St Mary's is open every day from 9.30am - 4pm,
and everyone is invited to come and light a candle in prayer.
Our main Sunday service is Communion at 9.30am.
On the first Sunday of the month we have All Age Worship at 9.30am followed by a Communion Service at 11.15am.
Morning Prayer is said every weekday at 8.30am.
There is a short service of Holy Communion on Tuesdays at 10.30am. We call this Quiet Communion as there are no hymns.
Tuesday Teas takes place between 2 and 4pm every Tuesday, when tea, coffee and cake are served.
Smiley Faces, our Toddler Praise group, takes place on Fridays in term time between 1.45 and 3.15pm.
Coffee, tea, juice and biscuits are served after the 9.30am service every Sunday, and after Quiet Communion (10.30am) on Tuesdays.
Who's who at St Mary's: contact
How to find us: map
St Mary's Church, Kirk Lane, Embsay, North Yorkshire, BD23 6SF
Regular services: services
A wheelchair and ramps are available to assist access. Please ask a member of the congregation.
What's going on around St Mary's
Our next vicar. Thank you all for your patience. The outcome of the interviews will be released by the diocese and will be announced in St Mary’s next Sunday, 15th December
Food Bank: please add Christmas food, especially gluten-free items, to the box by 10th Dec. See the list on the lid for details.
‘Exploring Faith through Counter Lifestyle in the Beatitudes’ This popular series of discussions continues at the Cavendish Arms on December 11th at 7.30pm.
Edward Scott’s organ recitals in aid of the Mothers’ Union work in Sudan this year will take place on Dec. 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th,7.30pm at 5 Brackenley Drive. Phone 01756 792136 to book.
A Message from Louise
Sylvia and Jim bring back Louise’s best wishes and blessings for Advent to all at St Mary’s.
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY.
- Wednesday 11th December 7.30pm: Beatitudes Discussion Group.
- Monday 16th and Wednesday 18th December: Embsay School Nativity Service in St Mary’s.
- Sunday 22nd December 6.00pm: Joint Carol Service at the Methodist Church.
- Tuesday 24th December 4.00pm: Crib service at St Mary’s.
- Tuesday 24th December 6.00pm: Carols in Elm Tree Square.
- Tuesday 24th December 11.30pm: Midnight mass at St Mary’s.