Weekly Update - stamps

Christmas Greetings
The clergy and other members of the Leadership team wish everyone a very Happy Christmas and send you our best wishes for the New Year.
Christmas Services
Christmas Eve - 4:30pm Carols, Christingles and Nativity (Children are encouraged to come dressed as a Nativity character).
                            11:00pm Midnight Communion
Christmas Day - 10:30am Christmas Day Celebration (children of all ages are invited to bring a Christmas present to show to us all).

Please note that there are no mid-week services either in Church on on Zoom between Christmas and New Year.
Christmas Appeals
This year we will be collecting for Tearfund and Ealing Churches Winter Night Shelter. You can make donations here or in person at Church.
Bishop Lusa’s Pilgrimage
The Bishop is undertaking a pilgrimage across he Willesden Episcopal Area by walking from one church to another and praying in each church building.  On Saturday 7th January he will arrive at St Stephen’s at about 1pm.  You are invited to join him for tea/coffee and a time of informal prayer.  He would also welcome us to join in the walk (he will be coming to us from St Mary’s Hanwell leaving there at 12.20pm, and going from St Stephen’s at 1.25pm to St Peter’s Ealing. 
Street Pastors
As Bishop Pete mentioned when he spoke at the Carol Service he has recently taken over as chair of Ealing Street Pastors. They are holding a Charity Stall in the Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre central square, tomorrow, Friday 23rd December between 12pm-2pm. Why not pop along and have a chat.
Parish Prayer
These are the streets in our parish we are praying for this fortnight – please do pray for all who live there and for people to come to know Jesus
Dell Way
The Cedars
Prayer for the Week
Lord Jesus Christ,
your birth at Bethlehem
draws us to kneel in wonder at heaven touching earth:
accept our heartfelt praise
as we worship you,
our Saviour and our eternal God. Amen