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Welcome to our churches

We have two buildings in our Benefice. St Mary the Virgin is St Briavels’ church, just opposite the castle and Hewelsfield Church, named for St Mary Magdalene, is on the outskirts of our village and serves both Hewelsfield and Brockweir.

Each church is open in the hours of daylight so if you would like to take some time out in a peaceful setting you would be most welcome.

 

Sun 9th Whittington Purse and Bread and Cheese Distribution 7.00 pm

Please join us at this unique event at St Briavels.

We have the Pillowell Silver Band and our preacher is Rev Dr Rob Jones from Newnham.

Thy Kingdom Come 9 days of prayer between Ascension and Pentecost (Whitsun)

During this time Justyn Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, invites to spend time each day in prayer for this and to help us there will be prayer booklets in Church to guide our prayers. Please take and use them.

Please also use the material on the diocesan web site.

Other June Events

Sun 16th 10.00 am The Final Food for Thought ‘God -The loving Father’ at St Briavels School Hall

Followed by a Barbecue at 11.30 am in the school grounds.

Sun 23rd 1.00 pm – 5.00 pm Midsummer Open Gardens @ St Briavels followed by

5.30 pm Service of Celebration of the creativity of gardeners

David Rees’ Ordination Sunday 30th June at the Cathedral.

There will be no service at St Briavels but I hope we will all join David at the Cathedral.

We plan to hire a coach but need to know how many wish to come.

Please give your name to Jean Thanks

Advanced notices

Saturday 6th July Friends of St Briavels Church Hog Roast , Church Farm

Sunday 7th 10.45 am July Confirmation Service @ Tutshill.

No service at Hewelsfield and Brockweir as a member of our Church is being Confirmed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Linked with:

www.tidenhamparishchurch.co.uk

www.forestdeanery.org.uk

www.gloucester.anglican.org