The Parish of Burchetts Green

We warmly welcome you to join us at any of our services

Three churches one Parish

St Mary the Virgin, Hurley
St John the Evangelist, Littlewick Green
St James the Less, Stubbings


Seeking to know Jesus, to share his love and

make him known in word and action.


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Rosalind Bentley writes

make every day worthwhile

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exchanging the peace

By Rev Dilys
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Services Sunday - February 26th

8.00am  Holy Communion (BCP) Stubbings
9.15am   Communion Together  Littlewick 10.30am  Family Service Stubbings
10.30am  Holy Communion (CW) Hurley
1.00pm   Baptism Sophia Peycke Stubbings

Some forthcoming dates...

Tuesday 28th February
Knit & Natter Craft Group: 2.00pm Soltau Centre

Service celebrating the life of Dennis Newton 2.00pm St John’s Littlewick Green

Wednesday 1st March
ASH WEDNESDAY

Holy Communion (BCP) 11.30 Stubbings (see below)

Thursday 2nd March
Hurley Pebbles 10.30am Priory Room

Confirmation

At a confirmation service:-

* We make the promises made by our parents and godparents when we were baptised our own …

* We declare our intention to live a life of committed to Jesus.

* This affirmation is confirmed by prayer and the laying on of hands by the bishop. *The Church asks God to give you power through the Holy Spirit to enable you to live in the way of Jesus..

On Easter Eve the Bishop of Reading will be presiding at a Confirmation Service in Reading Minster. If you would like to be confirmed then please let the vicar know. You will need to attend a short confirmation course between now and the service.

A Baroque Concert

 Sunday 12th March 2017 at 4pm  At St Mary the Virgin, Hurley - chamber music with friends - Bach, Handel, Telemann. Cost £5 to include tea and cake afterwards.  Contact Elaine Mordaunt (01628 822986) or buy at door. In aid of Burchetts Green Parish and Headway Thames Valley brain injury charity.

Thank you …

...to Mary and Linda and to all who helped make last Saturday’s Stubbings Snowdrop Tea so enjoyable.

Thanksgiving Service

Recently we have had to come to terms with the departure of a much loved member of our congregations, Dennis Newton. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family. All are invited to come to ‘Celebrate the Life of Dennis Newton’, at St. John the Evangelist, Littlewick Green at 2pm on Tuesday 28th February. No need to wear black.


Ash Wednesday - 1st March 2017

There will be an Ash Wednesday service of Holy Communion with imposition of Ashes at 11.30am at St James the Less, Stubbings.

Parish Walks will be back in the Spring!

Please book the provisional date of Saturday 8th April in your diaries.

Next Sunday - March 5th
Parish Service

An opportunity for all our church family to worship together around the communion. Children will join the first part of the service before going to the Soltau Centre for children’s activities and will rejoin the service for a final blessing.

Traidcraft

Our Traidcraft stall has a good range of foods and gifts. Please do go over to the Soltau Centre after the Parish Service and have a look at their selection.