St Michael & St Mary Magdalene


St Michael & St Mary Magdalene Church viewed from the churchyard with blue sky in the backgroundWelcome to the Parish and Pilgrimage Church of St Michael and St Mary Magdalene, Easthampstead. 

We are the Church of England Church for the southern half of Bracknell although we welcome worshippers from wherever you live.


Please join us this Sunday at 8am for a reflective short Eucharist or at 9.30am for our Parish Eucharist, with Junior Church in the Parish Centre. This service is followed by refreshments in the Annexe. 

11am The Church @ The Pines, Hanworth.

11am St Francis & St Clare, Family friendly service at Jennett's Park School, Jennett's Park - 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month.

3.30pm Church 4 U Family friendly service - 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month.

If you are unable to join us please see this week's Pew Sheet with readings and notices to use throughout the week. 


DATA PROTECTION OFFICER:  Do you have experience of Data Protection legislation and procedures?? PCC needs to appoint someone urgently to advise our data holders and ensure that we remain compliant.  If you are interested, please contact Marion Gunning (459183). 


Compline Red poppy on grey field

On the Centenary of Britain's entry into the First World War  

Monday 4th August at 9.30pm

All welcome!

WW1 Centenary Information


BAT HUNT: The Living Churchyard Group have arranged another Bat Walk, this year on the evening of Monday 11th August, meeting in the car park at 8.30pm. We will start in the churchyard and then walk down to the Mill Pond. Sturdy footwear, lots of anti-mozzie stuff and suitable clothing essential. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. 

Any queries to: Diane Collins, 01344 455079, 07563 691127 or email Diane 


CHURCH PHOTO COMPETITION 

This year there are four categories:- Exterior, Interior, Window and Event. 

Please email your entries (jpeg format) to Lynn or 9x6 prints to Lynn Clitherow via the Parish Office.   Closing date for entries is 20th August 2014.  Photos will be displayed from the 31st August and the winners will be announced on the 21st September. 


Imagine Faith: Grand Day Out

Saturday 20th September 2014 in central Oxford

A day for everyone, with events activities for all ages!

Easthampstead Parish will be arranging a 53 seat coach so we can be a part of this Diocesan event.


BRACKNELL FOODBANK

Our only current food shortages, following the wonderful generosity of Warfield and Martins Heron Tesco customers last week, are:

Sponge puddings

Tinned tomatoes

Cereal bars

If you can donate any of the above, please bring items to church or to the Kerith Centre in Church Road, Bracknell RG12 1EH at the usual times - Monday to Friday 9.30-5.00; Sunday 8.30-1.00 and 5.30-8.00pm.  Thanks to everyone for all your support.

Contact Bracknell Foodbank for more information.


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