Monks Eleigh with Chelsworth and Brent Eleigh with Milden and Kettlesbaston
Priest in Charge - Revd. Carol Mansell
Church Wardens - Michael and Vivian Warner
The Rectory Monks Eleigh IP7 7AU Tel:01449 744484
St Marys, Brent Eleigh
Summer Sunday Cream Teas
Our 'Sunday Cream Teas' are in full swing the remaining dates being Sunday 19th August; and Sunday 16th September, both from 3-5pm; we are grateful for offers already made from local residents for scones, cakes and help on the day, but Oliver Twist, we say more please! And do come and support us, all welcome from wherever you live.
Suffolk Historic Churches Trust Ride and Stride; amazing how quickly the year goes around, and on Saturday 8th September, a new chance to take part in this wonderful annual event, which raises valuable funds directly assisting our beautiful Suffolk churches to be here for future generations. Sponorship formsetc. are avaliable from us, or Cafe Como (please ensure contact details are given) st Marys will be open from8.45 to 5pm to register all those taking part - and we have a toilet there!
In early October, we will be having a clear up of the church-yard before all the leaves start falling; dates to be confirmed but as 'many hands make light work', please lend one!
We are holding a Harvest Lunch in the Village Hall on 21st October, organised this year by the Church Committee, following on from the 10.15am Benefice Harvest Service, to which all are welcome, coffee after the service, then a glass of sherry before the Lunch. Donations welcome, names attending by 15th October please!
And Next Year?
We are planning to hold a Flower & Crafts Festival over the late May Bank Holiday weekend (Sunday and Monday). Offers of help are already coming forward; we are also looking at revival of the highly regarded local Tennis Tournament in the summer of2019, anyone with specialist knowledge/tennis court would be very welcome to join a small sub-Committee to make this come true.
Michael and Vivian Warner 01787-248329
Services in August and early September
|Suday 5th August||10.15 am||Holy Communion||Chelsworth|
|Sunday 12th August||10.15 am||Holy Communion||Milden|
|Sunday 19th August||10.15 am||Holy Communion||Kettlebaston|
|Sunday 26th August||10.15 am||Holy Communion||Brent Eleigh|
|Sunday 2nd September||10.15 am||Holy Communion||Monks Eleigh|
WEEKDAYS 10.00am Holy Communion each Wednesday at Monks Eleigh