Category Archives: Services

‘Renewing Our Vision’ Sunday

We only have one service this coming Sunday—at 10.00am at St Swithun’s, Martyr Worthy—giving us an opportunity as a whole parish family to worship together and to be renewed in our vision of the coming year. This will be a … Continue reading

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Families@Itchen Valley – exciting plans!

We have lots of exciting plans for our families this term with something happening every Sunday – you will see from this flyer that we are introducing some new ideas over the weeks and we would love you to join … Continue reading

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Sunday Services – Revd Peter

It was lovely last Sunday to celebrate the baptism of Jamie and Beccy Seymour’s 2-year old son, Eddie. St Swithun’s church was full of happy faces with their many friends and their proud grandparents, Richard and Mandy. We continued our … Continue reading

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Church in the Garden last Sunday

On this past Sunday (22nd August) the second of our holiday season ‘In the Garden’ services was held, this time at the Barbers’ house in Martyr Worthy.    Nearly 50 people gathered for it (including lots of children) and the centre of … Continue reading

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Church in the Garden Today at 11am

We are looking forward to seeing those that can make it this morning at Martyr Worthy Manor, please meet in the pool area which will be signposted from the drive.

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Church in the Garden this Sunday at 11am

The weather is looking a lot more promising for this Sunday, please let us know if you would like to come along and if you are in any doubt about the weather (we will only cancel for proper rain) and … Continue reading

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Church In the Garden this Sunday at 11am

We do hope the sun will be back this Sunday for this event, please let us know if you would like to come along and if you are in any doubt about the weather (we will only cancel for proper … Continue reading

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Rectory Picnic and Church in the Garden Diary Date

This Sunday Georgie and I look forward to welcoming you to a picnic in the Rectory Garden from 12 noon. Please bring your own picnic food: we will provide the drinks and ice cream! Thanks to Nick and Lavinia Owen … Continue reading

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Flower Festival Weekend and Looking Ahead

What an amazing event we witnessed in our church’s life last weekend, as we saw hundreds of visitors walking into St Mary’s Church as part of the Easton Flower Festival. A much fuller report on this (together with links to … Continue reading

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Parish Communion and Organ Recital 10am Tomorrow

Parish Communion this week will be at St Mary’s, Easton and will also be on Zoom – details below.  Revd Peter will be taking the service following his return from Oberammergau. We are delighted to have talented organist Tom Fetherstonhaugh … Continue reading

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Parish Communion and Organ Recital 10am this Sunday

Parish Communion this week will be at St Mary’s, Easton and will also be on Zoom – details below.  Revd Peter will be taking the service following his return from Oberammergau. We are delighted to have talented organist Tom Fetherstonhaugh … Continue reading

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Ascension Day Services – this Thursday

This Thursday there will be two services to celebrate Ascension Day: 11am Parish Communion at St John’s, Itchen Abbas 5.30pm Evening Praise at St Swithun’s, Martyr Worthy Ascension on the 26th to Pentecost on the 5th June is that hiatus … Continue reading

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Taize Service this Sunday Evening

We will be holding an ecumenical Taize service at St Johns Itchen Abbas on Sunday evening. It is an evening service of quiet prayer and reflection and singing of some traditional Taize chants. Starting at 6.00 pm in Itchen Abbas … Continue reading

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Services Next Sunday

Just a quick message to clarify where the services will take place next Sunday. 10am – Parish Communion – St Swithun’s, Martyr Worthy 6pm – Taize Ecumenical Service – St John’s, Itchen Abbas We do hope to see you at … Continue reading

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Services this Sunday (and Saturday)

Our 10am Parish Communion service will take place at St John’s, Itchen Abbas this Sunday and will be with Revd Warwick Heathcote.  Evensong will be at 6pm at St Swithun’s, Martyr Worthy led by Simon Ffennell and Gerry Stacey will … Continue reading

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