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Church Services

Visitors and friends will be welcome to join

us at worship in any of the four churches in

our Benefice.  Services follow the monthly

pattern shown below.  This month’s services

at Holy Rood Church Buckland Newton

appear opposite.

The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches.   Full details of all Buckland Newton services are posted at Buckland Newton Church in the Porch and on the noticeboard outside the church gate.

Services this month at Buckland Newton

Holy Rood Church – heating and internal re-ordering The Parochial Church Council are pleased to announce that the Faculty has been received from Salisbury Diocese and the works will be commenced on Monday 10th September. Our priority has been to install the new heating system and carry out the internal re-ordering works, together with a new water supply and drainage, as Phase 1. The toilet extension will form Phase 2 and detailed proposals are currently being progressed with our architects. During the contract works the church will be closed for about 10 weeks and the PCC will make alternative arrangements for services during this period. Updates will also be posted on our new Facebook page – Holy Rood Church, Buckland Newton Sunday 4th November, 11.00 am, Village Hall.  Service of Matins. Sunday 11th November, 10.50 am, War Memorial in Holy Rood Churchyard.  Act of Remembrance.  100 Years since the signing of the Armistice which ended World War I. Sunday 18th November,  9.30 am, Village Hall.  Family Service, suitable for ALL ages, songs, stories and activities. At the service we will be thinking about “Preparing the Way” and will stir and sweep together (children – please bring a small broom or brush).  Coffee and biscuits after the service. Sunday 25th November 11.0 am, Village Hall.  Service of Holy Communion, common worship (modern language). Sunday 2nd December 11.00 am, Village Hall.  Advent Sunday. We shall be pleased to welcome Janet Smith, to lead this service, following a simple ‘Matins’ format, with lovely Advent hymns. Help please! New recruits are needed to join the church cleaning team, could you spare a couple of hours, 3 times a year, to keep the church clean, polished and cared for? Please contact Wendy, 345427, or Jennie, 345374. Thank you. Events Group: New members would be most welcome to join this group which exists to promote fund raising events for the proposed new heating system and toilet facilities for Buckland Newton Church. Contact Jon Sulkin 01300 345251  

Buckland Newton (Holy Rood)

Week 1:   11.00 am  Matins (Book of Common Prayer - traditional language)                    (Autumn/Winter) or    6.00 pm    6.00 pm Evensong, followed by a short optional        Communion. (Spring/Summer) Week 2:   11.00 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship - modern language) Week 3:   9.30 am  All-age Service; An informal, 30-minute service, all ages                  made very welcome, and invited to stay and share in                  refreshments after the service. Week 4:   11.00 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship - modern language) The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches.

Cerne Abbas (St. Mary)

Week 1:   11.00 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship)   6.30 pm  Evening Prayer (Book of Common Prayer) Week 2:   8.00 am  Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)   11.00 am  Matins (Book of Common Prayer) Week 3:   9.30 am  Family Communion   6.00 pm  Evening Praise / Evensong Week 4:   11.00 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship) The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches. Holy Communion or Morning Prayer every Thursday at 10.00 am.

Godmanstone

Week 1:   9.30 am  Family Service Week 2:   9.30 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship) Week 4:   9.30 am  Matins (Book of Common Prayer) The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches.

Minterne Magna

Week 1:   9.30 am  Matins (Book of Common Prayer) Week 3:   9.30 am  Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer) The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches. Morning Prayer every Wednesday at 9.00 am.
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