As we continue to move into Autumn some activities are opening up and others are closing for the winter.
Coffee after the service – has started on Wednesdays and will soon start on Sundays Getting Active – Thursday evening walks are starting to wind down as the nights become darker Friends in Deed – are holding their AGM in St Mary’s Living Stones Room, 7pm on Tuesday 19th October and are planning for the Community Cafe to restart in November (2nd Wednesday of the month)
6.30 pm, 22nd September in St Mary’s Church Buckden – with music composed and played by Catherine Grigg. An inclusive and welcoming service for all with the intention of creating a space in which the beauty of liturgy, resonant music for the cello, a peaceful atmosphere, the healing sacrament of Holy Communion or a blessing, might be a means of stepping aside from anxiety.
As we move into September, things are starting tentatively to open up again after 18 months of various degrees of lockdown and shielding. Church is open every weekday with Morning (9am) and Evening (5pm) being said Monday to Thursday.
St Mary’s Cleaning Crew are back in action on Saturday 4th September from 10am.
Our Getting Active group have been walking every Thursday – meet 7pm outside The Lion.
Church will be open on Saturday 11th September to welcome any visitors participating in the Ride & Stride event.
There are two services of particular note this month:-
Wednesday 22 September at 6.30pm – Holy Communion with prayers for healing and wholeness An inclusive and welcoming service for all with the intention of creating a space in which the beauty of liturgy, resonant music for the cello, a peaceful atmosphere, the healing sacrament of Holy Communion or a blessing, might be a means of stepping aside from anxiety.
Sunday 26 September at 11am – Service of Harvest Thanksgiving
You can view /download a copy of our September newsletter here
Today is the day that we welcome our new Priest in Charge, Revd David Sheppard, being licensed this evening (Tuesday 27th July) in St Marys Church Buckden. We look forward to this new phase in the life of our church.
Welcome to St Mary’s, the lively parish church at the heart of Buckden, Cambridgeshire. St Mary's has long been a stopping-off point for people travelling up and down the A1. We hope you enjoy your online visit, and look forward to welcoming you in person if you are able to join us for a service or just to drop in.
On this site you can find out about the variety of activities here which make St Mary's a place where everyone can feel at home and enjoy fellowship with God and with one another.