First Words

November is always a busy month.


On Monday 1st November at 7.30pm the PCC will be meeting in Church.


Wednesday 3rd Nov at 10am the Wardens & Readers will be meeting in Church.


On Saturday 6th November at 1pm there will be a wedding in Church.


On Sunday 7th November at 10am we are having our monthly All Age Celebration Service; at 12 noon we have two families coming to Church for Baptism, and at 4pm on the same day we will be holding the second Annual Memorial Service, covering funerals taken from 2020 - 2021.


The Bellringers will be holding their AGM in Church on Tuesday 9th November at 7.30pm.


On Wednesday 10th November at 7pm there is a Deanery meeting.


On Thursday 11th November, at 10.30, after the Mid-Week Eucharist, we will be holding St Mary’s Daytime Gathering.


Remembrance Sunday falls on the 14th of November. The service as usual will begin in Church at 10am and will move to the cemetery at 10.50 to gather at the Cenotaph for 11am.


We will be welcoming two year 1 classes from Mansell Primary School into Church for a visit on Tuesday 16th November at 12.45pm.


Wednesday 17th November 3pm Soul Sanctuary - an introduction to Meditation & Contemplative Prayer.


Friday 19th October 2pm wedding in Church.

On Saturday 20th November Ecclesfield in Bloom are holding a “Christmas Fayre”. See the notice sheet for more details.


On Wednesday 24th Nov we will be holding St Mary’s Evening Gathering in Church at 7.30pm.


There will be a Wedding Preparation Session for couples getting married at St Mary’s in 2022 on Saturday 27th Nov at 10am.


Finally, Sunday 28th November is Advent Sunday, and we will be holding a service of Advent Carols and Readings at 10am.


November is looking like a very full and varied month. Please pray for all of these events and for me as I minister here at St Mary’s.


God bless,