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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2017

Wednesday 18th to Wednesday 25th January – the theme: “Crossing Barriers” comes from Germany. 

In Lincoln church leaders are encouraged to share pulpits, wherever possible, during this week.  Everyone is invited to attend the following services:

Wednesday 18th – 12.30 pm at Burton Road Methodist Church, LN1 3LW

Thursday 19th - 12.30 pm at Ignite Elim in Moorland Community Centre,  LN6 7NH

Friday 20th – 7 pm at St. Columba’s Ecumenical Partnership, Brant Road, LN5 8RX

Saturday 21st – 7 pm at the Orthodox Church, Burton Road, LN1 3TX

Sunday 22nd  is Homeless SundayWe are all encouraged to pray for the Homeless, and for those who help them, on this day.

Monday 23rd – 12.30 pm at The Friends Meeting House (Quakers), LN1 1UR

Tuesday 24th – 7 pm at St.Peter & St.Paul R.C.Church, Skellingthorpe Road, LN6 7SU

Wednesday 25th – 12.30 pm at St.Peter in Eastgate, LN2 4AA.

 

Further information and resources can be found on the Churches Together in Great Britain & Ireland (CTbi) website. 

January 2017

On behalf of Churches Together in Lincoln & District, a Happy New Year to you all!  Here is some new information, and some reminders, about events happening from today until the end of January.

Tuesday 3rd January from 7.30 to 8.30 pm – A Taize Service at Our Lady of Lincoln Church, corner of Laughton Way and Cabourne Avenue, LN2 2HE.

Wednesday 4th January, at 2 pm – HomeMatchMaker Prayer Meeting at St. Peter in Eastgate Church, LN2 4AA.

Starting on Thursday 5th January (& 12th 19th 26th January) at 7.30 pm – A Training Course for anyone interested in Prayer Ministry for Lincoln Healing Rooms. To be held at Welton & Dunholme Methodist Church, Chapel Lane, Welton, LN2 3JH.  Phone 0843 289 8398 or email: lincolnhealingrooms@btinternet.com

Sunday 8th January, at 10 am – Plough Sunday Service at St. Edith’s, Coates, LN1 2DW, traditional blessing of all Winter farming activities.  Come and join local farmers and share their experiences.  Live band, country food and a warm welcome.  Supporting “Send A Cow” sustainable, family scale agriculture in Africa.

Monday 9th January, from 6.15 pm – St. Hugh’s Film & Supper Night – The 1989 film “Romero” about the work, life and death of Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador who was assassinated in 1980, will be shown at approx 7.15 pm.  Tickets for supper (Beef or Vegetable Casserole and Jacket Potato) followed by the film, cost £5, or £3 for students.  Please email: mwilford@virginmedia.com for further details.

Wednesday 18th to Wed. 25th January - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – Details as sent in January Notices – Further information will be sent to you in the next few days

Thursday 19th January, 2 pm to 3 pm – A meeting about Food Vouchers during School HolidaysContact Revd. Mike Farley if you would like to attend: mfarley121@gmail.com. Please note: the venue has been changed to Bridge Church, 107-115, Newark Road, LN5 8NQ.  

Saturday 21st Januarytime to be notified – an additional event for the Week of Prayer – Ruth Scott from BBC Radio 2 will visit St.Nicholas’ Church, Newport, to give a lecture on what happens when Christians cannot agreeFurther details to follow.

Thursday 26th January, 7.30 pm – Lincoln Active Faith Network City Wide Prayer Meeting.  Every church in Lincoln is invited to attend the 2017 Prayer Meeting, at Alive Church, Newland, Lincoln, LN1 1XD.

Friday 27th January is Holocaust Memorial DayAn Inter-Faith commemoration service will take place at 6.30 pm at St. John the Baptist Church (corner of Sudbrooke Drive & Laughton Way) LN2 2EF.

Best wishes from Mary

MARY WILFORD, SECRETARY CHURCHES TOGETHER IN LINCOLN & DISTRICT