News for week of June 20

Church Picnic

News News News News A picnic at church after the morning service last Sunday was an opportunity to meet and chat in the sunshine. An unexpected visitor paused her long-distance charity walk to Edinburgh to join us for lunch.

Count on Nature

News News The week of the 6th of June was Count on Nature Week and visitors to the churchyard were encouraged to note on the blackboard any wildlife thay had spotted.

Bells at Pentecost

News News It was good the hear the church bells ringing again for the first time in over a year on Pentecost Sunday, 23 May. To comply with the Covid advice there were only four ringers and they had been tested to be free of infection.

This week

Sunday 20th
11.00 am Morning Praise
Monday 21st
7:30 pm Home Group meeting online
Wednesday 23rd
10.00 am to 4.00 pm Church open for private prayer

Next week

Sunday 27th
8.00 am BCP Communion service
11.00 am Morning Praise benefice service at Kemerton
Monday 28th
7:30 pm Home Group meeting online
Tuesday 29th
7.00 pm PCC meeting on-line
Wednesday 30th
10.00 am to 4.00 pm Church open for private prayer

Churches Count on Nature week

During the week of June 5 - June 13 we were encouraged to act for wildlife by recording nature in our churchyard, Come and look for wildlife and let us know what you see. Can you spot bird boxes, bat box and bug houses?

If you would like to record the species you have seen on a central database you can share your records using the website caring for gods acre


More space for concerts

The church is in the process of applying for a faculty to enable removal of some pews to make more space for concerts and other activities.

Click here to download the notice of the faculty application which gives more details and how to comment on the proposal.


Privacy Notices

To download the PCC Privacy Notice, click here.

To download the Incumbent Privacy Notice, click here.

To download the Electoral Roll Privacy Notice 2019 - Ashchurch, click here.

Services

Services in church restarted on Easter Sunday - see details on the right.
As before places will be limited as we are still subject to social distancing requirements. Face coverings will need to be worn and there wiil be no singing.
The church will normally be open for private prayer weekly on a Wednesday from 10am to 4pm unless there is a funeral booking

Restarting services in church

Services in church restarted in April and will continue to follow Covid guidelines which can be seen by clicking What to expect when attending a service April 2021.

Booking

As we continue to meet the requirement to socially distance in church, it would help us if you are able to book a place at a service. The details of how to book can be seen by clicking How to book for a service.

Test and Trace Consent Form

To support the NHS Test and Trace programme, names and telephone numbers will be noted for those who attend a service. You will asked to sign a consent form on your first visit. The content of the consent form can be seen by clicking COVID_19 - Test and Trace Consent_Form.


Little Fishes

littleFishes littleFishes A group for 0-4 year-olds at 1.30-3.00 pm normally on alternate Thursdays.

Coming Soon

June

Sunday 27th
8.00 am BCP Communion service
11.00 am Morning Praise benefice service at Kemerton
Tuesday 29th
7.00 pm PCC meeting on-line

August

Saturday 21st
Church fete

Easy Fund Raising

If you buy on-line, you can now now raise money for the church using EasyFundRaising. Click here for more information.


Eco Church

Eco Church The church has now joined the Eco Church project to make our church more eco-friendly. and have been awarded a bronze certificate . >