THE BEAULIEU, EXBURY & EAST BOLDRE NEWSLETTER
7th January 2018 No. 1772
Web site: www.beaulieuchurches.org.uk
Telephone the office on 01590 612242
Peter Melhuish and Lindy Shanks are pleased to keep our site up to date and interesting. It is an excellent resource and means of publicity and communication. Pleased send them any material, including pictures and information pertaining to any Benefice activities. FJ
Sunday 14th January
10am Abbey Church Confirmation Service with Bishop Jonathan
4.30pm Abbey Church Choral Evensong
NB These are the only two services on this Sunday
Please remember the Confirmation Candidates in your prayers: Helen Lloyd, Rosanna Young, Peter Murfin, Lesley Hernaman, Miranda Elliott, Andrew Elliott, David Black, Heather Smith and Dorothy Alston preparing for Confirmation.
Articles/information etc. for the February edition, must be in by January 12th.
If you would appreciate a visit, or know of someone who would, please let Fr John or Jane Barnicoat have a name, address and telephone number so we can arrange it. FJ
Please remember to save your used postage stamps which will be used to raise money for the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance Service. Collecting boxes for the stamps are in all the Benefice Churches
CHRISTMAS FLOWERS AT ST PAUL'S
Many thanks to everyone who donated towards the Christmas Flowers in memory of the following: Jane Murray, Fee Radcliffe, John Tucker, Manda Tucker, Ralph & Rita Showering, Kitty & Les Payne, Brian Jordan, Perce & Edith Munden, Chris & Laura Munden, Alan Andrews, Bill House, Symons & Kitcher Families, Betty & Freddie Nelson.
We pray for the sick and convalescing: Veronica House, Ruth Willrich, Ann and Bruce Wallace, Paul Humphries, Denise Abell-Parker, Chris Hutchins, Philip Cooper, Dorothy Alston, Charlotte Hammond, John Walker, Valerie Wright, John Thacker and Leonard Taylor. (Please help us to keep this up to date)
We pray for those who have died:
Brian Lappin - Memorial Service in the Abbey Church Friday 2nd February at 12.30pm.
Victoria Harris – Friday 12th January at St Katharine’s, Exbury, 10am.
Sunday 7th January EPIPHANY/BAPTISM OF CHRIST
8.00am Buckler’s Hard Holy Communion
9.30am Abbey Church SUNG Communion
Followed by Wedding Q&A
11.00am St Paul’s, East Boldre MORNING PRAYER
Wednesday 10th January
10.30am Abbey Church Holy Communion
11.30am Abbey Church Hall Fabric Committee
Thursday 11th January
10.00 -12noon Benefice Office
Friday 12th January
10.00am Exbury Church Funeral
Saturday 13th January
9am BHF Debate meeting
Sunday 14th January EPIPHANY 2
NO 8AM SERVICE AT BUCKLERS HARD
10.00am Abbey Church CONFIRMATION SERVICE
4.30pm Abbey Church CHORAL EVENSONG
Immediately following the 9.30am Service today there will be the first of our Q&A sessions for wedding couples. These will be held on the first Sunday of every alternate month.
Date for your diary
Friday 16th March Benefice and Friends’ Lunch, at MJ’s Restaurant, Brockenhurst College.
Watch this space for further details.