29th March 2015 - Palm Sunday
9.30am Sung Eucharist CW
Celebrant : The Vicar
Readings: Mark 11: 1-11
Philippians 2: 5-11
Dramatic reading of the Passion Gospel from St Matthew
Everyone is welcome to join us for coffee, conversation & friendship in the Mews following the service.
6.30pm Stainer’s Crucifixion
sung by St Mary’s choir and Singers. Directed by Andrew Millinchip.
5th April 2015 - Easter Sunday
8.00am Holy Communion BCPDownload Bulletin
9.30am Sung Eucharist CW
6.30pm Easter Songs of Praise
Tuesday during Lent at 12.30pm
in The Mews
Donations to church funds with a
suggested minimum donation of
£5 per person.
Please sign the list at the back of church indicating which or all of the
Tuesdays you wish to attend
This year’s APCM is to be on
Sunday 19th April at 10.45am.
Nominations are required for two wardens and three PCC members.
Church Electoral Roll
The Church Electoral Roll will close today until after the APCM on the
As of next week the roll will be
displayed at the back of church, please check to ensure your details are
Children’s Society Boxes
Could all boxes please be returned to church by the end of March.
Thank you Teresa Finney.
If you would like to donate towards the Easter Liles please give your donations to:
Bedding Plant Sales
During March we are taking orders for summer bedding plants. They will be cheaper than in the shops or nurseries and will be delivered to your door. Tell your family & friends. Order forms available from Carole Sweet
Please remember to return your order forms and money to Carole by 8th April.
Woodland Walk & War Time Tea
25th April 2pm from The Mews
we will be walking through Church Wood and returning to the Mews down St Mary’s Drive to see all the bluebells and spring gardens
We will then enjoy a war time tea.
There are only 40 places for this event so please sign up for this event, which is going to be most enjoyable.
Tickets £10 per person
Cantores Roborienses—The Grange School Choir.
The choir gave a wonderful concert to a very large and appreciative
audience on the 20th March. We are sure that the upcoming tour in Paris will be a great success. The retiring collection for church funds was £375. Thank you to Andrew and the choir and everyone who helped in any way.
New Carpet in St Mary’s
You will have noticed this morning that we have a new carpet. The PCC acknowledge the very generous
donation from Nancy Carter who has donated the carpet in memory of her sister Gwen Alcock
‘Stainer’s Crucifixion’ Palm Sunday 6.30pm
Plans are underway for our performance of the perennial Passiontide favourite, Stainer’s Crucifixion, on Palm Sunday March 29th at 6.30pm.
St Mary’s Singers will be performing the choral sections. Tom Cameron is to provide the accompaniment and Andrew Millinchip will conduct.
St Mary’s Singer's will be holding a workshop the previous day, Saturday March 28th, from 10.30am to 2.30pm. If you would like to take part please contact
Andrew Millinchip. All participants will need to bring their own copies of the work.
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.