Just the weekly reminder of services in the Benefice tomorrow:
8am Holy Communion (BCP) – Forde Abbey (Rev Philip)
10am Holy Communion – St Stephen’s, Winsham (Rev Judith)
4pm Afternoon Worship – St John’s, Tatworth (Rev Philip)
The afternoon service will be a Celtic themed service of Evening Prayer using scripture, reflection and music around the theme of ‘Love your neighbour’.
Here is an updated prayer list:
- Schools, colleges and universities as they prepare for a new year. Children and staff returning to school, or starting in new education. Families of those making those preparations.
- Farmers during this harvest period.
- The village, hamlets, businesses and residences of Thorncombe Parish.
- We pray for those we know who are sick, and those we don’t know, including those we are asked to pray by name for:
Bishop Peter Hancock; Hannah Knott; Rob Allen; Lynne Applegarth; Phyllis Baker; Margaret Bandy; Sue Bennett; Sue Cheese; Terry Conway; Nick Frankau; Paul Glazier; David Goodwill; Mike Heywood; Joy Howard; Ann Jarvis; Mark Lindsey; Frank Long; Peter McHugh; Diana Rowlands; Ann Ricketts; Jim Tucker; Rosemary Walley; Rosemary Walton; Vivien Wheaton; Alan Wills, Anna Woodward; Pamala Young; Milly granddaughter of Jane & Alan Rudkin; Gillian Muggeridge; Chris Gould; Brian Griffiths.
- For the Bereaved – The family & friends of: Tony White, Val Joslin, Percy Bale, Andrew Bullivant.
Rev Michelle has made an online video for the Toddler Group. It includes a special message for those leaving the group to start at school this autumn, a singsong and a craft! Do have a look…
With every blessing,
The Reverend Philip Butcher
Rector – Two Shires Benefice (Tatworth, Thorncombe, Winsham, Chaffcombe & Cricket Malherbie)
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