Morning Worship

3rd December, 2023 at 10:30am

Theme: Keep Looking


This morning’s service is led by

John Ponsford

                                             *Good morning church; We are ‘Walking the Way, Living the life of Jesus today’.

 Welcome and Introductory words

* Before the service – Speak to God

*During the Service – Let God Speak to you.

* After The Service – Speak to one another.

If you are new to East Croydon United Reformed Church, please sign the Visitors Book which is on the table at the back of the church. A hearing aid is available in all areas of the church.

Order of Service

  • Welcome and Introductory words 
  • Call to Worship
  • Hymn RS 141  Make way, make way
  • Prayers of approach and confession
  • The Lord’s Prayer
  • Talk and giving of gifts
  • Hymn 135  Joy to the world
  • Fellowship News & Notices
  • The First Bible Reading:1 Corinthians 1: 3-9
  • REFLECTION ‘What is Your Choice?’
  • Hymn – Hope of the world’s despair (Hymn of Peace) Tune – RS 207 My song is love unknown
  • Prayer of Intercession
  • Hymn – RS 620
  • The Kohima Epitaph
  • National Anthem
  • Blessing


Church Contacts

Lectionary Readings for next Sunday 15th November 2020

Genesis 12: 1-4a: Psalm 121

Proverbs 8:1-4; Psalm 8;

Romans 5:1-5; John 16:12-15.

Preacher: Revd Derrick Sena Dzandu-Hedidor.


Creche: Will operate when required

*To undertake on Sundays and during church gatherings: Stewarding – Welcoming, ushering and giving out Service sheets; Bible reading; Preparing and serving refreshments; Flower distribution; Washing-up of Communion cups after the celebration; Leading prayers is optional. Please note: All tea, coffee, sugar and biscuits are provided but a member of the Group should bring the milk and cakes and some tea-towels.

*To check on each other during the week and inform the Minister and Pastoral Helper/Elder of any news and concerns. Thank you.


– Juliana & Patrick Afful – Rosemary, Charles, Aku-Sheka & Alyssia Allotey

– Juliana & Patrick Afful – Rosemary, Charles, Aku-Sheka & Alyssia Allotey

– Fred & Juliana Attram – Florence Amankwaa-Tawiah

– Ama Fosua Danso – Janet Amponsah-Mensah