Weekly News & Events  

                             Sunday 17th November 2019

God is calling us to be a joyful, generous and accessible church, where people encounter God and lives are transformed.

 Weekday Services in the Lady Chapel

Thursday 1200 Holy Communion 

St Luke's Christmas Bake Off- Saturday 23rd November 2.00pm until 4.00pm. This is part of our annual church Christmas celebrations. For further information please see the church notice board or speak to Daniel /Joanne Burman.

The St Luke's Card Club will have lots of Christmas cards for sale every Sunday during the run-up to Christmas starting Sunday November today.

Come and join us at our Christingle. We  would love you to join us on Sunday 1st December at 9.30am. All family and friends are invited.

Jess's half marathon -

I want to say a massive thank you to everyone that supported and sponsored me :) I'm delighted that I have been able to raise El 500.29 for cystic Fibrosis! Thank you.

St Luke's will be supporting Azalea this year with gifts of Diaries (pocket size) for the women's Christmas stockings. We hope to be able to collect 40. Also there are "Angel cards "available in church and we are being asked to complete one each with a message for the women.

Luton Unite Christmas Ball on Friday 6thDecember 7.30 - 10.00pm. Tickets are £10 and can be obtained from Linda Oliver.

Azalea are holding Open House where Coffee and Cake will be available at 3a upper George Street, Luton. They would like members of the Church to join them. Dates: between 10am-12noon on the 14th February, 5th June and 9th October 2020.

Leagrave Youth (LYWAG)

Sunday 1st December 2pm - Start December in style with our wonderful concert celebrating the talents of our communities' young people. All ages welcome, no cost but please do give the suggested donation of €5 if you can as all the funds go towards our free activities for young people.

Following the concert there will be a chance to relax and catch up with friends over a mince pies. There will be performances from  Stardust Theatre Company, Leagrave Methodist Gospel Choir, Rayners School of Dance and Leagrave Scouts.

Guitars Needed.

Our community band is now delivering free guitars lessons in Leagrave and Pirton Hill Primary. We have an incredible 42 children taking part and attending their weekly lesson. As a result of the success of the project we have now run out of guitars. If you have an old guitar you no longer using or can find one in a charity please donate it. We're especially keen for any acoustic or 3/4 acoustic  guitars.

Daily Readings

Monday, November 18, 2019: Psalm 76; Isaiah 60:17-22; Ephesians  

Tuesday, November 19, 2019: Psalm 76; Isaiah 66:1-13; 1 Corinthians 

Wednesday, November 20, 2019: Psalm 76; Isaiah 66:14-24;


Thursday, November 21, 2019: Luke 1:68-79; Jeremiah 21:1-14; Hebrews 9:23-28

Friday, November 22, 2019: Luke 1:68-79; Jeremiah 22:1-17; 1 Peter 1:3-9 

Saturday, November 23, 2019: Luke 1:68-79; Jeremiah 22:18-30; Luke 18:15-17

Vicar : Revd Grace Sentamu Baverstock

07879481693 – gracesenba@gmail.com

Curate : Rev Jess McLaren  07743 345314

Email : curate-stlukes@outlook.com

Parish Office – 01582 592361 - kpotts.stlukes@hotmail.co.uk 

Office hours Wednesday/Thursday 8-10.30am 

Parish Safeguarding Co-ordinator for Children, young people and vulnerable adults is Maureen c/o 07879481693. 

Jez Hirst, Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser 01582 547653