Re-opening of our Church Buildings.

I am delighted to be able to share with you that in light of the UK Government roadmap for coming out of the current pandemic restrictions, the Leadership Team have planned for our Church buildings to re-open on Easter Day.

Services between now and then will continue via Zoom and Telephone, and those options will continue after the buildings have reopened.

Easter Services

Palm Sunday, 10.30 - Via Zoom with Telephone Church at 4pm

Maundy Thursday, 7.30pm - Via Zoom only

Good Friday, Time TBC - via Zoom Only 

Holy Saturday - New Fire Service 7.30pm at Holy Trinity Barrow and via Zoom 

This is a special service of celebration as we start to come out of restrictions, with the light of the resurrection celebrated with New Fire and the lighting of all our Pascal Candles to be taken out to our different Church Buildings.

Easter Day - Eucharist Services

08.30, St Mary, Walton

09.15, St Andrew, Prestwold

10.30 Holy Trinity Barrow - also on Zoom

11.15, St Mary, Wymeswold

4.00pm, Telephone Church

Sunday 11th April, Usual Morning services resume.

Anniversary of the Pandemic and Lock-Down

There will also be a special service at 7.30pm on Zoom on Tuesday 23rd March to mark the first anniversary of the pandemic and first lock-down, more details will follow by email.

New Reader Minister Licensed - Mike Hyde

Congratulatons to Mike Hyde, who was this morning licensed as a Reader Minister for the Barrow and Wold Group of Churches. Mike joins our Ministry Team as our third Reader Minister alongside Pam Knowles and Rex Shaw, and our Pastoral Assistant, David Spencer, together with our clergy Rev'd Clive Watts and Rev'd Fiona Cotton-Betteridge. Based in the parish of St Mary's, Wymeswold, Mike will serve across all four churches of the Barrow and Wolds Group.

If you would like to watch the on-line “Called Together” service at which Mike was licensed by the Bishop of Leicester, this can be found below.

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