This Sunday 1st August we meet for worship indoors at St James, Birdham @ 10am. This will be a Service of the Holy Communion. We continue to offer a Covid secure 8am Holy Communion (BCP) each Sunday @ St Peter and St Paul, West Wittering and alternate weeks at St James, Birdham and St Nicholas. Itchenor – this Sunday at Birdham. You no longer need to book for these services.
Bruce will lead our worship and Anthony will be preaching. Our bible focus this Sunday will be 2 Kings 5.1-19 and the theme will be God’s dealings with Naaman, a military commander with leprosy.
There will be no ‘Sofa Service’ this week and Morning and Night prayer will not be available during August.
We continue to name in our prayers:
Carrie Goddard, Charlie Gray, Johanna Morrish, Eloise and baby Elijah
We give thanks for the life of Anne Payne and Dicky Drysdale
The collect for this Sunday
who sent your Holy Spirit
to be the life and light of your Church:
open our hearts to the riches of your grace,
that we may bring forth the fruit of the Spirit
in the love and joy and peace;
through Jesus Chris your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and forever.
Jonathan is on annual leave. In case of pastoral need please contact:
Revd Anthony Goddard 07860 530534 (Monday, Friday and Sunday)
Revd Bruce Holben 01243 514129.
The Parish Office remains open but working from home on 01243 514057.