There will be no Communion Service on Thursday October 19th.
The Oxford Christian Chapaincy are holding an Encouragement evening for Christians who work in schools on Tuesday 17th October from 6.00 – 9.00 at Stanton St John.
See poster for full details.
Christ Church Cathedral’s After Eight services start again on Sunday 15 October at 8 pm
'What's the Point of Worship?'
Revd Canon Dr Edmund Newey, the Sub Dean, will be in conversation with the Revd Canon Dr Grant Bayliss, Diocesan Canon Precentor
Information and training will be available in November:
In Headington. Course leaders: Revd. Tim Stead and Susie Stead. Monday evenings from 22 January - 12 March 2018. A 9th session on ‘Mindfulness and Christian Spirituality’ will be on Monday March 26th and is optional for anyone who has attended this 8 week course.
On Thursday October 12th at 7.30pm the first of a series of thought-proving talks about science and faith starts in Faringdon Corn Exchange. Dr Sharon Dirckx will look at the question “Has science killed God?”.
Denis Alexander speaks on the title of his book “Creation or evolution: do we have to choose?” on Friday 3rd November. These talks are for everyone – with or without any science background, whether church members or with no church links at all. Please use flyers to invite friends to come with you. Entry and light refreshments are free.
For older members of St Matthews and our community SATURDAY 14th OCTOBER. 2pm -3.30 TEA AT THE TICKLER'S Come and enjoy good company, tea and cakes at Peter and Fiona's lovely home and garden in Abingdon as summer quickly gives way to Autumn. Followed by another opportunity to enjoy your favourite songs led by Sarah Maitland a former member of our congregation and we'll known to many of you.
Transport is not a problem lifts will be arranged to take you there and back.
If you would like to come please contact Jane Sutton 01235526114 or the church office 01865798587
If anyone would be willing to make or buy
some soup or a cake (once every six weeks)
for the drop in lunch we would be very grateful.
Also if anyone would be prepared to
help with the washing up from 12.15 to 1.30 on Thursday lunchtime (once every six weeks)
then let us know in the office. Thank you.
We need more volunteers at St Matthew’s for the following roles:
Please contact the office if you are willing to help with any of the above: telephone 01865 798587
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.