 42.6-17 & Galatians 4.21-5.1
Thursday      Psalm 42, Genesis 42.18-28 & Galatians 5.2-15
Friday           Psalm 22, Genesis 42.29-end & Gal. 5.16-end
Saturday       Psalm 63, Genesis 43.1-15 & Galatians 6
 
THE PASTORAL VISITING TEAM
If you or someone you know is, or has been, unwell, and would like a chat with a friendly face, please call either the Church Office or Barbara Cowell, 01458 443397 One of the team will be only too happy to visit.
 
Please pray for:-
  • All Lent groups and their leaders
  • Local schools and colleges as they return after half-term
  • All prisoners, especially those held illegally, and those imprisoned for their faith
  • The people of South Africa at this difficult time, and especially in Cape Town coping with extreme drought and a desperate lack of water

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Women’s World Day of Prayer - Friday 2nd March 2018
The service this year will be held at United Refromed Church, at 2pm. There will be no evening service this year.
Please come along and share this service with the Christian women all over the world.  Thank you, Rose.
 
Wednesday Lent Course - The course will run after the mid-week Wednesday communion at the Mission Church starting on Wednesday 21st February at 11-12 and continue for 6 weeks.  
  
CRUSE BEREAVEMENT CARE
We are looking for volunteers throughout Somerset
·       Cruse offers support to people who have been bereaved.  Could you become a bereavement volunteer? Full training is offered to prepare bereavement volunteers.
·       Do you have some time to spare?
·       Are you a good listener?
·       Are you willing pay for The Foundation training course?
·       Do you want to work with adults and/or children?
Find out more about becoming a bereavement volunteer by attending our TASTER DAY which is planned for 8th September.
The next training course will be held in October.
What if you don’t want to be a bereavement volunteer, but would still like to help?
Can you organize some fundraising? Volunteer in the office? Become involved in the management of Cruse? If so contact the office.
If you are interested please contact Area Co-ordinator on 01458 840898.

Bishops’ Lent Appeal 2018
2018 marks 40years of the Bath and Wells companion link with the five Anglican diocese of Zambia and for that reason, this year the Bishops’ Lent Appeal will raise money to support Lay Ministry in Somerset and in Zambia.  There are 3 ways we can help:
1 – Pray for Lay Ministry
2 – Engage with the Appeal
3 – Donate to the Appeal
Please see the letter on the noticeboard at the back of the Mission Church for further information.
www.bathandwells.org.uk/2017/11/bishops-lent-appeal-2018/
 

What’s on this week
Monday
        7.30am – Morning Prayers – Mission Church
        3.30pm – Kids Church – Walton Church
Tuesday
        7.30am – Morning Prayers – Mission Church
        2.30pm – Tuesday Afternoon Group – Mission Church
        7.00pm – Walton Homegroup – The Royal Oak
Wednesday
        7.30am – Morning Prayers – Mission Church
        10.00am - Mid week Communion - Mission Church
        10.00am – Walton Tots – Walton Church
        3.30pm – Singing Group – Mission Church
        7pm – Alpha course – Walton Church
        7.30pm – Handbell practice – Mission Church
Thursday
        7.00am – Morning Prayers – Walton Church
        9.30am – Body, Mind & Soul – Mission Church
        10.30am - Coffee morning - Walton Church
        11.30am - Mid week communion – Walton Church
Friday
        9.30am – Little Stars – Mission Church
        3.30pm – Crafts & Gizmo – Walton Church
        5.30pm – Take Away Church – Walton Church
Sunday
        10.00am – Family Service – Walton Church
        10.00am – Holy Communion – Compton Dundon Church
        10.30am – Holy Communion – Mission Church
        10.30am – Morning Worship – Street Parish Church
        6.30pm – Churches Together - Refresh – Mission Church

 
Revd. Sharon Walker 01458 442297 sharonannewalker@hotmail.com
Prayer chain – Bob & Vera Parker 01458 442906, Sharon Walker 01458 442297
Office - churchoffice8@gmail.com  01458 442671
Treasurer – Sonia Beaty 01458 442966 sonia.beaty@gmail.com
Copy for next LifeLine to Sonia Beaty by midday next Thursday - holytrinitylifeline@gmail.com