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Friday, 23 May 2014

Church Services at a church near you this Sunday

 Church Services in the Benefice
Sunday 25th May

W. Whitechurch   9.00 Holy Communion (said)
                             Book of Common Prayer - traditional
                             Rev’d Alan




 
Milton Abbas      10.30 Holy Communion
                            Common Worship
                            Rev’d Alan
 



W.Stickland        10.30 Morning Worship
                            Informal service for all
                            Jenny





Turnworth           18.00 Evening Prayer
                            Rev’d Alan

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Parachuting in the playground!




 Alan, Harriet and Pippa spend Tuesday lunchtime at the Dunbury School  - playing! The parachute was purchased with a grant from the Deanery link fund. We are getting to know the children and the children are getting to know us!




 

Monday, 19 May 2014

Events @ St Mary's Church, Winterborne Stickland this summer.

 

Coffee Stop


Su invites you to sample

her lovely cheese scones

and many more

delicious cakes at

Coffee Stop

In the South Aisle at

St James, Milton Abbas

Tuesday, 20th May, 2014

Friday, 16 May 2014

Church Services at a church near you this Sunday



Church Services in the Benefice
Sunday 18th May                  
John14 v6

 
W.Stickland        10.30 Holy Communion

                            Rev’d Alan




W. Whitechurch  10.30 Morning Worship
                           An informal service for all, with old 
                           and new hymns and songs
                            
                            Rev’d Sue

 


Milton Abbas       18.00 Evening Prayer
                              Book of Common Prayer - Traditional
                            
                              Rev’d Alan

Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Two new Churchwardens at Milton Abbas

 Paula and Jennifer are the new Churchwardens at Milton Abbas as from yesterday evening, when they were commissioned at St George's Church, Oakdale, Poole. They take over the reins from Su and Murray who have served superbly as Churchwardens at St James Church, Milton Abbas.


Paula and Jennifer (along with a good number from other churches) made their declaration before the Registrar. The Archdeacon talked of the need to serve with joy and I am sure that these two will do this.








The service was followed by refreshments and our two new churchwardens were happy to test the church wines!

Sunday, 11 May 2014

Coffee Stop, Milton Abbas

Coffee Stop
St James, Milton Abbas
Tuesdays 10.30am until noon

On Tuesday, 13th May
Christian Aid Week 12 – 18th May
This week the proceeds from Coffee Stop
will be donated to Christian Aid 
Our gift will go towards helping people living in poverty to get out of poverty for good!!

Do join Anita!

Saturday, 10 May 2014

Church Services at a church near you this Sunday



Church Services in the Benefice
11th May
               
                 John 10:1 – 10 The Good Shepherd and his sheep


Milton Abbas        9.00 Holy Communion
                             Book of Common Prayer
                             Rev’d Alan

                             17.00 Awesome Cake                                                                                                  An informal group for 11-15 year olds
                              Discussion, cake and fun activities
                                      Rev'd Sue 



Turnworth           10.30 Holy Communion

                            Rev’d Jimmy




                                    
 W. Whitechurch  10.30 Holy Communion
                            
                             Rev’d Alan





W. Houghton       18.00 Evening Prayer
                            
                            Rev’d Alan

Thursday, 8 May 2014

Have you got your walking shoes and sponsor form ready for this year's walk?

What a great way to explore the valley! Let's hope the sun shines on 31st May for the 
Valley Churches Walk 2014. 
Contact Richard D’Silva (richard@dsilva.net 880118) or Alan Ryan (alanryan1957@btinternet.com 880482) or pick up a leaflet in the churches.