This week at Saint Lawrence

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Services in the Tove Benefice next Sunday 16 June 2019
8.00 am Holy Communion at Towcester (BCP)
9.30 am All Age Communion at Towcester with Doug Spencely Diocese Vicar for Schools
11.00 am Holy Communion at Greens Norton

Monday 10th June
9.00 am Morning Prayer
9.30 am Little Sprouts (CR)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
Tuesday 11th June
8.00 am Holy Communion (LP)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
7.30 pm Chantry Study group venue to be announced (JB)
Wednesday 12th June
9.00 am Morning Prayer
10.15 am Holy Communion (JB)
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
7.30 pm Confirmation Class
Thursday 13th June
9.00 am Morning Prayer
5.00 pm Evening Prayer
Friday 14th June
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 15th June
9.00 am Morning Prayer
10.00 am Chantry Coffee Morning run by Children’s Church
7.00 pm Whirlygig’s in the Chantry
Daily Readings
Mon. Psalm 126 2 Chronicles 17. 1 – 12 Romans 1. 1 – 17
Tues. Psalm 112 2 Chronicles 18. 1 – 27 Romans 1. 18 – end
Wed. Psalm 119. 153 - end 2 Chronicles 18. 28 – end of 19 Romans 2. 1 – 16
Thurs. Psalm 143 2 Chronicles 20. 1 – 33 Romans 2. 17 – end
Fri. Psalm 144 2 Chronicles 22. 10 – end of 23 Romans 3. 1 – 20
Sat. Psalm 147 2 Chronicles 24. 1 – 22 Romans 3. 21 – end
Sun. Proverbs 8. 1 – 4, 22 – 31 Romans 5. 1 – 5 John 16. 12 – 15

This Week's Notices
Confirmation Candidates
If you are thinking about confirmation or know someone who might be interested, or would like to refresh your faith please speak to Revd Lulu as soon as possible.

Thy Kingdom come -initiative from Archbishop Justin - to pray for 5 people you know to come to faith concentrating your prayer from Ascension to Pentecost. Booklets at the back of Church.

The Chantry group will meet on the following dates: June 4, 11 (venue tbc), 18 and 25 July to be decided. We will be considering some basic Christian beliefs. This will be accessible to all wherever you are on your Christian journey and is open to everyone. Looking forward to seeing you on Tuesday at 7.30 pm in the Chantry. John Booth.

Traditional Afternoon Teas 2 - 4 pm in the Chantry House. Thursday 13 June. All are welcome to come along for a chat and an afternoon out over lovely sandwiches, scones and cakes. Tea/coffee.

An evening of Supper and Songs. 15 June at 7 pm in the Chantry. Come and sing along to Whirlygig. Ploughman’s Supper £8 a ticket. Please bring your own drinks, cutlery and plates. Greens Norton Church and Village Fete. Saturday June 22nd 2 – 4.30 pm at Bengal Manor. Please come and support this event.

The Next Visiting preachers are Doug Spencely, Bishops Vicar for Schools 16 June and Charlotte Nobbs from Tearfund on 30 June Benefice Service at Easton Neston at 11 am followed by a bring and share picnic lunch.

The Foodbank is currently experiencing high demand. Stocks are low; all donations would be greatly appreciated – especially of Pasta sauce, ketchup, squash, fruit juice, sponge pudding and dried and tinned foods. Reminder lists are available at the back of Church.

Wanted 500g plastic Margarine/butter tubs If you have any empty tubs can they be left at St Lawrence or the Benefice Office please. They are for Flower Festival. Many thanks Rona.

Anyone lost a gold ring probably a ladies? Please call the Benefice Office.


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