Church of England Diocese of Lincoln The Alford Group

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Tuesday

Boys' Brigade

Every Tuesday at 6 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Church Street
Alford

Boys' Brigade meet weekly during term time at St Wilfrid's Church Hall.

Thursday

mid-week Eucharist (CW)

Every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. for 30m

Church Street
Alford

We are usually at the side altar on the South side of the church (the Lady Chapel).

Common Worship
Saturday

Holy Communion (BCP)

Every First Saturday at 8 a.m. for 40m

Church Street
Alford

We have a very small but faithful congregation for this service, held in the north aisle using the St Laurence altar.

Book of Common Prayer
Tuesday

Morning Prayer (CW)

Every Tuesday at 9 a.m. for 30m

Church Street
Alford

Common Worship
Friday

Girls' Brigade

Every Friday at 6 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Church Street
Alford

Girls' Brigade meet weekly during term time. For more info, see their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/1st-Alford-Girls-Brigade

Sunday

Holy Communion (BCP)

Every Third Sunday at 8 a.m. for 40m

Church Street
Alford

This service is held in the chancel, using the high altar.

Book of Common Prayer
Sunday

Eucharist (CW)

Every Fifth Sunday at 9:30 a.m. for 1hr

Church Street
Alford

A simple, said service held before our Group Service (which is at 11:00, in a different church each time - see website or Facebook page for details).

Common Worship
Thursday

Mothers' Union

Every Second Thursday at 10:30 a.m. for 1hr

Church Street
Alford

We meet in the Church Hall.

Wednesday

Healing Service

Every First Wednesday at 7 p.m. for 45m

Church Street
Alford

All are welcome to this gentle service. We usually sit in a circle in chairs rather than pews (North aisle of the church). There is an opportunity for everyone to receive an anointing of oil, praying for healing for themselves or someone else.

Thursday

Bell ringing practice

Every Thursday at 7 p.m. for 2hr

Church Street
Alford

New ringers are welcome.
IMPORTANT: Practices rescheduled during May, 2015 (due to works on the bells).

Sunday

Evensong (BCP)

Every First Sunday at 6 p.m. for 45m

Church Street
Alford

This is usually a sung service. We tend to be a small congregation and sit in choir seating in the chancel. All are welcome.

Book of Common Prayer
Sunday

Parish Eucharist

Every Second, Third, Fourth Sunday at 9:30 a.m. for 1hr

Church Street
Alford

We are a "broad" congregation, with members across the spectrum - liberal, evangelical, and catholic. Ministers are usually robed, and an organist plays the music.

On the first Sunday of each month, we hold a more informal service. When there is a fifth Sunday, we have a shorter, said Eucharist at 9.30 and a Group Eucharist (usually in one of the village churches) at 11 am.

Refreshments Common Worship