Week of Sunday 18th September, Harvest Festival


Sunday 18th September, Harvest Festival

9.30 am Little Gaddesden Harvest Festival Communion Service (JR)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion in Commemoration of The Queen (JR)
6.00 pmNettledenEvensong(JR)

Monday 19th September

11.00 amFuneral of The Queen at Westminster Abbey, London

Tuesday 20th September

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

Wednesday 21st September

3.00 pmLittle GaddesdenFuneral of Sheila Dalton(DR)
7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 22nd September

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)
3.00 – 5.00 pmLittle GaddesdenPitstop Coffee Club
(please note new time)

Sunday 25th September, Trinity 15

9.00 amNettledenMorning Prayer(HT)
9.30 amLittle GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)

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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 .

Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival at Little Gaddesden this Sunday.  All produce will be donated to DENS and a talk will be given by a DENS’ volunteer about their work.  High Needs list is: Squash (small bottles), jam, tinned fruit, sponge puddings, jelly, tinned vegetables, tinned ham, tinned tomatoes, tinned potatoes, instant mash, long life milk, biscuits, 20p carrier bags, 2-in-1 shampoo, shower gel and deodorants.  All donations gratefully received at church before or on the date of the service.

DEC – Disaster Relief Fund for Pakistan

DEC – Pakistan Floods Appeal.  The floods have left millions in Pakistan in need of urgent help to survive.  Please donate as much as you can on www.dec.org.uk There will be a red bucket in church for your cash donations.

Nettleden Festival Barn Dance

Nettleden Barn Dance.  Saturday 8th October, 5pm-10pm.  Tickets £20 for adults, £10 for children and includes a fish and chip supper.  Little Gaddesden Village Hall, HP4 1NX.  All proceeds to Nettleden Church.  For tickets, contact Claire Beard, nettledenpcc@gmail.com 07793 825521

T J Johnson Trio – Jazz, R&B and Swing

FOGGC (Friends of Great Gaddesden Church) present TJ Johnson Trio, an evening of Jazz, R&B and Swing.  Saturday 8th October at 7.30pm at GG Church, HP1 3BY.  Bar.  Tickets £20 on 01442 246513 or on-line at www.wegottickets.com/event/554300.   All welcome.

Midweek Discussion Group

The 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

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