I’d always kept bits and pieces of Holy Week before, dropping into church on the various days from Palm Sunday to Easter Day. But as a teacher and then a mum, the school holidays always intervened, so the week was … Continue reading
“It’s Church, Jim, but not as we know it!” Bears and Prayers is a special sort of church service. Some if it you will recognise: songs, a bible story and prayers. But some of it is a little more unusual: squeezing … Continue reading
Please make a note of the schedule of services below – the most important in the church year. I do encourage you to immerse yourselves in these powerful services in Holy Week as we enter a kind of ‘real time’, … Continue reading
A couple of weekends ago twenty five members of St Mary’s went on a very fulfilling weekend away. While Northampton might not seem to be very far, it was plenty far enough to get away from our familiar routines and to … Continue reading
In recent years, our church family has grown and is continuing to grow, particularly in the numbers of young people. Quite apart from the challenge this growth has put on space in the church itself, particularly at major festivals, it has also … Continue reading
St Mary’s Church Charity Fundraising Committee has announced a new plan to raise £7,500 for a charity in 2014. After raising nearly £47,000 over the last few years for five local, national and international charities, St Mary’s fundraising will now … Continue reading
Here is a link to our weekly notice sheet as found in church on Sunday. You can also find a copy of our weekly service sheet for the 9.30 Parish Eucharist with the weeks readings and psalm. Last weeks notices are also available.
All documents are in PDF format. (You will need Adobe Acrobat for this format).