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.
The Oaks Christmas Concert is being held on Fri 13th Dec at St. James’ Church. As always, this event is being organised by Sandra Cook and Jenny Fountain.
This service is being held on Weds 11th December at 7 pm in St. Botolph's Church.
The popular Murder Mystery evening is being held on Fri 13th Dec 6.30 pm for 7 pm at St. Botolph's Church Hall. Tickets are now on sale at £15 each (from Isobel) and include a 3 course meal. Get yours quickly, this is a popular event.
The Oaks Christmas Fair is on Sat 30th Nov from 10 am - 2 pm at the Oaks Storer Hall. Free entry and complimentary mulled wine for adults. Lots of stalls, big raffle, home-made cakes, food and drink, tombola and bottle tombola, guess teddy’s name and Christmas gifts....
The Christmas Tree Festival is being held on Fri 29th/Sat 30th November & Sun 1st December at St. Botolph's Church, Shepshed. Set up is on: Thurs 28th 6-9 pm & Fri 29th 10 am-1 pm Festival Opening Times are: Fri 29th 3.15 pm until 7 pm Sat 30th 10 am...
Sunday 24th November at 3.30 pm in St. Botolph’s Church Messy Church is open to all ages. There is a story or game to introduce the bible passage before moving into activities. This session the short interactive talk will be on Teaching: God’s Armour, followed by...