Maureen Goreham RIP
The burial of Mrs Maureen Goreham, a former secretary of Shoreham PCC, will take place in St Peter & St Paul churchyard on Thursday 28th September at 3pm.
Mrs Goreham had lived for some years in Southampton, but after a funeral there in the morning, the family will bring her back to Shoreham, to be buried with her daughter Jeanette and her husband Derek's ashes.
Her daughter Michelle and the family welcome anyone to join them at the service at St Peter & St Paul, Shoreham at 3pm.
Making Miracles’ Big Knit 2023
will be held in Rochester Cathedral on Saturday 28 October 2023 in conjunction with National Baby Loss Awareness Month. The event runs from 9:00am until 12:00pm and participants are encouraged to knit or crochet squares, which will be made into blankets to be sold at fundraising events.
As refreshments will be provided, please email Sally Howells, the Chair of Making Miracles, on firstname.lastname@example.org if you hope to attend.
Please bring items for the Foodbank, to enable local people to be supported over the summer. There is a box at the back of the church for your donations.
For your prayers
This week the Diocesan Prayer calendar asks for prayer for our companion Diocese of Kondoa (inc Mpwapa) and in the world-wide Anglican Communion Cycle of Prayer we are asked to pray for the Episcopal Church of South Sudan
Please continue to pray
· for all who are ill, awaiting treatment or recovering from illness
for the victims of war, violence, manmade or natural disasters, especially for victims of the floods in Libya
for all world leaders to strive for the good and peace of all people
for families, friends and neighbours and all with whom we share our daily lives
for children and young people as they return to, or start school, college and
for God to guide each of us, guard us and keep us safe in all we do and say