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SERVICES AND EVENTS IN CHURCH THIS WEEK

Sat 16th Sept

3:00 pm   Oxford Tinnitus Support Group meeting

Sunday 17th Sept

8:00 am      Eucharist (BCP)
10:00 am     Parish Eucharist
12:00 noon   Baptism

Monday 18th Sept

9:30 am   Eucharist
3:00-4:30 pm   Tea on Monday
7:00 pm   PCC Meeting

Wed 20th Sept

10:00 am   Eucharist (BCP)

Thurs 21st Sept

9:30 am – 12:00   Little Fishes pre-school group
7:30 pm   Eucharist

Sunday 24th Sept

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

Monday 25th Sept

9:30 am   Eucharist

Wed 27th Sept

10:00 am   Eucharist (BCP)




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)
Please note that there is no Evening Prayer on Monday 18th September.

4. Dates for your diary :
Sunday 8th October : Harvest Festival Eucharist and Harvest Lunch
Tickets for the lunch in the parish hall are now available : £6 each (children free)
Harvest Flowers : Donations for Harvest flowers are welcome. There are baskets at the back of church and in the baptistery or pop them through the Vicarage door.
Harvest Gifts : Produce (fresh & tinned etc) & toiletries (toothbrushes, shower gels etc) for Salvation Army, Food Bank & Night Shelter should be brought to the church room on Sunday 1st October or to the church on the morning of Saturday 7th October.
Please ensure that there is at least 6 months “best before” on all relevant foods.

5.  Tea on Monday - The next meeting is on 18th September. 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.

6.  “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).  Restarts after the summer break on 7th Sept.

7.  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!

8.  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.

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

10. 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, 15 September 2017 17:36
 


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