Weekly Update – 5th March 2017

NEW BISHOP OF SHEFFIELD See the PCC notice board, the green sheet and the website for updates.In a recent letter Bishop Peter (Doncaster) said; ‘During this first week of Lent Bishop Philip will be taking time for prayer and reflection on retreat. Having heard the criticisms and concerns, alongside the

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Weekly Update – 26th February 2017

NEW BISHOP OF SHEFFIELD The PCC discussed the appointment at their last meeting and are responding in ways that will express concern and provide a basis for our future relationship with him. More details on the PCC notice board. Please hold him and us in your prayers. Sue, Sarah &

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Weekly Update – 19th February 2017

BROOMFIELD ROAD CLOSURE on Sunday 26th of February Broomfield Road will be closed for a day for construction work on the hospital. We are working with them to minimise noise and disruption but please adjust any travel plans accordingly. InnesNEW BISHOP OF SHEFFIELD The PCC discussed the appt at the

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Weekly Update – 12th February 2017

NEW BISHOP OF SHEFFIELD the Rt Revd Philip North met with women clergy in the diocese last week.  Unfortunately we are having trouble getting adequate notes.  He explained that he is very supportive of women in leadership in the Diocese.  He assured us of his pastoral support. He said that

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Weekly Update – 5th February

NEW BISHOP OF SHEFFIELD is to be the Rt Revd Philip North, currently the suffragan Bishop of Burnley. See the St Marks website for more details. Bishop Philip has arranged a meeting with all women clergy in the diocese on Tuesday morning. Please hold him and us in your prayers.

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Weekly Update – 29th January 2017

KEYS  We also need to ensure that our records of keyholders are up to date so please would you let Innes know exactly which keys you have been issued with and why.  Many thanks.  Sue  THE NEXT SUNDAY LUNCH will be on February 26. A great way to get to

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Weekly Update – 22nd January 2017

SUPPORT SMALL-SCALE FARMERS IN AFRICA TODAY There will be an opportunity today to send a postcard to local MPs about the disastrous New Alliance for Food Security. The European parliament’s review of this scheme, which receives £600m of UK aid money, finds that it benefits big business at the expense

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Weekly Update – 15 January 2017

RHIANNON CLAYTON The Memorial Service for Rhiannon will be held here at St Mark’s at 11am on Monday 16th January. All are welcome to attend. Please continue to hold her family in your thoughts and prayers. Thank you.  Sue TURN CHRISTMAS CARDS INTO NEW TREES Take your cards to an

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Weekly Update – 15 January 2017

RHIANNON CLAYTON The Memorial Service for Rhiannon will be held here at St Mark’s at 11am on Monday 16th January. All are welcome to attend. Please continue to hold her family in your thoughts and prayers. Thank you.  Sue TURN CHRISTMAS CARDS INTO NEW TREES Take your cards to an

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Weekly Update – 8th January 2017

NOTICES   VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TODAY after the service to assist in taking down Christmas decorations from around the church. Any help greatly appreciated.   NEW PRAYER GROUPS 2017 1) An open Julian Prayer Group will start on Mon 16th Jan at 6.30pm. A contemplative space with extended silence at its

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