St John invites us…

St John called out to all who long for the Messiah: Prepare the way of the Lord.  Today he calls us because we too experience the desperation and darkness of a world that rejects God, but we know the joy and light that can be found in Jesus.  St John...

DECORATING THE CHURCHES FOR CHRISTMAS:

 If you would like to contribute to making the churches beautiful this Christmas then you can do so in Caton by bringing plants; they can be left in the church no later than Saturday 22 December. In Kirkby Lonsdale there will be a retiring collection in order to...

Red Boxes

It is time to have your red box emptied. Please bring them to church. Kirkby Lonsdale give them to Fr Luiz, in Hornby to John Hopkinson or Helena Derbyshire, and in Caton to Christine Griffiths. Many thanks for your continued support. If there are any queries please...

ADVENT IS ALMOST UPON US:

If you would like to mark the days of Advent with a short prayer, a kind of ‘spiritual Advent Calendar’, then please take a free copy of the booklet from the back of church. The publication contains a short reflection from Pope Francis for each day with a suggested...

Lord of life… King of love on Calvary…

At the end of each day as we examine our consciences and ask God for mercy for our mistakes, sins and omissions of the day we must ask ourselves; have I borne witness to the truth today?  It is too easy to count up the failings and lies of others – not so...

LVRS Coffee Morning, November 17th

A huge THANK YOU to Marie and John Hopkinson for hosting the Coffee Morning and to all who helped and attended. The event raised an amazing £702 for 0ur project. The support we are receiving from the whole community is greatly appreciated. *Meeting on 3rd December in...