LID District Theme: “Trusting God in Difficult Times: Transforming Obstacles into Opportunities”
MCCA WOMEN COMMISSION MEETING
There will be a meeting of the MCCA Women Commission St. Kitts Circuit on Monday, 5 June, 2023 at the Wesley Methodist Church, Seaton Street, Basseterre, starting at 5:00 p.m.
Each Women's Group (with a representation of two (2) members) and any interested women members of the congregation are invited.
MCCA WOMEN'S WEEK 2023
The MCCA Women's Commission (St. Kitts Circuit) will be celebrating Women's Week 2023 with a number of activities under the theme "Woman of God: Bear Fruits That Will Last". You are invited to participate in the following activities.
On Saturday 17 June - a Health & Wellness Screening Outreach Day will be held for members of the public on the grounds of the Immanuel Methodist Church from 10 am to 4 pm. There will be free private breast exams and prostate screenings, along with HIV tests, blood sugar, and blood pressure checks.
On Monday 19 June - we will gather for a night of Singspiration at the Ebenezer Methodist Church. Hymns of the faith, Negro Spirituals and Folk songs will be rendered by the various women groups.
On Wednesday 21 June - Women's groups within the Circuit are encouraged to arrange Visits and Fellowship with their sick and shut in members.
On Sunday 25 June - MCCA Women Lord's Day Services will be conducted by Women in all Methodist Churches. All MCCA Women are specially invited to participate by wearing white, a hat or fascinator, and your MCCA vest (if you have one). A walk-up collection will be taken for women's work.
Also, on Sunday 25 June - The annual MCCAWomen Lord's Day Rally will be held at the Tabernacle Methodist Church starting at 4:00 p.m. All are asked to support and take part in this spiritually invigorating experience.
On Friday 30 June - A Trivia and Games Night will be held at the Wesley Church Hall from 6:30 pm. Join us for a night full of fun, laughter, and friendly competition in Family Feud, dominos and well-known board games.
LID DEVOTIONALS VIA WHATSAPP
This week’s Devotionals will be conducted by the Montserrat Circuit.
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, THANKSGIVING SERVICES AND EXPRESSIONS OF THANKS
We pray that the peace of Christ will dwell with all who are mourning at this time including:
The family of the late Sis. Emelda Finch (St. Johnston);
The family of the late Sis. Helen Aponté (St. Paul’s/Cardin Home);
The Thanksgiving Service for the life of the late Bro. Earl Clarke will be held on Monday, 12 June 2023 at the Newtown Playing Field starting at 2:00 pm.
ST CHRISTOPHER OUTREACH CENTER
Kindly note that volunteerism is encouraged at the Outreach Center as each Communion is rotated weekly. The Methodist Communion is responsible for the week of 5 - 9 June 2023. Persons desiring to volunteer at the Outreach Center, Irish Town Bay Road, can give their names to the Circuit Office.
SCRIPTURE READINGS FOR SUNDAY, 11 June 2023
Second Lord’s Day after Pentecost
Old Testament: Genesis 12:1-9
Responsive Reading: Psalm 33:1-12
Epistle: Romans 4:13-25
The Gospel: Matthew 9:9-13, 18-26
DO YOU KNOW
That the Festival of the Holy Trinity is one of those Church festivals which is not connected with any particular event in the life of Jesus?
DATES TO REMEMBER
04 Festival of the Holy Trinity
11 Children Lord’s Day
15 5:00 pm EMHMJS Board Meeting, Wesley Annex
17-25 MCCA Women Week of Activities
17 Circuit Women Health and Wellness Outreach Day, Immanuel
18 End of Family Month/Father’s Day
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, email@example.com. 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.
HARMONY CHRISTIAN BOOKSTORE
The Management of the Harmony Christian Bookstore is seeking volunteers. Interested persons are invited to call the Circuit Office for further details.The Harmony Christian Bookstore is open 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, 04 June, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
LID WEBSITE: www.lidmethodist.org
MCCA WEBSITE: www.mccaconference.org
PLEASE REMEMBER TO PRAY…
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;
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 including Sister Keisha Williams (Phipps);
those who are sick, recuperating at home or otherwise being cared for including Sisters Jennifer Dolphin (Immanuel), Ingrid Cabey (Wesley), Elma Williams (Ebenezer), Sisters Christine Henderson (St. Johnston), Mary Jane Dickenson (St. Paul’s), and Sharon Drew (Wesley),and Rev. Rosalind Morgan (Montserrat):
those at the Cardin Home: [including Brothers Michael Berkley, Derrick Marsham, Burnel Browne,James Taylor, Sisters Doreen Cable, Humie Lawrence, Patricia Ottley, Joycelyn Woodley, Beverly Phillip, Evelyn Phillip, Lilian Jones, Jacqueline Browne, Mildred Browne, and Yvonne Matthew].
those in nursing homes: [including Sisters Marian Browne, Persephonie Pyke, Jean Thomas, Carmen Mills-Richards, Ruth Rogers, Marlene Liburd, Cynthia Webbe, Mary Caines, Oretha Isaac, and Lorraine Ottley; Brothers Calvin Taylor; Edmond Warner, and Hugo Mullix];
those receiving medical attention overseas: [including Sis. Caroline Caines (KGS)];
those who are pursuing studies overseas and online;
those who are incarcerated or in juvenile centers, and their families;
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.