Our News Archive

6pm Prayer for the Nation

In a letter to the Nation at the beginning of November, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York called upon the Church of England to make November 2020 a month of prayer for our nation – knowing that we are in the faithful hands of the risen Christ who knows our weaknesses, tiredness and struggles and

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Rev David Payne Licensed via Zoom

On Tuesday 10th November Rev Payne received his official licence as Priest in Charge of our Benefice via a Zoom meeting which was conducted by Bishop Alan.  Despite the lack of physical contact the service was well attended by his previous parishioners along with our own congregation who all wished him well. We feel privileged

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Remembrance at Pulloxhill

‘At the going down of the sun and in the morning we will remember them’ Due to the new Covid regulations we regret the planned Service of Remembrance will not take place on 8th November. However the war memorial is suitably decorated as a tribute to the fallen. (See picture) Please remember to support the

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Successful Shoe Box Appeal

Some of the filled shoe boxes ready for delivery in November. Once again the congregation of Pulloxhill Church has shown great generosity in providing shoe boxes filled with gifts for children under the Samaritan’s Purse ~ ‘Operation Christmas Child’. We are delighted to support this worthwhile cause and thank everyone involved especially Anne Stiles and

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October News

This has been a busy month with lots going on in the background and at meetings. We are very blessed at St. James with the number of people who support and help the Church and it’s a good time this month to recognise as many of them as possible.  We held our Vestry and Annual

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VIRUS DOESN’T HAMPER HARVEST!

The Harvest Festival service on 27th September was a joyous occasion and very well attended. Members of the Parish were extremely generous with donations to the Food Bank and we were also invited to contribute to the Bishop’s Harvest Appeal which will go to farmers in Nepal who are establishing bee colonies – a worthwhile

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Holy Communion

Great to be back in Church

Sunday 6th September was a landmark day for our lovely church when we were able to open for a slightly smaller congregation to enjoy Morning Prayer.  All the Covid safety measures worked well and it felt good to worship together again in a sparkling clean church with Roy leading the service.   On 13th September we

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COMING BACK TO CHURCH ON SEPTEMBER 6 2020

We are all looking forward to coming back to church on September 6th and details of services for September through to the end of November can be found on the ‘About our Services’ tab.  However, the experience will be different until the Covid virus presents no threat, so the following message will let you know

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Shoe Box Appeal for Christmas 2020

Last year our Shoe Box Appeal was incredibly successful and this year we are hoping to repeat this success. The shoe boxes will have to be completed by the end of October ready for the collection date in early November.  For further information please contact Duncan Robb or Anne Stiles – see contacts page or

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2020 Nativity Windows

Every Christmas we have been delighted by the imaginative nativity scenes displayed by local organisations in the church windows.  Sadly the Covid cleaning regulations are going to make it difficult to organise this year.  However we hope that everyone in the village will display their own nativity scenes in the windows of their houses for

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EXCITING NEWS

From 6th September we plan to hold a service each Sunday at 11 am in our beautiful church. We have been working hard on all the essential protocols to follow in order for this to happen and you can be assured that everything is being planned with the safety of all as a priority.  More

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RIP PAT PORTER

REST IN PEACE PAT PORTER Pat Porter was a faithful member of our Pulloxhill congregation and a valued contributor to our catering committee, cheerfully helping at all our social events.  She always showed concern for others and her warm welcoming smile was a pleasure to behold.  Her many friends will miss her company and our

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ANSWERS TO QUIZ QUESTIONS SET 25TH MAY 2020

2020-05-25 Website quiz with anwers How many verses are in the National Anthem? 3 Ferrous metals all contain which element? Iron In gardening, what is the more formal word for the prongs of a fork or rake? Tines What are studied by a seismologist? Earthquakes The crosses of which three saints appear on the Union

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ANSWERS TO QUIZ SET ON MAY 18TH 2020

2020-05-18 Website quiz with answers Under what sort of tree was Isaac Newton sitting when he developed the theory of gravity? An apple tree What is the young of an eel called? Elver What items are made by a Fletcher? Arrows In the Bible what food did God provide for the Israelites in the desert?

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Answers to quiz set on11 May

2020-05-11 Website quiz with answers Where was Dick Turpin executed by hanging? York The actor Clint Eastwood is allergic to horses. True or False? True What was the first song to be performed in outer space by the Apollo IX astronauts in March 1969? Happy Birthday Which English physicist wrote ‘A brief history of time’?

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We Remembered Them

8th May was a special bank holiday to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe. Due to Covid-19 restrictions it was not possible to gather together for commemorative events but we were very fortunate to have the services of a very talented player who sounded the Last Post and the Reveille following two minutes

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ANSWERS TO QUIZ SET ON 3 MAY 2020

2020-05-03 Website quiz with answers Word Format A chef has 5 potatoes to feed 3 people. How can she give them equal portions without using fractions? Mashed potato What was the name of the ship in which the Pilgrim Fathers set sail in 1620? Mayflower Which nut is included in the ingredients of dynamite? Peanut

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ANSWERS TO THE QUIZ SET ON APRIL 27 2020

2020-04-27 Website quiz with answers Word format: Which poet is buried in Grasmere churchyard? William Wordsworth Which famous fictional character had a brother named Mycroft? Sherlock Holmes What plant does the Colorado beetle attack? Potato What type of pastry is used for profiteroles? Choux The bones of which English King were found underneath a Leicestershire

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A Message from our Archdeacon

Jesus said: “Peace be with you” John 20:21 This are difficult times for us as people, as a nation and as a church. The coronavirus pandemic has changed many aspects of life that we take for granted; work, home, school, leisure, church, and even our very lives. May I thank you for all that you

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ANSWERS TO QUIZ SET ON APRIL 20 2020

2020-04-20 Website quiz with answers If you prefer this is the Word format: Which Wars between the Houses of Lancaster and York started in St Albans in May 1455? The Wars of the Roses How many wings does a butterfly have? Four In the song “Scarborough Fair” which other herbs are mentioned apart from parsley

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ANSWERS TO THE QUIZ SET ON – 13-04-20

Here are the answers to last week’s quiz Which fictional collie first appeared in an Eric Knight novel published in 1940? Lassie In which open space in Greater London was ‘The Wombles’ set? Wimbledon Common Florence Nightingale achieved note as a nurse during which war? Crimean Oldham, Manchester North West, Dundee, Epping and Woodford were

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A LETTER FROM BISHOP RICHARD

 To The Benefice of Silsoe, Pulloxhill and Flitton  Dear Friends,  I was due to lead the united service this Sunday in your Benefice. As we know this will not be possible, but you will be very much in my thoughts and prayers, as we mark Palm Sunday together, but apart. Thank you for all that

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THE QUIZ ANSWERS

A couple of weeks ago we put a quiz on the events page – in case anyone was missing the coffee morning quizzes.  Here are the answers: What sort of creature is advertising star Aleksandr Orlov? Meerkat The BBC Home Service was the predecessor of which radio station? Radio 4 In the British Army, which

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New Church Gates 2017

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR CONTRIBUTORS

The PCC wish to say a big THANK YOU to all of our kind supporters who are continuing to contribute to the funds of Pulloxhill Church during the pandemic emergency.  As you know we usually hold a variety of concerts, coffee mornings etc. in order to raise the money to help keep the church open

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NEWS FROM THE PEWS APRIL 2020

Church News: April 2020 We were all set to go with the normal news of what’s been happening and what events and services we have planned when the Coronavirus hit the UK and has made such an impact on every-day life. We have been closely following advice from HM Government and the Church of England

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WORSHIP AT HOME

We shall all miss getting together in our beautiful church for our usual services/prayer and friendship during this time of enforced separation but we can still join together in spirit and continue our prayers at home.  The Church of England has now launched a new App called ‘Pray’ with morning and evening services.  Another source

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Candles for All Souls

CORONAVIRUS – SERVICES SUSPENDED

Following the announcement today by the Archbishop of Canterbury that all services in the Church of England are to be suspended we want our community to know that the PCC and Readers are available to listen to your concerns and take phone calls from anyone who feels in need at this difficult time. We are

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A Great Evening with Pam Rhodes

Friday 6th March was a really lovely evening with Pam Rhodes and the brilliant Toddington Town Band who accompanied the hymns along with organist David Warner. Pam has so many witty anecdotes and detailed information about the hymns to tell us that the evening flew by.  While we perused Pam’s interesting selection of books we

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The Shoe Box Appeal

A reminder of the great response to the Samaritan’s Shoe Box Appeal. A photo of some of the decorated shoe boxes waiting to be blessed before being collected from the church. We hope the children were excited to receive their surprise gifts at Christmas. Well done to everyone who supported this appeal.

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GOODBYE IAN AND CHRISTINE

Mike Olney making a leaving presentation to Ian It was a bittersweet event on Sunday 29th December as following a beautiful communion service we had the sad task of saying Goodbye to Ian and Christine.  Ian has been a wonderful contributor to our Benefice as Curate for the last couple of years and he and

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NATIVITY SCENES IN THE CHURCH

The Pulloxhill Brownies The Pulloxhill tradition carries on and we are delighted with this year’s Nativity displays from local organisations.  Once again very imaginative interpretations of the theme ‘While Shepherds Watched’.  Well done to the contributors. If you haven’t had a chance to see them yet please come along to the Christmas Eve blessing of

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WONDERFUL EVENING CONCERT

There was nothing unlucky about Friday the 13th 2019 for those attending the Christmas Concert held in the church.  The Pulloxhill Singers were on excellent form with some beautiful solos from Joyce Rackley and Louise Kidby and a very amusing Little Red Riding Hood ‘Panto in a Pot’ from Linda Brown which had us all

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Shoe Box Appeal

We are delighted that we have been able to send 47 Shoe Boxes full of gifts as part of the Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child. It means so much to the children who receive them; thank you to everyone who has contributed to this very worthwhile appeal. https://www.samaritans-purse.org.uk/what-we-do/operation-christmas-child

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Lovely Christmas Coffee Morning

We really enjoyed welcoming everyone on Saturday 16th November to a Christmas coffee morning with stalls like the festive tombola pictured. Large sausage rolls, cheese scones, cake and mince pies went down well with the coffee while the raffle, guess the sweets in the jar and quiz were all popular.  The morning was very successful

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Remembrance at Pulloxhill 10th November 2019

The service of remembrance which began at the war memorial was led by Roy Pinnock with members of the Royal British Legion and the Pulloxhill Brownies on parade.  Chris Witherington sounded the last post on the bugle followed by the reveille (or rouse) after the two minute silence.  The service continued in the church which

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Mama Mia What a Night

Fugitives from the Seventies! The Seventies Sing-a-long Supper on 11th October went with a real swing with characters from the Seventies roaming the hall! The music was great and everyone enjoyed singing songs remembered from the Seventies in between the courses of delicious food cooked by Linda and served by the catering team. A raffle

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HARVEST AT PULLOXHILL

Another year – another harvest and as usual young and not so young celebrated it in style at Pulloxhill enjoying a chat and refreshments after the service in the beautifully decorated church. The Food Bank benefited from a good selection of tinned and dried goods and the silent auction of fresh produce raised some more

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LEST WE FORGET

Lest we forget the horrors of conflict – 80 years ago The church was decorated to remember the outbreak of World War 2 on 3 September 1939

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Art palette

SWELTERING HEAT DID NOT DETER VISITORS

Record breaking temperatures and sweltering sunshine over the August Bank Holiday Weekend did not deter the many visitors from enjoying the exhibition of art in the church and the assortment of refreshments available in the marquee. Morning coffee, lunches, scrumptious  desserts and afternoon tea and cakes were all devoured appreciatively and the catering team were

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OUR LOVELY VICAR RETIRES

There were mixed emotions at Dave’s last service in the Benefice on August 11th held in Silsoe church.  A packed church sang Dave’s favourite hymns and listened to his uplifting talk and his chosen readings.  Along with his main gift we were delighted to see him presented with a framed picture, and a book of

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TEDDY BEARS INVADE CHURCH

The family service in July led by Gillian saw the church decorated with teddy bears and other soft toys, many with their devoted owners. Gillian reminded us of how similar is God’s love for us to the love we feel for one another and especially for our precious teddy bears, some of which were of

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EVERYTHING STOPS FOR TEA! JULY 6TH

Yes everything did stop for tea on Saturday at the church hall.  A mouthwatering display of sandwiches, savoury tarts, scones and assorted cakes tempted the visitors who managed to work their way through what seemed like a never ending supply of food. Another great afternoon in Pulloxhill.  The A team of caterers did it again!

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TREE FESTIVAL JUNE 15TH

Pulloxhill trees came to life with imaginative and amusing decorations for the Tree Festival organised by the Friends of the Church. The stalls on the village green brought everyone together and the interesting stroll around the village to see the decorated trees was captivating. These are the photos of the PCC contribution which was entitled

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A NIGHT TO REMEMBER – SUMMER CONCERT 2019

The Sound of Summer concert was quite simply a magical evening when everything was in perfect harmony.  The Pulloxhill Singers, conducted by Hilary Parks and Martin Roderick, were on splendid form with a programme of delightful popular songs accompanied by John Hemmings.  John Parks linked all the items with his usual very amusing ‘smiles’,  Joyce

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Extract from our News from the Pews publication June 2019

Welcome to the very first edition of “News from the Pews”. This is going to be a monthly newsletter from St. James and will be delivered to all the homes in Pulloxhill. It will contain lots of news and information about St. James Church – what has been taking place, news of events and services

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Easter 2019 at Pulloxhill

First the beautiful reflective service on Good Friday joined by the 3 churches choir and then the sunrise service on Easter Sunday.  Easter worship was perfect at Pulloxhill. The  photos show the ministry team preparing the first communion of Easter in the churchyard overlooking the hills with the sun welcoming the large congregation.  John accompanied

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WINTER COFFEE MORNING

Lots of fun and games at the winter coffee morning on February 9th!  Plenty of bacon or sausage rolls were eaten plus scrumptious cakes.   The great atmosphere was enhanced by the happily chatting group who enjoyed the tombola raffle and quiz – you’re getting better at the quizzes – we’ll have to make them harder!

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MEMORIES OF CHRISTMAS 2018

Christmas is always a special time at Pulloxhill Church.  The Christmas Carol Concert gets everyone into the spirit and the special services help us remember the reason for the festivities. The children enjoy the Christingle and the Blessing of the Crib services and it’s good to meet up on Christmas morning to celebrate communion and

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REMEMBRANCE WEEKEND AT PULLOXHILL 2018

At St James church we celebrated the special 100 years anniversary of the end of World War 1 in style.  The church was decorated in the most imaginative way incorporating Greg’s hand made figures, hundreds of poppies and even a model Sopwith Camel ‘flying’ through the church.  The cascade of over two thousand hand knitted

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Remembrance poppies

REMEMBRANCE AT ST JAMES WEEKEND OF 10/11 November 2018

We are taking part in the National Act of Commemoration with a focus on Pulloxhill. The church will be open from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday 10th November where there will be displays, a DVD, poppies and more.  If you would like to help with this 100th year commemoration of WW1 you can

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Fabulous Murder Mystery Night

What an excellent night of entertainment, good food, good company and great fun!  On 12th October a talented cast of performers led by David Cope helped us solve the mystery of ‘Whodunit at Dibley?’ a game inspired by a well known TV series.  The actors stayed in character as they served the three course meal

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Harvest Loaf pic

HARVEST SERVICE 23/09/2018 AT 11 AM

Our harvest service will be led by Gillian Kern and will follow the usual pattern popular with families.  It is an opportunity to celebrate and give thanks for all God’s gifts. We will be happy to receive donations of non perishable goods to the Food Bank at the service. This year the collection from the

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Murder Mystery Evening 12/10/2018

Murder/Mystery evening at Pulloxhill The Pulloxhill PCC invite you to our Murder Mystery evening in the Church Hall at Pulloxhill. It will take place at 7pm for 7.30pm on Friday 12th October and the tickets are £15 per person which includes a 3 course supper and coffee. Tickets are limited ~ and there will be

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Candles for All Souls

Remembered in Love Service 28/10/18 at 6 pm

‘Those we remember, those we love, safe now in God’s hands’ You are invited to this special service to remember departed loved ones. There will be readings of comfort and reflection alongside specially chosen hymns and prayers.  During the service there will be an opportunity to come forward and light a candle in memory of

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Visit to Luton Christian Bookshop 30/08/2018

A visit to the book shop is being arranged for: Thursday 30th August 7.30pm The Book shop have kindly offered to open on the above evening to allow anyone from our Benefice (and any friends) to visit, see what the shop sell and do. Enjoy a browse at the wide range of Bibles, study notes, books,

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Great Bank Holiday Weekend at the Church

The Bank Holiday Weekend of 25/26 August presented us with very mixed weather but that did not deter the enthusiastic visitors to the Art Exhibition and Sale organised by the Friends of Pulloxhill Church.  Having digested the very high standard of artwork on display many visitors joined the PCC and helpers in the marquee to

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Teddy Bears are still bungee jumping 22/07/2018

Another brave soft toy being lowered from the tower by Brian and George on Sunday 22nd July after the family service which celebrated teddy bears and other much loved albeit silent family members. Gillian led the service in which the children (and some adults) introduced their soft toys and everyone agreed that although they were

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Teddy Bear Family Service 22/07/2018

Please join us with your favourite Teddy Bear or other soft toy at our Family Service on Sunday 22nd July at 11 am. Refreshments will be served after the service which will be another informal event suitable for all age groups.

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Ian’s First Communion Service 01/07/2018

Following his Priesting at St Albans Abbey on 30th June, Ian took his first Communion Service at Pulloxhill on Sunday 1st July.  Members of all three churches plus his friends and family helped to celebrate this special occasion with Ian who is held in high esteem and affection across the Benefice. Ian’s choice of hymns

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Tree Festival 23/06/2018

Beautifully decorated trees in the churchyard helped to make the Tree Fest another amazing community event with money raised for the Friends of Pulloxhill Church and the St John’s (Sue Ryder) Hospice at Moggerhanger.  Well done to the organisers and all the enthusiastic volunteers who decorated the village in the most imaginative of ways and

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Ian’s First Service 1/7/2018

We have been truly blessed to have been able to welcome Ian Smith to our Benefice as assistant Curate.  He has become a good friend to us all and an invaluable member of the Ministry Team and we are very excited that he will be taking his first Communion Service in Pulloxhill Church on Sunday

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The Gift of Laughter Family Service 24/06/2018

You are invited to join us at our next Family Service on Sunday 24th June at 11 am. The theme of the service is ‘The Gift of Laughter’ and we are all agreed that whatever age we are laughter can benefit us all. Come and hear what Rev. Dave has to say about this and

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Wonderful Concert 8th June 2018

Sensational singers Brilliant brass band Hilarious humour Fabulous food Awesome auction Riveting raffle Wonderful weather The Summer concert led by Hilary Parks and the Pulloxhill Singers went with a swing accompanied by the Toddington Town Brass Band.  A varied programme was interspersed with humorous stories and a very amusing ‘lecture’ from Dave on the various

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Summer Concert 08/06/2018

This year the the Pulloxhill Singers have invited the Toddington Town Brass Band to join them in the Summer Concert on Friday June 8th at 7.30 pm in the Church. We certainly have a treat in store and we are all looking forward to what promises to be a great evening of musical variety. Refreshments

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Family Service with Baptism 27/05/2018

Everyone is invited to join us on Sunday 27th May for family worship including a baptism at 11 am followed by refreshments. It’s always a joy to celebrate the baptism of a new member of our church and we are hoping for some lovely sunny weather to suit the occasion.

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St George’s Day 23/4/2018

The Anglican Communion celebrates the Feast of St George on April 23rd and at Pulloxhill for the first time in many years we are delighted that our ‘Verger’ has been able to find a way to fly the St George’s Cross from the tower of the church. This has caused much comment and appreciation amongst

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Lovely Family Service 22/04/2018

SOWING THE SEEDS Gillian led a lovely family service on 22nd April celebrating ‘Creation’.  We followed the story of the flood and the children chose different items from a selection representing God’s creations. The service ended with all the congregation sowing wild flower seeds in a specially prepared bed in the churchyard.  We pray and

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FAMILY SERVICE 22/04/2018 AT 11 AM

On April 22nd we shall be celebrating Creation. Gillian will lead us through the service which will end with an opportunity to plant wildflower seeds in the churchyard. We look forward to celebrating new beginnings with you. Refreshments will be served after the service.

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A Good Clean! 7/4/2018

We are so lucky in Pulloxhill to have some great volunteers who turn up cheerfully when requested to carry out tasks to help maintain the church.  This morning a group of eleven got together for a cleaning party and worked tirelessly for three hours giving the church a good Spring clean.  This was in addition

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Easter Sunday 1/4/2018

After the period of Lent when the church is bare of flowers it is so lovely to see the church on Easter Day decorated with beautiful displays of lilies. The Easter morning Communion was celebrated in the churchyard with the brazier warming up the congregation who were able to appreciate the views across the hills.

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CLEANING PARTY 07/04/2018

Would you like to help clean your Parish Church? We are having a cleaning party on Saturday 7th April at 10 am – if you have a spare hour please come along and lend a hand. The work is ‘light’ and refreshments will be provided. It’s also a chance to meet up with other volunteers

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Good Friday Service 30/03/2018

Good Friday Walk of Witness The Good Friday Service started from the village green and continued with the impressive cross being carried through the village to the church. A beautiful service followed with readings, congregational hymns and wonderful anthems sung by the choir accompanied by our organist John Hemmings. After the reflections and prayers the

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Easter Sunday at Pulloxhill 01/04/2018

We have an early start on Easter Sunday at Pulloxhill when we gather in the churchyard at 7.30 am for a short Communion service overlooking the countryside and watching the sunrise. Following the service we enjoy coffee and croissants in the church ~ a most enjoyable start to the Easter celebrations. Please join us for

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Good Friday at Pulloxhill Church 30/03/2018

Good Friday worship at Pulloxhill begins with a walk of witness from the village green at 2 pm. The cross is then carried to the church for a special service for Good Friday with readings, traditional hymns and anthems from the Three Churches Choir. All are welcome to join us on the green or in

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Easter Coffee Morning 24/03/18

Another successful coffee morning on Saturday 24th March! Lots of visitors, Easter eggs for the children, plenty of inviting food, cake stall, tombola, raffle, children’s Easter raffle, books, quiz – something for everyone. Thanks to all the hardworking group who helped in a variety of ways – another great team effort.

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Easter Coffee Morning 24/03/2018

Yes another coffee morning ~ we know they’re popular and this time as it’s Easter there will be a Children’s Easter Egg Hunt so come along and enjoy all the goodies plus tombola, raffle, book stall, cake stall and quiz.

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Mothering Sunday 11/03/2018

Always the best way to celebrate Mothering Sunday with your family ~ at Pulloxhill Church on Sunday 11th March at the slightly earlier start time of 10 AM. We look forward to welcoming you to this family friendly service.

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Another Lovely Morning at the Church Hall

Saturday February 10th was a dreary day but everyone who ventured out to the Church Hall for the coffee morning enjoyed a warm and friendly occasion.  The bacon rolls were so popular the supplies were exhausted but there were plenty of cakes and scones to supplement rations! It was good to catch up with friends

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Thank You Anne

After more than twenty years of service Anne Bates has decided to stand down from the PCC. Anne has been a very helpful contributor to all our church events and has put her many talents to good use (we will always remember her beautiful exhibition of wedding dresses). Anne has also been our pastoral care

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Winter Coffee Morning – 10/02/2018

Say goodbye to the winter blues and come and have a coffee and a get together at the Church Hall on 10th February. Mouthwatering bacon rolls, scones, and home made cakes will all be on offer along with a tombola, raffle and book stall. While waiting for the results of the raffle why not browse

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Christmas Carol Concert 15/12/2017

  Dave and Ian make a good pair in the Four Candles sketch! The Carol Concert was another evening of delightful entertainment and a great antidote to the usual fare available on TV. The wonderful Pulloxhill Singers, led by Hilary Parks, presented a variety of music with beautiful solos from Joyce Rackley and Louise Holland

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Blessing the crib service 24/12/2017

Christmas Eve is always a time of excitement and anticipation so why not bring the family to our traditional Blessing of the Crib Service on Christmas Eve at 6 pm. This is a favourite with children who are all included in the service when the main figures in the Christmas story are placed in the

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CHRISTMAS BAZAAR 18/11/2017

What a lovely afternoon we all enjoyed at the Christmas Bazaar. There were home made Christmas hampers to buy or a beautiful one to win along with well stocked tombolas, cake, gift and jewellery stalls and lots of games to try your hand at. The marble game caused some hilarity with a tie break between Brenda

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Carol Concert at the Church 15/12/2017

An evening not to be missed! Come and join us for an evening of Christmas fun and wonderful music presented by Hilary Parks and the Pulloxhill Singers. We look forward to enjoying John Parks’ witty introductions to the various items on the programme. This event is now a Pulloxhill tradition, always a joy, and puts

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Carol Service 10/12/2017

Not to be confused with the Carol Concert on 15th everyone is welcome to our traditional carol service on Sunday 10th December at 6 pm. The 3 Churches choir will be supporting the singing which is also your chance to join in some favourite carols and listen to the Christmas readings. Mulled wine and mince

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Nativity scenes in the church windows from 3/12/2017

Each year Pulloxhill organisations create nativity scenes to decorate the church windows. We always look forward to the imaginative displays that are created and you are invited to view these from 3rd December. Why not join us at one of our Christmas services when you will have time to browse and admire the different interpretations of

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Christingle Service 3/12/2017 11 am

The Christingle Service is a family favourite – very popular with the children when each child is given an orange with sweets and a candle to hold while the Vicar explains the meaning of this tradition. This is also Advent Sunday and the beginning of the new church year so please come along at 11

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Family Service Celebrating Baptism 26/11/2017

Please join us on Sunday 26 November at 11 am for our family service to celebrate baptism. We are holding a baptism during the service and it would be great to welcome back all those who have been baptised at Pulloxhill church to join in this celebration. We hope you will stay for a chat

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A DAY TO REMEMBER 12/11/2017

Pulloxhill Church was beautifully decorated to commemorate Remembrance Sunday when the Royal British Legion and the Pulloxhill Brownies came together at the War Memorial for the act of Remembrance and then paraded into church for worship with the congregation. Dave had researched the war record of Eli Theodore Cox whose life was cut short in

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SIZZLING COMMUNITY EVENT 20/10/2017

What a great evening! Pulloxhill rocked on Friday night at the church hall.  It was a great night full of fun with a delicious supper of bangers and mash followed by apple pie and cream cooked and served by Linda Brown and her efficient kitchen team. We all joined in the singing of popular songs

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Father Christmas

CHRISTMAS BAZAAR 18/11/2017

We know it’s coming – Christmas always does every year!  But how many times do we groan about it in the weeks leading up to the big day. A good way to start to get into the spirit of the festive season is to join us at our annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday 18th November

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Candles for All Souls

ALL SOULS SERVICE 29/10/2017

Our ‘Remembered in Love’ service for All Souls is on October 29th at 6 pm. We light candles for those we love but no longer see. To have a candle and a mention for a loved one please contact Gillian on 01525 718639 or gillian.kern@talktalk.net.

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