29th 11.00am April: St Mary’s Woodchester – Joint APCM , Celebration and shared lunch
At this service we will be celebrating that we are officially one benefice together and Peter Francis will be made Rector of the joint benefice, by the Archdeacon of Gloucester. We will also be celebrating what God is already doing in our benefice and looking forward to the future. Do bring something for the shared lunch too.
13th May 10:30am Joint Benefice Service at Stroud Foodbank, Brimscombe Port
Stroud Foodbank are starting a project, as part of the diocesan vision, to host worship services for churches in the Foodbank warehouse , which is located in our Benefice. The foodbank have asked us if we will help them and take part in one of the first of these events, which will happen on the 13th May. As many of you will know the foodbank does incredible work in this area, so do come and find out more as part of this joint benefice service together.