August 4th 2014

August 4, 2014 by Sally Robinson No Comments
The date that marks 100 years since the start of World War 1 – the war to end all wars! This is neither a celebration nor a commemoration but rather an opportunity to reflect on the world’s desperate need for peace, a need very much emphasised by the news of conflicts around the world at this time. Bp John, Oxford Ad Clerum July 2014 The words and, sometimes, the very presence of the Bible wer...

4-11 August Week of Commemoration

July 25, 2014 by Sally Robinson No Comments
The country will be commemorating the 100th anniversary of the First World War. Sir Edward Grey, Foreign Secretary at the time, uttered these words on the eve of Britain officially entering WW1 “The lamps are going out all over Europe, we shall not see them lit again in our lifetime.“   Throughout the next four years but especially during the period 4 to 11 August 2014 there will be eve...

St. Mary’s – a Family Church

September 11, 2013 by Sally Robinson No Comments
Children and young people are welcomed at St.Mary’s Church and there are family services on the second Sunday of each month at 10 o’clock.  These services are specifically aimed at children and a great way of meeting other young families in the parish.  There is a toy box for little ones to explore and plenty of drinks and snacks – just in case! Throughout the year St.Mary’s holds a numb...

Any Budding Young Reporters or Artists?

January 7, 2013 by Pyrton PCC No Comments
If anyone would like to write a short report or submit a drawing based on any of the events they attend at St.Mary’s we would love to include them on this website. Please leave them in the labelled box at the back of the church. ...