TRADITIONAL EVENSONG AT ST ANDREW’S: every 2nd Sunday of the month at 5pm.
COFFEE MORNING MONDAY: every Monday morning in the Meeting Room from 10.00am-12.00noon. All welcome.
HOLT DEANERY SYNOD: Thursday 23rd March 7 p.m. St. Andrew’s Meeting Room. Speaker: Jonathan Richardson (Diocesan Children, Youth and Families Development Officer) on ‘Vision for Youth and Family’. Rosemary Whitmore (Deanery Secretary).
MOTHERING SUNDAY LUNCH: Please join us on Sunday 26th March at 12.30pm for a three course roast lunch, a glass of wine, coffee and mints in our church hall. All welcome. Tables can be reserved for the family. See Brenda tel. 712473 for tickets, £13.50. Philip 715926.
CHORAL EVENSONG AT NORWICH CATHEDRAL: Sunday 2nd April at 3.30pm. The Rector will be preaching at Evensong in the Cathedral. If you would like to attend please sign the list at the back of church; if there is enough interest a coach will be booked. Refreshments available after Evensong.
WELCOME TEAM MEETING: Monday 3rd April at 11.00am in church.
DEMENTIA FRIENDS INFORMATION SESSION: A one hour session giving information on how we can help people living with dementia. Tuesday April 4th 5 – 6pm in the Meeting Room, led by Eleanor Sidgwick. Ring Eleanor on 710617 to book a place.
EASTER BREAKFAST: we will be serving breakfast in the Church Hall after the 5.30am Easter Service on Sunday April 16th. Cost about £6.50. If you would like to join us please sign the list at the back of church. Look forward to seeing you. Philip.
EASTER FLOWERS: If you would like to contribute (£3 is suggested) and donate towards a lily please sign your name and the name of the departed loved one to be remembered on the list at the back of church and give your donation to Sandra Copas or the churchwardens.
HELP NEEDED: Thank you to those who have volunteered to help with coffee. However, we still need help to set up tables and chairs in the Church Hall on Sunday mornings. If you would like more info. or can help please either speak to me or sign the list at the back of church. Thank you. Gill Murrell 01263 715926.
ELECTORAL ROLL: The roll is being revised. Application forms for are available at the back of church. Please return completed forms to church office by Sunday 9th April. For more information please contact our Electoral Roll Officer Pauline Skillings 711917.
THANK YOU: a big thank you to the benefactor who has paid for the replacement of the cutlery that has gone missing from the Meeting Room kitchen. Philip and the Social Team.
PRAYERS FOR DICK COPAS: Dick undergoes a major 5 hour heart operation on Monday 20th March and would value being held in prayer. If you would like to join with others to pray in church please come along to Morning Prayer at 9.00am, the Eucharist at 9.30am or call in between 10.00am-2.00pm. It would be good if we had shows of unbroken prayer, so please sign the prayer rota if you are able to spare 15-30 minutes. Thank you. Fr. Howard.
TRANSPORT TO CHURCH: if you need a lift to and from Church on a Sunday please call Juliet on 01263 712364.
NETWORK FOODBANK: please see the notice board. Please note that all items can be now be left at Budgen’s supermarket.
PASTORAL VISITING: if you are new to the parish, ill or know someone who is not well and would like a pastoral visit, contact Fr. Howard 712048 or Churchwardens.
PARISH OFFICE: is closed on Monday 20th March.
LENT COURSE: THE BEATITUDES: How can we build our lives on the teaching and example of Jesus? The Beatitudes explores the Christian vision for the world including openness to God, thirsting for what is right, peace-making and living as citizens of God’s kingdom. Groups will meet during Lent on Monday afternoon, Monday evening, Thursday morning and Thursday evening. Cost of course book £5.99.
FRIDAY EUCHARIST IN LENT: 12.00noon; followed by a simple Lent lunch in aid of the Norwich Diocesan Lent Appeal for Hospice Ethiopia.
STATIONS OF THE CROSS IN LENT: Friday at 2.00pm.