Latest News from St Anne’s Tottington

An anonymous benefactor is funding the restoration of the Sanctuary in St Anne’s. This will take place between the 1st and -3rd December. Therefore the Church will be unavailable for the hour for private prayer between 1030 – 1130 on Wednesday. Please contact the Vicar if you wish to go into Church at a later time on that day

Services at St Anne’s

Church will be open for private prayer every Wednesday 10.30-11.30am  and Sunday 10.00-11.00am until 2nd December.

Details of service times for Advent and Christmas will be announced nearer to the time.

The Church is always available for private prayer outside of these times simply by contacting the Vicar. Any further details will be provided when entering Church.

Prayer for December

Eternal God, who prepared the Blessed Virgin Mary to be the Mother of your Son; grant that; as we rejoice in His coming as our Saviour, so we may be ready to greet him when he comes to be our judge; for he is alive and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, One God, now and for ever.

Amen

(Feast Day of the Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary)

“The Ideal Christmas Gift!”

Bespoke St Anne’s Face Coverings.
Twin ply with the emblem of St Anne, taken from the mosaic underneath the altar with a quotation from St John’s Gospel
All revenue to be used to support the Church Hall Roof Appeal Fund
(we have a leak!)
Minimum donation £10.00
Limited stock Available via the Vicarage

November’s Church Magazine is Out Now!

Only £1 from back of Church

Services & Notices

We welcome visitors and would love to have you join us in one of our church services.

Save Christmas?

Save Christmas?

Over the past nine months or so I have had to try and make sense of some pretty bizarre statements via the realm of 24 hour “news” and social media platforms, from whose respective clutches, I have thankfully been able to liberate myself! I have also, in my humble...

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Remembrance 2020

Remembrance 2020

A Message from The Vicar for Remembrance I am seldom lost for words. I am extremely grateful to Nick Snape, our Church photographer, who has provided images of how the Church is now dressed and ready for Remembrance Sunday. A big thank you to Margaret Garlick and Pat...

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St Hilda of Whitby

St Hilda of Whitby

According to Bede, Hilda was born in 614 into the Deiran royal household. There was much fighting between the various Royal Households of the time and by the time she was two years old Hilda had been taken to the court of King Edwin, King of the newly formed Kingdom...

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Neville Foote Memorial

Neville Foote Memorial

The dedication of the memorial acknowledging the life of Neville Foote and all Veterans of this parish up to current times took place on 2nd October. It is lodged on the south side of Church. It is made from Balmoral granite and incorporates in porcelain...

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Clement of Rome

Clement of Rome

Many of you will know that over the years and from my privileged position in the pulpit I have made numerous references to the Church of San Clemente in Rome and the wonderful blue Cross that is the centrepiece in the apse. Ah, what a happy time it was gazing...

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Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale

On the 13th of August the Church of England commemorates the life, work, and faith of Florence Nightingale OM RRC DStJ. It is no hyperbole that the nursing profession as we know it today exists largely because of Florence Nightingale. Florence was born on 12 May 1820...

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Give Your Heart To Jesus

Give Your Heart To Jesus

“A witness to Christ in a world seemingly on its way to faithlessness.” These words were written about the man who is the focus for our prayer for August. This former conscript to the revolutionary army of France was from peasant stock, did not take well to Latin and...

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The Vicar's Crystal Ball

I am very happy to respond to any pastoral inquiry, however please do not assume that “the Vicar will know!” Text or email me and I will always do what I can to help.

Every Blessing, The Vicar

Service Times

Safeguarding at St Annes' Church Tottington

The care and protection of children, young people and adults involved in Church activities is the responsibility of everyone who participates in the life of our Church.

Our Risk Assessment for Funerals

Everyone is welcome

Do come and join us at our Sunday meeting at 10.15am, and pop in afterwards for a cuppa and a chat in the parish hall.

Prayer

O God our maker, whose Son Jesus Christ gave to your servant Bede grace to drink in with joy the word that leads us to know you and love you: in your goodness grant that we also may come at length to you, the source of all wisdom, and stand before your face; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Amen

The Venerable Bede

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Be part of our community

Throughout the year, we hold a wide variety of social events that are outside our usual field of worship.

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An Introduction To

Our Youth

Our Youth are boys and girls who are given the chance to explore their individual skills and abilities and try out new challenges as part of a team.

Boys and girls can get involved in anything from adventure sports to performing arts, travel and taking part in community action projects.

The ‘God Squad’ is a group of people in the 18-25 age group who meet regularly and organise trips, social and charity events.

Our Senior Section offers young women aged 14 to 26 the opportunity to develop their skills and abilities through a flexible and inspiring programme which offers a huge variety of challenges, activities and opportunities for personal development.

An Introduction To

Young Adults

An Introduction To

Young Adults

The ‘God Squad’ is a group of people in the 18-25 age group who meet regularly and organise trips, social and charity events.

Our Senior Section offers young women aged 14 to 26 the opportunity to develop their skills and abilities through a flexible and inspiring programme which offers a huge variety of challenges, activities and opportunities for personal development.

An Introduction To

Mothers’ Union

Our Mothers’ Union exists to “work with people of all faiths and none to promote stable marriage, family life and the protection of children through praying, enabling and campaigning. ”

Our members work to bring hope and practical support to people every year through our parenting, literacy and community development programmes and as part of the volunteer base of local churches.

We are not stuffy!

The services mostly follow the pattern for Holy Communion and we are supported by an able & highly motivated laity. We have an excellent organist and a well established choral tradition.

01204 883713

Church Vicarage

Address:
Chapel Street, Tottington,
Bury. BL8 4AP

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At the heart of the village since 1799.

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