Week of Sunday 20th February, 2nd Sunday before Lent


Sunday 20th February, 2nd Sunday before Lent

9.30 am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion (JR)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion (JR)
6.00 pmNettledenEvensong(JR)

Tuesday 22nd February

9.00 amGreat Gaddesden Morning Prayer (HT)
10.30 am Little Gaddesden Coffee and Cake in the Thomas Field Hall (see below)
7.30 pm for 8.00 pmThe TFH, Little GaddesdenEthics Forum – Discussion on Assisted Dying with panel of experts

Wednesday 23rd February

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 24th February

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

Sunday 27th February, Sunday next before Lent

9.00 amNettledenMorning Prayer(RH)
9.30 amLittle GaddesdenParish Communion (with Sunday School)(JR)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)

Wednesday 2nd March, Ash Wednesday

8.00 pmGreat GaddesdenSung Eucharist with imposition of Ashes(JR)

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are sometimes made at short notice, please check on the News page whether the above information has been changed or superseded.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

With the gradual decreasing number of Covid cases, when attending church services we ask you to:

  • Continue to use the hand cleanser at the door.
  • Respect other people’s personal space.
  • Whist mask wearing is not obligatory, if you feel comfortable wearing one, please continue to do so. (We have a good supply of disposable masks should you forget to bring yours.)
  • Continue to sing.
  • Continue to receive Holy Communion in both kinds under Covid safe procedure.

Refreshments after church on Sunday mornings will be served. 

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

This notice was last updated on 27 January 2022.

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 .

Ethics Forum

Tuesday 22nd February. 7.30pm for 8.00pm start in the Thomas Field Hall. Evening discussing Assisted Dying with panel of experts. Wine and refreshments provided (for further details contact Anthony Archer – anthony.archer@bridgewaterassociates.co.uk – 07721 504125)

Lent Lunches

These start in Little Gaddesden on Friday 4th March and continue weekly until 8th April.  12.30pm – 1.30pm in the Thomas Field Hall.  £5.00 for a delicious bowl of soup, bread and cheese, fruit, tea and coffee.  Please do come along. 

Midweek Discussion Group

The Midweek Discussion Group has resumed. 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