The original date of the collection of Christmas gifts from the parish for the Mission to Seafarers was 2 December, which coincides with the last day of the second lockdown. As a result, we will postpone the final collection date until Friday 11 December, when hopefully the churches will be open again for Christmas! Just […]
It won’t be long until we can confirm just how you can join us in celebrating Christmas this year in the parish. Of course it won’t be quite the same as usual but we are working hard to bring you the best online services we can. So watch this space!
HELLO! Dear families, we are currently unable to open Tots and Toys in Norton St Philip Church for our babes and toddlers. But if you are new to the parish or newly at home with a young family, I would still like to say hello and you can contact me by phone or email for […]
Hi I’m Alex the pioneer minister here in the parish, living and working in the village of Rode. Jessie, my border collie, and I moved here at the end of June 2020 and have spent the last few months settling in to life in a new community. As a pioneer my role is to be […]
Over the years I have likened the team at Hardington Vale to a Camper van in the garage, to a ship setting out to sail, and when I look at you I see a wonderful team – fellow labourers in the harvest. Each and everyone one of you plays a vital role -parish wardens, deputy […]
Enjoy the curate, Jo Robinson’s, ordination which took place on 27 September in Wells Cathedral by clicking on the video below.
who run the local foodbank. This organisation works with local people from all backgrounds to promote greater equality Urgently required are: UHT MILK TINNED/INSTANT POTATOES PULSES TINNED GREEN VEG COLD MEATS/HOT MEATS COFFEE AND TEA TINNED SPAGHETTI TINNED SNACKS PASTA SAUCE SAUCES FOR RICE RICE CUSTARD INSTANT PASTA SNACKS Please take your donations to Sainsbury’s […]
Weddings can now take place in our churches, albeit with certain Covid-19 restrictions in place. Many weddings scheduled for 2020 are now being re-scheduled for next year so if you are considering getting married in 2021 we would encourage you to agree a date with the Rector as soon as possible as it looks like […]
We are introducing said Holy Communion services during August as follows:- 2 August 10.30 am St Lawrence, Rode 9 August 10.30 am St Philip & St James, Norton St Philip 16 August 10.30 am St Lawrence, Rode 23 August 10.30 am St Philip & St James, Norton St Philip 30 August 10.30 am United Holy […]
MINUTES OF A MEETING OF THE PCC Held using Zoom The meeting was chaired by The Rector NOTE: Due to the Covid -19 lockdown no elections have taken place, so the PCC members and officers appointed in 2019 are still in place. The Rector played the song “Be still and know that I am God” […]