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Monday 3rd August

Prayer: For Our Bell Ringers.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Tuesday 4 August

Prayer:       For Our Bible Readers.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Wednesday 5 August

Prayer: For Ch@t.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

10.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.


Thursday 6 August

Prayer:    For Our Choir.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

9.15am NO HOPSCOTCH Today

5.00pm Wedding rehearsal for Michael Hind & Teresa Molloy at St. Paul’s.


Friday 7 August

Prayer:  For Our Octaves Children’s Choir.

8.30am  Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

6.30pm NO OCTAVES OR CHOIR PRACTICE Today


Saturday 8 August

Prayer:      For the Church Hall.

9.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

1.30pm Wedding Service of Michael David Hind & Teresa Molloy at St. Paul’s.


Sunday 9 August – Trinity 10

Readings:  1 Kings; 19.4-8, Ephesians; 4.25-5.2, John 6.35, 41-51.

8.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

9.15am Eucharist at St. Paul’s.

10.30am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

6.00pm Evensong at St. Mary’s


Monday 10 August

Prayer: For the Church Office.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Tuesday 11 August

Prayer:       For Our Church Visitors.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

2.30pm Julian Group Meeting at 3 Shannon Court.


Wednesday 12 August  

Prayer: For Our Church Volunteers.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

10.00am Mothers Union Corporate Communion at St. Mary’s.

2.00pm   Wedding Blessing of Damon Shurville & Ronelle Moxley at St. Mary’s.

7.00pm  Wedding Rehearsal for Oliver Sorrell & Amelia Pearce at St. Arilda’s.


Thursday 13 August

Prayer:    For Our Churchwardens.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Friday 14 August

Prayer:  For Our Clergy.

8.30am  Morning Prayer at St Mary’s.


Saturday 15 August

Prayer:      For Deanery Synod.

9.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

1.00pm Wedding of Oliver Sorrell & Amelia Pearce at St. Arilda’s.


Sunday 16 August – The Blessed Virgin Mary

Readings:  Isaiah; 61.10-end, Galatians; 4.4-7, Luke; 1.46-55.

8.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

9.15am Eucharist at St. Paul’s.

10.30am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

3.00pm  Vicarage Garden Party.

6.00pm Evensong at St. Mary’s.

6.00pm CW Communion at St. Arilda’s.


Vicarage Garden Party - Sunday 16th August, 3pm. Rev’d Jan would like to invite everyone to come and enjoy afternoon tea together in the vicarage garden (pray for fine weather!!). There will be a bouncy castle and the Betar Brass Ensemble will be playing. Please bring a folding chair or rug if possible.


Monday 17 August

Prayer: For Emergency Services – Air Ambulance.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Tuesday 18 August

Prayer:      For Emergency Services – Ambulance Service.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

7.30pm Mother’s Union meeting at St. Mary’s Church Hall.


Wednesday 19 August  

Prayer: For Emergency Services – Fire Service.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

10.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.


Thursday 20 August

Prayer:    For Emergency Services – Life Guards.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Friday 21 August

Prayer:  For Emergency Services – Police.

8.30am  Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Saturday 22 August

Prayer:      For Emergency Services – RNLI (Lifeboats).

9.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

1.00pm Wedding of Edwin Broyd & Amy Bull at St. Mary’s.


Sunday 23 August – Trinity 12

Readings:  Joshua; 24.1-2a, 14-18, Ephesians; 6.10-20, John; 6.56-69.

8.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

9.15am Eucharist at St. Paul’s.

9.30am BCP Communion at Shepperdine.

10.30am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

6.00pm Evensong at St. Mary’s.


Ch@ts ready for collection today 23rd August.


Monday 24 August

Prayer: For Environmental Concerns.

8.30am Morning Prayer St. Mary’s.

4.00pm Wedding Blessing of Frank Armstrong & Elizabeth Oxley at St. Mary’s.


Tuesday 25 August

Prayer:      For Our Eucharist Assistants.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

2.30pm Julian Group Meeting at 3 Shannon Court.


Wednesday 26 August  

Prayer: For Our Flower Arrangers.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

10.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.


Thursday 27 August

Prayer:    For Our Cleaning Team.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Friday 28 August

Prayer: For Our Foundation Governors.

8.30am  Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Saturday 29 August

Prayer:      For Our Holy Mowers.

9.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

2.00pm Wedding of Anthony Parry & Lisa Dwan at St. Mary’s.

Readings:  Deuteronomy; 4.1-2, 6-9, James; 1.17-end, Mark; 7.1-8, 14, 15, 21-23.

8.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

10.00am Benefice Service at St. Mary’s with Pastoral Assistant Commissioning.




Monday 31 August – Summer Bank Holiday

Prayer: For Those Preparing for a New School Year.


Tuesday 1 September

Prayer:       For Healing & Wholeness.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.


Wednesday 2 September  

Prayer: For House Groups & Bible Study Groups.

8.30am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

10.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

6.00pm Confirmation Preparation Class at St. Mary’s.


Thursday 3 September

Prayer:    For Hopscotch.

8.00am Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

9.15am Hopscotch at St. Mary’s.

2.00pm Prayers for Healing & Wholeness at St. Paul’s.


Friday 4 September

Prayer:  For Our Intercessors.

8.30am  Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s.

6.30pm Octaves Choir Practice at St. Mary’s.

7.30pm Choir Practice at St. Mary’s.

Saturday 5 September

Prayer:        For Kids Praise & 7up.

9.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

12.00pm Renewal of Wedding vows for John & Carol Reeves at St. Mary’s.

4.00pm  Wedding of Nicholas Trutch & Frederica Severinson at St. Paul’s.


Sunday 6 September – Trinity 14

Readings:  Isaiah; 35.4-7a, James; 2.1-10, (11-13) 14-17, Mark; 7.24-end

8.00am Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

8:00am BCP Holy Communion at St. Arilda’s

9.15am Eucharist at St. Paul’s.

10.30am All Age Eucharist at St. Mary’s.

6.00pm Choral Evensong.



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