Want to do more than give up chocolate? Why not check out our Lenten suggestions and make the most of this wonderful Lenten season?
On the eve of Ash Wednesday we hear from our Co-ordinating Pastor, Fr John, reminding us that Lent is a time for heart surgery. What’s he talking about? Read his full message here……
There are plenty to choose from in our Pastoral Area, including plenty of online options. More details here
Our next online Prayer & Praise evening is this Tuesday 17th November at 8pm – full details here
Why not consider this……….
St Joseph’s Parish Prayer & Praise
Next gathering: Tuesday 3rd November
Scripture: Psalm 62(63), verses 2-8
O God, you are my God, for you I long
1. Draw me to your presence, O Lord
2. 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord, O my soul)
Join us for about 40 minutes of prayer, singing, Scripture and reflection in a very relaxed, friendly atmosphere.
Stay online for a while afterwards if you wish to have a bit of a chat – your choice!
Zoom details here
People who’ve come say:
“I thought it was a wonderful experience”
“Thank you for prayer and praise last night – it was lovely to get together as a community and pray – more please!”
“The Praise & Prayer Evening was beautiful and singing with you brought a smile to all our faces “
“Well thought out, prayerful and not too long”
“Really enjoyed learning & praying together like this”
“We both really enjoyed the worship and prayer gathering last night, it was such a blessing”
October 9th is CAFOD’s Family Fast Day to help people facing the worst of the coronavirus crisis. We’ve all felt the impact of this terrible disease
– let’s come together to help the poorest and most vulnerable people in the world survive, rebuild and heal. Please pray for all those affected and donate
Anyone can text CAFOD on 70085 to donate £10 or give on-line on cafod.org.uk/give
View introductory video here: https://vimeo.com/453718072/66db9d386d.
Radio 4’s Daily Service will focus on “The God Who Speaks” between 28th September and 9th October.
The Daily Service programme is broadcast on BBC RADIO 4 LW every Monday – Friday from 09:45 – 10:00. It offers a space for spiritual reflection with a Bible reading, prayer and a range of Christian music.