40 Days 40 Acts – Lent 2019

40 Days 40 Acts – Lent 2019

  “The most important one,” answered Jesus, “is this: ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘Love your neighbour as...
February Songs of Praise

February Songs of Praise

Songs of Praise is short service of praise and worship, usually on a Tuesday afternoon. As we met two days before Valentine’s Day we celebrated the love of God. We all enjoyed singing about God’s wonderful unconditional love at the February Songs of Praise...
Once Upon a Time

Once Upon a Time

Treading the Boards Theatre Company’s Annual Pantomine was an outstanding success again this year… Treading the Boards Theatre Company is the youth musical theatre group run through St Mary’s Village Youth Project. With the first show almost twenty...
Praying for Our Nation

Praying for Our Nation

God’s foolishness is wiser than human wisdom, and God’s weakness is stronger than human strength. 1 Corinthians 1:25 On Tuesday 15th January, MPs gather to vote on the Prime Minister’s Brexit deal. Brexit is in the news and headlines every day, it is very much part of...
Nikki’s Installation

Nikki’s Installation

“As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Now remain in my love.” John 15:9 (NIV) On Wednesday 5th December we were delighted to install Nicola Eastwood as the vicar of St Mary’s Church Upton. We celebrated with a packed church and enjoyed...
£150 a year to celebrate 150 years

£150 a year to celebrate 150 years

This year St Mary’s celebrated 150 years of our Church family meeting in the community of Upton – for just £150 we can sponsor a student training with IPASC in DRC. We’re privileged to be able to support Church family members who work both close to home and far...