Parish News

 PEW SHEET, week beginning 7th April 2024, Click HERE

PEW SHEET, week beginning 14th April 2024 Click HERE


WEDDINGS, BAPTISMS, FUNERALS, etc:-CONTACT THE CHURCH OFFICE - email Carron  stoswald.office@gmail.com for a convenient appointment time during the week if you need to meet up. Emails are monitored daily and responded to within twenty-four hours (usually)...or ring 01691 652861 and leave a message.


Harvey is currently away on sabbatical. If you need to contact a priest or would like any further information about life at St. Oswald's, please contact Rev'd Jassica Castillo-Burley (stoswald.minister@gmail.com or 07809 414747).


2024 is the ‘sesquicentennial’ anniversary
(150th) of the Victorian reordering of St.
Oswalds. A range of events is being arranged
to celebrate this unique event leading up to
October. More information in the February
magazine and the notice board by the font.

 


MORNING PRAYER will be in the Lady Chapel at 9am on Mondays and Tuesdays. It
continues online on Wednesday to Friday. All welcome to this 20 minute time of prayer

CONFIRMATION on 2 nd June. Please contact
Rev. Jassica Castillo-Burley if you know anyone
who would be interested.


The Annual Parochial Church Meeting will be
held on 20 th May. The electoral roll without
telephone numbers will be displayed on the table
by the main (south) door in church from 22 nd April
to 5 th May for checking. Please check that your
name is shown on the Electoral Roll. If you have
changed your address in the last year please
contact Maureen Crosby 01691658606. Details in
the April magazine.


Boxes of Gift Aid envelopes for the next financial year are now on the table in the south aisle.
Please take yours when convenient.


HOME COMMUNION
If you have a couple of mornings a fortnight free
and would like to be involved in taking out
Communion to people unable to attend church
please contact Keith Musson in church or on
656212.

VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED to help with the
streaming of services on Sunday mornings.
Please contact Alan Neale if you are interested.


PLACE OF WELCOME Tuesdays in the Parish Centre 10.30 - 12.30 for coffee,

company and chat. Everyone welcome


RECYCLING: Message from Chris Abram
St. Oswald’s will continue to collect used postage
stamps and inkjet printer cartridges. Soft plastic
packaging including crisp packets can be taken for
recycling to the TESCO supermarket in Ellesmere.


CHURCH PRAYER BOOK –  It will be kept in the church office as before and names can be added to it personally when the office is open, or by posting names/prayer requests in the prayer box in church. The prayer box is opened ahead of the main Sunday service

SUPPORTING THE FOODBANK - 

You can check the Foodbank website https://oswestryandborders.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/ for up-to-date lists of their urgently needed items.

If you are unable to get out to make a donation of food, please consider a Standing Order to the Foodbank.  Here are the bank details:-

Bank: HSBC

sort code: 40-35-32

Account number 11785451

name; Oswestry and Borders foodbank.

 


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