St Botolph’s, Shepshed
St James the Greater, Oaks-in-Charnwood
St Botolph's Services
8am – Holy Communion (2nd Sunday – Morning Prayer)
10am- Children’s Church (Church Hall)
10am – Holy Communion (Church) / Family Communion (1st Sunday)
6pm – Book of Common Worship (1st/2nd Sunday of the Month)
St James the Greater Services
8:30 – Holy Communion
11:00 – Family Service (3rd Sunday of month)
St Botolph’s, in the centre of Shepshed, is a lively, happy parish with many church organisations.
Youth and Children’s work includes a group for pre-school children and Messy Church. There is a Mother’s Union branch, bell-ringing group, choir, and praise band. A number of house groups meet regularly for Bible study and fellowship.
St. Botolph’s is an active member of Churches Together in Shepshed and part of the Northern Lights mission partnership. St. Botolph’s Church is open every Tuesday and Saturday morning from 9:30-12:30 when tea and coffee are available. We love people to pop in for interest, chat or just a cuppa!
St James the Greater, Oaks-in-Charnwood, is in an idyllic rural setting, much in demand for Quiet Days and weddings.
There is a bell-ringing group, Mothers’ Union branch, a Senior Citizens club, dance groups and a Gardening Club. “Meeting Point” for prayer and Bible study is held weekly. There is a strong link with the nearby Cistercian Monastery at Mount St Bernard.
This event to raise funds for Christian Aid will be taking place on Sunday, 16th February from 11.30 am until 1.30 pm in St. Botolph's Church Hall. £5 for Soup, a Roll, Sweet and Tea or Coffee. £2 for a child's meal of Sandwiches, Crisps, Grapes and a Drink.
Connected Worship - is a new monthly service filled with modern worship songs. This starts on Saturday, 11th January at 7 pm in St. Botolph's Church.
A new course for those new to faith or wishing to explore their relationship with God. The course will run for six weeks involving group discussion about prayer and scripture. The course starts on Wednesday, 29th January at 7.30 pm at St. Botolph's Church.
Messy Church for January takes place on Sunday 26th January at 3.30 pm until 5.30 pm at St. Botolph's Church. Fun for all ages.
A pet service to celebrate our animal friends is taking place on Sunday, 26th January at 10 am at St. Botolph's Church, Shepshed.
This service takes place on Sunday, 12th January at 4 pm at St. James' The Greater Church, Oaks in Charnwood. The service will be followed by a finger buffet in the Hall. There will be no charge for this, but donations (of perhaps £5) would be appreciated. A warm...