Weekly News

The Fifth Sunday of Easter - 7th May 2023

Dear all

Onsite Worship:

Services this week are:


   8.30am - Holy Communion, Beedon

   9.30am - Eucharist, Chieveley

   9.30am - Eucharist, Peasemore

11.00am - Family Service, West Ilsley

11.00am - Eucharist, Boxford

   6.00pm - Evensong, Farnborough


Next Sunday - 14th May 

There will be six onsite services:


    8.30am - Holy Communion, West Ilsley

    9.30am - Eucharist, Winterbourne

 11.00am - Family Service, Boxford

 11.00am - Eucharist, Stockcross

   4.00pm -  Evensong, Beedon

   6.00pm - Evensong, Chieveley



Private Prayer :

Churches in the benefice open for private prayer are:

Beedon – by arrangement with the Rector

Boxford - Sundays (10am-4pm)

Chieveley – Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays (9.30am to 3pm), Wednesdays (12 to 3pm) during term time

Farnborough – Open

Peasemore - Open every day as previously

West Ilsley - Saturdays & Sundays  (9.30am-6pm)

Also included below along with the Weekly Sheet we have the Saints for this Week as well as our services for May.  There are prayers for Ukraine and for peace in the world.  Do read Douglas' sermons in the Selected Sermons section, which can be found at this link. There is usually a new one each week.  

Please do still encourage others to keep in touch with what is going on by signing up to these updates, just cut and paste the link to them in an email: https://mailchi.mp/d58d3b280189/east-downland-sign-up


Very importantly, if there are any people who you know would like a hard copy of this then please print it off for them or let me know, and I’ll take care of it.

For now, as always, all the best, God bless, and keep safe


Pew Sheet

7th May 2023
The Fifth Sunday of Easter 


Saints for this Week

 For the week commencing
7th May 2023

Saints of the Week 05_07.pdf

Services in the East Downland

 For the month of
May 2023

05 Services.pdf

A Prayer for Peace

A Prayer for Ukraine