DIARY

July 2018

1st –   Sunday Lunch
Share a meal with the church family at the Sir John Warren

8th –   Sea Sunday

14th –   Bishop Alastair’s Farewell Service
 3:30pm at Derby Cathedral  – a special service of
celebration and thanks.

15th – St Swithun’s Day
It is said that if it rains on 15th July, it will then rain for 40 days.

16th – PCC Meeting in Cantelupe Centre at 7:00pm

16th – St Helier
Revered in Jersey for having taken Christianity to the island Helier was beheaded by pirates and became Jersey’s first saint and martyr.

22nd – St Mary Magdalene

28th – Friends of St Mary’s Churchyard Working Party – 10am

August 2018

5th – Sunday Lunch
Share a meal with the church family at the Sir John Warren

6th – The Transfiguration of our Lord
The story is told in Matthew (17:1-9), Mark (9:1-9) and Luke (9:28-36).

12th – Carole’s Last Services at 8:00am & 10:00am ….
…. as her time with us here at St Mary’s comes to an end.

Also  –
Heritage & Classic Vehicle Show
Ilkeston Town Centre 10am – 4pm

29th – Beheading of St John the Baptist
 In modern parlance John had the best PR job of all time as God’s press officer until his death brought about by the scheming of Herodias and Salome.

30th – John Bunyan

25th – Friends of St Mary’s Churchyard Working Party – 10am

31st – Aidan
The man who brought Christianity to northern England.