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LICENSING OF OUR NEW BENEFICE VICAR

16th May at 7.00pm

 

The licensing service for the Rev'd Canon Jean de Garis as the Benefice Vicar
of St. Francis and 
St. Lawrence, will be held at St. Francis church on Thursday 16th May at 7.00pm.

The service will be conducted by the Bishop of Ramsbury, Andrew Rumsey,
and all are welcome to this service.

 


 

ASCENSION DAY BENEFICE COMMUNION

Thursday 30th May, 7.30am

 

In the ruins of the Cathedral at Old Sarum

come rain or shine. Please bring a fold-up chair if needed.

Followed by a simple breakfast with

Heather & Jim Platt at Portway Fosse

RSVP Heather 01722 416946

 


 

CHANGE TO PENTECOST FAMILY COMMUNION SERVICE TIME

DUE TO SALISBURY RACE FOR LIFE

SUNDAY 9TH JUNE

Please note that, due the closure of Stratford Road for this race, our Pentecost service will start at the earlier time of 9.15am and will not be followed by coffee.  Starting at this time will allow our congregation to leave church before Stratford Road closes at approximately 10.30am.

 


 

 

The May Evensong will be on Sunday 19th May

at 6.00pm

Lighten our darkness, we beseech thee, O Lord;

and by your great mercy

defend us from all perils and dangers of this night;

for the love of thy only Son,

our saviour Jesus Christ. Amen

 


 

Family Fellowship in The Reading Room

 

The next Family Fellowship will be on

Sunday 26th May

at 10.00am in the Reading Room.

 

 

 

                  

 


 

FORTHCOMING MARRIAGES AT ST. LAWRENCE

                                     

Please pray for these couples as they begin this new chapter in their lives.

 

Saturday 6th July at 3pm - Rebecca Hilliard & Nicholas Harding

Saturday 3rd August at 12 noon - Emma Roberts & Samuel King

God is love, and those who live in love live in God and God lives in them.

1 John 4:16

                          


 

FORTHCOMING BAPTISMS

 

Sunday 26th May at 3pm - Edwin Cooper

 

 


  

PRAYER BEARS FOR BAPTISM CHILDREN

 

    

We give a knitted Prayer Bear to every child baptised at St. Lawrence. If you would like to knit one from a simple pattern or know someone else who would enjoy creating one, please contact Heather Balston for details - 01722 411628.


 

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