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COMING UP Serving 8:00AM 10:00AM Sunday 01 Jan 2012 New Years Day - 9:00AM Psalm 72:1-11 p.393 Psalm 98 p.447 Isaac Elliot 2 John Welcoming Leader p.908 Joe Stiller Kerrie Dunn Simon Elliott The Grapevine Sunday 01 Jan 2012 Prayers Gillian Elliott Our Church Mission is Morning Tea Sarah To spread the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ, based firmly on the Bible and Sunday 08 Jan 2012 Morning Prayer p.39 Communion Service empowered through prayer and the Holy Spirit, to the people of the Riverstone area Psalm 147:12-20 p.494 and, by embracing and accepting change, to reach these people where they are at. Psalm 119: 1-16 p.458 Robyn Hatfield Kerrie Dunn To establish loving, nurturing and godly relationships. 3 John p.908 Judith Lewis Brandon Quist To equip the people of Riverstone to serve the Lord. Welcoming Joe Stiller Rebecca Quist Leader Tom Gillespie Simon Elliott Welcome to Church and HAPPY NEW YEAR! Prayers Joe Stiller Simon Elliott Morning Tea Judy Clarke Kerrie / Sarah What are your plans for the year? Sunday 15 Jan 2012 Holy Communion p.114 Sunday Services with Psalm 29 p.337 Baptism. What goals have you set for yourself? TBA p.- Simon Elliott Isaac Elliot A few weeks ago I spoke on the 10th commandment about not coveting and Revelation 12 p.916 Barry Clarke Marissa Scheerhoorn was led to the conclusion that what God wants us to do is to be content with Welcoming TBA Sarah Badman what God has given us. For where we are at today is where God has put us. Leader Joe Stiller Simon Elliott However, on a day like today when we think about the year ahead, we are free Prayers Robert Jarvis Kerrie Dunn to be content with where we are at but able to think about how we would like Morning Tea Robyn Stiller Rosemary / Marissa to be different this year. What is it about your relationship with God, your Weekly Budget: $1,800.00 relationships with others that you would like to be different this year? Giving for week ended 25/12/2011 $ 2,357.00 Missions: Anglicare $ 20.00 CMS $ 5.50 What would you like for our church this year? I asked our parish council Giving for week ended 18/12/2011 $ 1,025.41 Missions: Anglicare $ 20.00 CMS $ 10.00 this question last month, and they came up with some excellent ideas. One Would you like to give via direct debit? Commonwealth Bank BSB 062 596 Account 1010 0511 member said that he would like to see four new families in our church this year Thank you, for your continued prayerful support of our Church, please continue to pray that God and for him to have a significant relationship with one of those families. My would provide for all of our needs. goal is that every individual in our church be growing in their understanding of God and displaying that in all aspects of their lives. The first individual for http://riverstone.anglican.asn.au St Pauls Anglican Church Riverstone me to work on is me and then my family and then out from there. How about you, what are your goals and how will you reach them, why not follow RivoAnglican spend some time this week praying that God’s goals would be your goals, and God’s plans your plans. Collect Sunday after Christmas Almighty God, you have given us your only Son who took our nature upon him by being born of a virgin. Grant that we may be born again and made your children by adoption Your Servant, and grace. Renew us daily by your Holy Spirit; through our Lord Jesus Christ, who Simon Elliott lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God for ever and ever. Amen Minister: Rev. Simon Elliott 9627 1015 or 0433 995 878 Wardens: Brett Beazley Barry Clarke Tom Gillespie 9627 6162 9627 4023 9627 3093 Please Pray for. Thank God for all that he has done in your life and in the life of your church in 2011. (Spend Psalm 72:1-11 p.393 Bible Readings some time thinking about what God has done, about how he has changed you during 2011.) Psalm 98 p.447 (Brown) p.603 (Blue) Spend time praying about 2012, that God would enable you and us as a church to know his 2 John p.908 (Brown) p.1229 (Blue) plans. Pray for those in your circle at work, in your street, in your family who do not know the truth about God and his saviour Jesus Christ. Pray that God would use you this year to move the www.anglicanaid.org.au people who you know, who don’t know Jesus as their saviour into his family. or call 1800 653 903 Pray that God would enable us as a group of people to display the love that has been shown to us ‘Dollar matching program’ has by God in Jesus this Christmas period. Pray that God’s love would be obvious to all who meet finished, but support is still us and experience us this Christmas. required. Thank God for those who serve in our children’s and youth ministries for Paul, Gillian, Juanita, Marissa, Marina, Libby, Danny, Rebecca and Simon G. Pray that God would enable them to be Would you like to contribute to the gift for the Englishes? Put your money refreshed by the school holidays. Pray that God would raise up other leaders for our children’s in the bag in an envelope marked for the Englishes. and youth ministries so that we would continue to be able to offer high quality ministry to those who are coming into our church to get to know God for the first time. January Ask God to help us to be a church that is driven by our love for God and our love for the lost. st 1 and 8 th 2 and 3 John with Simon Elliott Ask God to fill you with a love for the lost, which means that we as a group are prepared to give 15th and 22nd Revelation 12 with Paul Badman up our comfort so that God would save our neighbours and our friends. Pray that God would use our church to impact this community for his great glory. 29th Kids Church begins with a series on 1 John Pray for all those members of our church who are away during January, ask God to keep them safe on the roads and to have opportunities to show God’s love to all they meet. BIBLE STUDIES Are you a couple, single, a man, a woman, have time Thank God for Josh and Sarah Allen who will be coming to church with us in 2012, Both Josh and Sarah are studying first year at Moore College this year, and Josh will be working as our during the day, or at night? Student Minister. Pray that as Sarah finishes up her work as a Doctor in Newcastle that they We have a group for you!!! would get everything done that they need to get done. Pray that we would make them feel welcome and loved, and that they would have opportunities to learn new skills that will be Talk to Simon or Paul useful to us and for them in their long term ministry. Starting the first week in February Thank God the Lovell’s are settling in to Cochabamba. Pray for them as they have their first Christmas away from family and friends that God would surround them with loving brothers The Bible League - The Gift that Lasts and sisters, who would remind them of the great love that God has for them both. Pray for those who are unwell and those who care for them. Pray particularly for: Geoff and Margaret Follet, During January in lieu of providing prayer and bible reading sheets each week, each Bob and Margaret Walker, Pam Tomastik, Heather's grandson Callum, Ina Allen, Roy family can take a 21 day guide walking you through some of the countries where Godbehere, Shirley O'Doherty, Judith Lewis, The Jurd Family, Gary Goodship, Grace Drayton Christians are persecuted for being Christians. Please take the opportunity to learn and Kay Gillespie. more about each country. To pray for the Christians there and to consider taking Please pray for these members of our Church Family. the opportunity to give money to the bible league so that Christians can have God’s Lord may they know and feel your presence with them each day. Judith & Kevin Lewis, word. We have the bible so accessible to us, and yet so many people who love God Wayne Olsen, Win Phillis, Rebecca & Brandon, Ella and Mia Quist, Emie & Earl, Jasmine, through Jesus do not. Please take the opportunity to get to know about our world Alyssa and Kaitlan Saunders, Stephen Saunders and Marissa Scheerhoorn. more and to read the whole chapters around the verses they provide. It would be great if we as a church had the same thirst for the word of God that these people Would you like to talk to someone about Church or share a prayer request? Contact Simon on 9627 1015 or email firstname.lastname@example.org who are suffering for the gospel have.
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