Solomon’s Temple

Baptism Preparation
Many people like to bring their children for a service at the beginning of their lives. For some this is a baptism, for others a thanksgiving. We hold monthly preparation sessions for all those interested. Our next session will be today 4.30-5.30pm in Lutterworth Church

A New Small Group
A new small group is just starting at Rosemary and Martin Lowden’s house. There are places available if you would like to join them at 7.30pm on Tuesday 14th October. Call Rosemary on 01455 550813.

Mothers’ Union
Tuesday 14th October
Please note the change of venue from Hazeland Court to St Mary’s House. Still at 2.00pm.

Bereavement Lunch
Wednesday| 15th October at 12noon| St Mary’s Lutterworth
Have you found yourself on your own in the last 12 months? If so, please come along to this lunch in Lutterworth Church and meet others in a similar position. We share friendship over a meal followed by a short time of mutual support. Please contact Mollie Toye on 01455 552084 for more details.

Service to Remember
Sunday | 26th October at 4.30pm | St Mary’s Lutterworth
A gentle and reflective service when we can remember our lost loved ones. All are welcome. Light refreshments afterwards.

Bereavement Training
Saturday | 1st November 9.30am-4.30pm | St. Mary’s Lutterworth
This professional training session is open to all. Cost will be £10 per person. Please contact Mollie Toye on 01455 552084 for more details.

Church Weekend Away
29th to 31st May 2015 | Lindors Country House | Gloucestershire
At the back of your Church you will find a booking form and information on the room options for Lindors Country House in the Wye Valley. If you have any questions about the weekend please speak to Rosemary or Dawn. Please be aware that bookings need to be received by the Church Office no later than Friday 31st October.

Christmas Shoebox Appeal
We are again taking part in the Link to Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal for poor families in Eastern Europe. It would be wonderful if as many people as possible could take part this year. It can be fun to see how many items you can fit into the shoebox! Leaflets with full details are available at the back of all three churches. You can fill a box for a family or for an elderly person. Please bring completed boxes back to church by Sunday 2nd November at the latest, so that they can be collected and dispatched in time for Christmas. If you have any queries please contact John and Pam Maxey on 01455 552869.

Remembrance Sunday Service
Sunday 9th November at 10.45am | St Mary’s, Lutterworth
As ever it would be great for the singing in this special service to be led by our wonderful choir. This is open to anyone who sings and would like to come along. We will be holding a practice in Lutterworth Church on Wednesday 5th November from 7pm to 8.30pm. If you would like more details please contact Dawn tel. 07531 841826.

Charities and Voluntary Action in Lutterworth Open Day
Saturday 8th November | Wycliffe Memorial Methodist Church
Drop in between 10.00am and 4.00pm to find out more about local charities and voluntary groups, how they could help you and opportunities for volunteering.

Is God Anti-Gay?
Wednesday | 12th November 8pm to 9.30pm | Knighton Evangelical Church, Leicester
Sam Alberry will be speaking on the highly topical, and pastorally sensitive subject of human sexuality. There is no charge for this event. Call the Church Office if you are interested.

Lutterworth Choral Society
Saturday 15th November 7.30pm | Lutterworth Church
Nevermore a concert to commemorate the 100th anniversary of WW1. The concert will include Fauré’s Requiem and The Armed Man Mass for Peace by Karl Jenkins. There will also be a charity Carol Concert with the Lutterworth Town Band on Sunday 14th Dec at 6.30 in Lutterworth Church.

Benefice Directory
We are in the process of creating a directory. If you would like to be included please complete a form which is available in our three churches and return it by Sunday 19th October. If you have any questions speak to Ruth in the Church Office tel 01455 558797

Foodbank Distribution
Tuesday | 1pm | St Mary’s, Lutterworth
Friday | 10am | St Mary’s, Lutterworth

The Lutterworth and Villages foodbank is open on Tuesday and Friday each week and provides emergency food and support to local people in crisis. For further information contact the Church Office – 01455 558797. If you would like to contribute to the Foodbank, especially needed at the moment are: instant mashed potatoes, fruit juice, uht milk, sponge puddings, savoury and 500g packets of sugar.