25 to 31 July 2021
your Son left the riches of heaven
and became poor for our sake:
when we prosper save us from pride,
when we are needy save us from despair,
that we may trust in you alone;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
1 August 2021
A service of Holy Communion will take place at
St Nicholas’ Church, Swayfield, at 9am
and at St Andrew’s Church, Irnham, at 10.30am
on Sunday, 1 August 2021.
Please contact Revd Stephen to book a place
at either service.
Join us on Zoom at 4pm for Evensong:
Meeting ID: 843 2924 1470
On Sundays, services of Holy Communion take place alternate weeks at St Andrew’s Church, Irnham, and at St John’s Church, Corby Glen, at 10.30am, and at one of the other churches in the benfice. See above for the location for this week’s services. Please contact Revd Stephen to book a place.
For more details, please see Revd Stephen’s Letter to Parishioners, 23 July 2021.
Also on Sundays, join us for a service of Evensong at 4pm. Open the Zoom app on your device, click ‘Join Meeting’, then enter the Meeting ID and Passcode as given above.
Revd Stephen says the daily offices of Morning and Evening Prayer in St John’s Church, Corby Glen. The services are at 8am and 4pm each day. If you would like to attend these services — ad hoc, or regularly — you will be very welcome.
A midweek Holy Communion at St John’s Church, Corby Glen, is held each Wednesday at 10am. There is no need to book for this service. Just come along and meet God in his holy house.
Three of our churches open for private prayer. Burton-le-Coggles’ Church is open on Mondays and Thursdays from 10am to 1pm, St John’s Church, Corby Glen, is open every day from 8.30am to 4pm, and St Andrew’s Church, Irnham, is open between 10am and 1pm on Wednesday and Saturday.
Please continue to follow government guidance on hygiene, face coverings and social distancing when visiting our churches – hand sanitiser is available for use before and after visiting. For more details please see Keeping Safe: Covid-19 safety and notices and posters in the churches themselves. Thank you!
Services on this website
Every day the Corby Glen Group Virtual Church offers a service of prayer and worship in text and audio format. The recordings can be subscribed to as podcasts, or simply listened to from this website (click the service title and scroll down for the order of service).
On Sunday, the service is one of Holy Communion, and includes a sermon. On weekdays, a short service of Prayer is published including a reflection on the day’s reading. The sermons and daily reflections are also available separately as well as integrated into the services.
A simple recorded service of Night Prayer (Compline) is available for listening to at the close of any day. For any mourning the loss of a loved one, a Service of Light, Hope and Remembrance is available in text and video formats.
Towards the end of each week, a letter to parishioners is published.
To find particular services, use the Worship menu at the top of each page or the menu below. To find the standalone reflections or sermons, use the Reflections menu. Alternatively, click a date on the calendar below to list the items published that day.