New! Gardening tools required

The Gardening Team would be grateful for any unwanted gardening tools/accessories you no longer require at home.

Please contact Parish Office if you would like Ed to collect items from you.

Also grateful for donations of the following plants please: Hydrangea, Geranium, Nepeta, Epimedium, Papavia, Polygonatum, Crocosmia, Astilbe, Cortaderia Seloana, Euphorbia, Helianthus, Hosta, Iris, Kniphofia, Leucojum, Paeonia, Sisyrinchium, Tellima, & Trillium. Many thanks.

New! Thanks from Revd Hannah and family

Revd Hannah and family would like to thank all those who attended for a great send-off on 8th July.

Thank you to everyone for your support and friendship over the last four years which have made our time in Finch so wonderful.

We leave with many happy memories of our time here.

New! Handel’s ‘Saul’ – Thu 26th Jul

Handel’s ‘Saul’ is showing at Cineworld Bracknell and at South Hill Park Arts on Thursday 26th July only at 6.30pm in a spectacular opera from Glyndebourne.

All welcome.

New! Communion Before Confirmation

We welcome: Jack & Lucy Allcock, Sally Gell, Jasmine Omer, & Jude Sharkey who were admitted to Communion on 15th July 2018.

Dylan Borham and Barnaby Martinez also completed the course and will be admitted in the next couple of months.

Annual Quiet Day – Sat 8th Sep

Annual Quiet Day at Ascot Priory, Priory Road, Ascot SL5 8RT, Saturday 8th September 2018, 9.30am – 4pm

The Annual Quiet Day at Ascot Priory is fast approaching. The Quiet Day offers us a time for quiet reflection and an opportunity to spend time together.

Tickets are £16 per person and include coffees and lunch.

If you are interested in joining us please inform the parish office in the first instance. Once we have your details we will be in touch with you.

St. James Patronal and Flower Festival Weekend – July 20th-22nd

We now have plenty of bric-a-bac and books and don’t require any more thank you,

HOWEVER we do still need lots of cakes, plants, tombola prizes, & toys please! Please bring items to SJ church centre and leave them in the lobby area any Sunday morning, or weekdays 10am-12noon. Cakes can be left in the kitchen from Friday 20th.

We also need lots of help on the day so if you can spare some time please sign up on the sheet at SJCC coffee bar or ask the office to sign you up.

This festival weekend is our biggest Parish fundraiser of the year, so all help/donations will be much appreciated.

Denise is busy planning for our bi-annual flower festival;the theme this year is Caring for our Beautiful World. If you would like to make a donation towards flowers, perhaps for an anniversary, birthday or loved one, she would be very pleased to hear from you.

Friday 20th July 7pm-9pm – Fizz and Flowers. Tickets £7 with light refreshments

Saturday 21st July 10am – 5pm – Flower Festival in Church, with cake and coffee in Church Centre

Saturday 21st July 7.30pm – Choir Concert. Tickets £12 with finger buffet

Sunday 22nd July 2pm-5pm – Church Tower Open (sorry you need to be 8 or over) with cream teas, stalls, games and lots more.

Bible Study based on Acts 2 – What is Church?

Bible Study based on Acts 2 – What is Church?

Starting Tuesday 17th July @ 7pm for 3 weeks at Tonia’s house.

Starts with supper, followed by a bible study looking at different aspects of church. 1st week is on ‘eating together’.

For more information contact Tonia [email protected]. Places limited.

A big thank you from the McAllen family

Revd Julian & Monika would like to thank everyone who has sent cards and gifts on the arrival of baby Joshua Wilfred.

The boy is thriving, has a huge appetite and a healthy pair of lungs, and looking forward to meeting you all.

“I am….” sayings of Jesus – Canon John’s Summer Sermon Series 2018

Liddell Gardens Working Party thanks

Thank you from the Liddell Gardens Working Party to everyone who came and helped last Saturday.

We battled with the heat but still managed to achieve a lot! Watch this space for future dates.