The latest news from St. Peter's, Sowerby

St Luke’s feast day

St Luke’s feast day is celebrated on 18 October, so this coming Sunday we are joining with our friends at St Luke’s church, Norland, at their patronal festival service at 3.30pm.  There will be no service at St Peter’s on that day.

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Harvest

Yesterday we celebrated our Harvest Festival and gave thanks for all that God and His creation provides for us, and all the good things we have in our lives. Thank you to all who generously donated tinned and packet food and toiletries.  Together with the other churches in our Benefice we will be donating these […]

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Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who came along and supported the MacMillan Coffee Morning and the Ladies Night fundraising events over the last week, and to all those bakers, stallholders and others involved in organising the events.  The Coffee Morning raised £130 for MacMillan, while £102 was raised for church funds at the Ladies Night. Well […]

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Macmillan coffee morning & Ladies Night

September started busy with two community events we always enjoy – the Rushbearing Festival and Heritage Weekend – and it’s going to end busy with two social fundraising events. First up, the Community Café plays host to a Macmillan coffee morning this coming Saturday, 30 September.  Then the following Wednesday, 4 October, is our annual […]

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Heritage Open Weekend

Got a passion for history or an interest in architecture? Perhaps you just enjoy exploring new places? Our Grade 1 listed Georgian church is open for visitors on Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th September!

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Rushbearing Sunday

Come and join us to celebrate this lovely annual community event! Rushbearing 2017 will take place at 10:30am on 3 September at St Peter’s Church- don’t miss it!  

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Community Projects – can you help?

Are you a whizz in the kitchen or a keen gardener? Can you whip up a top-notch bacon butty & brew? Or maybe you know your weeds from your veggies? Any volunteers able to help out in the Community Café or on our allotment would be most welcome. Please contact Revd Jeanette or pop into the […]

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Thank you Revd Lesley

We had a wonderful service last Sunday evening to say Thank You for Revd Lesley’s ministry in our parish and Benefice over the last 18 years and wish her well on her retirement.

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St Peter’s Day & saying thank you

Sunday 2 July is St Peter’s Day, and all three churches in our Benefice will be joining together at the 10am service at St Peter’s church to celebrate our patronal festival. We will then come together again at 4pm for a Thanksgiving service of song and prayer, as we mark Revd Lesley’s retirement and give thanks for […]

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