Monthly Archives: April 2014

May Newsletter

The May edition of the St Mary’s Newsletter is now out, and you can download it here.

As a PDF: Newsletter May 2014

As a word document: Newsletter May 2014

Charity of the month: Christian Aid

christianaidThe St Mary’s Charity of the month for May is Christian Aid. Christian Aid Week falls during the second full week of May, and there will be the usual Coffee Morning and Plant Stall in aid of the charity at Buckden Methodist Church on Friday 9th May, from 10am till 12 noon.  All the Buckden Churches will have donation envelopes available for those who wish to make a personal donation.


Easter Garden

A huge thank you to Buckden School for making 250 paper flowers for our Easter Garden – I hope you all agree it looks awesome! St Mary’s is open every day so you can come and see the real thing!

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Holy Week and Easter

donkey001Palm Sunday – 13th April

8.00am    BCP Holy Communion
10.30am  Family Eucharist
4.00pm    Stepping Stones

Wednesday 16th April

8.00pm    Night Prayer Tenebrae

lastsupper002Maundy Thursday  – 17th April 

4.30pm   Passover supper for children preparing for communion
(at the Vicarage)
8.00pm   Holy Communion with washing of feet

Good Friday – 18th April

10.45am  Children’s activities in the Methodist Churchcarrying the cross
All children welcome
under-8s must be accompanied by an adult
Please pre-book using the following form:
Good Friday Children’s Workshop booking form.
11.00am Buckden & District Churches Together service
(starts in St Mary’s and ends at Buckden Methodist Church
for Hot Cross Buns)
2.00am ‘The Last Hour’ reflective service in St Mary’s

Easter Sunday – 20th April

8.00am    BCP Holy Communionemptytomb005
10.30am  Family Eucharist
(with Easter Egg Hunt afterwards!)

St Mary’s Concert Series

Saturday 12th April at 7.30pm
‘Shannon Express’ Barbershop choir
Tickets £10 (conc. £8). Season Tickets also available £50 (conc. £45). Available from Chris & Gina Bylett (812777) and Fiona Bailey (431037)