Weekly News

The Second Sunday before Advent - 19th November 2023

Dear all

Onsite Worship:

Services this week in the benefice:

   9.30am - Eucharist, West Ilsley

   9.30am - Eucharist, Chieveley

11.00am - Matins, Farnborough

11.00am - Eucharist, Peasemore




    Next Sunday - 26th November

There will be six onsite services:



    8.30am - Holy Communion, Farnborough

    9.30am - Eucharist, Beedon

    9.30am - Family Service, Winterbourne

 11.00am - Morning Prayer, Boxford

 11.00am - Eucharist, Stockcross

    6.00pm - Evensong, 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 - 3pm) and Wednesdays (12 noon - 3pm) during term time.

Farnborough – Open

Peasemore - Open every day

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

Also included below along with the Weekly Sheet we have the Saints for this Week  as well as our services for November. 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

19th November 2023
The Second Sunday  before Advent


Saints for this Week

 For the week commencing
19th November 2023

Saints of the Week 11_19.pdf

Services in East Downland

For the month of
November 2023

11 Services.pdf

A Prayer for Peace

A Prayer for Ukraine