Weekly News

The Baptism of Christ / The Epiphany - 8th January 2023

Dear all

Onsite Worship:

Services this week are:

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

Next Sunday - 15th January 2023

There will be five onsite services:
8.30am - Holy Communion, Oare
9.30am - Eucharist, West Ilsley
11.00am - Eucharist, Chieveley
11.00am - Matins, Farnborough

6.00pm - Eucharist, Peasemore

Private Prayer :

Churches in the benefice open for private prayer are:

Beedon – by arrangement with the Rector

Boxford - Sundays (10am-4pm)

Chieveley – by arrangement with the Rector

Farnborough – Open

Peasemore - Open every day as previously

West Ilsley - Saturdays & Sundays (9.30am-dusk)

Also included below along with the Weekly Sheet we have a sheet with notes of the Saints' days of the week. There are prayers for Ukraine and for peace in the world and we have our services for January. Do read Douglas' sermons in the Selected Sermons section, which can be found at this link. There is usually a new one each week. Read in Denise's letter about the Mothers' Union Hospital Project which you may wish to become involved with.

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

8th January 2023
keeping The Epiphany


Saints for this Week

For the week commencing
8th January 2023

Saints of the Week 01_08.pdf

Mother' Union

Hospital Project
for families in need

Hospital Project article Sep 2022.pdf

Services in the East Downland

For the month of
January 2023

01 Services.pdf

A Prayer for Peace

A Prayer for Ukraine