Week of Sunday 28th August, Trinity 11


Sunday 28th August, Trinity 11

9.00 am Nettleden Morning Prayer (HT)
9.30 am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion (JR/AWA-pr)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion (JR/AWA-pr)
12.45 pmLittle GaddesdenBaptism of Ayla Emery

Tuesday 30th August

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

Thursday 1st September

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)
2.30 pmTFH, Little GaddesdenFamily Walk (more details below)

Friday 2nd September

7.30 pmNettledenNettleden Festival – Mississippi Swamp Dogs – Jazz in the Church (more details below)

Sunday 4th September, Trinity 12

9.00 amNettledenMorning Prayer(AWA)
9.30 amLittle GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
2.30 – 4.30 pmGreat GaddesdenCream Teas and Cake in the Church
6.00 pmLittle GaddesdenEvening Prayer(AWA)

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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 .

Family Walk

Family Walk. Thursday 1st September at 2.30pm, Little Gaddesden Church.  An opportunity for children to get together after the summer break and before the start of term.  Family walk around Little Gaddesden (about 1 hour).  Children to be accompanied by an adult.  Refreshments in TFH afterwards.  More details from Louise Archer on 07920 045474. All welcome

Nettleden Festival

Nettleden Festival 2022.  Friday 2nd September at 7.30pm.  Mississippi Swamp Dogs – Jazz in the Church.  Tickets in advance from ianh72542@gmail.com 

£30 including Hog Roast, £25 concert only, £7.50 Hog Roast only. Bar open from 6.30pm, Hog Roast served from 8.00pm.

Cream Teas and Cake in Great Gaddesden Church

Sunday 4th September, Great Gaddesden Church.  Cream Teas and Cake in the church, 2.30 – 4.30pm.  All welcome.

Flower Festival at All Saints Church, Dagnall

‘For the Beauty of the Earth’ – Flower Festival at All Saints, Dagnall. Friday 16th September – Sunday 18th September. 16th September – Preview with wine, canapés and live music, 7.00pm – 9.00pm, tickets £10.00 each. Saturday 17th – 10.00am – 5.00pm, £3.00. Sunday 18th – 12 midday to 5.00pm, £3.00, followed by a service of Thanksgiving. For further details, please contact Barbara Morton on 01525 852368.

Midweek Discussion Group

Re-starts on Wednesday 7th September. Please contact Anthony Archer on anthony.archer@bridgewaterassociates.co.uk or 07721 504125 with any questions.

Regular Giving

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. For those who do give this way, tokens to signify you have donated by this method are available on entry to the church, and they can be placed in the collection bag at the appropriate time.

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