The Parish of Burchetts Green

We warmly welcome you to join us at any of our services

Three churches one Parish

St Mary the Virgin, Hurley
St John the Evangelist, Littlewick Green
St James the Less, Stubbings


Seeking to know Jesus, to share his love and

make him known in word and action.


Details of all our services here>>

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Revd Keith writes about

taking a break

read here>>



seasonal thopghts

By Rev’d Dilys

read here>>

THIS COMING WEEK

Wednesday 24th August

Midweek Communion: 11.30am Stubbings
Hurley Local Committee: 7.30pm Priory Room, Hurley

Thursday 25th August

Pebbles: 10.30am Priory Room, Hurley

Saturday 27th August

Wedding of Anthony Mitchell and Katherine Newman: 1.00pm  Hurley

‘Tea and Chat’ from 2.30pm Stubbings (see below)








Maidenhead Foodbank

Thank you to all who have been contributing to Foodshare. The need has not gone away! Foodshare require non-perishable food and household items such as Breakfast Cereals, Tea Bags/Instant coffee, Fruit juice (carton), Tinned meat/fish, Rice/pasta, Pasta sauces, Soup, Jam, UHT milk, Sugar, Tinned vegetables, Tinned tomatoes, Instant mash, Tinned puddings (rice/sponge), Biscuits/snack bars, Toilet Paper. Thank you so much.  Together we can make a difference.

There’s a drop off point in each of our churches. Please ensure items donated are within the best before date.

Organist

The Parish of Burchetts Green is looking for an organist to join our team details>>.

Stuck for some holiday reading?

Quench bookshop stocks a full range of Christian books, CD's, DVD's, cards and gifts. They are located just off the central Maidenhead High Street, so do pop in and say hello, Your support is vital to the witness of a vibrant, visible Christian presence in today's tough retail world.

Mon - Sat:: 10am - 5pm Sunday: Closed

19 Queen Street, Maidenhead, Berkshire,

SL6 1NB

Online Sales:  http://quenchshops.com/

Services Sunday 28th August 2016

8.00am Stubbings: Holy Communion (BCP) 9.15am Littlewick: Parish Communion (CW) 12.00 noon Hurley: Baptism of Lina McCormack

6.00pm Stubbings: Songs of Praise

Please note that Harvest Festival will be the weekend of September 24th and 25th.

Littlewick Show

Bank Holiday Monday 29th August  

For many years we have run the tea and cake refreshment tent at this major show. This year the show will move to Bottle Meadow Knowl Hill (where the Steam Rally used to be held). It is hard work, but very rewarding both personally and for its contribution to Parish Funds. Please would you consider providing cakes/biscuits for sale at the event and also consider helping  staff the tent for an hour or two on the day. For further details and to volunteer please contact Jenny Robinson on 01628-822886 or Alec and Kate Rowland on 01629-825608

Pebbles

Please note that Stubbings Pebbles takes a break for August but Hurley Pebbles continues at 10.30am on Thursdays in the Priory Room throughout the month.

Help needed to serve refreshments for Stubbings Pebbles

Could you give an hour or two once or twice a month to help serve refreshments  on Tuesday mornings for Stubbings Pebbles ? If so please speak to Keith (828822) or Jenny Werner.

Welcoming Steven Croft

the new Bishop of Oxford

There will be a service to welcome Steven at Reading Minister at 7.45pm on Wednesday 5th October followed by light refreshments. If you would like to be there please let Revd Keith know by 23rd September and he will RSVP to the Diocese by their deadline.

Summer Breaks

Many church activities will take a break for the summer – details below

Young at Heart Lunch: There are no lunches in August. The next lunch is on September 14th.  

Knit & Natter Craft Group: There are no meetings in August and the group restarts on Tuesday 13th September at 2.00pm
Oasis Prayer Group: will next meet next on September 6th.

 Tea and Chat

Come and enjoy an afternoon tea and a friendly chat at the Soltau Centre

August 27 from 2.30pm - 4.30pm