Weekly Team Notices
This Sunday – 11 February
Hardwick, 9.30 am, All Age Worship, with Revd Alison Myers and Clare Bigg
Dry Drayton, 9.30 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Revd Michael Langford
Coton, 11 am, Morning Worship, with Gill King and Revd Rebecca Gilbert
Barton, 9.30 am, All Age Worship, with Ruth Bond
Harlton, 11 am, Morning Prayer, with Jennie Tombs
Haslingfield, 9.30 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Revd Rebecca Gilbert
Lt Eversden, 11 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Revd Howard Bigg
Comberton, 8 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Revd Michael Reiss
9.30 am, A Service of Holy Communion , with Revd David Newton
Caldecote, 11 am, Morning Prayer (BCP), with Dona McCullagh
Toft, 11 am, A Service of Holy Communion, at St Andrew’s, with Revd David Newton
Bible readings for this Sunday (next before Lent)
2 Kings2: 1-12; Psalm 50: 1-6; 2 Corinthians 4: 3-6; Mark 9: 2-9
Collect for 2nd Sunday before Lent
whose Son was revealed in majesty
before he suffered death upon the cross:
give us grace to perceive his glory,
that we may be strengthened to suffer with him
and be changed into his likeness, from glory to glory;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.
you know the disorder of our sinful lives:
set straight our crooked hearts,
and bend our wills to love your goodness
and your glory
in Jesus Christ our Lord.
Other Lordsbridge things
Team safeguarding training – on 5th February – C1 and 26th February – C2 at the Methodist Church, Haslingfield from 7 pm to 10 pm. The training will be led by the Diocesan safeguarding team and has been arranged by All Saints’ Church. For more information please contact Jenny Gore: email email@example.com
Area-wide youth events coming up. Sun Feb 11th Rend Collective at the Corn Exchange. Thurs Feb 15th (half term weekday) Thirst – venue Comberton Baptist Church, 6-7.30pm. March 9 – 11th youth weekend away at Burwell House. Lordsbridge ‘buys into’ these events run by West Cambridge Churches Youth Ministries, of which we are a member. Teresa Taylor, the Lordsbridge Youth Minister, is the key contact for more details. firstname.lastname@example.org
Thirst, our area-wide youth service, Thursday 15th February. Hosted by West Cambridge Churches Youth Ministries. Venue – Comberton Baptist Church. 6 – 8.30pm, starting with a meal. If you need a lift or would like the join the group going then contact Alison or Teresa Taylor (Lordsbridge Youth minister) email@example.com or just turn up at the venue.
Ash Wednesday Services in the Team, 14th February
7.30 pm, Holy Communion with ashing at Hardwick
12 noon, Holy Communion with ashing at Dry Drayton
7.30 pm, Holy Communion with ashing at Great Eversden with Coton, Barton, Harlton, Haslingfield and Little Eversden
7.30 pm, Holy Communion with ashing at Toft St Andrew’s with Caldecote and Comberton
Sacred Space, 25 February, 7.30 pm based at Dry Drayton Church. Followed by refreshments. This year Sacred Space will be exploring the themes of ‘cave’, ‘refectory’, and ‘road’. Sacred Space is a gathering for contemporary, contemplative worship and prayer, run by a team from Lordsbridge and open to all from the Team and beyond.
World Day of Prayer (formerly Women’s World Day of Prayer at St Mary’s Comberton on Friday 2nd March at 7.30pm. This year’s service has been put together by a team from Suriname and is called ‘All God’s Creation is Very Good!’. The theme is caring for our environment and there will be lots in it to challenge us and our way of life. There are lots of opportunities to be involved, so if you would like to take part, please talk to Sue Nelms.
The next openings of Hardwick’s popular church and community cafe, Pippin’s: coffee and company, is Sat 3 March 2018, 10am to 12 noon.
Things beyond Lordsbridge
Train for Children’s Ministry! For all children’s leaders and helpers & part of the ALM qualification. 3 Saturdays – 24th February, 10th & 24th March 2018 & a choice of Wednesday Evenings starting 24 April. With Debbie Hill, Children’s Adviser, Bishop Woodford House Ely, CB7 4DX. To find out more call Debbie on 01353 652711 or to book a free place contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Go Deeper! With Lucy Moore. A training day for Cambridgeshire Messy Church teams. Saturday 10 March 11 am to 4 pm at St Andrews Hall, St Andrews Road, Chesterton, Cambridge, CB4 1DH. Booking : email@example.com, 01353 652 736
Supporting Children and Young People through Divorce & Separation. Speaker: Carole Rawley, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, Youth Worker and Pastor. Tuesday 13th March, 7.30 – 9.30 pm (refreshments from 7.15) at Ely College New Hall, Downham Road, Ely, CB6 2SH. A free Seminar for Teachers, Parents, GPs, Clergy, Youth Leaders & Social Workers. To book your free place: firstname.lastname@example.org, 01353 652 736
Welcome, Are Children Welcome in our Churches? A session exploring Welcome, Hospitality & Evangelism, with Debbie Hill. Wednesday 18 April, 7.30 to 9.30 pm at Bishop Woodford House, Ely, CB7 4DX. To book a free place: email@example.com, 01353 652736
Lunch Time Seminars at St Edmund’s College, held at The Faraday Institute, St Edmund’s College, Mount Pleasant, Cambridge, CB3 0BN on alternate Tuesdays during term time, at 1 pm. A free lunch and drinks served from 12 noon All are welcome:
6 February, Concepts of Sin and the nature of social life: Anthropology and theology of atonement, by Prof Joel Robbins (University of Cambridge)
20 February, Resisting blind chance and ’senseless’ cosmos: Historical perspectives on science, ethics and nature, by Dr Louise Hickman (Newman University, Birmingham)
6 March, The search for meaning amidst cosmic annihilation, transhumanism and the last judgement, by Dr Michael S Burdett (Oxford University).
A Slice of Life, coffee, cake and more at St Matthew’s Church, St Matthew’s Street, Cambridge, CB1 2LT.
Monday 12 February,10.30 to 1145 am – Tom Hudson, “Working in the Antarctic”
Monday 12 March, Will Simonson, “Climate change – why should we care”?
For over 50s of all faiths or none, on the second Monday of each month, with a church member telling their story or offering a Christian perspective. More information at: www.stmatthews.uk.net
Sunday – 18 February
Hardwick, 9.30 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Revd Howard Bigg and Revd Beth Cope
Dry Drayton, 11 am, All Age Worship
Coton, 11 am, A Service of Holy Communion (BCP), with Revd Lynda Taylor
Barton, 9.30 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Anne Coulson and Revd Rebecca Gilbert
Harlton, 11 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Revd Rebecca Gilbert
Haslingfield, 9.30 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Gladys Gott and Revd David Lewis
Gt Eversden, 11 am, A Service of Holy Communion, with Revd Charles Fraser
Comberton, 9.30 am, A Service of Holy Communion , with Revd David Newton
Caldecote, 11 am, A Service of Holy Communion), with Revd David Newton
Toft, 8.30 am, A Service of Holy Communion (BCP) at St Andrew’s, with Revd Michael Reiss
11 am, A Service of Holy Communion, at the Methodist Church, with Revd Alison Walker
Youth activities: Rebecca Gilbert 01223 817805 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Administration, weddings etc.: email@example.com
Lead Minister for Hardwick and Dry Drayton: Alison Myers 01954 212815 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Lead Minister for Barton, Coton, Harlton and Haslingfield: Rebecca Gilbert 01223 817805 or email@example.com
Lead Minister for Little and Great Eversden: Charles Fraser: firstname.lastname@example.org
Lead Minister for Caldecote with Childerley, Comberton and Toft- Revd David Newton 01223 665654, 07736944396 email@example.com
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