Liverpool Road Methodist Church Online.

The following are in addition to the 'Weekly Programme'.

If you require any further information, please e-mail us at birkdalemethodist@hotmail.co.uk

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"For this is what the Sovereign Lord says: I myself will search for my sheep and look after them"

Ezekiel Ch 34: v 11

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SUNDAY 3 DECEMBER 2017
FIRST SUNDAY IN ADVENT

9.00am. Revd Patrick Evans. Holy Communion
10.45am. Mr Derek Taberner
6.00pm. At Ainsdale
No evening service here


Lectionary Readings: Isaiah Ch 64: v 1-9 (P 750)
Psalm 80: v 1-7, 17-19 (P 592) 1 Corinthians Ch 1: v 3-9 (P 1144)
Mark Ch 13: v 24-37(P 1019)

Flowers:
In memory of Betty Hagan

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CRECHE during the service. Toys are available in the vestibule for our younger congregation, and as the service is relayed in that area, parents and friends need not feel excluded. Beginners (3-5) and Primary (5-7) meet in their own room. Juniors (8-11) in the main hall.


Prayer ministry is available in the Prayer Room after morning worship

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MONDAY 27 NOVEMBER
7.00pm. Prayer Meeting. ) Both at 36 Ryder Crescent.
7.45am. Bible Study. )

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TUESDAY 28 NOVEMBER
8.00pm. Wesley Guild.Social

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THURSDAY 30 NOVEMBER
9.15 am. Iona Worship.

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COMEDY EVENING with Christian comedian Tom Elliott, at Leyland Road Methodist Church on 15 December at 6pm. Tickets £5. Under 16's free. Tickets available via the Church Office by telephoning 01704 536648 or emailing Leyland.road@btopenworld.com

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MARK THIS DATE IN YOUR DIARY We will be having a Faith Lunch on Sunday 10 December after morning worship to give our new members a chance to meet everyone and share in fellowship.

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ADVENT QUIET DAY Monday 4 December at St Peter's Church 10.00-3.30. Please see poster on noticeboard for more information and booking details.

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HELP NEEDED The Circuit is helping pack hampers and sort the big Christmas store donations for the Foodbank on Wednesday 6th December at 11am. If you can help for an hour or two please come along to Lakeside and let Marie-Anne know.

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SAVE THE DATE! The Christmas Angel, Nativity Panto. Friday 1 December from 6pm-8pm. A free One Church event at Community Church, Ash Street.

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ACTION FOR CHILDREN CHRISTMAS CONCERT Wednesday 6 December 7pm. at Liverpool's Anglican Cathedral. Tickets £8 adults, £5 concessions, from Cathedral shop, Action for Children on 01925 850856, or pay at the door.

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SING GOOD NEWS CD'S can be ordered through Carol or Derrick Chamberlain, cost is £5 - proceeds for the work of the Bible Society.

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At Russell Road Methodist Church on December 10th at 2.30pm there will be some carol singing, a side stall, a raffle, an offering, with all the proceeds going to Southport Hospice.

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ANOTHER DATE FOR YOU DIARY TESCO carols at 7.00 p.m. on 12th December. Please make the effort to join us for this outreach to our community.

************************************************************************************************************************** CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL & FAIR Ainsdale Methodist Church on Saturday 2nd December, starting at 10.00am.

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SUNDAY 3 DECEMBER AT AINSDALE We will joining with Ainsdale on this Sunday evening for Carols Around the Tree at 6.00pm. Christmas Tree Festival and refreshments from 5pm

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SOUTHPORT CHURCHES PRAYER MEETING The November meetings will be held here at Liverpool Road on Tuesdays between 7.30am and 8.30am.

Any assistance with setting up, serving drinks etc. would be much appreciated.

As well as the prayer meetings held within our own church, there are other opportunities in Southport to meet with others for prayer.

METHODIST CIRCUIT PRAYER MEETINGS There are bookmarks at the back of church showing times and dates of prayer meetings.

Please take one.

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