Weekly News

The Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity - 12th September 2021

Dear all

Onsite Worship this week:

8.30am - Holy Communion at Oare

9.30am - Eucharist at Winterbourne

11.00am - Family Service at Boxford

11.00am - Eucharist at Stockcross

4.00pm - Evening Prayer at Beedon

Although Government restrictions have been relaxed, we are continuing to encourage the use of face masks and hand sanitiser in church.

Online Worship
Douglas’ sermons will still be available here on the website and there are some excellent online services available via the Diocesan website: www.oxford.anglican.org/coronavirus-covid-19-2/livestream/

Next week there will be four onsite services:

8.30am - Holy Communion at Peasemore

9.30am - Eucharist at West Ilsley

11.00am - Matins at Farnborough

11.00am - Family Harvest at Chieveley

See below for further announcements about services.

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 - Sundays (9.30am-6pm)

Also included below along with the Weekly Sheet we have a sermon on 'The Significance of St Bonaventure', as well as a sheet with notes of the Saints' days of the week. The list of services in the benefice for September are shown below. There is also a copy of the Diocesan course book with a summary of courses for the Autumn and next year. As always, there are some excellent courses on offer, so do take a look. In addition, there is a booklet on 'Serving Your Church' containing information about key parish officer roles, which may encourage you to explore what God is calling you to do.

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:


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

12th September 2021
The Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity



The Significance of St Bonaventure


Saints for this Week

For the week commencing
12th September 2021

Saints of this week 12_09.pdf

Services in the East Downland

For the month commencing
5th September 2021

09 Services.pdf

Serving Your Church

Information about
Parish Officer Roles


Equipping for Life

Courses from the Diocese
for April to July 2021