Welcome to this morning’s service. The speaker today is David Power and the service leader is Ross Power. Tea and coffee will be served in the back hall after the service.

Prayer – If you wish to pray with someone after the service Richard Little and Paul Gymer will be available.

A prayer meeting, to which everyone is invited, is held every Sunday morning from 10.00 am-10.15 am in the upstairs room. We would encourage all who are taking part in the service and youth activities to attend.

Security Rota Richard Reynolds will be responsible for locking up today and next week the group “on duty” at the family service lunch will be responsible. (Shirley’s/Ross and Bertie’s and the Friday group).

Longfields – We will be holding a service at Longfields this afternoon 4.00 – 4.30 when Terry Frost will be speaking. If you are free please come and join us. The residents really appreciate the fact that we visit them.

Magazine Rack There are new issues of the magazines from Opendoors, BarnabasAid and SGM (Lifewords).

Tuesday 7th May Don’t forget if you would like to know what happens in Chelmsford town centre on Saturday evenings when most of us are safely tucked up in bed, come along to Fullbridge at 2.15pm on Tuesday 7th May (men and women and any age group) to join with the women’s meeting to listen to David Green talking about his involvement with the “Street Pastors” in Chelmsford.

Church weekend away at Earl Stonham The church weekend away this year is from Friday 21st June until Sunday 23rd. There is a form on the notice board in the back hall. Please put your name down if you plan to be at Earl Stonham.

Alpha Course The course starts on the 8th May at 7.00pm. If you, or someone you know, would like to join the course please let Rachel or Andy know.

Film evening for Salt and Salt Plus In order to raise further funds for her trip to Guatemala, Hannah Bostock is arranging a film evening on Friday 3rd May. If you are a member of Salt or Salt Plus and would like further information have a word with Hannah.

Maldon Food Pantry –If you would like to donate to the Maldon Food Pantry there is a box in the entrance hall for your donations. The types of food required are rice, pasta, tinned food of all kinds, dried food, breakfast cereals, tea, coffee, biscuits, squash – in other words anything that is non-perishable.

“Music for All” Concert at All Saints on Saturday 1st June at 7.30pm. Tickets are £10 and are available on the door or you can book them on 01621 853238.

Home Group Philip and Anne’s group – Philip and Anne’s Ross and Bertie’s group – Mike and Jane’s Shirley’s group – see home group leader for venue. Phillipa and Jeremy’s group – Richard and Sarah’s. The Friday home group – see home group leader for venue. Special

Prayer meetings – Two special prayer meetings are planned in order pray about the plans for the church. One will be on Thursday evening 27th June and the other one 4th July. Please put these dates in your diary.

Date for your diary – The Big Knit” Saturday 15th June from 10.00-12.00 at the Baptist Church.