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Services in the Tove Benefice next Sunday 14th October

8.00 am Holy Communion at Greens Norton
9.30 am Parish Holy Communion
9.30 am Holy Communion at Bradden
11.00 am Family Praise at Greens Norton with Primary School
2.30 pm Holy Baptism at Bradden
3.00 pm Heart’s Ease at Towcester

Monday 8th October
9.00 am Morning Prayer
9.30 am Little Sprouts
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
Tuesday 9th October
8.00 am Holy Communion (PC)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
Wednesday 10th October
9.00 am Morning Prayer
10.15 am Holy Communion (JB)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
Thursday 11th October
9.00 am Morning Prayer
2.00 pm GNPS Pop UK concert
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
6.00 pm GNPS Pop UK concert
Friday 12th October
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 13th October
9.00 am Morning Prayer Choir to Peterborough Choral Evensong
10.00 am Chantry Coffee Morning run by PCC
Daily Readings
Mon. Psalm 98 2 Kings 17. 24 – end Philippians 1. 1 – 11
Tues. Psalm 106 2 Kings 18. 1 – 12 Philippians 1. 12 – end
Wed. Psalm 111. 2 Kings 18. 13 – end Philippians 2. 1 – 13
Thurs. Psalm 115 2 Kings 19. 1 – 19 Philippians 2. 14 – end
Fri. Psalm 139 2 Kings 19. 20 – 36 Philippians 3. 1 – 4.1
Sat. Psalm 121 2 Kings 20. Philippians 4. 2 – end
Sun. Amos 5. 6 – 7, 10 – 15 Hebrews 4. 12 – 16 Mark 10. 17 – 31

This Week's Notices
Heart’s Ease, Sunday 14th October, 3pm A specific service for those who have lost children – before birth, or afterwards.

Craft Fair at St Bartholomew’s Greens Norton 20th October 10.30 am until 3.30 pm Entrance Free.

Foodbank are looking for new trustees please see the notice at the back of church for details or speak to Rev Lulu. 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.

Men’s Breakfast 3rd November 8.15 am for 8.30 am the speaker is Sarah Crone Team Chaplin at Milton Keynes Hospital. Please let John Booth, Jim Hyde or the Office know if you wish to attend.

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.

Bible Study Group, Tuesdays, 7.30pm The Chantry Group began its Autumn meetings for fellowship, prayer and a time looking at James' letter last week. This group is open to all. Please contact John Booth if you would like to join.

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

Foodbank Chris Williams will not be available to take the foodbank articles down to the foodbank for the next two weeks. Can anyone else help please? Let the Office or Clergy know.


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