CONTACT US

St Michael and All Angels

150 Commissioner St, (cnr Plein St) Boksburg

St Gabriel's

44, 6th St, Boksburg North St Raphael's

Intersection of Lotus and Korhaan Sts, Sunward Park

RECTOR

The Rev'd Fr Simon Aiken

Rectory 087-822-1045 E-mail rector@anglicanboksburg.org.za

DEACON

The Rev'd Deacon Barbara Morrison 083-242-1849

PARISH WARDENS

Khaya Mnyandu 082-922-1979 Andrew Vito 072-843-8947 Alternate Warden:

Mark Holland 083-616-1980

PARISH SECRETARY Debbie West-Mace

Office number 087 -822-1045

Offce hours

Monday CLOSED

Tues- Friday 8.30-12.30 Fax 086-551-5973

E-mail info@anglicanboksburg.org.za Website www.anglicanboksburg.org.za FaceBook BoksburgAnglicans

Postal Address PO Box 17991, Sunward1470Park,

BANKING DETAILS ANGLICAN PARISH BOKSBURG STANDARD BANK ACCOUNT # 020 746 199 BRANCH CODE 011 842

ASSISTING CLERGY

The Rev'd Fr Tony Gathercole non-stipendiary The Rev'd Fr David Manamela non-stipendiary The Rev'd Fr Atholl Selkirk retired

24 HOUR PRAYER CHAIN Theresa Venter 060 825 8641

CARE TEAM

c/o Theresa Venter 060 825 8641

COUNSELLORS (Siyalalela licensed) Deacon Barbara 083-242-1849 Margaret Anderson 082-461-4764 Anne MacKay 082-884-1473 Linda Selkirk 082-377-9422 Gwen Sibanyoni 083-755-5595



THE ANGLICAN PARISH OF BOKSBURG

St Michael & All Angels St Gabriel St Raphael 'Serving God and serving one another ' A Parish of the Diocese of the Highveld Anglican Church of Southern Africa

SUNDAY 1st MARCH 2020 FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT

SUNDAY MORNING MASS TODAY 7am at St Gabriel's Fr Tony 8.30am at St Raphael's* Fr Atholl 9am at St Michael & All Angels* Fr Tony *with youth Worship

Collect

Heavenly Father,

your Son battled with the powers of darkness, and grew closer to you in the desert: help us to use these days to grow in wisdom and prayer that we may witness to your saving love in Jesus Christ our Lord. AMEN

FIRST READING: Genesis 2:15-17,3:1-7 PSALM: Psalm 32 p 640 SECOND READING: Romans 5:12-19 GOSPEL: Matthew 14:1-11

Eucharistic ministers:

7am Thabo Mabeta

8.30am Toni Iglauer and Vusi Ndhlovu 9am Theresa Venter and Margaux Jansen

HYMNS 7am 8.30am 9am

Mass setting: Addington Introit: AP 185 O God you search me AP 185 Gradual: EH 73 Forty days and forty AMR 92 Offertory: EH 246 Lead us heavenly AMR 311 Peace:

Communion: EH 387 Father in heaven AMR 164 Final: EH 484 Take up thy cross AMR 333

Evening Prayer/ Guild of St Luke

6pm at St Michael's Fr Tony Psalm: 119:1-16 1st Reading: Jeremiah 18:1-11 Margaret 2nd Reading: St Luke 18:9-14 Anderson

Lent is the season not only of abstinence but of growth, especially towards the sacraments of Baptism and Confrmation. Applications

for Baptism (on Sunday 12th April) should be returned by 8th March LATEST.

Application forms and details of sessions for preparation for Confirmation (7th June) will be available from 1st March.

Please pray for all who are growing in this way in their spiritual life-journey. Fr Simon



DIARY AND NOTICES THIS WEEK

READINGS FOR THE WEEKDAY MASS Psalm: 50:1-15 Deuteronomy 6:4-9,16-25 St Luke 15:1-11

Sun 1 6pm Guild of St Luke St Michael's Mon 2 8.15am Morning Prayer St Michael's 7pm Finance Vestry Tues 3 8.15am Morning Prayer St Michael's 9.00am Mass Alan Woodrow 6pm Stations of the Cross St Michael's Wed 4 6pm Mass St Gabriel's

followed by discussions

Thu 58.35amMorning PrayerSt Michael's 9amMassSt Michael's Guild of St Luke Fri 68.15amMorning Prayer St Michael's

NEXT WEEK

SUN 8 SECOND SUNDAY of LENT Gen 12:1-4a; 3: 1-7 Ps 121 Rom 4:1-5,13-17 St John 3:1-17 7&9am Fr Simon 8.30am Fr David

Sun 8 12.pm Vestry St Michael's 6pm Evening Prayer St Michael's Mon 9 8.15am Morning Prayer St Michael's Tues 10 8.15am Morning Prayer St Michael's 9.00am Mass Cosmos 6pm Stations of the Cross St Michael's Wed 11 6pm Mass St Gabriel's

followed by discussions

Thu 12 8.35am Morning Prayer St Michael's 9am Mass St Michael's Fri 13 8.15am Morning Prayer St Michael's

COMING EVENTS

Mon 2 19.00 Finance Vestry St Michael's Sun 8 12.00 Vestry St Michael's LENTEN DISCIPLINE

Lent is so often seen as a negative time of 'giving something up', but it is better seen as a time of growing by taking something extra on. Consider coming to an extra midweek Mass, discussion group, or Stations of the Cross to help you grow through Lent towards Easter.

Fr Simon VACANCY (one halfday per week)

The Rector and Wardens would welcome interest from suitably experienced individuals for the position of Parish Bookkeeper. Knowledge of PASTEL, internet banking, bank rec and monthly and year end reporting necessary.

Please contact Fr Simon through the Offce.

ANGEL SWEEP WINNERS - January Draw 3rd place no 56 - Audrey Fihla - R50.00 2nd Place no 41 - Nolene Billings - R100.00 1st Place no 89 - Anthony Smith - R150.00 Congratulations. Please make sure you are paid up to the current month to be eligible for the next draw, which will take place at St Michael's

FOR YOUR PRAYERS

BIRTHDAYS AND ANNIVERSARIES OMIITTED LAST WEEK

W26 Michael & Dcn Barbara Morrison S29 Dinaane Ramaphakela S01 Maurice Hammond M02 Julie Jansen, Dante Thomas

Tracey Watridge, Jack & Phyllis Beling T03 Thami & Ndumi Mabece

W04 Godfrey Toriro, Michael Richean,

Gavin & Maurisa Olsen

T05 Poppy Khumalo, Minky Mnsis,

Mashigo & Julia Maupa, Clifford & Ursulsa Van Leyveld F06 Tanatswa Masiiwa, Reflwe Pato,

Vanessa Wilson

S07 Elaine Cooper (85), Caroline Davids, Tamara Main, Siviwe Mioseli, Kwezi Sikwebu S08 Mandla & Dineo Ndwandwe

Thanksgiving: Carol Trotter, New: Roy Cassell

Sick and in Need: Val Dewing, John Muirhead, Delon Smith, Stella, Divan B, Daniel Hauser, Megan Lovell, Noah, Helen Oosthuizen, Mala Poowa, Aldis Reikstins, John Sayer, Bridgit Simpson, Siobhan, Alta Taute, Sinjhan Unila, Vicky B, Katerina Ververis, Recuperating: Anne MacKay, Dcn Barbara, Fr Atholl, Eleanor Douglas-Haw RECENTLY DEPARTED:

Brenda Richean, (Michael Richean and family) Colleen Kumm(Lyn Howard)

Aldis Riekstins (Alma Riekstins) YEAR'S MIND S29 S01 M02 Dorothy Morris (Janice Lyttle) T03 W04 T05 Olive Henrico, Pip Tapinos,

Irene Kumm (Lynette Howard)

F06 Phyllis Kirkpatrick, David Moore,

Margaret Webb (Anne MacKay),

Ellen Sibanyoni (Gwen Sibanyoni)

S07 David Tyne (Wendy Hall, Tamara Main),

Wayne Buttler (Theresa Develing)

S08 Dcn Bob Marais, Gordon Hooker (Val Dewing) Ian Whitbread (Jeanine Whitbread) FROM THE GUILD;

(For special prayers at the Weekday Masses.) WEEK 1 : 1st - 7th March

Cancer: Charmonique, Miguel Abrahams, Lindsay Bold, Andrew Geils, Jenny Hessel, Frans Mans, Louise Marais, Kenneth McPhail, Catherine Medina, Jeandre Naude, Freija Nerinckx, Melvin Nortje, Aldis Riekstin, Thato Setlale, Karen Theunissen, Ruan Vunderink, Jenny Wallach, Carol Wernigg

NOTES AND NEWS ON PRAYERS:

Bridgit Simpson Still in pain and Drs are baffed and cannot fnd the cause. Roy Cassell (Danny Cassell) has cancer. Delon Smith - op on 25/2 to close bowels went well and Drs are happy. Delon is also moving both his feet.