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At WSL Church there is a said (BCP) Holy Communion service every Sunday at 8.45am
and our main service in church at 10am (or 10.30 on 3rd "Cafe" Sundays).

Shottesbrooke Church has Holy Communion every 1st Sunday at 8:45am and Morning Prayer every 3rd Sunday at 8:45am.

A monthly online service is held via Zoom at 6pm on third Sundays;

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Feb 2024

Date/Festival

Time

Service

Sidesmen etc.

4th Feb
Candlemas /

08:45

Holy Communion (BCP, hymns) at Shottesbrooke
with Phil Watts - 'The Goldilocks Enigma'

 

Presentation
of Christ

 

Reading: Gen 1.1-27 Katherine H

Reading: John 3.1-17 Nic H

 

 

10:00

All Age Service with Phil Watts - 'The Widow’s two mites'

Bertie G-S

 

 

Hymns: HON 242, sheet, 270

Reading: Luke 21.1-4 Junior Reader

 

 

18:00

Choral Evensong with Graham Theobald

David C-B

 

 

Hymns: AMNS 360, 453, 215  Ps 104.1-15,24

Introit: I am the light of the world - Walker

Resp: Tomkins       Setting: Sumsion in A

Anthem: When to the temple Mary went - Eccard (NCA)

Reading: Genesis 2.4b–25 Pat W

Reading: Luke 2.22-40 Tony B

Int: Chris W

11th Feb

08:45

Holy Communion (BCP)

Sue B

1 before

10:00

Parish Communion

John & Ann S

Lent

 

Hymns: AMNS 210, 502, 267(t2), 224

Anthem: O Lord increase our faith - Loosemore (NCA)

Reading: 2 Corinthians 4.3-6 Rosemary McG

Reading: Mark 9.2-9 John S

Int: Linda S

Svr: Chris W

14th Feb
Ash Weds

20:00

Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes
with Phil Watts - 'Body, Mind and Spirit'

TBC

 

 

Hymns: AMNS 113, 136, 129, 217

Introit: You are merciful to all - Walker

Anthem: Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake - Farrant (NCA)

Reading: Romans 8.1-11 Peter S

Reading: Matt 13.1-9,18-23 Fiona P

 

18th Feb
Lent 1

08:45

Morning Prayer (BCP, hymns) at Shottesbrooke
with Phil Watts - 'Narcissus and the selfie'

 

 

 

Reading: Romans 12.9-21 Catherine S

Reading: Matt 16.21-28 Simon Sm

 

 

09:15

St Lawrence Cafe (Neville Hall) - All welcome!

 

 

10:30

Parish Communion (Shorter)
with Phil Watts - 'Narcissus and the selfie'

Ann-Marie McE

 

 

Hymns: HON 55, 398, 38

Anthem: St Richard's Prayer – Forbes-L'Estrange (SAB)

Reading: Matt 16.21-28 Rupert McGuigan

Int: Anna A

Svr: Andy H

 

18:00

Evening Worship online with Dave Atallah

 

 

 

Reading: Romans 5.12-19 Fiona P

Int: Chris W

25th Feb

08:45

Holy Communion (BCP) with Graham Theobald

Angela S

Lent 2

10:00

Parish Communion with Graham Theobald

MJ S

 

 

Hymns: AMNS 334, 237, 265, 336

Anthem: Turn thy face from my sins - Attwood (NCA)

Reading: Romans 4.13-25 MJ S

Reading: Mark 8.31-38 Bertie G-S

Int: Roger H

Svr: Bertie G-S

 

19:00

Compline (said) led by Simon Shaw – (in the side chapel)

 

 

March

Date / Festival

Time

Service etc

Sidesmen etc

2nd Mar

17:45

Choir sings Evensong at Portsmouth Cathedral
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3rd Mar
Lent 3

08:45

Holy Communion (BCP, hymns) Shottesbrooke
with Phil Watts - 'Materialism'

 

 

 

Reading: Romans 6.1-11 John S

Reading: Matthew 10.24-39 Ann S

 

 

10:00

Morning Worship
with Phil Watts - 'Child Jesus in the temple'

Camilla B

 

 

Hymns: HON 10, 53, 106

Reading: Luke 2.41-52 Junior Reader

 

 

18:00

Choral Evensong with Graham Theobald

Bertie G-S

 

 

Hymns: AMNS 55, 57, 247(ii)   Ps: 23

Resp: Tomkins, with Lord’s Prayer - Farmer

Setting: Walmisley in Dm

Anthem: Turn Thee unto me - Boyce (sheet)

Reading: Exodus 5.1 - 6.1 Tony B

Reading: Matthew 10.16-22 Pat W

Int: Chris W

10th Mar

08:45

Holy Communion (BCP) with Graham Theobald

Angela S

Mothering

10:00

Family Service with Graham Theobald

Ann-Marie McE

Sunday

 

Hymns: HON 148, 136, 60

Anthem: Be thou my vision – Chilcott
JC: Don't Forget to Tell Your Mum... - M & H Johnson

Reading: Colossians 3.12-17 David C-B

Reading: Luke 2.25-35 Prue W

Int: Fiona P

Svr: David C-B

 

19:00

Compline (said) led by Simon Shaw

 

17th Mar
Lent 5

08:45

Morning Prayer (BCP, hymns) Shottesbrooke
with Phil Watts - 'The Parable of the Weeds'

 

‘Passion Sunday’

 

Reading: Hebrews 9.27-end Jacquie H

Reading: Matthew 13.24-30 Martha H

 

 

09:15

St Lawrence Cafe (Neville Hall)

 

 

10:30

Parish Communion (Shorter)
with Phil Watts - 'The Parable of the Weeds'

Bertie G-S

 

 

Hymns: AMNS 362(t64), 259, 56

Anthem: O Lord, the maker of all things - Mundy

Reading: Matthew 13.24-30 Bertie G-S

Int: Simon S

Svr: Linda S

 

18:00

Evening Worship online

 

 

 

Reading: Romans 5.12-21 Christopher K

Int: Chris W

24th Mar

08:45

Holy Communion (BCP) with Roy Burgess

David C-B

Palm Sunday

10:00

Palm Sunday Service with Roy Burgess

John & Ann S

 

 

Hymns: HON 11, 426b, 329, 435

Anthem: Hosanna to the Son – Hewitt-Jones (SAB)

JC: Can you hear the donkey? –Green & Stanley

Reading: Philippians 2.5-11 Rosemary McG

Reading: Mark 11.1-11 Rupert McG

Int: Christopher K

Svr: Chris W

 

19:00

Compline (said) led by Simon Shaw

 

28th Mar
Maundy Thurs

20:00

Maundy Thursday Communion
with Phil Watts - 'Remember Me'

 

 

 

Hymns: AMNS 434, 517(ii), 252 (v3-6)

Anthem: Wash me throughly – Wesley (NCA)

Reading: 1 Corinthians 11.23-26 Christopher K

Reading: John 13.1-17, 31b-35 Simon Shaw

 

29th Mar

14:00

Good Friday Meditation with Phil Watts

 

Good Fri

 

Hymns etc. per sheet

 

31st Mar

08:45

Holy Communion (BCP) with Phil Watts

Andrew C

Easter Day

10:00

Easter Family Communion
with Phil Watts - 'The Empty Tomb'

MJ S

 

 

Hymns: AMNS 77, 80, 83, 82

Joint choirs: For the beauty of the earth - Rutter

Reading: 1 Corinthians 15.1-11 Junior Reader

Reading: John 20.1-18 MJ S