NOTICES FOR SUNDAY 25th February 2018 – 2nd SUNDAY IN LENT

posted 27 Feb 2018, 03:23 by Richard Jones   [ updated 27 Feb 2018, 03:23 ]



9.30am   Parish Communion

                 Rev John Hartley

4.00pm   Messy Church in the School

                 The Vicar

Tuesday 27th February

9.30am   Holy Communion

                The Vicar



Sunday 4th March

3rd Sunday in Lent

9.30am   Parish Communion

                 Rev John Hartley

4.00pm   ‘Praise and Worship’

                 The Vicar






Giles Tipton, Eileen Ridley, Peter Ledger, Joyce Bill, Janet Hartley, Angela Addison, Margaret Riley, Shirley Squires, Len and Ros Jessop, Harry and Millie Clarkson, Father Doran, Emma Whittle, Rod Goodfellow, Yvonne Baker, Norman Conway and Yvonne Hebberd





Coffee Morning   10.00am – 11.30 am

‘Little Angels’  2.15pm in the Narthex

Home Group Meeting at the Vicarage   3.00pm – 4.30pm

     “How to read and understand the Bible”

     Details in the Parish Magazine and from the Vicar on 491464


Women’s World Day of Prayer   at Balderstone at 11.00am

An inter-denominational occasion, featuring children from Balderstone Day School.

Lunch at Mellor Brook Community Centre – cost £4.50

All proceeds go to WWDofP at home and abroad.

1.45pm Ladies are invited to join together to take a shortened form of the Service to the residents at Longworth House.

More information can be obtained from Sue Brown.


Tuesday Coffee Mornings

‘Thank you’ to all who attend, and/or bake cakes/biscuits.   Your support helps me to raise £50 each month for church funds.  Also, please continue to let me have your ‘loose change’ for the missionary work supported by St Mary’s.   Hilda Hilton

The Big Village Quiz
Thank you to all who attended the Quiz Night, helping to raise £975 for church funds.  Special thanks to Quiz Master Roland, the Scorer James, the Chefs from the Spread Eagle and all who helped in any way to ensure we had a very enjoyable evening.  Congratulations to the winning team "Universally Challenged" led by Julie Foote.


Mothers’ Union on Tuesday, 13th March at 7.30pm

Speaker: Maureen Baxter – ‘From Cabin Crew to Airline Pilot’

There is an Open Invitation to the evening.   The subject matter will be of interest to the men too in the congregation.   A warm welcome awaits everyone.


Thought for the Week

Did you know……the Lord’s Prayer has 66 words, the Ten Commandments 179 words
and the European Union Regulations on the sale of Cabbages….26,911 words !!!!


If you wish to contribute anything to the notices please send an email to John Hartley at by Thursday evening.