April Magazine

April Services at Ansley Churches  3rd April Passion Sunday St John’s 10.30 a.m. Morning Worship 10th April Palm  Sunday St Laurence’s 10.30 a.m. Special Service   14th April Maundy Thursday St John’s   7.00 p.m. Special Service with Holy Communion 17th April Easter Day St Laurence’s 10.30 a.m. Holy Communion   17th April Easter Day … Read more

Mothering Sunday Service 27.03.22

 Hymn  – O For a Closer Walk With God 1 O for a closer walk with God, a calm and heav’nly frame, a light to shine upon the road that leads me to the Lamb! 2 Where is the blessedness I knew when first I sought the Lord? Where is the soul refreshing view of … Read more

Maundy Thursday

To commemorate the instigation of the Communion Service on the night Jesus was betrayed, first Maundy Thursday, we hold a special Communion service at St. John’s church each year. Commencing at 7 p.m. we will all partake in a light meal of  bread and soup, then we celebrate Holy Communion followed by singing hymns. Everyone … Read more

Memorial Service

Each year at the end of January we hold a special service to remember those who have gone before us. We invite all those who have been bereaved in the past year but any one who wants can attend and remember their loved ones. The names of all those who have died are read. There … Read more

Ringing Remembers

“We will remember them”   As part of the nation-wide commemoration of the centenary of the signing of the Armistice and cessation of hostilities the bells of St. Laurence Ansley were rung from 12.30 p.m. on Sunday 11th November 2018. Taking part were: 1 Maureen Web, 2 Ian Antill, 3 Christopher Guise, 4 Margaret Antill 5&6 Anthony … Read more

Sunday 20th 3rd Sunday of Lent

Before we start today’s service, there are two messages we would like you to read and pray about. Firstly Bishop Christopher writes: “I write to you from the Houses of Parliament. I have been here all week. The Ukrainian Crisis has been a constant theme. Each day I’ve led prayers in the House of Lords, … Read more

March Magazine

Please see below an update on church services for March 2022 (As at 25th February 2022) The government has now published its Guidance on Living with COVID-19. (See www.gov.uk) Guidance for staff and students in most educational establishments and childcare settings to undertake twice weekly asymptomatic testing was removed on 21st February. Since Thursday 24th February people in … Read more

Marie’s March Article

It was unbelievable at the end of January to see Greek Islands, as well as the mainland of Greece and Turkey, covered with thick snow.  It seems as if the weather is going haywire.  We also in this country have had some strange weather as during January we had little rain, no snow or ice … Read more