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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.…

From the Rector: Christmas Eve 2017

Dear friends, A very happy Christmas to you from all of us on the Langtree Team Ministry staff. A very warm welcome to our services across the Team area on this Christmas Eve. May the joy of the angels fill our hearts and our worship as we celebrate the birth of our Saviour. Services for Christmas Day are as advertised later on…

From the Rector: Sunday 17th December 2017

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to our Carol service this evening as we gather to hear the good news of the Saviour’s birth. May God’s peace and joy be with us all. Next Sunday is Christmas Eve, and there are a number of services to choose from around the Team Ministry area – details are here. If you are welcoming family…

From the Rector: Sunday 10th December 2017

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service of worship. May the peace and blessing of God be with us all this Advent season. Next Sunday sees our Carol services around the team – please do keep this sheet as a reminder for you, and dont forget that all our services for each month, and Festivals too, can be found on…

From the Rector: Advent Sunday 3rd December

A very warm welcome to our worship on this Advent Sunday. “Prepare the Way for the Lord, make his paths straight.” In the current all too frantic “build up to Christmas” it is sometimes easy to forget that Advent is traditionally a time of waiting, and expectation. This hopeful and reflective strand to our tradition can rather be swept aside by the…