TODAY’S READINGS & SERVICES, 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
READINGS & SERVICES FOR 25th March, Palm Sunday: Isaiah 50.4-9a, Philippians 2.5-11, Mark 14.1-15.end
9am BCP Holy Communion Chitterne
10.30am Palm Sunday Communion Orcheston
4pm Family Service & Tea Shrewton
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 Jolyon to be baptised today, and for all preparing for baptism or confirmation at this special time of year.
Most merciful God, who by the death and resurrection of your Son Jesus Christ delivered and saved the world: grant that by faith in him who suffered on the cross we may triumph in the power of his victory; 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 FINAL WEEK: 19th/22nd March
The final Lent Course session (Challenge) will be in Maddington Church Room on Monday 19th (7pm-8.30pm). The session will be repeated at the same location, 10am on Thursday 22nd March. This session is based entirely on your questions, and insights, so if you have a question for us please jot it down on a yellow slip (in church) and hand it to us, or email us.
100th Anniversaries this coming week
This coming week we have 3 servicemen to commemorate in the parish:
11am at Chitterne War Memorial 21st March
2pm at Tilshead War Memorial 23rd March
2pm at Chitterne War Memorial 25th March
Do come and join us for these short, but important acts of commemoration.
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 through the church office. Please book by 7th April.