Week of Sunday 19th March, Mothering Sunday


Sunday 19th March, Mothering Sunday

9.00 am Little Gaddesden Family Communion (JR)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Family Communion(JR)
6.00 pmNettledenEvensong(RH)

Tuesday 21st March

9.00 amGreat Gaddesden Holy Communion
11.00 amLittle GaddesdenFuneral of David Nowell-Withers
2.00 – 3.00 pmGreat GaddesdenLent Group in the Vicarage ???
7.30 for 8.00 pmLittle GaddesdenEthics Forum (see details below)

Wednesday 22nd March

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 23rd March

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

Friday 24th March

12.30 – 1.30 pmLittle GaddesdenLent lunch in the Thomas Field Hall
2.30 pmLittle GaddesdenFuneral of Owen Joynes

Sunday 26th March, Lent 5 / Passiontide begins

9.00 am Nettleden Morning Prayer (AWA)
9.00 am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion(JR/AG)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish 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 .

Ethics Forum

Do Animals have Rights?  Tuesday 21st March, 7.30 for 8.00pm in the Thomas Field Hall.  For more details, contact Anthony Archer on anthony.archer@bridgewaterassociates.co.uk

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.

Easter Lilies

The dedication book will be out at the back of Little Gaddesden Church if you would like to purchase a lily in memory of a loved one.  Please let Anne Isherwood know if you would like to participate.  Cost is £3 per lily.   anneisherwood@btinternet.com

Midweek Discussion Group

The Midweek Discussion Group meets on Wednesday evenings.

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

Lent Group

The Lent Group will be held in the Vicarage at Great Gaddesden (please note change of venue) on Tuesdays 2-3pm on the 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.

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)