Week of Sunday 26th February, Lent 1


Sunday 26th February, Lent 1

9.00 am Nettleden Morning Prayer (RH)
9.00 am Little GaddesdenParish Communion (JR)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion (JR)
Note 9.00am service time at Little Gaddesden

Tuesday 28th February

9.00 amGreat Gaddesden Morning Prayer(HT)
10.30 am Little Gaddesden Coffee and Cake in the Thomas Field Hall (see below)
2.00 – 3.00 pmGreat GaddesdenLent Group(see below)

Wednesday 1st March

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 2nd March

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)
3.00 – 5.00 pmLittle GaddesdenPitstop Coffee Club

Friday 3rd March

9.30 amGreat GaddesdenParent Café
12.30 – 1.30 pmLittle GaddesdenLent Lunch in the Thomas Field Hall

Sunday 5th March

9.00 amLittle GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
6.00 pmNettledenEvensong (see note below)(AWA)

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are sometimes made at short notice, please check on the News page whether the above information has been changed or superseded.


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 .

Midweek Discussion Group

The Midweek Discussion Group has resumed.

Please contact Anthony Archer on anthony.archer@bridgewaterassociates.co.uk or 07721 504125 with any questions.

Lent Lunches

Every Friday in Lent in the Thomas Field Hall.  12.30pm – 1.30pm.  For the sum of £5.00, you can enjoy a bowl (or two) of delicious soup, bread and cheese, fruit, tea and coffee.  All welcome.

Lent Group at Great Gaddesden

The Lent Group will be held in Great Gaddesden Church on Tuesdays 2-3pm on 28th February, 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th March.  A time of reflection, discussion and prayer
for the Lenten Season. No prior preparation required. Each session is complete in itself, so just come when you can. All welcome. For more details contact Heather Tisbury.

Service Change

Please note that from 5th March, there will be an Evensong at 6pm in Nettleden (instead of the 9am Morning Prayer) and there will no longer be an Evening Prayer in Little Gaddesden on the 1st Sunday of the month.  Occasional special evening services will be run in Little Gaddesden. These will be advertised at the time.

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

The funds of The Little Gaddesden Charities are there to help and support those in financial need in the parish, especially at times when budgets are under particular pressure.

We also support young people in their endeavours, as well as the bereaved.

Please apply in confidence to:

The Vicar, The Revd. John Russell  vicar@littlegaddesdenchurch.org.uk (01442 214898)  or
Mrs Pat Catchpole (01442 842544)