Seven Churches in South Oxfordshire

Church News (Page 7)

From the Rector: Christmas Day 2016

Dear friends, Christ is born ! A very warm welcome to this Christmas morning service, from all of us in the Langtree Team Ministry Staff. A particular welcome to those of you who have “returned home” or who are visiting family and friends. May your joy be full, and the hope that Christ gives be ours to share. Thank you to everyone…

From the Rector: Sunday 18th December

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this Carol service, from all of us in the Langtree Team ministry.  As Christmas draw ever closer, let us pray that the truth of Christ will be very close to all of us, and to our communities. Services for the Christmas season across the Team ministry are listed inside this sheet. Please do take it…

From the Rector: Sunday 11th December

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping around the Langtree Team Ministry area. May the peace of the coming Christ be with you all. Do take this notice sheet away with you, as you will find full details of all the upcoming Christmas services inside. You can also find them on our website, where they can…

From the Rector: Sunday 4th December

Dear Friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping in the Langtree Team ministry area. A particular welcome if you are visiting us for the first time or are staying with friends and family. May God’s peace be upon us all this Advent season. Today we remember the prophets such as Isaiah and Micah, who saw into God’s…

From the Rector: Sunday 27th November

Dear Friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping this morning across the Langtree Team Ministry area. A special welcome to Archdeacon Judy who is visiting Woodcote (8am), Ipsden and Checkendon this morning, and also to James and Georgie Quinby, visiting Checkendon after their return from service with Wycliffe Bible Translators in Mali. May God’s peace and joy…

From the Rector: Sunday 20th November

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping in the Langtree Team Ministry area. May God’s peace and joy be with us all. A particular blessing for all the pets and other animals who have been brought along this morning to the Animal’s Service at Checkendon ! Our pets and animals give us so much joy, and…

From the Rector: Sunday 23rd October

Dear Friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping across the Langtree Team Ministry today. It is half term week, so please pray for all pupils, parents, staff and governors of our local schools, and thank God for the work that they all do in building up our local communities. Give thanks too, for your churchwardens, church council…

From the Rector: Sunday 16th October

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, and a particular welcome if you are with us for the first time, in whatever capacity. Welcome to Alan and Margaret It is lovely to welcome Revd Alan and Margaret Gates to the Langtree Team family – this is their first official Sunday on duty. Thank you to those of you who came…

From the Rector: Sunday 9th October

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, wherever you are worshipping today in our Langtree Team area. May God’s peace, and hope, be shared among us. This week sees two major extra services in our area. Firstly, this afternoon at 3.30pm there is the regional service of welcome for our new Bishop of Oxford, Rt Rev Steven Croft. This is…

From the Rector: 2nd October 2016

Dear friends, A very warm welcome to this service, and a particular welcome to you if you are joining in with your parish’s Harvest Festival celebations.  We take so much for granted in these days of convenience food, and 24 hour shopping. But before we have even left the breakfast table we have depended upon half the world. Our interconnectedness, with one…