Services & Events

 

St Mary's Church welcomes Rev. Petra Elsmore

Licensing of the Rev. Petra Elsmore as Team Vicar in the Schorne Team of Parishes was held on Monday 24th September in St Mary’s Church, North Marston.  Rev. Petra Elsmore is our new part-time minister for Granborough and North Marston.

 

CHURCH SERVICES AND EVENTS

 

May 5th   - 10.00am  -  Rogation Service, Lay-Led by David Heffer, Dancers Farm St. Johns lane, North Marston

 

May 12th - 7.30am    -  THE BIG Brekkie in aid of Christian Aid (Wesley Centre)

                  9.30am    -  Family Communion, Rev. Petra Elsmore

 

May 19th - 9.30am    -  Family Service, Rev. Janet Bayly (Wesley Centre)

                  4.00pm    -  Team Confirmation Service, St Michael and All Angels Church, Waddesdon

 

May 26th - 9.30am    -  Holy Communion, Rev. Keith Edwards

 

 

X-STREAM

X-STREAM (Formerly known as Sunday School)

X-Stream meet on Sunday from 9.20am, in the Wesley Centre, in Schorne Lane, teaching young people about God and his love for all. The children then come and join in with Communion towards the end of the St Mary’s service and share with everyone what they have been doing and learning.

 

May 12th: Meet at the Wesley Centre after THE BIG BREKKIE at 9.20am.  

 

MORNING PRAYERS

You are very welcome to join Petra for prayers on Thursday mornings in the Wesley Centre at approximately 10.00

CONFIRMATION

Are you a young person or adult who would like to be confirmed? If so, please speak to Petra or Janet for more information and to register your interest.

 

THE EASTER GARDEN  

CREATED BY X-STREAM

 

FLOWER HOLY CROSS

CREATED BY NORTH MARSTON CONGRAGATION DURING THE EASTER SUNDAY SERVICE

 

 

St Mary’s Church

Churchyard Working Party

Saturday 11th May, 9.00am – 12 noon

Please join us to help tidy up our beautiful churchyard, ready for summer.

 

It would be most helpful if you could bring tools and equipment with you such as strimmers (not electric), loppers, shears, secateurs, spades, forks, trowels, and wheelbarrows.

Refreshments will be provided!

 

CHOIR PRACTICE

CHOIR PRACTICE is held at 9.00am on the first Saturday of the month, in the Church.  Details from Jennifer.

 

DONATIONS TO MILTON KEYNES FOOD BANK UPDATE

NORTH MARSTON DONATED A TOTAL OF 71 EASTER EGGS TO THE MILTON KEYNES FOOD BANK.  A BIG THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO CONTRIBUTED TO THIS GOOD CAUSE.  

 

WELCOME TEAM (A NEW INITIATIVE) 

Would you like to be part of this new team? Your role would involve coming to church a little earlier than usual to set up the communion table, meeting and greeting the members of the congregation as they arrive, and serving the communion wine. Training will be provided! It is anticipated that your turn would come round approximately once every three months.

If you are interested, or would like to know more, please speak to Aly Perrett.

May 2019 Dates for your Diary at the Wesley Centre

COFFEE MORNING

Every Friday 10.00 - 12

Coffee Morning open to all. A friendly welcome with coffee or tea, a slice of cake and cheery chat.

MONTHLY LUNCH

Wednesday 8th May

No need to book just turn up and enjoy a wholesome lunch and delicious desserts. No set charge, but donations are welcome.

MORNING PRAYERS

Thursday 10.00am

Wesley Centre

All are welcome to join Petra for prayers from Office of Morning Prayers, from the Northumbrian Community.

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING

Thursday 9th May 7.30pm

Come and have a lot of laughs as we try to learn new dances. A LOT of fun and a little exercise!

CHURCHYARD WORKING PARTY

Saturday 11th May

9.00am-12.00 noon

 

Please join us for an hour to help tidy up our beautiful churchyard ready for the summer. Tools and equipment such as strimmers (not electric) loppers, shears, secateurs, spades, forks, trowels and wheelbarrows would be helpful.

REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED!

CHILLI & QUIZ NIGHT

In aid of St Mary’s Church and the Wesley Centre

Saturday 11th May

7.00pm

Chilli served at 7.30pm

At North Marston Village Hall

Tickets only £10pp

Please bring your own drinks and money for the raffle!

Monthly

DISCUSSION GROUP

Tuesday 28th May

7.30pm

Please join Janet and David Bayly at their home for more lively discussion of current events from a Christian perspective.

 

CHOIR PRACTISE

The first Saturday of each month 9.00am in St Mary’s Church

 

THE BIG BREKKIE

Christian Aid

Sunday 12th May

7.30am – 9.00am

Wesley Centre

Big Brekkie!

 

We’ll be serving a delicious breakfast, while raising money to fight poverty, injustice and climate change.

No need to book – just turn up!

 

SING-A-LONG-A MAMA MIA II

Sunday afternoon

22nd Sept TB

Time TBD

 

POETRY EVENING

12th October

Time TBD

 

BEAUJOLAIS EVENING

30 November

Time TBD

 

 

 

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