WHAT'S ON ONLINE & NEWS - UPDATE 1 April

New this week – Thursday evening Worship with Hansol
Hansol Kim, our Worship Leader, will be leading us in some worship songs online on Thursday evenings 6.00-6.30pm – starting 2 April. Just go to Zoom and click on JOIN A MEETING. Then enter the ID number 125-999-720.

Palm Sunday – our online video service
We are making an online service for Palm Sunday 5 April - with a reading by Linda Woods and intercessions by Bisola Nwakodo. Subscribe to our Youtube channel here to receive notification when it is uploaded.

Let me know if you would like to participate in one of the Sunday videos by doing the reading or intercessions. We can help you with the tech.

Some beautiful paintings by David Marl to contemplate….
A friend of mine discovered this interesting artist and his beautiful spiritual paintings. Enjoy here!

Prayer
Daily prayer list

  • Ryma Clottey, Bethany White, Christopher Golis, Vivienne Golis, Alice Hill, Graham Hughes, Anna Leigh, Kathryn Malik, Margaret-Rose Mentis and Rick Côté, Kenny Nicholas, Florence Olimba, Lesley Pendlebury and Samantha, Bethany Pezas, Helen Silvester, Ivo Weale and Pete and the family and friends of Carol Gunn (RIP).

  • The City of Westminster unit of St John’s Ambulance who are helping, as volunteers, at the new Nightingale Hospital.

Do please let me know if you or someone you know, who is ill or facing particularly difficult times at the moment, would like to be prayed for.

Also let me know if you would like to remove anyone from the list.

If you want to help locally
• Tell the Vicar, Revd Martine Oborne, on 07805 928584 or by email and we will let you know if we know anyone living near you who needs help
• Keep in contact by phone and online with those you know, especially those living alone
• Leaflet your street with contact details for help – this is especially important for those without internet
• Discretionary Hardship Fund – see here if you would like to contribute to our fund to buy essentials for those in financial difficulties

If you need help locally
• Contact me, Revd Martine Oborne, on 07805 928584 or by email or our Churchwarden, Sue White, on 07941 359880 - if you are local and we can find someone to help you

And don’t forget…
Mondays-Saturdays - Morning Prayer

You can now join me and others for Morning Prayer on Mondays-Saturdays 9.00-9.30am. So far I have seen Jaime-Lee, Hansol, Anne G, Bisola, Fumi, Nike, Lesley P, Gary and Norma P, Lesley Anne R and Sue R at these services.

Just go to Zoom and enter ID number 665-971-399 – I look forward to seeing you. Try to download the App Daily Prayer to your phone first – which gives the service and will enable you to join in.

Tuesdays - Bible Reading Group
Bible Reading Group is also on. Tuesdays 10.00-11.30am. Alison and Steve N, Anne, Bisola, Caroline and John G, Caroline S, Ian, Lesley and Lesley Anne have joined me for this. We’ll be reading from John’s gospel starting at Chapter 11 next week. All you need to do is to find a Bible (or download the Bible to your phone using the App - Bible+ NRSV) and then join us at 10am next Tuesday via Zoom and enter ID number 855-707-389.

Wednesdays - Meditation
You can join using Zoom with ID: 185 779 646 Password: 689610 – on Wednesdays 7.15-7.45pm. Last week we were me, Kathleen, Susan, Anne, Steve, Mary, Lesley and Gary.

Fridays - Lesley’s Lent Group
A small group discussion on what it means to be a disciple in our heads, hearts and hands. 10.00-11.30am on Friday mornings. To join please use Zoom ID 571-218-358.

Fridays – Kathleen’s Home Group
Join Kathleen and friends to continue reading and then discussing Say It to God by Luigi Giola. 7.30-9.00pm on Fridays. To access use Zoom ID: 253 593 527 Password: 619179

Free guitar lessons
Our Worship Leader, Hansol Kim, has offered to teach adults or young people to play the guitar FOR FREE! What a fabulous opportunity. To take him up on this, please contact him direct.

Online resources to explore…
RSCM Hymn for the Day

The Royal School of Church Music selects a hymn to listen to for each day. You can find them here

Stabal
Lots of great worship songs to listen to here

Vicar’s website
New posts weekly on Jesus, the Bible, Prayer and Community – to encourage you on your spiritual journey. I’ve recently posted one on what the book of Exodus tells us about panic buying. Do subscribe to the website here then you’ll be invited to join our private (closed) Facebook group where you can share your own thoughts and encouragements.

Many more…
See more info here

Finally, special thanks today to…
• Sarah T who has contributed to our Discretionary Hardship Fund
• Sarah DV who has offered to help in the community
• Alison N for cooking meals and taking them round to P