02 August 2020 – Eighth Sunday after Trinity

WELCOME Today we open the church doors for our first service back together since March. There is going to be some very mixed emotions from us all, from those able to attend and those worshipping at home, together yet apart. I’m not sure how I feel at this time of writing, a slight anxiety, a sense of relief, certainly some … Read More

26 July 2020 – Seventh Sunday of Trinity

WELCOMEAs I write this it is Saturday 25th July, the Feast of St James, the Apostle. He was beheaded by order of King Herod Agrippa 1, who also had John the Baptist beheaded. Legend has it that James made a missionary journey to Spain, and after his death in Jerusalem, his body was taken there and buried at Santiago de … Read More

August 2020 – Services, etc.

Sundays 10.30am-11 – Morning Prayer for all the Family Sundays 11.30am-12 – Sunday Coffee Zoom Sundays 5pm-6 – Evening Prayer Zoom Tuesdays 5pm-6 – Evening Prayer Zoom Wednesdays 10am-12 – Church open for private prayer Thursdays 5pm-6 – Evening Prayer Zoom

05 July 2020 – Fourth Sunday of Trinity

This is one of my favourite paintings, hung on our kitchen wall. It’s by my brother, Simon Bull, and is one of those paintings that invites me in, get a cuppa, come sit in the cosiness and mess of this well loved and well worn sofa. In the mess of this world take time to sit with Jesus. WELCOME This … Read More

01 July 2020 – Church Open for Private Prayer

Here is a short video, showing what people should expect when they visit, now that the Church is open for Private Prayer, Wednesday and Sunday, 10am-12 https://youtu.be/ZOrsiYvdX1o And as recommended by the government, here is a link to the associated risk assessment. Note that this is subject to review, weekly. https://www.standrewsclewer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Parish-Risk-Assessment-Template-v.3_0-St-Andrews-Clewer-2019-07-01.pdf

28 June 2020 – Third Sunday of Trinity

WELCOME Welcome! Do you have a door mat that says welcome? Hopefully if you do then it means – wipe your feet but also, you are welcome to our house. The word welcome is mentioned 5 times in todays gospel reading so it is clearly an important word to dwell on. Last Saturday we welcomed our 2020 wedding couples (3) … Read More

01 July 2020 Church Opening

St Andrews will be open again! The doors will be open and you are welcome in for private prayers on Wednesdays and Sundays, 10am -12, starting 1st July. Please keep to the most recent social distancing guidance and use the hand gel provided on entering and leaving. St Andrews is a special place, a place of history, a place of … Read More

24 June 2020 – Bible Challenge COMPLETED!

Why Wednesdays, Why Not? We have completed the Bible Challenge Read the Bible in One Year (but we were reading at a more leisurely pace than that, and it took almost exactly five years). The reading pattern was usually: * three chapters from the Old Testament * a Psalm * one chapter from the New Testament This is followed by … Read More