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St. David’s Church,  Broom Leys

“Out of the believer’s heart shall flow streams of living water”

‘Growing in Christ, living in faith’

Vicar - Revd. Andrew Rhoades

01530 834210

Hall Bookings 01530 451776

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    Postcode: LE67 4RL


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IF YOU HAVE ANY NOTICES YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE DISPLAYED HERE, PLEASE CONTACT ALAN PRICE.

Also see the Community Notice Board for community notices.                    (webmaster@stdavidschurchbroomleys.org.uk)

Sunday

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Kingsgate food contributions - Greenhill Community church provide a hot meal on Fridays to those who need it and also supply food boxes to families in need.  Contributions of food would be very much appreciated and can be left in the box in the church porch.  


Trussell Trust Food Bank vouchers are available from Andy should you know of anyone in need.


More details about foodbanks HERE


FOODBANK NEWS

…  in the churches around Coalville

See HERE

Click the icons above for information on events taking place in the Diocese and to access the ‘Shaped by God’ Mission initiative.

(Links to the Diocese of Leicester web site)

Also see our Blog which will include Sermons, Talks and other articles.

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THE CALENDARS FOR DECEMBER 2018/JANUARY 2019 ARE NOW ONLINE- SEE LINK BELOW

See “Services & Ministry/Monthly Calendar”

NB: Some events may be subject to change - check             

‘This Week’s Diary’ for late changes.

After School Church @ St. David’s - for primary school children and their carers - meets Wednesdays at 3.30pm - 4.30pm.  
As well as looking at various stories from the bible there will be refreshments, crafts, games and a short service.


Would you be able to help occasionally on Sunday evenings?

It would be good to have a few more people on the rota to serve refreshments after the evening service. Please contact Alan Sankey if you would be willing to help in this way.

LINKS TO NEWS FROM THE MISSION TEAM

Local Churches

Mission Partnership


See also ‘Mission & Evangelism’


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webmaster@stdavidschurchbroomleys.org.uk

PRAYER TRIPLETS: Changing Lives through Prayer

Prayer triplets are groups of three people who meet to pray for one another, for family and friends and for St. David’s.  Pick up a leaflet from the foyer or have a word with the vicar for further information.  St. David’s prayer topics will be on the back of the weekly news sheet.  

Prayer Triplets are now being coordinated by Sandra Allen and Stella Allwood. If anyone is interested in being part of a triplet, or would like more information, please contact Sandra on 836634 or Stella on 480002 and they will try to  help you.


 

Don’t forget to check the COMMUNITY NOTICE BOARD for local and community news and events with which church members are associated.

Schools

Our ‘Open the Book’ teams continue to take the story of Jesus to local schools - click this link for more.

ALWAYS BE AWARE - following an unfortunate incident a while ago in the church car park, when a car was broken into, may we remind people never to leave any items on car seats where they can be seen.

This applies at all times, but especially during the darker evenings.


The MEN’S ‘WELLIE’ WALK on SATURDAY 21st  APRIL.

See some pictures HERE




Click HERE for selected archived contents.

              Also check our ‘ARCHIVES PAGE’ HERE

Selected Weekly talks/Sermons are now online.

Click HERE for the SDC player!

New emergency prayer chain -  our new contact for the emergency prayer chain is Meg Dutton.  For immediate prayer telephone Meg on 01530 815420 or mobile 07472 115747 or email: prayerchain@stdavidschurchbroomleys.org.uk

She will text emergency prayer requests to those on the prayer chain, who will pray immediately.  

For non-urgent prayer requests, there is a book in the Lady Chapel where you may write the names of those who need prayer.  They are prayed for daily and will appear on our prayer list on the back of the pew leaflet, unless you request otherwise.





A  Senior Church Group for young people in years 6 - 9

will run during the 10.00am service on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month in the Green Room, and will be led by our Youth Worker, Rachel Monk, with Kevin Godfrey, Tara Gamble and Ruth Twells.



Members of the wholeness and healing prayer team will be also be available at our 10.00am Family services on the 2nd and 4th Sundays to pray for us.



Thank you to all those who have delivered the joint churches Christmas cards this year.







Could you come and chat on Thursdays? - Rachel Monk is looking for people who might come and chat with the young people at Castle Rock Lunchtime Club.  There are now so many youngsters attending that it isn’t possible to talk to all of them.  If you’d like to help, please see Rachel.


Christmas Dinner 2018

Christmas Eve preparations for the Christmas dinner will be from 9.00am on Monday 24th December.  If you are able to help please come along.   If you know someone who might otherwise be alone on Christmas Day, please encourage them to come to the dinner, from 12.00noon in the church hall.  Transport can be provided.  Email:christmasdinner@stdavidschurchbroomleys.org.uk  
  Contacts: Alan Liggins and Ann Sankey.




No room at the inn! Our Posada figures are on their Advent journey from home to home, but there are still gaps in their accommodation.  If you wish to host them, sharing a prayer & perhaps refreshments with those who bring them to you, please sign up at the back of church. Resources to help reflect on Advent will accompany them.  

Coordinators Sue  Clamp and Liz Eames

A monthly mission prayer leaflet is being compiled by Andrew Titcombe.  This will be available shortly in printed form, on the website or as personal  electronic copies for those interested.




Brigade Nativity, 6th December, 6.30pm - All welcome to this fundraising event - tickets £1 (under 16’s free).  There will be a raffle and cake sale - donations for these would be welcome.  





Read Revd. Andrew Rhoades’ message for DECEMBER 2018 / JANUARY 2019 - ‘Our Advent Journey’




Men’s walk on Saturday 1st December - Eight men tackled the walk from the Lakeside Bistro through Shortheath and Donisthorpe Country Park on a dreary and wet Saturday morning. Seven had breakfast at Lakeside Restaurant (they do a great hot chocolate, apparently). See below for pictures.

Thanks to Tara, Sarah and the Pastoral Link team for the enjoyable and moving Pastoral Link evening and supper.

At their OctobeCafé Churchr meeting the Café Church had a card making session with Wendy Ransom.

Click the picture to see more!

The Y-Café Drop-in recently welcomed seven teenagers - do encourage Rachel in the work she is doing with young people.


Christingle collecting candles and envelopes are now at the back of the church. Please support the work of the Children’s Society and return your filled candle/envelope to the Christingle service at 4.00pm on Christmas Eve.

In spite of the weather, an enjoyable walk - NOT to be sneezed at!!

Thanks to  everyone who came Carol singing at the hospital & to Joyce for organising & playing.  It was much appreciated.


A couple of pictures from our NATIVITY service on 9th December

Tara, Mary and all those involved in putting on thewonderful Nativity service, which was greatly appreciated by all who came.


BBC Radio Leicester Sing Christmas, Mon. 18th December, 7.00pm - join us at the Lady Jane, Hall Lane, for this very popular, interactive Christmas carol service sing-along.

We are also invited to take part in the Lady Jane’s charity quiz on Wed. 19th .  See Martin Mawby for more details.

Mike Hickling - Mike’s ashes have now been interred in the memorial ground and he is finally resting next to Carol.