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Benefice Bulletin

A new weekly feature

The Benefice Bulletin of Martham, Repps, Thurne and Clippesby

 

Serving the whole community by developing disciples of Jesus

 

Sunday 15th March ~  3rd Sunday of Lent

 

WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

 

SUNDAY 15th

9.30 am Holy Communion at Repps

11.00 am Sung Eucharist at Martham Academy

 

MONDAY 16th

9.00 am Morning Prayer at The Rectory

12.00 noon Martham Churches Together Lent Lunch at the Methodist School Room

1.15 pm Social Outreach Committee at 2 Grove Farm Cottages

 

TUESDAY 17th

9.30 am Morning Prayer at Thurne

11.00 am Knit & Knatter, Crochet & Chat or even Sew & Sing at Basecamp, Clippesby Hall

7.00 for 7.30 pm Who Cares? Vision Night at Kingsgate Community Church, Great Yarmouth

 

WEDNESDAY 18th

4.00 pm Evening Prayer at Clippesby Hall, West Wing

7.00 pm Lent Group at Repps Village Hall

 

THURSDAY 19th  

10.00 am Morning Prayer at Martham

 

FRIDAY 20th

9.15 am Morning Prayer at Repps

 

SUNDAY 22nd 4th Sunday of Lent – Mothering Sunday

9.30 am Holy Communion at Clippesby

10.00 am Family Service at Martham Academy

11.00 am Morning Prayer at Thurne

7.00 pm Come and Be at Repps

 

READINGS for Fourth Sunday of Lent

First Reading: 1 Samuel 16: 1-13

Second Reading: Ephesians 5: 8-14

Gospel Reading: John 9

 

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WHO CARES?  VISION NIGHT   Tuesday 17th March 7.30 pm doors open at 7.00 at Kingsgate Community Church, Great Yarmouth This is an opportunity for Christians from churches all over the East Coast from across the denominations, to come together and hear more about this mission and pray together for our area. This vision starts to help churches to reach people in their communities by asking, “What hurts you the most?”  Please speak to Steven if you are interested in going.

 

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Do you know of someone who would like a lift to Church in Martham?  Would you like a lift yourself?  If so please call  Maggie 01493 748884 who is happy to pick up and drop off.

 

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ST. PETER’S OUTREACH PRODUCTIONS THE FILM NIGHT will be “TULIP FEVER” at REPPS VILLAGE HALL

TUESDAY 24TH MARCH 7.00 for 7.15 pm   Free entry – refreshments. Some scenes filmed in Norwich Cathedral cloisters) In 17th Century Amsterdam, an orphaned girl is forcibly married to a rich merchant.  After her husband commissions a portrait, she begins an affair with the painter, a struggling young artist.  Seeking to escape the merchant’s ever-reaching grasp, the lovers risk everything and enter the frenzied tulip bulb market, hoping the right bulb will make a fortune and buy their freedom.

 

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SAVE THE DATE - MONDAY 30th MARCH AT 4.00 pm We will be moving furniture etc from the school back into St. Mary’s ready for our special Palm Sunday Service on the 5th April with the Bishop Graham.

 

Once we are back in St. Mary’s we will resume our church cleaning rota, if anyone else would like to join us please speak to Linda.  Before we move back the church will be cleaned by the builder.

 

 

Tuesdays in Clippesby  CANCELLED

1st  Tuesday  11.00  am Coffee, Cake & Chat in the church

2nd Tuesday 12.30 pm Luncheon Club at Basecamp

3rd Tuesday 11.00 am Crochet, Knit & Natter at Basecamp

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ALL FORMS OF PUBLIC WORSHIP SUSPENDED

as from 17.03.2020

ALL FORMS OF PUBLIC WORSHIP SUSPENDED

as from 17.03.2020