This Month

Read the Rector’s webwords for August

Saturday 3 August at 1 pm
Lammas Day BBQ and Curry Lunch
in the Rectory garden (by ticket)

Sunday 4 August
10.30 am  All Together Church service with Communion
6.30 pm    Deanery Evensong At St Barnabas, Old Heath

Wednesday 7 August at 7.07 pm
Midweek Reflection
15 minutes of quiet, music and prayer, open to all

Saturday 10 August at 2 pm
Today is the day that Julia and Graham will be married at St John’s church Colchester. It will be a Church Family affair!
We wish them much joy on the day and God’s blessing on their life together.

Sunday 11 August
10.30 am  Family Eucharist
6.30 pm    Deanery Evensong at St Leonard’s, Lexden

Wednesday 14 August at 7.07 pm
Midweek Reflection
15 minutes of quiet, music and prayer, open to all

Sunday 18 August
10.30 am  Family Eucharist
6.30 pm    Deanery Evensong at All Saints’, Shrub End

Wednesday 21 August at 7.07 pm
Midweek Reflection
15 minutes of quiet, music and prayer, open to all

Sunday 25 August
10.30 am  Family Eucharist
6.30 pm    Deanery Evensong at St Albright’s, Stanway

Monday 26 August at 8 pm
Men’s Group meets at River Lodge, West Street.

Wednesday 28 August at 7.07 pm
Midweek Reflection
15 minutes of quiet, music and prayer, open to all

Friday 30 August
Deadline date for booking trade stalls at the S’Crufts event.
See below: Saturday 7 September.

Saturday 31 August
Today is the day Jonathan and Katy will be married at St Mary’s.
We wish them much happiness on the day and may God bless their life together.

Sunday 1 September
8 am          Holy Communion
10.30 am  All Together Church service with First Communion
6.30 pm    Deanery Evensong at St Mary’s Wivenhoe

Tuesday 3 September at 10 am
House Communion at Eric and Mary’s, 22 Paddock Way
All Welcome

Wednesday 4 September at 7.07 pm
Midweek Reflection
15 minutes of quiet, music and prayer, open to all

Thursday 5 September
This is the day Sharon and Kevin will be married at St Mary’s.
May their day be filled with happiness, and their life together be blessed.

Friday 6 September at 7 pm
Wivenhoe-based textile artist Annie Bielecka will draw the raffle to find the winner of the framed picture she donated towards the Transformation Project Appeal.
Annie is the artist who designed and created the ‘shoal of fishes‘ altar frontal for St Mary’s many years ago. Tonight, she will also talk about her work, accompanied by a slide show.

Saturday 7 September, 2-4.30 pm
S’Crufts Dog Walking and Fete.
In Aid of General Fundraising for St Mary’s.
Register your dog (£5 entry) at St Mary’s Church for an allocated route to walk.
Certificate awarded on return. Also a “fun” competition to receive a rosette 1st, 2nd, 3rd. with an optional dog/owner picture. St Marys Table top sale, Raffle and refreshment stalls.
Trade stalls with animal related products/services.
Contact Heather Edwards 07906699324 for application form to book your business space at £15 per site. Click here for poster.

Sunday 8 September, Patronal Festival
10.30 am  Family Eucharist with Sunday Club
6 pm         Sung Evensong