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Sunday 18/04/21 3rd Sunday of Easter

You may not be able to come to the church services we are having at the moment so I hope that these are of use for Sunday mornings.  

We’ll be using the psalm, readings and prayers in our services so we will all be connecting.

Psalm     4

Hymn   Glorious things of thee are spoken

Reading     Acts 3 : 12 – 19

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Risen Christ, you filled your disciples with boldness and fresh hope: strengthen us also to proclaim your risen life and fill us with your peace, to the glory of God the Father.  Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading     Luke 24:  36b – 48

The Grace

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Sunday 11/04/21 2nd Sunday of Easter

You may not be able to come to the church services we are having at the moment so I hope that these are of use for Sunday mornings.  

We’ll be using the psalm, readings and prayers in our services so we will all be connecting

Psalm     133

Hymn    Lead us heavenly Father, lead us .

Reading      Acts 4:  32 – 35

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Risen Christ, for whom no door is locked, no entrance barred: open the doors of our hearts, that we may seek the good of others and walk the joyful road of sacrifice and peace, to the praise of God the Father. Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading     John 20: 19 – end

The Grace

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Sunday 04/04/21 Easter Day

Alleluia, Christ is risen. He is risen indeed, Alleluia.

You may not be able to come to the church services we are having at the moment so I hope that these are of use for Sunday mornings.  

We’ll be using the psalm, readings and prayers in our services so we will all be connecting

Psalm         118

Hymn              Jesus Christ is risen today.

Reading        Acts 10 : 34 – 43  

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

God of glory, by the raising of your Son you have broken the chains of death and hell: fill your Church with faith and hope; for a new day has dawned and the way to life stands open in our Saviour Jesus Christ.  Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading      Mark 16 :  1 – 8

The Grace                      

Good Friday

Private prayer

St Kentigern’s church, Caldbeck will be open from 11.00 to 12.00

Holy Trinity church, Rosley will be open from 2.00 to 3.00

You can pop in for just a short time or for the whole hour, whatever suits you. There will be prayer/reading sheets available if those would be helpful to you.

Sunday 28/03/21 Palm Sunday

You may not be able to come to the church service we are having at the moment so I hope that these are of use for Sunday mornings.  

We’ll be using the psalm, readings and prayers in our services so we will all be connecting.

Psalm        31

Hymn              There is a green hill far away

Reading     Isaiah 50: 4-9a

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

True and humble King, hailed by the crowd as the Messiah: grant us the faith to know you and to love you, that we may be found beside you on the way of the cross, which is the path of glory.  Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your

healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our

county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading    Mark14: 1 – end of 15

The Grace

Sunday 21/03/21 5th Sunday of Lent

I invite you to join with me and each other at 10.00 to read the Bible, sing a hymn and pray.

I’ll be using the following short service

Psalm     51

Hymn    Jesus’ love is very wonderful

Reading     Hebrews 5: 5 – 10

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Gracious Father, you gave up your Son out of love for the world: lead us to ponder the mysteries of his passion, that we may know eternal peace through the shedding of our Saviour’s blood, Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading     John 12:  20 – 33

The Grace

Sunday 14/03/21 Mothering Sunday

I invite you to join with me and each other at 10.00 to read the Bible, sing a hymn and pray.

I’ll be using the following short service

Psalm     107

Hymn    From heaven you came .

Reading      2 Corinthians  1: 3 – 7

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Merciful Lord you know our struggle to serve you: when sin spoils our lives and overshadows our hearts, come to our aid and turn us back to you again; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading     John 19: 25b – 27

The Grace

Sunday 07/03/21 3rd Sunday of Lent

I invite you to join with me and each other at 10.00 to read the Bible, sing a hymn and pray.

I’ll be using the following short service

Psalm  19

Hymn               All my hope on God is founded.

Reading        1 Corinthians 1: 18 – 25  

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Eternal God, give us insight to discern your will for us, to give up what harms us, and to seek the perfection we are promised in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading      John 2:  13 – 22

The Grace                                

Lent Course 2021

The Zoom details for the second session are:

Lent course 2021 2nd session Time Mar 2, 2021 02:00 PM

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83075112090?pwd=cElJWGtXUVp2bWtaM2s0TmRnRjhuUT09

Meeting ID: 830 7511 2090    Passcode: 994518

Dial by your location

        +44 203 901 7895 United Kingdom

Meeting ID: 830 7511 2090  Passcode: 994518

If you’d like to join but are unsure as to how to do it please ring me before Tuesday morning. Tel 016973 43089

With love and prayers, Rev Eileen

Sunday 28/02/21 2nd Sunday of Lent

I invite you to join with me and each other at 10.00 to read the Bible, sing a hymn and pray. I’ll be using the following short service

Psalm 22

Hymn              Take my life and let it be

Reading     Romans 4: 13 – end

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Almighty God by the prayer and discipline of Lent may we enter into the mystery of Christ’s sufferings, and by following in his Way may we come to share in his glory; through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading    Mark8: 31 – end,

The Grace