This Week at St Mary’s

Sunday 19th August – Twelfth Sunday after Trinity


8.00 Holy Communion

10.00 Burley Praise Ecumenical Service, Grange Park


Thursday 16th
10.00 Holy Communion

Monday 20th – Magazine deadline
9:00am Morning Prayer for Pastoral Work
1:00-2:30pm Tiny Tots, Garden Room, Parish Centre

Thursday 23rd 
10:00am Holy Communion

Sunday 26th – Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity
8:00am Holy Communion BCP
9:15am Parish Communion
11:30pm Baptism of Mia McNamara

30th Thursday
10:00am Holy Communion


Collect of the Day

God of constant mercy, who sent your Son to save us: remind us of your goodness, increase your grace within us, that our thankfulness may grow, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

First Reading – Proverbs 9, 1-6

Gospel Reading – John 6, 51-58

To see the text of these readings, click HERE

Please pray this week for:

RIP: Meriel Armstrong
Sick: Paul Child, Roger Claughton, Robert Auty
Within Burley: Norwood Avenue

If you require prayer, please contact Kelvin Newberry (863752) or Margaret Young (863843)


Please Note: There will be no News Sheets during August. There will be a short version with the week’s diary, readings and collects on Sunday 26th (the 19th is the Burley Praise Service in Grange Park). This page will be updated each week.

Meriel Armstrong’s funeral will take place at 12.30 on Thursday 23 August at Bolton Priory. Family flowers only please.

Francis will join us for his final service on Sunday 2 Sept. We would like to give him a farewell gift, so please put your donation on the plate at the back of church, or take it to the Parish Centre, and also sign the card in church! Thank you.

Can you spare an hour or so on Mondays once a month? Tiny Tots meets in the Parish  Centre from 1.00 to 2.30, and we are looking for volunteers to help make hot drinks for the adults involved . Please let me know if this is something you feel you could help with from September. Nancy Newberry 01943 863752.

Burley-Téréli Friendship Trust are hosting a concert during the Summer Festival. On Thursday 23 August at 7.30pm the ‘Ladies Please Choir’, soloist Lucy Clarke, are singing in the Methodist Church in aid of our link village in Mali. Tickets £5, are available from Janet Squire, 862582, from Mary Wood 864404 and online.

For events in the next few months click here: Dates for your Diary