Sunday 14th April 2024, 10.30am

Morning Worship led by the Revd Lucy Brierley

Training for Transformation: Spiritual Disciplines for 21st Century People

Prayer: Interrupting Heaven

This Service, broadcast live from the Church can be found via the Church’s website – our YouTube Channel or via our Facebook page. There is an archive of service recordings,   including this one, on our website which can be viewed at home.  If you would like some help to access any of them please email –  or telephone us on 01483 763078.  If you would like a recording of this Service, and any other, they are available in various formats by request. Please contact the Church Office.


Welcome and Notices

Call to Worship

Hymns –  Come, now is the time to worship

                All my words fall short (Gratitude)

Prayers and The Lord’s Prayer

Family Time

Hymn – Empty broken here I stand (Kyrie Eleison)

Children & Young People continue in groups

Bible Readings –   Philippians 4 v 4-7 & Romans 8 v 26-27 read by Chris Temple

                               Revelation 8 v 1-5 read by Nick Brook

Hymn O God you search me and you know me


Hymn Before the throne of God above

Prayers for Others (including To be in your presence)

Offering Prayer

Hymn – Lord for the years (R & S 603)

Blessing & The Grace


You are invited to stay for refreshments after the Service. They will be served in the  Forum and in the Sanctuary.  Please do stay if you can to enjoy a time to meet and talk with each other.

Heathside Car Park.  Free Sunday morning (up until 1 pm) parking for those attending this Church. Please key in your registration number on a device in the Forum in the Church each time you are here.  This can be on arrival or as you leave.  The barrier will rise to let you out of the car park because your number will be recognised. 

If you would like to donate to the work of the Church this can  be done in a variety of ways as described on the “Giving to the Church” page of the website.  For one-off gifts, there is a direct link to the Dona online page from the “Give Online” button on the Home page, and the contactless device in the Forum is also available. There is a plate at the back of the Church and an offering bag under the Dona device in the Forum for anyone wishing to make a cash donation.

WaterAid Lent Appeal – the ways to donate are listed in the April Church Magazine.  These include the card machine in the Forum this morning and via the Church website –  Last day to contribute today!

Care4Creation – Please take a look at the display boards in the Forum which are related to the ongoing work of the Green Team and the Church’s environmental commitments. You may contribute to this funding through the card machine in the Forum or via the Church’s website.

Leading Worship elsewhere. Vivien Gerhold is at London Street URC, Basingstoke and the Revd David Netherwood is at Boulevard URC, Weston-super-Mare this morning.

Collection point for the York Road Project and Your Sanctuary every Sunday. Items which would be appreciated by the York Road Project are: Sugar sachets, coffee sachets, jars of       coffee, tea; pasta, rice;  squash (orange or blackcurrant), bottled or cans of water;  pot noodles; fresh fruit and vegetables; individually wrapped biscuits or other snacks, individual chocolate bars, tinned goods; boxer shorts (new) – men’s small and medium.  Your Sanctuary would       particularly be grateful for  breakfast cereals, squash, ketchup, mayonnaise, meals in a can and dried herbs & spices. Also toiletries, and new or nearly new unwanted items which may be sold on Ebay. All the donations are very much appreciated.

Woking Healing (HOTS) is offering training for individuals who would like to join their team, which offers prayer to passersby in the town centre on the first Saturday of the month, from 1-3pm. Training will take place at New Life Church on Tuesdays 23 & 30 April in the evening. Cost c. £12 to cover cost of training manual, church leader recommendation required. To find out more contact Andrew Bates –  

Parenting for Faith Course at St Mary’s Church, Horsell on selected Monday evenings from April to July – 8 sessions.  Contact: Rebecca Connolly –

MONDAY7.00 am  Early morning Community Coffee for passers-by the Church                      Boys’ and Girls’ Brigades groups: Anchors and Explorers (ages 4/5 – school year 3) 5.30 to 6.30 pm. Junior Section Boys and Girls (school years 4-6) 5.30 to 7.00 pm. Company, Senior and Brigader Sections (school years 7-13) 7.15 to 9.15 pm
TUESDAY9.30 am Prayers for Children and Young People.   11.00 am  Bible Study (Youth Room).   7.30 pm  Elders’ Meeting
WEDNESDAY10.00 am Baby & Toddler Group.    3.00 pm   Service of Thanksgiving for Clive Willis, followed by refreshments (unrestricted parking in side roads).    8.00 pm  Recharge
THURSDAY11.00 am  Monthly mid-week Prayers and Reflection in person and by Zoom.       Zoom link:                   Meeting ID – 959-8643-1118   12.30 pm  Lunch Club
FRIDAYCopy for the May Magazine should reach the Editor                                  –
SATURDAY9.45 am Elders’ Awayday at Fleet URC
10.00 am Prayers in the Vestry.    10.30 am Morning Worship led by the Minister – Scripture: Reading for  transformation                   Collection point for food and other items for the York Road Project and Your Sanctuary open every Sunday – please see list on previous page.   3.00 pm  T@3   5.30 pm Youth Group
UPCOMING Monday 22nd April – 12.45 pm  Lunch & Talk – Vivien Gerhold’s trip to the South-West tip of Australia.  Sign-up sheet in the Forum.   Saturday 27th April – 9.00 am to 12 noon – Gift Morning.  Call in for refreshments and bring your response to the Roofs Appeal.   Sunday 28th April – 12 noon to 2.00 pm – Celebration Party Lunch.   Saturday 4th May – Wessex Synod Big Day Out at Hollycombe Steam, nr Liphook.  Details in Church magazine.

Please use these details for reference and to use the information on this page                                  and the previous one about meetings and events in your prayers this week.