This week at Saint Lawrence

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Services in the Tove Benefice next Sunday 30th September
9.30 am Parish Holy Communion with Children’s Church at Towcester
11.00 am Morning Prayer at Greens Norton
2.30 pm Holy Baptism at Bradden

Monday 24th September
9.00am Morning Prayer
9.30am Little Sprouts
5.00pm Evening Prayer
Tuesday 25th September
8.00am Holy Communion (PC)
5.00pm Evening Prayer
Wednesday 26th September
9.00am Morning Prayer
9.00am Tots own at Greens Norton
10.15am Holy Communion (LP)
5.00pm Evening Prayer
Thursday 27th September
9.00 am Morning Prayer
5.00pm Evening Prayer
7.30pm Bell ringing at Greens Norton
Friday 28th September
9.00am Morning Prayer
9.15 am Nicholas Hawksmoor School Harvest
10.00am Refreshments with biscuits in the Chantry House
5.00pm Evening Prayer
6.30pm Choir Practice and Peterborough regional rehearsal
8.00pm Bell ringing
Saturday 29th September – St Michael and All Angels
9.00am Morning Prayer
10.00am Chantry Coffee Morning run by Hannah Godwin
10.30am Coffee and biscuits at Greens Norton
7.00 pm Cumbach Male Voice Choir in St Lawrence
Daily Readings
Mon. Psalm 71 1 Kings 21. Acts 21. 37 – 22.21
Tues. Psalm 73 1 Kings 22. 1 – 28 Acts 22. 22 – 23. 1
Wed. Psalm 77 1 Kings 22. 29 – 45 Acts 23. 12 – end
Thurs. Psalm 78. 1 – 39 2 Kings 1. 2 – 17 Acts 24. 1 – 23
Fri. Psalm 55 2 Kings 2. 1 – 18 Acts 24. 24 – 25.12
Sat. Psalm 30. 1 - 5 2 Kings 4. 1 -37 Acts 25. 13 – end
Sun. Number 11. 4 – 6 10 – 16, 24 – 29 James 5. 13 – 20 Mark 9. 38 – 50

This Week's Notices
Please pray and cheer for our Confirmation candidates Yvonne Lowe, Tim Lane, Jamie Clark, Charlotte Gleeson also Marion Jackson

St Lawrence RIP Diary The RIP Diary is at the back of St Lawrence church for checking please. This will be a review and any names not signed off will be removed so please do check for your friends and loved ones.

Foodbank are looking for new trustees please see the notice at the back of church for details or speak to Rev Lulu. Towcester foodbank needs to replenish its stock of the basic foods which go into the bags. We are running low on many of these items. We invite you to give donations of pasta, rice, custard, tinned meat or fish, tinned spaghetti, tinned fruit, sponge puddings, UHT milk, sugar (500g), jam and biscuits. Please check that the items are well within date. Donations can be left at the Church or at Tesco or Waitrose in Towcester. Thank you for your continued support of the foodbank. 39.5 kg were donated via Church this week.

Bible Study Groups start Tuesday 25th September, 7.30pm The Chantry Group will begin its Autumn meetings for fellowship, prayer and a time looking at James' letter. This group is open to all. Can you please let me know if you would like to be there. If anyone wants to set up another such group then please contact me for materials and help. John Booth

Welcome cakes for new residents Could you make or deliver a welcome cake to our new residents opposite the racecourse? If so, pelase contact Anne Pendry. 01327 350666 or

We give thanks and pray for our licenced Lay Ministers John, Mary, Jane and Dawn. There is a service of re-commissioning on Saturday 29th September at Peterborough Cathedral 2 pm.

Towcester Scout Preschool Table Top / Car Boot Sale Saturday 29th September, 10am-12pm at Towcester Scout Hall. Please contact Steve Challen on 07593 700754 if you would like a table or car pitch (£6). Sale donations also welcome.

Dates for your diary
29 September - 7.30 pm Cwmbach Male Choir tickets available from Coleman’s Towcester


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