Forthcoming Services and events:
Morning Prayer will be read at St Mary’s this week on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 08:30 and Wednesday at 08:15
Thursday June 22nd: 19:30 Deanery Synod at Cleeton and Silvington Parish Hall
Friday June 23rd: 19:30 Stottesdon PCC Meeting; 19:45 Bell-ringing practice, St Mary’s, Stottesdon
Readings for Morning and Evening Prayer this week:
MP: Psalm 30; Job 13; Romans 7:1-6.
EP: Psalm 28; Joshua 14; Luke 12:1-12.
MP: Psalm 36; Job 14; Romans 7:7-end.
EP: Psalm 33; Joshua 21:43-22:8; Luke 12:13-21.
MP: Psalm 34; Job 15; Romans 8:1-11.
EP: Psalm 119:33-56; Joshua 22:9-end; Luke 12:22-31.
MP: Psalm 37; Job 16:1-17:2; Romans 8:12-17.
EP: Psalm 40; Joshua 23; Luke 12:32-40.
Friday (Etheldreda of Ely)
MP: Psalm 31; Job 17:3-end; Romans 8:18-30.
EP: Psalm 35; Joshua 24:1-28; Luke 12:41-48.
Saturday (Birth of John the Baptist)
MP: Psalm 50; Malachi 3:1-6; Luke 3:1-17.
EP: Psalm 80; Malachi 4; Matthew 11:2-19.
John the Baptist was a kinsman of Jesus through their mothers. His baptism of Jesus in the River Jordan marked the beginning of Jesus’ public ministry, and is the first explicit expression of God as Trinity in the Gospel story. Our church at Middleton Scriven is dedicated to John the Baptist.