Church of England Diocese of Oxford Compton

Compton church is now open, with restrictions

17 Sep 2020, 2:30 p.m.
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Worship has restarted but with some restrictions.  

COVID restrictions will NOT prevent us from gathering for worship.  We have put in precautions to make our church as safe as possible - come and celebrate with us!

Activities for young people: each week (to be reviewed), bible teaching activities will be uploaded, see separate news items.
(Click on News and Notices button upper left)

Services in church: Holy Communion will be bread only and numbers will be restricted.

Face coverings are required and social distancing in the church will still apply.  At the service, you will be guided to your place in church, in family / support bubbles.  Please follow all instructions, written and verbal.

The team have introduced a revised schedule of team services (see attached file).  Click on services and events (top right of this website) to see what is going on in Compton. Note regular services and one-off events are in separate tabs. Use the calendar function on that tab to see it all in one screen - select month of interest.

<span style="font-size: 1rem;">There will be a team service every 4th Sunday; on 5th Sundays, there will be combined services with neighbouring parishes.  </span>

We will continue to hold our all-age service on the first Sunday of the month at 11 am.  
NEXT SUNDAY 1 NOV  - 11.00 am All Age praise service- ALL WELCOME
                   see SERVICES & EVENT 

Please note Christingle has been delayed to Candlemas, late January, hoping we will be able to do more then!

Sunday 8 November - Remembrance Sunday
  Team online service via zoom 9.30 am
  Short act of remembrance around the war memorial starting at 10.45 am
  British Legion Remembrance service at All Saints Church, West Ilsley 10.50 am

This year "Remembered with love" for those who have lost love ones will be a Team event at Hampstead Norreys Church, at 4pm on Sunday 1 November.  This service will also be streamed online.  See separate item under SERVICES AND EVENTS.

See details of what to expect at our services to keep everyone safe, plus the Team service schedule for November in the attached file (DOWNLOAD from menu top right).

Click on the arrow to the right to see other news items.

Open for private prayer:  the church will not be unlocked every day but will open for private prayer every Wednesday 10 am - 4 pm.

Online activities:  
Time with God: our Sunday evening event of quiet, contemplation & prayer has moved to 2nd Sunday of the month.  See Services & events menu on left.   

For online services:
When practical, one of our team services will be streamed live; other links are also available
https://hermitage-team.org.uk/page/82/online-services
(Sunday online services may not be advertised until close to the day).

Meet up for virtual coffee and chat with the team Sunday at midday:

Click here  https://hermitage-team.org.uk/event/7382979