Sunday 18th December
4th Sunday of Advent
10.30am Matt leading Carol Service – followed by warmed *mince pies.
6.00pm Carols by Candlelight ¬– followed by warmed *mince pies.
Anyone wishing to bring some mince pies on the 18th please give them to Lynn Carter prior to the services.
10.30am Monday small group. Ivor and Yvonne’s
7.00pm Men’s Prayer meeting. Church Lounge
Carol Service. Bexhill College 6.30pm – 7.30pm
A joyful service filled with a Christmas message, followed by mince pies and mulled wine. This event is free, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01424 214545 ext 1146 with your name and how many tickets you would like. Please call if you require disabled access.
7.30pm Mount Pleasant Small Group -
Start of School Holiday
8.00pm Christmas Eve Service and Communion
Bible reading, prayer and Communion
10.00am Christmas Day Service
The Christmas Day offering will be given to Surviving Christmas, and gift aid forms are available from Mick.
10.00am Private Booking (Adele and Edwin)
Luke 1:46-49 New International Version (NIV)
46 And Mary said:
“My soul glorifies the Lord
47 and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior,
48 for he has been mindful
of the humble state of his servant.
From now on all generations will call me blessed,
49 for the Mighty One has done great things for me—
holy is his name.
Christmas Greetings and Messages
Tony and Shirley send all their greetings and love to all at Halton for Christmas and the New Year - They will be giving to Medecin sans frontiers (Doctors without borders) www.msf.org.uk
Donna and Luke. To all our Halton Family, again instead of sending Christmas cards, we’re going to make a donation to “Warming up the Homeless” warmingupthehomeless.co.uk a group close to our hearts. On behalf of myself and Luke, we’d like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy and healthy New Year. Donna and Luke. x
Maureen and Murray hope that all at Halton have a blessed Christmas filled with the joy, peace and love of Jesus
Keith & Alison Hayden send love and greetings from Yorkshire and would like to wish everyone at Halton a very happy Christmas. We hope you are enjoying this wonder-filled season, marvelling afresh at God's love for us in sending Jesus to be our Saviour. May 2017 be a very special year for you. We also thank God for a trouble free move a few weeks ago into our new home here in York. Our address is now 86 Malvern Ave, York YO26 5SG.
Mick, Vikki, Rhys & Bethany wish all our friends at Halton a fantastic Christmas, and a very happy and healthy 2017.
Nigel and Jenny Doe. This Christmas may God open our hearts to His love.. our minds to His wonders.. our ears to His voice.. our lives to His presence. May you all enjoy a happy and peaceful Christmas. With our love and prayers, Nigel and Jeny.
Happy birthday to you, Happy birthday to you, Happy birthday dear Gwen and Annie, Happy birthday to you!
Gwen Wilkins Thursday 29th December
Annie Matthews Friday 30th December
Hip, hip, Hooray!!
We’re looking for Hygiene Specialist to clean the men’s toilets – If you’re interested and can help then please contact Steve Hughes. Closing date 31st December. Please hurry
Dates for your Diary
Monday 1st January 2017 Churches Together
New Years day prayer walk in Hastings. Starts Wellington Square
Baptist church TN34 1PN at 1.45pm. Bring a packed lunch anytime
Sunday 22nd January 2017
Churches Together Unity Service. 3.30pm at Hastings Centre, (Kings) The Ridge, Hastings. Speakers Elaine and Alan Storkey
Saturday 28th January 2017
Holocaust Memorial Service. 11.00am St Mary in the Castle,
Pelham Place, Hastings.
Admission is FREE but by ticket only. Tickets are available from Hastings Tourist Information Centre, Hastings Library and Bexhill Library.
DUTY LEADERS for the next two Sundays are Mike Storrs Morning Carol Service - Murray Comely Carols by Candlelight Service 18th December. - Nigal Carter Christmas Day. Please see them with all queries which need to be directed to the Leadership.
Please give all items for news to Mike by 7pm on Thursday 29th December