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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

Sunday 9th June.  11.00 am Holy Communion (Common Worship - modern language) led by Jonathan. Sunday 16th June (Trinity Sunday).  Family Service with songs, stories and activities.  During this service Jonathan will be welcoming and baptising George Needham and Betty Bunkall. All welcome. Refreshments will be served after this service. Sunday 23rd June.  11.00 am Holy Communion (Common Worship - modern language) led by Jonathan. Sunday 30th June.  Benefice Service at Holy Rood Church.  All welcome from across the 4 parishes in the Benefice at this service of communion. Wine and nibbles after the service. 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 toilet facilities for Buckland Newton Church. Contact Jon Sulkin 01300 345251

An update on our proposals for phase 2 - toilet extension

with access from the North aisle

Detailed plans and the specification were submitted to the Salisbury Diocesan Advisory Committee in February and the PCC has been informed that the proposals have been agreed “in principle”, subject to more information on the electrical works. This has been provided and when agreed public notices can be displayed, prior to the PCC applying for the Faculty. Copies of the detailed plans are on display in the church and please take the time to have a look at these final proposals, which were first envisaged as part of the church modernisation proposals some 4 years ago. Please contact Brian Wells on 01300 345434 if you have any queries. It is hoped to commence the works in March/April 2020 and the PCC are currently working on schemes for fundraising towards the cost of the works.  

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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