David, our Rector, is taking some time out to walk the pilgrim route from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port in the French Pyrenees to Santiago de Compostela. The map of his route is shown above and his daily schedule below. Walking 500 miles in 33 days – one day for every year that Jesus lived on earth Please pray […]
As part of this year’s National Prayer Weekend, St Mary’s will be holding an Evening of Prayer on Friday 28th September from 7.30pm to 9.15pm. During the evening, there will be a talk entitled ‘Focus on Prayer and Healing’ by Revd Michael McDonald‐Woodhall. There will also be quiet reflection, worship‐led contemplation, prayer stations, plus an […]
Letters to the Exiles Seven Wednesday evenings from 3rd October. Based on the film series “For the Life of the World”, this course explores the deeper meaning of salvation, including: What is salvation actually for? What it means to be “in the world not of it” How God’s purposes are woven into every area of […]
Gift Sunday is on 23 September. This will be an opportunity to celebrate the many gifts, talents and resources that God provides for growing God’s Kingdom through St Mary’s Princes Risborough, and to review again our own response in light of God’s generosity. The name may have changed, from ‘Thank you to God Sunday’ or ‘Stewardship […]
Join us for a night of good company and laughter to brighten up your winter evenings, on the fourth Saturday of the month, in St Mary’s Church Hall at 6pm. Families with children welcome – drinks and snacks will be available for sale, or bring your own. 22nd September – Film Night! 27th October – […]
The 2018 Bucks Historic Churches Ride and Stride event took place on Saturday 8th September. We raised about £850 on Saturday 8th September. So, with the GiftAid claimed, half will go to the Bucks Historic Churches Trust, and the remaining £500 goes towards St Mary’s Works during 2019. Throughout the county, it was a bit […]
Sadly for us, Sunday 26th August was Jean Smith’s last Sunday at St Mary’s before her move to Penzance. For the thirty years that Jean has lived in Princes Risborough she has been very actively involved in St Mary’s Church life, through her pastoral work at local care homes, home communion visits, the choir, the […]
Following the recent meetings to discuss the Vision of St Mary’s, a summary of the feedback ( Vision meetings 2018 – Feedback ) is now available for download from this website.
Our annual Time to Remember Service takes place on 9th September 2018 at 3pm in St Mary’s Church. All are welcome to attend, in particular those who have suffered bereavement in the past year and wish to have a moment to remember their loved ones. Refreshments will be served afterwards in the Chapter House.
We have just received Nicci Maxwell’s latest newsletter. Read all about her training and preparations for her time in Uganda. Nicci Maxwell link letter no 2