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Thy Kingdom Come

Thy Kingdom Come 30th May – 9th June 2019

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York are inviting all Christians to join a global wave of prayer between Ascension and Pentecost to pray for more people to come to know Jesus. Throughout the centuries Christians have gathered at this time to pray for the coming of the Holy Spirit. ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ picks up this…

Cossington Comunity Prayer

Thy Kingdom Come – Cossington Community Prayer Celebration

An invitation to join the Cossington community in their response to the Thy Kingdon Come call to prayer. We are very excited to be working with the school to provide an interactive prayer celebration at Cossington Church on Thursday 6th June. During the afternoon, children from KS2, will be exploring the link between faith and…

Midlands Gospel Partnership

Midlands Gospel Partnership

Midlands Gospel Partnership We are delighted to be hosting the next MGP event on Wednesday 5th June at 8.00pm. We will be welcoming back Lee Gatiss who will be speaking on, “how can God be good and sovereign?” Please do plan to come along and support this event. There will be a leaders session before…

Duncan Surgery

Rector’s Surgery – June 2019

The purpose of the 1st Wednesday of the month Rector’s surgeries are for me to hear and understand what you think and a chance for you to talk about what is bothering you or challenging you. I am more than happy for you to come and see me and say you didn’t like my last…

St Marys Centre

Benefice Lunch Club – June 2019

The Benefice Lunch Club is held on the first Wednesday of the month (except August) in the St Mary’s Centre. It starts at 12.00 pm and includes a two course meal. Don’t forget to invite any friends or neighbours that might enjoy some company. We really look forward to seeing you. If you have any…

St James the Greater Birstal

Ascension Day Service

Ascension Day Service On Thursday 30th May at 7.30pm, Birstall and Wanlip are hosting the Goscote Deanery Ascension Day service. This service celebrates the ascension of Jesus into heaven and is a great opportunity to reflect again on his death and resurrection. It would be great if this was a well supported service so please…

Bring and Share

Bring & Share Lunch – May 2019

The Seagrave Bring and Share lunch occurs on the forth Wednesday of the month. It is held at the back of the church and all are welcome. It is a time for village residents and their friends to share not just their food but, to talk and meet new people. For details telephone Sandy Lewis…

St Mary's Sileby

Abaana New Life Choir – May 2019

Visit by Abaana New Life Choir We are delighted to share with you that the Abaana New Life Choir will be visiting again in May of this year. The choir will be performing in Church on Sunday 19th May at 5.00pm. As before, there is no entry fee but a collection will be taken after…

Duncan Beet - Rector

St Mary’s PCC Mission Sub Committee

According to Jesus in Acts 1:8, mission is why we have the Holy Spirit in power. In Mere Christianity, C. S. Lewis wrote, ‘The Church exists for nothing else but to draw men into Christ… If they are not doing that, all the cathedrals, clergy, missions, sermons, even the Bible itself, are simply a waste…

All Saints Seagrave Church

Prayer for Churches Overseas

One outcome of the Benefice Day of Prayer on 16th March was that as a Church we should include a Prayer dimension wider than the Benefice. This was implemented by the proposal that we meet monthly for this purpose, initially at Seagrave Church, 7.30 – 8.30 pm, on the 2nd Friday of the month. The…