A warm welcome to the Downs Benefice, which lies to the north-west of Winchester, one time Capital City of England.
The Five Parish Churches in the Downs Benefice
For more information please click on the image of a church below.
St Mary the Less Chilbolton
Village Street, Chilbolton, Hampshire, SO20 6BQ
St Mary's Crawley
Main Road, Crawley, Hampshire, SO21 2PZ
St Catherine's Littleton
Main Road, Littleton, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 6QY
St Stephen's Sparsholt with Lainston
Church Lane, Sparsholt, Hampshire, SO21 2NJ
St Peter and Holy Cross Wherwell
Church Street, Wherwell, Hampshire, SP11 7JJ
Services for this Sunday - 22nd October - The Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity
|10am||(Cr)||4th Sunday Worship with Sunday School|
|6.00pm||(Wh)||Autumn Meditations - St Francis of Assisi|
In this Benefice we welcome everyone to our altars during communion.
Communicant members from all denominations are most welcome and others are invited for a blessing.
Isaiah 45. 1-7
I Thessalonians 1. 1-10
Matthew 22. 15-22
Sparsholt Churchyard clean-up
The churchyard clean-up will take place (weather dependent) this coming Saturday 21st October, from 10.00 to 12.00, with a free lunch to follow.
Please do join us.
Please check with the Village Shop (776 998) if you are in any doubt about the weather.
'Hope for a Broken World'
Please join us for the Benefice 5th Sunday Family Communion at Littleton at 10am on Sunday 29th October where we will be praying for all those around the world whose lives are currently being devastated by hurricanes, floods, landslides and earthquakes.
Live the Mission
Newsletter from the Diocese of Winchester. http://www.winchester.anglican.org/resources/communications-resources/enewsandnewsletter/