St Luke Leagrave

The church that cares, following the example of Jesus

Weekly News & Events  

                             Sunday 17th February 2019

 Weekday Services in the Lady Chapel

 Monday 0900 Morning Prayer

 Wednesday 1230 Holy Communion

Thursday 0930 Morning Prayer

During Lent there will be no collection plate being passed round during the services. Instead there will be a plate for stewardship envelopes and cash donations in a strategic position at the back of church which will be brought forward to the altar at the usual point in the service.

Appointment of The Revd Canon Dave Middlebrook as Archdeacon of Bedford

There will be a Service of Welcome for the Archdeacon of Bedford designate, the Revd Canon Dave Middlebrook. This will take place at St Mary’s Church, Woburn MK17 9QZ at 5.30pm on Saturday 30 March 2019. 

Please Note:-

Ash Wednesday service 6th March at 12.30pm in St Luke's Church. A reflective service with Holy Communion and ashing.

The funeral of Bernard Clarke will take place on Friday 1 March 3pm at Luton crematorium. Donations to Alzheimer’s society may be made via Neville’s Funeral Service.

Women’s breakfast – 2nd March 2019. St Hugh’s are hosting a women’s breakfast on 2nd March from 8-10am. The morning will include a full English breakfast, a time of worship and a talk on mission. If you are interested in coming please speak to Jess.

Daily Bible Readings

Monday, February 18, 2019: Psalm 120; 2 Kings 24:18-25:21;                      1  Corinthians 15:20-34

Tuesday, February 19, 2019: Psalm 120; Ezra 1:1-11;                                    2 Corinthians 1:12-19

Wednesday, February 20, 2019: Psalm 120; Jeremiah 22:11-17; Luke 11:37-52

Thursday, February 21, 2019: Psalm 37:1-11, 39-40; Genesis 43:16-34; Romans 8:1-11

Friday, February 22, 2019: Psalm 37:1-11, 39-40; Genesis 44:1-17;  1 John 2:12-17

Saturday, February 23, 2019: Psalm 37:1-11, 39-40; Genesis 44:   18-34; Luke 12:57-59


Dates Time Meeting type

Saturday 23rd Feb 3pm Renewal of Wedding vows service at St Luke’s

Thursday 28th Feb 7.30pm Working Parties - Church Hall

Friday 1st March 7.15pm Hosting Day of prayer

St Luke’s church

Tuesday 5th March Shrove Tuesday

Wednesday 6th March 12.30pm Ash Wednesday service 1230 at St Luke’s Church


Vicar : Revd Grace Sentamu Baverstock

Curate : Rev Jess McLaren  07743345314

Email :

Parish Office - 01582592361 -

Office hours - Wednesda/Thursday 8 - 1030am

Parish Safeguarding Co-ordinators for children, young people and vulnerable adults is Lynda 07963193130.

Jezza Hirst, Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser can be contacted on 01582547653