St Nicholas' Pew Sheet

Pew Sheet for St Nicholas' Church Wigginton for Sunday 18th March 2018

This page will next be updated on Saturday 24th March

SUNDAY 18th March (Passion Sunday - The Fifth Sunday of Lent)

9.30 a.m.  Morning Worship (Leader: Ian Evans) followed by coffee

11.15 a.m. Holy Communion - Traditional (Celebrant: The Ven Chris Hawthorn)

12.45 p.m.  Holy Baptism

Monday 19th

9.00 a.m.  Morning Prayer

Tuesday 20th

10.00 a.m.  Tots and Toddlers

12.30 p.m.  Lent Lunch at St Mary's Haxby

8.00 p.m.  'Mustard Seeds' (see notice below)

Wednesday 21st

9.00 a.m.   Ecumenical Morning Prayer at St Margaret Clitherow Church

7.45 p.m.  Singing Practice in church

Thursday 22nd March

8.45 a.m.  Morning Prayer

10.30 a.m.  Holy Communion  (Celebrant: The Revd Kathryn Jackson) followed by coffee

7.30 p.m.  Lent Course 'Who is Jesus?'  (Session 5, final session)

SUNDAY 25th March (Palm Sunday) (Holy Week begins)  British Summer Time begins (clocks go forward)

9.30 a.m.  Sung Eucharist (Celebrant: The Revd Kathryn Jackson) followed by coffee

11.15 a.m. Holy Communion - Traditional (Celebrant: The Revd Kathryn Jackson)


Monday 26th March  7.30 p.m.  Evening Worship at St. Nicholas' Church Wigginton

Tuesday 27th March  7.30 p.m.  Evening Worship at St. Mary's Church Haxby

Wednesday 28th March  7.30 p.m.  'Reflections' at St Nicholas' Church Wigginton

Thursday 29th March  Maundy Thursday

10.30 a.m.  Holy Communion at St. Nicholas' Church Wigginton

 7.30 p.m.  Sung Eucharist at St. Mary's Church Haxby

Friday 30th March  Good Friday

a.m.  Churches Together Good Friday Act of Witness at St. Mary's Church Haxby

1.00 p.m.  Liturgy of the Passion at St. Nicholas' Church Wigginton

2.00 p.m.  Devotional Service at St. Nicholas' Church Wigginton

Saturday 31st March  Easter Eve

7.30 p.m.  Easter Vigil at St. Mary's Church Haxby


Usual Sunday Services at each church


Lent Course 2018

The fifth and final session of this course will be held at St. Nicholas Church on Thursday 22nd March at 7.30 p.m. in church, and at St. Mary's Haxby on Sunday 25th March at 2.30 p.m. in the Church Hall.

Our series of five Benefice Lent Lunches

The final lunch this year will be in St Mary’s church hall on Tuesday at 12.30 pm,

The topics and speaker this week is:  'The Quiet Jesus'  by The Revd Dr Sue Nightingale (Chair, The Quiet Garden Trust)

‘Live Lent: Let your light shine’: 2018 six-week discipleship journey

Sign up via the Church of England website if you would like to follow this course by receiving the daily reflections by SMS text or e-mail.

Good Friday

We hope to drum up plenty of interest in the Churches Together Good Friday Act of Witness, as it is such an important piece of our outreach.  We are looking for cast members and helpers.  Offers to Nigel Benson; Rob Calvert or Ian Evans.  There is a meeting at 7.30 p.m. on Tuesday.

Mustard Seeds

The next meeting of Mustard Seeds is on Tuesday 20th March at 8.00 p.m., at 27 Moor Lane.   Everyone welcome.   Topic for discussion: Euthanasia.

Singing Practice

There will be a singing practice for Holy Week/Easter on Wednesday 21st March at 7.45 p.m. in Wigginton Church.   We may also be looking at some new hymns; anyone is welcome to come along and sing with us - no special 'music reading' ability required - just come and join in! 

Church Flowers for Easter

If anyone would like to make a donation towards the cost of flowers in church for Easter, please could you give it to Jean Barker. Thank you.

Electoral Roll

Notice is hereby given that the Church Electoral Roll will be revised beginning on Sunday 11th March 2018 and ending on Sunday 25th March 2018.   If you are not at present on the Electoral Roll and would like to be, or if you have any changes to your address/phone etc please see Alison Tant-Brown.   Forms are available on the notice board.

Messy Church

This is a form of church designed especially for families.   We are hoping to run Messy Church this coming Autumn, and to do this we need your support.   If you would like to learn more, or would like to help in some way, we are holding an information session on Saturday 28th April from 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. at St. Nicholas Church.   Please contact Nicola Simpson or the Rector for more infomation























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