Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Messy Church, Christ Church URC, Henley

Messy Church, Christ Church URC, Henley

ON the afternoon of Friday, March 8, local families, including primary-aged children, young teenagers, parents and grandparents met ...

 

Witness walk

A WALK of witness will be held in Wargrave on Good Friday (April 19). It will start at Highfield Park and travel through Victoria Road,...

 

Men’s talk

A CLUB for men to meet and talk has been launched in Wargrave. Members meet at the new St Mary’s Church Centre in Mill Green on ...

 

Villagers oppose five new homes on church hall site

RESIDENTS have criticised plans for housing on the site of a former church hall in Charvil. Horizon Partnering has applied for ...

 

New £400,000 church centre finally opens to public

New £400,000 church centre finally opens to public

A NEW annexe at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave has opened to the public. The St Mary’s Church Centre took about a year to build and cost ...

 

Appeal to dog owners

DOG owners in Benson have been urged not to let their pets foul in churchyards. The appeal was made by Rev Dr Patrick Gilday, the ...

 

Snowdrop sale raises £1,000 for church

Snowdrop sale raises £1,000 for church

A SALE of snowdrops in Dunsden raised about £1,000 for the village church. More than 300 people visited All Saints’ to buy both ...

 

Church steps damaged by skateboarders fixed

Church steps damaged by skateboarders fixed

STEPS at a Henley church that were damaged by skateboarders  have been repaired. Workmen replaced the slabs outside Christ Church ...

 

Cycling vicar who cried in class for believing in God

Cycling vicar who cried in class for believing in God

THE new vicar for the benefice of Goring and Streatley with South Stoke says he has been warmly welcomed into the community. Rev Ben ...

 

Race put off

A PANCAKE race that was due to take place in Henley on Shrove Tuesday has been cancelled. Holy Trinity Church says its volunteers ...

 

Organ damage

TEENAGERS have been blamed for damaging the organ at St Mary’s Church in Henley while attempting to play it. The incident is said to ...

 

New Bibles

HOLY Trinity Church in Henley has bought 150 new Bibles thanks to donations by the congregation. These will replace the old copies ...

 

Vicar struggles to see snowdrops...

ANYONE who has browsed a church book sale will have seen the usual cookbooks, novels and children’s stories. But there was an ...

 

Visitors flock to village church for snowdrop teas despite rain

Visitors flock to village church for snowdrop teas despite rain

THE first of this year’s snowdrop teas weekends at Swyncombe church raised £1,700. Scores of people visited St Botolph’s to see the ...

 

Churches Together in Henley

THE latest meeting of the Churches Together forum took place in Sacred Heart parish hall on the snowy evening of January 22. Our main ...

 

Church service that fits around busy, modern life

Church service that fits around busy, modern life

A HENLEY church has boosted its attendances by launching a new service on Sunday afternoons. Trinity at Four, which takes place at ...

 

Skateboarders damage church steps

Skateboarders damage church steps

SKATEBOARDERS have been blamed for damaging steps outside a Henley church. Some of the concrete steps outside Christ Church United ...

 

Church appeals for money to fix wobbly gravestones

Church appeals for money to fix wobbly gravestones

FAMILIES are being asked to pay to have the gravestones of their loved ones repaired because they are “unsafe”. Almost 90 memorials in ...

 

Churches hold service to promote togetherness

Churches hold service to promote togetherness

A SPECIAL service was held at St Mary’s Church in Henley on Sunday to promote Christian unity. The event was part of an international ...

 

Annexe nears

A NEW annexe at St Mary’s Chuch in Wargrave church is nearing completion. Building work on the St Mary’s Church Centre has finished ...

 

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