Bulletin

Sunday 16th June 2019

10:30am: Majors Andrew & Valerie Spivey
4:30pm:
No 4:30pm service today

Diary

June
Sat 22 Flag Day
July
Sun 14 Band at Stratford + Songs of Praise at Stratford


What on earth has happened to the Summer Sunshine?! What a huge amount of rain we seem to have had this week or so.
I wonder how many showers you have managed to dodge?
Perhaps you’re one of those people who really likes the rain, and this weather is just what you need.
I, personally think it would be great if the rain came at night time, and the sun shone daily! 😎
This rain has however kept reminding me of the song we sang last Sunday during our Pentecost meetings, and how we need to stop dodging the Spiritual rain that we need, or shelter from the showers God sends.
I pray these words and invite you to do the same:
Holy Spirit, rain down,
Oh comforter and friend, how we need your touch again,
Holy Spirit, rain down,
Let your fire fall, let your voice be heard,
Come and change our hearts as we stand on your word.
Holy Spirit, rain down.
Hear our prayer O Lord. Amen.
Blessings,
Val.

Prayer Matters:
“Prayer is the simplest form of speech, that infant lips can try;
Prayer the sublimest strains that reach the majesty on high.”
James Montgomery, SASB 784

Please continue to remember in prayer those whose names regularly appear in the bulletin and especially the following and those closest to them:

  • Those of our family who are unwell or recovering, including Sandra Lloyd; Ken Elliott; Joan Jackson; John Parkinson; Joshua & Adrian Clifford; Louise Gallagher; Lyla Jacobs; Mary & Henry Wellman; Major Edie Malpas; Derek Harrison;
  • The chaplaincy work at Salvation Army Lifehouses in Coventry;
  • All who attend weekday activities in our building.

The Prayer Room is open for prayer at any time when our building is open on Sundays, as well as at various other times on weekdays. The Prayer Tree is available in the foyer and prayer requests hung there are remembered at the 9:45am prayer meeting each Sunday.

Please give any changes or updates to this list to Dave Jessop or the officers.

Every Wednesday Prayer Meeting
God is calling his people to unite in prayer. Please join us for an hour in prayer at the hall each Wednesday at 6:30pm - you have a special invite!

Thursday Morning Bible Study
The Thursday morning Bible Study Group is due to meet on the following dates: 27th June and 11th July. The focus for these sessions will be “One Army in Hope”.
The sessions run from 10:30 to 11:30am with tea / coffee available from 10:10. All are welcome.

Flag Day
Collectors are required in the City Centre on Saturday 22nd June.
Please sign up on the list on the board in the foyer.

Corps Directory
Due largely to the new, much stricter, data protection legislation which came into force last year, it has been decided not to publish the updated Corps Directory. A copy will be kept by the Officers, who will give out details on request at their discretion.

Singing by Heart
The next session are Tuesdays July 9th and August 13th at 2pm. Come and join us for a free hot drink before the session, available from 1:45pm.

Music for a Summer's Evening
On Saturday 13th July the band are presenting an evening of music starting at 7:00pm, with free interval refreshments. Donation entry Adults £5, under 18s free, payable on the door.

Sky Blues in the Community ...
... are recruiting an Extra Time Hubs Activator to run the Extra Time Hubs programme in Coventry. If you are interested, the full job advert is on display in the foyer.

Afternoon Service
Please note that there will be no 4:30pm service today.

Bric a Brac
Good items are required to be sold at CAMEOF to raise money for The Salvation Army’s Helping Hand Scheme. If you have good quality items that could be sold please pass them to Doreen Price or hand them in at the office. Thank you.

Worship Band
On the weekend 22/23 June a worship band from the North West called Meraki are leading worship on the Sunday and running a workshop with our own worship band on the Saturday.

Electronic Bulletin

If you would like to receive this weekly bulletin by email each week, or know of anybody who would like to receive it, please let us know at coventry.city.corps@salvationarmy.org.uk.

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The Salvation Army is an integral part of the Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible; its motivation is the love of God as revealed in Jesus Christ. At Coventry City Corps we seek to -

  • be welcoming in FELLOWSHIP
  • bring people to Jesus through EVANGELISM
  • encourage Christlike growth and maturity through DISCIPLESHIP
  • be responsive to the needs of others through MINISTRY
  • praise God through our lifestyle and WORSHIP

 

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