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…]

July Services

Sunday 7 July Third Sunday  after Trinity 14 July Fourth Sunday after Trinity 21 July Fifth Sunday after Trinity 28 July Sixth Sunday after Trinity Barrow Minister 10.45 am CW Holy Communion Revd Sam Long 4.00 pm Evening Prayer Nicola Grieves 10.45 am CW Holy Communion Revd Sam Long 10.45 am All Together-All Age Nicola … [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…]

Service for June

Sunday 2 June Seventh Sunday of Easter 9 June Pentecost 16 June Trinity Sunday 23 June First Sunday after Trinity 30 June Second Sunday after Trinity Barrow Minister 10.45 am CW Holy Communion   Revd Canon Mark Haworth 4.00 pm Evening Prayer     Liz Reed, Churchwarden 10.45 am CW Holy Communion   Revd Sam … [Read more…]

Services for May

Sunday 5 May Third Sunday of Easter   12 May Fourth Sunday of Easter   19 May Fifth Sunday of Easter   26 May Rogation 30 May Ascension Day Thursday 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 … [Read more…]

PRAISE and PLAY

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…]

Services for March

Sunday 3 March Sunday next before Lent 6 March Ash Wednesday 10 March First Sunday in Lent 17 March Second Sunday in Lent 24 March Third Sunday in Lent 31 March Fourth Sunday of Lent Mothering Sunday Barrow Minister 10.45 am CW Holy Communion   Revd Sam Long   7.30 pm Benefice Holy Communion Revd … [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.