Connect, Belong, Share, Grow..

Welcome to the website for the Parish of Harpenden, a Church of England Parish within the Wheathampstead Deanery in the Diocese of St Albans

Connect, Belong, Share,Grow ..
Our mission is to build connections, encourage belonging, and share an appealing faith that grows a vibrant Christian community at every stage of life.

UPDATED COVID-19 INFORMATION for OUR PARISH
Services of public worship in our church buildings resume this Sunday 6th December.  Services online will continue as usual.

If you are enjoying our services of prayer and worship online, and were not previously part of our congregation, we would love to hear from you by email. If we can pray for you or family and friends, or if you’d like a chat or visit, please DO email office@parishofharpenden.org and we will respond to you.

FOR A LIST of OUR CHRISTMAS SERVICES in the PARISH, click here.

SUNDAY WORSHIP 6th December – 2nd Sunday of Advent


ST NICHOLASFeast of St Nicholas, Patronal Festival
8am Holy Communion service in church at ST NICHOLAS, Rector preaching and presiding.
11am Zoom Service
Join the Sung Holy Communion Service for Feast of St Nicholason Zoom:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81402722773  Meeting ID: 814 0272 2773
Join by telephone: 02034815240, enter ID#: 81402722773, followed by # (no password needed).  Also live streamed on Facebook page. Canon Dennis Stamps is presiding and preaching. Reading is Mark 10: 13-16.  Hymns: Come thou long expected Jesus, St Nicholas Hymn. Anthem: Adam lay y bounden by Wicks.

ST MARY’S, 9.30am Family Worship (Service of the Word) in church, led by Revd Sally Goodson and Richard Hurst. This service will also be live streamed on our Facebook page and available afterwards from that page on or the parish website, under St Mary’s, Recordings of St Marys Live Streams and Services. 

ALL SAINTS, 10am
Join us at 10am on Sunday morning either on site (with masks and social distancing) or online with the following Zoom codes / phone numbers. James leads our service on this second Sunday of Advent, as Pauline preaches.
Online joining details will be circulated by email to church members. Members of the other churches in the Parish and beyond who would like to join us live can obtain the details from any of the District Wardens or a church member to whom they are known. An edited recording of the service may be posted on the All Saints Harpenden Facebook page shortly afterwards.

ALL-AGE WORSHIP ESPECIALLY FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE
Child friendly worship for this Sunday, Advent 2: Prepare the way of the Lord, by Margaret Pritchard Houston, Diocesan Children’s Mission Enabler on YouTube:

THIS COMING WEEK
Morning Prayer 9am and Night Prayer 8pm will be said on Tuesday, live streaming on St. Mary’s Kinsbourne Green Facebook page
Morning Prayer 9am. and Night Prayer 8pm, will be said on Wednesday, and Morning Prayer, 9am and Night Prayer 9pm. will be said on Thursday, live streaming on St. Nicholas Church Harpenden Facebook Page. You don’t need a Facebook account, just click on the links above.

RESOURCES FOR PRAYER AND WORSHIP at HOME-click here