New! Lent Lecture 2019 – “Women With No Name”

If you were unable to attend our first Lent Lecture of 2019, “Women With No Name” delivered by The Very Revd Prof Martyn Percy, Dean of Christ Church, a video recording of the lecture is now available on our YouTube channel…

New! Churchyard Trust Tea – Sat 30th Mar

New! SJ & SMSJ Easter Flowers – donate a lily in memory of a loved one

To include a lily in the Easter flower arrangements at SJ please make your donation using a brown envelope; mark it ‘Easter Flowers’, include the name of those to be remembered, & hand to sides people.

At SMSJ please speak to the flower team – Marjorie, Ashlyn, or Paula.

SMSJ suggested donation £5 per lily. SJ suggested donation £4, & lilies will remain in church.

New! Volunteers to Serve Refreshments at Lent Lectures

Volunteers to Serve Refreshments at Lent Lectures needed please.

Sign-up sheet available at SJCC.  Set-up from 7:30pm.

New! The Monday Afternoon Discussion Group

The Monday Afternoon Discussion Group 2-3pm every Monday at SJCC.

On Mon Mar 18th we will focus on women with no name.  Each session is stand alone and everything will be provided.

Any questions to Canon John.

New! Teddy Bears Picnic – Mon 15th Apr

Teddy Bears Picnic Mon 15th April 10-12 noon in the grounds of St Eligius Community Church

In conjunction with Wokingham Library staff, & celebrating 30 years of the Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury Book “We are going on a bear hunt”.

Teddy bear themed stories, rhymes, light refreshments & craft activities. Remember your favourite teddy bear & your own picnic!

New! St Eligius Community Fun day – Sat 6th Apr

St Eligius Community Fun day Sat 6th April 2.30pm-4.30pm

A wonderful afternoon of entertainment from the Military Wives Choir, games for children, & afternoon tea on the green.

Suggested donation for afternoon tea is £10 per family /£4 pp.

New! Ladies’ Breakfast – Sat 23rd Mar

Ladies Breakfast Sat 23rd March 9am – 10am at SJCC

Delicious breakfast, friendly chat & a short ‘thought for the day’.  Please drop me a line if you can come so I provide enough breakfast.

Hope to see you. Carolyn Fox. 07779724090, [email protected]

Lent Appeal for Soulscape – local Christian Charity

During Lent, envelopes, gift aid forms, & information on Soulscape will be available in all churches.

Copies of their project postcards will also be available explaining how in local schools they explore faith, relationship & other relevant issues with young people.

CMG noticeboard in SJCC has details on projects with young people.

Lent Lectures 2019 – Easter Eyewitnesses

We have an impressive line up of speakers on the theme of ‘Easter Eye-witnesses’.

Please come along as part of your Lenten discipline – coffee at 7.45pm for a prompt start at 8.00pm.

We aim to finish by 9.15pm/9.30pm at the latest.