Services

Services for the Month

26 February – 15 March

 

Wednesday 1 March – Lent 1 Preacher
8.30am Traditional Holy Communion In The Triangle Centre Rev Chris Williams
10.15am All-Age Worship  In The Triangle Centre Rev Chris Williams
6.30pm Informal Iona Holy Communion In St John’s Greatham
Sunday 8 March – Lent 2 Preacher
8:30am Traditional Holy Communion In The Triangle Centre Rev Chris Williams
10:15am Parish Communion with children’s groups  In The Triangle Centre Rev Chris Williams
6.30pm Sung Evening Prayer In the Triangle Centre Ian Lawrie
Sunday 15 March – Lent 3 Preacher
8:30am Traditional Holy Communion In The Triangle Centre Rev Chris Williams
10:15am Third Sunday followed by bring-and-share lunch In The Triangle Centre Rev Chris Williams
Sunday 22 March – Mothering Sunday Preacher
8:30am Traditional Holy Communion In the Triangle Centre Rev Chris Williams
10:15am Parish Communion with children’s groups In the Triangle Centre
Rev Chris Williams

 

Hymns next Sunday 

Hymns for 1 March – Third Sunday before Lent

Please click on the title to hear the hymn 

 Oh how good it is

Our God is a great big God

The splendour of the king

You are holy

What to expect

This is our usual monthly pattern of services, however, please look at Services for the Month for up to date information.  There is no ‘dress code’, please come as you are.

Please refer to the Services For the Month for service locations while the improvements are carried out to the church.

SUNDAY MORNINGS

EVERY SUNDAY

8.30am  Said Communion service using Book of Common Prayer:
This is a quiet service in a traditional style.

1st SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

10.15am  All-Age Service Everyone worships together in this service, which has a blend of hymns and modern worship songs accompanied by the band.  The talk is interactive; volunteers from the congregation say the prayers.  After the service, there are refreshments to which all are welcome to stay.

2nd, 4th and 5th  SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

10.15am  Parish Communion service using the Common Worship book
People can receive bread and wine or a blessing at the altar. There  are Sunday groups for children 0-10.  Children are in church for the beginning of the service then, after the first hymn, they go to their groups: There is a staffed creche room for 0-3s in church and groups for children age 4-10.  After the service, there are refreshments and all are welcome to stay.

3RD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

10.15am  ‘THIRD SUNDAY’ Baptisms often take place during this service. THIRD SUNDAY has a stronger theme and a more relaxed style. This service brings all ages together and after the service, we have a bring and share lunch.

 

SUNDAY EVENINGS

1ST SUNDAY EVENING OF THE MONTH 

6.30pm  Iona-Style Holy Communion This a peaceful service of Holy Communion.

2ND SUNDAY EVENING OF THE MONTH

6.30pm  Traditional Sung Evensong using the Book of Common Prayer: This is a reflective service with hymns, prayer, readings, and a talk.

WEEKDAYS

WEDNESDAYS

9.30am  Said Communion service using Book of Common Prayer This is a quiet service in a traditional style.

WEEKDAYS (except Thursdays)

We meet at 9am in the Lady Chapel for Morning Prayer. This is open to everyone and is a great way to start the day.

Please Note – While St Mary’s is temporarily out of the church building, Morning Prayer will not be taking place.