Live stream Morning Worship
led by the Revd Lucy Brierley
This Service, broadcast live from the Church can be found via the Church’s website – www.wokingurc.org.uk our YouTube Channel – www.youtube.com/channel/UCUfc8cYi_U8UX1elBV7biZg or via our Facebook page – www.facebook.com/wokingurc – The Service will be available to see for several weeks as well. If you would like some help to access any of them please email – firstname.lastname@example.org .
This order of Service has been prepared so that you may fully participate at home and the sound of praise may ring across the town and many other parts of the world!
The Services will also be recorded and if you would like an mp3 (audio) file sent by a Dropbox link by email every week please send a message to the Church office (as above). CDs (Sermon and Readings only) and DVDs will also be available and can be delivered or posted to you. Please email email@example.com or if you are unable to email telephone Dave Tuson on 07817 007780.
Welcome and Notices
Call to Worship
Hymn – Praise my soul the King of heaven (R&S 104)
Hymn – Speak O Lord as we come to you
Prayers and the Lord’s Prayer
Family Time and Sign of the Week.
Hymn – I just wanna be a sheep!
Bible Readings –
John 10: 11-18
Hymn – The Lord’s my Shepherd, tune: Crimond (R&S 679)
Hymn – Come thou fount of every blessing (R&S 360)
Prayers for Others & Offering Prayer
Hymn – The Lord’s my shepherd (I will trust)
Blessing and The Grace
NEWS AND NOTICES
After the Service today – …an opportunity to ‘meet’ each other via Zoom while you have your refreshments. Follow the link on the Church’s website or Facebook page.
…at the same time an invitation to share in prayers led by David Tuson, Church & Community Worker. There will be an opportunity to pray out loud or silently for anything which is on your heart. Follow the link on the Church’s website or Facebook page or use the login – https://zoom.us/j/93577271257
If you would like to give to the Church this can be done through two different links on the front page of the Church’s website or Facebook page – Cafonline and Givt. Regular giving can also be set up by these methods or by bank standing order.
Prayers are very important, particularly at this time of isolation. If you would like to request a prayer or volunteer to commit to praying regularly at home, and receive a prayer list please email Morwenna at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to listen to another Service…..the URC is sending one out at 10 am each Sunday morning which can be accessed at any time afterwards. Just go to – https://devotions.urc.org.uk – and you can also be signed up for the daily email which gives a Bible reading, a commentary and a prayer.
Monday – Please bring your prayer brick and coloured-in cupcake drawings to the Church (and put them through the letterbox) before lunchtime in readiness for the Junior Church Christian Aid Week display on the doors and windows.
Monday – The Girls’ Brigade and Boys’ Brigade Zoom meetings
Age groups meeting at various times starting from 6pm until 8pm.
There is an invitation to all children and young people to share in this. Parents – just send an email to: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday – 10 am – Prayers for the Church’s work with children and young people. An invitation to pray with Leonie Fisher, Children & Youth Worker for about half an hour. Just follow the link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/73876320050?pwd=MzNWaS8ySGJMNElNSnVyV2dHZSsvQT09
Meeting ID: 738 7632 0050
Thursday – 10 am – Prayers for help and healing.
A short Service as close as possible to the weekly gathering for prayers which was held at the Church.
10.30 am Social Time Chat Everyone welcome at either or both.
To share in either via Zoom the link is: https://Zoom.us/j/95986431118. Should you need it, the meeting ID is 959-8643-1118.
Thursday – 11.30 am to 12.30 at the Church. Gifts for the York Road Project Regular items welcomed – Bottled water, jars of sauces for things such as bolognaise and curries, small UHT milk pots, fresh chicken or beef and fresh fruit and vegetables. Supplementary list – coffee sachets, pot noodles/snack pots, deodorants/ antiperspirants, shaving foam/razors and men’s NEW underwear (small & medium) but no other clothing for the time being.
Wednesday 5th May at 7.30 pm – Zoom Quiz for Christian Aid The link is https://zoom.us/j/98792184735
Meeting ID: 987 9218 4735 (if you need it)
Saturday 8th / Sunday 9th May – 24 hour Bible Read-A-Thon for Christian Aid. To take part and book a slot visit Reading the New Testament and Psalms (myiknowchurch.co.uk)
To sponsor visit Justin Brierley is fundraising for Christian Aid (justgiving.com) -or send a cheque to the Church, payable to Woking URC with ‘Christian Aid Sponsorship’ written on the back. All details can also be found on the Church website – www.wokingurc.org.uk
Next Worship occasions:
Wednesday 28th April at 7 pm – Pause for Prayer extended Worship edition from the Church
Sunday 2nd May at 10.30 am – Communion Service led by the Revd Helen Everard, Minister of Wonersh URC and Chaplain to the Moderators of the URC General Assembly
Wednesday 5th May at 7 pm – Pause for Prayer (Christian Aid Quiz follows at 7.30)
Sunday 9th May at 10.30 am – Morning Worship led by the Minister and
Amanda Mukwashi, Chief Executive of Christian Aid