TODAY’S READINGS & SERVICES, Lent 4/ Mothering Sunday: 1 Samuel 1.20-end,
2 Corinthians 1.3-7, Luke 2.33-35
9am BCP Holy Communion Shrewton
10.30am Family Communion Chitterne
3pm Special Service & Tea Orcheston
6pm Evensong Tilshead
READINGS & SERVICES FOR 18th March, Lent 5 (Passion Sunday): Jeremiah 31.31-34, Hebrews 5.5-10, John 12.20-33
9am Morning Prayer Orcheston
10.30am Holy Communion Shrewton
6pm BCP Holy Communion Tilshead
The following services take place during the week.
Do join us if you can:
Tues 10am Holy Communion Shrewton
Wed 10am Morning Prayer Shrewton
Wed 4.30pm Compline Chitterne
Thus 9.30am Morning Prayer Tilshead
Thus 5.30pm Evening Prayer Orcheston
Sat 5.30pm Compline Tilshead
FOR OUR PRAYERS
Please remember the following people in your prayers… Antonia, Angie, Betty, Bryan, Carol, Caroline, Christopher, Emily, Jerry, Jim, June, Karen, Kate, Marion, Maureen, Michael, Oscar, Pam, Peggy, Robert, Simon; for all who have been as mothers to us during our lifetime, and for all who nurture and care for us now.
God of compassion, whose Son Jesus Christ, the child of Mary, shared the life of a home in Nazareth, and on the cross drew the whole human family to himself: strengthen us in our daily living that in joy and in sorrow we may know the power of your presence to bind together and to heal; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit,one God, now and for ever. Amen.
The Lent Course Week 4: 12th March/15th March
This week’s session (‘Reflect’) will be in Tilshead Village Hall on Monday 12th (7pm-8.30pm). The session will be repeated at the same location, 10am on Thursday 15th March. All welcome!! For those of you who missed last week’s session but would like the notes, please call/drop a line to the church office.
Service, Teddy Bears Picnic & Tea, TODAY, 3pm, Orcheston You are all warmly invited to join us for a short informal service with your favourite hymns, followed by a Teddy Bears Picnic and Tea. Come and have a catch up, see who has the oldest bear, enjoy some fellowship.
Electoral Roll for Salisbury Plain Benefice
This is a notice to advise you that the annual revision of the Electoral Roll will take place between 24th March and 6th April. If you are not on the church Electoral Roll and would like to be, please collect one of the forms in church and return it to the church office, or to the Parish Electoral Roll Officer, Marcelle Stobie.
Save the Date: Annual Meetings 2018
The Parishioners Meeting and APCM for Salisbury Plain Benefice will take place at 7pm in St Mary’s, Shrewton on 25th April. Refreshments will be served from 6.30pm. Do come and hear what we’ve been up to during the past year!
ANNUAL CHURCH SPRING CLEANING DATES 2018
St Marys Church, Shrewton. 7th April at 10am St Marys Maddington Church 19th May at 10am
Please do come and help if you are able, the more the merrier. (Coffee & biscuits available for sustenance!) There will be cleaning materials available but if you could please bring your own dusters/cleaning cloths/eco cleaning products etc, that would be brilliant. THANK YOU.
Safari Supper, 21st April 2018 at 6.30pm
In support of St Marys Church, Shrewton
Price: £15. Tickets are available from the church office. Closing date for ticket purchases: 7th April.