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St Margaret's On Sunday 16th June 2024

 

Sermons are recorded and the podcasts can be accessed via the website podcast page here.

Supporting our Foodbank

St. Margaret’s has a collecting box at the back of Church for donations to the Slough Foodbank. 

Thank you for your generous support.

 

 

Today-  THE THIRD SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY

10.30 a.m. Eucharist Service (equivalent of Red Book) – Fr. Robert Gooding

New English Hymnal 339, 495, 115, 457

  • Reading- 2 Corinthians Chapter 5 verses 6-10
  • Gospel- Mark Chapter 4 verses 26-34

 

6.00 p.m. Eucharist Service (equivalent of Red Book) – Fr. John.

New English Hymnal 420, 408, 294, 431

  • First Reading- Ezekiel Chapter 17 verses 22-24
  • Second Reading- 2 Corinthians Chapter 5 verses 6–10
  • Gospel- Mark Chapter 4 verses 26-34

 

Tuesday

 7.30 p.m.  Bible Study in the Parish Room.

 

Wednesday 

10.00 a.m. Holy Communion (equivalent of Red Book) - Fr. John

 

Next Sunday  - The Fourth Sunday After Trinity (23rd June 2024)

  • 10.30 a.m. Eucharist Service

(equivalent of Red Book) – Fr. Andrew Parry

  • 6.00 p.m. Eucharist Service (equivalent of Red Book)  - Fr. John

 

The Interregnum

During the Interregnum there will be a Mass every Sunday evening at 6 p.m. At 10.30 a.m. there will be a Sung Eucharist or Morning Prayer from the Book of Common Prayer. The Wednesday celebration at 10 a.m.  will continue through the interregnum. We welcome Fr Simon Douglas Lane on Wednesday his week and Fr Stuart King next Sunday evening.

 

 

Bible Study

Our weekly Bible Study group meets on Tuesdays at 7.30 p.m.

 

  

Our Welcome Team- a service opportunity!

We need new members for our Welcome Team at the 10.30 service on Sundays- are you able to help us with this important job- welcoming people to our services? Could you join  the rota to help once a month? Contact Sue Boon. 

St, Margaret’s also needs help to run our worship services, and children’s ministry as well as our Community activities (the Jam Ministries). Look at the insert and see if God might be calling you to an opportunity to serve him here!

Serving together in God’s family is something to which he calls all Christians according to their gifts and talents. In serving Christ:

  • Our faith is strengthened through depending on him
  • Our fellowship grows as we get to know and love our brothers and sisters in the Church family
  • Our Father God is given glory through our service-

 ‘ let your light shine before others, that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven’  (Matthew 5:16)

We have several opportunities for you to serve in the family of St. Margaret’s- check out these and see if God wants you to help!

 

Coffee after Services

We serve coffee etc. on Wednesdays after the 10 a.m. service and on Sundays after the 10.30 a.m. service. Could you help on a rota basis?  

 

 Vintage JAM Lunch

CANCELLED The next lunch for the over 65s is on Thursday, 6 June 2024 - 12 noon – 2pm

Unfortunately , due to plumbing issues - we have had to cancel Vintage Jam this month.

 

 

 

Volunteering Opportunity

If anyone would like to volunteer to help our churchyard team on Saturday mornings please telephone 07855 298283

 

Welcome Team

This ministry of welcoming people into the Church is so important! If you could help welcoming worshippers on Sunday mornings, contact Sue Boon

 

The Vintage Jam Team

Vintage Jam is a monthly free lunch for Senior Citizens. We serve lunch in the Parish Room on the first Thursday of each month from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. If you would like to help us on a rota basis (we have two teams), please contact Sue Boon

 

Brass Cleaning

Our Brass Cleaning team cleans all the brasses in the Church. We meet once a month on a Wednesday and work as a team. If you could help, contact Sue Boon 

 

 

Washing Linen

Each week we have some linen to wash that has been used in Church services. If you could help by washing linen occasionally, please contact  Dee Singleton.

 

Churchyard Team

We meet on Saturday mornings during the growing season to maintain the Churchyard- mowing, strimming etc. If you would like to help please speak to John Lane .

 

Serving and Reading

At each celebration of the Eucharist one or more servers is needed. At every service we seek to have members of the congregation reading the Scripture readings. If you are interested in Serving or Reading please speak to Sue Boon

 

Bishop Paul's visit - 2023

 

Jean and Margaret preparing flower arrangements for the Confirmation and Bishop Paul's visit

The crucifer, Dee, the thurifer, Mike, Bishop Paul and Fr Andrew after the service
 
 
Bishop Paul held  a lively Q & A session after the Mass
 
 
A 'Bring & Share' lunch was held for Bishop Paul's visit
 
 
The Confirmation cake for Janine, Linda  and Chris 
 
 

 A downloadable and printable version of St Margaret's on Sunday is available ChurchPewSheet16.6.24.pdf