Category Archives: Services

All New All Age Worship – Sunday 6th January 10am

This Sunday, 10am at St Mary’s Church, Easton Relaxed family friendly service with band. It’s Epiphany so children come along dressed as wise men or kings to give your presents to Jesus.

Posted in Activities, Services

Crib Service St Mary’s Easton 2018

Over 300 of us found a place to stand or sit to engage in the Easton Crib service, for many those who have been attending something that they have enjoyed at Christmas all their lives. Christmas has really started in … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Sermons, Services

Carols in the Barn – 16th December, 4pm

Please come along to Carols in the Barn next Sunday 16th December at 4pm, there will be a new perspective on the story and everyone can be involved – come dressed as a character from the Nativity and be part … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Services

Archdeacon Richard visits the Itchen Valley this Sunday

The Venerable Richard Brand the Archdeacon of Winchester will be taking both services in the Itchen Valley this Sunday – 10am Parish Communion at Itchen Abbas and 6pm Evensong at Martyr Worthy. Archdeacon Richard has been a priest for over … Continue reading

Posted in Services, Uncategorized

Christmas Services in Itchen Valley Parish 2018

Dear Neighbours Please see attached our flyer for our Christmas Services this Christmas in Itchen Valley Parish.  We do hope that you will be able to join us. Just to let you know, both the Carols in the Barn and … Continue reading

Posted in Services

Christingle Service 4pm this Sunday 2nd December at St John’s, Itchen Abbas

Please come along to celebrate Christingle with us this Sunday.

Posted in Christmas, Services

Remembrance Sunday in Itchen Valley 2018

We had a really extraordinary turnout in Itchen Valley Parish for our various events on Remembrance Sunday 2018 in which we commemorated the end of the First World War. In the Valley we hold Acts of Remembrance at each of … Continue reading

Posted in Choir, Remembrance, Services

Remembrance Sunday parking arrangements 2018

Dear Neighbours, I apologise for sending you so many posts about Remembrance Sunday and hope that this will be the last….however as we are expecting a lot of people attending the service at St Swithun’s Martyr Worthy on Sunday, could … Continue reading

Posted in Services

Remembrance Sunday 2018 Final details

Dear Neighbours I was blown away by our amazing choir last night at the penultimate rehearsal for our Choral Evensong led by Tim Tyler.  Our 22 strong choir (I would think ‘young choir’ would be a good description – from … Continue reading

Posted in Services

Remembrance Sunday Services 11th November 2018

Just a further reminder about our Remembrance Day services in Itchen Valley Parish – please see the flyer below. Please note that the Remembrance Sunday service (being a civic service in cooperation with the Royal British Legion) is not a … Continue reading

Posted in Services

All Souls Service in Itchen Valley Parish 2018

On Sunday 4th November we held a service of Commemoration of the Faithful Departed at St John’s Itchen Abbas.  We commemorated by name and lit candle around 100 people that we love so much who have died.  Around 50 people … Continue reading

Posted in Sermons, Services

All Souls Service on Sunday 4th November 6pm at St John’s Itchen Abbas

If you have had the pain of losing someone to death please do come to our All Souls Service on Sunday 4th November at 6pm at St John’s Itchen Abbas details below.

Posted in Services

Itchen Abbas Primary School Harvest Festival at St John’s Itchen Abbas 2018

We were very fortunate to have Itchen Abbas Primary School as our guests at St John’s Itchen Abbas for their Harvest Festival Service on Monday 15th October 2018.  About 90 children took part and about 50 of their parents were … Continue reading

Posted in Schools, Services

Valley Worship this Sunday

Please do join us for Valley Worship this Sunday at 10am at St Mary’s Easton

Posted in Services

Harvest 2018 in Itchen Valley

This year we held a number of Harvest celebrations in our Parish.  Starting with a Harvest BCP Communion at St Mary’s Avington on 30th September and a harvest All Age Service at St Mary’s Easton on Sunday 7th October and … Continue reading

Posted in Festivals, Services