18th February 2018 - First Sunday of Lent
9.30am Sung Eucharist CW
Celebrant & Preacher: The Vicar
Readings: 1 Peter 3: 18-22
Mark 1: 9-15
Organ: Wo soll ich fliehen hin – J S Bach
6.30pm Evensong BCP
Officiant & Preacher: Mrs P Hayward
Readings: Genesis 2: 15-17 & 3: 1-7
Romans 5: 12-19
Organ: Erbarm dich, meine Seele – J S Bach
7.45pm Vale Royal Strings Concert at Vale Royal Abbey
25th February 2018 - Second Sunday of Lent
9.30am All Age Worship CWDownload Bulletin
6.30pm Healing Communion BCP
Due to circumstances beyond our control, this year the Village Fair is to be held on Saturday 30th June at 12.30pm
Please remember that this is the biggest fund raising event for our church.
Please keep the day free and be prepared to offer your help.
Lent Course - On The Third Day
Our Lent course will start at 7:30pm on Wednesday 21st February in The Mews, and will alternate weekly
between The Mews and St Peter's. The topic for the 21st (at The Mews) is 'Have I got news for you!', and for the 28th (at St Peter's) is 'So what? The implications of the
resurrection.' Please join us for some or all of these informative sessions.
Cheese & Wine Party
Friday 23rd March 7pm
at the home of Frances & John Beck.
Tickets are £12.50 each and
numbers are limited to 40.
To reserve your place please sign the list at the back of church.
Village Fair Grand Raffle
Carole is looking for some new and imaginative ideas for this years
If you have any unwanted gifts or know someone who can donate a prize please speak to Carole before 11th March as the tickets will be printed soon.
‘Inspired by the Past’
It’s not too late to get tickets for tonight’s concert. See Andrew Ball or pay on the door.
Vale Royal String Orchestra
Sunday 18th February 2018
A concert in the Great Hall,
Vale Royal Abbey
For more details please see the Magazine or the website.
(school aged children £6)
The Pastoral & Fellowship Committee are once again
serving lunches during Lent
on a Tuesday at 12.30pm
commencing 20th February 2018
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
Linda Dutton on 01606 862733 or Chris Newton on 01829 760239
Mothers’ Union at St Mary’s
Tuesday 20th February at 7.30 p.m. in The Mews
John Stopford will tell us about his Chaplaincy work at St Luke’s
We know that many others will be interested so we are throwing the meeting open to everyone.
Join us if you can.
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.
All enquiries for availability and charges should be made via Margaret Baldini 01606 883279
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 email@example.com
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.