Weekly Notices

  Saturday 20th July
8.30am Morning Prayer
1.45pm Wedding in Church

Sunday 21st July
8.00am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.30am Holy Communion and Confirmation
6.30pm Evening Prayer 

Tuesday 23rd July
8.30am Morning Prayer in Church

Wednesday 24th July
8.30am Morning Prayer in Church
10.00am Holy Communion in Church
10.15am Coffee morning in the Hall.

Thursday 25th July
8.30am Morning Prayer in Church

Friday 26th July
8.30am Morning Prayer
9.00am Graveyard Gardening Group
6.15pm Hour of Prayer

Saturday 27th July
8.30am Morning Prayer

Sunday 28th July
8.00am Holy Communion
10.30am Morning Worship and Baptism
6.30pm Healing Service


Teas and Coffees…
…will be served in the Hall after the 10.30am service this morning before the shared lunch. Please join us there to meet with Bishop Alan, even if you are not staying for lunch.

Fete result
Another big thank you to all who helped in any way at the fete last Saturday. The grand figure of £1823.11 is the present amount raised on the day.

Please let Michelle have any articles for inclusion in the August edition by this Wednesday 24th July.

Hour of Prayer ….
…. will be this Friday at 6.15pm in church. If you believe in prayer and want to support the ministry and outreach of our church then please make this hour a priority.

Graveyard Gardening Group
The group continues this and each Friday morning from 9am-11am. so, can you spare an hour to come along and help? – refreshments will be provided. Just turn up (if you can bring a few gardening tools please do so).

Holiday Club – 30th July to 1st August
Can you help please to supply some clown dressing up items which are needed for a game – we are looking for wigs, bow ties, tops, trousers, shoes etc. thank you. Volunteers are needed to help over the 3 days, whether 1, 2 or 3 days, half day or simply registering the children. 1 or 2 designated first aiders are also needed and a person to oversee the Health and Safety
aspects. If you can help, please contact Sharon.

Summer Café…
…begins on Friday 9th August and continues each Friday in August from 10.00am to 12.0pm. Please speak to Judith Betts on 539237 or 07753 613433 if you can help at any of the Fridays in any way! Please also take a poster from the back of the church.

Lowestoft Christian Men’s Network
On 17th August there will be an outing to the Transport Museum at Carlton Colville and members are invited to bring along their partners. The cost is £7.00 each and includes a guided tour of the site. Please contact Lloyd on lloydarmes@yahoo.co.uk or 587608 for further details.

…starts on Thursday 26th September at 7.00pm. If you can help please speak to Revd Sharon, or perhaps you may wish to attend yourself. There are further details on the board by the font and there will be an opportunity to sign up in due course.

Lost Property in the Church Hall
Anyone using our hall will have noticed the enormous amount of clothing, shoes, bags and even a walking stick which have been left behind by their owners. Can you please check to see if any of these items are yours, as any not claimed by 31st July will be given to a local charity shop.

Did anyone come across my pair of large, red flowery scissors after the fete please, as they were a gift to me and I miss them. Thanks, Sandra B

Advance Dates for your Diary
Monday 26th August – Car Boot Sale
Sunday 29th September – Harvest Festival 

   P R A Y E R  G U I D E

We believe in the power of prayer. Please give thanks and pray for the following as you pray during

Pakefield Church
• For visitors to our church, who come to simply look around or to pray, that they may know God’s touch.
• For those who live on Cooke Road, Coplow Dale and Coverdale.
• For all who work in our local schools and the children who attend them as they begin their summer holidays.
• For interviews for a new Priest at Kessingland this coming week.
• For those you know who are unwell or in hospital, especially for June, Chris, Wendy and Mick and daughters Joanne and Karen, Gavin, Sue, Mike, Virginia, Cathy, Lynn, Pat, Samantha, Margaret F, Janet, Geraldine, Elizabeth, Gwenda and Bill.
• For Sarah, David and Alex as they are confirmed today and in their future walk with Jesus.
Praise and Thanks
• For answers to prayers in our lives and those we love.
• For the appointment of Revd Helen Chandler to be the Interim Priest at Kirkley, and Revd Helen Jary to be Priest-in-Charge (Team Rector designate) of
St Mark’s, St Luke’s and St Michael’s, Oulton.
• For the work of Tear Fund, the Care Trust and Mothers’ Union World Wide.
• For the Anglican Church in Rwanda and Archbishop Laurent Mbanda.
• 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).