|Posted by trinityromford on November 26, 2016 at 10:15 AM|
10-30am Revd David Jebb – service of Baptism, Confirmation Reception into Membership and Holy Communion. New members will be welcomed into the fellowship of Trinity and the Methodist Church.
Theme: "Walking in The Light and Waiting for Jesus "
Welcome, Greetings by the duty Steward
Advent Liturgy and lighting of the Candle
Reader 1 This is week one of five. Advent is a time of promise....... and will do in the world.
Reader 2 We will now sing the 1st verse of STF 165 (during the singing the candle is lit)
Reader 2 Let us pray, “Are we there yet?”
Lord Jesus, we long for your day of glory. We wait with you, We wait for you, So that our pain and sorrow, our tears and sadness may be transformed to joy and laughter. AMEN
Invitation and Introduction to Worship
PRAISE & PRAYER
STF 363 ‘My Jesus, My Saviour Lord there is none like you’
Prayers of Praise, Thanksgiving and Confession
ADULT BAPTISM ( MWB 77)
Vahid Ghahremani Aghdam
STF -178 ‘Long ago, prophets knew’
CONFIRMATION AND RECEPTION INTO MEMBERSHIP OF THE CHURCH (MWB 97)
Vahid Ghahremani Aghdam
STF 397 ‘The Spirit lives to set us free’
Readings Isaiah 2: 1- 5, (Julia Kruger)
Romans 13: 11 – 14 (Aleisha Sage)
Matthew 24: 36 – 44 (Mojtaba or Vahid) will be read in Parsi
Sermon: "Walking in The Light and Waiting for Jesus "
Prayers and the Lord’s Prayer
PEACE (MWB 123)
STF 592 ‘Let us break bread together with the Lord’
HOLY COMMUNION (MWB 124)
Prayers of Commitment
Notices and Thanks
STF 180 ‘O Come, O Come, Immanuel’
(Collection and prayer of dedication)
The flowers in church have been given by Margaret Kallon in memory of her mother, Annette
THANK YOU FOR YOUR GIFTS
Sunday 20th November £
PLEASE PRAY FOR all those who are sick, or cannot be with us today because they are housebound. We remember especially , Barbara Lancaster, Brenda Jones, Irene Root, Lorraine and Chuck Lines, David and Valerie Knights, Stan Lucas, Margaret Gardner, Pam and Jim Hadley, Vi Alvidere, Doris Spooner, Doug and Stella Girdwood, Kathleen Hilton and Brian Robertson. Please also pray for Freddy Sayer (Romford circuit local preacher) and family; Genty (wife and mother) died earlier last week.
THROUGH THE WEEK
Monday 28th 1-00 to 3-00pm Parents & Toddlers
Wednesday 29th 10-00am to 1-00pm Trinity Coffee Shop
10-15 Bible Study and Prayer Fellowship
11-30am Ministers Vestry Hour for anyone who wishes to speak to him.
Saturday 3rd 10-00am Opening of Upminster Methodist church Christmas Tree Festival. See poster
2 to 4-00pm Rehearsal for Nativity Play to be performed on Sunday 11th Dec at 10-30am.
All young people or “young in heart”, are invited to come along and take part.
Sunday 4th Advent 2 10-30am Revd David Jebb and Dave Chuck.
Gift Service and parade of 21st Romford Scout Group. Gifts will be given to the Romford Salvation Army as presents for needy children and teenagers 0-18yrs. All should be ‘as new’.
Wednesday 7th 7-30pm LP & WL Prayer meeting. Venue TBA
Sunday 11th Advent 3 10-30am Mrs Penny Masters – the service will include a Nativity play
6-30pm Revd David Jebb – Healing service
Tuesday 13th 7-00pm Rainbow Trust concert at Trinity. See noticeboard for details.
Friday 16th 12 noon to 4-30pm Christmas “At Home” at Trinity