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From the Rector: Easter Day 2018

Dear friends, Christ is Risen! A very joyful Easter to you, and a warm welcome to our celebration services across the Langtree Team Ministry area. May the blessing of Christ rest upon us all. Annual Meetings April is the time of year when churches are thinking about their annual meetings, and church council members stand up for election, or stand down after…

From the Rector: Sunday 18th March 2018

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping in the Langtree Team ministry area this morning. May God’s peace and joy be with us all as we approach the end of Lent, and the season of Passiontide (Holy Week) approaches.Next Sunday sees Palm Sunday services across the Team, and our Team Service for Maundy Thursday is to…

From the Rector: Sunday 11th March 2018

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this Mothering Sunday service, wherever you are worshipping around the Langtree Team Ministry area. The fourth Sunday in Lent was traditionally a brief respite from the rigours of the Lenten fast, where families would make a big effort to return home and visit their “mother” church, being the place of their baptism, where their Christian…

From the Rector: Sunday 4th March 2018

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping across the Langtree Team ministry area today. May the joy of the Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. It is the third week of Lent. Details of the continuing Lent groups, and Lent lunches are posted later in this sheet. Many thanks to all of you who are…

From the Rector: Sunday 25th February 2018

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping this morning across the Langtree Team ministry. We are in the second week of Lent, and I hope that you are making the most of the opportunities presented to you around the Team to share in learning, fellowship and grow in discipleship. Lent groups, and Lent lunches are being…

From the Rector: Sunday 4th February 2018

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, and a particular welcome to those of you who are visiting, or with us for the first time. May God’s peace and joy be with us all. The Henley Deanery Synod meets this week in Checkendon Village Hall on Wednesday 7th at 7.30pm. Fiona Craig, the Diocesan Deputy Director of Education will be…

From the Rector: Sunday 28th January 2018

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping in the Langtree Team Ministry area this morning. May the peace and joy of Jesus Christ be with you all. I’m pleased to report that I am safely returned from Bishop Andrew’s pilgrimage to Ethiopia, with numerous discoveries, adventures and surprises to share with you over the course of…

From the Rector:Sunday 7th January 2018

Dear friends, A very happy new year to you all from all of us in the Langtree Team Ministry staff. May the peace and joy of Jesus Christ be with you all, wherever you are worshipping this morning. If all goes well, I should be worshipping today in St Matthew’s Church, Addis Ababa, where the Ethiopian Orthodox Christmas will be being celebrated.…