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Vicar:  The Revd Canon Chris Wilton 01977 682122 frwilton@aol.com

Assistant Curate:  The Revd Philip Grayson 01977 680234 & 07969 859317

Associate Priest:  The Revd Nick Plant 0113 287 6064

Permanent ('Distinctive') Deacon: The Revd Wendy Plant 0113 287 6064

Readers:  Mr John Taylor 0113 287 2535 ~ Mr Norman Sutcliffe 0113 281 3460

Benefices Administrator:  Mrs Angie Wilton 01977 682122, 07866 801046, avmw28@aol.com

6 June 2021 - FIRST SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (Proper 5)

please remember to keep the last five minutes before the services, and especially the time during the administration of Holy Communion, for quiet prayer and reflection (a bell will be rung before the main service at Sherburn)

Welcome to our services today.

Saturday 26 June, 4.30pm, York Minster - Caroline will be ordained Deacon, more details still awaited, but we do know that numbers able to attend will be very limited.

Sunday 4 July, 11.00am, Sherburn: Phil will be ordained Priest by the Bishop of Selby,  This will therefore be a Benefices service so that everyone can attend – so, no other services in the morning, but there will be an evening service at Sherburn as is usual on the first Sunday of the month.


Morning Prayer :  -- 9:30am on Thursdays at Sherburn. 
Evening Prayer: -- 5:15pm, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, at Sherburn, Thursdays at SAXTON.

Sherburn Summer Sale:  precise date still to be arranged, but volunteers still wanted to help organise it.  If you can help, please contact Ken Stott (in the choir, or 01937 830148).

£oose change for Ho:  your loose change for the Diocese of Ho in Ghana really does help, and makes a huge difference to them.

Children of Light Festival Art Competition: thank you to all who entered.

Sherburn Giving: PLEASE consider joining The Parish Giving Scheme if you can; see letters & leaflets for full details.

Day by Day Book (Sherburn):  11 June  - in loving memory of Ronald George Futcher, born this day 1919, by Angie.  Forms available in church to request a day to remember.

Your prayers are asked for those who are ill: 
Saxton with Towton:
June Pick. 
Aberford: Margaret Taylor, Lauren Ward. 
Micklefield: Michael Needham, Jennifer Hudson, Maggie Moss, Anthony Lock, Brenda Law, June Kelly.
Sherburn & Barkston Ash: Jean Keeling, Dorothy Mills, Greta Wilkinson, Hilary Bower, Emily Barrie, Sandra Jackson, Stuart Cram, Hannah Wallace, Jacqui Jolleys, Yvonne Lawton, Peter Thompson, Neil Williamson, Margaret Mackman, Carlo Raimondo, John Payne, 'a friend', Peter McCleave, Robert Ellis, Kevin Harrison, Jessie Vause, George Bishop, Alan, Donna Carter, Caroline Comer-Stone. 
Please tell Angie of any amendments.

We pray for those who have died recently:  Philip Gerald Clark (77), Dorothy Ann Sandham (88), Mary Moore, John Thomas (Tommy) McHugh (89), Pauline Walker (64), Bill Heszelgrave, Dorothy Margaret Jennison [funeral Sherburn Thurs 17 June].

Micklefield Years Mind: --
May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

 D I A R Y 

Today, 6 June

 6.30pm  Healing Eucharist (Sherburn)

Monday 7

  2.00pm  Interment of Bill Heszelgrave (Micklefield)
following funeral service at St Mary's, Swillington

Tuesday 8
Thomas Ken

  2.40pm  Micklefield School Class 1 assembly
  6.30pm  Sherburn Guides (Sherburn Church Hall)

Wednesday 9
Columba; Ephrem

  9.30am  Eucharist (Micklefield)
  7.15pm  Midweek Eucharist (Sherburn)

Thursday 10

  6.40pm Choir practice (Sherburn)

Friday 11


Saturday 12



Next Sunday, 13 June 2021

  9.15am  Eucharist (Barkston)
10.30am  Family Service (Saxton)
  9.30am  Eucharist (Micklefield)
10.45am  Eucharist (Sherburn)
11.00am  Morning Worship (Aberford)
  6.30pm  Evensong (Sherburn)

•  Saturday 10 July, 7.30pm, Sherburn church:  a summer concert by Paul and Rosemary Reid. More details later.

•  Lead Church Annual Service:  postponed to Sunday 1 August to coincide with the Lead Church Summer Open Day and to enable more to attend. 

• Selby Food Bank (Micklefield) & Martin House (used stamps): Thank you to all those who have generously donated items for SFB.  A total of 44kg was sent last month.  Collecting boxes at the back of church.

• Selby Food Bank (Sherburn, Saxton and Barkston):  the next run will be on Friday 25 June, 10.00am (please continue to leave donations in the box in the Vicarage porch as usual, NOT in church).  Thank you for all your contributions on Friday, which weighed in at 63.4kg. Incidentally, the strong bags were particularly appreciated, so do please keep supplying them when you can!

Sherburn church-sitting: many more helpers needed – please contact Brenda Thornton if you can spare a couple of hours a week to steward, 01977 684168 or  roger.thornton2@btopenworld.com.


June 2021 flower donor rota (Sherburn)

  6 June                   Avril Evans                             Lizzy
13 June                   Brenda Laycock                     Joan Mackin
20 June                   John Potts                             Susan Cox
27 June                   Barbara B & Judy S               Sheila Hawking

Flowers cost £20 per week, given to Angie please by the end of the preceding month.  Flower Coordinator Lizzy Allanson (07738 832445)