Mortimer Benefice

The Benefice Office is closed. For urgent matters, please telephone The Vicar, Fr. Paul Chaplin - 01189 331 718. For non-urgent matters, please telephone 01189 333 704 and leave a message or send an email to admin@mortimerbenefice.co.uk and we will respond as soon as possible.

Churchwardens

St. Mary and St. John, Mortimer: Ms Sarah Theaker – 07816 814868 and

Dr Gwen Adshead – 01189 333902

St. John the Baptist, Padworth: Mr Roger Jones – 01189 333136 and Mrs Elizabeth Porter – 01189 713136

St. Saviour, Mortimer West End: Dr Gwen Adshead 01189 333902

At the time of Coronavirus the Church's ministry here continues daily and online and over the telephone - whilst our church buildings must remain closed.

Welcome to Join in Stratfield Mortimer, Mortimer West End and Padworth

Online Morning and Night Prayer

9 am & 9 pm

The invitation to us to join in Morning and Night prayer is an invitation to make a 'sacred’ space and time in our day

to pause to reflect and pray together with the help and guidance of scripture.

Paul Chaplin

DAILY PRAYER & WORSHIP RESOURCES

The Benefice is live-streaming services via Zoom.

Morning Prayer at 9 am Monday to Friday- the Zoom link is https://us04web.zoom.us/j/6931233940

Night Prayer at 9 pm Monday to Friday - the Zoom link is https://us04web.zoom.us/j/6931233940

Sunday Eucharist at 10 am each Sunday - the Zoom link is https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6931233940

Welcome

If you would like to see a priest in complete confidence telephone the Vicar, Fr. Paul Chaplin – 01189 331718

To be kept informed of services and events around the benefice, please complete the form to be found at the following link. Please complete this form.

Weekly Newsletter

If you would like to receive the weekly newsletter, please let the office know - admin@mortimerbenefice.co.uk.

View the latest weekly newsletter below.

Weekly Newsletter 31st May to 7th June 2020

The Sunday Link 31st May 2020


Prayer and Worship Resources


Welcome to Join in Stratfield Mortimer, Mortimer West End and Padworth

Online Morning and Night Prayer

9 am & 9 pm

The invitation to us to join in Morning & Night prayer is an invitation to make a 'sacred’ space & time in our day

to pause to reflect & pray together with the help & guidance of scripture.






The Benefice is live-streaming services via Zoom.

Everyone is welcome to join all services using the links below.



Morning Prayer at 9 am Monday to Friday



Night Prayer at 9 pm Monday to Friday




Sunday Eucharist at 10 am each Sunday

 


Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around the world to pray between Ascension Day (21 May) & Pentecost (31 May) for more people to come to know Jesus. Details & resources are available from http://www.thykingdomcome.global/

Diocese of Oxford are live-streaming services each Sunday at 10 am 
https://www.oxford.anglican.org/coronavirus-covid-19/livestream
All can be viewed live, on demand & by telephone: 01865 920 930.

Daily Hope from the Church of England offers music, prayers & reflections as well as full worship services at the end of a telephone line and is available 24 hours a day on 0800 804 8044.



Psalm 23 The Diocese invite us to pause & say it every day at 11 am through this crisis we face. See https://www.oxford.anglican.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/DOX-032-Coronavirus-psalm-23.pdf



Daily Prayer services in both contemporary & traditional forms & for all times of day – view at https://www.churchofengland.org/prayer-and-worship/join-us-service-daily-prayer


Reflections for a Church in Lockdown Bishop Steven’s series of reflections are available online or to download at https://blogs.oxford.anglican.org/podcast/like-a-tree-planted-by-streams-of-water-reflections-for-a-church-in-lockdown/


Pathways the Diocesan magazine- can be viewed at this link https://www.oxford.anglican.org/pathways/