Home » Notices for Sunday 25th November 2018

Notices for Sunday 25th November 2018

Welcome to St Michael’s Church

Notices for Sunday 25th November

9.30am MORNING WORSHIP: Welcome to our service today led by Matthew.  Heiko talks to us about “Being Sure… A New Way of Living”  1 John 2:3-17

6.30pm HOLY COMMUNION:  Welcome to our service this evening led by Matthew who talks to us about Daniel 5 and John 16:1-15.

Our next TGI for our young people takes place This evening 6pm at St John’s. For ages 10+ all welcome.


  • Please pray for the peoples of Syriaand the Yemen who are suffering hardship due to war and famine.
  • Prayer and to contribute as possible to the folks in Palu Indonesiafollowing the  horrific tsunami.
  • Finally please pray for the 129 familiesof those lost in the recent plane crash and for peace in our world.

A MESSAGE FROM TEARFUND: What a night! 24,117 people took part in The Big Quiz Night. We’re completely blown away by your support – thank you so much.  During the evening at St John’s we raised £383.75 which includes gift aid with some money still coming in.  Thank you all so very much and hope you enjoyed the evening. See you all next year!

FOOD BANK: Please donate to the Christmas appeal to ensure that every    family in need has a Christmas dinner on their table this year!  http://telfordcrisissupport.org.uk/telford-christmas-support

Charity Christmas cards: For another year, CPO is selling a selection of        gorgeous Christmas cards and stationery to raise funds for CAP. Visit their    website CPO.org.uk and select charity Christmas cards from the menu.

Christmas Lunch Tuesday 25th December 1.00 pm: Come and enjoy Christmas   Dinner in the company of St John’s Church Family on Christmas Day. The food is free but space limited and, so we know how many to cater for, you’ll need to book by Friday 14th December at the latest by contacting the Church Office and giving your name and contact phone number or email.

WANTED – CAROL SINGERS to sing at Sainsbury’s, Telford on the 4th      December in aid of the Alzheimer’s Research UK (Shropshire Fundraising Group).  For more information and times please ring Katie on 01952 814005.

‘On Christmas Night’  A Christmas concert by the Gallery Singers takes place at St Michael’s on Sunday 16th December 3pm.  Tickets are £8 each, please see poster for further details.

CONFIRMATION: Bishop Michael of Lichfield will be visiting St Michael’s on 27th January 2019 at 11am for our next confirmation which will be a joint     service for both churches. If you are interested in being confirmed or simply want to find out what it is all about then please contact Matthew

SAVE THE DATE Parish Away Weekend at the Pioneer Centre near Cleobury Mortimer from the evening of Friday 17th May to the afternoon of Sunday 19th May 2019.

Monday 26th November 9.15am Morning Prayer at St Michael’s

Thursday 29th November 7.30-8am Early Morning Prayers at St John’s

GOOD MORNING SUNDAY at St John’s. Breakfast from 8.15-9.15am, the Sunday papers, conversation, prayer and reflection. (Not on the 5th Sunday).

WORSHIP, LUNCH & MUSIC takes place on the First Thursday of each month and every week during Lent. We begin with a service of Communion at noon followed by lunch and a recital.

DO YOU LIKE WALKING FOR PLEASURE? We meet at St John’s every Wednesday at 10am for a gentle walk of around an hour.  All are welcome. More details from Jo Lefroy.

A MEN’S BREAKFAST takes place on the second Saturday of each month 8.30am at The Whitehouse Hotel in Muxton.  Please let David P, Matthew or Lesley know you are coming.

PRAYERS FOR CAP: We run a regular prayer time for the CAP Debt Centre, monthly 4.30pm on the 3rd Tuesday at St John’s in the Acorn Room.

You are invited to St Michael’s to POP IN FOR COFFEE on the third      Thursday of each month between 10am-12noon all very welcome.

FORGET ME NOT FILMS: Do you like watching old musicals while enjoying a cup of tea and a slice of cake?  If so, join us usually on the 4th Thursday of each month from 9.30am – 12noon.

PATHFINDERS: School Years R-Y6. Meets every Thursday at 5pm during term

time at St Michael’s. Tea served at 5.05pm.  Come and join the fun £2 per   session includes food. Email to help with catering.

BLAZE: A mid week 11’s-14’s group. It takes place between 6.30-7:30pm on Wednesdays at St Michael’s Church. Contact the office for further details.

SUB:ZERO – cafe style youth club for School years 7+ at St John’s 4-6pm on Friday’s during term time.

FUSION: (14 – 18 year olds) will meet weekly at St John’s.  The meeting time is Sunday evenings 7.15 – 8.30pm during term time. We meet for Bible study, prayer and discussion. Call 670033 for info.

TELFORD FOOD BANK new address is 78-83 Severn Walk Sutton Hill TF7 4AS. (Previously located in Leegomery) . 01952 586646.


Sidesperson: 9.30am Janet M and  6.30pm Mike H

Coffee: Dave & Sue R


Sidesperson: 9.30am Janette

Coffee: 9.30am Janet & Ann and  6.30pm Chris L


Monday and Friday 9-4pm and Tuesday 8.30am-12.30pm and 2-4pm

Email:  admin@stmichaelslilleshall.org.uk   Webwww.stmichaelslilleshall.org.uk

MATTHEW’S DAY OFF is usually FRIDAY  Emailmatthew.lefroy@tiscali.co.uk