A statement from the Bishop of Hereford The Rt Revd Richard Jackson, can be found here:
St George’s will be open during daylight hours for private prayer at a specially designated station. Because of Covid restrictions, we are not permitted to offer a physical book of condolence, but messages of condolence may be left online in the Church of England’s condolence book (see link below).
And the Church of England Book of Condolence can be found here:
A short Service to Commemorate the life of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, is to be held in church on Friday evening, 16th April at 6:00pm
Sunday Services at St. George’s have resumed.
From Mothering Sunday, 14th March, a Morning Service will be held in church every Sunday. Holy Communion takes place on 2nd and 4th Sundays. All those attending are reminded that they must wear face-masks and must observe social-distancing and other Government regulations and guidance. On-line services are available for those who are unable to attend these services in person. Please note that these arrangements are subject to change according to the state of the Covid-19 epidemic.
For the time being, Little Dragons, Friday Club, Friday Coffee, The Tuesday Tea Service and Bell-Ringing, must all remain suspended, but we hope to resume as soon as government advice allows.
Pontesbury Village Newsletter can be found here. Downloads are at the bottom of the page.
Hereford Diocese plan to continue offering an online service every Sunday from the Diocese, it will be broadcast live via their Facebook page and available to watch later from their YouTube channel. The Facebook page is accessible to those who do not have Facebook, though you might keep getting invitations to join!
Here is a link to morning worship for Sunday 11th April 2021 which will be available after 10.15 a.m.
For those wishing to donate through the collection plate, but are unable to do so as we are online, you might like to use our donate button here.
*You can use the weekly bulletin for private worship, Many people from around the world download this document, and together with the appropriate service sheet, follow the Collect, Readings, Reflections on the readings and Prayers of Intercession. Try it here: *
*Here’s a link to our monthly Parish Magazine. Past copies are also available*
All members of the Electoral Roll are invited to attend the APCM, (Annual Parochial Church Meeting) on Sunday, 18th April 2021 at 12:00 noon via Zoom, when we appoint Church Wardens, Assistant Wardens, Sides People and PCC Members.
ZOOM details are as follows:-
Topic: St George’s Pontesbury APCM
Time: Apr 18, 2021 12:00 PM London
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 839 4103 5260
The APCM Report is to be found on this website – HERE
Keep an eye on this page for any further decisions on our worship or other activities.