Current Notices

This Week

Bishop’s Certificate Course meets on Monday 18th  at 3.30 pm.

Evening Prayer each weekday from Monday to Thursday is said at 5.15 pm.

Bell practice on Tuesday at 7.45 pm.

Holy Communion on Wednesday at 10.30 am.  Coffee/tea available afterwards from 11.15 am.

Friends of Stoke Minster Executive Meeting on Wednesday 20th at 7.30 pm. Deanery Synod takes place at St Paul’s, Longton Hall at the same time.

Faith in the Village meets at the Village, West End at 11.00 am. All welcome.

Choir practice on Thursday at 6.30 pm.

Funeral into church on Friday 22nd at 11.15 am.

The wedding takes place on Saturday 23rd of Jordan and Samantha.

Next Week

Evening Prayer each weekday from Monday to Thursday is said at 5.15 pm.

Bell practice on Tuesday at 7.45 pm.

Holy Communion on Wednesday at 10.30 am.  Coffee/tea available afterwards from 11.15 am.

Choir practice on Thursday at 6.30 pm.

Next Sunday:Trinity 4

Our main service of Holy Communion is at 10.30 am with music.  Said Eucharist at 8.00 am. Church Office at 12.30 pm.

Looking Ahead

The Summer Fayre takes place on Saturday 28th July from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm. If you would like to assist with a stall please speak to our assistant wardens, Paul Adams and Fiona Fowler.

Other Notices

Windrush Anniversary Service: On 22 June 1948 the SS Empire Windrush arrived at Tilbury docks carrying passengers from the Caribbean. They were invited to Britain to assist with post-war reconstruction and helped shape British social, cultural and political life. The 11am Eucharist at Lichfield Cathedral on Saturday 24 June will mark the anniversary. The Revd Preb Carl Ramsay will preside and the Revd Karen Reeves will preach. All welcome.

Please pray for the Revd Gloria Harrison as she prepares for her ordination to the priesthood on Saturday 23rd June 2018 at 4pm at St Giles Church, Newcastle-under-Lyme. Her first mass will be at Christ Church, Fenton on Sunday 24th at 3.00 pm.  All are welcome.

This year’s Encourage Festival takes place at Shallowford House, near Stone, on Saturday 7 July. Details at www.lichfield.anglican.org/encouragefestival/

East meets West Celebration at St Mary & All Saints, Trentham on Friday 13th July at 7.30 pm. Meeting with our companion dioceses in South East Asia – an evening of worship, stories and teaching.with Archbishop Moon Hing. Departure from Stoke Minster at 6.45 pm.

Pathways To Ministry – a chance to reflect on gifts and calling. Pathways starts in September. If you feel you’re being called to explore next steps in ministry speak with the clergy. Further information is available at https://www.lichfield.anglican.org/pathways_to_ministry/

Did you know that the Church of England has developed a Safe Car Wash app for your phone – for safe reporting of suspicions over modern slavery in the workplace.