Service sheet for 19th August

The Christian Community of St Giles-on-the-Hill

welcomes you to worship with them on

Sunday 19th August 2018

Twelfth Sunday after Trinity

Our God calls us to leave our foolish ways and to seek his path of wisdom and light. Let us worship him with open and trusting hearts.

10.30am Sung Eucharist The service is set out in the white service booklet. The collect and readings are to be found overleaf. Hymns from the New English Hymnal.

Introit Hymn 272 All for Jesus! all for Jesus!

Psalm 34

Gospel acclamation Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia

Cantors We do not live by bread alone;
But by every word that comes from the mouth of God

Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia

Priest Hear the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ according to John

All Glory to you, O Lord

Gospel John 6:51-58

Priest This is the gospel of the Lord

All Praise to you, O Christ

Offertory Hymn 268 Of the glorious body telling

Communion Hymn 276 Bread of heaven, on thee we feed

Recessional Hymn 437 Praise the Lord! ye heavens, adore him

Organ Voluntary Bach – Prelude and Fugue in Bb

Next Sunday’s readings: Joshua 24:1-2a. 14-18; Psalm 34:15-22; Ephesians 6:10-20; John 6:56-69.

Deanery Prayer Calendar: St Andrew, Trowse – Clergy: Janice Scott, Rosemary Braby; Synod Reps: Sue Scott, Debbie Harris. All involved in the business community across the Deanery. Authorised Worship Assistants across the Deanery.

Rector and Rural Dean of Norwich East Canon Darren Thornton, part-time, also Chaplain at UEA 01603 623724 d.thornton@uea.ac.uk – day off Monday
Parish Ordinands Annie Blyth and Tracy Williams, who is on placement at St Matthew, Thorpe Hamlet
Churchwardens Rowena Atkinson (01603 455729) Bob Emsell (01603 439632)
Newsletter Kate Baldry (01362 695503) kate.baldry@btopenworld.com

https://stgileschurch.wordpress.com
Facebook @Norwicheastdeanery
Twitter @stgilesnorwich
Music Repro. Licence 990580

ASSISTANTS AT THE EUCHARIST
Sidespersons
Dorothy and Rodney Head Servers Annie Blyth and Ben Shread 1st Reading Sue Prutton 2nd Reading Pat Dutton Intercessions Jen Gerrard Chalice John Baldry Churchwarden Rowena Atkinson Organist Ian Graydon

DIARY FOR THE WEEK
Tuesday 21 August 12 noon Said Mass
Friday 24 August 10.00am Said Mass Bartholomew the Apostle
2.00pm Wedding rehearsal at St Giles
Saturday 25 August 3.00pm Wedding of Charles and Libby
Sunday 26 August 13th after Trinity 10.30am Sung Parish Mass with Healing Ministry (brought forward, as Patronal Festival auction next Sunday)
2.45pm Wedding of Ian and Val Mayers’ daughter Henrietta to Ash at Mattishall Church, conducted by Fr Darren

NOTICES
We welcome any newcomers to our church today
. Do make yourself known to the priest or the churchwardens. Do take a look at the lovely photos on our website!
Walsingham Healing Pilgrimage is on Monday 27 August in the Shrine Grounds starting at 12 noon with Mass, then at 2.30 pm Sprinkling, Laying-on of Hands and Benediction. (See http://www.walsinghamanglican.org.uk)
The Interesting Talk on Thursday 30 August will be given by Anastasia Moskvina on exploring the archaeological aspects of Anglo-Saxon settlement.
Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 September is the St Giles Patronal Festival weekend. The annual Parish Fete is on Saturday 1 Sept (11-2). Please do bring in any prizes, bric-a-brac and books also cakes on the day, if you can. Jillian is making recycled cards, so please bring in old birthday cards you might have at home. Thank you. The Festival Mass is on Sunday 2 Sept at 10.30am followed by the Fun Auction. Do get involved – speak to Annie, Pat Emsell, Elsie or Rod.
The Norfolk Churches Trust annual cycle ride/walk is on Sat 8th Sept (9-5). Fr Darren has sponsorship forms for anyone who would like to take part in the ride/walk. The money raised is split between the Trust and St Giles. Please do sponsor those taking part!
The Heritage Open Days are from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 September. We need volunteers to keep the church open for both these events. Please sign up on the lists at the back of church.
Our August Charity is the Children’s Society. If you would like to add to the PCC’s donation then do please put it in the box on the table by the Charities board.
The Magazine for July and August is at the back of church for you to take home.
Our Parish Share next year will be £32249. This means that we shall be paying a further £910, an increase of 2.9% over our 2018 Parish Share. Please can I ask you all to consider prayerfully how you can increase your giving next year so that between us we can manage to cover this increase? Thank you! John Baldry
Confirmation The next opportunity for Confirmation will be at Norwich Cathedral in November. If you haven’t been confirmed and are interested then please do have a chat with the Rector, who will be leading confirmation classes this Autumn.

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Service sheet for 12th August

The Christian Community of St Giles-on-the-Hill
welcomes you to worship with them on
Sunday 12th August 2018
The Blessed Virgin Mary

Let us rejoice today in the God who never loses faith in us. Whatever our background, whatever our weaknesses, whatever troubles there may be in our lives, may our worship strengthen our faith in the one who alone has the power to save.

Mary, Mother of God, pray for us.

We welcome back the St Giles Singers. Mass Setting: Mozart – Coronation Mass; Choral Introit: Stopford – Ave Maria; Communion Anthem: Elgar – Ave Verum

Our Speaker today is Ordinand Annie Blyth.

Do stay for a celebratory glass of wine after the Mass and visit the Traidcraft stall.

10.30am Sung Eucharist The service is set out in the white service booklet. The collect and readings are to be found on the back of the service sheet. Hymns from the Celebration Hymnal.

Introit Hymn Sheet Joy to thee Queen! Within thine ancient dowry

Psalm 45

Gospel acclamation Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia

Cantors Mary has been taken up into heaven;
All the choirs of angels are rejoicing

Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia

Priest Hear the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ according to Luke

All Glory to you, O Lord

Gospel Luke 1:46-55

Priest This is the gospel of the Lord

All Praise to you, O Christ

Offertory Hymn 300 Immaculate Mary, our hearts are on fire

Communion Hymn 62 Ave Maria, O Maiden, O Mother

Recessional Hymn Sheet Hail, Holy Queen enthroned above

Organ Voluntary Lefebure-Wely: Sortie in Eb

Next Sunday’s readings: Proverbs 9:1-6; Psalm 34:9-14; Ephesians 5:15-20; John 6:51-58

Rector and Rural Dean of Norwich East Canon Darren Thornton, part-time, also Chaplain at UEA 01603 623724 d.thornton@uea.ac.uk – day off Monday
Parish Ordinands Annie Blyth and Tracy Williams, who is on placement at St Matthew, Thorpe Hamlet
Churchwardens Rowena Atkinson (01603 455729) Bob Emsell (01603 439632)
Newsletter Kate Baldry (01362 695503) kate.baldry@btopenworld.com

https://stgileschurch.wordpress.com
Facebook @Norwicheastdeanery
Twitter @stgilesnorwich
Music Repro. Licence 990580

ASSISTANTS AT THE EUCHARIST
Sidespersons
Dorothy and Rodney Head Churchwarden Rowena Atkinson Servers Kathryn Ives, Jen Gerrard, Tim Ives, Susan Morris-Prosser and Vikkie Shread 1st Reading Kate Baldry 2nd Reading Diana Lamb Intercessions Vikkie Shread Chalice Pat Dutton Organist Ian Graydon

DIARY FOR THE WEEK
Tuesday 14 July 12 noon Noon Prayers led by Churchwarden Rowena Atkinson
Friday 17 August 10.00am Said Mass
Sunday 19 August
12th after Trinity 10.30am Sung Parish Mass

Deanery Prayer Calendar: St George, Tombland – Clergy: Alaric Lewis, Maggie Diffey; Reader: Kevin Mitchelson; Synod Reps: John Brydon, Kevin Mitchelson, Melanie Kent. Fabric Officers, Vergers, Servers, Church Cleaners and Flower Arrangers. Readers across our Deanery.

NOTICES
We welcome any newcomers to our church today
. Do make yourself known to the priest or the churchwardens. Do take a look at the lovely photos on our website!
Walsingham Healing Pilgrimage is on Monday 27 August in the Shrine Grounds starting at 12 noon with Mass, then at 2.30 pm Sprinkling, Laying-on of Hands and Benediction. (See http://www.walsinghamanglican.org.uk)
The Interesting Talk on Thursday 30 August will be given by Anastasia Moskvina on exploring the archaeological aspects of Anglo-Saxon settlement.
Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 September is the St Giles Patronal Festival weekend The annual Parish Fete is on Saturday 1 Sept from 11.00am to 2.00pm and the Festival Mass is on Sunday 2 Sept at 10.30am followed by the Fun Auction. Do get involved – speak to Annie, Pat Emsell, Elsie or Rod.
For the Fete Please could you bring in any Tombola and raffle prizes, bric-a-brac and books also cakes on the day, if you can. Jillian is making recycled cards to sell so please bring in any old birthday cards you might have at home. Thank you.
The Norfolk Churches Trust annual cycle ride/walk is on Sat 8th Sept (9-5).
The Heritage Open Days are from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 September. We need volunteers to keep the church open for both these events. Please sign up on the lists, which are at the back of church today. Fr Darren has sponsorship forms for anyone who would like to take part in the ride/walk. The money raised is split between the Trust and St Giles. Please do sponsor those taking part!
Our August Charity is the Children’s Society. If you would like to add to the PCC’s donation then do please put it in the box on the table by the Charities board.
The Magazine for July and August is at the back of church for you to take home.
Our Parish Share next year will be £32249. This means that we shall be paying a further £910, an increase of 2.9% over our 2018 Parish Share. Please can I ask you all to consider prayerfully how you can increase your giving next year so that between us we can manage to cover this increase? Thank you! John Baldry
Confirmation The next opportunity for Confirmation will be at Norwich Cathedral in November. If you haven’t been confirmed and are interested then please do have a chat with the Rector, who will be leading confirmation classes this Autumn.

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Service sheet for 5th August

The Christian Community of St Giles-on-the-Hill

welcomes you to worship with them on

Sunday 5th August 2018

Tenth Sunday after Trinity

Jesus said, “I am the bread of life.” We gather in his name to strengthen our belief in him and to rejoice in his presence with us in this Eucharist.

Today’s Mass includes the Ministry of Healing, with the anointing of oil. If you wish to receive healing for yourself or a loved one then please go and sit in the Lady Chapel during the organ voluntary at the end of the Mass.

10.30am Sung Eucharist The service is set out in the white service booklet. The collect and readings are to be found overleaf. Hymns from the Celebration Hymnal.

Introit Hymn 43 And can it be

Psalm 78

Gospel acclamation Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia

Cantors We do not live by bread alone;
But by every word that comes from the mouth of God

Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia

Priest Hear the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ according to John

All Glory to you, O Lord

Gospel John 6:24-35

Priest This is the gospel of the Lord

All Praise to you, O Christ

Offertory Hymn 773 We celebrate this festive day

Communion Hymn 367 Like a mighty river flowing

Recessional Hymn 488 Mine eyes have seen the glory

Organ Voluntary Variations on Est-ce Mars – Sweelinck

Rector and Rural Dean of Norwich East Canon Darren Thornton, part-time, also Chaplain at UEA 01603 623724 d.thornton@uea.ac.uk – day off Monday
Parish Ordinands Annie Blyth and Tracy Williams, who is on placement at St Matthew, Thorpe Hamlet
Churchwardens Rowena Atkinson (01603 455729) Bob Emsell (01603 439632)
Newsletter Kate Baldry (01362 695503) kate.baldry@btopenworld.com

https://stgileschurch.wordpress.com
Facebook @Norwicheastdeanery
Twitter @stgilesnorwich
Music Repro. Licence 990580

ASSISTANTS AT THE EUCHARIST
Sidespersons
Dorothy and Rodney Head Servers John Baldry and Tim Ives 1st Reading Jen Gerrard 2nd Reading Vikkie Shread Intercessions John Baldry Chalice Ian Mayers Churchwarden Rowena Atkinson Organist Ian Graydon

DIARY FOR THE WEEK

This morning our Church bells have been ringing to welcome the Norwich 10k runners.

Tuesday 7 August 12 noon Noon Prayers led by Churchwarden Rowena Atkinson

Friday 10 August 10.00am Said Mass Laurence, Deacon at Rome, Martyr, 258
7.30pm Film Club – see the railings outside church for details

Sunday 12 August 10.30am The Assumption ofthe Blessed Virgin Mary Sung Parish Mass with the St Giles Singers
Speaker Ordinand Annie Blyth
Celebratory glass of wine and Traidcraft stall after Mass

Next Sunday’s readings: Revelation 11:19-12:6; Psalm 45:11-18; Galatians 4:4-7; Luke 1:46-55

Deanery Prayer Calendar: St John Timberhill and St Julian, Norwich – Clergy: Christopher Wood; Synod Reps: Shirley Buxton, Liz Kilshaw; Community of All Hallows in Norwich Julian Shrine, Sister Pamela and the community. The Norwich Sea Cadet Unit. Norwich City Football Club, Chaplain: Jon Norman.

NOTICES

We welcome any newcomers to our church today. Do make yourself known to the priest or the churchwardens. Do take a look at the lovely photos on our website!

The Interesting Talk on Thursday 30 August will be given by Anastasia Moskvina on exploring the archaeological aspects of Anglo-Saxon settlement.

Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 September is the St Giles Patronal Festival weekend. The annual Parish Fete is on Saturday 1 Sept from 11.00am to 2.00pm and the Festival Mass is on Sunday 2 Sept at 10.30am followed by the Fun Auction. Do get involved – speak to Annie, Pat Emsell, Elsie or Rod.

For the Fete Please could you bring in any Tombola and raffle prizes, bric-a-brac and books, also cakes on the day, if you can. Jillian is making recycled cards to sell so please bring in any old birthday cards you might have at home. Thank you.

The Norfolk Churches Trust annual cycle ride and walk is on Sat 8 September. If you can help between 9am and 5pm please sign the list at the back of church. Anyone who would like to take part in the ride/walk should ask Fr Darren for a sponsorship form. The money raised is split between the Trust and St Giles. Please do sponsor those taking part!

The Heritage Open Days are from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 September. We need volunteers to keep the church open. The sign-up list will be out next week.

Our August Charity is the Children’s Society. If you would like to add to the PCC’s donation then do please put it in the box on the table by the Charities board.

Our thanks to the Film Club and Interesting Talks for their recent donation to the church of £164.59. And our particular thanks to Annie and Raymond and to Carole Hill for their dedication and hard work in organising these most enjoyable evenings!

The Magazine for July and August is at the back of church (free!) for you to take home.

Confirmation The next opportunity for Confirmation will be at Norwich Cathedral in November. If you haven’t been confirmed and are interested then please do have a chat with the Rector, who will be leading confirmation classes this Autumn.

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Service sheet for 29th July

The Christian Community of St Giles-on-the-Hill

welcomes you to worship with them on

Sunday 29th July 2018

Ninth Sunday after Trinity

Our focus today is on the Christian life as a travel adventure and thinking about the resources we need for our journey.

The President and Preacher today is Fr Peter Varney.

10.30am Sung Eucharist The service is set out in the white service booklet. The collect and readings are to be found overleaf. Hymns from the New English Hymnal.

Introit Hymn 365 God moves in a mysterious way

Psalm 145

Gospel acclamation Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia

Cantors Welcome with meekness the implanted word
that has the power to save your souls

Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia

Priest Hear the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ according to John

All Glory to you, O Lord

Gospel John 6:1-21

Priest This is the gospel of the Lord

All Praise to you, O Christ

Offertory Hymn 310 We hail thy presence glorious

Communion Hymn 276 Bread of heaven, on thee we feed

Recessional Hymn 443 Rejoice, the Lord is King

Organ Voluntary Buxtehude – Prelude, Fugue and Chaconne in C

Rector and Rural Dean of Norwich East Canon Darren Thornton, part-time, also Chaplain at UEA 01603 623724 d.thornton@uea.ac.uk – day off Monday
Parish Ordinands Annie Blyth and Tracy Williams, who is on placement at St Matthew, Thorpe Hamlet
Churchwardens Rowena Atkinson (01603 455729) Bob Emsell (01603 439632)
Newsletter Kate Baldry (01362 695503) kate.baldry@btopenworld.com

https://stgileschurch.wordpress.com
Facebook @Norwicheastdeanery
Twitter @stgilesnorwich
Music Repro. Licence 990580

ASSISTANTS AT THE EUCHARIST
Sidespersons
Dorothy and Rodney Head Servers Jonny and Lindsey Green 1st Reading Raymond Scott 2nd Reading Annie Blyth Intercessions Lesley Warne Chalice Pat Emsell Churchwarden Bob Emsell Organist Ian Graydon

DIARY FOR THE WEEK

Tuesday 31 July 12 noon Said Mass President Fr Peter Varney
Ignatius of Loyola, 1556

Friday 3 August 10.00am Said Mass President Fr Peter Varney

Sunday 5 August 10th after Trinity 10.30am Sung Parish Mass with Healing Ministry
(9.30am Bell ringers ringing to welcome the Norwich 10k runners)

Next Sunday’s readings: Exodus 16:2-4. 9-15; Psalm 78:23-29; Ephesians 4:1-16; John 6:24-35.

Deanery Prayer Calendar: Thorpe St Andrew Episcopi – Clergy: James Stewart, Dominic Hubbuck; PTO: Patrick Kerley; Synod Reps: Ann Cox, Victor Scrivens, Linda Olney. Churchwardens, PCCs, Treasurers and PCC Secretaries across the Deanery. Thorpe and Heartsease Christian Forum. Norwich North Deanery: Rural Dean Simon Stokes. Norwich South Deanery: Rural Dean Ian Dyble.

NOTICES

We welcome any newcomers to our church today. Do make yourself known to the priest or the churchwardens. Do take a look at the lovely photos on our website!

Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 September Do you have the St Giles Patronal Festival in your diaries? The annual Parish Fete will be on Saturday 1 Sept from 11.00am to 2.00pm and the Festival Mass on Sunday 2 Sept at 10.30am followed by the Fun Auction. Do get involved – speak to Annie, Pat Emsell, Elsie or Rod.

For the Fete Please could you bring in any tombola and raffle prizes, bric-a-brac and books you may have at home, and cakes on the day, if you can. Also Jillian is hoping to sell some charity cards made from recycled greetings cards and it would be great if people could bring in old cards for her beforehand. Thank you.

Our July Charity is the Magdalene Group. If you would like to add to the PCC’s donation then do please put it in the box on the table by the Charity noticeboard. We heard about the work of the Magdalene Group last week, and today is your final opportunity to give an extra donation.

Salvation Army Pottergate ARC – please do keep bringing in donations of tins and packets and place them in the box in the Tower Vestry. Thank you!

Any donations of wine for consumption at church events would be most gratefully received by the Churchwardens. Thank you!

Newsletter via email Would you like to receive the newsletter each week as soon as it is produced? This can be easily set up on the church website – just enter your email address in the box at the bottom of the page, click on the FOLLOW button and sign up. Any problems – please speak to Raymond Scott.

Confirmation The next opportunity for Confirmation will be at Norwich Cathedral in November. If you haven’t been confirmed and are interested then please do have a chat with the Rector, who will be leading confirmation classes this Autumn.

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