Awayday@Home takes place Saturday 21st March. Information leaflets and booking forms are available in Church and have been emailed to you. We would encourage all to make an effort to attend as it promises to be a great day. More about the Awayday@Home
Forgiveness Project – the exhibition is coming to Christ Church between Tuesday 25th and Saturday 29th February. The exhibition includes 23 real-life stories of forgiveness from around the world. We do encourage you to think about who you could bring along to experience this unique exhibition. Further details are available on the flyer. If you would like to help please do speak to Rosie Watson – 01920 466941. More about the F Word exhibition.
Prayer Meeting It is good to praise the Lord and make music to your name, O Most High, proclaiming your love in the morning and your faithfulness at night. (Psalm 92:1-2) Everyone is welcome to the church prayer meeting Monday 9 March 2020 when we will focus on Lent.
Ever felt let down? The church magazine is looking for short stories in which the Holy Spirit has enabled God’s children to move from anger and resentment to a restorative place of resolution and peace. If you are willing to share please send written stories to Martin in the office (01920 487267 / firstname.lastname@example.org) by Monday 24th February.
Adult confirmation and baptism There will be a preparation session on Sunday 8th March at 5.30pm at the Main Hall in the church centre. Let Joanne know if you are interested, email: email@example.com.
Youth Pastor Christ Church Ware is currently advertising for a Youth Pastor to replace Christian. A job description and full details are available here.
Forgiveness Project help needed:
Saturday 29th February- be available from 12 to pack up stands, put chairs back out and meet courier to take expo away. Three/four extra pairs of hands to help.
Also to help Paul and Rosie it would be really helpful if there are folk willing to go on a rota to lock up at 9 pm on Tuesday 25th or 9 pm on Friday 28th February.
Save the date - Children’s Summer Holiday Club will take place 17th - 20th August. Details will be available soon but please save the date to help or take part in.
PRAY PRAY PRAY!!! Third Monday of the month at 10 am in the Youth Wing and second Monday evenings 8 – 9 pm in the Church Centre.
Prayer for Ware will be held on Tuesday 25th February, 2 – 4 pm at St Mary’s Church. Come and have people pray with you, for you. Come and pray for others.
Ware Fairtrade Committee is holding its annual Fairtrade dinner on Tuesday 3rd March at Ware Rugby Club, Hoe Lane, at 7.30 for 8pm. Tickets are £20 for a 3 course meal including wine/juice and coffee. Please contact Mary Salter for tickets. Looking for a good read this Lent? Archbishop Justin recommends Saying Yes to Life by Ruth Valerio. Why not give it a try? If you would like to take on a Lent challenge we have a few copies of #Live Lent care of God creation at the back of church that you can use. More information, including electronic versions can be found at https://www.churchofengland.org/more/church-resources/lent-2020-church-resources
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Last Sunday after Epiphany
9.15 Morning Worship 314 Joy to the world 525 The Church's one Foundation 1448 May the Mind of Christ my Saviour 215 I heard the voice of Jesus say 11am Morning Worship
Reading: Luke 6: 17-36
Children’s Church Children start in groups
Crèche Start with parents in church and move to the Church Centre around 11.15
Young People Sunday at 11am in Church
Years 7-9 Thursday 7.30 till 9pm
Years 10-13 Wednesday 7.30 till 9pm
For your Prayers: - Christ Church school community - Iris Bentley-Fisher
Next Week-1st March 9.15 Morning Worship Reader: Barbara Richardson Intercessor: Peter Dane Wardens: Richard Clayden and Bob Owen Sidespeople: Jenny Dixon Welcome: Pauline and Tony Vivers Coffee: Ridgeway
11.00 Morning Worship and Baptism Reader: Andy Dipper Intercessor: Peter Wall Wardens: Richard Clayden and Jan Young Sidespeople: Dave and Pam Willis Welcome: Jan Elliott and Brett Sutherland Prayer Ministry: Antonia Preston and David Preston Coffee: Great Amwell