Quench Bookshop

On Saturday 16th October we host Kathy Stewart of the Mount Moriah Trust as she talks about the work she does supporting Jewish and Arab Pastors in Israel.

For more information: Email admin@quenchshops.com or call Ali on
07962869128.

Recorded services – a big thank you

We have now ended our recording of services as we move to livestreaming.

Thank you to all those who have been involved in contributing to our recorded services since the beginning of Covid. We would not have been able to do it without you.

If you are continuing with church at home we would encourage you to visit the diocesan website for further information.

https://www.oxford.anglican.org/coronaviruscovid-
19-2/livestream/parish-streams/#toggle-id-12

Called as We Are – The beautiful Colours of Vocation

Called as We Are – The beautiful Colours of Vocation at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, 11am Sat 30th October

A gathering at Christ Church Cathedral for anyone from an ethnic minority people who would like to explore the opportunities to serve in the Church of England. www.oxford.anglican.org/called-as-we-are

Mothers Union – Thu 14th Oct

Mothers Union Thursday 14th October at 2pm

Come and join us this Thursday at 2pm as we listen to Jean Heard on ‘Children Seen and Heard’.

Harvest donations

Many thanks for donations at Harvest Services. 191kg of items have been taken to Crowthorne Foodbank.

Financial donations have also been given to the foodbank and their total will be publicised in due course.

Tech Help Urgently required

We are beginning to live-stream our main service every week.

If you would like to join one of our technical teams or require further information, please contact Pamela via email office@stjames.finchampstead.co.uk

Covid precautions – from Sun 10th Oct 2021

Covid precautions – arrangements from Sunday 10th October 2021

  • There is no longer any need to pre book your attendance in person at any service.
  • When you attend a service in person you will be invited to use hand gel, scan the QR code as you arrive and to give your name to a sides person.
  • We continue to encourage you to observe appropriate social distancing.
  • At indoor services in church we ask you to continue to wear a face covering. You may now sing whilst wearing a face covering where there is music. If you would prefer not to sing and to be seated behind those who do choose to sing please let our welcomer know when you arrive.  
  • Weather permitting, we will continue to take opportunities to worship outside when this is practical. When the service is indoors, we may go outside to sing at the end or during the service. 
  • Doors and windows will remain open in church to provide good ventilation.
  • At our Family Services the wearing of face coverings is optional.
  • arrangements for taking communion will be announced during the service
  • We will continue to provide an online service each Sunday.

CMS Creation Care Conference

CMS Creation Care Conference on Zoom on Oct 15th and
16th at which our Mission Partner Kailean Khongsai is
speaking. For details and registration, contact Gill Knight by
e mail on cms.walesconference@gmail.com. Poster on
CMG notice board.

Volunteers Needed: Servers, Children and Youth workers

As we increasingly return to in-person activities we need
volunteers in the following areas to enable the diverse
activities we offer to happen: Servers, Café Church leaders,
and Youth group leaders.

Training will be provided, so please do get in touch with us.

Manor Farm Strawberries for Church Funds

I am once again taking orders for strawberries and other fruit. See the posters about details of ordering and collection. Carolyn Fox carolynfox@aol.com 07779724090