Prayer Requests – 18 November 2018

Suggestions For Your Prayers…

  • Continue to pray for God’s strengthening hand on the recently bereaved, those managing daily consequences of ill health and other physical challenges and for those who are in hospital, waiting for test results or are recovering from treatment. Give thanks and pray for family and friends who are giving practical support and spiritual encouragement when it is needed.
  • For ongoing work with the children at Riseley Primary School, for James who will be taking assembly on Wednesday 21st November and for Sam and the team running Aslan on the same day. Pray that they share the good news of Jesus love for all through the fun talks, games and activities they organise.
  • Give thanks for the leaders and supporters of all children’s groups held in the Church. Pray that through all these opportunities the children attending have fun and grow to love and trust Jesus.
  • For Festive, pray that workers are able to connect with lots of Christian students across the country to help inspire and equip them to share their faith and live for Christ whilst at college.
  • For the Bedford Women’s Refuge, pray that the staff continue to receive the resources they need to provide this valuable lifeline to women and children in difficult circumstances and that they and those they work with know God’s grace, comfort and healing.
  • For the Milsons in Valencia. Give thanks that Julian has been able to preach in Spanish and that Theo is doing well at school.  Pray that Julian and Nicky are able to teach God’s word clearly through both their new group and  Christianity Explored.  Continue to pray for Jemima’s wellbeing as she is home educated .
  • For Asha and Sangster, their family and their work in Bangalore. Give thanks for the café team and for local gospel partnerships.  Pray for the students and for the bible studies, the church community and new families joining the group and for their work at the Neerekshe Trust and St Peters school.
  • For the whole congregation to continue to be strengthened through serving together. Pray for PCC members and leaders of activities and groups.  Pray that God would give growth.
  • Pray for the future direction of the church, for wisdom following decisions at the
  • General Synod and for our own evolving Mission Action Plan.

Let us approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need

See Hebrews 4:14-16

Know Christ and Make Him Known

Weekly Notices – 11 November 2018

Tuesday 13th November

Advent Window decorations 7.00-9.00pm Vicarage extension
Please bring scissors and other items for decorating the scenery and nativity characters such as fabric, beads, ribbon etc

Bell ringing practice 7.30pm all ringers
New ringers always welcome please speak to David Shaw

Wednesday 14th November

‘Aslan’ Riseley Primary after school club 3.15pm

Bedford Scouts visiting church 7.00pm

Thursday 15th November

Tea Service 3.00pm

Sunday 18th November

Morning Service 11.00am (Revd James Isaacs)
With visitors from Gideons who will share news about their work during the service

 

Coming soon

Saturday 24th November

Ladies ‘Thanksgiving’ Breakfast 9.00am in the Church Room

 

Young People’s Groups

Preschool ABC Adults Babies & Children
3rd Wednesday – next session 21st November 9.00am

Year 0-4 All Dads & Me!
3rd Saturday – next session 17th November 9-10.30am

Years 4-6 All Saints Youth Club
every other Friday in Church – next session 16th November 7.00-8.00pm

Year 10 CYFA
Sundays 7.30-9.00pm at the Carters, Yelden – next session check WhatsApp for details

Prayer Requests – 11 November 2018

Suggestions For Your Prayers…

  • For God’s strengthening hand on the bereaved and those managing daily consequences of ill health and other challenges. For those who are waiting for test results or are recovering from treatment. Give thanks and pray for family and friends who are giving practical support and spiritual encouragement.
  • For Festive, pray that workers are able to connect with lots of Christian students across the country to help inspire and equip them to share their faith and live for Christ whilst at college.
  • For ongoing work with the children at Riseley Primary School, for James who will be taking assembly on 31st October and for Sam and the team running Aslan on the same day. Pray that they share the good news clearly through their words and the activities and pray that through these opportunities the children have fun and come to know the love of Jesus.
  • For the Bedford Women’s Refuge, pray that the staff continue to receive the resources they need to provide this valuable lifeline to women and children in difficult circumstances and that they and those they work with know God’s grace, comfort and healing.
  • For the Milsons in Valencia. Give thanks that Julian has been able to preach in Spanish and that Theo has had a great start to school.  Pray that Julian and Nicky are able to teach God’s word clearly through both their new group and  Christianity Explored.  Continue to pray for Jemima’s wellbeing as she is home educated .
  • For Asha and Sangster, their family and their work in Bangalore. Give thanks for the café team and for local gospel partnerships.  Pray for the students and for the bible studies, the church community and new families joining the group.
  • For the whole congregation to continue to be strengthened through serving together. Pray for PCC members and leaders of activities and groups.  Pray that God would give growth.
  • Pray for the future direction of the church and for our own evolving Mission Action Plan.

Let us approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need

See Hebrews 4:14-16

Know Christ and Make Him Known

Weekly Notices – 4 November 2018

Tuesday 6th November

Bell ringing practice 7.30pm all ringers

Wednesday 7th November

‘Aslan’ Riseley Primary after school club 3.15pm

Prayer meeting 7.45pm Vicarage extension

Thursday 8th November

Funeral for Christopher Lovell 1.00pm

Saturday 10th November

Church Clean-up from 9.30am

Sunday 11th November

Remembrance Service 11.00am, including the Act of Remembrance 11:50am War Memorial

Riseley Village Commemoration and Remembrance of the end of WW1, gather at the Ross Meadow Beacon at 6.45 pm; Last post 6.55pm; Beacon lighting 7.00pm; Church bells 7.05pm.

 

Coming soon

Saturday 24th November

GYM Group ‘Thanksgiving’ Breakfast 9.00am in the Church Room

 

Young People’s Groups

Preschool ABC Adults Babies & Children
3rd Wednesday – next session 21st November 9.00am

Year 0-4 All Dads & Me!
3rd Saturday – next session 17th November 9-10.30am

Years 4-6 All Saints Youth Club
every other Friday in Church – next session 16th November 7.00-8.00pm

Year 10 CYFA
Sundays 7.30-9.00pm at the Carters, Yelden – next session check WhatsApp for details

Prayer Requests – 4 November 2018

Suggestions For Your Prayers…

  • For God’s strengthening hand on the bereaved and those managing daily consequences of ill health and other challenges. For those who are waiting for test results or are recovering from treatment. Give thanks and pray for family and friends who are giving practical support and spiritual encouragement.
  • For Festive, pray that workers are able to connect with lots of Christian students across the country to help inspire and equip them to share their faith and live for Christ whilst at college.
  • For ongoing work with the children at Riseley Primary School, for James who will be taking assembly on 31st October and for Sam and the team running Aslan on the same day. Pray that they share the good news clearly through their words and the activities and pray that through these opportunities the children have fun and come to know the love of Jesus.
  • For the Bedford Women’s Refuge, pray that the staff continue to receive the resources they need to provide this valuable lifeline to women and children in difficult circumstances and that they and those they work with know God’s grace, comfort and healing.
  • For the Milsons in Valencia. Give thanks that Julian has been able to preach in Spanish.  Pray that Julian and Nicky are able to teach God’s word clearly through both their new group and  Christianity Explored.
  • For Asha and Sangster, their family and their work in Bangalore. Give thanks for the café team and for local gospel partnerships.  Pray for the students and for the bible studies, the church community and new families joining the group.
  • For the whole congregation to continue to be strengthened through serving together. Pray for PCC members and leaders of activities and groups.  Pray that God would give growth.
  • Pray for the future direction of the church and for our own evolving Mission Action Plan.

Let us approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need

See Hebrews 4:14-16

Know Christ and Make Him Known

Prayer requests – 28 October 2018

Suggestions For Your Prayers…

  • For God’s strengthening hand on the bereaved and those managing daily consequences of ill health and other challenges. For those who are waiting for test results or are recovering from treatment. Give thanks and pray for family and friends who are giving practical support and spiritual encouragement.
  • For Festive, pray that workers are able to connect with lots of Christian students across the country to help inspire and equip them to share their faith and live for Christ whilst at college.
  • For ongoing work with the children at Riseley Primary School, for James who will be taking assembly on 31st October and for the team running Aslan on the same day. Pray that they share the good news clearly through their words and the activities and pray that through these opportunities the children have fun and come to know the love of Jesus.
  • For the Bedford Women’s Refuge, pray that the staff continue to receive the resources they need to provide this valuable lifeline to women and children in difficult circumstances and that they and those they work with know God’s grace, comfort and healing.
  • For the Milsons in Valencia. Give thanks that Julian has been able to preach in Spanish.  Pray that they are able to teach God’s word clearly through both their new group and  Christianity Explored.
  • For Asha and Sangster, their family and their work in Bangalore. Give thanks for the café team and for local gospel partnerships.  Pray for the students and for the bible studies, the church community and new families joining the group.
  • For the whole congregation to continue to be strengthened through serving together. Pray for PCC members and leaders of activities and groups.  Pray that God would give growth.
  • Pray for the future direction of the church and for our own evolving Mission Action Plan.

Let us approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need

See Hebrews 4:14-16

Know Christ and Make Him Known

Weekly Notices – 28 October 2018

Tuesday 30th October

Bell ringing practice 7.00pm beginners, 7.30pm all ringers

Thursday 1st November

Lunch Service 11:30am

Saturday 3rd November

Mens Breakfast 9.00am in the Church Room
Hear from James on “Sport.Business.Faith” over bacon butties and coffee

Sunday 4th November

Holy Communion (BCP) 8.00am (Revd James Isaacs)
All Age Service 11.00am (Martin Hargreaves)

 

Coming soon

Saturday 10th November

Church Cleanup from 9.30am

Saturday 24th November

Ladies ‘Thanksgiving’ Breakfast 9.00am in the Church Room

 

Young People’s Groups

Preschool ABC Adults Babies & Children
3rd Wednesday – next session 21st November 9.00am

Year 0-4 All Dads & Me!
3rd Saturday – next session 17th November 9-10.30am

Years 4-6 All Saints Youth Club
every other Friday in Church – next session 2nd November 7.00-8.00pm

Year 10 CYFA
Sundays 7.30-9.00pm at the Carters, Yelden – next session check WhatsApp for details