• Services

    22nd July 2018 - Mary Magdalene, Disciple

    This week’s flowers have been donated by Helena & Tom Crawford in memory of Pat & Gordon Roberts

    9.30am  All Age Worship CW
    Officiant & Preacher: The Vicar
    Readings: 2 Corinthians 5: 14-17
      John 20: 1-2 & 11-18

    1.00pm Holy Baptism
    To be baptized: Nevaeh Mai Dixon,
    Isla Lilly Cornes

    6.30pm  Healing Communion BCP
    Celebrant & Preacher:  The Vicar
    Readings: 2 Corinthians 5: 14-17
      John 20: 1-2 & 11-18

    29th July 2018 - Ninth Sunday after Trinity

    9.30am Sung Eucharist CW
    6.30pm Evensong BCP

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  • Notices

    Summer Lunch

    Tuesday 14th August
    12.30pm in The Mews
    Come and join friends from church and the village for a lovely lunch in an informal setting
    £10 per person payable in advance.
    Booking is essential for catering purposes.
    Please sign the list at the back of church or speak to Linda Dutton or Chris Newton.
    Numbers are strictly limited to 30

    Vineyard Tour

    Please sign the list at the back of church if you would be interested in going on a tour of a vineyard with tasting
    15th September
    10.30am to 5.30pm
    Take your own
    Please speak to Carole for further information

    Summer Holiday Club

    For primary school aged children
    Wed 25th – Fri 27th July 10am – 12 noon in The Mews
    Contact Children’s Worker Teresa Finney to book a place  
     07437 322163 / 01606 889311 or childrenswork2@gmail.com


    Village Fair—Thank You

    The Village Fair Committee would like to thank everyone for their work and support of this year’s Fair.
    The total amount raised was £5,537.41 which will be split
    between St Mary’s Church and School

    Farewell To Chris & Barbara

    Knowing how much Canon Chris
    loves Cake…
    What better way to say farewell and wish Chris & Barbara a very happy retirement?
    The wardens and PCCs of
    St Mary’s and St Peter’s
    invite you to a bring-and-share
    Afternoon Tea
    With wine and strawberries
    Saturday 28th July
    At 3.00pm
    In Whitegate School Hall
    Lists are up in both churches with
    suggestions for sandwiches and cakes.
    Please sign up to let us know you’ll be there and tell us what you can bring and share

    Men’s Breakfast

    The next men’s Breakfast will be on Wednesday
    15th August 2018 8.30am at
    The Red Lion,
    Little Budworth.
    Please sign the list at the back of the Churches.
    Please note this is the third
    Wednesday of the month, not the usual second. We will be back to normal next month



    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.

    Mews Bookings

    All enquiries for availability and charges should be made via Margaret Baldini 01606 883279

    Prayer List

    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.

Join the Choir or St Mary's Singers

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 music@stmaryswhitegate.org

Whitegate School

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.