Weekly Sheet

THE PARISH CHURCH OF SAINT AUGUSTINE OF CANTERBURY BEXHILL-ON-SEA
SUNDAY 17th OCTOBER 2021 29th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

PLEASE TAKE THIS SHEET HOME

TODAY'S THEME: “NO SEATS RESERVED”

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

Safeguarding Officer / Website Steve Hills

Church Wardens Steve Hills Tel: 225264

Frances Lingard Tel: 319625

Deputy Warden: Martyn May Tel: 218878

Parish Administrator, Hall/DR Room Manager

Jill Duckett Tel: 210058

email: st.augustines288@outlook.com

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

Sunday Services:

Saturday 6pm First Mass of Sunday

Sunday 8am Mass

10am Parish Mass. Junior Church 1st and 3rd Sunday

Hymns today: CHE 84, 45, 4, 88

Gospel Alleluia CHE 412

Daily Mass

Mon

10am

S Luke All in the medical profession

Tues

7.30am

Feria

DGH and Conquest Chaplaincies

Wed

10am

Feria

Safeguarding within the Diocese

Thur

12.00

Feria Our Community Outreach

Fri

 

NO MASS TODAY

Sat

9am

6pm

BVM Private Intentions

First Mass of Sunday

Please remember in your prayers this week:

Holy Souls Recently Departed:

Shirley Coates Max Stewart

Keith Berry Terry Morley (Priest) Muriel Agar

Alec Kendall, David Watson

Anniversaries:

Sun

Louisa Killick, Edith Knowles, Emily Booth, Alan Whitehead, Stuart Buchan, Melanie Sykes

Mon

Des O'Reilly

Tues

Emma Duprey, thomas Denmead, Frank Morton, Leslie Savage (Priest)

Wed

Fanny Elwin, Frances Eggar, Bernard Tomlinson, Charlotte Gostage

Thur

Emma Hamilton, Edith Greenwood, Gertrude Wilson

Fri

James Cripps, Arthur Bruton

Sat

Beryl Relf

Items for and changes to this sheet to:

Margaret Ritchie by 6.00pm Wednesday. Please email: wns1@hotmail.co.uk

WORSHIP AND STUDY

This morning we welcome back Bishop Michael Langrish and his wife Esther. Please stay and chat with them both after Mass. Bishop Michael was Bishop of Exeter 2000 - 2013

Fr Robert's appointments this week:

Monday: Housing Trust Meeting lunchtime

Tuesday Meeting at Ashburnham Place

Tea and Testament Monday 18th October 3.30pm at the vicarage

Saturday 23rd October 2pm

Lesley and her family are having a memorial service for Joy Fryers, and refreshments afterwards in the church hall..

The chairs in the north aisle are reserved for people who still want to shield. Holy Communion will be administered in both kinds, please do not intinct the Host into the chalice. Face coverings are now optional and The Peace is to be exchanged in a more restrained way. Coffee etc will be available after Mass, as before. Singing of hymns is allowed

Prayer Matters”

Our prayer group will next meet at 2pm on Monday 8th November at 20, Terminus Avenue, Bexhill. Prayer will be followed by tea, cake and fellowship. If you would like to join this informal prayer group or would like more information, please contact Fiona Bower on 01424 84567.

Advent '21 “The Harvest is Rich” [Luke 10:1]

During Advent this year, our Thursday Mass will be dedicated to looking at the Ministry of the Church in a secular environment. With visits from various chaplains working for local industry and within the support sector.

Our annual Pilgrimage to Walsingham next year is from 9th - 13th May. Theme “Last Orders” - looking at the background to Holy Orders within the Church.

 

SOCIAL AND FUNDRAISING

Mothers' Union will meet on Monday 18th at 2pm

for an easy quiz and cup of tea. Note change of time please.

Willing Fingers – our next meeting is Friday 22nd October 2pm in the DR Room. We shall be preparing for our stall at the Christmas Fair on 13th November. Please join us and bring any crafts to sell or crafty ideas.

Thanks to all who helped with the Parish Quiz last evening.

Our Organist and choirmaster Andrew Wilson is giving a series of Saturday lunchtime 45 minute recitals, each one with a theme. The next one will be on Saturday 30th October at 1pm. Influence: Dupre. Including Bach, Franck, Debussy, Langlais and Messiaen.

Please see the leaflets in church.

The next cake stall will be on Sunday 7th November, by

New Beginnings

13th November Bazaar 10.30 – 12.30

We are now collecting items for this. Please look out your jewellery, bottles, gifts, plants. Any help welcome – please sign up on the sign up tale

Date for your diary – Christmas Lunch

12th December. Please sign up on the sign up table.

As I am sure you are aware, we have been without the use and income of both the Hall and the DR Room owing to the pandemic. Therefore, our monthly income has dropped considerably. I am aware that you have been very generous in the past, and I am most grateful. However, if you feel you could make a donation towards our running expenditure, our bank details are:

PCC of St Augustine's Church, 40-10-14 a/c 2144 5774

Thanks, if you can help.

Please remember in your prayers this week:

THE SICK: Kathy H, Ged H, Fr Robert F, Eve, Chris R, Steven S, Ellie, Trevor F, Geoff, Jim H, John C, Bryan, Ruth, Shirley R, Ian L, Pat P, Megan, Mary B, Beryl M, Brian M, Pearl S, Jim D, Lee and Howard, Jean B, Rosemary, Mel, Margaret, Luigi L, Stella M, John C, Geoffrey F (Priest), Geoff St

 




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