Week of Sunday 12th September, Trinity 15


Sunday 12th September, Trinity 15

9.00 am Nettleden Morning Prayer (AWA)
9.30 am Little Gaddesden Cafe Church (JR/HT-pr)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Cafe Church (JR/HT-pr)
1.00 pmLittle GaddesdenBaptism of Madeline Stanley and Paige Stanley
6.00 pmLittle GaddesdenEvening Prayer(AWA)

Tuesday 14th September

9.00 amGreat Gaddesden Morning Prayer(HT)
10.30 am Little Gaddesden Coffee and Cake in the Thomas Field Hall (see below)

Wednesday 15th September

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 16th September

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)

Saturday 18th September

2.30 pmGreat GaddesdenBaptism of Bertie Russell

Sunday 19th September, Trinity 16

11.00 amLittle GaddesdenDedication of The Thomas Field Hall in the presence of Michael, Bishop of Hertford, followed by buffet lunch(JR)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenMorning Prayer(GM)
6.00 pmNettledenHoly Communion(JR/GM-pr)

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As changes are sometimes made at short notice, please check on the News page whether the above information has been changed or superseded.



Following the recent changes to Government regulations, we can slightly relax some restrictions.

From the 19thJuly please, when in church:

  • Maintain social distancing from those not in your household or care bubble,
  • Mask wearing is no longer obligatory, but is recommended.
  • Singing is permitted behind masks.
  • Continue to use the hand cleanser at the door.
  • Receive Holy Communion as current practice.

Please await further guidance on the serving of refreshments after services.

Tuesday Morning Coffee and Cake

Tuesday morning’s Coffee and Cake sessions are in the Thomas Field Hall – Tuesdays from 10:30am to 12:00 noon. Any enquiries to Hilary Catchpole at h.catchpole@btinternet.com .

Dedication of The Thomas Field Hall

Sunday 19th September at 11.00am. Church service in the presence of Michael, Bishop of Hertford followed by buffet lunch. If you are able to attend and could provide something for the bring and share lunch, please contact Linda Platt. Many thanks.

Parents’ Forum

Joint evening with the Church and Little Gaddesden C of E School with contributions from the School Head, Lorna Elkes and the Vicar, Revd John Russell. LOVE, SEX and the TEENAGE YEARS – How to help prepare children for adult, loving relationships. Wednesday 22nd September at 7.30pm in The Thomas Field Hall.

Midweek Discussion Group

Do keep the ideas coming about topics that you would like to consider.

Please contact Anthony Archer on anthony.archer@bridgewaterassociates.co.uk or 07721 504125 with any questions.

Regular Giving

Please remember that the church continues to function with limited services, so we do ask that you continue with your regular financial giving to support the ministry.  If you normally give weekly in church, you may like to consider paying direct through your bank account.    Click or tap here to visit the Donate Page to find out more.

Pay by Text

We now have the facility to donate to Little Gaddesden church by text. Just text LITTLEGADD plus the amount you want to donate (between £1 and £20) to 70470, for example ‘LITTLEGADD10’ to donate £10.  

Texts will cost the amount donated plus one standard rate message.

Do you need any Financial Help?

If you, or anyone you know, is in financial difficulty, the Vicar has access to a hardship fund.  Please feel free to contact him in the strictest of confidence on 01442 214898 or at vicar@littlegaddesdenchurch.org.uk.