Church of England Diocese of Oxford Upton

Notice Board.

27 Dec 2020, 3:30 p.m.

Private Prayer. St Mary the Virgin, Upton is now open for private worship at the following times: Wednesdays: 9am - 5pm, Sundays: 9am - 5pm. For the safety of others, please wear a face covering when you enter the church.

Churn Benefice Afternoon Tea. A chance to have some company and a chat on a Thursday afternoon, hosted by Lesley Botchway. Join in at 4.30pm (for 1 hour). Sessions are open to all. Next session: Thursday, 14 January. The links to join in are: Computer/Phone/Tablet: Home Phone: 0203 713 5011 - access code 625-923-757. First time user:

Churn Churches Climate Change Action Group. The next meeting will take place online on Tuesday 19th Jan at 8pm. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 858 1324 0766.

Churn Benefice Fellowship Group. All welcome to join us for our next Fellowship group session on Wednesday 20 January at 7:30pm. We are planning to continue with looking at some resources from The Bible Society. Any questions please contact Penny Brassell on 01235 850082 or [email protected] Join Zoom Meeting. Meeting ID: 843 0823 8684

Compline. A short service of night prayer every weekday night at 8pm. The links and codes for these are on the website under the services tab. Phone access is also available.

Midweek Communion. Unfortunately, due to the current virus restrictions we are not able to hold Midweek Communion services in our churches. We hope to restart these as soon as Government guidance allows. The churches will continue to open for private prayer - see other notice for details.

Benefice Birthdays & Anniversaries. Please email the office if you have a birthday or anniversary in the coming weeks so we can include your name and give you our blessings and congratulations at the end of the Sunday morning service.

The Churn Churches website contains instructions on how to upload the GoToMeeting App and useful information about how to get support during this crisis. The weekly Churn newsletter and the Readings for the next Sunday are posted on the website on Fridays.