Suspension of Most Church Sunday Services

Suspension of Most Church Sunday Services

A message from our Rector – Rev Phil Michell:   (7th Jan 2021) I have spent much time considering what our response should be to the latest lockdown and to the fact that the NHS is at a critical point due to the more contagious version of the Covid virus. I have...
Carol Singing in our Parishes – UPDATE

Carol Singing in our Parishes – UPDATE

***WEATHER UPDATE*** Due to the howling gale this evening, we have postponed the Hulland Ward Carol singing to Christmas Eve.  We’ll be starting near Ashes Avenue at 4pm and will sing a few carols at various locations around Hulland Ward.  Feel free to join us...
Change to Kniveton Service this Sunday

Change to Kniveton Service this Sunday

Most people should have been informed, but in case you have missed it…. Kniveton church will NOT be having a service of Holy Communion on Sunday 20th December. It has been replaced with the outdoor (socially distanced) carol singing in the churchyard at...
The Stable in…. Hulland!

The Stable in…. Hulland!

Sadly, we can’t hold a Crib Service this Christmas Eve, but….. ….. we have managed to install a stable in Hulland for people to visit. It is directly opposite Hulland Garage, next to the post box. A HUGE THANK YOU to Audrey and Arthur Gray for...
Christmas Eve Service on the telephone

Christmas Eve Service on the telephone

For those members of our congregations who are not able to attend any of our services in church, we are holding a Christmas Eve Holy Communion service on the telephone at 7.30pm. We shall be using a different order of service.  You can either download it from one of...
Messy Christingle

Messy Christingle

We would like to invite you to join us (online) for a Messy Christingle! It is on Saturday 5th December at 4.00pm on Zoom for approx. 1 hour.  The link is at the bottom of this post. What you will need: Shoebox craft:  shoe box or similar sized box (up to A4 size);...
Light up the Darkness!

Light up the Darkness!

Celebrate the best things in lifeHelp to fill this tree full of lights. (by the gate into Atlow Churchyard)Each light can be dedicated by you to mark important things in your life – the birth of a child, a wedding, the love of someone dear, a great life, a...
Thank You – from the Padley Centre

Thank You – from the Padley Centre

Dear Friends at Hulland Benefice HARVEST 2020 On behalf of everyone at Padley, I would like to thank you for your kind Harvest gift donation. This contribution is invaluable in enabling us to continue delivering services to the most vulnerable in our society.  This...
A Month of Prayer

A Month of Prayer

On Wednesday 4 November, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York and Bishop of London called the Church of England to prayer for the nation throughout the month of November.  You can read the Archbishops’ letter by clicking here. A prayer for each week is on the...