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March 12, 2019

Reminder of AGM

Annual General Meeting at the church on Wednesday 3rd April 2019 at 7pm

March 12, 2019

Services for April 2019

Sunday 7th April All Age Worship at 11.15 am

Sunday 14th April Holy Communion at 6.30 pm

Sunday 20th April No Service

Sunday 28th April Evening Prayer at 6.30pm

March 12, 2019

Summer format for Services at St Andrew’s


When the clock spring forward at the end of March the services at Paull will be as follows

1st Sunday of the month All Age Worship or Baptism at 11.15 am

2nd Sunday Holy Communion at 6.30 pm

3rd Sunday No Service

4th Sunday Evening Prayer at 6.30 pm

February 27, 2019

The newsletter for March 2019, whats going on

March 2019 (1)please down load for all the details of services and fundraising events in the benefice of Paull, Hedon, Preston and Sproatley

February 13, 2019

Bible Study


Bible Study at the vicarage on 11th March & 25th March for the benefice churches

February 13, 2019

Ash Wednesday

The congregation of St Andrew are invited to an Ash Wednesday service on 6th March at Hedon Church 7.30 pm

February 13, 2019

Passion Play rehearsals


The rehearsals will be at Ottringham village hall at 7.30pm on 7th March, 21st March & 28th March.  Please come a long if you want to  join in.  The Passion play will be re-in-acted on Saturday 13th April at Withernsea and Sunday 14th at Hedon



February 13, 2019

Deanery Synod

 There will be a meeting on Tuesday 12th March at 7.30pm at Patrington

February 13, 2019

Annual Vestry meeting and Annual General Meeting 2019

St Andrew Church AGM will be held at the church on 3rd April 2019 at 7pm.  If you would like to join us and help look after the church or run events please come along, we do need you.

February 13, 2019

Service for March 2019

St Andrew’s Service for March is an All Age Baptism on Sunday 3rd March 2019 at 11am

January 21, 2019

Car Boot Season

The car boot season will start on Saturday 6th April 2019.  Please see drop down on car boot for details

January 21, 2019

Knitters needed

If there is anyone in Paull who would like to knit for the church please ring Mandy.  We are knitting the Nativity for next year, poppies and small knitted items to sell when the coffee shop is open within the church

January 21, 2019

Service for February 2019

The next service at St Andrew’s is Sunday 3rd February 2019 at 11am.  Led by Rev’d Susan Pulko.  The service will be Holy Communion

January 21, 2019

The Coffee shop within the church

The coffee shop within the church will be opening for the summer on Sundays on May 12th 2019  2 till 4 pm.  We look forward to seeing you all once again

January 21, 2019

Benefice Social Celebration

You are invited, Come along to our SOCIAL CELEBRATION at Paull Village Hall.  Saturday 2nd February 2019.  7.30pm till 9.30pm.  Lets welcome Sue, Celebrate Candlemas and finish with compline.  Bar open, nibbles and chatting

December 30, 2018

Synoptic Gospel Course

The Deanery of South Holderness invites you to Discover the “Synoptic” Gospels: Matthew, Mark, and Luke

Ottringham Village Hall, 7.30pm Thursdays 17th, 24th, 31st January 2019

These gospels are the earliest record we have of Jesus’ Life. We will answer such questions as

  • Why are they so similar and how are they different?
  • Where did the writers get all their information and why did they write?
  • Are they an accurate historical record?
  • Why does Mark finish in such a strange place?
  • Why are there so many prophecies in Matthew?
  • How do we know Luke was a doctor?
  • What is the special inspiration and theme of each gospel?

The presentation will be fascinating,inspiring, easy going and it is open to anyone

Please contact me for more information and to let me know you wish to attend, Philip West 01964 603199

December 30, 2018

What a wonderful Crib and Carol Service

Thank you to all those children who took part in the service you were brilliant.  thank you to everyone who supported the service it was great to have a full church over flowing with love, hope and happiness.  Your support and help is very much appreciated

December 30, 2018

Paull Primary school visit the church for their Nativity Play

Thank you to all the children who took part,.  It was a lovely service produced by the pupils and the singing was great.  Well done to you all it was brilliant to have you all in church

December 30, 2018

The Passion Play

Are you interested in joining in for the production of the passion play which will be held in Withernsea on Saturday 13th April 2019 and Sunday 14th April 2019 at Hedon.  Rehearsals start in March at Ottringham village hall.  Please give Philip West a ring on 01964 603199 if you are interested in helping

December 30, 2018

Prayer meetings for everyone

Prayer Meeting for everyone for 6 months, as follows:
Thursday 3rd January Ottringham Village Hall
Monday 4th February Patrington Church Hall
Thursday 7th March either Patrington or Ottringham (depending on Easter Story rehearsals)
Monday 1st April Patrington Church Hall
Thursday 2nd May Ottringham Village Hall
Monday 3rd June Patrington Church Hall

December 30, 2018

Praying People, prayer group

Stop and be still. Churches are busy places and Christians busy people. Sometimes too busy. It’s been said: “If you’re too busy to pray, you’re too busy!”
and no prayer means no power for our churches
So, you are invited to informal prayer and sharing:
Thursday 3rd January Ottringham Village Hall
Monday 4th February Patrington Church Hall
and thereafter normally alternating first Thursday of months at Ottringham and first Monday at Patrington,
On Mondays soup and roll is offered at 12.30pm. Meeting starts prompt at 1.30pm. Ends by 3pm
On Thursdays tea and coffee is offered at 7pm. Meeting starts prompt at 7.30pm. Ends by 9pm
Further details from Philip West 01964 603199

December 3, 2018

Paull Primary visits the church

Paull Primary school visits the church for a St Andrew Day Service on 30th November, at 2.15 pm luckily the weather was fine and warmish which enabled the children to walk from the school to the church.  The children produced a lovely service and the singing was brilliant.  Thank you for coming and sharing the celebration

November 27, 2018

Benefice newsletter for December 2018 and January 2019

Please down load the bulletin which tells you what is going on in the benefice churches of Paull, Preston, Sproatley and Hedon  dec jan 2018 (1) 

November 23, 2018

Welcome from St Andrew’s to Rev’d Susan Pulko

All at St Andrew’s would like to welcome our new priest in charge Rev’d Susan Pulko.  The church family look forward to working with you and are exited about what lies ahead.  You are in our prayers as we start this new chapter together

November 23, 2018

Happy Christmas everyone

From all at St Andrew’s.  Thank you for all your loyal support, time and effort throughout 2018.  We are very grateful and appreciate it very much.  You are a fantastic bunch

November 23, 2018

Benefice Service for Hedon, Sproatley, Paull and Preston

Christmas Day 25th December 2108, 10 am at Preston Church

Sunday 30th December 2018 at Sproatley Church, at 10am

All welcome Led by Rev’s Susan Pulko

November 23, 2018

Service for St Andrew’s, Paull January 2019

Service for January 2019

Sunday January 6th –  11am – Holy Communion, Led by Rev’d Susan Pulko


November 23, 2018

We need your help!

Families, Friends, Brothers, Sisters and Teenagers we need your help,  Are you able to sing or read a short reading at the crib service on the 23rd December at 3pm at the church.  If so we have a practice day arranged for Saturday 15th December at 11am, at the church.  If you would like to be involved but can not make it please let me know.  It is a different service this year so we do need more readers.

Ring Mandy on 07753410535 or Joyce on 01482 890552 if you can come along, it is very much appreciated

November 23, 2018

Christmas service at St Andrew’s

Crib and Carol Service on Sunday 23rd December 2018 at 3pm

Come a long and support your church at this festive time of the year.  Child friendly, and will be great for all the family.  Come and sing your heart out to well known carols as the children tell the Christmas story.

Led By Rev’d Susan Pulko



November 23, 2018

Services for St Andrew’s, Paull

Services for December

Sunday 2nd December Holy Communion at 11 am led by Rev’d Gordon Smethhurst 

October 31, 2018

We have a new vicar coming

The benefice recently received the good news that Reverend Dr Susan Pulko, Assistant Curate of Market Weighton has been appointed Priest in Charge of Hedon, Paull, Sprotley and Preston in Holderness

Dr Pulko will be licensed by the Bishop of Hull on Wednesday 5th December at 7.30pm at St Augustine, Hedon

We would like to welcome Susan into our church family

October 31, 2018

Remembrance Day

Sunday 11th November.  There will be a service of remembrance at 3pm at the War Memorial in the village.  Refreshments will be provided afterwards in the Village Hall.  The congregation of St Andrew’s are invited to join this celebration

October 31, 2018

Services for November at St Andrew’s

Services at Paull In November

Sunday 4th November – Holy Communion – at 11am

October 31, 2018

Novembers newsletter for the benefice of Hedon, Paull, Preston and Sproatley

Please down load 

november 2018 (1) 

September 27, 2018

Remember to change you clocks

The clocks change after midnight on the 28th October.  British summer time ends    

September 27, 2018

October news letter for Paull, Preston, Hedon and Sproatley

Please down load the bulletin for what’s going on in the benefice churches in October and service times

october 2018

September 26, 2018

Coffee shop within the church

The coffee shop will close on the 30th September for the winter months at 4pm

It would be lovely to see you before we close.

September 26, 2018

All Souls

The church will be open from 2pm until 3pm for you to come along and remember your loved ones, say a prayer, light a candle and hang a star on the tree

September 26, 2018

Services in October

Sunday October 7th Baptism – 11am

Sunday 14th October Holy Communion – 6.30 pm

September 26, 2018

Car Boot

Weather permitting there will be a car boot on the 6th October 2018.  See drop down for details

August 30, 2018

Benefice Walk

Thank you to all  who took part in this social event, for those who sponsored  and help  raise funds for the various churches.  Also much appreciation to those who stayed and supported the Evening prayer service, it is great when you have a full church, the Lord’s  presence and joyful worship Thank You

  Well done to you all. 

August 30, 2018

Septembers news letter

please down load the bulletin for the benefice news and what is going on around you

Paull, Preston, Sproatley and Hedon september 2018 (1) 

August 20, 2018

Services for September at Paull Church

September 2nd All Age Worship, 11am

September 9th Holy Communion at 6.30pm

September 16th “Rivers of Hope” 4pm (this is the last 4pm service this year)

September 23rd Evening Prayer at 6.30 pm lay led

September 30th Benefice Service at Paull at 10am, Harvest Festival Service.   All welcome

August 20, 2018

Harvest Festival at Paull

The Harvest Festival Service at Paull will be on Sunday 30th September at 10am.  This will also be a benefice service as it is the 5th Sunday in the month.  It will be great to have a full church to celebrate.  All welcome.  Refreshments will be served afterwards

August 20, 2018

Car Boot

The next car boot is Saturday 1st September.  Please read drop down on car boot for details


August 20, 2018

Coffee shop within the church

Open 2 till 4 every Sunday a great cuppa and home baking awaits you.  Come along for a chat and natter, it would be lovely to see you.  The last day of opening for the summer is September 30th, the coffee shop will close for the winter at 4pm on that day.

August 20, 2018

Open garden tombola and games

On the 22nd September Mrs Joyce Wigg’s garden will have a tombola, children’s games and scarecrow’s for you to have a look at 10am to 4pm, please call and support the church.  Any prizes, baking or ideas for children’s games would be appreciated.  We look forward to seeing you at the village annual scarecrow and garage sale day

August 20, 2018

From the register

The following weddings took place in July/August at St Andrew’s: 28th July Matthew Hulme and Claire Cawthorne and 3rd August Luke Howard and Rebecca Failey Howard.  He who has my commandments and keeps them, it is he who loves me.  And he who loves me will be loved by my Father.  (John 14:21)

August 7, 2018

From the register

Baptisms in July

Emily Rose Garner

Maya Rose Stubbs

Edward Andrew Adkins

Thank you to Rev’d John McWilliams for a lovely, friendly service.  May they grow in God’s love and be surrounded by love as they grow and blossom

August 7, 2018

Tombola prizes

Tombola prizes for the car boot sale and coffee shop are always very much appreciated if you have anything to spare