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You might want to know something about our Mission Group ..

Planning is now well underway for the next Mission event - to follow the 
Helen Shapiro and Fiona Castle appearances.
Watch here for further details..
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Or you can 'like' us on Facebook, at 
The Benefice Mission Group

or follow this link for their own page on this web

Listen to Today's Devotional Reading


Position vacant

Mrs. Philippa Halagan

Church Office,
19, Church Road,

01562 730 777
e-mail link:
Please use these details to make initial contact regarding Baptisms & Marriages.

St. Leonard's Church, Clent, forms part of a United Benefice with Holy Trinity, Belbroughton and St. Mark's, Fairfield.
St. Leonard's Church is open for private prayer throughout the day - 8am to 8pm - throughout the year.
Bibles are available for you to read and study. The weekly Collect and Gospel reading are shown on our free 'Update' letter which is available in church, and there is the monthly magazine (donation requested).  
We have a Visitors' Book by the font for you to sign and leave comments.

The building is Disabled-friendly (on two levels - retaining the original Norman design)  using an access pathway from Vine Lane (to the left in the photograph).
Access to a Disabled-adapted Toilet (at altar level) is made available during service times..

Collect for the week - the eighth Sunday of Trinity
(the prayer which all Church of England congregations pray during this week)

Click here for the Collect

featuring - 'The Evening Harvest' - as the background
painted by Arthur Foord Hughes (1856-1914)
(with a reserve price at Bonhams of 6,000)

Parish Intercessions:

Holy God, faithful and unchanging: enlarge our minds with the knowledge of your truth, 
and draw us more deeply into the mystery of your love, 
that we may truly worship you, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

This week our Congregation think particularly about those living in Walton Pool,

and they remember especially ~

Jamie; Ken Lees; Sally Barker; Albert Adams; 
Sue Carpenter; Maggie Latham, Fred Bowditch
Louise Thomas & Philip Edwards
Jean Carter

Lord in your Mercy ~ Hear our Prayer
And let our cry come unto Thee

Click below to see these texts
and hear them being read to you

Scripture Reading(s)
for this week  _
(New International Version bible)

First Reading   Genesis 37: 1-4, 12-28        

NIV - page - 42

Second Reading   Romans: 10  5-15

NIV - page - 1137

GOSPEL Reading   Matthew 14:  22-33      

 NIV - page - 981

[YEAR A of readings in the Revised Common Lectionary.]

The period of TRINITY

has the 'colour'   _   GREEN  

* This means that the robes of the priest (Vestments) and the cloths which dress the Altar are of this particular colour.

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Sunday 3rd AUG Legion Parade service 11:15 Holy Trinity, Belbroughton - Pauline Jones
Wednesday 6th Spoken Communion 10:00 Church - Rev. Newton
Sunday 10th Communion  10:00 Church - Rev. Barford
Wednesday 13th Spoken Communion 10:00 Church - Father Harrison
Wednesday 13th Funeral 13:45 Church
Sunday 17th Lay-led service 
"The Power of Christian Song"
10:00 Church - Organist
Monday 18th Funeral 13:45 Church
Thursday 21st Spoken Communion 09:45 St. Mark, Fairfield - Father Harrison
Sunday 24th Communion 10:00 Church - Rev. Newton (St. Bartholomew's Day)
Sunday 24th Benefice Vs Hagley Cricket Match 14:15 Lord Lyttleton's Pitch
Sunday 24th Songs of Praise 18:30 St. John, Hagley
Wednesday 27th Spoken Communion 10:00 Church - Rev. Newton
Sunday 31st Benefice Communion 11:15 Holy Trinity - Rev. Cooksey
Wednesday 3rd SEPT Spoken Communion 10:00 Church - Rev. Newton
Sunday 7th  Worship 4 A|l 10:00 Church - Pauline Jones [Lay Reader]
Wednesday 10th Spoken Communion 10:00 Church - Rev. Cooksey
Sunday 14th  Communion 10:00 Church - Rev. Canon Dr. Alwyn Peterson
Thursday 18th  Spoken Communion 09:45 St Mark, Fairfield - Rev. Cooksey
Saturday 20th  Wedding:
Rajan Jeyaratnam & Michelle Terry
13:00 St. Mark, Fairfield - Father Harrison
Sunday 21st Lay-led service
Mission Group
10:00 Church (Matthew, the Apostle) [KT @ HT]
Wednesday 24th Spoken Communion 10:00 Church - Father Harrison
Saturday 27th  Big Bible Study 10:00 Worcester Cathedral
Saturday  27th  Wedding:
Richard Baker & Jessica Pople
13:00  Church - Father Harrison
Saturday 27th  Scarecrow Praise 15:30 Holy Trinity
Sunday 28th Communion 10:00 Church
Wednesday 1st OCT Spoken Communion 10:00 Church - Rev. Newton
Saturday 4th  Diocesan Festival of Healing Worcester Cathedral
Sunday 5th Harvest Worship 4 All 10:00 Church - ALMs
Wednesday 8th Spoken Communion 10:00 Church - Rev. Cooksey
Sunday 12th Communion 10:00 Church - Rev Barford
Thursday 16th Spoken Communion 09:45 St. Mark, Fairfield - Father Harrison
Thursday 16th 'Hymns and Flowers' 19:00 Church
Saturday 18th  Quiet Day 10:00-16:00 Holland House, Cropthorne
Sunday 19th Lay-led service
Mothers' Union
10:00 Church


Last Updated:August 09, 2014