The Avon-Swift Benefice Services

Worship every week:     

Tuesdays 9am at St Nicholas', South Kilworth:  ½ hour simple Eucharist or Morning Prayer

First Wednesday of the month: 7:30pm at All Saints', Shawell: Compline

Saturday 2nd November at 4pm – Benefice ALL SOULS Service at St Andrew’s, Peatling Parva [WHITE]

1st Sunday of the month: All Saints Sunday [WHITE] Sunday 3rd November
9.30 am Stanford on Avon Holy Communion (CW)
11.00 am Gilmorton Holy Communion (CW)
4:00pm   Songs of Praise   Peatling Parva
Readings for this Sunday are : Daniel 7:1-3, 15-18, Ephesians 1:11-23, Luke 6:20-31, Lectionary page: 931

2nd Sunday of the month: The 3rd Sunday before Advent [RED] Sunday 10th November Remembrance Sunday
10:45am Swinford (with Catthorpe, Shawell and Stanford on Avon) Remembrance
9.30am, South Kilworth Family Service
10:45am South Kilworth, Remembrance
10:00am Misterton Church, Remembrance
10:55am Walcote Memorial Hall,  Remembrance
10:30am Gilmorton (with Ashby Magna, Peatling Parva and Kimcote) Remembrance
5:45pm North Kilworth War Memorial
6:00pm North Kilworth, St Andrews' Church Remembrance
Readings for this Sunday are : Job 19:23-27a   2 Thessalonians 2:1-5,13-17   Luke 20:27-38, Lectionary page:936

3rd Sunday of the month: The 2nd Sunday before Advent [RED] Sunday 17th November
11.00 am Peatling Parva Holy Communion (BCP)
4.00pm Shawell Choral Evensong
Readings for this Sunday are : Malachi 4:1-2a 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13 Luke 21:5-19, Lectionary page:941

4th Sunday of the month: Christ the King [RED] Sunday 24th November
8.30 am South Kilworth Holy Communion (BCP)
9.30 am Catthorpe Holy Communion (CW)
11.00 am   Ashby Magna Holy Communion (CW)
Readings for this Sunday are : Jeremiah 23: 1-6 Colossians 1:11-20 Luke 23:33-43, Lectionary page: 944

And into ………..December

1st Sunday of the month: The 1st Sunday of ADVENT YEAR A [Purple] Sunday 1st December
9.30 am Stanford on Avon with South Kilworth Holy Communion (CW) St Nicholas Patronal Festival
11.00 am Gilmorton Holy Communion (CW)

We have two different Holy Communion services:
BCP – This is a traditional language service from the Book of Common Prayer (1662)
CW – Common Worship: This is a more contemporary language service

Advance Notice:
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Team Meetings
2pm on Tuesday 5th November and 9:45am on Tuesday 19th November in the Parish Room, North Kilworth.
If there is anything you would like discussed, please let us know.
All are welcome to come along for the first hour.

Ashby Magna
Tuesday 5th November 10:30am-11:30am - Village Hall : Coffee Morning.
At this coffee morning there will be a moment of Remembrance and Reflection.

An opportunity for parents/carers and very young children to share a story together at our Buggy Service on Thursdays November 14th and 28th at 09:15 am in All Saints’ Church, Gilmorton.

PCC meeting dates for your information:
Tuesday 19th November 7:15 pm NORTH Cluster PCCs
Wednesday 20th November   7:15 pm MIDDLE Cluster PCCs
Saturday 23rd November   9:30 am SOUTH Cluster PCCs

You can contact the office Monday - Thursday 9:30am-12:30pm
Office Administrator - Grace BRIDGEMAN   Telephone: 01858 882032 - email:
Pioneer Minister - Sharon MARCH Phone: 07889 488038 - email:
Team Leader - Stephen MARCH Phone: 07910 766909 - email:
Ordinand In Training - Dawn MATTHEW Phone: 07531 841826 - Email :

EMERGENCY ONLY OUT OF HOURS Dial 07760 496096 to hear a message

To keep up to date see: Facebook page – Avon-Swift Benefice