St Mary's Notices


Monday 14th January

  2.00 pm Meeting of the Bible study and prayer group at 43 Wyre Mews

Tuesday 15th January

  12.30 pm Clergy Deanery Chapter – prayer in church followed by meeting in the hall.

  7.30 pm Meeting of the Pastoral Support Team in church

Wednesday 16th January

  9.00 am Ecumenical Morning Prayer at St Margaret Clitherow Church

  10.00 am Eucharist at St Mary’s (President: Rev’d Ron Smith)

Friday 18th January

  12 noon – 2.00 pm Pilgrim Course in St Mary’s church hall

Friday 18th January

  10.00 am Service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity at St Margaret Clitherow Church

Saturday 19th January

  8.30 am Men’s Breakfast in St Nicholas church hall

  3.30 pm Service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity at the Methodist Church



1.  The Pilgrim course on ‘The Creeds’ is on Friday in St Mary’s church hall and the final session will be on Friday 25th.  People are welcome to bring their own lunch and hot drinks will be provided. 

2.  The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity for 2019 runs from 18th to 25th January.  The theme is ‘Only Justice’.  Full details of all the week’s services can be found in the January edition of ‘Talkabout’.

3.  Now that we have Messy Church running successfully, we’d like to offer everyone the opportunity to get involved.  If you would like to help at the sessions, by assisting with a craft or activity or taking part in our short worship celebration, please let me know.  Helpers do not have to attend every session but will need to be DBS checked for safeguarding.  If you would like more information or would be interested in being part of this new venture, please contact me on or tel 763405. Nicola Simpson

4.  The Winter edition of ‘Stoppress’ is now circulating and makes interesting reading, updating us about what is going on in Hull. Please read and pass on or leave on the bookstall to be picked up. Thank you.  Betty Pearson.

5.  The first Men’s Breakfast of 2019 will be on Saturday 19th January 2019 in St Nicholas’ church hall.  We look forward to serving you from 8.30 am to 9.00 am with a full English breakfast or just tea and toast!  The next two dates for your diary are: Saturdays 16thFebruary & 16thMarch 2019.

6.  To celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Children's Society there will be a "Bring and Share " lunch in the church hall on Sunday Feb 3rd after the 10.15 service.  If you would like to come to the lunch and can bring something, please sign and indicate your donation on the form at the back of the church. This will be followed by the Christingle service in the church at 3.00 pm.

7.  Saturday 19th January’ Prize Bingo and Buns’ 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm (doors open 1.30 pm) St Nicholas church hall. Come and have a great afternoon.


NEXT SUNDAY: Third Sunday of Epiphany

Readings:     1st Reading: Isaiah 62, 1 - 5

                       2nd Reading: 1 Corinthians 12, 1 - 11

    Gospel: John 2, 1 - 11


                      8.00 am Holy Communion (Said)

                                    President: Rev’d Dianne Cox

   10.15 am Eucharist for all Ages

                   President: Rev’d Dianne Cox

   6.30 pm Service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity at St Nicholas                         Church, Back Lane, Wigginton