Sunday 21 June 2020 : KIDZONE service available from 9.45 am, followed by Sunday Morning Worship 10 am, both on our website www.kmc.org.uk
Following the above worship please join us at 10.30am in ‘The KMC Coffee Lounge’ from the comfort of your own front room for a Zoom meeting
KMC is now on You Tube! Search for KMC and you will find past services and songs from our worship group.
v Jan Preston wishes to thank all the church family for their prayers, love, kindnesses and support during John’s stay in hospital. He died peacefully on Thursday evening in the knowledge that he was going to be with his Lord.
v Virtual House Group with Rob will continue on Tuesday 23th June 7pm in the KMC Zoom Coffee Lounge usual ID and password. After which Rob and Carol are due to take a few days off work duties.
v Re opening of Churches for private prayer: To keep everyone informed of what we are doing to prepare for the re-opening of the Church building please see the separate article on this website.
At the present time KMC will remain closed to all. Even if you are a key holder PLEASE DO NOT ENTER without the permission of either Rob or Amanda.
v Bible Month 2020 invites churches and individuals to engage with the Book of Ruth over a four week period. This event is now hosted by LWPT, with the Methodist Church continuing as a key partner. For information on Bible Month, visit http://www.preachweb.org/biblemonth
v Circuit Youth: Rev Scott Manning is hosting a Bible Study group on Mondays at 6.30pm. All teens are welcome to join (Meeting ID 845 745 494 Password 017307).
v HOPE CENTRAL: If you would like to donate money to The Welcome/ Hope Central Food Bank, which can then be spent on the foodstuffs that they are short of in any particular week, please do so via the link: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/donation-web/charity?charityId=1017786&utm_source=extbtn&utm_campaign=donatebtn.
Action for Children
This year Action for Children Sunday is on 12th July.
Free online advice for parents https://www.actionforchildren.org.uk/
Online resources from Action For Children — to support children and families. Our Coronavirus (COVID-19) – advice and support brings together a wide range of topics categorised by subject matter and by children’s ages (i.e. 0 to 5 years, 5 to 12 years and 13 years and above). We also offer free and confidential live chat with our parenting coaches.
Action for Children has launched a Coronavirus Emergency Appeal to help provide essentials to the most vulnerable families we support across the UK and those potentially affected in the future. Please go to their website to donate.
Prayer themes for July — As we continue in isolation, fearing illness even bereavement, unsure about finances and employment and sometimes unable to pray, we thank you Jesus that in our despair, you delight to creep on us. May your presence flood every corner of our lives, and of all who seek You now, bathing us with light and love and joy, despite our present circumstances. Amen.
Prayers for this week —
Please pray for all those who are unwell, for those preparing for surgery or receiving treatment and for those going through other significant life events.
We pray for Hannah Webb, Brendan, Liz McGrath, Betty Howes, Kate Walker, Kate Wilkinson, Pete Thompson, Sarah McKechnie, Margaret Rimmer, Alison Maynard.
We pray for Jan Preston and all the family following the death of John on Thursday and ask for your comfort at this time.
We pray for the family of Maureen Ryder as we prepare for her funeral on Saturday 20th June, especially her children Stephen and Caroline.
Also for the family of Phil Worsley (son of Dorothy) who has died suddenly. Rob is taking his funeral in Yorkshire on Wednesday 24th June. Please pray for his wife Maureen and children Jill, Kay and Helen.
We ask for comfort for all who are bereaved at this difficult time and for all who are socially isolated.