18th March 2018 - Fifth Sunday of Lent
9.30am Sung Eucharist CW
Celebrant & Preacher: The Vicar
Readings: Jeremiah 31: 31-34
John 12: 20-33
Organ: Prelude in Gm – J S Bach
6.30pm Evensong BCP
Officiant & Preacher: The Curate
Readings: Exodus 7: 6-24
Romans 5: 12-21
Organ: Romance (Eine kleine Nachtmusik) - W A Mozart
25th March 2018 - Palm Sunday
9.30am All Age Worship CWDownload Bulletin
6.30pm St Mary’s Singers present Stainers Crucifixion.
This year’s APCM is to be on
Sunday 15th April at 10.45am.
Please consider joining the PCC. Nominations are required for three PCC members If you would like more information please speak to Linda Dutton or one of the
Church Electoral Roll
The annual revision of the Church Electoral Roll is due to take place at the APCM 15th April 2018.
Anyone who wishes to be included and is not currently listed please fill in an enrolment form available from Eileen Lees.
Completed forms MUST be
returned by 30th March when the roll will be closed until after the APCM
Please note that you need to be on the Roll to be eligible to vote at the APCM, to act as sidesmen or to be elected to the PCC.
Mothers’ Union at St Mary’s
Tuesday 20th March at 2pm
We’re planning a simple Easter craft activity, making window
Decorations. All materials
provided. Don’t forget there’s a Lent Lunch in The Mews before our meeting, so why not sign up for it, and be refreshed and ready for cutting and sticking?
If you would like to make a
donation towards the Easter Lilies please give your
donations to Pam Davies
Join us for our Lent Lunches on a Tuesday 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
Linda Dutton on 01606 862733 or Chris Newton on 01829 760239
Easter Baskets and Chicks
complete with small Easter eggs are being sold in The Mews following the morning service
for £1 each
Proceeds for Mothers’
St Mary’s Singers
Sir John Stainer
Sunday 25th March 6.30pm
With Mark Bloor—Tenor
Directed by Andrew Millinchip.
Anyone wishing to join the choir for the performance are asked to a
workshop session on the music on Saturday 24 March from 10am to 2.30pm including half an hour for lunch (bring your own packed lunch).
Please speak to Andrew Millinchip before so that he can ensure he has enough copies of the music.
Lent Course - On The Third Day
Wednesday 21st March in The Mews ‘A Risen Church’.
Please join us for these informative sessions.
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.