This Week's Life Line 

Week commencing 25th June 2017

Prayer for the week
Faithful Creator,
whose mercy never fails:
deepen our faithfulness to you
and to your living Word,
Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

Readings for today
Romans 6:1b-11 page 1132
Matt 10:24-39 page 975

Readings for the week
Monday         Psalm 44, Job 19 & Romans 9.1-18
Tuesday        Psalm 48, Job 21 & Romans 9.19-end
Wednesday   Psalm 119.57-80, Job 22 & Romans 10.1-10
Thursday      Psalm 71, Isaiah 49.1-6 & Acts 11.1-18
Friday           Psalm 51, Job 24 & Romans 11.1-12
Saturday       Psalm 68, Job 25-26 & Romans 11.13-24
 
THE PASTORAL VISITING TEAM
If you or someone you know is, or has been, unwell, and would like a chat with a friendly face, please call either the Church Office or Barbara Cowell, 01458 443397 One of the team will be only too happy to visit.
  
Please pray for:-
  • All those who are suffering because of the very hot weather, especially in Portugal where there has been loss of life in devastating fires
  • Those who still need help following recent terrorist attacks, and the fire in Grenfell Tower, and the police and emergency services
  • The government as they seek to balance the affairs of the UK with the negotiations for Brexit
  • The sick:-,  Mary Preston, Michael Kidd and Susan Hillyer

Save the dates
24th September, 11.30am, Mission Church -  Shared meal with holiday souvenir raffle
30th September , 7.30pm, Millfield - Mercy Ships Fundraiser
7th October, 7-30pm, Strode Theatre - Concert of local musical talent.  In aid of the Bell Tower Appeal Fund
19th October, 7.30pm, Mission Church - The Hiding Place (see below for further details)
 
Exciting news
Oddments Theatre Company are bringing their new production, The Hiding Place, to the Mission Church on 19th October.  Tickets will cost £8.50 each and will be available from me (Sonia) in due course…watch this space.
‘The Hiding Place is the true story of Corrie Ten Boom and her family’s struggle to save the Jews from the Nazis and how their faith became a light in the darkest places.’
 
Beulah – There will be no Beulah during the summer holidays; the last service will be on Saturday 15th July and it will resume in September.
  
Sunday 2nd July at 10.30am
....is the date for Jan James’ ordination at Wells Cathedral.
Please note that there will not be any 10.30am services in our Benefice on that day.
(There will be an 8.30am Communion Service at Street Parish Church and 9.30am Sunrise service at the Mission Church).
Instead, we are going to the service at Wells Cathedral (we are advised to arrive early!) and then returning to the Mission Church for a Bring and Share lunch at about 1pm.  The church will be open so that you can drop off your food before you go to Wells.
If you would like a lift to Wells please let me know by today, Sunday June 25th.  Thanks. Jill Perryman (01458) 440293
 
Walton Village Tea.
Sunday 2nd July 2017 - Walton Village Hall, 2.00pm till 5.00pm.
Please come and join us us for our Village Tea Party.
Adults, spoil yourselves with a silver service Traditional High Tea.
Cream teas with cakes and dainties...
 
Outside on the playing fields, we will endeavour to keep the children occupied...
We will have a large marquee for the Children's work.
We are having a themed afternoon of activities around the Native North American Indians...
Lots to make and wear!!
There will be a small Teepee Village, hair braiding, face painting, animals, inflatable assault course,Tug-of-War,plus lots of surprises.
Come, taste and see - enjoy!
All monies raised are going towards Walton church funds.
 
In July there will be an 8.30am communion service at Street Parish Church on the first Sunday: July 2nd.
Please note that there will be NO 8.30am service on the second Sunday: July 9th. Thank you.
 
Tuesday afternoon housegroup – we will be taking a break from now until early September.  Please watch out for the re-starting datein Lifeline.
 
Gospel Choir – wednesdays.  We will also be taking a break from now until early September, again watch out for the re-start date.
 
Praying for Street on Monday 3rd July at the Mission Church 7-8pm.  In small groups we will walk around the town, praying as we go, for businesses, schools, communities - just lifting it all up before God in prayer.
 
The office will be closed on 10th and 13th July as I am away on holiday.  Any items for Lifeline on 16th July should be with me by Thursday 6th.  Thanks, Sonia.
  
 
What’s on this week
Monday
        1.30pm – Prayer & planning meeting – Parish Church
Tuesday
        7.30am – Morning prayers – Mission Church
        9.30am – Mums Fitness – Mission Church
        3.15pm – Kids Club – Walton Church
        7.00pm – Walton Homegroup – Walton Church
Wednesday
        7.30am – Morning prayers – Mission Church
        10.00am - Mid week Communion - Mission Church
        10:00am – Walton Tots – Walton Church
        7.30pm - Handbell Practice - Mission Church
Thursday
        7.15am – Morning prayers – Walton Church
        10.30am - Coffee morning - Walton Church
        11.30am - Mid week communion – Walton
Friday
        9.30am – Little Stars – Mission Church
        5.00pm – Take away church – Walton Church
        7.00pm – Youth Group – Walton Church
Saturday
        5.00pm – Beulah – Walton Church
        5.00pm – Messy Church – Mission Church
Sunday
        8.30am – Holy Communion – Street Parish Church
        9.30am – Sunrise – Mission Church
        10:30am – Jan’s Ordination – Wells Cathedral
        2pm-5pm – Walton Tea Party – Walton village hall
        6.30pm – Churches Together Refresh – Mission Church
  
 
Revd. Sharon Walker 01458 442297 sharonannewalker@hotmail.com
Prayer chain – Bob & Vera Parker 01458 442906, Sharon Walker 01458 442297
Office - churchoffice8@gmail.com  01458 442671
Treasurer – Sonia Beaty 01458 442966 sonia.beaty@gmail.com
Copy for next LifeLine to Sonia Beaty by next Thursday, midday holytrinitylifeline@gmail.com