Would you like to bid for a year’s supply of Stella’s stunning marmalade? Or half a day’s time of a friendly and helpful electrician? Our Auction of Promises is open NOW at the back of the church: simply add your name and bid beside whichever promise you’d like to win. The Auction will be closed at the Twelfth Night Feast on 6th January. Happy bidding!
Gatehouse Calendars: Margaret Williamson has a supply of calendars for sale at £5 (all proceeds to the Gatehouse Wednesday Art Group).
Taizé Service: Taizé services will restart on Friday 5th January (1:15 pm).
Epiphany Service: 6:00 pm on Sat 6th January 2018 – Eucharist with hymns.
Twelfth Night Feast, 6thJanuary 2018. Doors Open: 7 pm – directly after our Epiphany Service at 6 pm. Supper/Auction of Promises/Entertainments – in aid of our Roof Repair Fundraising Appeal. Tickets (including supper and wine): £15 (under 18s free!)
Sunday 7th January 2018 (The Baptism of Christ): 8:00 am – Holy Communion (BCP);10:30 am -Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong
Choral Evensong: St Giles’ Choir will sing Evensong in Southwark Cathedral on Saturday 13th January 2018, at 4:00 pm.
Holy Week 2018 is going to be a special time for the Benefice, as Angela Tilby is coming to be our guest preacher throughout Holy Week. So please put 25th March to 1st April in your diary. There will be our regular pattern of services and this will include a set of meditations on Good Friday. Angela has chosen the title for this series of talks to be “The death of God.”
WHAT’S ON AT ST GILES’ THIS WEEK
Mon 1st Jan (Naming & Circumcision of Jesus) 5:30 pm Evening Prayer
Tuesday 2nd January (Ss Basil & Gregory)5:30 pm Evening Prayer
Wednesday 3rd January 12:30 pm Eucharist
5:30 pm Evening Prayer
Thursday 4th January 5:30 pm Evening Prayer
Friday 5th January 1:15 pm Taizé Service
5:30 pm Evening Prayer
Saturday 6th January6:00 pm Eucharist with hymns
(THE EPIPHANY) 7:00 pmTwelfth Night Feast in Parish Rooms
Sunday 7th January 8:00 am BCP Holy Communion
(the baptism of christ) 10:30 am Holy Communion
6:30 pm Evensong
Prayer Requests – Cycle of Prayer: Week 2
Sick: Heather Poole, George Pulford
Year’s Mind: 2nd – Marj Kimber (2001);
3rd – Beulah Painting (2011);
4th – Ted Painting (2008)