LID District Theme: “Trusting God in Difficult Times: Transforming Obstacles into Opportunities”
ALDERSGATE CIRCUIT RALLY
All are invited to share in the Circuit Aldersgate Rally to be held at the Ebenezer Church grounds on Sunday, 22nd May 2022 starting at 6:00 pm. (please note change in time) “Come, join the Celebration!”
CIRCUIT MUSIC CAMP
There will be a meeting to plan the upcoming Circuit Music Camp scheduled for Monday 11th – Saturday, 16th July 2022. The meeting will be held at Ebenezer Methodist Church on Wednesday, 1st June 2022 at 6:00 pm. Persons interested in serving on this Committee should give their names to Rev Tyrone Hunkins by Tuesday, 17 May 2022 via
Tel: 668 6001 or 662 6553; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Music Camp Registration
Persons interested in attending the Circuit Music Camp are being asked to register by Friday, 27 May 2022 at a cost of $100.00. Registration forms may be obtained from the Congregational Stewards of your congregation or from the Circuit Office as of Monday, 9 May 2022. Training is being offered in the following instruments: Keyboard, Rhythm Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drum Set, Steel Pan, Trumpet, and Saxophone. Persons may register for a maximum of three instruments. There will be a maximum of 30 Campers. Individuals and/or congregations are free to sponsor persons.
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 including:
Sis. Eugene Taylor (Immanuel) and family on the death of her daughter, Antoinette;
Sis. Louisa “Lulu” Jeffers (St. Johnston) and family on the death of a sister, Assinet:
The Thanksgiving Service for the life of the late Sis. Lorna Richards will be held on Thursday, 19 May 2022 at the Wesley Methodist Church starting at 2:00 pm.
SCRIPTURE READINGS FOR SUNDAY, 22 MAY 2022
Sixth Lord’s Day of the Resurrection
1st Reading: Acts 16:9-15
Responsive Reading: Psalm 67 (VIP 604)
2nd Reading: Revelation 21: 10, 22–22:5
The Gospel: John 5:1-9
End of the OCTAVE OF METHODIST HERITAGE
OT Reading: Isaiah 51:1-3, 7-11
Responsive Reading: Psalm 130 (MHB 59)
Epistle Reading: Ephesians 1:3-11
The Gospel: Matthew 5:13-16; 43-48
DO YOU KNOW…
That persecution has been part of the Methodist heritage in places like Nevis, Barbados, and Jamaica?
DATES TO REMEMBER
Month of Methodism
15-22 Octave of Methodist Heritage
22 Aldersgate Lord’s Day
22 6:00 pm Circuit Aldersgate Rally, Ebenezer
26 Festival of the Ascension
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 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, 15 May, is being broadcastfrom 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.
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, especially at this time as we go through the challenges of the COVID-19 Pandemic and political uncertainty;
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, Sis. Shari Greaves (Hope); 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