St Oswin’s is a covenanted member of Wylam and District Churches

Welcome to St Oswin’s Church
The collection plate during the service is for the named charity of the day.
Contributions to the church: we welcome your support by way of Planned Giving, or if an eligible tax payer, by using the gift aid envelopes
OR please use the plate at the back of church.

THIS SUNDAY 25th February 2018 Second Sunday of Lent 
Charity: Bible Society  
8.00 am Holy Communion 
Sidesman: Arnold Fairless 
Reading: Romans 4: 13-25 Michael Gibbney

Coffee at 10.30am BEFORE the 11.30 am service: Tony Overton, Rosemary Cook

11.30 am Sung Eucharist 
Sidespersons: Adrian Rees, April Stephenson
Readings: Genesis 17: 1-7, 15-16 Ken John
Romans 4: 13-25 Stan Smith 
Offertory: April Stephenson, Fiona Oomes 

THIS WEEK Thursday 1st March 9.30am: Holy Communion 

The five week Lent Course continues. The theme is what it means to be Christians in our community. There are four Lent groups across the village, please join the group meeting on a time and day that suits you most: Sunday 7.30 pm @ 3 Dene Croft (John or Catherine - 853665) Monday 7.30 pm @ West Mews (April 852197) Wednesday 8.00 pm @ The Coach House (Tim 599135) Thursday 10.30am @ St Oswin’s Church (Revd Tom – 853254)

NEXT SUNDAY 4th March 2018 
Third Sunday of Lent 
Charity: Mothers’ Union  

8.00 am Holy Communion 
Sidesman: Philip Appleby 
Reading: 1 Corinthians 1: 18-25 Michael Bird  

11.30 am Sung Eucharist 
Sidespersons: Rosemary Proud, Howard Fenwick
Readings: Exodus 20: 1-17 Tony Overton
1 Corinthians 1: 18-25 Rosemary Cook 
Offertory: Yvonne Athey, Chris Glynn

FUTURE EVENTS Friday 2nd March 2 pm: Service for the Women’s World Day of Prayer at Horsley Church 
Tuesday 13th March 7pm: The ladies of St Agnes Church Crawcrook have invited us to attend their Lent Service. 
Road Closures: 
Road to Crawcrook: Riding Stables to just before Daniels Farm turn-off 26th February to 27th April. 
A set of keys found in St Oswin’s Church possibly left after the Remembrance Service has still not been claimed. If you think these are yours please email: including a note of anything that may identify them.  
St Oswin’s Parish, Review of Sunday Service Times: The congregation is being asked to fill in the questionnaire which is being handed out. Please let us have your thoughts.

Coffee Rota:
March 4th Lynne Petrie, Ann Smith
March 11th Jane Teasdale, Susan McLean
March 18th Alison Rees, Mary Woods
March 25th April Stephenson, Rosemary Proud


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