We enjoyed a traditional Harvest Festival service in Weobley Parish Church on Sunday 6 October celebrating God’s goodness and provision, with favourite harvest hymns and two uplifting harvest anthems sung by Jubilus. The harvest gifts will be given to Hereford Women’s Refuge.
The Annual Inter-parish Croquet Competition was a keenly contested, generally good-natured occasion. Well done Sarnesfield, and joint runners up Byford, Letton and Weobley. The Vicar & Son and Monnington teams took wooden spoon honours.
ISBN 978-1-529-37492-6 Pete Greig has been teaching on prayer and involved in a non-stop prayer movement, 24-7 Prayer, since founding it over 20 years ago. He is an Ambassador for the NGO Tearfund and an associate tutor at St Mellitus Theological College, London, and also leads a large church in Guildford called Emmaeus Road – … [Read more…]
A special service to celebrate the Annunciation was held in the Lady Chapel of St Mary’s Church, Byford on Sunday 24 March, enjoyed by 22 people. A talk was given by PCC member and historian Anne Greenway on the medieval wall paintings and their meaning.
Lent starts tomorrow, 6 March, and we have a splendid programme of Lent Soup Lunches scheduled in all sorts of different places. These will all be held between 12 noon and 2.00pm and everyone is welcome to a shared time of good company and excellent home-made soup. All we ask is that you make a … [Read more…]
Following interviews last week the Bishop has appointed the Revd Sean Semple as Rector of the Ross Benefice: the parishes of Ross-on-Wye, Walford and Brampton Abbotts. It is anticipated that he will take up his appointment in the summer. Meanwhile please pray for Sean and his wife Jenny and their family as they prepare to … [Read more…]
On the 12th February 2019 the Norton Canon community were invited to afternoon and evening public meetings to discuss the future of St Nicholas’ Church. Overall, over 40 people attended these meetings which was enormously heartening. Also in attendance were the Parish Rector, the Rev’d Sean Semple; Churchwardens Mrs Kim Hendricksen and Mrs Judy Pritchard; … [Read more…]
Our parishes will be remembered in prayer in Hereford Cathedral on Wednesday 27 March.
The service at St. John the Baptist Church, Letton, on Sunday 17 February at 10.30a.m. will be attended by Richard Jones from Hereford Cathedral who will talk about the Giving Scheme. This will give everyone a chance to ask questions and learn more about how easy it is to support your local church financially, even … [Read more…]