We’re pleased to share details here about Gold Hill family life and ministry to help you engage as you are able. We’d love to hear any feedback or thoughts from you – please do get in touch! May you know God’s blessing this week!
Don’t Settle for new Normal
(6) ‘What are you looking at?’
(The eye as the lamp of the body!)
Luke 11: 33-36
MEETING IN THE BUILDING!
Sunday 7pm gathering
Sundays 7pm in the main church, with a specific focus on ministering to and reaching an Emerging Generation: Millennials and GenZ. Sign up here.
WEDNESDAY 10.30am (Vulnerable Categories)
A gathering specifically for those in Vulnerable Categories: extra precautions in place – including more spacing between seats, and shorter meeting (45 minutes.) Click here to sign up.
JOIN US ONLINE OR DIAL-IN VIA PHONE
DIAL-IN ACCESS ON SUNDAYS
For telephone access to the Sunday morning service at 10am, see details below:
Dial: 0333 01 10 945
Room number: 84528918#
Guest PIN: 2409#
Our world – for God’s intervention for all suffering tensions through disease, war, disasters, poverty …..!
Our nation – for hearts to be open to God once again and believers inspired to share the Good News.
Church families across South Bucks – for our love for God to be rekindled and revitalise the church.
Gold Hill and Hope Church – for more people in our area to be Reached, Restored and Released.
Local initiatives (Community groups and Foodbanks) – sharing Jesus’ love and rescue in word and deed .
Gold Hill Seniors – for continuing love and stamina as the team serve their guests so faithfully.
Young families, Children & Young People (& their leaders – Natalie, Shona, volunteer teams) – for ongoing inspiration & energy – keeping/growing contact with minimal opportunity to meet!
Chalfonts Community College & other local schools: ensuring Covid-safety and support for pupils.
Students: to know God’s faithfulness in the unusual rhythm of student life this term.
Maria Bond speaking at Ickenham URC (Church Anniversary Day) on Sunday 18th October.
PRAYING WITH YOU AND FOR OUR COMMUNITY!
Could we have the privilege of praying with you or for you? Simply text or call our prayer ministry team on 07961 815388.
Let’s cover our village in prayer – simply select a road or an area and pray where you are, or perhaps try a prayer walk on the spot! Ask God to move in people and situations you know or encounter!
NEW GATHERING SPACE – ‘DEEPER AND WILDER’
Sunday afternoons: 4.00pm – 5.30pm: starting 18 October
The gathering will have a special focus on growing in our confidence and ability to hear God speak. Facilitated by a team – for anyone wishing to deepen their connection with God and adventure more wildly with him. To get more details and sign up go to goldhill.org/deeperandwilder.
BREADHOUSE and UNIQUE LIKE YOU
Wednesday – Friday 8.45am – 2.00pm; Saturday 9.00am – 2.00pm
The team in Market Place would love to see you as they are open for
coffee & cake, smoothies & milkshake.
Try your hand at pottery painting there too – (Booking required.)
DAN’S REFILL STORE – CHANGED TIMES OF OPENING!
Mondays & Tuesdays 8.30am – 4.00pm
Why not visit Dan in the pop-up shop at the Breadhouse – for eco-friendly refills of household products….and more besides! (At other times, you are welcome to leave labelled empties and your order at the cafe – for collection later or delivery (free to CSP, CSG, SG, or GX!)
CHRISTMAS SHOEBOX APPEAL: Leaflets and boxes now available to support the annual distribution of shoeboxes by Samaritan’s Purse to children in poverty throughout the globe. Boxes due back at Gold Hill by 16th November.
GOLD HILL FOOTBALL CLUB Next matches: Saturday 17 October at home vs London School of Theology – League: KO 10.30; Saturday 24 October at home vs Wymondley – League: KO 1030. (www.goldhillfc.co.uk)
CLOCKS CHANGE NEXT WEEK Sunday 25 October at 2am! Don’t forget to go back one hour!
THANK YOU FOR YOUR FOODBANK DONATIONS
By popular demand we will continue to keep a collection box in Reception for ongoing donations to the Chilterns Foodbank: we are building up relationship with a growing number of homes in the immediate area as we deliver practical help and share the love of Jesus in prayer and conversation.