November Services

Sunday 3 November All Saints Day 10 November Remembrance Sunday 17 November Second Sunday before Advent 24 November Christ the King Barrow Minister 10.30 am Benefice CW Holy Communion and Remembrance Revd Sam Long 10.30 am – War Memorial 11.00 am-All Saints Church Revd Sam Long 10.45 am CW Holy Communion Revd Sam Long   … [Read more…]

Harvest Praise

St Giles Church Risby:  Sunday October 20th 3.30pm Please do come along and join in the traditional Harvest Thanksgiving. A chance for people of all ages to celebrate and give thanks for all God’s wonderful gifts to us.   It will be a joyful service! Please stay for refreshments afterwards too!!

October Services

Sunday 6 October Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity 13 October Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity 20 October Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity 27 October Last Sunday after Trinity Barrow Minister 10.45 am CW Holy Communion Revd Sam Long 4.00 pm Evening Prayer, Liz Reed, Churchwarden 10.45 am CW Holy Communion Revd Sam Long   10.45 am All Together-All … [Read more…]

In need of a Holiday

We were in need of a holiday – at least a change of scene to enable us to get away from the everyday household and gardening routines. So where should we go? We settled for Shropshire and Derbyshire. The changes of landscape alone were refreshing – but the weather was no change – just as … [Read more…]

Be thankful

It seems that these days, whenever when we read our newspapers,watch our televisions(or even check our phones) we are bombarded with bad news. Dreadful accounts of death, destruction, hatred and intolerance everywhere. The media would have us believe that our world is a wicked place and getting worse every day. “What is the world coming … [Read more…]


PRAISE and PLAY. TOWN ESTATE ROOM BARROW Every Wednesday during the school term, a small group of Mums, Grandmas and carers bring along their babies and toddlers to join with us, playing, chatting and singing. We also have a story and a craft to take home. We are a very happy and friendly group! We … [Read more…]

Friends and Family

Friends and family are vitally important to us. They keep us grounded, they help to define us. They are the ones we call on when we are in trouble. We are the ones who care for them when they need us. The word “friend” has been rather debased by social media, hasn’t it? A friend … [Read more…]

Interregnum Prayer

Dear Lord, call to our churches a true Shepherd, a man or woman of God, a minister of Christ, and make us, with him or her, a church joyful in worship and united in witness, working, caring, praising, loving, to the glory of your Name, through Christ Our Lord. Amen.

Vacancy begins on 3rd September, 2018

During the vacancy all occasional offices (christenings, weddings and funerals) will continue.  Churchwardens should be contacted to book christenings and weddings  (e-mail addresses available under ‘Our Churches’ on the web site menu.)  The Rural Dean will be contacted by the funeral directors for all funerals.

Little Saints Praise n Play

Wednesday’s during term time, 9:15-10:30 am, Barrow Town Estate Room. Little Saints is a welcoming place of parents, carers and children, 0-4 years.  There is time for refreshments, chat and play for the children. A Bible story, singing, creative play and craft activities are all part of the morning session.