REVD LIZ’S LAST SUNDAY
Revd Liz’s last Sunday in the NCTM will beSunday 15th April 2018.
TUESDAY 24 APRIL - REVD LIZ’S LICENSING
Revd Liz’s Licensing for her new post will take placeat 7.00 pm in St Michael and All Angels, Eastington.
thinking of organising a coach
to take those who wish to attend.
In order to gauge the possible take up, please could you let Church Wardens know as soon as possible
(or sign the sheet in each church). Alternatively, please contact Kate Bestwick at the Team Office
If you would like to donate an Easter lily in memory of a loved one,
please take an envelope from the box at the back of church,
fill in your details and place the appropriate amount in the envelope
and post it in the big red post box on the table at the back of church.
The lilies will be arranged and displayed for Easter Day.
THIS WEEK - see Calendar
CHRISTIANITY EXPLORED -
Gas Green Baptist Church
A six week course for those keen to learn more about what it means to be a Christian.
An ecumenical venture between Gas Green Baptist church and St Lawrence Swindon
Six Monday afternoons from 2.30pm – 4.00pm from 12th February - 19th March Revd Liz
Do you want to get ready for Easter by
joining a weekly group studying the Lent readings in greater
depth? If so, come along on Monday evenings, during Lent (19, 26 Feb, 5, 12, 19 Mar) at Neil and Sarah’s
(email for directions
LENT LUNCHES AT St Lawrence Church, Swindon Village
Fridays –9th March, 16th March and 23rd March
Drop in any time between 12 noon & 2.00 pm for soup and a roll, and good company
READINGS FOR LENT 5 - PASSION SUNDAY
READINGS FOR 5th SUNDAY OF LENT
Jeremiah 31: 31-34
Exodus 7: 8-24
Hebrews 5: 5-10 Romans 5: 12-end
John 12: 20-33
READINGS FOR PALM SUNDAY
Liturgy of the Palms
Mark 11: 1-11
Liturgy of the Passion
Isaiah 50: 4-9a Isaiah 5:1-7
Philippians 2: 5-11 Mark 12: 1-12
Mark 14—end of 15
22nd March - FRIENDS OF ST MARY’S
Sotheby’s - A Talk by John Harvey
4.30 pm in Prestbury Library, The Burgage
Tea and Refreshments available.
Free event – donations welcome.
STOW WALK - MARCH 24th
We will walk from Stow to the attractive village of Broadwell.
There is an uphill climb out of Broadwell but otherwise it is an easy walk of nearly 4 miles.
Lunch will be at the Old Bakery Tea room. We will leave the car park at St. Nicolas at 9.30am.
Please book lunch with Janet Waters
DATE FOR YOUR DIARY:
Following the success of this year’s Burn’s Night, a provisional date for next
year’s Burns Night has been set for Saturday 19th January 2019!
More information later in the year.