Last Week's Life Line

Week commencing 16th September 2018

Prayer for the week

Lord of creation,
whose glory is around and within us:
open our eyes to your wonders,
that we may serve you with reverence
and know your peace at our lives’ end,
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen
Readings for today
Psalm 19  page 552
James 3.1-12 page 1214
Mark 8.27-end page 1012
Readings for the week
Monday         Psalm 44, 1 Kings 12.25-13.10 & Acts 19.8-20
Tuesday        Psalm 48,1 Kings 13.11-end & Acts 19.21-end
Wednesday   Psalm 119.57-80, 1 Kings 17 & Acts 20.1-16
Thursday      Psalm 57, 1 Kings 18.1-20 & Acts 20.17-end
Friday           Psalm 49, 1 Kings 19.15-end & 2 Tim. 3.14-end
Saturday       Psalm 68, 1 Kings 19 & Acts 21.17-36
Please pray for:-

  • Open the Book sessions in our local primary schools
  • Students returning to university and those who are beginning their degree courses and leaving home for the first time
  • All who are suffering as a result of a typhoon in the USA; and in Japan, where there have been floods and earthquakes
  • Christians in Northern Nigeria where there have been fresh attacks by Boko Haram

Pastoral Visiting

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.

Glitter and Glow (an alternative Halloween party for kids)
31st October, Mission Church, 5.30pm – 7pm.  If you are able to help with this event, please contact Hannah on 07890189938.
Fruit crumbles needed.
Please let me know if you are able to provide a fruit crumble for 8 people for the harvest lunch at Compton Dundon on 30th September. Thanks, Sonia.
There will be a Confirmation Service at Wells Cathedral on 3rd November.  If anyone is interested in being confirmed please contact Sharon Walker.
Street Baptist Church are holding a variety fundraiser on 13th October, 7pm at Strode Theatre. This should be a great evening of music and dance performances.  Tickets are available from Strode Theatre.  Posters are at the back of the churches.
Walton Christmas Quiz will be available in Walton Church at their Harvest Breakfast on Sunday 23rd September.
Is God calling you to be a Lay Pastoral Assistant (LPA)?
Yes/ not sure/ want to find out more – there are leaflets at the back of the churches.
Sharon will be running an LPA course, starting 2nd October at the Mission Church, 7pm.  Please contact Sonia in the office if you would like to attend.
A Macmillan Coffee Morning will be held in Bluestone Court, Oxendale on Friday 27th September, between 10.30-12.30. Entrance fee £3.00 which includes a cup of coffee and a slice of cake. There will be a raffle, lucky dip, and various stalls. please join us to support this worthy cause.
Walton Harvest breakfast, (bacon rolls and croissants) will be served at 9.30am on September 23rd followed by a family service led by David Hatrey. Do join us to celebrate another year of good weather and abundant provision. 
Afternoon Tea. Welcome to the Mission Church on FRIDAY 21st SEPTEMBER at 3.00pm for tea, cake and fellowship.  Some of us will be knitting poppies for decorating Street Parish Church for Remembrance.  ALL ARE WELCOME, you don’t have to make poppies!  From Chris Wood and the team.
Walton Prayer Meeting -  3rd October between 7pm and 8pm, Walton Church.  Please come along and join us in prayer for the church and community.
What’s on this week
       7.15am – Morning Prayers – Mission Church
       7.15am – Morning Prayers – Mission Church
       7.00pm – Walton Homegroup – The Royal Oak
       7.15am – Morning Prayers – Mission Church
       10.00am - Mid week Communion - Mission Church
       7.30pm – Handbell practice – Mission Church
       9.30am – Body, Mind & Soul – Mission Church
        10.30am - Coffee morning - Walton Church
        11.30am – Mid week communion – Walton Church
       9.30am – Little Stars – Mission Church
       3.00pm – Afternoon Teas – Mission Church
       3.30pm – Kids Church – Walton Church
       10.00am – Holy Communion – Compton Dundon
       10.00am – Harvest Festival with breakfast – Walton Church
       10.30am – Family Communion – Mission Church
       6.00pm – Songs of Praise – Street Parish Church


Revd. Sharon Walker 01458 442297

Prayer chain – Bob & Vera Parker 01458 442906, Sharon Walker 01458 442297
Office -  01458 442671
Treasurer – Sonia Beaty 01458 442966
Copy for next LifeLine to Sonia Beaty by midday next Thursday -