St Mary the Virgin, Studham
Welcome to St Mary's Church StudhamIn September there will be a service of public worship in each of our Benefice churches every Sunday. At Studham there will be the following services:
Sunday 5th September : Family Service at 10.30am
Sunday 12th September : a Service of Stillness and Reflection at 10.30am
Sunday 19th September : a Service of Holy Communion with Children's Church at 10.30am
Sunday 26th September: a Service of Holy Communion at 10.30am
Harvest Celebrations will take place on Sunday 3rd October at 10.30am. the church will be decorated thanks to the generosity of village organisations. Fruit and vegetables will be donated to the Salvation Army and non -perishables will be sent to the Dunstable Foodbank. The collection will support the Bishop of St Albans Harvest Appeal, Water is Life, which aims to bring clean water to the Democratic Republic of Congo, a country scarred by polluted water. After the service there will be an informal 'bring and share' lunch in church. Everyone is very welcome.
St Mary's, Studham is also open daily, usually from 9am until 5pm. Please come in to offer your prayers, to enjoy a place to be still or to explore the history of the medieval Grade 1 listed building.
In accordance with current Covid 19 guidance, face coverings, hand sanitising and social distancing are now matters for personal discretion.
The parish of Studham is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer, (PSO). The Diocese of St Albans Safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser (DSA) who advises our PSO.
If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm, please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adult Services.