Resignation Announcement

Rev Payne at home

To the church family at Silsoe, Flitton & Pulloxhill, Over the past few weeks Jo and I have had the opportunity to draw breath and reflect on the past year and to think over a growing uncertainty I have been feeling about my appointment to the churches here. The conclusion I have reluctantly reached is … Read more

Historic Churches Bike ‘n Hike

Bike n Hike

The annual Bike ‘n Hike organised by the Beds & Herts Historic Churches Trust is on 11 September.  This is a sponsored event with 50% of all monies raised returned to the local church. At Silsoe, we are looking for volunteers to be at the Church on September 11 from 9am to 5 pm to … Read more

Bible Book Club – New Study Course

Bible Study Group

The Bible Book Club are about to start a new study – this one will be on the Psalms and is a study written by people in the Diocese of St. Edmonsbury. This will be held on Zoom and our next meeting will be at 7.30pm on Monday 10th May 2021. We finish for about … Read more

Remembering HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh It is with great sadness that we received the news of the death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh. Our prayers are offered for Her Majesty the Queen and members of the Royal Family at this time, and for all who are grieving this loss. We … Read more

Our Easter Hopes

Easter Decorations

A Sign of Hope for Our Community – we invite you to write your hopes and prayers on a heart which will be laminated and hung outside St James Church.

Tea at Three

Tea at 3

Zoom time together each Sunday between 3:00pm and 4:00pm

Feedback on Services

Virtual Vicar

We would really like to know what you think about our recorded services.  We know approximately how many people are watching them, but not where or who they are. We’d be grateful if you could spend a couple of minutes answering a few questions. We’d appreciate any feedback you care to give us – positive and negative.

Teach Us To Pray

Teach Us To Pray

At one time or another, almost all of us will have wished that we were better at prayer – even the first disciples asked Jesus how to pray. In this eight week Zoom course based around the Lord’s Prayer, we’ll begin with the question ‘Why Pray?’ and go on to explore different ways of prayer that
include listening, adoration and contemplation.

Ash Wednesday & Imposition of Ashes

Ash Wednesday

Join us for our Benefice Ash Wednesday Service on Wednesday 17th February as we prepare to make the journey through Lent together. If you would like a portion of ashes to join in with the imposition of ashes, we are supplying individual pots of ash that have been prepared and prayed over in advance.