Weekly Notices for 3rd – 9th July 2022

This pew sheet is also being emailed to all members of the All Saints’ email database. If you would like to be added to this database please email allsaintsinfo55@gmail.com

Any notices to be included in the Pew Sheet should be emailed to Karen in the church office by 10 am on Thursday.

Live Streaming of Services – Live streaming of the Sunday and Wednesday Eucharist services and Morning and Evening Prayer services will continue to be available on the All Saints’ Facebook page.

Giving to the Church – If you are not able to attend services at the moment, you are encouraged to support the parish by making a donation.  One-off donations can be made via our website www.allsaintsorpington.org.uk.  There is a “Donate now” link in the right hand column on the front page of the site.  Regular donations can be given through the stewardship scheme.
Please contact David Laker (01689 834820, david.laker@outlook.com) for details.

Home Communion – If you have been unable to attend church services and would like to receive Holy Communion, the Vicar and Lay Ministers will be able to bring the sacrament to you. Please phone the Church Office (01689 832031) to request a visit.

Magazine  please send your articles for the magazine to Gill at gill.sinclair@outlook.com

 New prayer requests should be sent to the church office on allsaintsorpington@gmail.com

In Need of our Prayers

The universal Church
Bishops, synods and all who lead the Church
The Queen, Parliament & leaders of the nations
The natural world and the resources of the earth
All who are in any kind of need


In the Anglican Cycle of prayer –  Pray for The Anglican Church of Tanzania

In the Diocesan Cycle of prayer –  Pray for Beckenham deanery
The Rev Canon Jeremy Blunden, Area Dean; Mrs Sarah Poole, Lay Chair

In the Bromley & Bexley Archdeaconry – Pray for Jim Bennett (Slade Green), Gary Best (Shortlands),
Mark Blakely (Holy Trinity, Lamorbey)


  we also pray for
(those in bold have been recently added)

Melanie Attwood, Nicole Ballard, Jonathan Bass, James Bass, David Blackman, Mandy De Santos,
Emily Dixon,
Richard Fraser, Toni Hemming, Richard Howe, Ralph Ingram, Julia Jeffery, Lisa Kent,
Carol King,  Jenny Luchmun,
George McCormack, Richard Newson, Dennis & Elsie Page,
Martin & Mary Print,
Noah Russell, Jenny Scrivener, Toby Too, Ron White, Dave Williams,
Ann Wright, Rachel, Geri, Nicky


Those who have died recently – may they rest in peace and rise in glory

Chrissie Edginton, Rachelle Nicholson and Joyce Sharp

 Anniversaries of the deaths of loved ones

Ellen & George Searson, Henry Reeves, Norah Bosworth, Jeanette & Derek George, Eileen Ryan




Please continue to wear masks and be aware of social distancing guidelines.

Thought for the Week – We do our best, God does the rest!

New Church Exhibition – It is 65 years this year since the Foundation Stone of the New Church was laid and we are holding an exhibition to celebrate on the weekend of 2 (10.00 am to 4.00 pm) and 3 July 2022 (12 noon to 3.00 pm).  Refreshments are available.
The hymns on Sunday morning will include ‘All People That On Earth Do Dwell’ and ‘Now Thank We All Our God’ which were sung at The Laying of the Foundation Stone Service in 1957.  Our exhibition concludes with Choral Evensong at 3.30 pm. 

Thank You – St Michael’s Guild would like to thank Dave House for donating so many beautiful lilies from his garden which have decorated the church for many weeks.

Help Wanted, Saturday 17 September – Quiz master and marker required for All Saints’ Social and Fundraising Quiz on Saturday 17 September.  Due to a double-booking Kath is unable to be quiz master but can compile the quiz in advance if required.  Please speak to Kath (07748 588208) or Lesley.

All Saints’ Festival Choir Concert, Saturday 9 July, 7.30 pm – Tickets (£12.00) are on sale after the 9.30am Eucharist or by contacting 07879 473802.

May Queen Dancing and Tea, Sunday 17 July – The Orpington May Queen and her retinue will be dancing for us on Sunday 17 July at 3 pm.  This will be followed by a cream tea.  Tickets for the cream tea are £4.00 for adults and £2.00 for children.  Please contact Cathy Hussey (821632) by 10 July if you would like to buy a ticket for the cream tea.  Please come and support this Orpington May Queen Event.

FOCUS BBQ, Friday 22 July – Anne Spencer will be selling tickets for this event after the 9.30 am Sunday Eucharist.

Foodbank – The current needs are: Tinned Soup, Tinned Vegetables (no potatoes), Tinned Cold Meat (corned beef), Toilet Rolls, Sweets and Carrier Bags. Thank you.