Morning Worship led by the Revd Lucy Brierley
Believing and Belonging – What is the point of Worship?
This Service, broadcast live from the Church can be found via the Church’s website – www.wokingurc.org.uk 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 – firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
ORDER OF SERVICE
Welcome and Notices
Call to worship
Hymn – As we are gathered
– Worthy of every song (Build my life)
Prayers and The Lord’s Prayer
Hymn – Isn’t it good to be with friends
Children and Young people continue in groups
Bible Reading – 1 Chronicles 16 v23-34 read by Bruce McLaren
Colossians 3 v1-17 read by Margaret Marcham
Hymn – R&S 187 Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness
Hymn – Holy Spirit, living breath of God
Prayers for others and Offering Prayer
Hymn – Bless the Lord O my Soul
Blessing & The Grace
NEWS AND FORTHCOMING EVENTS
You are invited to stay for refreshments after the Service if you wish. 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 parking permits . Free parking every Sunday from 8.30am to 1pm. Ask a Welcomer for one to display in your car.
The Traidcraft Stall will not be open today. Back next Sunday. Please contact
Margaret Bradley for supplies or orders.
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 be 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.
Commitment for Life. Information about this year’s appeal has now been
distributed by email and paper copies. There are spare copies in the Forum. The credit /debit card machine in the Forum will accept donations and other methods through the Church account, cash or cheques is outlined in the information paper.
Order now for 2023!
Prayer Handbook – Cities of Sanctuary – £6.50 (or A4 size £12.50)
URC Diary – £8.50 blue or orange (or A5 size £10.50 orange)
Order either or both on list in the Forum or contact Joan Smyth –last day today!
Collection point for the York Road Project and Your Sanctuary every Sunday. Items which would be appreciated 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
|MONDAY||Carnival Evening for all ages of children and young people.|
6.00-7.30pm Families and younger children 7.30-9.00pm Youth
|TUESDAY||9.30am Prayers for Children & Young People in person and on Zoom. Link is: https://bit.ly/3fBbrv9 Meeting ID: 738 7632 0050 Passcode: WURCyouth|
7.30pm Elders’ Meeting
|WEDNESDAY||10.00am Baby & Toddler Group|
2.00pm Service of Thanksgiving for Isabel Ledsome (followed by refreshments). Family Committal will have been held
No Pause for Prayer livestream this month.
|THURSDAY||10.30am Prayers for help and healing in person and by Zoom, followed by coffee and social time|
Zoom – link: https://Zoom.us/j/95986431118
Meeting ID – 959-8643-1118
10.00am to 2.00pm Working Together for Woking – Exploring Volunteering Opportunities at Woking Leisure Centre.
|10.30am Communion Service led by the Minister – The Church has left the building.|
Collection point for food items for the York Road Project and Your Sanctuary (Refuges) open Every Sunday (see list of
requested items on previous page)
5.30pm Youth Group
|UP-COMING||Please look out for the November Church Magazine being|
distributed this week