Churches of Belbroughton, Fairfield & Clent
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WELCOME Although Sunday services are temporarily suspended we are delighted that you have arrived here on our web.
Compline for this week from Revd Richard Newton Richard Newton is inviting you to Worship on Good Friday on Zoom at 2.00 pm. Readings next week: (Easter Sunday) (Gold/White) Acts 10.34-43 or Jeremiah 31.1-6, Colossians 3.1-4, Psalm 118.1-2,14-24, John 20.1-18 or Matthew 28.1-10 This week’s pews sheet click here for news, click here for readings, click here for contact information PRAYERS DIOCESE GUIDANCE You are invited to “attend” Sunday Worship on Zoom - at 10.30 am every Sunday see www.clent-worcs.co.uk for further information This week’s Sermon podcast from the Diocese of Worcester can be found here: https://www.cofe-worcester.org.uk/news/2020/04/06/sermon-podcast- easter-day-2020/ WEEKLY PRAYER FROM CANON SUE Loving Lord, as we remember yearly your triumphant entry into Jerusalem at this time, Make our hearts open to give praise and thanks for all your love and that of our friends, family and neighbours. Unlike those crowds in Jerusalem, make us not fickle but steadfast, Not swift to turn and condemn but kind and forbearing, Not following the herd but trusting in you, To keep us safe and well and serving you, in your name sweet Saviour we pray. Hereford & Worcester are having a short service on Sunday 8 to 8.30am available on radio so good for those without smart phone or computer The office is currently CLOSED to visitors, but are replying to emails wherever possible. The telephone answering machine is not currently manned. We shall try to continue to produce Readings and Pews Sheets in virtual format (PDF); if you would like us to send you one via email, please drop us a line at the office on bfcoffice@btconnect.com The magazine for April has been produced (although with limited distribution), but we are not sure when the next one will be available; a shorter virtual version is hoped to be produced for May; again please drop us a line at the office if you wish to have this emailed to you in a PDF format. Please assume that most events published are currently either cancelled or on hold, as guidelines from the Government ask for us to physically distance each other; but please keep in touch with/support your family, friends and neighbours in other ways such as telephone, social media, online, etc. … The office “Belonging to Christ has never been measured by the number of people in church for a Sunday Service but by the service we offer to others every day.” At all our churches above, we are committed to the safety and well-being of everyone who in our church community. If you or someone you know feels unsafe, the following contact information may be useful to you: - Parish Safeguarding Officer - please contact your church office for details on 01526 730777 or contact: Hilary Higton, Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser’s Telephone: 07495 060869 Email: hhigton@cofe-worcester.org.uk. - Clergy: Revd Canon Sue Oliver Telephone: 01562 701076 Revd Richard Newton Telephone: 01562 882442 - Childline: 0800 1111 - Local Police: 101