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 THE WHITEWATER BENEFICE

The Second Sunday after Epiphany – Sunday 20th January 2019

 

Mattingley Church

Rom 12.6-16a; John 2.1-11

8:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

Jennifer Martin

St John’s Church, Hook

1 Cor 12.1-11; John 2.1-11

10:00am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

Jonathan Bushman

Mattingley Church

Is 62.1-5; 1 Cor 12.1-11

John 2.1-11

10:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Shona Hoad

St John’s Church, Hook

4:30pm

Youth Emmaus

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

Martin Hoad

Sue Steele

Elizabeth Hall, Hook

Luke 4.14-21

6:00pm

Informal Churches Together Service

All Hook & Odiham Churches

**Please bring a dish of finger food**

 

 

 

The Collect for Today

 

God of all mercy your Son proclaimed good news to the poor, release to the captives, and freedom to the oppressed: anoint us with your Holy Spirit and set all your people free to praise you in Christ our Lord.

 

Services during Week Beginning 21st January 2019

 

 

Mon

 – Fri

8:30am and 5:30pm

St John’s Church, Hook

 

Morning & Evening Prayer

 

Mon

10:00am

St John’s Church, Hook

Prayer Monday

Mon

11:00am

St John’s Church, Hook

Funeral of Ena Dickerson

Weds

10:00am

St John’s Church, Hook

Holy Communion

Sat

9:00am

St John’s Church, Hook

Morning Prayer

 

 

Notices and News – Events This Week

 

Monday – Saturday – 10am – 12pm Coffee Shop open to all, Narthex, St John’s, Hook.

Tuesday – 1:45pm – 3pm Bible Study Group, Narthex, Hook.

Thursday – 1:30pm – 3.30pm Fingerprints, St John’s, Hook, for carers and young children.

Thursday – 7.30pm – Discipleship Group, St John’s, Hook. All welcome.

Friday – 7:15pm Junior Choir; 7:45pm Senior Choir, St John’s, Hook.

Saturday – 7:00pm Falklands Talk, St John’s Church, Hook. All welcome, tickets £12.50.

The Fourth Sunday of Epiphany – Sunday 27th January 2019

St Michael’s Church, Heckfield

Rom 12.16b-end; Luke 4.14-21

8:30am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Shona Hoad

St John’s Church, Hook

1 Cor 12.12-31a; Luke 4.14-21

10:00am

Holy Communion

The Rev’d Marion de Quidt

St Michael’s Church, Heckfield

Neh 8.1-10; 1 Cor12.12-31a;

Luke 4.14-21

10:30am

The Rev’d Shona Hoad

Martin Hoad

St Michael’s Church, Heckfield

Num 9.15-23; 1 Cor 7.17-24

6:00pm

Evensong

Jennifer Martin

Tim Maynes

 

 

DISCIPLESHIP GROUP – continues on Thursdays from 7:30pm at St. John's Church, Hook, looking at how we live life as one of Christ's Disciples, based on 'Max on Life' by Max Lucado. Each session is self contained so people can dip in and out. If you have any questions please see Jonathan Bushman jonathan.d.bushman@gmail.com.

 

DONATIONS - If you would like to donate to the work of St John's but have not brought cash with you, donations can also be made by debit or credit card at the back of church. Thank you in advance for your generosity.

 

FOOD BANK DONATIONS – the Foodbank have been overwhelmed with donations during December, and thank people for their generosity!  To support the Foodbank during Jan, you can give a financial donation: https://hart.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-money/

 

FALKLANDS TALK – Saturday 26th January from 7pm at St John’s Church, Hook, a talk by Derek Trendell ARPS, entitled “Falklands – conflict and wildlife.”  Derek is a local photographer whose love of wildlife and photography came together in the Falklands where he found he became virtually overwhelmed by the 1982 war.  Refreshments served after the talk.  Tickets £12.50 from Benefice Office, Trees Newsagents, Auriol Wines, Martin Rudd (01256) 764677, Ron O’Keefe (07831) 612744, Vivienne Alexander (0118) 9326264 or Sandra Pickworth (01256) 762240.  All welcome.  Funds raised in aid of St John’s Church, Hook.

 

IRAN – A TRAVELLERS TALE – Friday 15th February at 7:30pm in Heckfield Village Hall.  Please buy your tickets now for this fascinating talk by Peter Hewlett Smith.  The evening will include a delicious supper and a bar.  Tickets £17.50 from Martin Rudd on (01256) 764677, Sandra Pickworth (01256) 762240, Barbara Platt (01256) 762243 or Vivienne Alexander (0118) 9326264.

 

BENEFICE SERVICE – Sunday 24th February at 10am at St John’s Church, Hook, with Bishop David, Erica Longfellow (our Patron and Chaplain New College of Oxford) and Rev’d Dr Paul Moore (Archdeacon for Mission).  Food to follow, everyone welcome.  Marion will be installed as Rector.

 

PLANT AND CAKE SALE – This will be happening in May but now is the time to think about it.  When you start planting flowers and vegetable seeds, could we ask you to plant a couple extra for the sale.  Thank you.

Prayers for Today and the Coming Weeks

 

For thanksgiving: the ongoing joy of Jesus, Immanuel, ‘God with us’ in 2019

For prayer: us all as we seek to follow Jesus in 2019, and offer the gift of ourselves to him.

Those in need of prayer: John Clements, Michael and Lisa, Linda, Nicky Reynolds, Luke Mappley, Ashley, Iris and Nancy.

Those who have recently died: Charles Dorrell, Ena Dickerson, Philip Henson, Joan Martin (Jennie’s Mother-in-law).

Year’s Mind: 21st Jan – Charles Ball, William Arnold, Rosemary Smith; 22nd Jan – Christine Watson; 23rd Jan – Frederick Simonds, Janet Hamilton; 24th Jan – Nora Hedges, Edna Baxter, Joan Crook; 25th Jan – Monica Crail, Gordon Kingan, May Pitter, Scilla Hudson, Jean Munro, Win Francis.

 

 

Contact Us

 

Priest in Charge

Marion de Quidt may be contacted on (01256) 763211

or mariondequidt@whitewaterchurches.co.uk

Please note Marion is not available on Tuesday

Assistant Priest

Shona Hoad may be contacted on (07871) 740158 or

(0118) 932 6075 or shonahoad@whitewaterchurches.co.uk

Please note Shona is not available on Thursdays and Fridays

Benefice Office

Melanie Lovegrove on (01256) 760169.  At St John’s.  office@whitewaterchurches.co.uk 

Weekdays 9.30am to 12pm

Pastoral Visiting Hook

 

Please contact: Reverend Marion de Quidt (01256) 763211

or Jennie Martin on (07803) 505265

Pastoral Visiting HMR

Please contact: Reverend Marion de Quidt (01256) 763211 or the Church Office on (01256) 760169

Hook PCC Secretary

Vacancy – could you help?

Hook Stewardship

Nikki Wild (01256) 762865

Hook Gift Aid

Caroline Bushman (01256) 959699

HMR PCC Secretary

Vacancy – could you help?

HMR Stewardship

Vacancy – could you help?

HMR Gift Aid

Anne Hallowes (01252) 845144  anne.hallowes@btinternet.com

 

 

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