Archives for March 2016

Parish Forum Meeting 10th March, 2016

The Forum heard: more about the plans for the Parish Mission (14 – 19 May) to be conducted by the Franciscan Friars and Sisters of the Renewal that the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity service at St Edward’s had been well received by other churches, and the UCM were thanked for their contribution that […]

Parish Forum Meeting 12th November, 2015

The Forum: heard that St John Ogilvie Church was to remain open noted that the proposed Interfaith Forum had been supported by many churches and was likely to go ahead heard that Churches Together was exploring with Kettering Council ways in which support could be given to refugees agreed that the parish mission should be […]

Parish Forum Meeting 14th January, 2016

The Forum: Decided to give more thought to the Parish Mission (15 – 22 May) at its next meeting noted that the progress was being made in establishing an Interfaith Forum heard that the Diocesan celebration for married couples was to be held on 13th February in Luton (see posters in each church) noted that […]

Parish Forum Meeting 10th September, 2015

The Forum: agreed to support the establishment of an Interfaith Forum noted the improved lighting in St Edward’s agreed that it would be necessary to reintroduce Services of Word and Holy Communion led by Deacon Keith at each church once a month asked for ideas on preparing for the Parish Mission with the Franciscans of […]

Parish Forum Meeting 9th July, 2015

The Forum: paid tribute to Mick Cully for his work for the parish heard a presentation from the diocesan youth service and agreed to seek volunteers to be trained to run sessions for older teenagers using the youth catechism in the Autumn heard a presentation by the diocesan Cafod representative and agreed to look for […]

Pastoral Notes 27th March, 2016

EASTER FLOWERS Every year a group of parishioners gather to make the paper Easter flowers which are then scattered over the Congregation at the end of the Easter Vigil Mass, usually about 11pm! This effort has to be thanked, especially as it brings a smile to so many faces and provides a memento of the […]