St Mary's Notices


Tuesday 13th February

  7.30 pm Meeting of the PCC in church

Wednesday 14th February Ash Wednesday

  9.00 am Ecumenical Morning Prayer at St Nicholas Church

  10.00 am Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes at St Mary’s Church (President: Rev’d Kathryn Jackson)

  7.30 pm Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes at St Nicholas Church (President: Rev’d Kathryn Jackson)

Saturday 17th February

  8.30 am Men’s Breakfast in St Nicholas Church Hall



1.  Lent Course 2018

This will be on the theme ‘Who is Jesus?’  There will be 5 weekly sessions and the discussion will be in an informal, conversational style.  The sessions will be at St Mary’s on Sunday afternoons in the church hall, 2.30 pm – 4.00 pm starting 18th February and at St Nicholas Church on Thursdays 7.30 pm – 9.00 pm starting 22nd February. 

2.  Our series of five Benefice Lent Lunches will be held in St Mary’s church hall on Tuesdays at 12.30 pm, starting 20th February.  We have some inspirational speakers lined up this year, beginning with Mr Bob Sansoni from Mission Aviation Fellowship, speaking on ‘Faith in Jesus’.  Full details of all the speakers are given in the February edition of ‘Talkabout’ and on posters.

3.  Is there anyone who could help with looking after our kneelers?  This could be a shared task with others.  Speak to Jane Ashby if you can help.

4.  Men’s Breakfast is on: Saturday 17th February in St Nicholas church hall.  We look forward to serving you - anytime between 8.30am until 9.00am - with a full English breakfast, or just tea and toast!  The next dates for your diaries will be on Saturdays 17th March and 21st April 2018.


NEXT SUNDAY: First Sunday of Lent

Readings:     1st Reading: Genesis 9, 8 - 17

    2nd Reading: 1 Peter 3, 18 - 22

                      Gospel: Mark 1, 9 - 15


                      8.00 am Holy Communion (Said)

                                    President: Rev’d Kathryn Jackson

                     10.15 am Eucharist for all Ages

                  President: Rev’d Kathryn Jackson

   6.30 pm Evensong