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SERVICES AND EVENTS IN CHURCH THIS WEEK

Sunday 20th Aug

8:00 am      Eucharist (BCP)
10:00 am     Parish Eucharist
3:00-5:00 pm     Vicarage Garden Tea Party

Monday 21st Aug

9:30 am   Eucharist

Wed 23rd Aug

10:00 am   Eucharist (BCP)

Thurs 24th Aug

7:30 pm   Requiem Eucharist

Sunday 27th Aug

8:00 am      Eucharist (BCP)
10:00 am     Parish Eucharist

Monday 28th Aug

9:30 am   Eucharist




NOTICES :

1. WELCOME TO GUESTS AND VISITORS. You are invited to come to the altar rail at Communion time and to receive the Priest’s Blessing even if you have not been confirmed. Just join in with everyone else. We invite young children to join us there also and to receive God’s blessing. Our crèche and Young Church are operating during the 10 am service AND we have toys and play-mats set out in the Church Room for babies and the very-young. Help yourself!

2. WE INVITE VISITORS AND GUESTS IN THE CONGREGATION TO THE CHURCH ROOM FOR REFRESHMENTS after the 10 am Sunday service.

3. The Daily Office of the Church is said Monday-Friday in St Andrew’s Church. All are welcome to come and join in this prayer every day.
Morning Prayer is at 8:30 am
Evening Prayer is at 5:00 pm (but not held on Fridays)

4. Dates for your diary :
Sunday 20th August, 3-5pm : Vicarage Garden Tea Party. Guaranteed to be good weather! All welcome.
Sunday 10th Sept at 12 noon : Joint barbeque with Headington Baptist Church in the Old Priory gardens.

5.  Young Church
We continue to meet during the summer months to look at Jesus' teaching in the Sermon on the Mount.
Sarah Howles will lead these sessions. Please continue to pray for the work of Young Church.

6.  Tea on Monday - The next meeting is on 4th September - there is no meeting on August Bank Holiday Monday. We meet in the Church Room from 3:00 - 4:30 pm. Everyone is welcome to this social gathering whose aim is to support the more isolated in our community.

7.  Combined BBQ with Headington Baptist Church, 10th September - please let Fr Tim know if you can (A) offer assistance in planning some childrens' activities for the day, including booking a bouncy-castle; (B) prepare a "who we are" information board about St Andrew's church, including old photos of the church, to show our friends at HBC; (C) help cooking on the BBQs on the day.

8.  “Little Fishes” – a pre-school group for children 0-4 years and parents / carers - every Thursday in school term from 9.30 am - 12:00. There is no charge. More information from Natacha Huggett (769023).  Please note that Thursday 20th July was the last Little Fishes before the summer break, and it re-starts on 7th Sept.

9.  Facebook - if you've not done so already, do find us on Facebook (search "St Andrews, Headington" or visit "www.facebook.com/StAndrewsHeadington"). Once on the page, click "follow". You'll get up-to-date news and photos. Do check it out!

10.  Do you find it difficult to get to grips with the book of Revelation? What’s the meaning of all that symbolism? How does it relate to us today? Join Fr Tim in the Church Room on the Tuesday 3rd October from 8.00-9.00pm for an informal look at how its themes and ideas have been represented over the centuries in art, architecture and music. It should be interesting and fun! Coffee and dessert will be supplied. If you’re interested, please drop him a quick line on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it so he can plan for numbers.

11.  Confirmations 2017
The next confirmation service at St Andrew’s will be on Sunday 19th November at the 10am Sung Eucharist.
Please speak to the Vicar if you are interested in being confirmed.

12. Community Foodbank – Donations can be placed in the boxes outside the church room. The Food Bank welcomes tinned vegetables but not peas, tomatoes or baked beans.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 August 2017 17:29
 


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