Church notices

This Sunday, 19th November

St Peter's, Heversham

9.30 am: Parish Communion at St Peter’s.
               If you would like to receive prayer, for yourself or someone else, 
               members of the Prayer Ministry Team would be delighted
               to pray with you after this Service. Just ask! 
               They wear badges, so that you can easily see who they are.
               Join us for refreshments after the Service.

St Thomas's, Milnthorpe

8.00 am: Holy Communion BCP at St Thomas’s.

11.00 am: All Age Service with Baptism and Sunday School
                 at St Thomas’s.
                 Join us for refreshments after the Service.

This week in our parishes

Monday 20th, 10.00 am: Open the Book at Milnthorpe Primary School.

2.00 pm: WoW meeting atLinda Cooper's home.
                Receive updates and pray for the work of
                MusalahaBethlehem Bible Society and Barnabas,
                organisations that St Peter's supports financially.
                Do come along and join us.
                Look at their websites, or literature in St Peter's,
                to find out more about them so that you can
                pray more effectively.     Window on the World webpage.

Wednesday 20th, 5.00–6.00 pm: Parish News bundles at St Thomas's for
                                                      distributors to collect.

7.00 pm: St Thomas’s PCC meeting in Church.

Thursday 23rd: Parish News bundles at St Peter's for distributors to collect.

1.00 pm: Funeral Service for Gordon Batty at St Peter’s Church.

No Young at Heart at St Thomas’s Church.
This group has been cancelled due to low numbers.

Friday 24th,10.00–11.30 am: Coffee morning at St Thomas's.

2.00–-3.00 pm: Advent Study Group at St Thomas’s Church.
              Everyone is welcome.
              Do join us, we would be delighted to see you.

Saturday 25th, 8.00 am: Prayer meeting at St Peter’s. Everyone welcome.

 Next Sunday, 26th November

8.00 amHoly Communion BCP at St Peter’s.

9.30 am: Communion Service at St Peter's.
               Come and hear Bishop Cyril Ashton!

11.00 am: Advent Carol Service, with Sunday school, at St Thomas’s.

Holly for sale

Holly with berries ~ in great shape this year ~ is available from
Peter Dixon.
Proceeds will be divided amongst St Peter's, St Thomas's and St John's.


  • £5.00 for a five-branch bunch
  • £10.00 for a twelve-branch bunch
  • other quantities by pleasant negotiation!

Make sure to put the branches into a container of water.
This will keep them fresh for five weeks until Christmas. 
Time is of the essence ~ first come, first served
as the birds are already ahead of you!

Pay and collect from Peter Dixon.
Thank you .

Christmas Carol singers wanted at St Peter's

For the Carol Service on Sunday December 24th, 6.30 pm at St Peter’s.

We'd like to form an ad hoc choir to sing in the Carol Service.
If you are interested in taking part, please contact Heather Paynes
as soon as possible.

Carol-singing in Heversham

Thursday 21st December, meet at 7.00 pm at the gate of St Peter's.

Andy and Dorothy McCloud again invite you to go carol singing
around Heversham village
and join them for supper at their house afterwards.
Please wear warm clothing and bring a torch.
 If you are able to come, please sign the list in church
to give us an idea of numbers.

Latest newsletters

Parish News, November.

Diocese of Carlisle, 17th November.

Churches Together in Cumbria, November.

Northern Inter-Schools Christian Union (NISCU), South Lakes, Autumn.

Next week's notices

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Deadline Tuesday.