Keston Parish ChurchKPC

Church Road, Keston, BR2 6HT


 

 

KESTON PARISH CHURCH
MONTHLY PEW SHEET
SEPTEMBER 2017  
           

 

Sun        3rd Sep         8 am                Holy Communion
10 am              1st Sunday Service non  Communion
Tue         5th Sep         9.30 am           Prayer Walk
Sun        10th Sep       8.30 am           Parish Breakfast
10 am              Holy Communion       
Fri           15th Sep       2.30 pm           Choir Practice
Sun        17th Sep       10 am              Holy Communion
With H&W                  
Mon        18th Sep       2 pm                Book reading fellowship
7.30 pm           Meditation
Wed        20th Sep       7.30 pm           Men’s Pub Social
Fri           22nd Sep       2.30 pm           Choir Practice
Sun        24th Sep       10 am              Holy Communion
Fri           29th Sep       2.30 pm           Choir Practice
Sun        1st Oct          8 am                Holy Communion
10 am               1st Sunday Service non Communion
1pm                 Harvest Lunch
Tue         3rd Oct          9.30 am           Prayer Walk
Fri           6th Oct          2.30 pm           Choir Practice

OUR VISION STATEMENT
To welcome and embrace all who come
into this beautiful ancient place
of peace to be blessed,
healed and equipped by God
for the challenges of everyday life.

           
WELCOME
We would like to welcome you to our service today, especially if you are a visitor. We invite you to join us at Holy Communion to receive the bread and wine, symbols of God’s love for us.  If you do not wish to receive Holy Communion, please do come up for a blessing, just keep your hands by your side as you come to the rail.  If you use a hearing aid, please put it to the “T” setting.  Please do join us for a cup of tea or coffee in the Hall after the 10 am service.

MIDWEEK COMMUNION  - During the Interregnum there will be NO Wednesday 10 am service. 

PRAYER WALKS – Every 1ST Tuesday of the month -  our next walk is on 5th September and then 3rd October. Please come along with or without a dog, and we all have a good chatter, and then stop, reflect and pray at several intervals along the way, we start at 9.30 am on Commonside near the old Rectory – we often end up having a nice cup of tea/coffee!

PARISH BREAKFAST -  Sunday 10th September from 8.30 am  Usual buffet, with lots of choice, including sausages in French bread - £5 per person.  Bring a friend or two!

PARISH MAGAZINE - Last date for magazine material for the Oct/Nov edition needs to be in by Sun 10th September.  Please give articles to Sally Churchus @ sally.churchus@btinternet.com or 020 8462 8750. Thank you.

MEN’S PUB SOCIAL – These happen every 3rd Wednesday of the month – and the next one is Wednesday 20th September at the Greyhound Pub @ 7.30 pm.   All men are very welcome.  More details from Martin Becker.

HEALING & WHOLENESS (H&W) - Every 3rd Sunday,  we offer healing and wholeness prayers for all who may like the benefit of a special prayer,  just after taking Communion, in the foyer.  Dates are Sundays 17th September and 15th October
At these services we will also serve non-alcoholic grape juice to open the sacrament up to all our worshippers, especially those allergic to alcohol.

NEXT DATE FOR BOOK READING FELLOWSHIP – Please come along to Sally Churchus home @ 103 Gravel Road on Monday 18TH September @ 2 pm to hear about books we have read from the Library.   Don’t worry if you have not read any books, you may be inspired to after hearing others’ experiences. 

MEDITATION GROUP – Every 3rd Monday –  18th September & 16th October.  We begin at 7.30 pm in the Church or church hall.  All are very welcome, to take time out from our busy lives.

HARVEST FESTIVAL & LUNCH -  Sunday 1st October - We will once again be supporting Welcare in Bromley by collecting Sainsbury’s or Tesco’s low denominations gift cards for needy families. We are also collecting rice, tinned chopped tomatoes, pulses, flour, sugar, herbs and spices, for use at the Project 5000 in Bromley United Reformed Church for their weekly lunch where the homeless or those with mental issues, learning difficulties, alcohol or drug addictions or those just needing company can come and have a meal as well as access support, advice and information. Thank you in advance for your donations and gifts.
HARVEST LUNCH – Sunday 1st October at 1 pm.  Tickets Adults £15, children £6.  Tickets from Maureen 01689 857260.  Bring your own drinks and glasses.

PUB SOCIALS – Our next Pub social will be on  Tuesday 17th October @ The Crown @ 7.30 pm.  Please do come along  for a meal, or a couple of drinks  – all are very welcome!

SAVE THE DATE FOR QUIZ NIGHT AND FISH & CHIP SUPPER – Saturday 18th November – Tickets £12.

A PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND – Revd Alison Newman is leading a group to the Holy Land 18th – 25th October 2018, if you are interested please see the notice on the notice board.

 

The Keston Prayer
Merciful God, as we trust in your love;
Increase our faith, feed us with your word and strengthen us
for service.  Bless our community.  Make this place holy, to heal and transform all who come. 
In the precious name of Jesus our Saviour, Amen.

 


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