Into the Bank Holiday, next weekend
Next Friday at 8.15am, our church organist, Nick Wilson will be giving his “Thought for the Day” on BigglesFM 104.8 on the dial, with all the latest news from St Mary’s. Tune in to hear what he has to say this week. Nick will next be on air on September 11th.
Last Sunday, we once again welcomed the Rev Canon Lyndsay Dew to conduct our service of Holy Communion. There were 31 people present for a very nice service from Rev Lyndsay. Next Sunday will be a Lay led “Service of the Word”, at 10.30am.
The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Historic Church Trust, is holding its' annual Bike and Hike on Saturday 12th September. This is an opportunity for individuals to enjoy a healthy day out in our beautiful countryside, look at some marvellous buildings and raise money for the Trust and their individual church. If you would be interested in this activity, further details are available from David Tall, Secretary to St Mary's PCC, on 01767 261713
St Mary’s is open for private prayer on Monday, Thursday and Sunday of each week. Please follow the advice given in church for visitors regarding Covid-19 restrictions. Possible bookings for weddings, baptisms and funerals may be made by calling the church office on 01767 261202.
The Church Hall will soon be available for bookings once more but if you have a future date in mind, please ring 01767 260430 to enquire future availability.
Organisers Hearts for St John’s Hospice, Moggerhanger, supported by St Mary’s Church, are helping to raise much needed funds lost during the Corona Virus Pandemic. They continue to sell their tickets for a Grand Raffle which will take place on September 19th at Potton’s next Quarterly Market Day. Tickets, costing £1 or £5 a book, are usually on sale on the Market Square on a Saturday, or some Potton shops The first prize is £400, sponsored by a generous donor.
Benefice services for August 30th, 9am All Saints Church, Sutton, Service of the Word. 10.30am St Mary’s Church, Potton, Service of the Word. There is no service of Holy Communion this weekend.