The livestreams are continuing with the following services being made available via the St Ed's Facebook page:
Sunday 28th March 9:30 am Spiritual Communion, Rev Phil/Rev Paul (livestream)
Sunday 28th March 11:15am Rev Paul (service sheet attached) (livestream)
Sunday 28th March evening 6.30pm with Rachel (for Sunday Club and the young at heart) (livestream)
Tuesday 30th March 10am Tiny Tunes (music for all young people) (livestream)
Wednesday 31st March 10.30am Rev Phil/Rev Paul(livestream)
Wednesday 31st March 5.00pm Evening Prayer (livestream)
Wednesday 31st March 9.00pm Rachel’s Rectory Ramblings (livestream)
Maundy Thursday, 1st April 7.30pm Worship to commemorate Maundy Thursday (livestream)
Maundy Thursday, 1st April 9.00pm All – night Vigil (in individual homes)
Good Friday, 2nd April 10.30am Service of prayer and reflection (livestream)
Good Friday, 2nd April 2.00pm Church open for private prayer for the Last Hour of the Cross
Easter Day, 4th April 6.00am Sunrise service with Holy Communion (at St Ed’s)
Easter Day, 4th April 9.30am Holy Communion for Easter (at St Ed’s and livestream)
Easter Day, 4th April 11.00am Holy Communion for Easter (at St Peter’s)
Easter Day, 4th April 11.15am Outdoor Communion for Easter (at St Ed’s and livestream)
Easter Day, 4th April 6.30pm Sunday Club (livestream)
The sign up sheets are now in St Ed’s church for the Maundy Thursday vigil and the Easter Sunday services at 6.00am, 9.30am, 11.00am and 11.15am.
Additionally at 8am daily (Monday to Saturday) we will be posting a ‘Daily bitesize prayer’ on the St Ed's Facebook page
Watch live if you are able --- or join later on 'catch up'.
Holy Week resources. There are baskets in the church porch with Palm Crosses, a Lifewords booklet with readings called ‘The Easter Journey’, and our prayer themes sheet. Please come along and help yourself to these resources for the approach to Holy Week.
St Peter’s Appeal A huge thank you to everyone who has contributed to the appeal. Please pray for the ministry of St Peter’s at this exciting time. The appeal will continue until the end of March, as we explore the installation of a composting lavatory and running water. Any donations may be made by cash or by cheque payable to St Peter’s PCC Ringland and passed to Rev Paul. Thank you so much for your support.
Annual Meetings for St Ed’s will be held this year but are going to have to be on Zoom! The dates are below, and Notices are in church - Nomination forms are on the noticeboard at the back of church
Vestry meeting Tuesday 6th April 7.30pm on Zoom – To elect the churchwardens and re-affirm the assistant warden
2020 APCM Sunday 16th May 12.30pm on Zoom – To confirm that the Accounts and Annual Report were circulated. To elect 3 Deanery Synod members for the period from 2020 to 2023
2021 APCM Tuesday 18th May a 7.30pm on Zoom – To elect PCC members, present Annual Report and the Accounts.
Plant stall We are hoping to have a plant stall at church from 16th May onwards. Any donations of plants for the stall would be gratefully received. Vegetables are particularly popular, and we have a supply of seeds if anyone would like to start growing now.
Fun Day! We are planning to have a Fun Day at church on Saturday 17th July. Any offers of help to put up tents or to manage stalls and games would be gratefully received.
Food Bank whilst we continue to collect food for the Norwich Foodbank there is now a local Foodbank for the local needs of Taverham, Drayton and Thorpe Marriott. We have a separate receptacle in church for these items.