Church of England Diocese of Ely Outwell

Outwell: St Clement

UPWELL AND OUTWELL PARISH NEWSLETTER. 

16th May 2021 

Happy Ascension Day! (13th May)

“The pioneer of our faith, his passion accomplished,

has opened for us the way to heaven

and sends on us the promised Spirit.

May we be ready to follow the Way …”

(from Morning Prayer)

 

With good wishes.

+Dagmar (Bishop of Huntingdon)

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Please pray for Jill Murfin, George Church, Dean Margiotta 

We pray for God’s healing love on all who are sick and His blessing on all who care for them.


For those who have died

Pauline Rawling, Betty Bales (Gorefield), John Wilson (Parson Drove)

We pray for those who have died, giving thanks for all they meant to family and friends asking God’s blessing on those who mourn.

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Thy Kingdom Come: 13 - 23 May

The global, ecumenical prayer movement for evangelisation and to encourage Christians to pray during the 11 days from Ascension to Pentecost. 

A virtual online prayer room inspired by the Book of Acts

To see the full range of resources on YouTube or visit www.ThyKingdomCome.global.

 “Thy Kingdom Come” Join the global wave of prayer 13th May to 23rd May 20219

The three aims of Thy Kingdom Come are:

To join in prayer with the whole family of God the Father

To pray for the empowering of God the Holy Spirit

That we may be effective witnesses to God the Son, Jesus Christ.

The Prayer for thy Kingdom Come

Please read the prayer which thousands of people across the world will be praying during Thy Kingdom Come. Prayer period from the daily from Ascension Day to Pentecost 

Almighty God, your ascended Son has sent us into the world

to preach the good news of your kingdom: inspire us with your Spirit

and fill our hearts with the fire of your love, that all who hear your Word

may be drawn to you, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

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Sunday 16th May – Seventh Sunday of Easter – White

First reading Acts 1: 15-17, 21-26

Second reading 1 John 5: 9-13

Gospel John 17: 6-19

9.30am Morning Service at St Peter’s

11.00am Morning Service at St Clement’s


Monday - St Peter’s Upwell APCM in church at 7.30pm. Covid regulations in place.


Tuesday – Holy Communion 10.00am at St Clement’s

Wednesday – Holy Communion 10.00am at St Peter’s


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Sunday 23rd May – Pentecost Sunday - Red

First reading Acts 2: 1-21

Second reading Romans 8:22-27

Gospel John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15

9.30am Holy Communion at St Peter’s

11.00am Holy Communion at St Clement’s


Tuesday – Holy Communion 10.00am at St Clement’s

Wednesday – Holy Communion 10.00am at St Peter’s


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Sunday 30th May – Trinity Sunday – White – Fifth Sunday. Joint service at St Clements 11.00am

First reading Isaiah 6: 1-8

Second reading Romans 8: 12-17

Gospel John 3: 1-17


Tuesday – Holy Communion 10.00am at St Clement’s

Wednesday – Holy Communion 10.00am at St Peter’s


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Nigel’s commitments as Rural Dean in the benefice of Wisbech St Mary, Gorefield and Parson Drove

4TH SUNDAY – 23RD MAY

10.00 HOLY COMMUNION – GOREFIELD – NIGEL FOLLOWED BY APCM

12 NOON APCM – WISBECH ST MARY


5TH SUNDAY – 30TH MAY

Joint Holy Communion venue to be decided



God bless. Rev Nigel. 


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The parish of Outwell: St Clement is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. See our Safeguarding Page for contact details. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Ely’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services



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The Revd. Nigel Whitehouse / Curate Daphne Calvert

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