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FOR OUR PRAYERS … . • • • • • • • •

For the HIGH COUNCIL which will convene on 29 July for the purpose of electing the next GENERAL. For Lieutenants Rodney & Lillian Bean, with Christopher, who will be going to their first appointment at Newport, IoW. For the peoples of Egypt as their country once undergoes turmoil. For students at schools and colleges who will be seeking useful employment over the summer months. For the Christians of SAUDI ARABIA facing opposition and persecution. For all those far from well, or are recovering from illness, and those known and cared about. The claiming of the ‘SQUARE MILE’ around our hall in prayer over the next weeks and months. DON’T FORGET – to use the Prayer Network – see Audrey Beeching or Jo Gaskin.

‘PRAYER FOR THIS WEEK – Disability Awareness Day’ ‘Lord, may today’s exhibition inspire thousands of people with disabilities and their carers as they discover many opportunities to lead full lives and be as independent as possible. Please encourage those who feel frustrated at their limitations, and help them to discover all You have planned for them. Amen’ Cut Here > ………………………………………………………………………. VISITOR’S REPLY SLIP (Please place in Offering Plate or hand in before leaving) I/we visited today and would like to be contacted by an Officer:

THE BULLETIN Sun. 14 JULY 2013 Welcome! Please join us for coffee after the Morning Meeting in the Community Lounge. TODAY: 10.15am led by Majors Williams Band at Kent County Show this morning 6pm ‘Jesus Folk’ – the First Half

MAIDSTONE CORPS 74-80 Union Street ME14 1ED Corps Officers Majors Grayson & Janice Williams Captain Lynne Clifton (Family Ministries Officer) Administrator Mrs. Lorraine Munn Tel. Numbers Hall: 01622-681808 Quarters: 01622-752232 Family Ministries: 01622-677834 E-Mail grayson.williams@ salvationarmy.org.uk janice.williams@ salvationarmy.org.uk lynne.clifton@ salvationarmy.org.uk

NEXT SUNDAY: Meeting at 10.15am led by General Shaw Clifton 6pm by Majors Scott & Hopgood

lorraine.munn@ salvationarmy.org.uk maidstone@ salvationarmy.org.uk (will reach all above) Websites www.salvationarmy.org.uk/maidstone www.maidstonesaband.org.uk

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OUR VISION

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‘To reach everyone living within One Square Mile of Maidstone Corps with the Good News over the next five years with the aim of making disciples of Jesus Christ’

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THE PROGRAMME THIS WEEK MONDAY

10am SAM’s Tots 7pm Prayer Meeting

TUESDAY

1.30pm Home League

WEDNESDAY

9.30am Prayer for Family Ministries 7.30pm Ladies Fellowship – ‘Strawberries & Cream’

THURSDAY

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Fortnightly Rehearsals ‘JESUS FOLK’ The Musical, to be staged at The Hazlitt Theatre (November 6, 7) Next rehearsal: see the Producers

FURLOUGH DATES Majors G & J Williams Mon.15 JULY to Tues.13 AUG. Capt. L Clifton Thurs. 1AUG to Mon.12 AUG.

1.30pm Over 60 Club

FRIDAY

10am SAM’s Tots

SATURDAY

11am Junior Soldiers ‘Coffee Concert’

COMING SOON … •

10-25 Aug. Divisional Summer Camps

25-31 Aug. Divisional Summer School

Sun. 1 Sept., 6pm, Divisional Candidates Farewell at Maidstone. See Noticeboard for details.

THANK YOU … • • • •

SPECIAL EVENTS

‘The most beautiful attire … SMILE.’

‘SAFE & SOUND FOR ALL’ Course If you haven’t already done it FRIDAY 19 JULY at 7.30pm

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Welcome – Roy & Hazell (21 Ron & Jaqui) st Coffee – Gina & Jean Kite (21 Volunteers) st Altar Flowers – Gill Paxton (21 Audrey Beeching) To Keith & Andrea for the car parking arrangements regarding the trip to Commissioning yesterday.

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Sat. 20 July – ‘Coffee Concert’ with YP Musicians, 11am-2pm. Stalls can be reserved through Gill Paxton. Proceeds in aid of Watershed Project.

WILLOWBROOK PLACE ‘Cookery Course’ for young mums running Friday evenings through July. Your prayer support would be very much appreciated.

FOOD BANK Urgent needs: tins of potatoes, vegetables, fruit, rice pudding, custard, fish; packets of pasta, rice, noodles. COFFEE ROTA Volunteers required for this vitally important time of fellowship after the Morning Meeting. Please add your name(s) to the Noticeboard near the kitchen. Thank you!

Next Corps Council Meeting: 21 AUGUST, 7.45pm Next Pastoral Care Council Meeting: 4 SEPT, 7.45pm PASTORAL CARE COUNCIL MEMBERS Corps Officers, Paul Deacon, Shirley O’Leary, Audrey Beeching, Maria Kwoka, Margaret Rose, Eunice Hardman, Major Wesley Dinsmore, Michael Cousins, Matthew Walters, Jaqui Hall, Pamela Thomas, Terry Wakefield. Please let them know if you are aware of pastoral needs in our fellowship.

Bulletin 14 july 2013