St Martin’s Church, North Nibley

Welcome to St Martin’s pages. Please free to come to the church at any time – you will be very welcome!
This page acts as our focus and summarises our events and activities, providing links to more details about them, about our church, our people and how to contact us.

Summary of Regular Services

Please check under ‘Forthcoming Events’ for any changes

First Sunday of each month

  • 9.30am Eucharist – with choir

Second Sunday of each month

  • 8am – Said Eucharist
  • 9.30 am. Family Service – often with guitar

Third Sunday of each month

  • 9.30am Eucharist with choir

Fourth Sunday of each month

  • 9.30am Eucharist with choir

Fifth Sunday (when there is one!)

  • 8am – Said Eucharist
  • 9.30 am. Matins with choir

Forthcoming ‘Events’

Sunday 19th May 2019 – Spring Fayre – noon-3pm

Spring Fayre Poster 2019

Weekend of 15/16 June 2019 – Church Tea Tent at the North Nibley Steam Rally

Change of ‘normal’ services in June
The 3rd Sunday (16th)  will be Matins
The fifth Sunday (30th) will be a Eucharist

Saturday 6th July 2019 – Church Tea Tent at the North Nibley Music Festival

About us

The Benefice
The parish of North Nibley is part of the Tyndale Benefice, which is currently seeking a new vicar. The Benefice Profile gives an overview of the churches, their aspirations and the environment in which they reside.

Churches Together
We work closely with the Chapel in the village, sharing services and other events throughout the year

Choir
We have a dedicated choir which sings at all the 9.30 communion services, as well as at ‘special’ services. It is always keen to welcome  new members

Bells
The bellringers are looking for new ringers!

Village School
We have very close links with our village C of E primary school, which holds many services in the Church, as well as ‘experience’ events, supported by members of the congregation. We help with ‘open the book’ and hold joint fundraising events with the Friends of the school – FONNS.
We also work with the village nursery and playgroup.

Family History Research
We are always keen to help those wishing to research their history. The local historical group has collated various records, and there is a list of graves with locations available in the church.
For specific help, please contact Wynne Holcombe

Epiphany celebration around the font

We have just held a lovely celebration of poems, songs, a play and prayers around the font. Some 30 people attended – a mix of all ages.

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