Church of England Diocese of Leeds Gomersal


16 Oct 2020, 11 a.m.
Church_news Notices

Saturday 17th October

We will be beginning our next Bible Study, Psalms: Soul Songs by Tim Chester at 10am on Saturday with sessions will being held weekly. We're thrilled to say that while this course will take place over Zoom, there is also an option to join the sessions by phone for those who aren't able to use, or don't feel confident using, video conferencing. If you or someone you know might like to join us, please get in touch and we can pass on details of how to get involved.

The handbook for this course can be purchased here for the paperback, or here for the e-book.

You can also order by phone from The Good Book Company on 0333 123 0880. Lines are open Monday to Friday, 08.30am – 4.30pm (excluding bank holidays & Tuesdays where their staff meet to pray between 11.30am and noon).  

Psalm at Six on Saturday will be (surprise, surprise!) at 6 pm on Saturday. You can find this on our Facebook page or our YouTube channel where it can be viewed at any time.

Sunday 18th October

This Sunday St. Mary’s will be open for private individual prayer between 10am and 11am. There is no need to book for this service but please remember to bring your face covering if you plan to attend.

Reverend Karen will be livestreaming a service of Holy Communion at St. Paul's, Birkenshaw at 11am on Sunday. This service will be available live on our Facebook page and also on YouTube later in the day.

Our Sunday Zoom worship will be at 12 noon. This service is now accessible by telephone as well as video conferencing. If you would like to access this service please get in touch and we can pass on the details.

We will be reading Prayer During the Day, the text of which can be found on the Time To Pray app (available for download here) or online here.

If you would like to take on a larger role in future Zoom services, either by reading part of the service, offering a Response to our reading, or leading us in our prayers of intercession, please contact me at [email protected] Volunteers are very much welcome!

Next Week

You can find our nightly Compline, or Night Prayer, service here.

The texts are available each day on the Daily Prayer and Time To Pray apps (available here), or online here.

You can call our phoneline on 01274 505150 at any time to listen recorded services, sermons, and other church related goodies.

On Sunday the 25th October St. Mary's will be offering a service of Holy Communion at 09.30am. Due to Covid-19 guidelines, places for this service are limited so please ring 01274 870916 between 10am and 12 noon on Monday 19th, or between 4pm and 6pm on Friday 23rd October if you would like to attend.