Weekly News and Prayers for the Parish and community

7th March – Third Sunday of Lent


Exodus 20: 1 – 17, Psalm 19

1 Corinthians 1: 18 – 25, John 2: 13 – 22


Please pray for these people who are on our parish prayer list:

Carol Coales, Peter Scott, Brenda Nicholls & Jean Starbuck.



Lent Course 2021 – See Latest News for details


Thank you

Joan Spicknell and family would like to say a very big thank you to everyone for their cards, support, prayers and flowers since the passing of her husband Ernie. These acts of kindness have helped the family during this difficult time. A special thank you to Revd Ken  for his support and a lovely service for Ernie.

Regular Giving and the Parish Giving Scheme

If your method of giving is via the Parish Giving Scheme (PGS) or standing order, this will continue during the current Covid 19 crisis. If you give via plate collection or the envelope scheme, please consider using Just Giving.  Alternatively, sign up for the Parish Giving scheme via their website or by a dedicated telephone number  0333 002 1271, operating weekdays between 9 – 5pm. Sign up normally takes around 15 minutes. Please have to hand the following information:
• Personal bank account details
• The name of the parish you wish to donate to
• Confirm if eligible for Gift Aid
• The PGS codes for the parish are:

St Andrew’s 080608077, St George’s 080608078, St Matthew’s 080608079

Gift Aid

If you pay tax please consider signing up to Gift Aid if you haven’t already done so.   Our Gift Aid Form is available to be printed.  When completed please return to the Parish Office . We appreciate that these are challenging times and are pleased that you want to help us continue to do God’s work within our community