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Three Churches Newsletter

Weekday Worship

This is a new format that will take place on the 1st Thursday of every month starting on the 7th February at 7.30pm at Crick. There is a supper dish followed by coffee with cake, and then a relaxed worship with a talk. The theme for this spring will be 'Heroes of Faith - from the Bible to the Present Day'. This promises to be a highly interesting series of interest to everyone!

On Ash Wednesday there was a Holy Communion with imposition of Ashes at 10.30am (Crick) and 7.30pm (Yelvertoft).


Lent Lunches took place on 20th & 27th February, 6th, 13th & 20th March, starting at 11.00am at Crick. The format is Holy Communion followed by lunch and a music recital, and finished by 1.00pm.

Bible Group and Cafe Church

The Bible Group embarked on a new season on 14th February at 7.30pm, (at 4 Bury Dyke, Crick, thanks to Ray & Carol). The first book of the Bible to be considered is Ruth, and it would be helpful if people intending to join in could read through this book beforehand. The Group meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month.

Cafe Church is a week earlier than usual on Thursday 30th May at 7.30pm at Crick. A meal followed by worship - all welcome.

United Benefice Growth and Stewardship Evening

This will be held in St.Margaret's Church on 19th March at 7.30pm. We are inviting you and your church members to attend the Brixworth Deanery's Growth and Stewardship evening. The event will explore practical ways of improving our stewardship and growing the size of our congregations. The event will be led by Paul Adams, Diocesan Stewardship Officer and Miles Baker, Diocesan Director of Mission. The event is for everyone who wants to see their local church grow.

Services in the Benefice

June 2nd 08.30am Lilbourne Holy Communion BCP
09.45am Crick Matins BCP
11.45am Yelvertoft Jubilee Songs of Praise
June 9th 09.45am Crick Family Service
11.15am Yelvertoft Sung Matins
11.15am Lilbourne Family Service
June 16th 08.45am Lilbourne Holy Communion BCP
09.45am Crick Songs of Praise + Holy Communion
11.15am Yelvertoft Sung Eucharest
June 23rd 09.45am Crick All Age Worship
11.15am Yelvertoft Songs of Praise + Holy Communion
06.00pm Lilbourne Evensong
June 30th 11.15am Crick United Benefice Service + lunch
Family ServiceEveryone of any age is very welcome
Little SaintsEspecially suited for the younger folk
MatinsBCP morning service
Sung EucharistHoly Communion with the choir
Celebration PraiseContemporary worship
BCPBook of Common Prayer