NEWS & EVENTS

Morning Prayer is at 8.30am Tuesday to Friday, except public holidays. All are welcome, and for coffee afterwards.

22 March 2020

DATES FOR THE DIARY

Wednesday 18 March            Lenten Studies 7pm Soup dinner 6.30pm

Sunday 5 April                       Palm Sunday

Thursday 9 April                    Maundy Thursday 8pm

Friday 10 April                       Solemn Liturgy 10am

Saturday 11 April`                 Great Paschal Vigil 9pm

Sunday 12 April                      Easter Day

 

LENTEN STUDIES

This year’s combined St Mary’s/Mark the Evangelist Lenten Studies will run over Wednesdays March 4 til April 1, 7.00-8.30pm, at Mark the Evangelist, 4 Elm Street, North Melbourne. A shared soup and bread tea will be served from 6.30pm. This year will be based on ‘The sign and the Sacrifice: the Meaning of the Cross and Resurrection’ by Rowan Williams A booklet with the full Lent / Holy Week / Easter programme is available for collection.

PALM SUNDAY WALK FOR JUSTICE FOR REFUGEES – 5 APRIL

“The organisers of the Palm Sunday Walk for Justice or Refugees have announced that due to the current public health concerns and the ban on outdoor gatherings above 500 people, the Walk will not go ahead in the usual format. Instead, an alternative ‘virtual event’ will take place in which those who are interested can participate online to show support for refugees and asylum seekers (see https://www.facebook.com/palmsundaywalk).”

ST MARY’S FAIR SATURDAY 2 MAY 2020

The annual Parish Fair will be held this year on May 2 from 10am til 2pm

Harriet Jenkins is the Fair coordinator so if you have any queries or would like to help please contact Harriet at hjenkins@stmarys.org.au .

We do need lemons and sauce jars which can be dropped of in the kitchen.

 

ST MARY’S STITCHERS

St Mary’s Stitcher’s Group meets every Thursday at 10am in the small hall. Please join us on any Thursday.

CHILDRENS’ MINISTRY

“Light Up!“-  First Sunday of the Month.

“Messy St Mary’s” – Third Sunday of the Month.

Sunday School  – every other week in the Main Hall during the 10am service. Please let Harriet know if you would like to join in or want more information.

ST MARY’S GARDEN GROUP                       

Please join us on the Saturday 14th March from 10am til noon.

The garden group meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month to help maintain the gardens around the church.

ST MARY’S – RELIEF PROGRAM

Through the Melbourne Anglican Benevolent we donate meat to St Mark’s Fitzroy to feed the homeless. If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation to our fund please contact office or go to this Link