The Church of England in Elsdon, Otterburn, Horsley & Byrness
Sunday 3rd July 2016
Visitors admiring the children’s allotment at Otterburn First School after it was officially ‘opened’ by former teacher Mrs Carole Hedley on Saturday morning during the school fair.
Sunday Services (St Thomas)
“For the whole law is summed up in a single commandment,
‘You shall love your neighbour as yourself.” (Galatians 5.14)
9.00 am: Parish Eucharist,St Francis, Byrness
11.00 am: Parish Eucharist, St John the Evangelist, Otterburn
6.00 pm:Special service to remember local men who died at the battle of the Somme, St Cuthbert, Bellingham
Wednesday 6th July
10.00 am: Holy Communion, St John the Evangelist, Otterburn
Thursday 7th July
2.30 pm: ‘Inspired Futures’ meeting, St Cuthbert Elsdon
7.30 pm: ‘Beyond the Birdbath’: a talk on St Francis by Br. John, Guardian of Alnmouth Friary at St Francis Church, Byrness
(see below for details)
Sunday 10th July
9.00 am: Parish Eucharist, Holy Trinity, Horsley
11.00 am: Holy Communion BCP, St Cuthbert, Elsdon
6.00 pm:Taize Evening Prayer and Meditation
St John the Evangelist, Otterburn
'Beyond the Birdbath' - talks in Franciscan Spirituality by Br John SSF
‘Beyond the Birdbath - explorations in Franciscan Spirituality'
Two talks in Franciscan Spirituality by Br John SSF
Guardian of Alnmouth Friary
St Francis' Church, Byrness (on the A68 between Rochester and Carter Bar)
Thursday 7th July at 7.30pm:
'Listening to your world - the call and response of Francis and Clare'.
Thursday 25th August at 7.30pm
'Living on the edge - contemporary Franciscan spirituality'.
After the talks the bar at ‘The Byrness’ hotel (across the road) will be open for drinks and continuing conversation.