What we do 


This week in the parish

10:00am Pram Club (Samworth Centre)   during Term Time              

10:00am - 11:30am Come & Grow Club (Thorpe Arnold Village Hall) during Term Time
6:30pm Melton Hand bell Ringers Practice
7:30pm Melton Bell Ringers Practice

7:00pm - 8:00pm Thorpe Arnold Bell-ringing Practice

10:00am-11:00am Tiny Tots Service (St Mary’s Church, MM) during Term Time                 
1:45pm - 2:45pm Pram Service (Thorpe Arnold Church)  during Term Time

6:30pm St Mary's Choir rehearsal ~ All voices (St Mary’s Church, MM)
Monday, 20th August
8.30am Morning Prayer (St Mary’s, MM)
10am-12noon NCS Coffee Morning (St Mary’s, MM)

Tuesday, 21st August
8.30am Morning Prayer (St Mary’s, MM)
12noon Funeral (St Mary’s Church, MM)

Wednesday, 22nd August
8.30am Morning Prayer (St Mary’s, MM)
11.15/11.30am Litany & Holy Communion (St Mary’s, MM)

Thursday, 23rd August
8.45am Holy Communion (St Mary’s, MM)
2.00pm Interment of Ashes (St Mary the Virgin, Thorpe Arnold)
4.00pm Interment of Ashes (St Mary’s, MM)

Friday, 24th August
6.00pm Wedding Rehearsal (St Mary’s, MM)

Saturday, 25th August
10.30am Baptism Preparation (St Mary’s, MM)
1.00pm Wedding (St Mary’s MM)

Sunday, 26th August
12.05pm Care & Share (Samworth Centre)

Services in the Parish
Find out which services are on in the parish on Sunday by reading on... More ...
Alpha course 2018
It’s a couple of years now since we have run an Alpha Course… so we’re offering one starting on October 23rd. For more details, read on... More ...
ride and stride
Chance to raise funds 
Ride and Stride is an opportunity on Saturday, September 8th, for you to raise funds for your church - cycle, walk, horse-ride, run, jog or drive your mobility scooter. To find out more, read on... More ...
Prayer initiatives
The monthly Prayer Diary for August is now available to download. To find out more, read on... More ...
Stewart's big day
Congratulations to Stewart Betts who was ordained deacon, along with seven other people, in Leicester Cathedral by Bishop Martyn on Sunday, July 1st. More ...
Songs of Praise from Launde Abbey
One of the BBC’s Songs of Praise programmes which was filmed at Launde Abbey during Bishop Martyn’s School of Prayer was shown on Sunday, June 24th. More ...