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From The Rectory -3rd April

by St Bartholomew's

From the Rector 3 April 2020 Dear Friends, As we work out individually or in our families how to cope with self-isolation in the home or social distancing outside, we are also learning about ourselves, our inner resources and our character. Some of us will be happy using this time to explore our spiritual needs […]

ZOOM and services

by St Bartholomew's

All our services can be accessed on ZOOM, either by internet or telephone.  Meeting ID is 490-568-9876. (No password needed)*

Prayer Bulletin

by St Bartholomew's

Regrettably the Church can no longer be left open for private prayer but please continue to pray for: – Adrian and Annie Walsh Bob Fidler Steve, Gill Long’s brother-in law, Martin Dines Brenda Cook Simon and Jenny Hall June Kirk The family and friends of Tara Edwards, especially Laura, Annabelle and George. His funeral was […]

A message for Advent!

by St Bartholomew's

Maria Skoyles writes “We have received funding from the Diocese to run a mission activity: yarn bombing the village with angels made from biodegradable materials. The angels will be hidden around the village as a treasure hunt activity during advent, with instructions to bring them to a Christmas service so we can decorate the church […]

Rector’s Discretionary Fund

by St Bartholomew's

The Rector’s Discretionary Fund is available to help those in immediate need of support. There are some in the fellowship who are self-employed and struggling with reduced income at this time of enforced isolation with certain services cut back. If you are able to make a contribution to the Fund, then please pay by Bank […]

Prayer Bulletin

by St Bartholomew's

Regrettably the Church can no longer be left open for private prayer but please continue to pray for: – – Adrian and Annie Walsh – Bob Fidler – Steve, Gill Long’s brother-in law, – Martin Dines – Brenda Cook – Simon and Jenny Hall – June Kirk

A message from your Rector

by St Bartholomew's

Dear friends: I know we are all subject to an amount of social isolation at present but the majority are able to get out for their “one walk a day” for exercise and to reflect on the glory of God’s creation. Some, including Nicci here at the Rectory are being strongly advised to remain shielded […]

How to access a ZOOM service

by St Bartholomew's

1.  On a computer browse to “zoom.us” and click on “join a meeting”. If you click on the link we publish, it should take you directly to the “meeting room.” 2.  Or, if asked for a meeting ID type in 490 568 9876 3.  If asked to download a file click yes 4.  You will […]

Ducklington help – COVID Contact Scheme

by St Bartholomew's

Dear Friends: I have been working with some of the Ducklington Parish Council Members to set up a Contact Scheme in the village to match offers to help with requests for support.I appreciate a number of you live outside the village, but you can still help by prayIng that this meets the needs of the […]