7th February 2016 - Sunday next before Lent
9.30am Sung Eucharist CW
Celebrant and Preacher: The Vicar
Readings: 2 Corinthians 3: 12-4: 2
Luke 9: 28-36
Everyone is welcome to join us for coffee, conversation and friendship in the Mews following the service.
6.30pm Evensong BCP
Officiant and Preacher: Dr John Stopford
Readings: Exodus 3: 1-6
John 12: 27-36a
Organ: Toccata in C—J S Bach
14th February 2016 - First Sunday of Lent
8.00am Holy Communion BCPDownload Bulletin
9.30am Morning Prayer CW
6.30pm Choral Evensong BCP
The Pastoral Committee are once again serving lunches during Lent
on a Tuesday at 12.30pm
commencing 16th February 2015
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
Do something positive for Lent
This year's Lent Group is based on the theme of 'Migration and
Movement'. The first session is on Wednesday 17th February, starting at 7:30pm in the Mews. The theme for the session is 'Nowhere to lay his head'. All are welcome.
Are you willing to hold a small scale fundraising event in your home this year? For example a coffee morning, a book exchange, cheese and wine, cocktail party or a ‘bring & buy’ including preserves and jams. This can be at a time and date to suit you. We would help you to do the preparation and tidy up. Please let me know if you have any ideas. Carole Sweet
St Mary’s Mothers’ Union
Tuesday 16th February
7.30pm in The Mews.
As always, all are welcome.
Join us to find out more about our programme for 2016
Sponsored Fun Event
Saturday 12th March 10am-1pm
If you like walking, running or
cycling this is the day for you!
Come and join Canon Chris
Humphries along the planned route, sign up a few sponsors and raise some funds for the future work of the church.
The day will start at 10am in The Mews for registration. We will end by 1pm when hot drinks and
sandwiches will be available in The Mews.
Volunteers will also be needed to man water stations and marshals.
Sponsorship forms are available from the social committee.
The next men’s Breakfast will be on Wednesday
17th February 8.30am at
The Red Lion, Little Budworth.
To help with catering please sign the list at the back of the churches or speak to Alan
Newton or John Stopford
As regular supporters of the Mid-Cheshire Foodbank we have been asked if we would like to put
forward a Trustee or a Member.
The Trustees meet most months in Northwich at the home of
Jo Rafferty whilst the members meet quarterly.
If you are able to give of your time to help this important work in the community please speak to the
To book the Mews please contact Margaret Baldini
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.