St Mary the Virgin’s Church – Little Harrowden

Little Harrowden is a beautiful countryside village situated between Wellingborough and Kettering and is one of the longest and narrowest parishes in Northamptonshire. It is built around the Church of St Mary the Virgin, which dates back to 1190.

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Sunday Services

Holy Communion Services held at 9.15am.

Family Services held at 10.00am.

5 Churches Together services are held on the 3rd Sunday of the month on a rota basis and are at 10.00am.

When there is a 5th Sunday in the month we will be running “Café Main Street” at 10.00am which is a new style of service that we are trialing to be family friendly and  to include good coffee, breakfast and fellowship.  Everyone welcome.  Otherwise there will be a communion service at one of the other churches.

Baptisms are held at 9.15am and can follow either the form of a Holy Communion Service or a Family Service.

Evensong.  Book of Common Prayer sung evensong on the 3rd Sunday of each month at 6.00pm.

Sunday School began in Little Harrowden on Sunday 24th January 2015 and continues on the fourth Sunday of the month.  Parents and children will meet at Little Harrowden School at 9.15am.  Children of school age will be able to stay at the Sunday School unaccompanied by their parents, allowing them to attend the church service.  The Sunday School leaders will carry out an activity with the children and return to the church as Communion begins.  Sunday School is aimed at school-age children, however pre-school children can attend accompanied by their parents.

All forthcoming services can be found under the Benefice Services tab.

Coffee/tea etc. are served after the Holy Communion and Family Services at the back of church giving people a chance to chat with others.  If you would like to be on the coffee rota there is a list you can fill in at the back of Church.

Weekday Services

Holy Communion is held in the week on a Wednesday morning at 9.15am.

Morning Prayer, 9.15am Tuesday, Thursday & Friday mornings

Little Fishes is a service for preschool children with their adults on Monday Mornings from 9.30am to 10.45am in term time.  All preschool children are welcome for a bible story, songs and prayers, craft activities, toys and refreshments as well as a chance to chat to other carers.