Week of Sunday 19th September, Trinity 16


Sunday 19th September, Trinity 16

11.00 am Little Gaddesden Dedication of the Thomas Field Hall in the presence of Michael, Bishop of Hertford, followed by buffet lunch (JR)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Morning Prayer (GM)
6.00 pm Nettleden Holy Communion (JR/GM-pr)

Tuesday 21st September

9.00 amGreat Gaddesden Holy Communion
10.30 am Little Gaddesden Coffee and Cake in the Thomas Field Hall (see below)

Wednesday 22nd September

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 23rd September

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)

Saturday 25th September

3.00 pmLittle GaddesdenWedding of Henry Barker and Elizabeth Adam

Sunday 26th September, Trinity 17

9.00 amNettledenMorning Prayer(HT)
9.30 amLittle GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
1.00 pmLittle GaddesdenBaptism of Elizabeth Scarfe
6.00 pmLittle GaddesdenEvening Prayer

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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 .

Parents’ Forum

Wednesday 22nd September, 7.30pm in The Thomas Field Hall.  Love, Sex and the Teenage Years.  How to help prepare children for adult, loving relationships.  There will be contributions from the LG School Head, Lorna Elkes and our Rector, John Russell. 

Midweek Discussion Group

This resumed on Wednesday 8th September. 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.