St Peter’s Church is holding a Flower Festival between Friday 30th June and Sunday 2nd July, as part of the celebrations of 40 years since St Peter's Re-Hallowing.
“ ABANDONED - then - RE-BORN “ arrangements will depict the life of St Peter's and opening times are:
Friday 30th June 10am to 4pm
Sat 1st July 10am to 4pm
Sun 2nd July 11.30am to 2pm
St Thomas’s Church at Melbury Abbas is holding a Pets' Service on Sunday 18th June at 11.15am. All are welcome at this service and bring a pet along for a blessing.
This Saturday and Sunday, the 10th and 11th of June, Oaklands Garden, on Village Road in East Orchard, will be open between 2.30pm and 5.30pm. £5 entry to include cream tea. In aid of the refurbishment of St James Church, Shaftesbury. Enquiries – 01747 812365.
On Saturday July 1st at 7.30pm, the choir of St Peter's, with additional singers, will be singing part of Karl Jenkins' Mass of the Armed Man, with other items. We rehearse at 6.45pm on Thursday evenings in the church and would welcome some extra singers, in all voices. If you are interested please contact Harold Jackson on 01963 824894 or John Kitching on 01747 852797 or just come to rehearsal. All music will be provided. Thank you.
Team Council Report with Appendices
The Team Council Report is available in advance of the Team Service at St Mary's, Motcombe at 10am on 30th April which is being followed by the Team Council AGM.
St. Peter’s Children’s Easter craft activities
The Sunday club workers are putting on a craft activity morning on Wednesday of Holy week. The session is running from 10:00 - 11:30am and aimed at primary aged children. We hope people will drop in, enjoy a cup of tea and cake and stay with their children who will be entertained with many craft activities available. The morning is free with an opportunity to make a donation.
Please note that the team office is closed from Friday 10th March at 12noon and reopens at 9am on Monday 20th March. If you need to urgently contact a member of clergy then their contact details can be found on this website, or if your message is non urgent please call 01747 853060 to leave a message, or email us via firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond as soon as we can when the office reopens. Thank you.
The outdoor Nativity took place in Shaftesbury on 18th December, well attended and enjoyed by everyone. A big thank you to everyone who helped organise the event and everyone who took part. We hope you enjoy the photographs attached here provided by Mike Bailey.
It was St Peter's turn to hold the Team Christingle Service this year, and as you can tell from the photographs this part candle-lit service was enjoyed by children and adults alike.