Week of Sunday, 3rd March, Sunday next before Lent


Sunday, 3rd March, Sunday next before Lent

8.00am   Nettleden         Holy Communion           (JR)
9.00am   Little Gaddesden  Parish Communion          (JR)
10.45am  Great Gaddesden Parish Communion          (JR)
6.00pm   Little Gaddesden  Evensong                  (HT)

Tuesday, 5th March

9.00am   Great Gaddesden Holy Communion

Wednesday, 6th March, Ash Wednesday

8.00pm   Great Gaddesden Sung Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes

Thursday, 7th March

10.00am  Little Gaddesden  Holy Communion

Sunday, 10th March, Lent 1

9.00am   Nettleden         Mattins                     (AWA)
9.00am   Little Gaddesden  Family Service             (JR)
10.45am  Great Gaddesden Family Communion         (JR)
6.00pm   Little Gaddesden  Evensong                  (AWA)


Coffee and Cake on Tuesday morning at 10.30am.  For more information, contact Barbara Sheard on 01442 843591.

Lent Lunches start on Friday 8th March.   12.30 – 1.30 in the Vestry.  £4.00 for delicious soup, bread and cheese and fruit.  Any surplus money after the lunches will go to the Vestry Appeal (not DENS as written in the March Parish News).

Mid-Week Discussion Group.  Starts 14th March, 7.45 for 8.00pm – 10.00pm latest.  Discussing book – Journey to the Empty Tomb by Paula Gooder.  For copies of the book, please see Anthony Archer (842397).  Venue: Wood Ash, Gatesdene Close, Little Gaddesden, HP4 1PB

A completely new Electoral Roll has to be prepared for all our churches in 2019.  Forms will be available at the back of our churches.  Contact Terri Adams in LG (842746), Anne Diggle in GG (231628) and Nicky Pritchard in Nettleden (863510).

The Vicar will be on Extended Study Leave (ESL or Sabbatical) from Wednesday, 24th April to Wednesday, 24th July 2019.  Details of who to contact during this time will be announced shortly.

Following the Joint Service at Nettleden, two umbrellas and one pair of lady’s leather gloves were left behind.  Please contact the Vicar if you believe these are yours.

Our parishes have a Prayer Group and if you would like to be prayed for or know of someone who would appreciate extra prayers, please contact Helene Hockings in confidence on 01442 842493 or the Vicar on 01442 214898.