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Spring 2013 NEWSLETTER
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Bus Outreach Events and Teaching for Spring 2013
Easter Outreach:- Meet at 9.45am each morning.
|Monday||25/3/13||10.00 – 11.30.||
Bembridge – Outside village hall
|11.45 – 13.00.||Ryde – Square by Co-op.|
|Tuesday||26/3/13||10.00 – 11.30.||Shanklin – Outside URC Church, High Street.|
|11.45 – 13.00.||Godshill – Near Main Car Park|
|Wednesday||27/3/13||10.00 – 11.30.||Freshwater – Moa Place|
|11.45 – 13.00.||Yarmouth – Main Square, Outside St James Church.|
|Thursday||28/3/13||10.00 – 11.30.||East Cowes – Near Co-op, pedestrian area.|
|11.45 – 13.00.||Cowes – Sea Front|
|Friday||29/3/13||10.00 – 11.30.||Newport – St Thomas Square|
|11.45 – 13.00.||Newport – St James Square.|
|Bus Outreach AGM:-|
|Tuesday||16/4/13||2.30pm.||Wayfarers Fellowship Hall, Castle Street, Carisbrooke.|
|Paul Carter Teaching Weekend 1: 2013|
|Friday||19/4/13||7.30pm||Lake Green Christian Mission, Percy Road, Sandown.|
|Saturday||20/4/13||9.30am||Lake Green Christian Mission, Percy Road, Sandown.|
|Sunday||21/4/13||10.30am||St Paul’s Church, St Paul’s Crescent, Shanklin|
|Sunday||21/4/13||6.30pm||Lake Green Christian Mission, Percy Road, Sandown.|
Bembridge Street Fair:-
|Monday||27/5/13||11.00am approx.||Bembridge Streets around main church.
Bus present with book stall & face painting.
Members of the team will also be walking the cross, the Lord willing, around the island during the first Easter week as well as the street outreach. Starting at 8.30 am each morning:
Sunday 24th March from Albert Street, Ryde then on through Puckpool, Seaview, St Helen’s, Bembridge, Sandown, Lake, Shanklin to finish on Cowleaze Hill.
Monday 25th March from Cowleaze Hill, through Ventnor, St Lawrence, Niton, Blackgang, Chale, Chale Green, Kingston, to finish at Shorwell mini roundabout.
Tuesday 26th March from Shorwell mini roundabout through Brighstone, Brook, Chessell, Freshwater and finish at Yarmouth front.
Wednesday 27th March from Yarmouth Front through Shalfleet, Porchfield, Gurnard and finish Newport Road in Cowes.
Thursday 28th March from Hefford Road, East Cowes through Whippingham, Newport town centre, Blackwater, Rookley and finish at Godshill car park.
Friday 29th March the “cross” walkers walk from Carisbrooke to Newport in order to join the street team for outreach. (Saturday is our day off from outreach).
Sunday 31st March from Newport crematorium through Wootton Bridge, Binstead and finish at Albert Street, Ryde.
Weekly Bus Outreach Times for ongoing evening outreach:
Mondays Ryde front – Western Gardens from 7.00pm
Tuesdays Freshwater – Moa Place car park from 7.00pm
Wednesdays Wroxall – Station Road car park
Thursdays Newport – Church Litten car Park from 6.00pm
Fridays Newport – Church Litten car park from 6.00pm
*We aim, God willing, in the near future to start the bus outreach in Shanklin on Thursday evenings.
If anyone would like to join the prayer clock to pray a 15 minute prayer slot or more per day, then please contact Dave Sibley on:- 854903 / 07967912226 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The main purpose for the prayer clock is to have prayer coverage 24/7 for the Island, for God’s mercy to be known and for all those who minister the gospel. We still have the majority of slots covered but we don’t mind if times are doubled up. Prayer is vital!
Closing Greeting & Invitation
Well it doesn’t seem that long ago since Christmas and Easter seems to have come around again so quickly. Some of the team with Mick will be out again during Holy Week walking the Cross. The rest of the team will be out witnessing in various towns. As per last year we will be about an hour in each town and you would be most welcome to join us at this blessed time – God Bless Annie.
As the old song goes “Here we go again “and “Another year older and deeper in debt*, not from bad management but in debt to the Dear Lord for His enabling us to walk again around the Island this Holy Week. It is a time of great blessing to pray, sing hymns and encourage each other through the pain and discomfort that we often experience. We would like to invite anyone who would be willing to join us in this witness as you would be most welcome. Please contact any email or telephone number shown on the newsletter.
We would be very grateful for your prayers that people would only see the “Old Rugged Cross” and that we would bear fruit that glorifies God and that lasts.
The Grace Of The Lord Jesus Christ be with you and your family always,
Happy Easter Mick – (Psalm 51v10-13.)