Weekly Notices

♦What is Pakefield Church?

We are a Christian family who worship God,
care for one another and the local community
and reach out to encourage others
to know Jesus and his love.

Pakefield Church is open every day from 9.00am to 6.00pm. You are welcome to come and meet with God, to enjoy the peace and quiet and to spend time in prayer.

In St Margaret’s chancel, there is a prayer station where you can sit or kneel and light a candle.  

This week:          

         Monday 11th November

       10.50am     Armistice Day Service at War Memorial

     Tuesday 12th November

     8.30am       Morning Prayer in Church    

     Wednesday 13h November

       8.30am       Morning Prayer in Church

     10.00am    Holy Communion in Church

       10.15am    Coffee morning in the Hall

         7.30pm       Pakefield Wives meet in the Hall

Thursday 14th November

       8.30am       Morning Prayer in Church

       3.30pm       Messy Church

      7.00pm       Alpha Course in the Hall  

     Friday 15th November

     8.30am       Morning Prayer in Church

     9.00am         Graveyard Gardening Group  

   Saturday 16th November

       8.30am       Morning Prayer

Sunday 17th November

8.00am       Holy Communion (BCP)

10.30am     Holy Communion

4.00pm       Evening Prayer



Please collect…

.. posters for Christingle service from the back of the  


Armistice Day Service

There will be a short service around the War Memorial at 10.50am tomorrow morning.  

Messy Church….

.. is this Thursday and as always help is needed moving

tables and chairs at 2.00pm and again at 5.30pm.

   Please contact Sharon or Katey if you can help in any


Christmas Fayre

This is now only a month away! As usual the following

   donations are requested:

Bottles – Leon and Terry

Toiletries – Fil Benton

Gifts – Elizabeth

Crafts – Jean Wray

Cakes and Savouries – on the day.    

Help is also needed at 10.00am in moving tables and

chairs and putting them away at the end of the

afternoon. If you can help in any other way, please

contact Elizabeth.

Lowestoft Christian Men’s Network

The next meeting for all MEN is next Saturday 16th

November for breakfast at Martello’s (Sparrows Nest)

at 7.45am. Please contact Lloyd on 587608 to find out

more information and book a place.

Meet the Bishop.

The new Bishop of Norwich, Bishop Graham, will be    

visiting the Lothingland Deanery on Wednesday 20th

November. There will be a service and a “Desert Island

Discs” event at St Margaret’s Church at 7.00pm for    

everyone to attend and meet him.


Christingles and Decorations

Help is needed in the preparation of the

Christingles, putting up the Christmas Tree and then

decorating it, and the church. If you can help, please

come along at 9.30am on Saturday 30th November.

Cake supplied! Contact Linda Wright or Katey if you

want to know more.

Situations Vacant in our Church

Welcomer – one person needed at the 10.30am

service to partner Loretta (approximately once every 2

months). Please speak to Sandra B.

Tea Maker – one person needed to assist with this

   after the 10.30am service – approximately one Sunday

   every 3 months. Please speak to Sandra B.

Real Advent Traidcraft Calendar

This is the only Advent Calendar with free Christmas

Story-Activity Book, Calendar and Chocolate – for only  

£3.99. These can be bought at large Tesco stores,

independent retailers and more information can be

obtained from www.realadvent.co.uk.

Hall Caretaker

We now welcome Steve King as our new Hall

   Caretaker. He can be contacted on 01502 81330.

Fireside quiz

Copies of this are still available at the back of the

church and for only £1.00 per sheet you can give your

   brain a workout! All proceeds to church funds and

£20.00 to the winner.


Advance Dates for your Diary

Thursday 12th December -Messy Christmas – 3.30pm

Saturday 14th December – Alpha Holy Spirit Day

Sunday 15th December – Carol Service – 6.30pm

Christmas Eve – Carols around the Tree- 4.00pm

                         – Midnight Communion   11.30pm

Christmas Day- Family Communion -10.30am

Prayer Guide

We believe in the power of prayer. Please give thanks

and pray for the following as you pray during the week.

Pakefield Church

  • For visitors to our church, who come to simply look around or to pray, that they may know God’s touch.
  • For leaders and families attending Messy Church on Thursday.


  • For those who live on Nightingale Road, Ohio Close and Pakefield Street.
  • For all those who care and support the victims and veterans of war and conflict.


  • For those you know who are unwell or in hospital, especially June, Chris, Wendy and Mick and daughters Joanne and Karen, Gavin, Sue, Mike, Virginia, Cathy, Lynn, Pat, Samantha, Margaret F, Janet, Elizabeth, Laronn, Sandra D, Sandra B, Marie, Elaine, Sophia and Ian.
  • For Ella Iris Brown as she is baptised this afternoon her parents Anna-Marie and Samuel, God parents Benjamin Brown and Rachel Hurley and all family and friends.

Praise and Thanks

  • For answers to prayers in our lives and those we love.


  • For the Deanery of South Lapland in Lulea (our link diocese in Sweden) and its Rural Dean, Helen Lundberg.
  • For the Anglican Church of Lusitania (Portugal): Bishop Jorge Pina Cabral.
  • For anything you have seen or heard during the past week and pray for whatever comes to mind.


(If there is anyone or anything that you would like us to

       include in this prayer list please let Revd Sharon know)


 Rector : Revd Sharon Lord – Telephone 01502 516800 (Day off Monday)

Email: Office@pakefieldchurch.com



Collect for Remembrance Sunday

 God, our refuge and strength,

bring near the day when wars shall cease

and poverty and pain shall end,

that earth may know the peace of heaven

through Jesus Christ our Lord.








































(If there is anyone or anything that you would like us to

        include in this prayer list please let Revd Sharon know)

Rector: Revd Sharon Lord

01502 516800 (day off Monday)

Email : office@pakefieldchurch.com