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Parish of Richmond e-News

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Roderick Black, rector
Rectory: 328-3042

10 January 2019

Richmond this Sunday
January 13, 2019

  • Communion at Home Church (9:00 AM) and at St. John’s (11:00 AM); Morning Prayer at Holy Trinity (9:00 AM)
  • Readings:  [link]

Among those we hold up in prayer: Al, Albert, Billie, Cathy, Clara, Cole, Doreen, Frankie, Helen, James, Jason, Jeremy, Joe, Kate, Kevin, Linda, May Izabella, Melba, Nadine, Pauline, Peter, Robert, Ruby, Russel, Steven, Tammy

This coming week’s birthdays: Alice Flewelling, Robert Flewelling, Jordan Graham, Mallory Martin

High heating bills mean more folk are turning food banks for food. Kindly remember the Food Bank when you shop. Next deliveries: Holy Trinity (14 January); St. John’s (21 January); St. Mark’s (28 January)

Have you seen the latest photos on the parish’s Facebook page?  Newly posted is a beautiful mystery image.

Our condolences to Pat and Wes Margison on the death of Pat’s brother, Keith DeLong.

Tonight Vestry meets at the rectory, 7:00 PM.

Until February Home Church meets at the Blacks (1629 Route 550, Bloomfield), 9:00 AM. Room for all.

Monday Night Bible discussion continues at 24 Hillcrest Ave, Hartland, 7:00 PM. The next few meetings will discuss our own favourite hymns, talking about how the hymn-writer draws on the Bible and what the hymn speaks to us personally. Room for all.

Tuesday night Bible discussion on the book of Acts resumes at the Parish Centre, 7:00 PM. Room for all.

On Saturday 9 February the Parish annual meeting takes place at the Parish Centre, 10:00 AM, followed by a potluck lunch. Deadline for reports to Marilyn Wilson is 27 January.

The parish has received a bequest under the will of the late Gladys Tracy. When writing your own will, do not leave money to a specific congregation as individual congregations are not incorporated. The way to handle it is to leave money to the parish for the purpose of supporting a particular congregation or house of worship, if that is what you want. For Camp Brookwood, you would leave money to the Diocesan Synod of Fredericton for the use of Camp Brookwood.

To add a name (with permission) to the parish prayer list, speak to Pat Margison (328-8146) or Wendell Parkinson (325-9519).

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Richmond Next Sunday
January 20, 2019

·       Communion at Home Church (9:00 AM) and Holy Trinity (11:00 AM); Morning Prayer at St. John’s (11:00 AM) 


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