Category Archives: Church news

Knightley Parishes, the church and you –

You may be interested in some of the relevant, short and to-the-point sermons given by our Rector, the Revd. Sue Faulkner during Advent and more recently in her Knightley Parish churches: Date Topic Link 27/11/16 Advent 1: Gifts at Christmas https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dt1zWlBNpGEContinue reading

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Half-muffled bells –

The church bells rang half-muffled for practice night on Wednesday, March 15 in memory of Chris Woods of 9 Pinfold Green who lost his battle with cancer on Monday, March 13 afternoon at Danetre Hospital. Chris and Sally moved to … Continue reading

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Church services in January and February –

Sunday, January 1 2017: 10am United Reformed Church New Year Thoughts; 11am Holy Communion at St Mary’s Church Thursday 5th January 2017: 9:30am  Midweek Communion with a special welcome to visitors and ramblers at St Mary’s Church Sunday, January 8: … Continue reading

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Half-muffled bells –

The bells were rung half-muffled for the practice ringing on Wednesday, December 21.  When one of our regular practice-night attenders dies, it is traditional that we continue to practice but half-muffle the bells for that practice. In this case it is … Continue reading

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Keyboard players –

St Mary’s Church is seeking people who are willing to play its fine digital organ. Any offers to play on an occasional, or on a rota basis, or for all services will be welcomed by Susan Rose on 01327  879053 … Continue reading

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Eleanor and Ken Ramsbotham

  Some 70 people gathered in St Mary’s Church on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 to say farewell to Eleanor and Ken as they prepare to move to Devon   after 22 years in Badby.  Eleanor has been church organist for 14 years … Continue reading

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Church services in November and December 2016 updated-

Thursday 3rd November 2016: 9.30am monthly mid-week Communion at St Mary’s Church Sunday 6th November 2016: 10am URC Family Service; 11am Holy Communion at St Mary’s Church Sunday 13th November 2016: 10am URC Family Service;  11am, Remembrance Sunday Service at St Mary’s … Continue reading

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BADBY CHURCH PEW PLATFORM PROJECT

I have been working on the project for St Mary’s Church, Badby PCC over the last 8 years to carry out repairs to the suspect flooring under the pews, provide a stepless entrance for everyone and improve the layout, heating … Continue reading

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Church services in October –

Sunday Oct 2: 10am URC Family Service; 10am Knightley Parishes communion at Newnham Thursday October 6: 9.30am first  monthly mid-week Communion at St Mary’s Church Sunday October 9: 10am URC Family Service; 11am Family Service at St Mary’s Church Sunday October … Continue reading

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Ride and Stride –

Have a go at sponsored cycling, walking or horse-riding on Saturday, September 10th  to raise money for our churches and the Northamptonshire Historic Churches Preservation Trust. The NHCPT distributes grants and assists in the preservation and improvement of church buildings across the county, … Continue reading

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