Weekly News

Barnabas the Apostle - 11th June 2023

Dear all

Onsite Worship:

Services this week are:


    8.30am - Holy Communion, West Ilsley

    9.30am - Eucharist, Winterbourne

 11.00am - Pet Service, Boxford

 11.00am - Eucharist, Stockcross

    5.00pm - Songs of Praise, Beedon

    6.00pm - Evensong, Chieveley

Also today, there is a Garden Party in the church grounds, to celebrate over 800 years of St Nicholas Church, Beedon, before Songs of Praise - see Pew sheet for details.


Next Sunday - 18th June 

There will be five onsite services:


   8.30am - Holy Communion, Oare

   9.30am - Eucharist, West Ilsley

11.00am - Matins, Farnborough

11.00am - Eucharist, Chieveley

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

Farnborough – Open

Peasemore - Open every day

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 June and details about the Saying Goodbye service in Oxford that is taking place in July.  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

11th June 2023
Barnabas the  Apostle


Saints for this Week

 For the week commencing
11th June 2023

Saints of the Week 06_11.pdf

Saying Goodbye Service

On 8th July 2023
In Oxford

SG Oxford 2023.pdf

Services in the East Downland

 For the month of
June 2023

06 Services.pdf

A Prayer for Peace

A Prayer for Ukraine