Posts by Alison Eves

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It’s today!

by Alison Eves

See you at 10 this morning for a joint service to celebrate the life and work of St Mary’s and our local community. Shared lunch at 12. Community celebration and Buy Nothing Burghfield book bonanza from 2-4. See you soon!

Reflections from Sundays’s service (5/5/19)

by Alison Eves

Reading for today: John 21: 1-19 The story we have heard this morning from John’s Gospel is the fourth resurrection appearance: Jesus appears first to Mary Magdalene, and then to the disciples. It comes immediately after last week’s Gospel reading about Jesus’ appearance in the locked room, to the disciples, firstly without, and then with […]

Christ is risen! Alleluia!

by Alison Eves

Alleluia! Christ is risen!Come to celebrate and experience the joy of the resurrection  with church family at 10am. See you there!

Messy Church TODAY!

by Alison Eves

Come and join us for Messy Easter, TODAY ( Saturday 13 April) any time from 3.30. Lots of messy fun, games, songs, stories and then tea for the children, cake for the adults. We’ll be finished about 5.30. All welcome. Looking forward to seeing you!

“Blessed are the poor” (Notes from the sermon 17/2/19)

by Alison Eves

Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of heaven. Luke 6: 20 Blessings and woes from the “sermon on the plain”. Rev Glynn shared some of her experiences from her recent pilgrimage to Ethiopia. She was in a huge crowd as they took part in the festival of Timcat, celebrating the […]

Notes from sermon 27/1/19

by Alison Eves

Finding your piece/peace Notes from Alison’s sermon Readings 1 Corinthians 12:12-31a & Luke 4:14-21 Each person was given a piece of a jigsaw.Each piece fits together with the others in this church to make an entire picture. If one piece is missing, the picture is incomplete. No piece is more important than another piece, all […]

Coming very soon: Christmas celebrations galore!

by Alison Eves

 ‘Angel Trail’ Between Saturday 8th to Sunday 15th December With participating local shops (Wellers Fruit Shop, Warings Bakery and Post office, shop counter).  See Facebook or website for more details        Christmas Tree Festival (& refreshments) Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th December Getting very close to the 2018 Christmas tree festival! We have lots of […]

It’s nearly time! 2018 Advent Wreath Making evening

by Alison Eves

Wednesday 28 November at 7 for a 7.30pm start An evening of Christmas Sparkle, Fun and Creativity Join us for mulled wine and Christmas nibbles. Create a beautiful Advent wreath for your home. Professional florist available to show you how to make them! All you need is some garden greenery, strong scissors or secateurs, four […]