Mark

Audio and video recording of Zoom service 18th April 2021

Audio and video recording of Zoom service 18th April 2021

The audio and video recording of the benefice service on Sunday 18th April are now available HERE and HERE respectively. Mark's talk was based on Luke 24:36b-48.

 

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Mark

Service of Remembrance for HRH Prince Philip

Service of Remembrance for HRH Prince Philip

A simple service of Remembrance for HRH The Duke of Edinburgh is being held at All Saints, Mattishall on Friday 16th April at 6pm, the time many such services are happening across the country. This service is open to all, but we hope will be of relevance to anyone who has felt the Duke’s loss personally or who has been influenced by his life of service and charity work. 

The service will include a few personal tributes to Prince Philip. If you have any that you would to be considered for inclusion, please pass them onto to Mark. 

 

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Alan

Audio & video recordings of the Zoom service on 11th April 2021

Audio & video recordings of the Zoom service on 11th April 2021

The audio and video are now available from HERE and HERE respectively. The service was led by Mel, who also gave the talk based on John 20:19-end and Acts 4:32-35. The service included a reflection on the life of Prince Philip.

 

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Mark

Mourning the Loss of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

Mourning the Loss of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

It is with sadness that we announce the death of Prince Phillip, and offer our condolences and prayers to Her Majesty The Queen and all the Royal Family.

A special prayer for the Prince.

God of our lives,
we give thanks for the life of Prince Philip,
for his love of our country,
and for his devotion to duty.
We entrust him now to your love and mercy,
through our Redeemer Jesus Christ. Amen.

If you wish to offer your condolences you can do so here: Remembering his Royal Highness Prince Philip.

Local arrangements will announced as soon as they have been made.

 

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Alan

King of Kings sung by the Rootham family

King of Kings sung by the Rootham family

The Roothams have created another video of a worship song. This time it is "King of Kings" and can be seen HERE. Do take a look. Enjoy it and worship with them!

 

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Alan

Benefice service on Zoom on Easter morning

Benefice service on Zoom on Easter morning

The audio and video recordings for the benefice service on Easter morning are HERE and HERE respectively. This service was one of 6 services in the benefice that morning, with the other services taking place in the various churches of the benefice.

 

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Alan

Services 11th April to 16th May 2021

Services 11th April to 16th May 2021

Dear all,
With the next stage of lockdown easing due on 17th May, we have only planned services up until 16th May. From the Sunday after Easter, we will be having services in 2 churches each Sunday (one at 9.00 and one at 10.30) as well as continuing with the Zoom service at 10.00. Current plans are as follows:

Date

9.00 service in church

10.30 service in church

10.00 service on Zoom?

11th April

Mattishall

Yaxham

Yes

18th April

Hockering

East Tuddenham

Yes

25th April

Welborne

Mattishall

Yes

2nd May

Mattishall

Yaxham

Yes

9th May

Hockering

East Tuddenham

Yes

16th May

Welborne

Mattishall

Yes.

Please note that we intend to have the annual Parker Sermon service in All Saints, Mattishall at 18.00 on Sunday 9th May. More details on that later.

 

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Mark

Notice of Annual Meetings

Notice of Annual Meetings

Over the next couple of months we have our annual meetings around the benefice. Each parish has its own meeting, when churchwardens are elected together with other lay people who serve as part of the leadership of their parish and the wider church. There are two annual meetings, often run together, one which just elects the churchwardens, called the Annual Parochial Meeting (APM) and the other that looks at the financial health of the church, and conducts the other elections, called the Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM).

Covid-19 restrictions means that we will be doing things differently this year. For the parishes of East Tuddenham, Mattishall, North Tuddenham and Yaxham, we will be running them online using Zoom. For Hockering and Welborne we are splitting the two parts onto two dates - the APM after a church service and the APCM in May.

The official notices are uploaded onto the resources section of this website here, but here is the summary of what they say:

East Tuddenham: APM & APCM on Tue 20 Apr 21 at 19:30 at tinyurl.com/MATV-APCM. There are elections for 2 churchwardens and 6 PCC members.

Hockering: APM on Sun 18 Apr 21 at 09:00 at St. Michael's, Hockering & APCM on Wed 19 May 21 at 19:30 at St. Michael's, Hockering. There are elections for 2 churchwardens, 5 PCC members, and 1 Deanery Synod representatives.

Mattishall: APM & APCM on Wed 21 Apr 21 at 19:30 at tinyurl.com/MATV-APCM. There are elections for 2 churchwardens, 6 PCC members, and 3 Deanery Synod representatives.

North Tuddenham: APM & APCM on Thu 22 Apr 21 at 19:30 at tinyurl.com/MATV-APCM. There are elections for 2 churchwardens, 4 PCC members, and 1 Deanery Synod representatives.

Welborne: APM on Sun 25 Apr 21 at 09:00 at All Saints, Welborne  & APCM on Mon 17 May 21 at 19:30 at All Saints, Welborne. There are elections for 2 churchwardens, 6 PCC members, and 1 Deanery Synod representatives.

Yaxham: APM & APCM on Mon 19 Apr 21 at 19:30 at tinyurl.com/MATV-APCM. There are elections for 2 churchwardens, 5 PCC members, and 1 Deanery Synod representatives.

Churchwardens are elected every year, but because we missed out elections last year at all the parishes except East Tuddenham, we have elections for Deanery Synod Reps and two years worth of PCC members as well. If you would like to consider election for any of these important roles, or would like to suggest to someone else you know that they consider it, please find nomination forms also in the resources section of the website here.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recordings of Palm Sunday benefice service on Zoom

Audio & video recordings of Palm Sunday benefice service on Zoom

The audio and video recordings of the Zoom benefice service on Palm Sunday 2021 are now availalbe. The audio is HERE and the video is HERE. Alan was speaking about Jesus coming as king and making sure he is our king.

 

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Jackie

Easter booklet 2021

Easter booklet 2021

Everyone in the benefie should have received their Easter booklet by now, but a downloadable copy is available from HERE too.

 

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Alan

North Tuddenham Mardle for April 2021

North Tuddenham Mardle for April 2021

North Tuddenham's Mardle magazine is now available for download HERE.

 

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Alan

Services Maundy Thursday to Easter Sunday

Services Maundy Thursday to Easter Sunday

Services over the period Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday will be as follows:

Palm Sunday:
10:00 Online service (Zoom). We will be looking, with a bit of help from Donald Trump and Bob Dylan, at Jerusalem as king.

Maundy Thursday:
19:30 Online service “Jesus washed his disciples' feet…” (Zoom)

Good Friday:
11:00 Online Walk of Witness (Zoom)
14:00 Hour before the Cross at Yaxham

Easter Day:
09:00 Communion services at Hockering & Welborne
10:00 Online service (Zoom)
10:30 Communion services at ASM, East Tuddenham and Yaxham

All online services will use the usual connection details of:

https://tinyurl.com/matv-sundays

Meeting ID: 834 0140 0096
Password: 858873

 

 

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Andrea

Morning Prayer for Holy Week

Dear Friends,

We have uploaded the Liturgy for Morning Prayer for Holy Week here.

As always you are very welcome to Join us on Zoom Mon-Fri or for a more informal time of prayer on Saturday 9am

835 1392 5378 password 858873

 

Also for Holy week there are services on Zoom

Maundy Thursday 7.30pm  – When we will be focusing Jesus Humility and his command for us to love one another -There will be an opportunity for foot or hand washing – Please bring with you an Empty bowl, a jug of water and a towel.  

Good Friday 11am -  A virtual walk of witness around Mattishall

Good Friday 2pm – An Hour at the cross

Id and password for all the above: ID 834 0140 0096 password  858873

Easter Day – Holy Communion at All Saints Mattishall, All Saints Welborne, St Peters Yaxham , St Michaels Hockering and All Saints East Tuddenham – Details will be confirmed in due course.  Please check the website. Restrictions will still be in place so please wear a mask, apply hand sanitiser on entry and socially distance

With every blessing

Andrea

 

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Alan

Audio & video recordings of benefice service focussing on mission partners

Audio & video recordings of benefice service focussing on mission partners

This morning (21st March 2021) Mark led us through the last verses of Romans 15 where the apostle Paul is writing to the church in Rome. There, amongst other things, he asks them to pray for him in hse work. Mark then went on to speak of our privilege in being partnered with people overseas who are spreading the good news of Jesus Christ and focussed on Paula and Derek Finlayson.

The audio can be heard from HERE and the video recording HERE.

 

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Alan

Thought for Easter (front page of Easter booklet)

Thought for Easter (front page of Easter booklet)

The last year and a bit have been hard for many, many people. Even for some of us oldies (I’m pushing 63 myself), it has been a time unlike any other we can remember. The huge change since early 2020 has been a shock to the system. Early on things were changing rapidly, but as the months wore on, so many of us became tired, so very tired. Now, there is hope that the darkest days are generally behind us, though thousands upon thousands of families have lost loved ones and many who have had Covid-19 are still struggling with ongoing symptoms. For some, such difficulties are still to come.

So where has God been in all this? For Christians, this sort of question is difficult to answer. I don’t think any Christian can honestly say they have the complete answer.

However, we do know someone who does and it is someone who has suffered immense pain and suffering himself. The bible teaches that Jesus was “in very nature God”, yet was born as a human being into this world where there was so much pain and suffering. He knew and knows what it is to suffer.

There was a state-sponsored attempt on his life as a baby, he was a refugee as a baby, he was brought up in an ordinary family in an occupied country and when he began his public ministry around the age of 30 he had “nowhere to lay his head”. He was betrayed by a close friend, arrested, beaten, scourged and then nailed to a cross to die a horrific death. On top of that was something that we struggle to understand, his abandonment by his Father. On the cross Jesus cried out, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?!” Those words are the opening line of Psalm 22, one of the psalms that he, as a Jewish man, would have known by heart. It was this psalm, which Jesus prayed on that cross.

Yet, the day Jesus died, the day we call “Good Friday”, was followed by Easter Sunday. Jesus had died on the cross to pay for our sins (the actions and attitudes that separate us from God), to make a way back to God for us. His Father demonstrated his acceptance of what Jesus did by raising him from the dead early that Easter Sunday. There was an end to the darkness.

Those who love and follow Jesus Christ, who know his forgiveness, have a hope that God has given us. If you read the whole of Psalm 22, you will see that despite the horror of the first verses the psalmist (King David) is able to trust God through that horror and have hope. It isn’t a wishful thinking, but a hope based on the God that David knew. For Christians, things are clearer than they were for the David, who lived hundreds of years before Jesus did. For Christians we can see that Jesus conquered death and promised the same for those who turn to him.

Maybe we will get back to some sort of normality this year, but there will always be things that life will throw at us, things we can’t handle. Yet there is a God who loves you, who wants to be with you through those bad things (and in the good things too). In the relatively comfortable West, we so often ignore him, yet elsewhere in the world many people are driven by their circumstances to look at what is really important in their life. They have come to the conclusion that what matters above all else is knowing the God who loves them. Covid-19 has turned our lives upside down. May it lead to us knowing that what matters above all else is the same for us too, knowing the God who loves us, both now and for all eternity. Want to know more? Grab yourself a bible and read about what Jesus said and what Jesus did in the New Testament. Maybe you heard about some of it when you were young and in Sunday School and have distant memories of it. If you look again now and dig deep, you’ll meet the Jesus who has been through it all himself and wants you back.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recording of benefice service for Mothering Sunday

Audio & video recording of benefice service for Mothering Sunday

The audio and video recordings of the benefice service for Mothering Sunday are available HERE and HERE respectively.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recordings from service for World Day of Prayer

Audio & video recordings from service for World Day of Prayer

The audio & video recordings of the benefice service for the World Day of Prayer are now available. Anna English led the service along with several other ladies. The audio can be heard HERE and the video seen HERE.

 

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Alan

North Tuddenham Mardle for March 2021

North Tuddenham Mardle for March 2021

The Mardle magazine from North Tuddenham is now available in the Resources section of this website.

 

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Alan

Audi & video recording of benefice service on Mark 8:31-9:1. Alan speaking.

Audi & video recording of benefice service on Mark 8:31-9:1. Alan speaking.

The audio and video recordings of the benefice service are now available from HERE (audio) and HERE. Our them was Jesus' command to "Take up your cross". Alan Cossey was the speaker.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recording of benefice service on Genesis 9, Mel speaking

Audio & video recording of benefice service on Genesis 9, Mel speaking

The audio and video recordings of the benefice service on Genesis 9 is now available. The audio file can be found HERE and the video file HERE.

 

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Alan

Audio and video recording of benefice Ash Wednesday service

Audio and video recording of benefice Ash Wednesday service

The audio and video files of tonight's Ash Wednesday service can be found HERE and HERE. Andrea led in in a series of reflections.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recording of benefice service on Mark 9:2-9, the Transfiguration.

Audio & video recording of benefice service on Mark 9:2-9, the Transfiguration.

The audio and video recordings of the service on 14th February 2021 are now available. The audio recording is HERE and the video recording is HERE.

 

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Alan

Audi & video recording of benefice service on Colossians 1:15-20

Audi & video recording of benefice service on Colossians 1:15-20

The audio and video recordings of today's benefice service are now available. The audio recording is available from the Resources section of this website or directly from HERE and the video is available HERE.

 

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Jackie

Audi & video recording of benefice service on Mark 1:21-28

Audi & video recording of benefice service on Mark 1:21-28

The recording of the service from 31st January 2021 is now available as audio HERE and as video HERE.

 

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Andrea

Coming out of Epiphany and into "Ordinary Time"

Dear Friends,

The Season of Epiphany is coming to an end and so is January. The days are beginning to lengthen and we see signs of new growth in our gardens and hedgerows.  The Church now enters into a short period of “Ordinary time” before the Season of Lent. If we were able to be in our church buildings, the colour you would see on the Lords Table would be green. A sign of hope or triumph of life over death, like regrowth in springtime.

Last spring as we entered the 1st lockdown many people I spoke to, were struck a new at the wonder of creation as the trees and hedges came into bud, the birds sang with gusto and the bare earth once again revealed new life. 

 “Ordinary” Time might well refer to living out our “ordinary” lives as Christians. But, since we follow the risen Lord of the Universe, there is nothing “ordinary” about it!

May this season allow for more continuous reading from the Bible, for the exploration of other themes such as creation and the environment. May we continue with a renewed energy to Love God and neighbour and pray with expectation for regrowth of Christ’s Church in our communities.

Attached is the Liturgy and readings for Morning Prayer. As always you are welcome to join us on Zoom every morning at 9am or to use the booklet on your own at home. The booklet can be found HERE.

Coming Up…….

On Wednesday 17th February at 7.30pm we will be marking Ash Wednesday – the beginning of Lent. As we are on Zoom this service will be different from anything we might have done in ‘normal times’ . Using Psalm 103 as a basis for this short service we will explore together the themes of praise, God’s Grace and compassion, our own fragility and the wonder of God’s Kingdom for all. There will also be time for you to mark yourselves with ash, a sign of penitence and a reminder that we are created by God from the dust of the earth. More information will follow nearer the time, Please do put the date in your diary.

With every blessing

Andrea   

 

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Alan

North Tuddenham Mardle for Feb 2021 is now available

North Tuddenham Mardle for Feb 2021 is now available

The latest edition of North Tuddenham's Mardle, the February 2021 edition, is now available from the Resources section of this website or directly from HERE.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recording of benefice service on Mark 1:14-20

Audio & video recording of benefice service on Mark 1:14-20

The audio and video recordings of the benefice service of 24th January 2021 is now available. The audio can be heard HERE and the video seen HERE. As ever, there may be a slight delay on the afternoon of the recording while YouTube processes the video, but it should be available to watch from about 14:30 on 24/1/2020 onwards.

 

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Alan

Audi & video recording of benefice service on Genesis Ch. 1 - creation and God's

Audi & video recording of benefice service on Genesis Ch. 1 - creation and God's

The audio and video recordings for this service, where we looked at creation and it demonstrating God's love for us, are now available. The video is HERE and the audio is HERE.

 

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Andrea

Audi & video recording of benefice service for 3rd Sunday of Christmas

Audi & video recording of benefice service for 3rd Sunday of Christmas

The audio and video recordings of this service are now available. The audio recording can be found HERE and the video HERE.

 

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Jackie

Audio& video recording of benefice service for the 2nd Sunday of Christmas

Audio& video recording of benefice service for the 2nd Sunday of Christmas

The audio and video recordings of our service are now available HERE and HERE respectively. Jackie's talk was based on John 1:1-18 and included telling us about how she became a Christian.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recording of benefice service for the 1st Sunday of Christmas

Audio & video recording of benefice service for the 1st Sunday of Christmas

The AUDIO and VIDEO recording of the benefice service on Sunday 27th December are now available. We looked at the example of Joseph in Matthew 2:13-23 and how he leads us to Jesus. Please note that the 1 minute 15 seconds video clip shown during the service has not been allowed on YouTube because of copyright reasons.

 

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Mark

Christmas Services

Christmas Services

Dear friends, 

I hope this email finds you well and with some of the hope of Advent filling your life after such a difficult year.

As Advent makes the transition into Christmas this weekend, we are having plenty of opportunities to celebrate the birth of Jesus. We look forward to welcoming to you to our worship, both online and also in our parish churches. We have tried to choose the best approach to fit the service. Therefore, Carol Services and Christingle are on Zoom because we aren’t allowed to sing carols together in church buildings and we can’t fit in the numbers we usually have, and there are Communion Services in every open parish church as we cannot receive bread and wine ‘virtually’.

The details are all below, but can I encourage you to please spread the news as widely as possible. Not everyone who would like to join in is on our email list, or reads their emails. And people in our communities who would normally come to a service may not realise what is happening, especially for those services on Zoom. Please give people a call, or pass on the details in other ways so that everyone who wishes to join in for Christmas has the opportunity. Thank you in advance.

Carol Services and Christingle (on Zoom and Facebook Live)

Sunday 20th December:

  • 14:00; Carol Service for the village of North Tuddenham (Meeting ID: 834 0140 0096, Passcode: 858873)
  • 18:00; Contemporary style Carol Service, similar to that held at ASM in previous years (Meeting ID: 820 9614 6521, Passcode 20122020)

Thursday 24th December, Christmas Eve:

  • 16:00; Christingle Service – (Meeting ID: 890 7383 6690, Passcode 24122020)
  • 18:00; Traditional style Carol Service, based on nine lessons and carols (Meeting ID: 879 2263 3430, Passcode 24122020)

Friday 25th December, Christmas Day:

  • 10:00; Joyful Christmas Day service with carols (Meeting ID: 834 0140 0096, Passcode: 858873)

Sunday 27th December, Christmas 1/John

  • 10:00; Morning Worship (Meeting ID: 834 0140 0096, Passcode: 858873)

 

Christmas Communion Services (in our parish churches)

These are happening in our parish churches (except for St. Mary’s, North Tuddenham which is unfortunately closed at the moment). They are ‘proper’ communion services, and we will be receiving both the bread and wine, but the social distancing rules apply, we must wear masks and there is still no congregational singing.

For the services on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, we heavily recommend that you book up in advance, because the capacity of all our churches is heavily reduced owing to the social distancing regulations. If you don’t book up, come on the day, and the church is ‘full’ then we will not be able to let you in the service!

Thursday 24th December, Christmas Eve:

  • 10:30 East Tuddenham; book through Janet Guy on 01603 880523
  • 20:00 Yaxham; book through Sally Thurgill on 01362 692745
  • 21:30 Welborne; book through Susan Cross on 01362 858612
  • 23:30 Hockering; book through Andrea Woods on 01603 928279

Friday 25th December, Christmas Day:

  • 10:30 Mattishall, All Saints; book through Alan Cossey on alan.cossey@matvchurch.uk or 01362 857904 (email preferred, please).

Sunday 27th December, Christmas 1/John

  • 10.30 Yaxham; no need to book in advance

We look forward to seeing you all at some point(s) this Christmas season.

Wishing you a joyful and safe time.

 

Mark McCaghrey

Rector: Mattishall and Tudd Valley Benefice
Benefice Office, Church Rooms, Dereham Road, Mattishall,
Dereham, Norfolk, NR20 3QA.
Phone: 01362 882260
Office: 01362 858873
www.matvchurch.uk
Skype: mark_16515

 

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Alan

North Tuddenham Mardle is now available.

North Tuddenham Mardle is now available.

North Tuddenham's Mardle magazine for January 2021 is now available either from the Resources section or directly from HERE.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recording of benefice service for the 3rd Sunday in Advent

Audio & video recording of benefice service for the 3rd Sunday in Advent

The video and audio recordings are now available. The video is available from HERE and the audio from HERE or the resources section of this benefice web site.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recording of the benefice service for the 2nd Sunday in Advent

Audio & video recording of the benefice service for the 2nd Sunday in Advent

The audio and video are now available. As usual the audio can be heard and/or downloaded from the resources section of this benefice website or directly from HERE and the video can be see HERE

 

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North Tuddenham Mardle for December 2020 is now available

North Tuddenham Mardle for December 2020 is now available

The December edition of Marled, the magazine for North Tuddenham, is now available from the Resources section of this benefice website or directly from HERE.

 

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Alan

Audio & video recording of Advent benefice service 29th November 2020 on Mark

Audio & video recording of Advent benefice service 29th November 2020 on Mark

The audio and video recordings of the benefice Zoom service on 29th November, which is the first Sunday in Advent, are now available. The audio recording can be found in the resources section of the benefice website or directly HERE. The video can be seen HERE.

 

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Mark

Audio & video recording of benefice service 22nd November 2020 on Mt. 25.31-46.

Audio & video recording of benefice service 22nd November 2020 on Mt. 25.31-46.

The audio and video recording of the benefice service on 22nd November 2020 are now available. The audio recording can be found in the resources section or directly from HERE. The video is available from HERE. Mark was speaking on Matthew 25:31-46.

 

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Alan

Recording of prayer time at International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Churc

Recording of prayer time at International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Churc

The 1 hour time of information, prayer and worship spoken about in the service today (15th November 2020) has been recorded and can be seen at HERE.

 

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Alan

Service on the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

Service on the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

The audio and video files of this service are now available. The video is available HERE and the audio file can be found on the resources section of the website or, directly, HERE.

 

 

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Jackie

UK day of prayer – 13 November 2020

UK day of prayer – 13 November 2020

The Evangelical Alliance has called a UK day of prayer on 13 November. To quote their website, "We are working with networks, denominations and churches to bring people together to pray. As communities across the UK face further restrictions and lockdowns, as many churches are forced to stop their in-person gatherings, as suffering and loss affect so many families, we hear the call again to unite and seek God together in this time of trouble"

For more information, please go to their website at https://www.eauk.org/what-we-do/prayer-centre/uk-day-of-prayer-november-13th-2020

 

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Alan

Audio & video recordings of the Remembrance Sunday service 8th November 2020

Audio & video recordings of the Remembrance Sunday service 8th November 2020

The recordings of the Remembrance Sunday service are now available. The audio recording can be heard from the Resources section of this web site or directly from HERE and the video recording is available from our YouTube channel HERE.

 

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Alan

Benefice Remembrance Service on Zoom

Benefice Remembrance Service on Zoom

With the new lockdown now in place in England, there are restrictions on how worship can take place. Basically, we cannot hold our normal services inside our church buildings and most are reluctant to hold entire services outside due to the complexity of ensuring (= policing) social distancing, particularly if there are large numbers of people involved. For example, Mattishall normally has about a couple of hundred people involved in the first part of the service on the village green, finishing off the service inside All Saints. Mattishall Parish Council had cancelled the outside part of the service because of the problems involved in social distancing and how that would detract from the atmosphere of a respectful act of remembrance.

Before the new lockdown was announced last weekend the benefice staff team had organised local services, but on Monday afternoon started organizing a suitable Zoom service. Just after we finished the organisation, the Prime Minister announced that outside services could be held under certain stringent, documented conditions. With the problems with outside services under lockdown mentioned above we decided to proceed with the Zoom service this Remembrance Sunday as planned (apart from a short service totally outside at Yaxham, which had been the original plan there anyway).

This Sunday's Zoom Remembrance Service will include the reading of the names from all our benefice parishes who fell and thus the timing of the service is a bit more complicated than usual. We are still working out at what time we will start the service, but will let you know soon.

So, please do join us for our Remembrance Service on Zoom on Sunday and invite those you know who would normally come to Remembrance Services in our church buildings. The Zoom connection details are the usual details for each Sunday, but I have put them below anyway.

When the time of the start of the service is known we will put it on this website and email those on our distribution lists. If you are not on our distribution lists and only receive weekly email updates from this website, please check this website.

For those who join us on Sunday, please do join the Zoom meeting in plenty of time so we can try to avoid having to let people in during the actual service itself. The Zoom meeting will be open to join at least 15 minutes before the start of the service itself.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83401400096?pwd=REJTTmlPUHlveHhSbmhBQURucHJnZz09

Meeting ID: 834 0140 0096

Password: 858873

 

One tap mobile

+442034815237,,83401400096#,,1#,858873# United Kingdom

 

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Meeting ID: 834 0140 0096

Password: 858873

 

Hope to see you on Sunday.

 

Alan Cossey

 

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Alan

Audio & video recordings of the Zoom benefice service Sunday 1st November 2020.

Audio & video recordings of the Zoom benefice service Sunday 1st November 2020.

The audio and video files of the benefice Zoom service on 1st November 2020 are now available. The audio file can be downloaded from the Resources section or listened to directly here. The video version can be watched from here.

In her talk Mel was speaking on part of Revelation chapter 7. 

 

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Alan

Services in church buildings to not be allowed for a month as from Thursday 5th

Services in church buildings to not be allowed for a month as from Thursday 5th

Under the proposals announced by the Prime Minister on 31st October, church services are to be severely restricted for some weeks. The proposals will be voted on in Parliament before implementation, but if they are passed unamended it will mean we cannot have Remembrance Services in our churches as planned on Sunday 8th November.

There is a benefice staff meeting on Monday 2nd November and shortly after that we hope to have more information on what we intend to do on 8th November. 

Details of the government's intended lockdown rules for churches can be found at https://www.gov.uk/guidance/new-national-restrictions-from-5-november#weddings-civil-partnerships-religious-services-and-funerals

 

 

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Andrea

Morning Prayer for All Saints to Advent

Morning Prayer for All Saints to Advent

Dear Friends,

We are in a new season in the churches year, All saints tide to Advent. A time of celebrating the body of Christ which transcends even death. We remember those who have given  us an example of living in God’s grace and power to follow;   ‘ the great cloud of witnesses’ Hebrews 12:1.  We remember more locally the faithful departed and also those who gave their lives during war and conflict.

Clicking here will take you to the new liturgy and the readings for Morning Prayer for this short season.

As always everyone is welcome. We will be meeting on Zoom at 9am Monday – Friday with a more informal time of Prayer on Saturday at the same time.

If you are unable to join us but would like us to pray or give thanks for anything at all, please do be in touch.

With every blessing

 

Andrea  

 

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Alan

November 2020 Mardle is available

November 2020 Mardle is available

North Tuddenham's Mardle magazine is now available either from the Resources section or directly from here.

 

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Alan

Audio recording of talk given by Alan Cossey at ASM on Bible Sunday

Audio recording of talk given by Alan Cossey at ASM on Bible Sunday

Audio recording of the talk at All Saints, Mattishall, on Bible Sunday based on Nehemiah 8.1-12. The talk can be heard here.and is very similar to the talk given earlier the same day at the service at Hockering.

 

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Mark

Audio & video recordings of the Zoom benefice service Sunday 25th October

Audio & video recordings of the Zoom benefice service Sunday 25th October

Audio and video recordings of the Zoom benefice service on Sunday 25th October 2020 with Mark speaking on Matthew 22:34-46. The audio recording can be heard here and the video recording is here.

 

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