St Mary's Notices


Wednesday 16th May

  9.00 am Ecumenical Morning Prayer at St Nicholas

  10.00 am Eucharist at St Mary’s (President: Rev’d Kathryn Jackson)

  12 noon Baptism of Sophie Hepworth in church

  2.15 pm Meeting of the Mothers’ Union in St Mary’s church hall.  Speaker:  Sr Lynda OHP

  2.30 pm First session of ‘Learning More about The Holy Spirit’ at St Nicholas Church

Saturday 19th May

  8.30 am Men’s Breakfast at St Nicholas

  9.30 am – 11.00 am ‘Prayer Hearts’ at St Mary’s

(see notice 3 below)



1.  As part of Thy Kingdom Come and his York Deanery Mission Archbishop and Mrs Margaret Sentamu will be with us for the 10.15am service next Sunday, 20thMay. Couples married in recent years have been invited for a celebration of love and thanksgiving for marriage. All welcome. (There will be special refreshments afterwards in the hall.)

2.  ‘Learning more about …. The Holy Spirit’

We are hosting a course in St Nicholas Church, Back Lane, Wigginton, YO32 2ZH on Wednesdays 16th, 23rd, 30th May and 6th June 2018 from 2.30pm – 4pm.  For details see posters.  All are welcome. Please bring a Bible with you.  There is a sign up list in church; you do not have to come to every session. 

3.  Do you want to be a Star???  Stars on Sunday need more helpers. If you would like to help the children learn more about God (& do some colouring & sticking!) then they need you!  Due to safeguarding policies you would need to complete DBS checks.  If anyone is interested then please have a chat with Anne Howson (07890 118101).

4.  Two events which are part of the worldwide ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ event - From midday on Tuesday 15th May until midday on Saturday 19th May; Thy Kingdom Come prayer stations in

St Nicholas Church, Wigginton.

Saturday 19th May - Prayer hearts; responding to God’s love ahead of the Royal Wedding, at St Mary’s church, Haxby; 09:30 to 11:00; coffee available.

5.  The next Men’s Breakfast will be held on Saturday 19th May 2018 at St Nicholas’ Church Hall.

We look forward to serving you anytime between 8.30am and 9.00am- with a full English breakfast or just a cup of tea and toast!  Still amazing value! Please come along – all welcome!

*After the breakfast, please take the opportunity to visit four prayer stations in the main church – part of the Thy Kingdom Come event.*

The next two dates for your diary are:  Saturdays

16th June & 21stJuly.

6.  Marie Barker has contacted us to say the coffee morning to raise money for Rachel Grandey’s work raised £155.31.  She would like to say a big ‘thank you’ to all at St Mary’s for their support.

NEXT SUNDAY: Day of Pentecost


Readings:     1st Reading: Acts 2, 1 - 21

    2nd Reading: Romans 8, 22 - 27

                       Gospel: John 15, 26 – 27; 16, 4b - 15


                       8.00 am Holy Communion (Said)

                                     President: Rev’d Kathryn Jackson

                       10.15 am Eucharist for all Ages

                    President: Archbishop John Sentamu

    6.30 pm Evensong