Coming Events and Notices

Celtic Eucharist 

On the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month. A short, simple, reflective service for all ages. Everyone welcome!

 

Ash Wednesday

Wednesday 14th February. There are two services, both include a eucharist and imposition of ashes. The first at 12noon in St Levan church followed by a soup lunch at the Logan Rock Inn. Please let the churchwardens know if you intend to have lunch. The evening service is in St Buryan church at 7.30pm. Come along and begin your lenten preparations by spending some time in prayer and reflection.

 

Sennen 20/20 Meeting

On Monday 19th February, at 7pm in the Rectory.

 

Deanery Synod

On Tuesday 20th February.

 

Peninsula Garden Society

On Wednesday 21st February Juliet Turner (gardener in charge) will talk on ‘Godolphin Garden - National Trust Property' at 7:30pm in Lamorna Village Hall. We are a friendly group of keen gardeners who meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month at Lamorna for talks, and to exchange information and advice on gardening with the 'challenging' Cornish weather. Come and join us, first meeting free! Annual Membership £10.

 

Lent Course 2018

Lent 2018 in the Land’s End Benefice, ‘Exploring the Art Work of Lent, Holy Week and Easter’. Thursday 22nd February, Tuesday 27th February, Tuesday 6th March, Tuesday 13th March, Tuesday 20th March. All at 7.30pm. More details here

Lent Course, Session 1

A journey through Art and spirituality. Session 1, Revd Canon Jane VaughanWilson, looking at a selection from Stanley Spencer’s Wilderness painting. Thursday 22nd February, at 7.30pm, in the Telegraph Museum, Porthcurno.

 

The Youth Group

meets on Sunday 25th February. Further details from Vanda.

 

Lent Course, Session 2

Session 2, Revd Annie Henry-Holland, looking at John of the Cross by Salvador Dali and Jesus the light of the world by Holman Hunt. Tuesday 27th February, at 7.30pm, Telegraph Museum, Porthcurno.

 

St Buryan Breakfast Club

meets on Thursday 1st March at 4 Lisbon Terrace, from 8.30am until 10.30am. Come and enjoy tea, coffee, OJ, toast, croissants, bacon to set you up for the day. Everyone is very welcome. Cost £2 (all profits for church funds). Contact Fiona 810739 or 07846230189.

 

Intercession Tutorial

Want to lead the intercessions in church but worried about how to go about it? Or would you like a refresher? Come to the Rectory on Thursday 1st March at 7.30pm. Please let Vanda know you are coming so enough materials (and seats!) available.

 

Messy Church

is on Sunday 4th March (changed date) at 4.30pm in Sennen Churchtown Hall. Come and join in a fun afternoon of crafts, activities, stories and games, ending with a delicious tea. Wear clothes that can get messy! All ages welcome, children must be accompanied by an adult. No charge, donations welcome to pay for venues. Details from Vanda

 

Book & Jigsaw Exchange

Tuesday 6th March at 10.45am, in St Buryan church, after the morning service. Free coffee and biscuits, borrow as many books and/or jigsaws as you like, as long as you return the same number within 3 months. Everyone Welcome.

 

Lent Course, Session 3

A journey through Art and spirituality Session 3, Michelle P Brown, looking at Looking at An Early Medieval Easter Meditation. This takes as its focus 3 artworks which show how early Britain and Ireland approached the enormity of salvation. Tuesday 6th March, at 7.30pm, in Sennen Church.

 

Medical Maelstrom Concert

Friday 9th March, in St Buryan Church. All proceeds to St Buryan church. This trio has been performing for over ten years always purely for charity. They are highly skilful, professional and very entertaining. They have a wide appeal and often their audience are repeat visitors. There is more information about them on Cornwall music website https:// www.cornwallmusic.co.uk/event/medical -maelstrom/

 

Lent Course, Session 4

A journey through Art and spirituality Session 4, Liz Wallace, looking at the Tree of Life painted by Helen Gray in NZ. Tuesday 13th March, at 7.30pm, in St Buryan Chapel.

 

Benefice Vision Day

On Saturday 17th March, in St Just Community Centre, Chapel Road, St Just, TR19 7HTl. Led by Rev’d Simon Cade from 9am until lunch at 1pm, which will be provided. We shall be looking at our communities, and how we are serving them, and in particular looking at our worship pattern. Anyone from our church communities are welcome to attend. We do need some idea of numbers so please let Vanda know if you are coming 810216. The cost of this day has been covered by Accompanied Ministerial Development. Please put this date into your diaries and make every effort to attend.

 

Lent Course, Session 5

A journey through Art and spirituality. Session 5, Revd Canon Vanda Perrett, looking at Sieger Koder, a German priest and artist, and his Holy Week series. Tuesday 20th March, at 7.30pm, in St Buryan Chapel.

 

Churches Together... in West Penwith

Coffee Morning on Wednesday 21st March, in Escalls Chapel. Everyone welcome, come along and meet new friends from the local churches.

 

Palm Sunday Services…

…on Sunday 25th March will include the Blessing of Palms and a Procession, so please arrive in good time. St Levan will start at 9.20am at the church gate; St Buryan begins at the Market Cross at 9.45am; and St Sennen at 10.50am outside the church.

 

The Youth Group

meets on Sunday 25th March. This group is for young people from the last term of year six and into secondary education and membership is dependent on a church connection. Further details from Vanda.

 

Maundy Thursday Service

Thursday 29th March, 7.30pm, in St Levan church. A united Land’s End Benefice service of The Last Supper and Vigil.

 

Good Friday Services

On Friday,30th March, there is a traditional solemn Eucharist from the Reserved Sacrament at 10am in St Buryan church and a short informal Family Service in Sennen church, which is also at 10am and will end with Hot Cross Buns and drinks. Then three informal ‘Hours at the Cross’ with meditations, prayers and hymns, spread across the Benefice, starting at 12 noon at St Buryan church, 1pm at St Levan church and 2pm at Sennen church. You are all very welcome to any one or all of them.

 

Easter Day Services

He is Risen Alleluia! Services on Easter Day, Sunday 1st April in the Lands End Benefice, 9.30am Easter Eucharist at St Levan church; 10am Easter Eucharist at St Buryan church; 11am Easter Eucharist at Sennen church. Come along and join the celebrations and enjoy an Easter Egg.

 

Book & Jigsaw Exchange

Tuesday 3rd April at 10.45am, in St Buryan church, after the morning service. Free coffee and biscuits, borrow as many books and/or jigsaws as you like, as long as you return the same number within 3 months. Everyone Welcome.

 

St Buryan Breakfast Club

meets on Thursday 5th April at 4 Lisbon Terrace, from 8.30am until 10.30am. Come and enjoy tea, coffee, OJ, toast, croissants, bacon to set you up for the day. Everyone is very welcome. Cost £2 (all profits for church funds). Contact Fiona 810739 or 07846230189.

 

APCM’s

This year’s Annual Parochial Church Meetings will be held on Tuesday 17th April at 6pm in St Levan Church; Tuesday 19th April, at 7pm, in St Buryan church; and Sunday 22nd April, at 11.50am following a shortened 11am Morning Service in Sennen church.

 

The Youth Group

meets on Sunday 29th April. This group is for young people from the last term of year six and into secondary education and membership is dependent on a church connection. Further details from Vanda.

 

Book & Jigsaw Exchange

Tuesday 1st May at 10.45am, in St Buryan church, after the morning service. Free coffee and biscuits, borrow as many books and/or jigsaws as you like, as long as you return the same number within 3 months. Everyone Welcome.

 

St Buryan Breakfast Club

meets on Thursday 3rd May at 4 Lisbon Terrace, from 8.30am until 10.30am. Come and enjoy tea, coffee, OJ, toast, croissants, bacon to set you up for the day. Everyone is very welcome. Cost £2 (all profits for church funds). Contact Fiona 810739 or 07846230189.

 

Thy Kingdom Come 2018

is a global prayer campaign, supported by the Archbishops of Canterbury and York, to encourage us all to pray 'Come holy Spirit' from Ascension Day, Thursday 10th May to Pentecost Sunday 20th May 2018. More information available on www.ThyKingdomCome.global

 Ascension Day

On Thursday 10th May, Archdeacon Bill will lead us in prayers at 8am to start the ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ ten days of prayer, and then for those who book in advance, a delicious cooked breakfast (price tbc) Tel Vanda 810216 if you want to book a place.

 

St Buryan Feast Service

On Sunday 13th May, at 10am. A celebration of the life of the church and its patron saint with a feast of music, and remember no morning services in St Levan or Sennen today.

 

Messy Church

Is on Sunday 13th May at 4.30pm in Porthcurno Telegraph Museum (venue tbc). Come and join in a fun afternoon of crafts, activities, stories and games, ending with a delicious tea. Wear clothes that can get messy! All ages welcome, children must be accompanied by an adult. No charge, donations welcome to pay for venues. Details from Vanda.

 

Churches Together... in West Penwith

Coffee Morning on Wednesday 16th May, 10am-12noon in St Just Free Church. Everyone welcome, come along and meet new friends from the local churches.

 

 

The Youth Group

meets on Sunday 27th May. This group is for young people from the last term of year six and into secondary education and membership is dependent on a church connection. Further details from Vanda.

 

Tower Open Day

St Buryan church are holding a Tower Open Day on Monday 28th May to raise funds for St Buryan church. Helpers needed for Cream Teas, Cake Stall, tickets, merchandise stall and tower guides please. More details from Fiona.

 

Book & Jigsaw Exchange

Tuesday 5th June at 10.45am, in St Buryan church, after the morning service. Free coffee and biscuits, borrow as many books and/or jigsaws as you like, as long as you return the same number within 3 months. Everyone Welcome.

 

St Buryan Breakfast Club

meets on Thursday 7th June at 4 Lisbon Terrace, from 8.30am until 10.30am. Come and enjoy tea, coffee, OJ, toast, croissants, bacon to set you up for the day. Everyone is very welcome. Cost £2 (all profits for church funds). Contact Fiona 810739 or 07846230189.

 

Rectory Cream Teas

On Saturday 30th June, Cream Teas in the Rectory Garden, for St Buryan church funds. More details to follow.