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Wombwell Parish

St Mary's, Wombwell & St George's, Jump

A warm welcome awaits you at St Mary's & St George's

Open House - 23rd June, - Wombwell Rectory

 

The Rector, Rev John Armstron and his wife Helen, invite us all to an Open House to be held at the Rectory on the 23rd June, 2018 between 3.00 pm and 7.00 pm. This will be an excellent opportunity to get to know our new Rector and his family and, of course, they will get to know us!.

 

Hope you can all attend what promises to be a most enjoyable afternoon.

 

Prayer meetings

 

To mark the start of his ministry with us Rev John Armstrong has asked us to meet to pray for the needs of the Parish. These meeetings will be held as detailed below and everyone is invited - you can either stay for the full three hours or just pop in for a few minutes - whichever you can make or suits you best:

 

7th July, 2018 - 9.00 pm - 12.00 noon - St Mary's

 

14th July, 2018 - 9.00 am - 12.00 noon - St George's

General Data Protection Regulations

 

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect in the UK from 25 May 2018. It replaces the existing law on data protection (the Data Protection Act 1998) and gives individuals more rights and protection in how their personal data is used by organisations. Parishes must comply with its requirements, just like any other charity or organisation.

 

Wh have sought the advice of the Diocese of Sheffield and the PCC of Wombwell Parish has agreed and approved its approach to GDPA. If you wish to view our Data Privacy Notice, plese click here

Appointment of New Rector - 16th May, 2018

 

We are pleased to announce the appointment of our new Rector, the Rev John Armstrong who will join us from St Andrew's Church, Over Hulton after an 11 year stint as the vicar there.

 

Rev Armstrong, his wife Helen and their three children will be joining us on the 16th May. 2018 although they are now currently living in the Parish prior to the induction.

 

 

Rev Armstrong has been quoted in 'The Bolton News' as saying "This will be a new challenge, but one I feel God has laid upon me.

 

We look forward to him joining the team here in Wombwell.

 

The Induction Service will be held at 7.30 pm on Wednesday 16th May, 2018 in St Mary's - Please come early to get a seat!