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@ St Johns Lytham tomorrow

Our joint Communion Service tomorrow is from St Johns’ Church at 10.30am. Our guest speaker is the Venerable David Picken, Archdeacon of Lancaster. The service will be live-streamed on YouTube If you would like to download the service sheet to follow along click here

If you wish to attend in person you will need to provide your name and contact details. Let’s keep each other save by remembering and practicing FACE – SPACE – HANDS.

Please note that there will not be a service in St Cuthbert’s.

Our Communion Service on Sunday 6th will be at St Johns

This Sunday, 6th December at 10.30am, we will be holding a joint service at St John’s to celebrate the church reopening after the lengthy repairs to the spire.

We will be joined by The Archdeacon of Lancaster who will license Revd Nick Wells as the Interim Priest In charge. Please all come along to celebrate together.

There is no need to prebook, your details will be taken as you arrive, all we ask is that you wear a face covering if you can.

There will not be a service at St Cuthberts on Sunday 6th December.

Remembrance Sunday

Please click here to download tomorrow mornings Remembrance Sunday service sheet. Although our church is closed for public worship the service will be live-streamed from church on our Facebook page at 10am.

Sunday 1st November

Please click here to download tomorrow mornings 10am Communion Service Sheet.

Tomorrow our services are 8.30am Book of Common Prayer Communion, 10.00am Common Worship Communion. At 6.00pm a Memorial Service especially remembering those who have died over the last 12 months. This service is being live-streamed through our YouTube channel.

Sunday 25th October 2020

Please click here to download the service sheet for tomorrow’s 10am Communion Service.

Our Annual Parochial Church Meetings will start immediately after the service and will last approximately 15 minutes due to the local Covid restrictions. All the paperwork can be found on the website or are available at the back of church.

Sunday 18th October 2020

Please click here to download tomorrow mornings 10am Communion Service sheet. Our church is open for services at 8.30am and 10am as usual, but as we are in Tier 3 lockdown rules please be extra vigilant when coming into church. Remember Face – Space – Hands. And check in with the NHS Covid-19 APP and give your name and contact details when asked. If you have symptoms of coronavirus or feel unwell please do not attend church. Keep yourself and everyone else safe.

Next Sunday we have planned to hold our Annual Parochial Church Meetings, but there will be some changes taking place as recommended by the Diocese. Watch this space for further details.

Annual Parochial Church Meeting

You are invited to the APCM on Sunday 26th October 2020 at 11.00am.

Please be aware that when coming into church all rules and regulations must be followed to stop the spread of Covid-19 – wear a face covering over your nose and mouth – keep 2m (6ft) distance from anyone not in your household or social bubble – sterilise your hands on entering and exiting church – sign in via the NHS-COVID-19 app or give your contact details when asked.

The relevant paperwork for the meeting can be found on the APCM page

Sunday 27th September 2020

Please click here to download tomorrow mornings 10am Communion Service. You can follow this service live on Facebook or YouTube or watch later

Tomorrow morning at 10am we celebrate with the Revd Ann Wood as she retires from her role as House for Duty Priest at St Johns Lytham.

All are welcome to join the services tomorrow at 8.30am or 10.00am. But please do not attend if you feel at all unwell. Please remember that as the second wave of the Coronavirus is rising quickly you will be expected to

  • check in by scanning the QR code which is by the hand sanitiser if you have access to the NHS-COVID-19 APP. We are legally required to display the QR code and request that if you have a smartphone you download the NHS COVID-19 APP which, at the moment, shows the FY8 area risk level is HIGH.
  • give your contact details when asked, (even if you have scanned the code) in case we need to contact you should anyone report that they have tested positive to Covid-19 after attending church and don’t have the NHS-COVID-19 APP
  • use the hand steriliser to clean your hands on entering church
  • wear a facemask which must cover your nose and mouth (except in extreme circumstances)
  • keep 2 metres (6 feet) apart from someone who is not in your household or social bubble
  • not to congregate inside or outside of church to chat with people who are not from your household or social bubble

Sunday 13th September 2020

Our services tomorrow are at 8.30am and 10am. You can download the service sheet for the 10am Communion service by clicking here

There is no need to book for our services, but please do remember to wear a face mask and keep social distance. You will be asked for you name and contact number when you arrive so that we can track and trace should anyone report they had Covid-19 when they were in church. Should you test positive to Covid-19 shortly after attending church please please contact the Parish Office and let Fiona know 01253 736488.

Under the new legislation, if you want to chat outside after the service, please keep to a maximum of six people and always remember to keep your distance.

Stay safe.

Sunday 23rd August – Communion Service

Please click here to download tomorrow’s service sheet.

We have services in church tomorrow at 8.30am and 10am, please only attend if you have booked. We will try once again to live stream the service through our YouTube channel. Unfortunately we are lacking in proper videoing equipment for use in church so please bare with us until we can source what we need.