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Ride ‘n’ Stride – next Saturday

by St Bartholomew's

Saturday 12th September 2020 Please contact Jane Nichols 01993 704450 for details and sponsor form.  Sue Fenn. Trisha and John Hughes, Chris Stoneham, Jane and Pete Nichols and Paula Taylor are taking part and would be grateful for sponsorship.

Christian Aid Week

by St Bartholomew's

Christian Aid Week starts on the 10th May – the usual house to house collections won’t be taking place but you can still donate – take a look at our donations envelope here

A message from Chris….

by St Bartholomew's

Chris Stoneham says “I managed to complete the 5 mile run. It was harder than I expected and I ran 3 sections and walked two. Thank you so much to the people who have sent sponsor money for the Bless India Orphanage, I’ve sent off £85 so far”. Michael Kongola has asked for prayers in […]

Bucket Collection: thankyou

by St Bartholomew's

The “Bucket” collection for Bangladesh raised £133.34 and was sent to Bangladesh Flood relief, via Christian Aid. Thank you for your donations.

Thank you for the gifts

by St Bartholomew's

Helen and Douglas House Hospice for Children and The Children’s Hospital at the John Radcliffe were delighted to receive our Christmas gifts from the Christingle Service.

Adventure Plus: Calling all artists

by St Bartholomew's

Adventure Plus (A+) needs your help… our theme for this year’s Total Adventure holidays is ‘Treasure’ and we need a ‘pirate back drop’ for our stage! Materials can be provided, as well as the space to be creative. If you think this is something you could help us with please call or email: ta@adventureplus.org.uk or 01993 703308  […]

Clothes needed by Steppin’ Stones

by St Bartholomew's

Steppin’ Stones charity for the Homeless   If any one has any items they would like to donate this year, please bring them to church on or before February 5th. Warm clothing, shoes and boots (including wellies), bedding and towels are useful. If anyone can help with taking the contributions into Oxford week beginning Feb 5th, please speak to Meg Roberts, 705286, […]

Crying out for Calais

by St Bartholomew's

Please also see a letter, on the information table, from Hannah and Andy Bailey, a Witney couple, who have set up this campaign in order to raise awareness of refugees.  Their letter gives practical suggestions for ways in which we can help.  They are returning to Calais later on this month. what is the best […]

Christingle Candles

by St Bartholomew's

Please take a Christingle Candle home with you and return it at Christingle time filled with spare change if possible.  The candles can be found on the information table.

Help Jacob walk – an update

by St Bartholomew's

Jacob has had his operation in America and we have received this message from his grandmother, Lesley…” Hi, please let the church know how Jacob is getting on he has been so brave but the first hurdle is over he his now recovering from his op he was in a lot of pain from his back […]