Pew News

The Parishes of the Derwent Ings Benefice

Pew News

EC.=East Cottingwith,  E.=Elvington, S.=Sutton, T.=Thorganby,

W.= Wheldrake, B.= Benefice D = Deanery

Thursday 22nd August 2019
W. 10.00am Toddler Club in the Cottage

Sunday 25th August 2019
EC. 10.30am Five Parish Holy Communion
E. 2.00pm Baptism Arthur Webster
Wednesday 28th August 2019
W. 9.30am Healing Prayer Fellowship – Cottage
Thursday 29th August 2019
W. 10.00am Toddler Club in the Cottage
Friday 30th August 2019
B. 6.00pm Deadline for the September Pew News
Saturday 31st August 2019
W. 8.30am Prayers and platefuls in the Cottage

Pray-er for the Community
18th August Alayne Dodd
25th August Dawn Botting

Prayer Area
18th Aug Main St to Surgery (from industrial Est)
25th Aug Sutton Upon Derwent

B. Next Pew News
Copy needed by Friday 30th August

B. Ian’s move
Ian and Helen will be leaving these parishes in the autumn, to move to the Fountains benefice, west of Ripon. Our last service here will be on Sunday 29th September, and Ian’s licensing as Priest in Charge of his new parishes will take place on the evening of Thursday 31st October. Please be praying for this benefice and that. Thank you.

D. Deanery Quiet Day
The Rev. Simon Stanley has agreed to lead our quiet day on September 16th at Thicket Priory. Please make a note in your diaries and do come along. More details to follow.

W. Prayer at breakfast-time
Why not join us for our monthly ‘Prayer and Platefuls’ in the Cottage, at 8.30 on Saturday 31st August, for about an hour? We share food and fellowship before praying for the life and work of our churches and villages. All welcome.

W. Organ’s 140th Birthday
Wheldrake organ built by John Postill of York in 1879 is this summer 140 years old. To celebrate Graeme Urwin will give a recital of old and new musical favourites in Church at 7.30pm on Saturday 7th September. We shall have wine and food available more details later

D. Training learning the ropes
Are you a PCC member new or established? This is for you! What is a PCC? How should it function? What makes a healthy and productive PCC? How can I contribute? In this session, these and many other questions will be answered? Came and bring yours! This will be led by Rev. Canon Terry Joyce, Archdeaconry Training Advisor. The course runs from 9.30am to 12.30pm. Sat 21st Sept Brayton Church Hall Sat 5th Oct Norton Church Hall. For more details see poster

B. Minster Passes
There are a small number of passes to get into York Minster for free, these are available to borrow. For information please contact Sue Shaw for Elvington Betty Garham for Thorganby Paul Botting for Wheldrake and Ian Kitchen for Sutton & East Cottingwith

W. Prayer Tree and Prayer Box
Everyone is reminded that they are welcome to add prayers to the prayer tree on the old font, or put names or things you would like the Healing Prayer Fellowship team to pray for in the box by the door

Diary Dates

August 2019
25th 10.30am Five Parish HC at East Cottingwith

September 2019
1st 10.30am All Age Worship Wheldrake
6th 7.00pm Harvest Thanksgiving at Thorganby
7th (afternoon and evening) East Cottingwith Village Feast
8th 10.30am Family Service at Elvington
8th 4.00pm Pets Service at Sutton
8th 10.30am Harvest Family Service at Thorganby
8th 5.00pm ‘Chill out Church’ at Wheldrake
15th 10.00am Family Morning Wheldrake
15th 6.00pm Informal Worship Elvington
22nd 10.30am Harvest Thanksgiving at Sutton
22nd 10.30am Harvest Thanksgiving at Wheldrake
22nd 12.30pm Harvest Lunch in White Rose House
28th 2.00pm Sutton Church Fete
29th 10.30am Five Parish HC at Thorganby

October 2019
6th 10.30am Harvest Family Thanksgiving at Elvington
6th 10.30am All Age Worship Wheldrake
6th 4.00pm Family Worship in Sutton Village Hall
13th 10.30am Harvest Thanksgiving at East Cottingwith
20th 10.00am Family Morning Wheldrake
20th 6.0pm Informal Worship at Elvington
27th 10.30am 5Parish HC& prayers for wholeness & healing