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Marsden Road Uniting Newsletter July 2021

 


                 Marsden Road Uniting Church

203 Marsden Road Carlingford

July 2021

 Our mission: Reflecting Christ Alive in the Community

Welcome! We gather to worship together at 9.30am every Sunday  on the homelands of the Wallumedegal people. We acknowledge their Elders, past and present.

We hope that you will experience the presence of God in this place and among the people of God here.

BIBLE READINGS FOR JULY

Psalms: 48; 24; 89: 20-37; 14.

2 Samuel 5: 1-5, 9-10; 6: 1-5, 12-19; 7: 1-14; 11: 1-15.

Mark 6: 1-13; 6: 14-29; 6: 30-34, 53-56 John 6: 1-21.

2 Corinthians 12: 2-10; Ephesians 1: 3-14; 2: 11-22; 3: 14-21.

         PRAYER

God our Father,

we rejoice in the faith that draws us together, aware that selfishness can drive us apart.

Let your encouragement be our constant strength. Keep us one in the love that has sealed our lives, and help us to live the gospel we profess

as one family, united in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

     CHURCH SERVICES

4th July 9.30am: Christopher Cooper will lead our service.

11th July 9.30am: Rev John Candy will lead our service of Holy Communion.

18th July 9.30am: Christopher Cooper will lead our service.

25th July 9.30am: Rev John Candy will lead our service.

REV JOHN ON LEAVE

Rev John Candy and Wendy will be on holidays from the 24thJune 2021, returning to duty on the 6th July 2021. The first Sunday Worship that the Reverend John will lead will be 11th July and this will be our Holy Communion for the month of July.

If Congregation Members have Pastoral or other immediate needs while John is away, please contact your Elder and they will contact Warwick Roden to arrange a Minister if needed. 

EDUCATION & SOCIAL COMMITTEE

will meet after church on Sunday 4th July to plan for the Simply Sharing Tea. 

NURTURE GROUP FOR JULY

Our meeting on Thursday 8th July at the Forrest's will be a Show and Tell. Bring along something that you would like to talk to the group about. Bring some lunch to share. Meeting is at 11.30 am until 2.00 pm. At this meeting, please tell Lyn and Malcolm what you                will be bringing to our Christmas in July lunch. Please note the change of date below for   our   Christmas   in   July   lunch. On Thursday 22nd July we will celebrate Christmas in July at the home of Lyn and Malcolm Colless, 26 Pauline Avenue, Kilcare. Lunch will be 11.30am until 2.00pm 

A BIRTHDAY PARTY INVITATION

Amoe McCarthy invites all members of our church to celebrate her life on Saturday 24th July, in the auditorium at Alan Walker Village between 11.00am and 2.30pm. Bring your costume if you would like a swim at 11.00am. Lunch will be served at 12.00. For catering purposes, please let Elaine or Amoe know by TODAY if you are able to attend. Please no presents, just your presence. 

SIMPLY SHARING TEA

On Sunday 18th July we shall have a SIMPLY SHARING TEA in the hall, commencing at 6.00 pm. A simple meal will be provided. We ask for a donation to support the work of SO THEY CAN. There will be a presentation where we can learn about the work of this organisation. We currently support two children (Paul and Sera)

 

2021 Dates for your Diary

Sunday 18th July: Simply Sharing Tea 6pm

Saturday 24th July: Amoe’s Celebration Lunch

Friday 6th August: Hymn fest in the Church 11am

Monday 27th September: Equinox Outing.

Sunday 24th October: Barbecue supporting Frontier Services.



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Marsden Road Uniting Newsletter July 2021

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