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'Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.
And pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message,
so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ.’ Colossians 4: 2 - 3 (NIV)

Sunday 15th October - Trinity 18
10.00am United Marquee service Locking Parklands (Reading: TBA)
6.00pm Evening Prayer (Readings: Exodus 32: 1 - 14 Matthew 22: 1 - 14)

Sunday 22nd October - Trinity 19
10.00am Celebration Sunday (Reading: Exodus 34: 29 - 35)
6.00pm Holy Communion - BCP (Readings: Exodus 33: 12 - end Matthew 22: 15 - 22)

Sunday 29th October - Trinity 20
10.00am United service - Bible Sunday(Reading: Matthew 24: 30 - 35)

Sunday 30th October
2.30pm The Ark Service of Light

Sunday 5th November - 4 before Advent - Shoeboxes in
10.00am Family Service (Readings: Revelation 7: 9 - end Matthew 5: 1 - 12)
6.00pm United Memorial Service

GIFT DAY - £1470 has been raised so far. Thank you to all who gave generously. It's not too late for anyone that hasn't made a gift, please hand to Richard or place it in the Sunday offering!

The next CELEBRATION SUNDAY will be on October 22nd, fliers are available to invite your friends with bring and share lunch afterwards! Come and meet Ben Notley who is coming to work with us and the school doing children's work. He will be sharing his story with us. Please add your name to the sign up sheet in church, adding what food you can bring. Thank you.

PCC REPORTS to Anne by 25th October please, for the meeting on 6th November 7.30pm in the Green Lounge.

PRAYER - Please take you new monthly prayer card for October to focus our prayers together. These can be used in home groups and also in our individual prayers.

PRAYER CHAIN. If you need prayer for yourself or another then there is a team of people ready to pray. Please contact Christine Sceeny – preferably by phone 822331 and she will send out the prayer request to the team. Thank you.

THANK YOU to Simon and Mary for all the organising for the Flowerdown Concert and United Marquee Service yesterday and today. Thank you also to all those who have helped in any way - your efforts are appreciated.

LADIES’ SUPPER 25th October at 7pm Locking Church Centre with guest speaker Ven Judith Rose 'A woman in a man’s world!' Tickets available from church - please add your name to the sign up sheet and say how many tickets you have taken - and Chris Wilkins at the Benefice Office Tel: 01934 822857. Donations to cover costs. Invite your friends. All ladies welcome.

MEN’S BREAKFAST 28th October 9am - Locking Church Centre - all welcome - invite your men friends - and add your names to the sign up sheet in each church! Fliers available.

START course will be commencing on Saturday 28th October at 4pm - venue to be announced. This is a 6 week course for anyone who wants to explore the Christian faith. There are fliers available for you to invite people. The best thing is if you come along with them. The afternoon will finish with tea and cake. Child care will be provided if necessary. Please contact Anne if you would like to come.

FAIRTRADE MUSTARD SEED COFFEE SHOP 10 - 12noon Wednesdays Hutton Village Hall. Eric and Gill 813716

WESTON FOODBANK are particularly short of: Tinned vegetables and potatoes, tinned tomatoes and pasta sauce, long life milk, tinned fruit and custard, tinned spaghetti, biscuits or snack items. Please leave any non-perishable goods in the box in the porch for Locking and by the font for Hutton. Thank you for your continued support.

October’s DIOCESAN PRAYER CALENDAR is now available at www.bathandwells.org.uk/prayer-calendar. Some copies are printed and are in church - please take your copy!

VOICE OF HOPE BIBLE READING NOTES are available in each church - please take the free copy if you would like to use it.

WOMEN’S FELLOWSHIP 16th November : Hebron Church Hutton - Lunch with speaker. The talk will be on Medieval Churches and proceeds donated to St Mary's, Hutton. Please support this event which commences at 11.30am with coffee and will be finished by 2.00pm.

PRAYER FOR THE BENEFICE. There is a diocesan strategy ‘To place mission and evangelism at the heart of everything we do’. To this end it would be good to use this prayer, issued by the diocese: A prayer for Shaping our Future. Gracious God, may your Holy Spirit guide us into the future. Help us, throughout the diocese, to show uninhibited reliance on your grace and power as we seek renewal of our lives. Give us courage, rigour, imagination and generosity in order that your kingdom may come and your abundant life be known by all. Amen.

Services at St Augustine’s Locking

October 2017
Sunday 1st Oct 10.00am Family Service - Shoebox launch
  6.00pm Music & Meditation in Hutton
Sunday 8th Oct 10.00am Harvest Celebration
  6.00pm Evensong in Hutton
Sunday 15th Oct 10.00am Special Celebration Service in marquee at Locking Parklands
  6.00pm Evening Prayer
Sunday 22nd Oct 10.00am Celebration Sunday in Church Centre
  6.00pm Holy Communion (trad)
Sunday 29th Oct 10.00am United Service in Locking – Bible Sunday
November 2017
Sunday 5th Nov 10.00am Family Service and Showboxes in
  6.00pm Memorial Service in Locking
Sunday 12th Nov 10.00am Remembrance Service with Parade
  6.00pm Evensong in Hutton
Sunday 19th Nov 10.00am Holy Communion
  6.00pm Evening Prayer in Locking
Sunday 26th Nov 10.00am Celebration Sunday
  6.00pm Holy Communion (Trad) Locking

Childrens work every Sunday in Church or the Church Centre.
Refreshments are served in the Church Centre after morning services.

Services at St Mary’s Hutton

October 2017
Sunday 1st Oct 10.00am Holy Communion
  6.00pm Music & Meditation
Sunday 8th Oct 10.00am Morning Worship – Shoebox Launch
  6.00pm Evensong in Hutton
Sunday 15th Oct 10.00am Special Celebration Service in marquee at Locking Parklands
Sunday 22nd Oct 10.00am Mattins
  6.00pm Holy Communion (trad) in Locking
Sunday 29th Oct 10.00am United Service in Locking – Bible Sunday
November 2017
Sunday 5th Nov 10.00am Holy Communion – Shoeboxes returned
  6.00pm Memorial Service in Locking
Sunday 12th Nov 10.00am Remembrance Service
  6.00pm Evensong
Sunday 19th Nov 10.00am Holy Communion
  6.00pm Evening Prayer in Locking
Sunday 26th Nov 10.00am Celebration Sunday
  6.00pm Holy Communion (Trad) Locking

Children’s work is run in the church during 10am Services on 2nd and 4th Sundays – check with notices.
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