Notices for Sunday 23rd July

NOTICES

The Choir are in Italy from 21-26th July; they will be singing in Bergamo on 22nd and 23rd July, and in Brescia on 24th July.

Church flowers:The flowers in church this Sunday are given in memory of Y S Chau from C K and M Chu.

The Gatehouse is short of helpers – can you spare a few hours to volunteer? They are open 5-7 pm, Monday-Friday, and 4-6 pm on Sunday. For details, please contact The Gatehouse: admin@oxfordgatehouse.org

Services next Sunday, 30th July: 8 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

St Giles’ Fair – 4th and 5th September: Please help to welcome Fair Goers into the Church this year – look out for sign-up forms at the back of the church.

Ride and Stride – 9th Sept; and Oxford Open Doors – 9th and 10th Sept. Assistance will be needed to man the church for these two worthwhile and enjoyable events – look out for notices with information on how you can help.

Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 3)

Sick: Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford,

RIP: Sarah McManners (21/6/2017); Margaret Bell (30/6/2017);

William Stewart Hiorns (4/7/2017); Norma Lambertstock (6/7/2017);

Dennis Shaw (20/7/2017)

Year’s Mind: Sister Christine, CHN (2010)

Yours,

Andrew.

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Notices for Sunday 16th July

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Funeral of Norma Lamberstock: 10:00 amat St Giles’ on Monday 17th July.

Funeral of Sarah McManners: 12 noon at St Giles’ on Thursday 20th July.

The Gatehouse is short of helpers – can you spare a few hours to volunteer? They are open 5-7 pm, Monday-Friday, and 4-6 pm on Sunday. For details, please contact The Gatehouse: admin@oxfordgatehouse.org

Services next Sunday, 23rd July: 8 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

The Hospital Chaplaincy Team would like to invite you to an Open Afternoon on Wed 23rd Aug from 4-6 pm in the League of Friends Café, Level 2 in the main John Radcliffe Building. This is a ‘Getting to Know You’ opportunity for local community leaders, faith groups, and those interested to explore volunteer roles with the chaplaincy. Call us on 01865 857921 or Chaplaincy@ouh.nhs.uk

The Choir will be in Italy from 21-26th July; and this Sunday will be their last service until 3rd September.

St Giles’ Fair – 4th and 5th September: Please help to welcome Fair Goers into the Church this year – look out for sign-up forms at the back of the church.

Ride and Stride – 9th Sept; and Oxford Open Doors – 9th and 10th Sept. Assistance will be needed to man the church for these two worthwhile and enjoyable events – look out for notices with information on how you can help.

The Loneliness of Loss: At Headington Baptist Church, 78 Old High Street, Oxford, OX3 9HW.on 23rd September 2017, gathering at 9:30 am for coffee and croissants and concluding at 12:30 pm. Opportunity for informal networking afterwards. Booking is essential – please email ray@archwayfoundation.org.uk by 11th September.

Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 2)

Sick: Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford,

RIP: Sarah McManners (21/6/2017); Margaret Bell (30/6/2017);
Norma Lambertstock (6/7/2017)

Year’s Mind: Jim Wiggins (2006)

Yours,

Andrew.

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Notices for Sunday 9th July

Flowers in church

Flowers always brighten the church and can be a way of celebrating anniversaries and events, or a way of remembering family and friends. If you would like to make a donation for a flower arrangement in church to commemorate a particular event, please let me know. The names of those being remembered, or the event being commemorated, can be placed in the pew notes. I can be contacted by email – stgilesflowers@gmail.com – or give details to one of the Churchwardens. Please give at least two weeks notice so that I can make the necessary arrangements.

Mary Whitlock

NOTICES

We are creating a promotional video of Music at St Giles’ to encourage donations to purchase the new organ and provide funds for the new rooms in the tower and above the kitchen. Filming will take place throughout the day on Sunday 9th July,and the video should be available for viewing by the beginning of September.

Funeral of Margaret Bell: 11:30 am at St Giles’ on Wednesday 12th July.

Services next Sunday, 16th July: 8 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

Funeral of Sarah McManners: 12 noon at St Giles’ on 20th July.

The Gatehouse is short of helpers – can you spare a few hours to volunteer? They are open 5-7 pm, Monday-Friday, and 4-6 pm on Sunday. For details, please contact The Gatehouse: admin@oxfordgatehouse.org

The Hospital Chaplaincy Team would like to invite you to an Open Afternoon on Wednesday 23rd August from 4-6 pm in the League of Friends Café, Level 2 in the main John Radcliffe Building. This is a ‘Getting to Know You’ opportunity for local community leaders, faith groups, and those interested to explore volunteer roles with the chaplaincy. All are warmly invited. For further information call us on 01865 857921 or Chaplaincy@ouh.nhs.uk

The Loneliness of Loss: As we move through life we encounter our own unique sorrows. The session will be held on Saturday 23rd September 2017, gathering at 9:30 am for coffee and croissants and concluding at 12:30 pm. Opportunity for informal networking afterwards. At Headington Baptist Church, 78 Old High Street, Oxford, OX3 9HW. Booking essential – email ray@archwayfoundation.org.uk by 11th September.

Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 1)

Sick: Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford,

RIP: Sarah McManners (21/6/2017); Margaret Bell (30/6/2017);

Norma Lambertstock (6/7/2017)

Year’s Mind: 10th July – Michael Woods (2004)

Yours,

Andrew.

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Notices for Sunday 2nd July

NOTICES

Priest and Pints: Tom Albinson will be at The Royal Oak at 7:45 pm on Sunday, 2nd July.

Peal Attempt at St Giles’: On Saturday 8th July starting at 2:30 pm for approximately 3 hours.

Services next Sunday, 9th July: 8 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

Funeral of Sarah McManners: 12 noon at St Giles’ on 20th July.

Parish News: The July edition is now available in church. Please do take a copy – and remember that we always welcome articles (deadline for the August edition is Monday 24th July), and suggestions for improvement. You can also read the magazine on line – where the pictures are in colour!

Writers in Oxford (WiO) Young Writers Competition for writers aged 18-30 who are resident in Oxfordshire. Two prizes of £350 and three prizes of £100. Philip Pullman will be Honorary Chair of the judging panel. Full details are available at www.writersinoxford.org

The Loneliness of Loss: As we move through life we encounter our own unique sorrows. The session will be held on Saturday 23rd September 2017, gathering at 9:30 am for coffee and croissants and concluding at 12:30 pm. Opportunity for informal networking afterwards. At Headington Baptist Church, 78 Old High Street, Oxford, OX3 9HW. Booking essential – email ray@archwayfoundation.org.uk by 11th September.

Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 4)

Sick: Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford

RIP: Sarah McManners (21/6/2017).

Year’s Mind: 3rd July – Anne Dreydel (2007); 6th July – Vere Wilcher (2006)

8th July – Basil Stubbings (2001)

Yours,

Andrew.

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Notices for June 25th

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The Potter and the Clay: A talk by Andrew Hazelden at St Giles’ Church. 7:30 pm on Monday 26th June.

Interfaith Friendship Walk: Thursday 29th June. Leave Richmond Road Synagogue at 6:15 pm; 6:40 pm at St Giles’ Church; 7:15 pm at Radcliffe Square; 8 pm at Central Mosque, Manzil Way. All Welcome!

Homelessness – A Response of Faith: Oxford’s third Annual Homeless Conference takes place on Saturday 1st July, 10 am to 3:30 pm, at The King’s Centre, Osney Mead. Tickets £10 (concessions available). Contact 07738 086143; churcheshomelessconference@gmail.com

Services next Sunday, 2nd July: 8 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

Priest and Pints: 7:45 pm on Sunday, 2nd July at The Royal Oak.

Peal Attempt at St Giles’: On Saturday 8th July starting at 2:30 pm for approximately 3 hours.

Writers in Oxford (WiO) Young Writers Competition for writers aged 18-30 who are resident in Oxfordshire. Two prizes of £350 and three prizes of £100. Philip Pullman will be Honorary Chair of the judging panel. Full details are available at www.writersinoxford.org

The Loneliness of Loss: As we move through life we encounter our own unique sorrows. The session will be held on Saturday 23rd September 2017, gathering at 9:30 am for coffee and croissants and concluding at 12:30 pm. Opportunity for informal networking afterwards. At Headington Baptist Church, 78 Old High Street, Oxford, OX3 9HW. Booking essential – email ray@archwayfoundation.org.uk by 11th September.

Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 3)

Sick: Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford

RIP: Sarah McManners (21/6/2017)

Year’s Mind: 30th June – Robert Hiorns (2002);

1st July – Richard May (2004); Rupert Thorneloe (2009)

Yours,

Andrew.

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Notices for 18th June

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Choir Open Afternoon at St Giles’: 4:30 pm, 18th June.  Girls/Boys aged 6-14.

The Art of Faith: Paintings by Eularia Clarke.  Until 23rd June at St Giles’ (12-6 pm) (closed 21st June), The Oratory and The Quaker Meeting House.  Admission free.  Closed Sundays.

Day of Reflection & Prayer inspired by the paintings of Eularia Clarke: 10 am-4 pm at St Giles’ on 21st June.  £15 (concessions available).  Contact Revd Georgie Simpson, info@ocsg.uk.net, 07803 031977, http://www.ocsg.uk.net

Concert at St Giles’: 7:30 pm on Saturday 24th JuneNine Lives – the Oxley/Graham Family Band.  Tickets: £10/£8 concessions/£5 students.

Sunday 25th June at St Giles’ (The Second Sunday after Trinity): 8:00 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

The Potter and the Clay: A talk by Andrew Hazelden at St Giles’ Church7:30 pm on Monday 26th June.

Interfaith Friendship Walk: Thursday 29th June. Leave Richmond Road Synagogue at 6:15 pm; 6:40 pm at St Giles’ Church; 7:15 pm at Radcliffe Square; 8 pm at Central Mosque, Manzil Way.  All Welcome!

Peal Attempt at St Giles’: This will now take place on Saturday 8th July starting at 2:30 pm for approximately 3 hours.

Confirmation classes for adults starting Sunday 2nd July at 4pm in St Giles’.
Open to all as we explore and deepen our faith. For more details please contact Tom

Writers in Oxford (WiO) Young Writers Competition for writers aged 18-30 who are resident in Oxfordshire.  Two prizes of £350 and three prizes of £100.  Philip Pullman will be Honorary Chair of the judging panel.  Full details are available at www.writersinoxford.org
Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 2)

Sick:                 Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford

RIP:                  Susan Greenway ( 26/5/2017)

Year’s Mind:    18th – Christina Roaf (2014); 23rd – John Gould (2008)

 

Pewsheet: SG Trinity 1 Yr A 18-06-2017

Urgent Stewarding request for Exhibition at St Giles

Long unable to cover the 12-2 stewarding slot this coming Saturday (17th) I’ve completely overlooked finding a replacement. Can one of you come to the rescue? Guidance available and arrangements can be made re access if you are not already a keyholder.

Please reply with phone number to mcwilliamson1@btinternet.com

Many thanks, Margaret

Notices for 11th June, Trinity Sunday

NOTICES

The Art of Faith: Paintings by Eularia Clarke.  Until 23rd June at St Giles’ (12-6 pm) (closed 21st June), The Oratory (closed 17th June) and The Quaker Meeting House.  Admission free.  Closed Sundays.

Rebecca Clarke Sonata for Viola and Piano: Georgia Russell (Viola); Bethe Levvy (piano).  Saturday 17th June at 8:00 pm at St Giles’ Church

Sunday 18th June at St Giles’ (The First Sunday after Trinity): 8:00 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

Choir Open Afternoon at St Giles’: 4:30 pm, 18th June.  Girls/Boys aged 6-14.

Day of Reflection & Prayer inspired by the paintings of Eularia Clarke: 10 am-4 pm at St Giles’ on 21st June.  £15 (concessions available).  Contact Revd Georgie Simpson, info@ocsg.uk.net, 07803 031977, http://www.ocsg.uk.net

Concert at St Giles’: 7:30 pm on Saturday 24th JuneNine Lives – the Oxley/Graham Family Band.  Tickets: £10/£8 concessions/£5 students.

The Potter and the Clay: A talk by Andrew Hazelden at St Giles’ Church7:30 pm on Monday 26th June.

Interfaith Friendship Walk: Thursday 29th June. Leave Richmond Road Synagogue at 6:15 pm; 6:40 pm at St Giles’ Church; 7:15 pm at Radcliffe Square; 8 pm at Central Mosque, Manzil Way.  All Welcome!

Peal Attempt at St Giles’: The proposed peal attempt on 18th June is now cancelled and is instead expected to take place on Saturday 8th July starting at 2:30 pm for approximately 3 hours.
Writers in Oxford (WiO) Young Writers Competition for writers aged 18-30 who are resident in Oxfordshire.  Two prizes of £350 and three prizes of £100.  Philip Pullman will be Honorary Chair of the judging panel.  Full details are available at www.writersinoxford.org

WHAT’S ON AT ST GILES’ this Week

Monday 12th June                                     12 noon-6:00 pm              Eularia Clarke Exhibition

(St Barnabas the Apostle)                              5:30 pm                                              Evening Prayer

Tuesday 13th June                                     12 noon-6:00 pm              Eularia Clarke Exhibition

5:30 pm                                              Evening Prayer

Wednesday 14th June                               12 noon-6:00 pm              Eularia Clarke Exhibition

(Richard Baxter, Puritan Divine, 1691)          12:30 pm                                                       Eucharist

5:30 pm                                              Evening Prayer

Thursday 15th June                                    12 noon-6:00 pm              Eularia Clarke Exhibition

(Day of Thanksgiving for Holy Communion)  5:30 pm                                              Evening Prayer

Friday 16th June                                         12 noon-6:00 pm              Eularia Clarke Exhibition

(St Richard of Chichester, 1253)                    1:15 pm                                                  Taizé Service

5:30 pm                                              Evening Prayer

Saturday 17th June                                    12 noon-6:00 pm              Eularia Clarke Exhibition

(Samuel and Henrietta Barnett, 1913/1936) 5:30 pm                                              Evening Prayer

8:00 pm                                                           Concert

Sunday 18th June                                       8:00 am                                   BCP Holy Communion

(THE FIRST SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY)                 10:30 am                                         Holy Communion

4:30 pm                                 Choir Open Afternoon

6:30 pm                                                        Evensong

Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 1)

Sick:                        Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford

RIP:

Year’s Mind:          7th June – Alban Hudson (1917); 13th – Beryl Padfield (2000)

 

Pewsheet: SG Trinity Yr A 11-06-2017

Notices for 4th June – Pentecost

NOTICES

The Art of Faith: An exhibition of 50 paintings by Eularia Clarke (1914-1970) from 3rd-23rd June at St Giles’ (12-6 pm) (closed 21st June), The Oratory (closed 17th June) and The Quaker Meeting House (opening times available at St Giles’ Church).Admission free. Closed Sundays – see posters for full details.

Priest and Pints: 7:45 pm on Sunday 4th June. This month, Tom Albinson will be at The Anchor, Polstead Road. More details from tomalbinson@gmail.com

Talk: A talk on Eularia Clarke by Rebecca Sherlaw-Johnson on Saturday 10th June at 4:00 pm at St Giles’. Admission free.

Concert at St Giles’: 8:00 pm on Sat 10th June. Madrigal Men, The Arcadian Singers of Oxford/James Morley Potter. Tickets: £10/£5 in aid of Project 900.

Sunday 11th June at St Giles’ (Trinity Sunday): 8:00 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

Choir Open Afternoon at St Giles’: 4:30 pm, 18th June. Girls/Boys aged 6-14.

Day of Reflection and Prayer inspired by the paintings: 10 am-4 pm at St Giles’ on 21st June. £15 (concessions available). To book contact Revd Georgie Simpson, info@ocsg.uk.net, 07803 031977, http://www.ocsg.uk.net

Concert at St Giles’: 7:30 pm on Saturday 24th June. Nine Lives – the Oxley/Graham Family Band. Tickets: £10/£8 concessions/£5 students.

Interfaith Friendship Walk: Thursday 29th June.

Peal Attempt at St Giles’: The proposed peal attempt on 18th June is now cancelled and is instead expected to take place on Saturday 8th July starting at 2:30 pm for approximately 3 hours.

Writers in Oxford (WiO) Young Writers Competition for writers aged 18-30 who are resident in Oxfordshire. Two prizes of £350 and three prizes of £100. Philip Pullman will be Honorary Chair of the judging panel. Full details are available at www.writersinoxford.org

Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 4)

Sick: Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford

RIP: Susan Greenway (26th May 2017)

Year’s Mind: 4th June – Cyril Offord (2000); 10th June – Richard Tolson (2006)

Yours,

Andrew.

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Notices for 28th May

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Chapel Service at Oxford Centre for Mission Studies: 9:30 am on Wednesday 31st May; Speaker: Tsehaywota Tadesse, OCMS student. All welcome.

Organ Recital at St Giles’: 7:30 pm on Saturday 3rd June. Dr Nicholas Prozzillo will play Widor Symphonie V. Tickets: £10/£8 concessions/£5 students.

Sunday 4th June at St Giles’ (The Day of Pentecost [Whit Sunday]): 8:00 am – BCP Holy Communion; 10:30 am – Holy Communion; 6:30 pm – Evensong.

Priest and Pints: 7:45 pm on Sunday 4th June. This month, Tom Albinson will be at The Anchor, Polstead Road. Feel free to drop in for a chat. More details from tomalbinson@gmail.com

The Art of Faith. An exhibition of 50 paintings by Eularia Clarke (1914-1970) from 3rd to 23rd June at St Giles’ (12 noon to 6 pm) (closed on 21st June), The Oratory (closed on 17th June) and The Quaker Meeting House (opening times available at St Giles’ Church).Admission free. Closed Sundays – see posters for full details of opening times.

Talk: A talk on Eularia Clarke by Rebecca Sherlaw-Johnson on 10th June at 4:00 pm at St Giles’. Admission free.

Day of Reflection and Prayer inspired by the paintings: 10 am-4 pm at St Giles’ on 21st June. £15 (concessions available). To book contact Revd Georgie Simpson, info@ocsg.uk.net, 07803 031977, http://www.ocsg.uk.net

Concert at St Giles’: 7:30 pm on Saturday 24th June. Nine Lives – the Oxley/Graham Family Band. Tickets: £10/£8 concessions/£5 students.

Prayer Requests (Cycle of Prayer: Week 3)

Sick: Andrew McLean, Heather Poole, George Pulford, Antonia Betts

RIP:

Year’s Mind: 31st May – Gerald Bellcourt (2012)

Yours,

Andrew.

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