Themes and Bible readings

This is the Circuit Preaching Plan with Themes and Bible readings which are set for each Sunday.

Date: September 20th
Occasion: 16th After Pentecost
Psalm 105
Old Testament: Exodus 16: 2-15
Letter: Philippians 1: 21-30
New Testament: Matthew 20: 1-16
Theme: Good news to the poor
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Mrs. J. Caddick
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Mrs. D. Muringi
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Mr. M. Mugiyo
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Mr. K. Machingambi
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: GCU Society
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Mr. W. Manyiwa
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Holy Communion)
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Holy Communion)

Date: September 27th
Occasion: 17th after Pentecost
Psalm 73
Old Testament: Exodus 17:1-7
Letter: Philippians 2: 1-13
New Testament: Matthew 21: 23-32
Theme: Jesus our example in all things
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. M. James (Confirmation Service, Infant Baptism)
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Rev. M. James (Confirmation Service, Infant Baptism)
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Confirmation Service, Infant Baptism)
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Confirmation Service, Infant Baptism)
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Confirmation Service, Infant Baptism)
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Manyano Circuit
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. S. Ndlovu
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: MCU Branch

Date: October 4th
Occasion: 18th After Pentecost
Psalm 19
Old Testament: Exodus 20: 1-4, 7-9. 12-20
Letter: Philippians 3: 4b-14
New Testament: Matthew 21: 33-46
Theme: God’s heart bends towards justice
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Mr. S. Chifamba
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Dr. T. Hwalima
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. M. James (Holy Communion)
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Rev. M. James (Holy Communion)
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. D. Muringi
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Circuit Young Adults
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Circuit Young Adults
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Circuit Young Adults

Date: October 11th
Occasion: 19th After Pentecost
Psalm 106
Old Testament: Exodus 32: 1-14
Letter: 1 Thessalonians 4: 1-9
New Testament: Matthew 22: 1-14
Theme: Turning our backs on God’s visitation
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Holy Communion)
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Holy Communion)
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Mrs. T. Chigwada
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Mrs. B. Ncube
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Holy Communion)
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. G. Nyamambi
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Sunday School
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Mr. M. Mugiyo
Garden park at 7.00 p.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda

Date: October 18th
Occasion: 20th After Pentecost
Psalm 99
Old Testament: Exodus 33: 12-23
Letter: 1 Thessalonians 1: 1-10
New Testament: Matthew 22: 15-22
Theme: You belong to God
Elderly.

Date: October 25th
Occasion: Last After Pentecost
Psalm 90
Old Testament: Deuteronomy 34: 1-12
Letter: 1 Thessalonians 2: 1-8
New Testament: Matthew 22: 34-46
Theme: Love of God and neighbour is supreme
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Mrs. A. Penduka
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Mr. W. Manyiwa
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Sunday School
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Mr. I. Chigwada
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Mr. I. Mpofu
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Bishop M. Ncube (Holy Communion, Confirmation Service)
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Holy Communion, Confirmation Service)
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Holy Communion, Confirmation Service)

Date: November 1st
Occasion: 8th Sunday before Christmas
Psalm 107
Old Testament: Joshua 3: 7-17
Letter: 1 Thessalonians 2: 9-13
New Testament: Matthew 23: 1- 12
Theme: Practice what you preach
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Mr. M. Mugiyo
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Mrs. E. Mpofu
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Dr. C. Tenga
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Mr. A. Mahonye
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. S. Ncube
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. S. Nkomo
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Ms. S. Sibanda