Post date: Feb 5, 2017 9:07:05 AM
CHANGES TO TIMES OF UNITED BENEFICE CHURCH SERVICES
Following discussion between the Venerable Mark Ireland Archdeacon of Blackburn, the Church Wardens of Balderstone St Leonard, Samlesbury St Leonard the Less and Mellor St Mary, and in consultation with the Parochial Church Councils, a revised times of services has been agreed in preparation for the arrival of the new incumbent.
Commencing on Sunday 5th March the Parish Communion Service will take place as follows:-
Balderstone St Leonard 9.30am
Mellor St Mary 9.30am
Samlesbury St Leonard the Less 11.00am
Please note that the 8.30am Holy Communion Service at Balderstone and 6.30pm Evensong at Mellor will be discontinued from 26th February.
The Tuesday 9.30am Holy Communion Service at Mellor will
continue as normal.
The priest appointed, Rev’d Charles Jefferson, hopes to take up the post as Vicar of The United Benefice of Balderstone, Mellor & Samlesbury before the end of March.