This week at Saint Lawrence

  • Services This Sunday
  • This week
  • This Week's Notices

Services in the Tove Benefice Sunday 14 July
8.00 am Holy Communion at Towcester (BCP)
9.30 am Family Holy Communion at Towcester
11.00 am Holy Communion at Greens Norton

Monday 17th July
9.00 am Morning Prayer
9.30 am Little Sprouts
5.00 pm Evening Prayer

Tuesday 18th July
8.00 am Holy Communion (LP)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer

Wednesday 19th July
9.00 am Morning Prayer
10.15 am Holy Communion (LP)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer

Thursday 20th July
9.00 am Morning Prayer
9.30 am TowCEP’s end of year service
5.00 pm Evening Prayer

Friday 21st 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 22nd July – Mary Magdalene
9.00 am Morning Prayer
10.30 am Chantry Coffee Morning until 12.15 pm run by Choir
Daily Readings
Mon. Psalm 98 Ezekiel 1. 1 - 14 2 Corinthians 1. 1 - 14
Tues. Psalm 106 Ezekiel 1. 15 – 2.2 2 Corinthians 1. 15 – 2.4
Wed. Psalm 111 Ezekiel 2.3 – 3.11 2 Corinthians 2. 5 - end
Thurs. Psalm 115 Ezekiel 3. 12- end 2 Corinthians 3.
Fri. Psalm 139 Ezekiel 8. 2 Corinthians 4.
Sat. Psalm 150 Ezekiel 9 2 Corinthians 5
Sun. Isaiah 44. 6 – 8 Romans 8. 12 – 25 Matthew 13. 24 - 30

This Week's Notices

Please pray for our Year 6 pupils as we work with them in sessions at the Schools and give them the “It’s your move” booklet to help with their transition to their new school in September.

Peter Coling-Marston Peter's funeral will take place at the Crematorium on the afternoon of Monday 17th July at 2 pm followed by a Thanksgiving service in St Lawrence at 3 pm and Tea.

St Lawrence Raffle Tickets. Fr Ben asks if you can all take 4 books of Flower Festival Raffle tickets to sell please. This is a vital fundraiser as we have stonework and the roof deteriorating and need to arrange the repair work asap. 

Ben’s Camp – Prayer warriors needed please. If you would like details of prayer requests please ask Ben.

Lunchtime Recital at St Lawrence Church, with Robert Page on the organ. Thursday 27th July, 1.10-1.50pm. Bring your sandwiches and enjoy the music while you eat! Free admission, retiring collection.

Friday morning coffee morning We are looking for a volunteer to help run the Friday Coffee morning on 2nd Friday of each month. If you can help please speak to Rona Cambray in the Office or Paul Bestwick

Flower festival 2017 We again you’re your help to be on the welcome desk and help serve cream teas during the Flower Festival 11th, 12th and 13th of August. Sign-up sheets are at the back of Church.

Parish BBQ August 13th – 12 noon. The Bellringers have again offfered to cook for us. There is a sign-up sheet at the back of Church if you wish to attend. £3 per person.

Bradden WI "Summer Time Cream Tea" Bradden Village Green (if wet in the hall) Sunday 23rd July 2.30 onwards Cream Tea, Cakes Prosecco Bar Childrens Games Entertainment Raffle Indulge yourself in our beautiful English Country side Enquiries to: 917 Saxon Fair, 23 July, 9.30am – 5.00pm Help is needed with this please including moving the Viking Ship at 8.45am. See the poster at the back of Church for details. The day’s events are as follows: 9.30-9.55 am Service of worship and Learning about Christianity in 917 in Arena 10.15 am Calligraphy demonstration 10.45 am Story time: tale of a Saxon Saint 11.00 am Celtic (+Tai Chi) Lord’s Prayer 11.45 am Story time: tale of a Saxon Saint 12 noon Mid-day office with Taize music 12.30 pm Peace weaving activity 12.45 pm Story time: tale of a Saxon Saint 1.00 pm Celtic, (+Tai Chi) Lord’s Prayer 1.45 pm Story time: tale of a Saxon Saint 2.15 pm Calligraphy demonstration 2.45 pm Story time: tale of a Saxon Saint 3.00 pm Celtic, (+Tai Chi) Lord’s Prayer 3.45pm Story time: tale of a Saxon (Alfred with Tea crumpets and cream) 4.40 pm Evening Prayer Sign-up sheets for Prayer volunteers and welcome at the back of Church


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