LID District Theme: “Trusting God in Difficult Times: Transforming Obstacles into Opportunities”
MUSICAL - “CELEBRATE THE RISEN CHRIST”
The Wesley Youths on the Go presents an evening of dance, instrumental music and singing with a featured musical entitled “Celebrate the Risen Christ” today, Sunday, 17 April 2022 at 5:00 pm at the Wesley Methodist Church. The price is only $20 for Adults and $5 for children under the age of 18. Tickets are available from the Wesley Youths and Youth Advisers and at the Christian Harmony Book Store. Come and be blessed, as we celebrate the Risen Christ.
The St. Paul’s Methodist Church will be hosting an Island-wide Bike-a-thon on Monday, 18 April 2022 starting at 7:00 am. The route starts from St. Paul’s Primary School going west and ends at the Frigate Bay Lawn. Bring your Bike!
Please note that Rev. Andrine Joseph will be on long leave, in part, from 21 April to 29 May 2022. We pray God’s blessings on her in this time of rest.
SIR PROBYN INNISS MEMORIAL METHODIST HERITAGE LECTURE
The Annual Sir Probyn Inniss Memorial Methodist Heritage Lecture will be held at the Immanuel Methodist Church on Sunday, 1 May 2022 starting at 6:00 pm. Ms. Tiffany Liburd will be the Guest Lecturer and will be presenting on the topic, “Technology, Methodism and the Gospel”. All are invited.
CONGRATULATIONS AND CELEBRATIONS
We extend birthday and anniversary wishes to all who are celebrating this week. We remind and encourage you to offer thanks to Almighty God for his goodness and mercy throughout the years of your life.
CONDOLENCES AND THANKSGIVING SERVICES
We pray that the peace of Christ will dwell with all who are mourning at this time:
The Thanksgiving Service for the life of the late Sis. Louise Kelly will be held at the Wesley Methodist Church on Wednesday, 20 April 2022 starting at 2:00 pm.
SCRIPTURE READINGS FOR SUNDAY, 24 APRIL 2022
PREACHERS LORD’S DAY
Old Testament: Jonah 3:1-4:2
Responsive Reading: Psalm 103:1-18
Epistle: Romans 10:5-17
The Gospel: Luke 4: 16-30
2nd LORD’S DAY OF THE RESURRECTION
1st Reading: Acts 5:27-32
Responsive Reading: Psalm 150 (VIP 658)
2nd Reading: Revelation 1:4-8
The Gospel: John 20:19-31
DO YOU KNOW…
That In the earliest years, “Easter” was a unified celebration combining a commemoration of the crucifixion, death, and resurrection of Jesus (from sunset on Maundy Thursday to sunset on Sunday/Easter Day) and was known as the Easter Triduum?
DATES TO REMEMBER
17 Festival of the Resurrection
24 Preachers Lord’s Day
Month of Methodism
01 MRN 9th Anniversary
01 6:00 pm Sir Probyn Inniss Memorial Methodist Heritage
01 Ordination Service for Rev. Wilmoth Hodge, Anguilla
The Circuit Office is open Monday to Friday, from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm daily and can be reached via telephone numbers 465-2346/662-2885 or email, firstname.lastname@example.org. Tithes and offerings may also be received at the office during these hours. Contributions may also be made on-line, via the Circuit website, www.skmethodist.org. The Office Staff takes the opportunity to extend to all the best for this Holy Festive Season 2022.
HARMONY CHRISTIAN BOOKSTORE
The Harmony Christian Bookstore has a wide variety of study materials and other Christian literature and is opened daily, Monday to Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or call us at 466-1215.
LISTEN TO MRN:
Kindly note that the Service today, 17 April, is being broadcast from the Wesley Methodist Church. Log on to the Methodist Radio Network - St. Kitts Circuit, available via the Circuit website, www.skmethodist.org.
Kindly note that live Services are also carried on the following platforms. Please remember to “like” the Face Book pages and/or subscribe to the You Tube channels:
St. Johnston: Face Book (St. Johnston’s Methodist Church)
Wesley: Face Book and You Tube (Wesley Methodist Church – St. Kitts);
Immanuel: Face Book and You Tube (Immanuel Methodist Church St. Kitts)
Tabernacle: Face Book (Tabernacle Methodist Church St. Kitts)
RECEIPT OF NOTICES
Please note that notices for inclusion in the weekly “Notices, Reminders and Updates” are to be submitted by Thursday at 2 pm of each week via email@example.com.
Persons who desire to have the notices sent to them via email can subscribe via the Circuit website, www.skmethodist.org. The Notices can also be accessed via the website.
PLEASE REMEMBER TO PRAY…
for our Nation, as it mourns the passing of former Premier of Nevis, Hon. Vance Amory;
For our Nation’s leaders and all its resources and plans, in thanksgiving to Almighty God for his continued protection of our people and country, especially at this time as we go through the challenges of the COVID-19 Pandemic;
for the Connexional, District and Circuit Officers, Ministers, Leaders and other members of our Church throughout the Caribbean and the Americas;
PLEASE ALSO REMEMBER IN YOUR PRAYERS…
those who are hospitalized;
those who are sick, recuperating at home or otherwise being cared for: [including, Mrs. Melissa Richardson (Teacher-Librarian, EMHMJS), Sister Viola Grant (St. Johnston) and Rev'd Rosalind Morgan of the Montserrat Circuit];
those at the Cardin Home: [including Brothers Dudley Tyson, Derrick Marsham, Burnel Browne, Sisters Humie Lawrence, Jane Hickson, Patricia Ottley, Joycelyn Woodley, Sharon Pemberton, Helen Aponte, Beverly Phillip, Evelyn Phillip, Lilian Jones, Jacqueline Browne, Mildred Browne, and Yvonne Matthew].
those in nursing homes: [including Sisters Elsie Paul, Marlene Liburd, Sheila Richardson, Cynthia Webbe, Mary Caines, Esther Jeffers, Oretha Isaac, Stephanie Lawrence and Lorraine Ottley; Brothers Calvin Taylor; Edmond Warner, and Hugo Mullix];
those receiving medical attention overseas: [including Sister Caroline Caines (KGS)];
those who are pursuing studies overseas and online;
those who are incarcerated or in juvenile centers, and their families;
those tested Covid-19 positive and those in quarantine;
those who are shut-in, those in need and those who are experiencing the harsh realities of life, but who have no experience of Christ.