Diary for April 2019

April 2019  diary for the Tyndale Benefice serving St. Mary’s, Wotton; St. Martin’s, North Nibley; St. Kenelm’s, Alderley and the Chapel of Ease at Tresham.

Monday 1st April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Little Church at St. Mary’s – activities and crafts for under-fives and carers beginning in Church then moving to the Parish Room – The Easter Story
10.00am          Holy Communion at Perry and Dawes
  2.00 – 4.00pm St. Mary’s Games Group in the Parish Room
  7.30pm          LMT in Parish Room

Tuesday 2nd April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  7.30pm          Alderley and Tresham Annual Parochial Church Meeting at The Chapel of Ease, Tresham

Wednesday 3rd April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  2.15pm          Mothers’ Union meeting in the Parish Room – Geoff Hill “Re-ordering the future”
  7.30pm          Lent Lecture at The Baptist Church – Discipleship in Retirement – Peter Hill

Thursday 4th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s

Friday 5th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
10.45am          Blue Coat School Easter Service at St. Mary’s
12.00pm          Lent Lunch in Parish Room in aid of “Send a Cow”

Saturday 6th April
9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  2.00pm          Baptism of Benjamin Barker at St. Mary’s

Sunday 7th April – 5th Sunday of Lent
  8.00am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Parish Eucharist at St. Martin’s
10.15am          Parish Eucharist at St. Mary’s
11.00am          Holy Communion at the Chapel of Ease, Tresham
  6.00pm          Stainers “Crucifixtion” at St. Mary’s

Monday 8th April
    9.00am        Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  10.00am        Little Church at St. Mary’s – activities and crafts for under-fives & carers – Parish Room
  10.00am        Morning Prayer at Perry and Dawes
2.00 – 4.00pm St. Mary’s Games Group in the Parish Room

Tuesday 9th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s

Wednesday 10th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  7.30pm          Lent Lecture at Baptist Church – Personal Discipleship – Revd Phil Summers
  7.30pm          Wotton PCC Finance Committee Meeting in Parish Room

Thursday 11th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s

Friday 12th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
12.00pm          Lent Lunch in Parish Room in aid of St. Mary’s Re-ordering Project

Saturday 13th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Messy Church – Always with Us

Sunday 14th April – Palm Sunday
  8.00am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  8.00am          Holy Communion at St. Martin’s
  9.30am          Family Service at St. Martin’s
10.15am          Parish Eucharist with Dramatic Reading of the Gospel at St. Mary’s
  1.30pm          Baptism of Athena Vincent at St. Mary’s
  6.00pm          Evensong at St. Mary’s

Monday 15th April – Holy Monday
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
10.00am          Little Church at St. Mary’s – activities and crafts for under-fives & carers – Parish Room
10.00am          Morning Prayer at Perry and Dawes
  7.00pm          Stations of the Cross – St. Mary’s

Tuesday 16th April – Holy Tuesday
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.00pm          Compline at St. Mary’s

Wednesday 17th April – Holy Wednesday
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s (Mothers’ Union Corporate Communion)
  7.45pm          Mothers’ Union meeting in the Parish Room – Kat Gibson “As the Sparrow Flies”
  9.00pm          Compline at St. Mary’s

Thursday 18th April – Maundy Thursday
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  7.30pm          Holy Communion of the Last Supper at St. Mary’s

Friday 19th April – Good Friday
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Walk of Witness from Oliver Memorial Chapel, through Wotton to St. Mary’s. Hot cross buns will be served after the service
10.00am          Journey to Calvery. North Nibley Chapel to Church
12pm – 3pm    At the foot of the Cross – readings and reflections at St. Mary’s
2pm – 3pm      At the foot of the Cross – reflections at St. Martin’s
   7.00pm         Oriana Singers at St. Martin’s

Saturday 20th April – Easter Eve
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
11.00am          Palm Sunday to Easter at St. Nicholas, Ozleworth
  8.00pm          Ceremony of the Easter Fire at St. Mary’s

Sunday 21st April – Easter Sunday
6am for 6.30am Dawn Service (CtiNN) at Nibley Monument
  7.30am          Dawn Service (CtiW) on Coombe Hill followed by breakfast at Holy Cross Church
  8.00am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Parish Eucharist for Easter Day at St. Martin’s
10.15am          Family Communion for Easter Day at St. Mary’s
11.00am          Family Communion for Easter Day at St. Kenelm’s
11.00am          Family Communion for Easter Day at The Chapel of Ease, Tresham 
6.00 pm        Easter Carols at St. Mary’s
  6.00pm          Easter Service for Easter Evening at St. Martin’s

Monday 22nd April – Easter Monday
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
No Little Church
10.00am          Morning Prayer at Perry and Dawes
No Games Group

Tuesday 23rd April – St. George’s Day
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s

Wednesday 24th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  7.30pm          Wotton under Edge APCM in Parish Room

Thursday 25th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s

Friday 26th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  1.00pm          Wedding of Tom Foxwell & Laura Wilson at St. Mary’s

Saturday 27th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
10.00am          Messy Church Training Day with Lucy Moore
  7.30pm          Wotton Arts Festival Concert with Robin Biggwood on Harpsicord at St. Mary’s

Sunday 28th April – 2nd Sunday of Easter
  8.00am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Parish Eucharist at St. Martin’s
10.15am          Parish Eucharist at St. Mary’s
  1.30pm          Wedding of Sean Heveran and Rachel Power at St. Mary’s
  6.00pm          Evensong at St. Mary’s

Monday 29th April
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
9.30am          Little Church at St. Mary’s – activities & crafts for under-fives & carers beginning in Church then moving to the Parish Room – Noah & the Rainbow
10.00am          Morning Prayer at Perry and Dawes
2.00 – 4.00pm St. Mary’s Games Group in the Parish Room
  7.00pm          North Nibley APCM at St. Martin’s

Tuesday 30th April – Mark the Evangelist (Transferred)
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  2.30pm          Co-workers of Mother Teresa meeting in the Parish Room
  7.30pm          Evening Eucharist with incense at St. Mary’s

Early dates for May

Wednesday 1st May – Philip and James, Apostles
  9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  2.15pm          Mothers’ Union meeting in the Parish Room – Favourite Cakes and May Day Memories
  3.00pm          North Nibley PCC – Blanchworth House

Thursday 2nd May
9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  6.30pm          Wotton Arts Festival – Schools concert

Friday 3rd May
9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  1.30pm          Art Group at St. Mary’ – in Parish Room

Saturday 4th May
9.00am          Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s
  7.30pm          Wotton Arts Festival concert with the Bristol Ensemble

Sunday 5th May – 3rd  Sunday of Easter
  8.00am          Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
  9.30am          Parish Eucharist at St. Martin’s
10.15am          Parish Eucharist at St. Mary’s
11.00am          Holy Communion at the Tresham Chapel
  1.30pm          Baptism of Sophie Sully at St. Mary’s
  6.00pm          Wotton Arts Festival Service (no separate Evensong)