Every Sunday at 9.00 a.m. there is Morning Worship,  an informal all-age, half hour service in the Bedehouse
Bible readings, hymns, prayers, surprises!
At 10.15 a.m. is the Parish/Sung Mass, a service of Holy Communion in church with music, hymns and the choir.
Children present at this service are invited to leave at the start of the lessons to join a session of Godly Play in the Bedehouse and rejoin the service after the consecration.
Coffee/Tea afterwards in church .
 Second Sunday of the month 6pm Choral Evensong.

Mass is also normally celebrated weekly at 7 p.m. on Mondays (Meditation within a Celtic Mass)
9.30 a.m. on Wednesdays
10.30 a.m. on Thursdays


Please see the Worship page to confirm the service times for the current week

If you are holding an event that is of interest to the St Mary's community please contact us and we will display it on the website


11.30 a.m. on Farmers' Market Saturday of each month for 30 minutes

29th July
All the Higham Organists

​Lively programme of music
In conjunction with the Farmers' Market
 Retiring Collection to support the new Youth Choir of St. Mary's.
There is an informal church lunch on the second Tuesday 
of each month at the Railway Inn, Rushden High St. at 11.45 a.m.
Please call Graham & Chris on 353346 to reserve a place.
Don't forget the Chelveston Flower Festival
21st, 22nd & 23rd July

See St. John's page


MESSY CHURCH (Beach & Barbeque theme) is on Tuesday 18th July, 3.30 - 5 pm, in the Bede House. A place to explore a Gospel theme with a range of activities followed by the sharing of a meal. £1 per person. All welcome.

CHELVESTON FLOWER FESTIVAL: Do come and visit the church for our Flower Festival on Friday 21st Saturday 22nd, and Sunday 23rd July, 10 am - 4 pm. Refreshments available. There will also be a Barbecue on Saturday 22nd at 5 pm. Tickets at £6.50 from Shirley Kirk on 354810.

ST MARY'S TREASURE SEEKERSHOLIDAY CLUB will be taking place w/c 7th August for up to 40 children in the Bede House. This is a very important part of our outreach to children and theirfamilies in our parish. If you would like to support this please pick up a flyer available on the bookcase. To book children in to Treasure Seekers please email for details or call Debbie on 07407 113312.

THE KING'S MEN (Choral scholars from King's College, Cambridge) will be performing a concert in St M?ry's Church Higham Ferrers on Saturday 9th September at 7.30 pm. Tickets @ £15, including a glass of wine and canapes, are now available from Karen Holmes and members ofthe Fundraising Committee.

PILGRIM BREAKFASTS for those looking to explore faith will recommence on Saturday 16th September, 9-11 am, and run to end October - speak with Debbie if you are interested to know more.

CHRISTMAS SHOE BOX APPEAL: It has been decided not to go ahead with the Shoe Box Appeal this year. This is due to the lack of woman or man power and also the high cost of postage and packaging. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has contributed in any way in the past.

AND FINALLY can we please ask that noise is kept to a minimum prior to the service at 10.15 am. Thank you.
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