Weekly Sheet

THE PARISH CHURCH OF SAINT AUGUSTINE OF CANTERBURY BEXHILL-ON-SEA
SUNDAY 9th MAY 2021 EASTER SIX

PLEASE TAKE THIS SHEET HOME

TODAY'S THEME: THE SPIRIT OF GOD'S LOVE

PARISH PRIEST

Father Robert Coates: SSC. Chaplain to Eastbourne Lifeboat Crew Tel: 210785

Hon Asst Clergy

Fr Barry Carter SSC Tel: 0759 9727374

Fr Brian Llewellyn Tel: 01323 832899

Fr Martin Harper Tel: 225552

Parish Mobile 07542 091342

Jill Duckett Tel: 210058

See below for Parish Office opening times

Safeguarding Officer / Website Steve Hills

Church Wardens Steve Hills Tel: 225264

Frances Lingard Tel: 319625

Deputy Wardens:

D.W. And Hall Treasurer Martyn May Tel: 218878

Parish Administrator, Hall/DR Room Manager

Jill Duckett Tel: 210058

The Parish Office will be open on the following times:

Monday 9 – 12

Tuesday 9 – 12

Friday 9 – 11

Organist and Choirmaster Andrew Wilson

Tel: 07713 242 026

Parish Archivist David Stanley Tel: 218332

Treasurer/Bookkeeper wwbs.btinternet.com

Electoral Roll Officer: Sue Hollingbery

Web site address:

www.staugustinesbexhill.org.uk

Daily Mass

Mon

10am

Feria The Diocese of London

Tues

7.30am

Feria DGH and Conquest

Hospital Chaplaincies

Wed

10am

Feria The Society of St Margaret

Thur

12.00

The Ascension of the Lord See Above

Fri

 

NO MASS TODAY

Sat

9am

 

6pm

Feria Our Community Projects/Charities

including Willing Fingers

First Mass of Sunday

Please remember in your prayers this week:

Holy Souls † Recently Departed:

Anniversaries:

Sun

Olive Winch, Ella Davis

Mon

William Piper, Frederick Smith, John Norris, Angela Harris, Yvonne Hilder

Tues

Ethel Strange, Betty Kemp

Wed

Rose Hale, Lily Stevenson, Philip Mason, William Skinner, Marcus Preston, Muriel Maude

Thur

Edith Baker, Millicent Reed, Kathleen Lovitt, Steven Ridgley

Fri

Philip Phillips, Goronwy Evans (Priest), Len Fenner, Marion Schulter, Ronald Ward

Sat

Esmee Shaw, Pam Newman, Leslie Hallett

THE SICK: Shirley, Kathy H, Ged H, Andrea, Fr Robert F, Sylvia C, Eve, Chris R, Thomas J, Steven S, Ellie, Trevor F, Geoff, Jim H, Fr Sam, Gillian, John C, Bryan, Ruth, Shirley R, Ian L, Pat P, Stephen H, Megan, Mary B, Beryl M, Brian M, Pearl S, Jim D, Lee and Howard, Shirley C, Jean B

Items for and changes to this sheet to: Margaret Ritchie by 6.00pm Wednesday. Please email: wns1@hotmail.co.uk

WORSHIP AND STUDY

Ascension Day Thursday 13th May 12.00

Celebrant Bishop Peter Wheatley.

Father Robert is visiting his parents from Monday to Wednesday.

Hymns for today: To God be the Glory, Come down O Love Divine, Spirit of the Living God, Christ is made the sure foundation

A retiring collection for Christian Aid Week – see basket at the back of church.

Fr Robert has invited a member of the Beachy Head Chaplaincy to come and give a brief update on their work on Sunday 27th June, at the end of the Parish Mass

Saturday 3rd July – Walsingham Mass at 9am, followed by breakfast.

We will be holding a Memorial Service for HRH Prince Philip (Covid-19 regulations in place) on Saturday 3rd July at 3pm.

Outside Organisations to be invited.

Covid – 19 Lockdown Guidelines

When entering church please use the NHS track and Trace barcode. Also, there is a list to complete if you are not able to use the barcode. When entering the church please use the hand gel provided, and respect the social distancing of others, this includes when going to receive Holy Communion. Masks and face coverings must be worn at all times and must not be removed if you have to speak to anybody. Please refrain from any form of gatherings either inside or anywhere on the church premises. Please DO NOT ATTEND if either you or your household have any symptoms of Covid – 19.

Regular Risk Assessments are undertaken. Please contact either Fr Robert or Steve Hills if you have any concerns. Thank you, Fr Robert

Please note that the church is thoroughly cleaned every Monday, and pews and chairs are cleaned each day.

Coffee Morning on Zoom Saturday 15th May 10.30 – 11.00

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/73936061323?pwd=LzkvV1RUNmUwUi92TnNwRWFLM29QZz09

Meeting ID: 739 3606 1323 Passcode r90HDB

New Beginnings

As restrictions are being eased, it is thought that we might now set a date for New Beginnings to start and get together again. Therefore a tea party is scheduled to take place on Wednesday 26th May at 3.30pm. The venue will be Frances' garden, 145 Barnhorn Road. It would be helpful if everyone could bring a small contribution for the tea. Also if as many people as possible could share cars there should be ample parking space. Please sign up A.S.A.P. on the sign up table.

Getting Back” [providing restrictions are lifted]

Sunday 27th June 3.30pm Solemn Benediction and Tea on the Vicarage lawn.

Saturday 24th July [St Augustine's Men's Society]

SAMS breakfast at Westherspoons 8.30am [to plan the rest of the year inc archery]

Saturday Coffee”. Fresh coffee, toast, biscuits and croissants. Starting September on a monthly basis. There will also be a home made produce stall

Trip to Eastbourne Lifeboat and Station, followed by supper in Sovereign Harbour – date in September to be confirmed.

Summer Sale 17th July 10am – 12.

Plants, bottles, produce, cakes and volunteers please! Please sign up on the list at the back of church.

While you are sowing seeds this spring, please put in some extras and grow some plants for our Summer Sale Plant Stall. In July we will be delighted to have flower and vegetable plants as well as cuttings , plants you have divided and house plants. Good luck growing!

The Eastbourne Lifeboat Crew really appreciate any goodies which you put in their Tiffin box!

If you would like to join the PCC please contact the wardens. You will need to be proposed and seconded. Meetings are as follows:

PCC 17th May Approval of finances.

APCM 23rd May after the Parish Mass

Please send all reports to Frances by email by 16th May.

flingard37@gmail.com

Electoral Roll

Please could you fill in a form, on the table by the door if you have joined us recently or changed address. Thank you. Sue Hollingbery




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