SUNDAY, 14th APRIL 2019 - PALM SUNDAY This is Holy Week

posted 14 Apr 2019, 23:56 by Richard Jones



9.30am   Parish Communion

               Rev David Kennedy

Tuesday, 16th April

9.30am   Holy Communion

                Rev Roland Nicholson

Maundy Thursday and Good Friday

See below, under ‘This Week’

Sunday 21st April 2019

Easter Day

6.00am  Easter Dawn Service

9.30am  Parish Communion

              Rev Roland Nicholson


Giles Tipton, Peter Ledger, Janet Hartley, Harry and Millie Clarkson, Yvonne Hebberd, Bobbie, Judith Muller, Jenifer Peagram, Elizabeth Best, Arthur Bibby, Jean Henderson and Dianne




Monday - 6.00pm to 7.00pm Office Hour in the NARTHEX

for the arrangement of Baptisms, Weddings or the discussion

of any spiritual matter.

Tuesday - 10.00am to 11.30am  Coffee Morning in the Narthex                

Maundy Thursday at 12 noon at Mellor

‘Stations of the Cross’ with Rev Roland Nicholson

                                  at 7.00pm at Balderstone

United Benefice Service with the Bishop of Blackburn

Good Friday

7.00am  The church is open for Private Prayer until …….

2.00pm ‘The Last Hour’ with Rev Roland Nicholson


Experience Easter

The children of Mellor St Mary are exploring Easter through two interactive days to be held in church during school time on Wednesday 24th and Thursday 25th April.

Parents, Grandparents and friends are warmly invited to share the experience with their children from 3-15pm onwards on both of those days.   Free refreshments available.

Giving to Missions

£50 has been donated to the Good Samaritan Primary School
in Uganda as has £658 from Oliver’s ‘Afternoon Tea’ in St Mary’s Court – all monies go to the Building of a Kitchen.   Thank you !     


May 10th at 7.30pm in the Day School – A Lancashire Night

Tickets are £10 per head, including Hot-Pot-Supper, with a veggie option, prepared by the Spread Eagle.   People will be invited to dress with a Lancashire theme.

At our Family Worship on Sunday, 19th May

our Year 3 and 4 Day School children will be performing

a short musical entitled "Resurrection Rock" which is being taught and will be conducted by Seb Roberts.

Thought for the Week

“Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!”   “Hosanna in the highest!” St Matthew 21.9


If you wish to contribute anything to the notices please send an email to John Hartley at by 12 noon on Thursday