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
11:15 – Family Service (3rd Sunday of month)
Easter at St Botolph's
Monday 26th March – 7:30pm – Taize
Tuesday 27th March – 7:30pm – Cafe Church
Wednesday 28th March – 10:00am – Healing Service & Communion
Wednesday 28th March – 7:30pm – Church Open for Prayer and Meditation
Thursday 29th March – 7:30pm – Maundy Thursday Supper
Good Friday – 9:45am – Walk of Witness starting at St Winifred’s
Good Friday – 9:45am – Children’s Activity Morning in Church Hall
Good Friday – 7:30pm – Stations of the Cross
Saturday 31st March – 7:30pm – Service of Light
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.
Easter Card 2018 Please click above to download Easter Services at St. James' and St. Botolph's.read more
On Friday 23rd February, we talked about the state of the Churches finance. We also launched our new Parish Giving Scheme - a new way of giving to our church. Here is the recording.read more
The popular Daffodil Tea at St. James' The Greater, Oaks in Charnwood is scheduled for Sat 17 Mar at 2 pm to 4 pm St. James Church and Church Hallread more
Saturday, 17th March 7 pm for 7.30 pm at St. Joseph’s Tea Rooms Tickets on sale from Sun 4 Feb at £10 each to include a 3 course meal and entertainment. Bring your own drink. Tickets available from Isobel Goodliffe, Bill Hing or Carol Coble....read more
Churches Together in Shepshed are holding York study courses during Lent in each other's places of worship. They will be held at 7.30 pm at the following dates and venues: Tues 27 Feb at St . Winefrides Thurs 8 March at Christchurch Mon 12 March at St. Botolph's and...read more
Please note that from April 2018 the time of the family service on the 3rd Sunday of the month will change from 11.15 am to 11.00 am.read more