Sunday 31 January Presentation of Christ

Candlemas This Sunday we are celebrating the Presentation of Christ in the Temple (or Candlemas) Candlemas is celebrated on 2 February – see our post here with ideas for a Quiet Day for you to hold at home There are no services in our churches at this time to protect our staff, congregation and volunteers … [Read more…]

Quiet Day for Candlemas

Presentation of Christ including a blessing of your candles at home A light for revelation to the Gentiles and for the glory of your people Luke 2:32 NIV There has been a long tradition in the Christian faith to step aside to hear from God. Moses stepped aside to hear from God through a bush … [Read more…]

Prayer Diary February 2021

We hope that you may wish to use our Prayer Diary as a part of your own prayers or meditations. In this way we can pray together, as a parish, for our common concerns. Download the prayer diary here…

Prayers for our Parochial Church Councils

Prayers: Joint PCC Meeting 18.1.21:Theme: Why does the PCC exist? To play its part in God’s Mission to his world: To live out the Good News and love of Jesus, to be his ‘living stones’ in our daily lives, conversations and relationships; to deepen our faith and the faith of our congregations and to see … [Read more…]

Sunday 24 January Epiphany 3

This Sunday we are celebrating the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Please join us for a service of Morning Praise at 10am on Zoom led by our Team Curate, Rev’d Melanie Otto. Download our picture to colour at home To protect our congregation, staff and volunteers there are no services at our churches for … [Read more…]

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

18 – 25 February 2021 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 18-25 January The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity starts on Monday. There are prayers available for every day. People can use them at home. Westbury Area Churches Together will be meeting together on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday in the afternoon for a … [Read more…]

Sunday 17 January Epiphany 2

This Sunday we will be worshipping online with Cafe Church at 10am. The service will be led by Rev’d Caroline Husband. Sign up for our e-newsletter or contact us for details on how to join us. Please note that we are suspending public worship for the safety of all during the current Lockdown. Collect for … [Read more…]

January update from Bishop Karen

Monthly Letter, January 2021 From the Bishop of Sherborne, Karen Gorham 2021 by Another Road ‘They left for their own country by another road.’ Matthew 2:12bI wonder what happened to the wise men. How were their lives shaped from that day when they left Bethlehem and returned to their own country by another road? How … [Read more…]

Exciting news from our Team Curate

We are announcing that Rev’d Melanie Otto, our Team Curate, will be the Priest in Charge of St Agnes and St Anne’s Bristol. We will let you know the date of Melanie’s Licensing as soon as it is announced. Please pray with us for Melanie and her family as they prepare to move to a … [Read more…]

Christmas Draw

Results Congratulations to the winners of our Christmas Draw – nearly £1000 was raised for church funds! Revd Rebecca Harris drew the winning tickets in Church on Saturday 19 December. Prizes are being distributed to the winners.