Friday, 6 December 2013

Christmas Tree Festival and Wassail



Advent was heralded in at St John the Baptist, Piddington with Horton in the Living Brook Benefice with the Christmas Tree Festival weekend which culminated in the Wassail Service. Much fun was has had by all over the weekend. The Festival raised a fantastic £1,521, our thanks go to all who contributed to making the festival happen, and all those who supported the festival over the weekend.
To view more pictures of the fabulous trees decorated on the theme of Christmas no. 1s click on the link below and see how many top songs you can recognise! 

Christmas Trees

Thursday, 5 December 2013

Youth worker Grange Park Church





Grange Park Church are looking for a Youth Leader, this ia a part time paid role.
For job description and to find out more please click the following links:
Job description
Letter for applications

Tuesday, 3 December 2013

Burns Supper fundraiser


Come and help us raise funds at our Burns Supper
Tickets from Helen Danks 870322

Confirmation celebration



November 17th was a day of celebration in our Benefice, as candidates from our Benefice and the Parish of Wootton were confirmed by the Bishop of Brixworth, the Right Reverend John Holbrook, at St Edmund's Church, Hardingstone. 

Family, friends and well wishes from all the churches involved came together to support the confirmation candidates. The service also included the licensing of our new Reader, Heather Crudgington. To see more pictures from the day please follow the link below to the photo gallery.
Confirmation pictures


Wednesday, 13 November 2013

Christmas Services in Living Brook Benefice


Christmas Services - Living Brook Benefice


1st  Sunday in Advent
Sunday 1st December
Said Communion
8 am
Hardingstone
Benefice Family Communion
9.30 am
Quinton
Tree Festival Wassail
6 pm
Piddington
Tuesday 3rd December
Quiet Communion
9.30 am
Hardingstone
Friday 6th 
Christmas Dinner   
7 pm 
Quinton Village Hall
Saturday 7th
Young Explorers Christmas Party
5.30 pm
Quinton Village Hall
2nd Sunday in Advent
Sunday 8th December
Holy Communion
9.30 am
Quinton
Benefice Family Communion
11 am
Piddington
Nine Lessons and Carols
6 pm
Hardingstone
Tuesday  10th December
Toddler praise
9.30 am
Hardingstone
Thursday 12th  December
Scouts Carol Service
6pm
Hardingstone
3rd  Sunday in Advent
Sunday 15th December
Said Communion
8 am
Piddington
Benefice Family Communion
11 am
Hardingstone
Christingle
3 pm
Quinton
Nine Lessons and Carols
6 pm
Piddington
Tuesday 17th December
Quiet Communion
9.30 am
Hardingstone
Thursday 19th  December
Hardingstone School Service
9.30 am
Hardingstone
4th Sunday in Advent
Sunday 22nd December
Holy Communion
9.30 am
Quinton
Benefice Family Communion
11 am
Piddington
Christmas Eve
Tuesday 24th  December
Crib Service
3 pm
Hardingstone
Crib Service
4 pm
Piddington
Carols by Candlelight
5 pm
Quinton
Midnight Mass
11.30 pm
Piddington
Christmas Day
Wednesday 25th December
Holy Communion
9.30 am
Quinton
Holy Communion
11 am
Hardingstone
1st  after Christmas
Sunday 29th December
Benefice Family Communion
11 am
Hardingstone
Hardingstone – St Edmund, King and Martyr
Piddington with Horton – St John the Baptist
Quinton and Preston Deanery – St John the Baptist