This Sunday we have four in person services:
9.30am Leavenheath Morning Prayer
9.30am Nayland Holy Communion
11.15am Stoke Holy Communion
6.30pm Wiston Evening Prayer
Masks are no longer required, but are still recommended for the time being.
The link below will take you the worship page of St. Edmundsbury Cathedral where you will find the times and links to their online services (and service sheets), which can also be accessed through their Facebook page. https://st.edscathedral.org/worship
|Notices and Diary Dates |
Ride and Stride / Pedal and Drive 2022
Saturday 10th September 2022
More details are available from http://www.shct.org.uk or contact your churchwarden to register interest in taking part or
to sponsor someone.
HARVEST FESTIVAL DATES
NAYLAND 11am Sunday 18th September
Family Service followed by shared lunch
STOKE 11.15am Sunday 25th September
Harvest service followed by harvest lunch in V/Hall
LEAVENHEATH 9.30am (delicious bacon rolls!)
First Sunday 2nd October
Harvest service starts at 10am in V/Hall
POLSTEAD 4pm Sunday 9th October
Family Service followed by high tea
WISTON 5.30pm Sunday 9th October
Evensong followed by refreshments
COMMUNITY PANTRY AND HARDSHIP FUND
There are now two Communities Pantries, in St James’ south-west porch and the main porch at St Mary’s Stoke, stocked with food and household items which can be donated directly to the pantries or financial assistance be given. If you would like to make a financial donation, please contact Jane Wilson at email@example.com
for bank details.
BOOK DONATIONS / BOOKS FOR SALE
WISTON CHURCH PORCH
We will gladly accept any surplus, good condition books you have – fiction, thrillers, reference, biographies, children’s, cookery, etc – which you might like to donate to Wiston church.
4 books for £1 Take a walk along the footpath and call in!
EVERY Wednesday 10-12noon Coffee/tea is served in St James’ Nayland. Do pop in and enjoy a hot drink, delicious cakes and a chat.
From Monday 7th March we will be holding a short weekly Holy Communion service in St James’ Nayland at 10am. All are welcome! We would also like to start running a baby/toddler group in the church after the communion service to give parents and carers the opportunity to meet and relax over a cup of coffee in the church. If you would be able to help with refreshments and a warm welcome
please get in touch w
Stéphane or Helen Schalin (07717 766683
The Pew Sheet can be found here
Weekly Pew Sheet
I’m sorry there is no Children’s Worksheet this week, there has been a change in the publisher’s permission to use this content, hopefully this will be resolved soon.
Community pantry & Financial Assistance Fund
Thank you for all the items generously donated to the community pantry. Currently, we do not need any more tinned tomatoes or beans. But we do need fresh veg and fruit, long-life milk, butter, cereal, tea and instant coffee, toiletries, toilets rolls and cleaning materials, also pasta, rice, tinned tomatoes, sugar, tinned fruit, crisps and cereal.
Please keep spreading the word that this is a resource for anyone in our villages, whether their need is occasional or regular. There is also a fund for those in need of financial assistance, perhaps with school uniforms and shoes, essential or unexpected bills. Please do feel free to contact Rev Val Armstrong who can assist you in complete confidentiality, Tel: 01206262812 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org It is also possible to have a delivery arranged for those unable to get to the Community Pantry in Nayland, again please contact Rev Val about this.