Church of England Diocese of Bath & Wells Holy Trinity, Taunton

News from Church w.c. 31/01/21

29 Jan 2021, 12:30 a.m.
Church_news From_the_Vicar Community_news News_about_our_building Notices

Lockdown Please remember to take the
utmost care of yourselves and others when
attending worship in person. All 10am
weekday services will continue to be
streamed.


Parish Office During lockdown the office will
not be staffed, but calls and emails will be
picked up. For a quicker response, please
contact Fr Julian directly (01823
337890/ [email protected]).


Candlemas There will be the usual 10am mass,
and also a Sung Mass this Tuesday (2nd) at
7.30pm to celebrate Candlemas.


Ash Wednesday There will be a public mass on
17 Feb to mark the beginning of Lent at 7.30pm.
Please, if you can, return your last year’s palm
crosses to the church before then. Thank you.
Outlook February's parish magazine is
available online under the parish's website. If
you cannot access it, please let Fr Julian know
and he will arrange for you to have a hard
copy.


Five loaves, two fish - and a bag of
spuds Akulah Agbami is involved in the
preparation of up to 300 food parcels for
vulnerable children in the half term holidays. She would
be very grateful for any donations of potatoes, rice or
pasta which may be left in the choir link at the end of the
church car park. £6.50 will buy a 20kg sack of spuds -
much better value! Any cheques can be made either
to ‘The Women's Community Forum’ or ‘Catalys-ability
C.I.C.’ and left in the letterbox. For security reasons, if
you would like to make a cash donation, please bring it
to church on Saturday at 6pm or Sunday at 10am. All
donations to be received by 8 February. Thank you.
Thank you Geraint Jones for playing again this
week, whilst Stephen Price, our new organist,
completes his move from Herefordshire.


Neil Trood RIP A former churchwarden, Neil
died peacefully in Yeovil District hospital
after a short illness. Funeral details have yet to be
finalised. May he rest in peace and rise in glory.

Lockdown If you’re finding lockdown tough,
then Premier Life Line is the National Christian
helpline. It is open 9 am to midnight on 0300
111 0101 and offers a listening ear, someone to talk to
plus emotional and spiritual support. You may find it
helpful while we are all in Lockdown. Keep safe