God of love,
We thank you for the life of The Queen,
for her service to our nation,
and for her faith in you.
Be close to all of us who mourn,
that we may we find comfort and hope in your love,
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
St Helen’s Church is open between 9am-5pm
Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy the peaceful space, there will be prayer resources available and the opportunity to light a candle and write a message of condolence. These will continue to be available whilst the church is open over the coming days.
Events to commemorate the Queen at St Helen’s Church:
Civic Service on Sunday 18th September, 4pm – 5pm (please note that Kids Worship is cancelled)
Public Screening of the Queen’s Funeral on Monday 19th September, 11am
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER FOR PEACE
Wednesday September 21st at 12.30 in St Helen’s Church
This session will be led by Bishop John Gladwin. Sandwich lunch to follow.
Events and Activities this week (at St. Helen’s Church unless otherwise indicated).
Please ask if you need further details
Monday 12th September 9.00am – 11.30am Coffee in the Chancel 7.30pm – 9.15pm Bell Ringing Practice
Tuesday 13th September 9.30am – 11.30am Coffee in the Chancel
Wednesday 14th September 9.30am – 11.00am The Ark Parent-and-Toddler Group 10.30am – 11.30am Coffee in the Chancel via Zoom 4.15pm – 5.30pm Coffee in the Chancel via Zoom
Thursday 15th September 2.45pm St Helen’s Fellowship
Friday 16th September 7.00pm Choir Practice
Saturday 17th September 9.30am – 10.00am Celtic Morning Prayer 10.00am – 11.30am Coffee in the Chancel
Sunday 18th September 10.00am – 11.00am All Age Communion Service 4.00pm – 5.00pm Civic Service to Commemorate the Queen