100 Square board for Churchyard Maintenance

Thank you to everyone who supported this fundraising by buying squares that raised another £100 for the churchyard.

Congratulations to Bettina Faull who won the Waitrose Voucher & Chocolates!

Praying – Mark 14:27-42

If you were unable to attend our final Lent Lecture for 2018, Points of No Return, Canon John talking on the subject of Praying from Mark 14:27-42, a video recording of the lecture is now available on our YouTube channel.

Messtival thanks

A Big Thank You to the 30 Messtival helpers last weekend.

You did a great job! The 50 attendees commented on what an inspiring tone there was to the day.

Green Team Working Parties thanks

Thanks to recent path clearing by the Green Team Working Parties, daffodils can now be viewed in the Lost Liddell Garden.

Please go and take a look. Bluebells to follow, April/May!

Rev’d Tonia on the Paul Coia Show

Rev’d Tonia, our New Communities Minister at St Eligius appeared on the Paul Coia Show on BBC Radio Berkshire this morning talking about her journey to become a priest and her role to build a church community in Arborfield Green. If you missed the interview, you can listen to a recording on our You Tube channel.

Eating and Drinking – Mark 14:12-26

If you were unable to attend our fourth Lent Lecture for 2018, Points of No Return, Bishop Steven talking on the subject of Eating and Drinking from Mark 14:12-26, a video recording of the lecture is now available on our YouTube channel.

Anointing – Mark 14:1-11

If you were unable to attend our fourth Lent Lecture for 2018, Points of No Return, Bishop Alan talking on the subject of Anointing from Mark 14:1-11, a video recording of the lecture is now available on our YouTube channel.

Traidcraft thanks

Many thanks to all who supported the recent Traidcraft stalls.

Parish total for sales & orders was £401.28.  Donations given of £11.45 will be sent to Traidcraft Exchange which provides training and help for producers and co-operatives.

Sound of Music Sing-a-long thanks

Thank you to everyone who supported the afternoon tea and sing-a-long, raising over £200 for church funds.

Future requests include “Frozen”, “Mamma Mia” and “Grease”.

Many thanks, SJ Social and Fundraising Committee.

Controversy – Mark 12:1-44

If you were unable to attend our third Lent Lecture for 2018, Points of No Return, Canon Julie talking on the subject of Controversy from Mark 12:1-44, a video recording of the lecture is now available on our YouTube channel, and the notes and slide deck can be downloaded below.

Controversy Mark 12.1-44 Notes

Controversy Mark 12.1-44 Slides