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Sunday 26th April 2015

FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTERTIDE

TODAY

 

S. Saviour

9.00 am

 

Sung Mass

 

S. Mark

10.30 am

 

Family Mass with Holy Bapism

 

S. Luke

10.30 am

 

Sung Mass

Monday  (27th ) - Feria

 

S. Mark

6.00 pm

 

Mass

Tuesday (28th) - Feria

 

S. Aldhelm

10.45 am

 

Mass

 

S. Saviour

7.00 pm

 

Mass

Wednesday (29th) - S. Catherine of Siena

 

S. Saviour

9.30 am

 

Mass

Thursday (30th) - Feria

 

S. Saviour

9.30 am

 

Mass
Friday (1st May) - Ss. Philip and James
         

Saturday (2nd) - S. Athanasius

  S. Mark 9.30 am   Mass

Sunday (3rd) - S. MARK'S FEAST OF DEDICATION

 

S. Saviour

9.00 am

 

No Mass

 

S. Mark

10.30 am

 

Parish Mass

 

S. Luke

10.30 am

 

No Mass

 

Please Pray For

Those Who Are Ill or Housebound

Please see the list at the back of Church.  Lists are also available at the back of church for you to take home, if you wish.  If you are unable to get to the church, please contact Karen in the parish office on 01793 538220 to request a copy.

 

Recently Departed

 

 

Year's Mind

[26] Matthias William Hayball, Roy Basing; [28] Ann Lovegrove, Frank Wheeler, Geoffrey Powell (priest);
[30] Lina Allnatt, Albert Hurrell; [1st May] Gordon James Law (priest), Tricia Vincent; [2] Phyllis Mantell, Alban Johnson (priest).

 

Notices

S. MARK'S FEAST OF DEDICATION

will be celebrated next Sunday with a Mass for the whole parish at 10.30 am.  There will be no mass at
S. Saviour’s or at S. Luke’s on this day.

A buffet will be served in the hall after mass. 

If you are able to help with provision of food for the buffet, please sign the list at the back of church.

 

ASCENSION DAY - 14TH MAY

will be marked with a Mass at S. Saviour’s at 7.30 pm. 

The regular mass at S. Luke’s will also take place at 9.30 am.

 

MAY DEVOTION - 17TH MAY

will be marked at S. Luke's at 6.00 pm.

 

ARCHDEACONS VISITATION

The Archdeacon's Visitation will take place on Sunday 10 May at 6.30pm at St Mary's, Rodbourne Cheney.  Newly elected churchwardens will be sworn in at this service, and there will be discussion of diocesan strategy, and the opportunity to take part in discussion  in small groups within the service. All are welcome to attend.

 

LAST TUESDAY'S MASS

Fr Bracey would like to offer his apologies to those who arrived for mass on Tuesday evening, when he was not present.

 

 

GLASTONBURY PILGRIMAGE

takes place on Saturday 11th July 2015.  We hope to arrange a minibus, as we did last year.  The pilgrimage begins in Glastonbury at 12 noon.  Bishop Roger Jupp will celebrate the Mass and Bishop Norman Banks from Richborough will be preaching.

If you are interested in going along, please let the parish office know.

Details of timings and price will be available closer to the time.

 

WALSINGHAM 2015

Final deposits and booking forms for our trip to Walsingham in July will be sent off at the end of this month.

Spaces may still be available if you are considering joining the pilgrimage.  Please contact Karen as soon as possible, with your deposit of £30.00 if you would like to go along.

 

BRISTOL DIOESAN WALSINGHAM FESTIVAL

will take place on Wednesday 13th May at 7.30 pm at All Hallows Church, All Hallows Road, Easton, Bristol, with the Procession of Our Lady and Solemn Mass.  Refreshments will follow.

Please contact the Parish office if you would like to attend this festival.

 

THANKS

Mair Hughes would like to thank all those who visited her and sent their prayers and love during her recent stay in hospital.  She is feeling much better now.

 

PART-TIME CHURCH ADMINISTRATOR

Dorcan Church, East Swindon have issued the following  notice:

 

We are looking for a warm and friendly person, with great administrative and computer skills, to support the
day-to-day running of the church office. 

No previous experience of working in a church context is necessary, and we are a friendly bunch who are looking forward to meeting you.

 

The position is 10-12 hours per week, over 3-4 mornings, with Friday a requirement.  Payment would be £18-£19k pro-rata (based on 37½ hours).  The closing date for applications is Friday 8th May.

 

For more information and details of how to apply, please either visit

www.dorcan.org.uk

or contact Revd Trudie Wigley; rev.trudie@wigley.org.uk, tel 01793 326128.

We look forward to hearing from you. 

 

ANNUAL MEETINGS—ELECTION RESULTS

Elections took place at the Annual Meeting of Parishioners and Annual Parochial Church Meetings, held on 23rd April 2015, as follows:

 

Churchwardens:                John Bishop and Alastair Steele-Davis

Deputy Churchwarden:    Alasdair Skeil

 

PCC:                                               Jill Pearce, Rob Taylor, Caroline Tiller, Christine Cox
                                                        Sue Carvell, Marion Reeves, John Stoddard, Pat Gordon (co-opted),
                                                        Mark Edwards (co-opted).

Sidesmen:                                    S. Mark:  Roy Allen, Margaret Dennis, Greg Giles, Tony Probert,
                                                      S. Saviour:  Rebecca Gough, Dorie Groves, Harvey Groves, Janice Howell, 
                                                      Mike Jell, Sue Jell, Clare Lees, Elizabeth Lees, Linda McEntee, Millie Philpin,
                                                      Rob Taylor, Caroline Tiller,
                                                      S. Luke:   Alison Baker, Amy Derham, Mark Derham, Andrew King, Michael 
                                                      Loureiro, Christine McKinlay, Owen Shellard

The following people remain as representatives of the parish:

Diocesan Synod:                      Alasdair Skeil and Helen Watt

Deanery Synod:                        John Bishop, Graham Hogan, Rosemarie Schofield and Mary Steele-Davis

PCC:                                           Mary Gladman, Graham Hogan, Jill Huby, Sue Jell, Linda McEntee, Rosemarie
                                                    Schofield, Mary Steele-Davis, David Stephenson, Helen Watt

Next Sunday's Readings

Acts 7.44-50; Psalm 122; Ephesians 2.19-22; John 2.13-22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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