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Services in the Tove Benefice next Sunday 15th July 2018

8.00 am Holy Communion at Towcester (BCP)
9.30 am All Age Communion at Towcester
11.00 am Holy Communion at Greens Norton
2.30 pm Holy Baptism at Easton Neston

Monday 9th July
9.00 am Morning Prayer
9.30 am Little Sprouts
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
Tuesday 10th July
8.00 am Holy Communion (PC)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
7.30 pm Silson Singers Concert
Wednesday 11th July
9.00 am Morning Prayer
10.15 am Holy Communion (LP)
1.45 pm Funeral of Audrey Underwood (PC)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
Thursday 12th July
9.00 am Morning Prayer
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
7.30 pm Messy Church meeting at Greens Norton
Friday 13th July
9.00 am Morning Prayer
10.00 am Refreshments with biscuits in the Chantry House
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
6.30 pm Choir Practice until 7.30 pm
8.00 pm Bell ringing
Saturday 14th July
9.00 am Morning Prayer
10.00 am Baptism Prep in the Chantry
10.30 am Chantry Coffee Morning until 12.15 pm run by Chantry Committee
3.30 pm Wedding @ Greens Norton
Daily Readings
Mon. Psalm 126 1 Samuel 5. Luke 20. 41 – 21.4
Tues. Psalm 132 1 Samuel 6. 1 – 16 Luke 21. 5 – 19
Wed. Psalm 119. 153 – end 1 Samuel 7. Luke 21. 20 – 28
Thurs. Psalm 143 1 Samuel 8. Luke21. 29 – end
Fri. Psalm 144 1 Samuel 9. 1 – 14 Luke 22. 1 – 13
Sat. Psalm 147 1 Samuel 9. 15 – 10.1 Luke 22. 14 – 23
Sun. Amos 7. 7 – 15 Ephesians 1. 3 – 14 Mark 6. 14 – 29

This Week's Notices
HYMN CHOICES The hymn rota for August onwards is being planned for 10th July any suggestions for hymns can be placed on the slips & in the box at the back of church.

MEN'S BREAKFAST. We apologise again for having to cancel the last date but are pleased to announce the next one as Saturday 21st July. We have the same cook as before and the same speaker who was engaged for 26th May. Please let either Jim, Terence, John or the Chantry know that you intend to be there.

CONFIRMATION 2018 Classes for confirmation this year will start in the Chantry House on 13th August for 5 weeks starting at 7.30 pm. Talk to any of the clergy if you are interested in taking this course, or if you know of someone who might like to come along.

FLOWER FESTIVAL 2018 – Peace, Perfect Peace 10th, 11th and 12th August. We are looking for people to help on the welcome desk and to help with the cream teas in the afternoons. Please sign the rotas at the back of church. Also don’t forget to sign up for the Parish BBQ in Sunday 12th.

SILSON SINGERS CONCERT 11th July, 7.30 pm, St Lawrence Church. A mixture of classical, folk, gospel and pop music. Tickets on the door: Adults £6, children free with an accompanying adult. You are invited to bring a light picnic to enjoy in the interval. Charity fundraising raffle. (Everyone will be able to nominate a charity to go into the hat, it will then be chosen on the night.)

CHILD AND FAMILY WORKER Short Meeting 9th July 7.30 pm Chantry House to update people on the progress and the next stages. All welcome.

FOODBANK are looking for new trustees please see the notice at the back of church for details.

26th July 1.15pm: Organ recital by John Smith in St Lawrence
29th July 11.00am: Benefice Service at Easton Neston and celebrating the return of our Rector Ben Phillips
10th-12th Aug St Lawrence Flower Fesitval
10th Aug 1.15pm: Organ Recital with Michael Tinsley in St Lawrence
12th Aug 5.00pm: Choral Evensong in St Lawrence.


Regular Events

Join us at St Lawrence for daily prayers for the Benefice and the World 9.00am Monday, and Wednesday to Saturday 5.00pm

Following the recent Benefice Bible morning and the free sample booklet entitled “Bible Reading Notes” you may be considering the next step for you to take. If anyone would like to receive Bible Reading Fellowship notes regularly, they would be welcome to join the group that I coordinate. you pay the price of the notes only – postage is free as they are all delivered to my address and I pass them on. The notes are sent in good time and each edition contains four months of readings:‐ January – April; May – August: and September – December. I would be delighted to hear from you by telephone (350578) or e‐mail ( and give more details.
Ann Lawrence