Activities this Sunday - 14th January 2018
8am Holy Communion
- Leader: Phil Highton. Preacher: Phil Highton.
9.30am Prayer Meeting
- Prayer meeting in the Eddowes Room
10am Morning Prayer - Exodus 19; Covenant Preparations
- Leader: Alec Ham. Preacher: Phil Highton.
6.30pm Evening Prayer - 1 Corinthians 6:1-11; Do not be deceived!
- Leader: Mike Smith. Preacher: Alec Ham.
- Crossover meet at Kevin & Emily Dean's home
- After 8s meet at Rob & Kathryn Payne's home
Preachers elsewhere today:
- Michael Field at Hartford Methodist Church (10.30am)
- Michael Walters at St John’s, Sandiway (6.30pm)
Church Diary - 14th January 2018
Monday 15th January
Readings: Genesis 16, Matthew 15, Nehemiah 5, Acts 15
Mike attending Reform Steering Committee meeting in London (all day)
Teresa leading a story & craft session at Old School House Nursery (9.30am)
|9.30am-5pm||Church Office open in the Church Centre (Monday-Thursday)|
|9.45am||Ladies' Walk - meet in the Church Centre car park|
|8pm||Evangelism Committee meet at 52 Stones Manor Lane|
Tuesday 16th January
Readings: Genesis 17, Matthew 16, Nehemiah 6, Acts 16
Teresa leading a story & craft session at Kids Count Nursery (9.30am)
Mike and Alec attending Deanery Chapter (12pm)
Michael Field leading 'Walk Through the Bible' sessions at Charles Darwin Primary School (2pm)
|10am||Jigsaw meet in the Church Centre|
|10.30am||Burial of Ashes in St John's churchyard (Alec)|
|8pm||St John's Vision Group meet at The Vicarage|
Wednesday 17th January
Readings: Genesis 18, Matthew 17, Nehemiah 7, Acts 17
Michael Field taking an assembly at Great Budworth CE Primary School (10.15am)
Phil at Hartford Church of England High School Christian Union (1-1.45pm)
Teresa leading a story & craft session at Sir Leslie Martin Nursery (2pm)
|10am||Tots and Tinies meet in the Church Centre|
|12pm||Chester Association meet in the Church Centre|
|2pm||Ladies' Fellowship meet in the Church Centre - Share Time|
|8pm||Prayer Fellowship meets in the Church Centre (Charles Hayward's housegroup)|
Thursday 18th January
Readings: Genesis 19, Matthew 18, Nehemiah 8, Acts 18
Michael Field taking an assembly at Antrobus St Mark's CE Primary School (11.30am)
Teresa leading a visit to the Thursday Cafe from Hartford Manor Primary School (year 1)
|10am||Men's Walk - contact David King for meeting point|
|11.45am||Thursday Cafe in the Church Centre|
|7.30pm||Growing in Christ course at Christ Church, Wharton|
|7.30pm||Ladies' Meal at The Indian in Castle|
|8pm||Christianity Explored course in the Church Centre|
Friday 19th January
Readings: Genesis 20, Matthew 19, Nehemiah 9, Acts 19
Alec's day off
Ministry team taking Hartford Church of England High School Chapel Services (2.55pm)
|10.30am-3pm||Church Office open in the Church Centre|
|7.30pm||Pathfinders meet in the Church Centre|
Saturday 20th January
Readings: Genesis 21, Matthew 20, Nehemiah 10, Acts 20
Mike's day off
Sunday 21st January
Readings: Genesis 22, Matthew 21, Nehemiah 11, Acts 21
|8am||Holy Communion in St John's|
|10am||Holy Communion in St John’s (Exodus 20:1-3)|
|6.30pm||Evening Prayer in St John’s (1 Corinthians 6:12-20)|
|8pm||Crossover meet at Kevin & Emily Dean's home|
|8pm||TFG meet at Will & Fiona Hughes' home|
For more details about the daily Bible reading plan, including online readings, please visit our website.
Prayer Diary - 14th January 2018
The Collect for today - second Sunday after Epiphany:
Almighty and everlasting God, ruler of all things in heaven and on earth: in mercy hear the prayers of your people and grant us your peace throughout our lives; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Please pray for...
the sick and the bereaved:
our mission partners: Jemma Fitzsimmons (OM) and TLG (Transforming Lives for Good).
those serving in the Armed Forces:
our local schools:
- Hartford Manor Primary School & Warrington & Vale Royal College, and other schools which members of the church are involved in.
- Hartford Church of England High School.
- For pupils to attend Christian Union groups that they might be encouraged in their faith.