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[27 Mar 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
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For latest news and new resources please go to our new temporary benefice website

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[16 Mar 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
Light a Candle of Hope

A national call to prayer

Sunday 22nd March, 7pm

A National Day of Prayer and Action has been announced by the presidents of Churches Together in England, regarding the Coronavirus epidemic, for this Sunday 22nd March.In an excerpt from a joint letter issued today, they wrote:

“At such a time as this, when so many are fearful and there is great uncertainty, we are reminded of our dependence on our loving Heavenly Father and the future that he holds.Therefore, at 7pm (GMT) this Sunday, light a candle in the windows of your homes as a visible symbol of the light of life, Jesus Christ, our source and hope in prayer.” 

Wherever you are in the world, we invite you to join with …

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[13 Jan 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
New 9.30 Communion Musical Setting

To help with the new musical setting for the 9:30 Sunday Service, the choir has recorded these versions of the Gloria and Agnus Dei.

Archer Lincoln Setting: Gloria

Archer Lincoln Setting: Agnus Dei

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[11 Nov 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]
Christmas at St George’s

Please do come along to any of our Christmas services:
Sunday 8th December
7.00pm  Wash Common’s Candlelit Christmas Concert
Thursday 19th December
7.00pm Carol Singing at The Bowler’s Arms
Sunday 22nd December 
6.00pm  Service of Lessons & Carols
Christmas Eve 
4.00pm  Crib Service
11.15pm  Midnight Communion
Christmas Day
8.00am Traditional Said Holy Communion
10.00am  All-Age Communion

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[31 Oct 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]

Outdoor act of Remembrance at 10.40 on 10th November. All welcome.

Come at 9.30 for the main service or gather at 10.40 for the Act of Remembrance which includes the 2 minutes silence.

Refreshments afterwards in the Hall.

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[20 Oct 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – November

All Saints Day
Rio Grande (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Michael Vono;  Delaware (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Kevin S. Brown;  Kurunegala (Ceylon) Rt Revd Keerthisiri Fernando.
Peace and hope and the common good

All Souls Day 
Rochester (England) Rt Revd James Langstaff, Rt Revd Simon David Burton-Jones, Rt Revd Prince Singh; Kushtia (Bangladesh) Rt Revd Samuel Sunil Mankhin (Primate).
Those we have loved and have gone before us

The Fourth Sunday before Advent
Pray for the Church of Bermuda (Extra-Provincial to the Arch-  bishop of Canterbury) Rt Revd Nicholas Dill, Bishop of Bermuda.
Enborne Street


Rockhampton (Australia) Rt Revd David Robinson;  Delhi (North India) Rt Revd Warris K. Masih;  Kutigi (Nigeria) Rt Revd Jeremiah Kolo;
Our Vicar The Revd Becky Bevan and Phillip


Rokon (South Sudan) Rt …

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[2 Sep 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]
Harvest Festival

Family Communion at 9.30am led by Sunday Club.

All are warmly invited to come and celebrate Harvest Festival on Sunday 6 October.

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[2 Sep 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]
Associate Vicar for St John’s

Revd Gary Collins was welcomed to the Benefice at a wonderful service last month and is already very much part of the team. He can be contacted by email – gary@st-john-newbury.org.uk

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[1 Apr 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]
Annual Church Reports

Below are links to the Annual Reports for 2018:

Informal Report on Activities to the APCM

PCC Annual Report and Financial Statements

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[24 Mar 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]

Frederick Denison Maurice, Priest, Teacher, 1872
Mbeere (Kenya) The Rt Revd Moses Masamba          Wellington (Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia) The Rt Revd Justin Duckworth, The Rt Revd Eleanor Sanderson    Idah (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Joseph Musa
Our Vicar, The Revd Becky Bevan, Phillip and family


Mbhashe (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Elliot Williams Wernyol (South Sudan) The Rt Revd Gabriel Kuol Garang
Our Annual Parochial Church Meeting


Meath & Kildare (Ireland) The Most Revd Patricia Louise Storey                        West Ankole (Uganda) The Rt Revd Johnson Twinomujuni                       West Buganda (Uganda) The Rt Revd Henry Katumba-Tamale
Our preparations for …