LEVIN ANGLICAN PARISH NEWS SHEET
St. Mary‟s Levin. St. Aidan‟s, Waitarere. St. John the Baptist, Ohau.
PLEASE ALSO USE THIS NEWS SHEET FOR YOUR PRAYERS FOR THE CHURCH.
“To love as Christ Loves us”
is our vision statement. John 13v34. 15v12
1st November 2009
SERVICE OF explore Paul‟s thought. It will
feature a number of papers looking
REMEMBRANCE at different aspects of Paul‟s
Nov 1st 6pm St Mary‟s Levin, writings. I hope to go does anyone
followed by refreshments. An want a lift, especially preachers?
opportunity for reflection and David. (Clashes with Garage Sale)
remembrance for a loved one.
FLOWER FESTIVAL COURSE
Wow!! What a display!! Thank you
Has now begun, come and join us on
everyone, and thank you Jenine &
Thursday 7-8.30pm. See notice in
ST. PAUL SEMINAR. SAMOA APPEAL.
Nov 7th St Matthews Palmerston We are collecting money for the
North 10.00 am - 3.30 pm. Bring a relief work during October. If you
Bible & your lunch. would like to donate funds for this,
A WIT seminar offers perspectives please put your money in an
on arguably the most important envelope with your name on it and
writer of the New Testament. This is specify the “Diocesan relief
aimed at preachers (both clergy & Collection, and bring into the office
lay) and anyone who wants to or put in the plate.
the morning service and afterwards
PASTORAL in the lounge until 12. Come and
hear her story and bring a plate for
ALL SAINTS DAY: Today is All “THE AMAZING $10
Saints Day. We give thanks to God ADMISSION-BUYING A TICKET
for Saints past, and present- and that WILL SAVE A LIFE.” It will also
means you. Please know that you admit you to a concert with Singer
are deeply loved by your Heavenly Rob Innes, Levin Baptist Church,
Father, and greatly appreciated by on November 5th @ 7.30-9.00pm.
your family here in our part of God‟s Tickets available at the Beacon
garden. The list is very long, singers, Bookshop, at the venue or by ringing
musicians, flowers, silver, cleaners, 0800900200. All proceeds will be
organists, bell ringers, visitors, used to purchase mosquito nets for
Mother‟s Union, AAW, men‟s children in Africa, to protect against
fellowship, house groups, Youth malaria.
ministry, children‟s ministry, BOOK SALE: Next one Sat. Nov.
pastoral ministry, Op shop, garage 14th, set up Friday afternoon.
sales teams, food-bank support, , Contact Antonin if you can help.
prayer teams, property committee,
vestry, ministry team leaders, sound- KINGDOM KASH FOR
desk operators, wardens, lay and KAGERA: Is an on going project,
ordained Thank you, thank you, so keep those old & foreign coins
thank you. rolling in. If you are travelling
overseas, you can contact the
MISSION Diocese to see if they have any
GARAGE SALE: Next one on Sat. currency from the country you are
November 7th. Set up on Friday going to- they will sell it to you, and
afternoon from 3.30ish- a time of fun these funds raised go towards the
& fellowship. A light meal provided project. They have people waiting to
We‟d like lots of help as there are a buy coins.
lot of treasures for this last sale of
HYNDMAN BOOK ORDERS:
2009. See Shelagh if you can help.
2009 campaign underway now.
Different items available. Orders
LIZ GILLER Wed 9th December.
will be placed each month-profit
Liz is one of the missionaries we
goes to Missions. Forms available
support and will be here at Church in
today, last order goes in at the end of PLEASE NOTE: The Parish
November. Kitchen & toilets in the hall have
been commercially cleaned. It is a
BIBLE SOCIETY CHRISTMAS condition of all users to ensure that
CARDS: This year come in packs of these area are cleaned after use.
15 cards. Cards are available now. Your help is greatly appreciated.
Price this year $7.99.
ADMIN CAN YOU HELP?
Because this is not a budgeted item,
Vestry have chosen to ask the
GIFT FOR JANE:-The Parish
congregation for funds to cover the
would like to give something special
cost. Today you can see the 1st set up
to Jane on the occasion of her
in the foyer-possibly not its final
ordination to be a Priest. If you‟d
position but it will show you what
like to put in for this, please put your
we envisage. Many thanks to the
gift into envelope labeled Jane‟s Gift
people who have given to this
and put in Plate or drop into the
already, enabling us to purchase the
Office. Thank you.
first set. If you‟d like to help, please
TEA TOWELS. can you put your donation into an
We have no tea towels in the hall envelope marked „Display System‟,
kitchen, please if you have any at and hand it into the office, or put it
home please bring them back. into the plate-this can be receipted as
Thank you. a donation if requested.
NOVEMBER 21ST- will be when NEED SOME GARDENING
Jane Heyes is ordained a priest. The DONE? Dot Cooper-a retiree,
service is usually at 2pm in the phone. 368 0402 (evenings), would
afternoon at Wellington Cathedral. like to work more in the Levin area.
The parish is planning to hire a bus- She will do one-offs, regular service,
as before, leaves Levin 10.30am, vege‟s, clean ups for rentals. If you
stops for a BYO lunch at Ngatitoa need help please ring her. Free quote
Domain, and gets everyone to the
Cathedral in time to stretch their
legs. Bus will return to Levin
straight after and gets back into town 10.30AM SERVICE Mission
around 6pm. Bus fare $14.50pp. Congregation Nov. 1st There is no
Sign up sheet at back of church. service as the children‟s ministry
will need all our help to run Fear at 10am. Please contact Adrienne our
Factor fun and games mission- this is Youth Pastor for more details.
part of our outreach to the
community and to the Toolbox
parenting course families, and the SPIRITUAL
Mainly Music & Offspring families.
Come and enjoy serving together on PASSION
this special occasion. David
MOTHER’S UNION: meet in the
NOVEMBER 22 : Will be Jane‟s lounge 1.45pm on Thursday 5th Nov.
first Celebration of Communion This will be their AGM. All
following her ordination on the 21st. welcome.
There will be only one service at St
Mary‟s that day, 10.30am. Everyone 7.45AM BREAKFAST: TODAY!.
is invited to come and support and following the service; You are most
celebrate with Jane in this next step welcome to join us.
of her ministry journey. CHRISTIAN BASICS
SERMON NOTES ALPHA COURSE
You can find these with a recording Thursday 7pm - 8.30pm for all
on the Web Page. Or please ask who want to get to grips with the
May in the Office for a printed copy. basics of the Christian faith. This
course is also suitable for anyone
from outside the church who may be
CYFM interested. The course is about 15
sessions long and so will break for
FEAR FACTOR: Sun. Nov.1st, no the Christmas holidays. Please let the
10.30 service today - all helpers with Vicar know soon if interested.
the Kidszone action. Also for baptism, renewal of
KIDSZONE: gets underway next baptismal vows on 7th February in
week. Please pray for Jane and her the river at Kimberly Reserve, and or
team as they get ready for another Confirmation. Please let the Vicar
exciting programme with our know soon if you are interested.
YOUTH GROUP Dates are 21st- 25th Jan 10. Book
We meet on Wednesday evenings at now and get the discount. Come for
7.30-9pm in the upper lounge, the week or just a day. May the Lord
during term time . Also on Sundays bless you!
Local: Clergy of our Parish, Parish DAILY READINGS
visitor, vestry & ministry team 2/11: Ps.69”31-37; Rom.11:29-
leaders. end; Luke 14:12-14.
Anglican Missions: Diocese of 3/11: Ps. 131; Rom.12:5-16,
Polynesia, bishops, clergy & people Luke 14:15-24.
both in NZ & Pacific. Church‟s role 4/11: Ps. 112; Rom 13:8-10;
in society in Polynesia. Luke 14:25-33.
The persecuted church- This month 5/11 Ps.27:14-end; Rom. 14:7-
we will be marking “ Suffering 12; Luke 15:1-10.
Church Sunday.” Praying with 6/11: Ps.98; Rom. 15:14-21;
Churches around the world. Luke 16:1-8
The Diocese –Clergy with 7/11: Ps.145:1-7; Rom.6:3-
permission to officiate. 9,16, 22-end; Luke 16:9-15
Please continue to pray for the
people of Samoa, and for the
support people as they bring aid
WEEKDAY SERVICES and Activities:
Tuesday 3rd 7.30am Holy Communion
10-12am Mainly Music and Offspring
10.30am Communion @ Millvale
Wednesday 4 10.00am Holy Communion + Study Group
7.30pm Youth Group
Thursday 5 11.00am Communion at Madison
1.45pm Mothers Union AGM in lounge.
7-8.30pm Christian Basics Course
Friday 6th 10-12am Men‟s Group in the lounge
3.30pm Set up for garage Sale-light tea
Saturday 7th 8-10am Garage Sale
Sunday 8 November, 23 After Pentecost
7.45am Said Communion
9.00am Sung Communion- P. 456
10.30am Family Communion.
9.00am Communion at St Aidan’s
1 November 2009 ALL SAINTS DAY
7.45am Said Communion
9.00am Sung Communion- P.404
10.00am Fear Factor Fun- welcome to our service today
9.00am Communion at St Aidans, Waitarere
11.00am Communion @ St John’s, Ohau
6.00pm Service of Memories
Sentence: Know what is the hope to which God has called you, what are the
riches of the glorious inheritance in the saints, and what is the immeasurable
greatness of God‟s power in us who believe. Ephesians 1v18-19
Collect: Almighty God, your saints are one with you in the mystical body
of Christ; give us grace to follow them in all virtue and holiness until we
come to those inexpressible joys which you have prepared for those who
truly love you; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
READINGS: Isaiah 25:6-9 Page 687
Rev. 21:1-6a Page 321
John 11:31-44 Page 133
HYMNS: 567 (omit 3,4,5), Come to the water, 406 (omit 3,4), 559
During Communion: Ps. 24, The Spring has come.
All Pastoral Enquiries to:-
Vicar Rev David Pearson firstname.lastname@example.org 368 5955
Children and Families Minister. Rev. Jane Heyes 368 0307
Associate Priest Waitarere Rev. Marie Williams 367 0159
Youth Pastor Adrienne Brewerton 027 465 7881 367 0707
Parish Assistant Moya Lethbridge 367 0129
Prayer Chain Joan Foote 368 1313
Home Groups Colin Mayze 368 9687
Wardens: Mary Buck 367 9087 Antonin Moore 368 3228
All Administrative Enquiries to:-
Parish Office:- email@example.com May Nicholas 368 5987
Office Hours:- Monday –Friday 9am-12.30pm