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Vicar Paul on sick leave

As you may have seen on the Notice Sheet, Paul is on sick leave. Please contact the Church Office if you have any queries. Thanks. Paul had an emergency visit to hospital last week with a suspected heart attack. He is now home, comfortable, diagnosed with pericarditis and needing to […]

Weaverham Covid Corner

We have created a Covid Corner in St Mary’s church to record some of the negatives and positives of the Lockdown. The corner features a new stained glass window which reminds us to be thankful for the NHS, food banks and food deliveries, vaccines and the church and community. Also […]

The “Pew Sheet” is back!

After 65 issues of the weekly newsletter – Thanks Jules – our return to sort-of-normal church services means we are reverting to a fortnightly notice sheet handed out in church (AKA the pew sheet). It also on this web site of course, so if you want to know all that […]

New Bishop Welcomed

St Mary’s is delighted to welcome the new Bishop of Chester, who start work this month.  The Rt Revd Mark Tanner was been named by Downing Street as the next Bishop of Chester in May, succeeding the Rt Revd Dr Peter Forster who retired last year. Bishop Mark has been […]

Welcome to Curate Phil

We are thrilled to welcome Phil Bishop, as our new Curate, and his wife Caroline. Phil was Licenced on 2 July and formally welcomed at the beginning of the All Age Service on 5 July (watch this here). Phil introduces himself below. Well, it’s great to have finally arrived in […]

Free Food!

St Mary’s Church Weaverham are distributing fresh, surplus supermarket food at The Lighthouse Community Centre, Church Street, Weaverham between 9.30 and 11.30 on Wednesday and Friday mornings. A big ‘thank you’ to Helping Hands, Northwich in Need for donating leftover supermarket food and to the supermarkets involved. There is a […]

YPF Extreme Bible Reading

St Mary’s Young People’s Fellowship continue to meet on Zoom and were recently set a challenge: to send in a picture of themselves engaged in “Extreme Bible Reading”. Some may have come across “Extreme Ironing” and similar crazy activities, where photos are posted of people ironing shirts on the top […]