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
Following the tightening of government restrictions, each of the churches in the parish have decided not to hold services in church this week.  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.

PRAYER for the NATION: We are invited to pray for our nation as we pass this milestone of over 100,000 deaths from Covid. Click on this link for prayers to use: Prayer for the nation | The Church of England

WORSHIP SERVICES 28th February – Second Sunday of Lent
No services IN OUR CHURCH BUILDINGS through 21st March.

ST NICHOLAS – 11am on Zoom, Fb and Telephone
A Sung Holy Communion Service
Meeting ID: 814 0272 2773 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81402722773   
Join by telephone: 02034815240, enter ID#: 81402722773, followed by # (no password needed).  Canon Dennis Stamps will be presiding and preaching.  Hymns: Be thou my vision; Will you come and follow me.  Anthem:  And didst thou travel light She p hard



ST MARY’s Recorded service
A recorded service of Holy Communion, Revd Sally Goodson presiding with Hilary Pask preaching can be found here … https://youtu.be/-1iu7W7nYnY

ALL SAINTS – 10am on Zoom and Telephone, later posted to FB

Pauline Gilbert is leading and Revd James Brown preaching for this Service of the Word. Please would you bring your diary / phone / whatever you use to make a note of things coming up in your week.  We will be online for 15 minutes before and after the service to have a chance to chat together.

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, Take up you cross, by Margaret Pritchard Houston, Diocesan Children’s Mission Enabler on YouTube: Take Up Your Cross – Year B, Second Sunday in Lent – YouTube

Here is the link to the February Simply Worship Service from St Mary’s Kinsbourne Green, https://youtu.be/4AHtFbwGVaE