The Benefice of Potton,  Sutton and Cockayne Hatley


        Potton

Sutton and Cockayne Hatley

About Us

Potton, Sutton and Cockayne Hatley
are three  Church of England Parishes
in east Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
and the Diocese of St Albans.

Our three churches are:

St Mary’s Church, Potton

All Saint’s Church, Sutton

St John the Baptist’s Church, Cockayne Hatley


The Benefice of

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October 2017 - Services shown are at St Mary’s Church unless otherwise stated

1

Sunday

09.00 - Benefice Holy Communion at Cockayne Hatley Church

09.00 - Traditional Harvest Festival with Holy Communion at  All Saints Church, Sutton

10.30 - Friends and Family Service, "Thanking and Giving"

12.00 for 12.30 - Benefice Harvest Roast Lunch, St Mary's Hall, Tickets: £10, Children £6, Family 25. Call 261206

19.30 - Night Light

2

Monday

             No Morning Prayer at St John’s Church, Cockayne Hatley today

10.00 - Funeral of Kath Sugg, Bedford Crematorium

3

Tuesday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton

12.00 - Chapter meeting, St Andrews, Biggleswade

4

Wednesday

09.15 - Meeting with Central Beds Registrar, Biggleswade

5

Thursday

             No Morning Prayer at  All Saints Church, Sutton today

10.00 - St Mary's Churchyard meeting with Town Council, Wildlife Trust and Contractor

12.00 - Coffee at Pemdale

19.30 - Deanery Mission and Pastoral Committee, Dunton

6

Friday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton

10.00 - First Steps, St Mary's Hall. New Toddlers welcome. Enquiries to: 260430.

19.30 - Craft and Chatter Group, in the church hall. £2.50 inc. refreshments. Call 262287 for further details

19.30 - Sutton Bible Discussion Group, 39 High Street

7

Saturday

19.00 - Curry and Quiz evening, St Mary's Hall. Home made Curries £17.50. Sign up in Church, pay on the night

8

Sunday

09.00 - Benefice Holy Communion at  St Mary's Church, Potton

09.00 - Matins at  All Saints Church, Sutton

10.30 - Holy Communion

15.00 - Harvest Evensong followed with  Benefice Harvest Tea, at St John's Church, Cockayne Hatley

16.00 - Auction of produce from Harvest Service

17.00 - Harvest Afternoon Tea

9

Monday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at St John’s Church, Cockayne Hatley

15.30 - Clergy Team meeting, The Rectory

19.30 - Fundraising Team meeting, The Rising Sun

19.45 - Sutton PCC, Dirok

10

Tuesday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton

11.30 - Collective Worship at Sutton Lower School

19.30 - LMDT meeting, The Rectory

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Wednesday


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Thursday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  All Saints Church, Sutton

14.30 - Mothers Union Beetle Drive

14.30 - Funeral of Mavis Rayment, St Mary's Church and Potton Cemetery

13

Friday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton

10.00 - First Steps, St Mary's Hall. New Toddlers welcome. Enquiries to: 260430.

17.45 - Beavers cleaning St Mary's Church

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Saturday


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Sunday

09.00 - Benefice Holy Communion at  All Saints Church, Sutton

09.00 - Morning Prayer

10.30 - Shorter Communion Service with Children's Treasure Boxes

15.00 - Civic Service

18.00 - Evensong at St John’s Church, Cockayne Hatley

18.30 - Little Stars Memorial  Wave of Light Service for Bereaved Families of lost babies. This is national Baby              Loss Awarenes Day, and we will take part in the Global Wave of Light at 19.00. See Poster

16

Monday

             No Morning Prayer at St John’s Church, Cockayne Hatley today

10.00 - Reception of the Coffin of David Barker at St Mary's Church

14.00 - Funeral of David Barker, Choirmaster to St Mary's Church, at St Mary's with Committal at Bedford              Crematorium. All are invited to the church service and to the Hall afterwards for refreshments.

15.15 - Private service of Committal at Bedford

16.00 - Reception for David Barker in St Mary's Hall

19.45 - Diocesan Budget Presentation, St Mary's Goldington

17

Tuesday

08.45 - Assembly at Potton Lower School

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton

10.00 - All Souls Planning Meeting, The Rectory

11.30 - Open the Book, Sutton Lower School

19.30 - Potton PCC, The Rectory

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Wednesday


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Thursday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  All Saints Church, Sutton

19.30 - Deanery Synod, Roxton

20

Friday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton

10.00 - First Steps, St Mary's Hall. New Toddlers welcome. Enquiries to: 260430.

14.30 - Sutton School, end of term Harvest Service

17.00 - Wedding rehearsal, Harry and Alicia

19.30 - Sutton Bible Discussion Group, 39 High Street

19.30 - Craft and Chatter Group, in the church hall. £2.50 inc. refreshments. Call 262287 for further details

21

Saturday

12.30 - Wedding of Harry and Alicia

22

Sunday

09.00 - Benefice Holy Communion, Order 1, Said

09.00 - Matins at All Saints Church, Sutton

10.30 - Holy Communion, Order 1, sung, with prayers

18.00 - Evensong at St John’s Church, Cockayne Hatley

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Monday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at St John’s Church, Cockayne Hatley

24

Tuesday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton

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Wednesday


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Thursday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  All Saints Church, Sutton

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Friday

08.15 - Rev Gill on BigglesFM 104.8, Thought for the Day.

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton

10.00 - First Steps, St Mary's Hall. New Toddlers welcome. Enquiries to: 260430.

12.45 - Parish Lunch, St Mary’s Hall. Places are limited to 60 so come early to avoid disappointment.


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Saturday


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Sunday


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Monday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at St John’s Church, Cockayne Hatley

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Tuesday

09.00 - Morning Prayer at  St Mary's Church, Potton