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An update from Paul

by St Bartholomew's

Letter from the Rector 22 May 2020   With my greetings, at this Ascension-tide: I expect that, like most of us, you have planned to use the time we have “spare” during lockdown to spend on those things we have been meaning to do for a long time… and surely here’s the opportunity to get […]

Zoom Services

by St Bartholomew's

Our Zoom services are becoming more and more popular! You can join by PC, tablet or on the phone.For full instructions and to join in any of the services or meetings Click here to enter the meeting  https://us04web.zoom.us/j/4905689876  You will need a password – please apply to the Website Manager to be given access details To […]

A message from Gill ..

by St Bartholomew's

Dear Friends The Lord is risen, Alleluia!     What a joyous end to Holy week with the reassurance of God’s of love, hope and faith, and the knowledge that we are never alone.  I was delighted to see so many (65 people) joining us for our Easter service on Sunday via Zoom. It reminded me […]

From the Rector – 9th April

by St Bartholomew's

From the Rector 9 April 2020 Dear Friends, It is with sadness that I must tell you of the death of Bob Fidler a long-time member of the church, and faithful member of the choir until restricted by his immobility. Also of Gordon Etheridge, a more recent member who has been sharing with us on […]

Witney Food Bank

by St Bartholomew's

Witney and West Oxfordshire Food bank   is now open to distribute food to the needy, but please, kindly give your donations via the supermarkets (most have collection points).

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 […]