4th December 2016 - Second Sunday of Advent
9.30am Sung Eucharist CW
Celebrant & Preacher: The Vicar
Readings: Isaiah 11: 1-10
Matthew 3: 1-12
1.00pm Holy Baptism
To be baptized: Sofia Valentina Salmon
Officiant & Preacher: The Vicar
Readings: Matthew 5: 1-10 & 14-16
11th December 2016 - Third Sunday of Advent
9.30am Morning Prayer CWDownload Bulletin
6.30pm Choral Evensong BCP
Wednesday 21st December
we will be gathering at St. Mary’s Church to sing Christmas Carols in the local roads, concluding with light refreshments. We will meet at 6.45 and sing for about an hour. If you would like us to call and sing a carol please contact Carole Sweet 01606883257 email@example.com
The following evening Thursday 22nd December we will be singing carols in the bar at The Plough.
If you would like to join either singing group please let Carole Sweet know.
By Ticket Only
Monday 16th January 2017
You are invited to the Plough Inn, Whitegate by kind permission of
Founder of Mitchell Group Car
Showrooms and Garages
Speak about his life as a Christian
within the Motor Trade
Refreshments will be kindly
provided by The Plough.
There will be a collection to
Mark’s chosen charity.
Please sign the list at the back of church & tickets will be allocated. This is a ticket only event and numbers are limited.
The Church Flower Group would be pleased to receive donations
towards the cost of the
flowers in church this Christmas.
Please speak to
‘Promise of the Messiah’
Our Advent course starts on the 14th November
and will be held in St Mary’s
led by The Vicar and others.
Other sessions will be held on
28th November, 5th December,
Don’t worry if you can’t make all of them each session stands alone.
The next men’s Breakfast will be a week earlier than normal due to the Christmas holiday on Wednesday
14th December 8.30am at
The Red Lion, Little Budworth.
If you wish to join us for
fellowship and conversation whilst enjoying a hearty breakfast please sign the list at the back of the
Please remember that for Health and Safety reasons the Mews is a ‘No Go Area’ and is Out of Bounds to non authorised
Personnel during the works.
Many thanks for your co-operation.
Recently the giving of foodstuff and toiletries to the foodbank has reduced. When you are doing your weekly shop please give a thought to those less fortunate than
ourselves and buy an extra tin or packet and bring it to church on the Sunday and place it in the basket at the back of church.
The Mews is currently closed for refurbishment.
We welcome new names of those who are ill to be added to our weekly list for prayer. This is intended for a short to medium term prayer list.
After two months names will be
transferred to the vicars long term
prayer list. You can of course request that the name goes back on the list for a further period.
Regular updates would be appreciated about the condition of those who are sick.
Please let the vicar or Linda Dutton know.
St Mary's Singers meets three times each year to perform special concerts and services. The nucleus of the group is the church choir, to which are added singers from around the area who are keen to take part but cannot make a regular, weekly commitment. All are welcome to participate. Please contact our Organist & Choirmaster Andrew Millinchip firstname.lastname@example.org
Our involvement with Whitegate Primary School has enabled us to build relationships with the young people and provide a safe environment within which they can meet and continue the friendships forged at Primary School when they move onto High School.