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Cradley: St James The Great, WR13 5LH


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Cradley: St James the Great, Cradley
Address
St James the Great Rectory Lane Cradley Malvern WR13 5LH, WR13 5LH
Deanery
Ledbury
Website
http://www.Cradleychurch.org.uk
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ALTHOUGH ALL CHURCH BUILDINGS WILL BE CLOSED DURING THE PRESENT COVID-19 PANDEMIC WE WILL BE LIVE STREAMING PRAYERS AND READINGS FROM THE RECTORY.  PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE HTTP://WWW.CRADLEYCHURCH.ORG.UK/SERVICES_M.PHP OR CLICK ON SERVICES AND EVENTS ON THE MENU ON THE LEFT OF THIS PAGE FOR DATES, TIMES AND LINKS TO JOIN US ON LINE. YOU WILL FIND DETAILS OF THE ASCENSION DAY LIVE STREAMED EUCHARIST SERVICE UNDER 'ONE OFF EVENTS'.

Cradley is an attractive village in rural Herefordshire, close to the beautiful Malvern hills. We hold a service each Sunday at 10.45 am using a variety of contemporary forms of worship, and are always pleased to welcome visitors and newcomers.

The parish of Cradley is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO). The Diocese of Hereford’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

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Sunday


  • Morning Worship

    A service of morning worship live streamed from The Rectory during the current lock-down. To join us please click on the 'More about this event' box below

    Every Sunday at 10 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Prayers, Morningworship, Vicarage, Live_stream

  • Benefice "gathered service"

    When there is a fifth Sunday in the month we usually hold a joint service with the other churches in the benefice which could vary in timing and format. It could be in Cradley, Mathon or Storridge, and the time of the service may vary. For further details please see the "One-off events" section of this site, or our web site www.cradleychurch.org.uk

    Every 5th Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for 45 minutes

  • Family Service

    Informal service for all the family, with music led by Jimmy's Band.

    Every 1st Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Common prayer, Family friendly, Coffee, Christmas, Musicevent, Allages

  • Family Communion

    A less formal Communion Service, said with hymns. PLEASE NOTE: On Mothering Sunday 22 March 2020 there will instead be Family Service with Blessing of Flowers for Mothers - see one-off events

    Every 4th Sunday at 10:45 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Common worship, Family friendly, Coffee, Musicevent, Hymnsevent, Singingevent, Choirevent, Organ

  • Morning Worship

    Informal worship, usually lay-led. NOTE: There will be no service on 17 May 2020 as we will be taking part in the Benefice Rogation Service at 9.30 am at Mathon

    Every 3rd Sunday at 10:45 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Family friendly, Coffee, Hymnsevent, Morningworship, Organ

  • Parish Communion

    A sung service, with music led by our choir.

    Every 2nd Sunday at 10:45 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Common worship, Coffee, Musicevent, Hymnsevent, Singingevent, Choirevent, Organ

  • Family Service

    Informal all-age service with music led by Jimmy's Band.
    PLEASE NOTE: On Palm Sunday 5 April 2020 there will instead be a service of Family Communion preceded by blessing of palms and a short procession. Please see one-off events

    Every 1st Sunday at 10:45 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Family friendly, Coffee, Musicevent, Hymnsevent, Singingevent, Allages, Worship_band

  • Strawberry cream teas

    Starting on 28 July, enjoy an afternoon strawberry cream tea each Sunday in church or outside in our beautiful churchyard. An informal event, arrive and leave at times to suit yourself!

    Every Sunday at 3 p.m. for 120 minutes

    Family friendly, Coffee, Church, Allages

Monday


  • Evening Prayer (BCP)

    Said service. Held most Mondays, see pew sheet or www.cradleychurch.org.uk/services.htm
    (Note: changes to 4.30 pm during the winter)

    Every Monday at 6:30 p.m. for 30 minutes

    Common prayer

Tuesday


  • Evening Prayer (BCP)

    A service of Evening Prayer using the Book of Common Prayer, live streamed from The Rectory during the current lockdown.To join us please click on the 'More about this event' box below.

    Every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for 30 minutes

    Common prayer, Prayers, Eveningworship, Vicarage, Live_stream

Wednesday


  • Holy Communion (CW)

    Said service

    Every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Common worship

  • Lent Lunch

    A series of frugal lunches will be held on 5 Wednesdays during Lent, with donations going to St Michael's Hospice, Hereford, and the UNICEF appeal for children affected by the crisis in Yemen. For more details please visit our web site

    Every Wednesday at noon for 120 minutes

    Lent, Private

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