Week of Sunday 16th January, Epiphany 2


Sunday 16th January, Epiphany 2

9.30 am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion (with Sunday School)(MS/HT-pr)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion with dedication of plaque to John and Sonia Wood, followed by reception (MS/HT-pr)
6.00 pmNettledenEvensong(JR)

Tuesday 18th January

9.00 amGreat Gaddesden Holy Communion

No Coffee and Cake today at Little Gaddesden at 10.30am

11.30 amLittle GaddesdenFuneral of Gillian Mole

Wednesday 19th January

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 20th January

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)
2.30 – 4.00 pmLittle GaddesdenPitstop Coffee Club

Saturday 22nd January

2.00 pmLittle GaddesdenBaptism of Ivy Grace Rogers

Sunday 23rd January, Epiphany 3

9.00 amNettledenMorning Prayer(HT)
9.30 amLittle GaddesdenParish Communion (with Sunday School)(JR)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
6.00 pmLittle GaddesdenEvening Prayer(HT)

Please Check for Updates!

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are sometimes made at short notice, please check on the News page whether the above information has been changed or superseded.


Coronavirus Update

There are changes to the Government regulations which come into force on 10 December 2021.

  1. From 10 December 2021, mask wearing is compulsory. We have a good supply of disposable masks should you forget to bring yours.
  2. Please continue to use the hand cleanser at the door.
  3. You may still sing,  providing a mask is worn
  4. Holy Communion will continue to be administered by intinction as is current practice.

Please keep an eye on our website for the most up to date information.

This notice was last updated on 10 December 2021.

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 .

Sunday School

We are pleased to announce that Sunday School will now take place during the morning 9.30am service.  This won’t be every week, but mostly in school term times.  All children under 11 years old are welcome to attend and those under 5 should be accompanied by a parent please.  There will be crafts and fun in the Thomas Field Hall whilst the service is going on in church.  

For January, the dates are Sunday 16th January and Sunday 23rd January. For February, the dates are  Sunday 6th February and Sunday 27th February.

For more details or to see how you could help, please contact Claire Beard on clairerdonovan@googlemail.com

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.

The Little Gaddesden Charities

For those not familiar with The Little Gaddesden Charities, we exist to help those in our Parish who are in need.

All help is totally confidential.

Please contact either me directly on 01442 842544 or the Vicar, John Russell, on 01442 214898 or at vicar@littlegaddesdenchurch.org.uk and we will try to help.

Pat Catchpole