Gorleston: St Mary Magdalene, Gorleston-On-Sea

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The Little Church with a BIG HEART for God:  St Mary Magdalene Church seeks to witness the love of God by serving our local community.

St Mary Magdalene Parish Church

Vicar Rev Linda Ricketts 01493 661741

Church Wardens Mobile 0785 4135 040

To book the hall ring May Coolledge on 01493 665810

 

Sunday services are 10.30am every week and 4.00pm on the 1st Sunday of the month all are welcome.

MORNING SERVICES are always friendly traditional Services beginning at 10.30am:  Children are welcome at all of our services: Toys and colouring sheets are always available.

SUNDAY SCHOOL Second Sunday of the month at 10.25 for children in School yr 1 and up.

IF YOU HAVE A HEART to pray for the youth in our community, please join us on the first Tuesday of the month at 7am.  We pray at 7am in the OV Room (access from the car park at rear of church) We pray from 7am until 8am, and then breakfast together: this is normally cereals and toast.  We look forward to seeing you. 

THE BRIDGE Drop-in a free, 3 course meal for the unwaged, come and find friendship and support - closed during August

GREAT YARMOUTH (Independent) FOODBANK was launched at Great Yarmouth Town Hall on Monday 17 February 2014.  There are three churches working together for local people in need.  The Salvation Army, Gorleston Baptist Church and St Mary Magdalene Parish Church.

FOODBANK OPERATING TIMES
Client voucher sessions
Mondays Gorleston Baptist NR31 6LY 9.30 - 12.00
Salvation Army NR30 2SQ    9.30 - 11.30
Tuesdays St Mary Magdalene Church NR31 7BY 10 - 2.00pm
Thursdays St Andrews Gorleston  NR31 6LS 9.30 - 12.00 Salvation Army NR30 2SQ 12 - 2.00PM
Fridays Salvation Army NR30 2SQ 9.30 - 11.30
Sundays St Andrews Parish Church NR31 6LS 2 -3.30pm

THE GREAT YARMOUTH FOOD BANK  If you have been given a Voucher by one of the sevice agencies, please visit the Great Yarmouth Foodbank site for details of help. 0790 1898 438

 

http://www.greatyarmouthfoodbank.co.uk 

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Great-Yarmouth-Foodbank

 

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Rev. Linda Ricketts
41 Nuffield Crescent
Gorleston on sea
Great Yarmouth
Norfolk
NR31 7LL
(01493) 661741 (Vicar) or 0785 4135 040 (Churchwarden)

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TEA TIME TOGETHER
This is an ideal event for families to come together, learn new songs and dress up, acting out stories from the bible. Craft and making things together. Food will also be available. All welcome.
Every first Sunday at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
 
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Sunday

Sunday Service
Every Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly
FAMILY COMMUNION
Family Communion Service is a traditional family communion service. These are held on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month
Every second and fourth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1½ hours
FAMILY SERVICE
The third Sunday in the month and will start at 10.30am. Children are welcome at all of our services. Toys and colouring sheets are always available.
Every third Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly
Sunday Service
Every Sunday at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
TEA TIME TOGETHER
This is an ideal event for families to come together, learn new songs and dress up, acting out stories from the bible. Craft and making things together. Food will also be available. All welcome.
Every first Sunday at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
AFTERNOON WORSHIP
Afternoon Worship is a short informal service which begins at 4pm on the 2nd Sunday of the month. All welcome.
Every second Sunday at 4:00 PM for 1 hour

Tuesday

ID YOUTH PRAYER & BREAKFAST
ID Youth Prayer & Breakfast is monthly event. If you have a heart to pray for the youth in the community, you are most welcome. Prayer begins at 7am, and breakfast of toast and cereals begin at 8am.
Every first Tuesday at 7:00 AM for 1½ hours

Thursday

WOMEN'S FELLOWSHIP
Women's Fellowship meet in the OV Room at 2.30pm. (access via the car park at the rear of church). A speaker is normally booked. All are welcome.
Every first Thursday at 2:30 PM for 1½ hours

Friday

Little Explorers
Little Explorers (run by Gorleston Parent/Carer Toddler Group) runs each Friday from 1pm-3pm. Lots of Fun activites for 0-5 year olds. Messy Play, Arts & Crafts, Snack, Indoor & Outdoor Play, Songs & Stories, Lots of toys to explore. Come along and meet others while having fun with your little ones! �1 donation per child towards snack & Messy Play. (supportedby Great Yarmouth Borough Council & Queens Birthday Fund).
Alternate Fridays
Every Friday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour and 45 minutes.

Saturday

GORLESTON COMMUNITY CHOIR
WEEKLY PRACTICE FOR GORLESTON COMMUNITY CHOIR. This takes place in Church Hall which is accessed via the car park at the rear of the church
Every Saturday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours

Features

Toilets

Wheelchair accessible toilets

Designated wider space(s) for people with a disabled parking badge

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Floodlight

Alpha Bible Study House Groups, Freedom in Christ Discipleship Course and Grace Course

Foodbank or foodbank collection point
Audio-Visual
Hall for Hire Contact Mrs M Coolledge 01493 665810
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd Linda Elizabeth RICKETTS
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 2623
Built: 1957
Style of worship: Central
Our Patron: The Bishop of Norwich, CPAS
Archdeaconry: NORFOLK (262)
Deanery: GREAT YARMOUTH (26209)
Benefice: Gorleston St Mary (26/159BT)
Parish Legal Name: Gorleston St. Mary Magdalene (260041 )
CofE Church Info: (626041 26/41)
Short URL: acny.uk/2623/
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The current editor is: Linda Ricketts

This page was last updated on Monday 15th May 2017
 
 
 
Gorleston: St Mary Magdalene : Magdalen Square, Gorleston-On-Sea, Norfolk, NR31 7BZ

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