The Parish of South Lafford
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Following government guidance allowing the resumption of public worship. From Sunday 6th September public services are being held one Eucharist per Sunday at either Folkingham or Osbournby. The PCC may also decide to open up services at more of our churches when it meets in mid-October. Full details and up to date information are shown on the Home page and the Community Calendar page.
NHS Test and Trace Scheme
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Private prayer from September
Both St Andrew's, Folkingham and St Peter and St Paul's, Osbournby will open for private prayer every Wednesday between 12 noon and 6 pm.
St Botolph's, Newton will be open for private prayer every Sunday from 1pm to 3pm.
At present all our other church buildings remain closed.
All other meetings and activities except for vital community services are postponed until further notice.
During this uncertain time, everyone is in our thoughts and prayers, prayers for all those here and around the world who are caught up in this crisis, and also those who are really worried about its potential impacts on them and their loved ones.
If anyone would like to contact Rev. Cameron Watt he is available on his mobile 07887 802784 or via email
As a sign of hope, Rev Cameron would like you to light a candle and put it in your window at 7pm each Sunday until we are able to join together again in our village churches.
A prayer for hope
In these difficult times
we pray for our country and the world
for all those who tend and care for others.
Give strength and courage to all who suffer,
help us to help others,
and always to know that you are with us
every moment of our lives.