Sunday Worship

10am Morning Worship is contemporary, relevant and fun. Children are always welcome and we run Junior Church 0+ years most weeks during term time.

6pm Evening Worship is quiet, contemplative and seasonal. We draw on the rich tapestry of Christian liturgy and worship.

Upcoming Events

SILENT AUCTION 27 September 3pm-7pm At Uplyme Church Raising Funds for new disabled toilet and baby changing facilities. The Advance Bidding Lists are up in the church, The Talbot and Uplyme Stores if you want to bid but can’t come to the auction. Extra items will be available on the day, so you can still offer carol.linsley1@googlemail.com or call 01297442358

Parish News

The latest Parish News can be downloaded as a PDF from uplyme.com.

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This Sunday – Harvest

Mark 7- 24-37This Sunday is HARVEST. We are collecting for St Petrock’s Exeter. The full list of items are on the noticeboards and on the website. Think warm clothing, boots, dog leads, sleeping bags, non-perishable food items. During this time of plenty it is important to give to those in need. All gifts can be left in the chancel. Thank you for your generosity.

Morning worship will be at 10am. The theme is Mark 7 – Jesus Reaches Out to All, with a reading of Mark 7: 24-37. Communion will be held during morning worship.

The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme, with an additional reading of Psalm 65 and music provided by the Festival Choir, starting 6pm.

Office Closed

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The office will be closed tomorrow, Thursday 25th September, and will be open again 9am Friday 26th September. Feel free to email administrator@uplymechurch.org.uk or leave a message on 01297 444499 in the meantime. For emergencies please contact the church wardens.

Silent Auction

big newsThe Silent Auction will be held this Saturday (27th September) at Uplyme Church 3-7pm. You can now see the latest list of items being auctioned HERE. Further offers of items or bids placed in advance for those unable to attend can be emailed to Carol Linsley at carol.linsley1@googlemail.com

This Sunday

feeding 5000

 

This week the theme is Mark 5-6, Jesus Feeds the hungry, with a reading of Mark 6: 30-44, Jesus Feeds the Five Thousand . The questions are:  Do you find this story hard to understand? How can we make sense of it?

Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church.

The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme, starting 6pm. Communion will be held during the evening worship.

Harvest

st petrocksOn October 5th we will be holding a Harvest Worship. This year we are collecting items for St Petrock’s Exeter, helping to feed those without a home. Donations can be left in the chancel. Thank you all for your support and sharing your gifts with those in need this harvest.

A Guide of Most Wanted Items:

Instant coffee, Sugar (white, granulated), Instant hot chocolate, Orange squash, UHT / Longlife milk (with at least 5 months’ shelf-life)

Cereals, Porridge oats

Tinned tomatoes, Tinned potatoes, Tinned vegetables, Tinned fruit, Tinned corned beef, Tinned ham

Oxo cubes, Gravy granules, Brown / tomato sauce, Pasta sauces, Curry sauces, White pepper, Plain / self-raising flour, Cooking oil, Custard powder

Rice pudding, Evaporated milk, Golden syrup, Honey, Jam, Marmite

 Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Shampoo, Shower gel, Roll-on deodorants, Disposable razors, Shaving foam, Feminine hygiene products

Washing up liquid, Scouring pads, Washing powder, Kitchen anti-bac spray, Anti-bac handwash

In addition to the above (mainly food) items they St Petrock’s would also be very grateful for:

Sleeping bags, Sturdy rucksacks, Thermos Flasks, Dog leads

Underwear, Socks, Jeans (particularly men’s jeans with smaller waist sizes), Sturdy outdoor shoes/boots (particularly men’s)

Please note: We can only accept small quantities of fresh vegetables / fruit for storage reasons and cannot accept windfall apples.

This Sunday

parablesThis week the theme is Mark 4 – Preaching in Parables, with a reading of Mark 4: 1-20, the parable of the sower . The questions are:  What kind of ‘ground’ are you? Am I? How can we increase our yield and spread the gospel? Communion will be held during the morning worship with two stations. One at the top table and the other in the bell tower.

Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church.

The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme and an additional reading of Psalm 119: 65-72, starting 6pm.

Mark Leaflet

MarkThis Sunday is our second worship in the series on Mark. There are plenty of leaflets located on the bookshelf in the main body of the church. You can now access the leaflet online. Just go to “Worship” on the website and click on the drop down box entitled “Mark Series Leaflet”, from where you can download your own copy.

Notes from the Administrator

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1. A person has reported the Worship Rota as “innappropriate” to google. I have requested a review to resolve this, however, for the time being the worship rota is unavailable online. There is a paper copy in the porch or you can contact the admin at administrator@uplymechurch.org.uk or 01297 444499.
2. The office will be closed Thursday 11th September. It will be open again on Friday 9am-1pm.

This Sunday

lord of the sabbathThis week the theme is Mark 2-3 – The Kingdom Breaks In, and Opposition Mounts, with a reading of Mark 2: 13-28 . The questions are:  Do we choose to associate only with people like us? Have we got the courage and conviction of Jesus to take risks for the kingdom?

Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church.

The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme and an additional reading of Psalm 110, starting 6pm. Agape will be during the evening worship.

 

This Sunday

baptism-symbolsWith the beginning of a new month and a new school year we are starting a new series for our worships. This series is on Mark and will run until the first Sunday of Advent (November 30th). We are mixing things up further with the talk being approximately 5 minutes, leaving a further 5 minutes for discussion on the proposed questions, which can be found on the worship rota online and in the church porch.

This week the theme is Mark 1 – The Story Begins, with a reading of Mark 1:1-15 . The questions are: Have you been baptised? Is baptism important to you? Why was Jesus baptised?

Junior Church is BACK ON! The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church in time for communion. Communion will be during the morning worship.

The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme and an additional reading of Psalm 149, starting 6pm.