Benefice of Hanborough and Freeland

Sunday Services

Common Worship Order 2 (said)
second and fourth Sunday at 8:00 AM for 50 minutes

Family Service with Communion - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
A monthly service suitable for all the family (young, old or in-between) especially parents/carers and children that ends with a shortened communion and is followed by refreshments.
first Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Common Worship Order 2 - usually with 5 hymns and a partially sung setting (Shaw)
third Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
This service will have incense

Benefice Holy Communion - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
The service alternates between St. Mary's and the parish of Hanborough. For details, please see the Freeland Grapevine magazine or contact the churchwardens.
fifth Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

 

Regular Events

Wednesday

Babies and Toddlers at St Mary’s - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
The church of St. Mary-the-Virgin in Freeland welcomes all Mums, Dads, Grandparents, Carers and their pre-schoolers to this group with a Christian theme that meets each Wednesday in term time. We meet on an ad hoc basis during school holidays so do ask us for details. There are toys and activities for children aged 0 4 yrs and we offer you the opportunity to play and chat over coffee and snacks so we can all enjoy the time together. We would love to see you but if you want to know more please contact Alice on 01993 886833 or David on 01993 881270.
Every Wednesday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Coffee
Bible Fun Club (BFC) - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
An informal Christian gathering for younger children and their parents/guardians. It meets in the Village Hall during term time. For details please contact the Rector (Revd. David Tyler) on 01993 881270
Every last Wednesday at 3:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Coffee
 

Other Events

Benefice Carol Service - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
To be held this year at St.Mary-the-Virgin, Freeland. Wine and mince pies will be served after the service
This service is particularly suitable for families
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Service at St Mary the Virgin, Freeland
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Service at St Mary the Virgin, Freeland
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 3:00 PM for 1 hour
At St Peter & St Paul, Church Hanborough
This service is particularly suitable for families
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 3:00 PM for 1 hour
At St Peter & St Paul, Church Hanborough
This service is particularly suitable for families
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 5:00 PM
This service is particularly suitable for families
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:15 PM for 1 hour
This service will have incense
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:15 PM for 1 hour
At St Peter & St Paul, Church Hanborough
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:15 PM for 1 hour
At St Peter & St Paul
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 9:00 AM for ¾ hour
Service at Christ Church, Long Hanborough
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 9:00 AM for ¾ hour
Christmas Morning Communion - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families
Family Worship with Holy Communion - Church Hanborough Hanborough: St Peter & St Paul
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
At Manor School, Long Hanborough
This service is particularly suitable for families
Family Worship with Holy Communion - Long Hanborough Long Hanborough: Christ Church
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Held at Manor School, Long Hanborough
This service is particularly suitable for families
Wednesday 1st March 2017 at 8:00 PM for 1 hour
Holy Communion service to celebrate Ash Wednesday including imposition of ashes
Mothering Sunday - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Sunday 26th March 2017 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
A special service for all the family. Posies will be presented to all mothers present
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Sunday 9th April 2017 at 8:00 AM for 1 hour
Special Family Service to celebrate Palm Sunday. palm crosses will be distributed.
This service is particularly suitable for families This service will have incense
Maundy Thursday - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Thursday 13th April 2017 at 8:00 PM for 1 hour
A Service for the whole Benefice which this year will take place at the church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Church Hanborough
Good Friday - One Hour Dedication - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Friday 14th April 2017 at 2:00 PM for 1 hour
During the One Hour Dedication Service there will be Children's Activities in the Village Hall. We shall join them there after the Service for Hot Cross Buns and a drink.
This service is particularly suitable for families
Sunday 16th April 2017 at 11:15 AM for 1 hour
Traditional sung service to celebrate this special day in the Christian calendar and everyone is welcome.
This service is particularly suitable for families This service will have incense
Thursday 25th May 2017 at 8:00 PM for 1 hour
A Benefice Service to be held at St. Mary-the-Virgin, Freeland
Annual Flower Festival - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Saturday 1st July 2017 at 12:00 PM
This Annual event coincides with our Dedication Festival weekend. It takes place on both the Saturday and Sunday and culminates in a Songs Of Praise on Sunday evening at 6 pm.
This service is particularly suitable for families
Annual Flower Festival - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Sunday 2nd July 2017 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
This Annual event coincides with our Dedication Festival weekend. It takes place on both the Saturday and Sunday and culminates in a Songs Of Praise on Sunday evening at 6 pm.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Dedication Festival - Family Service - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Sunday 2nd July 2017 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
This is a special Family Service taking place during our Dedication Festival
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Dedication Festival - Songs of Praise - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Sunday 2nd July 2017 at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
This service concludes our Dedication Festival weekend with hymns/songs chosen by Church members
This service is particularly suitable for families
Patronal Festival - Freeland St Mary the Virgin
Sunday 3rd September 2017 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families There will be a creche during this service Do join us for coffee afterwards
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