Saturday, 30 November 2019

ADVENT & CHRISTMAS AT ST MARY'S




 Sunday 1st December
4.00pm      Advent Service at the Scout Hut, Westminster Park

Saturday 7th December
7.00pm      Jan Modelski Community Orchestra Christmas Concert

Friday 13th and Saturday 14th December
7.30pm      Chester Operatic Society Concerts

Sunday 15th December
6.30pm      Service of Nine Lessons & Carols

Wednesday 18th December
5.30pm      Lantern Procession from Overleigh St Mary’s School to St Mary’s Church

Sunday 22nd December
6.30pm      Longest night of the year: an alternative service of reading and music

Tuesday 24th December: Christmas Eve
10.30am    Crib Service (particularly suitable for younger children)
11.45am    Crib Service (particularly suitable for older children)
11.30pm    Midnight Eucharist

Wednesday 25th December: Christmas Day
  8.00am    Holy Communion
10.30am    Parish Communion

ST MARY'S CHRISTMAS FAIR

St Mary's Christmas Fair on Saturday raised over £2700 towards the cost of the new Centre.

A magnificent effort!
Thank you to all who supported the day.



 





Wednesday, 30 October 2019

90 YEARS YOUNG!

OUR MUCH LOVED HONORARY ASSISTANT PRIEST, JOHN CARHART, CELEBRATED HIS 90TH BIRTHDAY LAST WEEK.



TO MARK THE OCCASION, FOLLOWING THE 10.30 AM SERVICE ON 27TH OCTOBER, AT WHICH JOHN WAS THE CELEBRANT, SOME 80 PEOPLE JOINED JOHN AND HIS FAMILY FOR REFRESHMENTS IN ST MARY'S HANDBRIDGE CENTRE.

MAUREEN PICKERING LED THE TRIBUTES, WHILST BRENDA OLIVER BAKED A SPECIAL BIRTHDAY CAKE.