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Join us at 10am this Sunday 

with interactive chat available.

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Following the service, make yourself a drink and join us for a Zoom gathering. The details will be shared on screen at the end of the service.


Missed us at 10am?
You can still watch the 
service
available on Facebook and YouTube from 10am on Sunday,
to view at your leisure.


CIC

In the 10am Service this week, look out for the Children in Church section which focuses on the children in our church and introduces an activity. 
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let us dream

Rachel Christophers recommends Pope Francis book Let us Dream subtitled The path to a better future which Clare Purser has read and found very useful. He urges us not to let the pain of the last year be in vain and offers realistic ways in which we can build a safer, healthier and fairer world in harmony with one another and the whole of creation.



lineage of grace

Ruth Bradshaw

recommends the books of Francine Rivers - especially  “Redeeming Love” and “Lineage of Grace” . 

“Redeeming Love” re-enacts the story of Hosea in the Old Testament, in the time of the California gold-rush.  It reveals God's patience and unconditional love so powerfully.

“Lineage of Grace” is the stories of 5 women in the Bible who are all in the lineage of Jesus, all unlikely characters chosen by God.


Ruth has these books, and other ones by Francine Rivers, if folks would like to borrow them.


E-mail details of your recommendations to the Parish Office


ANFB thanks


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A Day of Prayer & Fasting

Our next day of Prayer and Fasting will  be on Thursday 4th February. And remember we have weekly prayer session on Monday's at 7pm and Thursday's at 6pm on Zoom, so please do join us.


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“I am sending an angel ahead of you … pay attention … and listen”

Exodus 23.20-21

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HELP TO RAISE THE ROOF OF THE NEW

ST PHILIP’S CHURCH CENTRE

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Whether you wish to sign your name, draw a picture, mark a special occasion or remember a loved one, your message will be a lasting legacy within the Church’s fabric.

 
To take part, just email your message to bftf@stphilipsandstjames.org or post it to the Parish Office, St Philip's Church Centre, Manor Road, Dorridge, Solihull, West Midlands, B93 8DX .

 

Your message, maximum of 15 words, will be transcribed onto a tile and an email picture will be sent to you. 

 

Your participation is a great way for you to support the cost of the roof and donations are greatly appreciated.  A minimum donation of £15 per tile is suggested.

 

Payments may be made by cheque, payable to PCC St Philips Dorridge or by bank transfer, Sort code 40 19 34 Account number 01037846. Please use your name as ref. and PCC St Philips Dorridge if the phone bank requests a ref. during a transfer payment.

 

Thank you.


Do you shop online

If you are making any online purchases, please consider signing up to the two schemes we have which raise money for the St Philip's Building Project at no cost to you.


The building project is registered on both amazon.smile and on easyfundraising.


All you need to do is click on the logo's below and follow the instructions to create an account. Then anytime you spend money online and go through amazon.smile or easyfundraising, funds are raised for the building project.

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ANFB

Please remember, financial donations can be made to ANFB through the Donate Here button below. Any money received can then be spent on the items most desperately needed at this time.

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Watch the latest progress being made on site as the new St Philip's Church Centre emerges.



As we enter another period of lockdown, remember the Daily Hope line is available

DH


Prayer List & more

To use during your time in prayer, the Prayer booklet has all the details of 

Those in need of healing

The contemplative word

Pray for those we support as a church

Our prayer for growth & more

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Church of England Birmingham Praying Together


                     CofEB Praying Together is now available online.


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JACS

Are you job Hunting? 

If you would like support and advice on CVs and interview techniques in an informal and friendly atmosphere, then come to JACS.  It is also a great opportunity to meet and talk with others in similar circumstances.

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Keep up to date with all the news on the St Philip's Building Project

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BFTF website

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                              Parish Office Contact

With the spread of the Coronavirus continuing, we have taken the decision to close the Parish Office. As a team we can work remotely and can be contacted when you need us.

The easiest way to make contact is via email. If you can send an email and we can respond quickly and easily: parish.office@stphilipsandstjames.org 

If you cannot email, continue to use the existing telephone number:

01564 775652

For now, when prompted, please leave a message. The messages will be monitored and we will call you back. We are working to have the phone line diverted to a mobile phone in the next few days.

Keep up to date with the latest news and resources by visiting the website: www.stphilipsandstjames.org

If you have a favourite podcast, book, app or website you use that we can share with everyone, please email details and they can be added to the resources available.

Please look after yourselves, stay home, stay safe and continue to pray.


Duncan, Ruth & Richard