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Virtual Garden Show - now accepting entries until Sunday, 16 August

The parish of Linton: St Mary is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Ely’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.
 

Use this link for previous orders of service including YouTube videos and for children's resources

The Ninth Sunday after Trinity - 9 August

 

Readings: Romans 10: 5-15; Matthew 14: 22-33. 
8 am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)  This is the order of service.

10 am Parish Eucharist. 
For those worshiping at home this is the order of service which can be used each week. There will be additional material each week - Collects; Readings; Hymns and Reflection.
This is the additional material for 9th August. On 1st,  2nd, 3rd and 5th Sundays in August this order of service and additional material will follow closely the service taking place in church. 

This is the 'Faith at Home' video for this week - Generosity.

Tuesday 11 August
7.30pm  Space for the Spirit via Zoom. To take part, register via website. The Link is available here. Meeting ID: 884 4696 5792 Passcode: 799398
Meeting Saturday 10am sign in here Meeting ID: 841 6707 6997 Passcode: 682885

Thursday 13 August
10 am Holy Communion.


The Tenth Sunday after Trinity - 16 August


Readings: Romans 11: 1-2a; 29-32;  Matthew 15 (10-20) 21-28.  
8 am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer). This is the order of service.

10 am Parish Eucharist. 
Order of service and additional material.

This is the 'Faith at Home' video for this week - Kindness.

Thursday 20 August
10am Holy Communion.
 

The Eleventh Sunday after Trinity - 23 August


Readings: Romans 11: 1-2a; 29-32;  Matthew 15 (10-20) 21-28.
8 am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)   This is the order of service.

10am Together with God.
For those worshiping at home this is the order of service which can be used each week.

Thursday 27 August
10am Holy Communion.

 

'Daily Prayer from St Mary’s Linton'

Each weekday morning from 8 June, Maggie Guite is making an episode of a podcast with this name.
 

St Mary's is now open for private prayer.

Welcomers/stewards are in attendance. Many thanks to those who have volunteered for this important task. More volunteer stewards are needed. If you can offer one or more 2-hour sessions a week, please contact Maggie Guite

Church opening hours:
Weekdays: 9 -11 am, 2- 4 pm
Saturdays: 10 - 12 noon; Sundays: 2 - 4 pm


What can you expect - coming to St Mary’s in the Covid emergency?

Please see important information.

We would like to hear your views as we prepare to resume services in the Team churches.There is an online survey "Linton Team Ministry Worship during Lockdown" which we invite you to complete. Closing date 12 noon Monday, 20 July 2020.

The Church Times also has an online survey.  Coronavirus, Church & You. “Record your experience of the pandemic, the ministry that you have given or received, and what you think will happen to churches in a post-pandemic world.” The Church Times is very keen to hear from lay people. 

St Mary's ready for private pr

St Mary's ready for private prayer.
Photo kindly supplied by Sarah King


 

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A screenshot of a recent Zoom service
Photo kindly supplied by David Parry-Smith

 

St Mary’s, the Parish Church of Linton, Cambridgeshire is a diverse and inclusive worshiping community. We believe in life lived in the company of others and of God.

See the Worship menu for a Parish Prayer Board. where we can post prayer requests and items for thanksgiving. Items will generally stay on for a fortnight. Fill in this contact form or email the Parish Administrator. Where prayer is asked for individuals, those posting the request MUST have the individual’s permission or goodwill if either details of the prayer request are given, or a surname is mentioned.

See this video tailored for St Mary's, Linton from The Church of England on the importance of giving during the Pandemic.

Check the Resources section - ‘Things to lift your spirit’.