Yearly Archives: 2013

St Lawrence Churchyard – Managing Bio-diversity

Our churchyard maintenance team works hard to encourage bio-diversity at St Lawrence by letting wildflowers and meadow grasses grow, which in turn provide a haven for wildlife. The flowers and grasses are harvested in the autumn after they have set … Continue reading

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Rejoice! in August

For our first Rejoice! holy communion service at Stockton church we experienced a combination of traditional ways of praying alongside prayer activities and times of reflection. We made dough together, reflecting on the centrality of bread and nurture in the … Continue reading

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Welcome Phoebe

On 4th August 2013 at St. Lawrence Lindridge we welcomed Phoebe Louise Hope Bright from Tenbury Wells into our Church family.

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Holiday Club 2013

Teme Valley North Parish joined forces with Tenbury Team Ministry for Holiday Club 2013 which ran from 25th to 26th July at St Mary’s Church, Tenbury. The club was a great success, taking on the theme of “EXCITING ADVENTURES”. We … Continue reading

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Forest Fun!

As part of Teme Valley North’s programme of Children’s Events and Activities we organised a visit to the Wyre Forest Discovery Centre, Callow Hill, on Monday 29th July. A group of 16 children, together with parents and carers from across … Continue reading

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Pensax Parish Communion – 21st July

It was a Parish Communion with a difference at Pensax on Sunday 21st July. The Rev’d Eva McIntyre and her Forum Theatre team presented two short dramatisations related to topics affecting those of us who live in the countryside. One … Continue reading

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Lindridge Baby and Toddler Group Newsletter – Summer 2013

This term’s taster sessions have come to an end, and I thought it would be good to write down some of the achievements for this term. Over the term we have had 15 families in total attend the sessions, which … Continue reading

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Rejoice!

Rejoice! was at Pensax Village Hall this month – on a glorious hot summer afternoon. This month’s Rejoice! was based around art and the Tree of Glory. The art theme follows on from Music in the May Rejoice! and Drama … Continue reading

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Deanery Pilgrimage

The Deanery met together this morning to worship in the beautiful grounds of Kyre Park. The weather was sunny and warm and the swallows and house martins were flying overhead, singing their hearts out and feeding their young. Bishop Michael … Continue reading

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The Lindridge Show

What a glorious day! Reminiscent of a country fete of yesteryear. We were graced by Tenbury Band who entertained us with their music and poetry. The dog show, lots of lovely entrants, all well behaved. The church fete had some … Continue reading

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May’s Rejoice! Gathering – Ascension

This was the second Rejoice! gathering at Lindridge Parish Hall, where the Rev’d Robert Jones led us in some wonderful worship songs from around the world. Rev’d Louise talked about the Ascension and how the disciples ran down the mountain … Continue reading

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Ascension Day Service at St. Lawrence with Lindridge School

It’s always a delight to have the school in the Church. Sadly the traditional walk and picnic on Ascension Day was, quite literally, a wash out, but we marked the event with a short service of hymns, readings and prayer. … Continue reading

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Welcome Amy

On the 5th May 2013 at St. Lawrence’s Lindridge we welcomed Amy Lambert from Frith Common into our Church family.

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Bothy Open Days

Once again we thank Hilary for opening her Nursery and conservatory to the Church to serve tea and coffee and also to sell cakes and other produce. In spite of a few showers, a hail storm and a cool wind … Continue reading

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Welcome Lily

On the 13th April 2013 at St. Lawrence’s Lindridge we welcomed Lily Elizabeth Yarnold from Broombank into our Church family, baptised by Canon Michael Lloyd Rees.

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April’s Rejoice! Gathering

We held our fourth Rejoice! gathering at St. Andrew’s Church, Stockton-on-Teme on the theme of The Road to Emmaus. Betty took us on a pilgrimage along the road to Emmaus, where the disciples were on a journey with Jesus and … Continue reading

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Welcome Charlie

On the 14th April 2013 at St Andrew’s Stockton-on-Teme we welcomed Charles Tidmarsh into our Church family.

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April’s Mid-week Break

At our Mid-week Break in April we decided to follow an Easter/Spring theme and small Easter eggs, daffodils and biscuits were placed on each table. A large table was home to suitably decorated small cakes with Easter cards and Easter/Spring … Continue reading

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Welcome Kelly and Dalton

This morning at St Lawrence, Lindridge, we welcomed Kelly James and her baby son Dalton into our church membership. Mother and son were baptised in the presence of their relatives, friends, and church members. We thank Kelly, and her family … Continue reading

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Good Friday Craft Workshop

Our annual Easter Workshop for the Parish of Teme Valley North was this year held at Knighton. The event was well supported with 50+ parents, carers and children in attendance, filling the Parish Room. Many crafts were on offer for … Continue reading

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