Diary for May 2016

Diary for May 2016

Sunday 1st May – 6th Sunday of Easter, Rogation Sunday:
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
2.00pm St. Mary’s Tower Full Peal for Wotton Arts Festival
6.00pm Wotton Arts Festival Choral Evensong

Monday 2nd May
– Philip and James, Apostles; Bank Holiday:
10.00am Holy Communion at Perry and Dawes;
7.30pm Evening Eucharist with incense at St. Mary’s

Wednesday 4th May:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
2.15pm Mothers’ Union meeting in the Parish Room – Helen Barry, ‘Exercises for Fun’
5.30pm Prayer Space in the Catherine Chapel
7.00pm North Nibley PCC at Blanchworth House.

Thursday 5th May – Ascension Day:
8.00am Morning Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
11.00am – 8.30pm Journeying Together – Next Steps at Gloucester Cathedral
7.30pm Evening Eucharist with incense at St. Mary’s

Friday 6th May:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s

Saturday 7th May:
9.30am – 12.30pm Mothers’ Union Hand Bag sale in the Baptist Church Hall
2.00pm St. Martin’s Fete at Nibley House, North Nibley

Sunday 8th May- 7th Sunday of Easter, Sunday after Ascension:
8.00am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s and St. Martin’s
9.30am Family Service at St. Martin’s
10.15am Parish Eucharist at St. Mary’s
6.00pm Evensong at St. Mary’s

Monday 9th May:
9.30am Little Church at St. Mary’s – activities and crafts for under-fives and carers starting in church and continuing in the Parish Room
10.00am Morning Prayer at Perry and Dawes
2.00 – 4.00pm St. Mary’s Together Games in the Parish Room
7.30pm ‘Woolly Tales’ with Professor Jenny Tann at St. Mary’s – Part of St. Mary’s Year of Wool

Wednesday 11th May:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
5.30pm Prayer Space in the Catherine Chapel
7.00pm Wotton PCC Holy Communion in the Catherine Chapel, followed by PCC meeting.

Thursday 12th May:
7.30pm Handbell ringers practice in St. Mary’s Sacristy.

Friday 13thMay:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s.

Saturday 14th May – Matthias the Apostle:
9.30 – 11.00am Messy Church at St. Mary’s – ‘Two Tiny Coins.’ Breakfast, activities and worship for all ages
7.30pm Evening Eucharist with incense at St. Mary’s

Sunday 15th May – Pentecost
8.00am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
9.30am Parish Eucharist at St. Martin’s
10.15am Family Communion for Pentecost at St. Mary’s
11.00am Family Communion at St. Kenelm’s
6.00pm Christian Aid Week Service at the Wotton Baptist Church (no Evensong at St. Mary’s)

Monday 16th May: (Christian Aid Week)
9.30am Little Church at St. Mary’s –activities and crafts for under-fives and carers starting in church and continuing in the Parish Room
10.00am Morning Prayer at Perry and Dawes
2.00 – 4.00pm St. Mary’s Together Games in the Parish Room

The Parish Office is closed 18th till and including 24th May

Wednesday 18th May:
9.30am Holy Communion (Mothers’ Union Corporate Communion) at St. Mary’s
5.30pm Prayer Space in the Catherine Chapel
7.45pm Mothers’ Union meeting in the Parish Room – Speaker: David Baird ‘Home Guard.’

Thursday 19th May:
6.00pm (check with Brenda Francis) Handbell ringers practice in St. Mary’s Sacristy

Friday 20th May:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s

Sunday 22nd May – Trinity Sunday
8.00am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
9.30am Family Communion at St. Martin’s
10.15am Parish Eucharist at St. Mary’s
6.00pm Evensong at St. Mary’s

Monday 23rd May:
9.30am Little Church at St. Mary’s –activities and crafts for under-fives and carers starting in church and continuing in the Parish Room
10.00am Morning Prayer at Perry and Dawes
2.00 – 4.00pm St. Mary’s Together Games in the Parish Room.

Wednesday 25th May:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
5.30pm Prayer Space in the Catherine Chapel

Thursday 26th May – Corpus Christi:
2.00pm Wedding of Caitlin Bowden and Mark Eveleigh at St. Kenelm’s
7.30pm Evening Eucharist with incense at St. Nicholas, Ozleworth
7.30pm Handbell ringers practice in St. Mary’s Sacristy

Friday 27th May:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s;
12.00 – 2.00pm Fundraising Soup Lunch in the Parish Room

Sunday 29th May – 1st Sunday after Trinity
8.00am Holy Communion at St Mary’s and St. Martin’s
9.30am Matins at St. Martin’s
10.15am Family Eucharist at St. Mary’s
6.00pm Evensong at St. Mary’s

Monday 30th May – Bank Holiday:
10.00am Morning Prayer at Perry and Dawes.

Tuesday 31st May – Visit of the Blessed Virgin Mary to Elizabeth:
7.30pm Evening Eucharist with incense at St. Mary’s;
7.30pm Co-Workers of Mother Teresa meeting in the Parish Room.

Dates for early June 2016

Wednesday 1st June:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
2.15pm Mothers Union meeting in the Parish Room

Thursday 2nd June:
7.30pm Handbell ringers practice in St. Mary’s Sacristy

Friday 3rd June:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s

Sunday 5th June – 2nd Sunday after Trinity
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
6.00pm Evensong at St. Mary’s

Monday 6th June:
9.30am Little Church at St. Mary’s –activities and crafts for under-fives and carers starting in church and continuing in the Parish Room;
10.00am Holy Communion at Perry and Dawes;
2.00 – 4.00pm St. Mary’s Together Games in the Parish Room.

Wednesday 8th June:
9.30am Holy Communion at St. Mary’s;
7.30pm Wotton Finance Committee meeting in the Parish Room;
7.30 Churches Together AGM in the Wotton Baptist Church

Regular Weekday Services in the Benefice
Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s: 9am Monday – Saturday
Holy Communion at St. Mary’s: 9.30 am Wednesday and Friday
Prayer Space at St. Mary’s: 5.30 – 6.30pm Wednesday in the Catherine Chapel

Evening Prayer at St. Mary’s: 5pm Monday – Saturday, subject to clergy availability
Evening Prayer at St. Kenelm’s, Alderley: 5pm on Tuesday
Evening Prayer at St. Martin’s, North Nibley: 5pm on Wednesday
Evening Prayer at St. Nicholas’s, Ozleworth: 5pm on Thursday