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NEW SERVICE TIMES 

Please note that all our main services in St Michael's Hilperton now start at 10.00am.

Details of all our services can be found in the Calendar.

OPEN THE BOOK AWARENESS WEEK

This week is Open the Book Awareness week. Click on our Children and Youth page to find out about this ministry which is making a difference in our schools.

 

 

LENT GROUPS and PRAYER RESOURCES

ASH WEDNESDAY, THE BEGINNING OF LENT, WAS ON FEBRUARY 14th  

Details of the Lent Groups in the Benefice and a copy of the Diocesan Lent booklet "Praying Together" are available on our Resources page. Copies of "Praying Together" are also available in our churches.

A link to the Church of England campaign #LiveLent2018 is also on our Resources page.

We want to appoint a Music Director

Please see our new Vacancies page for details of this post.
 
 Women's World Day of Prayer is at St James Church Trowbridge on 2nd March at 10.30am.
 
 

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Click here to read the Monthly News and Weekly pew sheets

For a more advanced view of our events, please see our online calendar.

Upcoming Events

Thursday 22nd February
Choir Practice 6:00pm, St Michael's Hilperton
Friday 23rd February
Staverton Cygnets Toddler Group 9:15am-10:45am, Staverton Village Hall
A group for preschool children and their parents/carers. There will be toys, activities, story time and snacks for the children and an opportunity to chat over a cup of tea or coffee for the adults.
The charge will be £2 per family to cover costs.
 
Saturday 24th February
YOUniquely Wonderful LADIES BREAKFAST 9:00am-11:00am, Southwick Village Hall
Sunday 25th February
Morning Worship 9:30am, St George's Semington
Holy Communion 10:00am, St Michael's Hilperton
Tuesday 27th February
Morning Prayer 8:30am, St Marys Horse Road
Prayer Group 2:30pm
Contact Catherine Warr for details of venue. 
Bellringing practice 7:30pm, St Michael's Hilperton
Fellowship Group for Lent 7:30pm, 32 Hulbert Close Hilperton
Wednesday 28th February
Morning Prayer 9:00am, St Michael's Hilperton
Communion and Coffee 10:00am, St Michael's Room Hilperton Church
Lent Group 11:00am, St Michael's Room
The Church and the Kingdom
Thursday 1st March
Morning Prayer 9:45am, St George's Semington
Let's Do Lunch 12:00pm, St Michael's Hilperton
Booking in advance needed. Please contact Anthea Hughes on 01225 760275
Choir Practice 6:00pm, St Michael's Hilperton
Friday 2nd March
Women's World Day of Prayer Service 10:30am, St James Church, Trowbridge
This year's service has been prepared by the women of Suriname on the theme "All God's Creation is Very Good!"
All welcome. 
Saturday 3rd March
Marriage preparation 9:45am-1:30pm, St Marys Horse Road Hilperton Marsh
Couples being married in the Benefice in 2018 have been invited to this marriage preparation morning.
Sunday 4th March
Holy Communion 8:00am, St Michael's Hilperton
Holy Communion 9:30am, St George's Semington
Together in Worship 10:00am, St Michael's Hilperton
Holy Communion 11:00am, St Mary's Horse Road Hilperton Marsh

For Your Diary

Tuesday 6th March
Morning Prayer 8:30am, St Marys Horse Road
Prayer Group 2:30pm
Contact Catherine Warr for details of venue. 
Bellringing practice 7:30pm, St Michael's Hilperton
Fellowship Group for Lent 7:30pm, 32 Hulbert Close Hilperton
Wednesday 7th March
Morning Prayer 9:00am, St Michael's Hilperton