AUTUMN EVENTS @ PORTSMOUTH VINEYARD

AUTUMN EVENTS at PORTSMOUTH VINEYARD and LIFEHOUSE

Sundays in 2019 – Evening Worship Celebrations – 6pm – at The Vineyard and LifeHouse, 153-155 Albert Road (corner of Harold Road), Southsea, PO4 0JW. Our current talk series is on Paul’s letter to the Galatians. Our Worship of contemporary praise songs is led by our Worship Coordinator Ray Casson and Worship Team unless otherwise stated.

IN THE NEXT WEEK

WEDS & THURS – LifeHouse Meals
Tues 17th– Portsmouth House of Prayer (here) Vineyard 153 Albert Road – 7pm for cakes, tea and coffee, 7.30pm start. This is always a great time of worship, music, prayer and friendship between churches and people of all ages and outlooks in Portsmouth!
Sat 21st – 11am-1pm – Healing on the Streets Outreach in Palmerston Road when we set up stall in the shopping precinct and offer to pray for people there for healing or anything they like! This is done with a team of friends from other churches in Portsmouth. 10am for prayer at St Jude’s before going out on site.
Sun 22nd – Denham/Jenny, Founding Pastors speaking
Weds 25th – Church Prayer Meeting 7.30pm – praying for our country, our city and ourselves (this meeting will be every fortnight until further notice)
Sun 29th – Paul Phillips speaking (missionary family we support monthly)

OCTOBER

Sun 6th – Rev Sean Blackman speaking and leading worship. Sean will visit monthly after this.
Mon 7th – Invitation to worship and healing prayer event at St Swithun’s Church
Wed 9th – Cancer Awareness Morning at the LifeHouse – with nursing team from QA coming
Wed 9th – Rally at Portsmouth Anglican Cathedral with evangelist J John to pave way for large outreach events next April – see below.
Wed 9th – Special Sponsor’s Home Made Supper at the LifeHouse – extra meal for all our friends
Thurs 10th – World Homeless Day
Sun 13th – Shared Communion Hot Supper at Church 16.30 for 17.00 onwards before short service
Tues 15th – Special DIY/cleaning/improvements/odd jobs Day at the Vineyard – help much appreciated – light lunch provided free – 10am onwards
Tues 15th – Portsmouth House of Prayer (venue tbc) 7pm for cakes, tea and coffee, 7.30pm start. See description above.
One Sunday this month – Duncan and Becci Bell – the other missionary we support monthly – works in Cambodia with street people and the poor – will come and talk about their work.
Sat 19th – 11am-1pm – Healing on the Streets Outreach in Palmerston Road(10am for prayer at St Jude’s). See description above.
Tues 22nd – Special DIY/cleaning/improvements/odd jobs Day at the Vineyard – help much appreciated – light lunch provided free – 10am onwards
Wed 23rd – Pizza Supper at the Vineyard to celebrate the launch of the new Wednesday Life Group!
Sun 27th – Street Pastor Sunday with visit from Portsmouth Street Pastors – date to be confirmed.
Sun 27th – Start of Portsmouth Vineyard Week of Prayer – watch out for details!

NOVEMBER

Sun 3rd – Shared Communion Hot Supper at Church 16.30 for 17.00 onwards before short service
Sun 10th – Remembrance Sunday – time of silence, reflection and thanksgiving our evening service
Tues 12th – Special Sponsor’s Home Made Brunch at the LifeHouse – extra meal for all our friends
Fri 15th – Sat 16th – Annual Regional Pastors’ Retreat in Bournemouth
Weds 13th – 7.30pm – Affordable social meal out at Toby Carvery, Hungry Horse or the like
Sat 16th (date tbc) 11am-1pm – Healing on the Streets Outreach in Palmerston Road. See description above..
Tues 19th – Portsmouth House of Prayer (date and venue tbc) 7pm for cakes, tea and coffee, 7.30pm start. See description above.
Sat 23rd – Christmas Crafts Morning at the Vineyard – bring your friends and family!

DECEMBER

Sat 7th – Special Co-op Brunch at the LifeHouse – extra meal for all our friends
Sun 8th – Shared Communion Hot Supper at Church 16.30 for 17.00 onwards before short service
Sun 15th – Advent Special evening service – DIY Nativity!
Tues 17th – Portsmouth House of Prayer (date and venue tbc) 7pm for cakes, tea and coffee, 7.30pm start. See description above.
Fri 13th – Church Christmas Bring and Share Party at the Vineyard
Sun 22nd – Carols & Readings – rocky, jazzy and at times, reflective and quiet, evening service with excessive and generous refreshments!
Wed 25th – Brunch at the LifeHouse – business as usual but lots of crazy Christmas Day fun and presents too!
Thurs 26th – Supper at the LifeHouse – business as usual but lots of crazy Boxing Day fun too!

2020

Tues 28th – Thurs 30th Jan – Vineyard National Leaders’ Conference at Trent Vineyard, Nottingham – see https://2020.vineyardnlc.org/
APRIL 2020 – International Speaker, Author, Canon and sometime Comedian – J John is booked by all the churches in Portsmouth to come and present two Gospel evenings which everyone will enjoy at the Guildhall, Portsmouth.