St Francis of Assisi, Petts Wood

For it is in giving that we receive.

Weekly Services
Sunday
8:00 am - Said Eucharist
10.30 am - Sung Eucharist

Weekdays
Monday - Saturday Morning Prayer 7.45 am  
Tuesday 7.00 pm Said Eucharist
Wednesday* and Thursday 9.30 am Said Eucharist

(* Except for 2nd Wedneday in the Month, see Mothers Union)

Prayer Book Evensong 
followed by a service of 
Benediction for the Holy Sacrament  
1st Sunday of each month at 5.00pm and then at 5.40pm
A simple service of Evensong from the Book of Common Prayer, consisting of a bible and modern reading, psalms and hymns, NO sermon.

Taizé Style Service
3rd Sunday of each month at 5.00pm
Alternating each month between ourselves and the United Reformed Church, Willet Way.
This is a simple reflective service of modern reading, simple chants and quiet reflection,
The service should last service about 35 minutes followed by light refreshments. 
Worshippers from all denominations are warmly invited.

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 St Francis

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Highlighted Dates.

Also see 
St Francis Liturgical Calendar for all our services this year.

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26th February Ash Wednesday 7.30 pm


1st March
 1st Sunday in Lent


22nd March
Family Service 10.30 am
(Mothering Sunday)
or Rose Sunday 
Mothering Sunday swag


Holy Week
As we start our Holy Week services, we hope that you will be able to come join us,
and we look forward to welcoming you
for one, some, or all of our services over this Easter period,
please come and say hello.

 
5th April Palm Sunday 10.30 am
(A procession with palm crosses starting in the Church hall)

9th April Maundy Thursday 7.30 pm
(During this service we have the washing of the feet and we cover up statues and strip the alter bare in preparation for three days of mourning for the emptiness of the world)

10th April Good Friday 12 noon to 3.00pm
(St Johns Passion is sung on the hour and half hour, this is the reflection of the last seven words Christ said upon the cross, this set between peoples own silent prayer and reflection.)
Please come in and out of the church as you wish and feel able to.

11th April Holy Saturday 7.30 pm
The Easter Vigil
(We renewal our baptismal vows and celebrate the first Communion of Easter)

Easter Boarder
12th April Easter Sunday 
8.00 am Said Communion in our Lady Chapel
10.30 pm Sung Communion 


The Celebration that is Easter Day, we look forward to welcoming you, and a chance after the service for the little ones to look round the church for hidden eggs!
Easter

Advance notice: 3rd May
8.00 am service as normal in the Lady Chapel,
but there will be NO 10.30 service this morning,
however we will be celebrating with a confirmation service at 6.00 pm
We would like to welcome the family and friends of
Alex Graham 
and we also welcome Bishop Simon to officiate 
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7th June  Family Service (Trinity Sunday)

14th June Family service.
We would also very much like to  welcome this morning the Friends and Family of
 
Alisa and James Smith 
on the occasion of the Baptism of their Son 
Henry James.
Baptism Cross (Boy)