A Visible and Active Christian Witness at the Heart of Wrexham
8.30am Ministry Team Prayers and Meeting
10.45am Management Team
1.30pm RE Centre with St Giles’ School
7.00pm Licensing of Rev’d Phil Bettinson at St David’s Rhosllanerchrugog
9.00am RE Centre Training Event
9.30am Grounds Team
7.00pm Men’s Society
10.00am Babes in the Pew
2.00pm Website Meeting
7.00pm Weddings Office
10.00am Victorian Market Meeting
12.00pm Frugal Lunch
12.45pm Lent Group
1.00pm Diocesan Group
7.00pm LGBT Open Table
12.00pm Memorial Service: Barbara Lucey
LICENSING SERVICE A reminder that the Licensing of Rev’d Phil Bettinson takes place at St David’s Church Rhosllanerchrugog tomorrow (Monday) at 7pm.
LENT WITH HANDEL’S “MESSIAH” At 12.45pm on Thursday, Jason will conclude the exploration of the Biblical texts of “Messiah” in our Lenten preparation for Holy Week and Easter.
MEN’S SOCIETY The next meeting will be on Tuesday 4th April when the speaker, George McKean, will talk about metal detecting (Historical Research). This will be followed by the AGM.
PRAYER GROUP The next meeting is on Thursday (6th) at the home of Barry and Elizabeth. 7.15 for 7.30pm. All are welcome to join in prayer for the Church, the community and for personal concerns
EASTER EVE There is a trip planned to see “Godspell!” in Leeds on Saturday 15th April. Please see the details and sign up on the Noticeboard at the back of the Church.
EASTER VESTRY (AGM) Please note that this will take place on Sunday 30th April after the 11am service.
HELPING THE HOMELESS Can we please supply bottles of Lucozade (large or small)? They will be of particular help in the present difficulties afflicting the town.
FOBS Will all keyholders to the Church please return their fobs to Joanna or Stella, so that they can be reconfigured following the recent updating of our Alarm system
100 CLUB MARCH WINNERS 1st Mrs M Morris 2nd Mrs A Wooster 3rd Miss D Tantrum
SUPPORTING ST GILES’: We are grateful for all gifts. To give a one-off gift: https:// my.give.net/20192827/Donate/GiftDetails. Or a monthly gift here: https:// www.give.net/20192827/regular
2nd April 2017 The Fifth Sunday of Lent PASSION SUNDAY
All baptised Christians are welcome to receive communion with us here today, or you may come to receive a blessing.
8.00am Said Holy Eucharist
11.00am Sung Holy Eucharist
6.00pm Cymun Bendigaid
72 Lift High the Cross (OMIT*)
138 We sing the praise
Organ: Communion op.15 (Guilmant)
378 Jesus, good above all other
117 Praise to the holiest in the height
Organ: Fugue in G minor (Little) J S Bach
Most merciful God, who by the death and resurrection of your Son Jesus Christ delivered and saved the world: grant that by faith in him who suffered on the cross we may triumph in the power of his victory; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.
OLD TESTAMENT Ezekiel 37:1-14
1 Out of the deep have I called unto / thee O / Lord: Lord / hearken / unto · my / voice. 2 O let thine ears con‑/sider /well: the / voice of · my / suppli‑ /cations. 3 If thou Lord shouldest mark what is / done a‑/ miss: O / Lord who / could a‑/bide it? 4 But there is / mercy · with thee: that / so thou / mayest · be / feared. 5 I wait for the Lord, * my / soul doth / wait for him: and in his / word / is my / trust. 6 My soul doth / wait · for the / Lord: more than watchmen for the morning, * yea more than / watchmen / for the / morning. 7 O Israel trust in the Lord, * for with the / Lord · there is / mercy: and with / him is / plenteous · re‑/ demption, 8 And he shall re‑/deem / Israel: from the / multi · tude / of his / sins.
NEW TESTAMENT Romans 8: 6-11
GOSPEL John 11: 1-45
NEXT SUNDAY The Sixth Sunday of Lent: PALM SUNDAY
8.00am Said Holy Eucharist
9.30am All Age Worship
11am Sung Holy Eucharist
Readings: Liturgy of the Palms Matthew: 21: 1-11 Isaiah 50: 4-9a Matthew 27:1-24