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Sunday Services

Notices in brief...

For all the notices and more information, please see our Notices page

Christian Aid Week 13-19 May (Littleton)

Volunteers needed - Please see our Notices  page for further information

The return of Cantores Episcopi - songs for a Summer Afternoon

Saturday 9th June, 3pm, St Catherine's Church Room, Littleton

Please see our Notices  page for further information

Auction of Promises

Saturday 28th April at 7.30pm in Wherwell Village Hall

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A Spring Programme of Meditations at Wherwell Church

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Save the date - Saturday 30th June 12.30-3.30pm

Chilbolton Church Fete and Village BBQ

Sparsholt 100 Club 

Please go to Notices for further information.

Parish Magazine Deadline

Copy for June/July edition of the Benefice Parish Magazine should be submitted by 12.00 noon - 7 May

 

 

A very warm welcome to all the services in The Downs Benefice of St. Mary the Less Chilbolton (Ch), St. Mary's Crawley (Cr), St. Catherine's Littleton (Li), St. Stephen's with Lainston Sparsholt (Sp) and St. Peter and Holy Cross Wherwell (Wh)

Sunday Services for April

Services for Sunday 1st April

EASTER SUNDAY

10.00am (Ch) Easter Sunday Family Communion
10.00am (Cr) Easter Sunday Family Service
10.00am (Li) Easter Sunday Family Communion
10.00am (Sp) Easter Sunday Family Communion
10.00am (Wh) Easter Sunday Family Communion

Services for Sunday 8th April

Second Sunday of Easter

10.00am (Ch) Morning Prayer
10.00am (Cr) Morning Worship (Matins)
10.00am (Li) Family Communion
10.00am (Sp) Welcome Worship
6.00pm (Wh) Benefice Evensong

Services for Sunday 15th April

Third Sunday of Easter

8.00am (Cr) Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00am (Ch) Holy Communion (CW)
10.00am (Li) Morning Worship 
10.00am (Sp) Matins
10.00am (Wh) Family Service
6.00pm (Li) Peace Wholeness

 

 

Services for Sunday 22nd April

Fourth Sunday of Easter

8.00am (Wh) Holy Communion
10.00am (Cr) 4th Sunday Worship with Sunday School
10.00am (Li) Family Communion
10.00am (Sp) Joint Worship with Sparsholt School
6.00pm (Ch) Benefice Evensong

Services for Sunday 29th April

Fifth Sunday of Easter

1000am (Ch) 5th Sunday Benefice Communion Service