NOTICES 15 July 2018 Welcome to All Saints To find out more about All Saints please speak to a member of the Welcome Team.
You are very welcome to our service today. Please join us for coffee and tea served afterwards. The Welcome Area at the back is ideal for young children who might be unsettled. If you are new or have recently started attending, please take a 'Welcome Pack'. It would help us to get to know you if you could fill in the details card and hand it to a member of the All Saints team. There will be no collection taken during the services but there are plates at the main doors for those who would like to contribute to the Church. Gift Aid envelopes can be found with the donation plates. Please consider filling one in and the Inland Revenue will increase your gift by 25%! Most sermons are recorded and are available for download from the church website (www.allsaintsecclesall.org.uk). You can use your computer to listen to the sermons or they can be downloaded. All songs covered by CCLI have been reproduced under CCL Licence No. 5119.
LOVING GOD. LIVING LIFE. SHARING FAITH.
MEMORIAL SERVICE Our 9.15 Morning Worship will be a special Memorial Service to remember those who have played an important part in our lives but who are no longer with us. In this service we give thanks for their impact and their love in all of our lives. CHURCH NEWS HOLIDAY CLUB Monday 13 - Thursday 16 August. For 4-11 year olds, Holiday Club is our annual four day time together during the summer school holidays. It’s a great time for our children to come together and have fun whilst praying, worshipping and learning about God. Booking is now open, sign up via the Church website www.allsaintsecclesall.org.uk VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! If you are able to volunteer to help for all or part of the Holiday Club week, please contact Rosie email@example.com GDPR FORMS Alongside the white consent forms that many of you have helpfully been filling in, there are also yellow forms for children under 14. If you could fill in a form for each of your children and place In the GDPR box at the back of church we would appreciate this. BIG CHURCH WEEKEND AWAY Bookings are now officially open for the Big Church Weekend Away 2019. You can book online at https://www.allsaintsecclesall.org.uk/big-church-weekend-away/ and pay by debit or credit card, or book via the paper sign up forms in church and pay by cheque. Completed forms can be placed in the box at the back of church. For more information, please contact Rachel via the church office. WOMEN’S GROUP Tuesday 17 July, 7.30pm, Halls. All are invited to join us for a talk on “Famous Sheffield Women through the Ages.” SMALL SAINTS Thursday 19 July, 10-11.30am, Church. Praise and play for 0-5 year-olds and their parents and carers. This week is the last Small Saints before the summer break. XENIA SUMMER PARTY Sunday 29 July, 7.30pm, Halls. This will be the last Xenia until September so please do join us. Over the summer there will be a series of informal social events organised for our Youth. For more details please contact Joseph on firstname.lastname@example.org WOMEN’S GROUP OUTING TO SALTAIRE Tuesday 21 August. There are a few places left on this day trip, organised by the Women’s Group. The coach will depart at 8am from Knowle Lane/Ecclesall Road South junction and aims to arrive back in Ecclesall around 6-6.30pm. Optional activities will include a guided walking tour, a cruise on the canal, and a ride on the Shipley Glen Tramway. The cost of the coach will depend on how many people are going, but will be a maximum of £12.50, payable in advance by 17 July. The other activities can be paid for on the day, at a total cost of £12.50. For more information, or to book a place, please contact Janet Threlfall on 263 1039. FROM SUE AND NORMAN BLABY Thank you to all who supported our Open Garden on 24 June. Thanks to the generous donations made and proceeds from the sale of plants, we were able to send £250 to Good News Family Care in Buxton. LOST PROPERTY We are having a clear out of lost property. Please could everyone please check items at the back of church in the lost property pile. This includes dishes that have been brought back for church family members. Any leftover items will be removed and donated to charity on 16 July. GENERAL NEWS BABY BASICS have seen an increase in emergency referrals and urgently need more of the following: shampoos, conditioners, tooth brushes and tooth paste for mums, maternity pads, baby wipes, baby toiletries (baby bath, shampoo, lotion) and fitted sheets for Moses baskets. Donations can be left in the box in the church porch. Thank you. CLIFFORD ALL SAINTS PRIMARY ECO GREENHOUSE – Thank you for all the bottles donated so far. Today (15 July) is the last day for donation for the summer. We will begin collecting again in September and will let you know when the collection reopens. BISHOPSCROFT GARDEN PARTY Saturday 21 July, 2-4pm, Bishopscroft, Snaithing Lane. Bishop Pete and Cathy invite you to the Garden Open Day. There will be entertainment by the Dinnington Colliery Brass Band, refreshments, stalls, and children’s activites provided by the Mothers’ Union. Entrance for adults is £2.00 with children free, with no prior registration needed. All proceeds will go the Cathedral Archer Project and St Luke's Hospice.
THE DIOCESE OF SHEFFIELD are recruiting for a senior personal assistant to the Bishop of Sheffield. For more information and details of how to apply please see http://www.sheffield.anglican.org/other-vacancies. The closing date for application is 22 July 2018. PRAYERS FOR MISSION OAKES CHRISTIAN HOLIDAY CENTRE During the Summer holidays young people aged 8 to 18 can enjoy an action-packed holiday while being presented with the Christian message in a fun and relevant way. Please pray for the Summer Camps starting on 22 July. GALEED HOUSE, DARNALL Praise the Lord for very good numbers at the kids' club, sometimes too many! Stories are being shared and the kids take part in acting them out. Please pray for more volunteers to restart the boys' club which has been put on hold due to lack of volunteers. Please pray for the summer holiday club next month. Pray for volunteers and pray for good number of kids. Pray for the team planning the programme. WHIRLOW SPIRITUALITY CENTRE SIMPLE QUIET DAY Tuesday 17 July, 9.45am-3.45pm. Reflective Communion followed by space to be with God. A day lightly led with plenty of space and silence. £15, book via whirlowspiritualitycentre.org/whats-on PRAYING WITHOUT WORDS Thursday 19 July, 7.30-9pm. A group for those drawn to silent prayer and meditation. Practise, share experiences and learn. No need to book and no charge (donations welcome). Prayer starts at 8pm WE WHO SING, PRAY TWICE Monday 23 July, 7.30-9.30pm. Learn simple, sacred rounds and chants at these popular evenings. The singing leads into a period of silence. All levels of musical experience welcome. No need to book and no charge. DAY OF RETREAT Thursday 2 August, 9.30am- 4.30pm. A simple day of silence, facilitated by Spiritual Accompaniers. £18, book via whirlowspiritualitycentre.org/whats-on SHEFFIELD FLUTE CHOIR Friday 3 August, 12.45-1.30pm. Music for the Spirit presents the first in a series of 3 all-age Friday lunchtime concerts. Featuring a selection of familiar and fun pieces exploring the different sounds of the flute in all its different sizes - from the piccolo down to the bass flute. Bring a packed lunch and your family and friends! £10 or free for under-18s. Just come along – or book via whirlowspiritualitycentre.org/whats-on During the summer, meetings to discuss the direction, identity and calling of Whirlow Spirituality Centre will be held. The concept of Shalom and ideas from Brian McLaren’s Great Spiritual Migration book (for which there will be a reading group in the autumn-winter) will feed into our conversations. The gatherings will be informal and not have set ‘aims’ in terms of producing words or making decisions but be for exploration, discernment and creative thinking. Any members of All Saints interested in joining in are very welcome! The meetings will be on 20 July, 10.30am-12noon (to be followed by bring and share lunch) and 1 August, 78.30pm (after a bring and share tea at 6). Please email email@example.com by 17 July (extended deadline) if you would like to join us for either or both, stating which dates as well as any dietary requirements.
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