Welcome to
St Oswin’s Church

 
St. Oswin’s is a covenanted member of Wylam and District Churches www.stoswinschurchwylam.btck.co.uk

 
The collection plate during the service is for the named charity of the day.
Contributions to the church: we welcome your support by way of Planned Giving, or if an eligible tax payer, by using the gift aid envelopes
OR please use the plate at the back of church.

 
THIS SUNDAY
20th August 2017
St Oswin’s Day
Charity: Church Urban Fund

8.00 am Holy Communion
Rev. Angus Palmer presiding
Sidesman: Harry Hardy
Reading: Enid Jones

10.00 am Sung Eucharist and Baptism
of Harry Arthur Bookless
Rev. Angus Palmer presiding
Sidesmen: Adrian Rees, April Stephenson
Readings: Psalm 100 Robin Piette
1 Timothy 2: 1-6 Sheila Hamilton
Offertory: Edna Beattie, Anne Henderson
Lunch after the 10am service to celebrate St Oswin’s Day - fine to come at the last minute! There will be coffee as usual.
Coffee after the 10.00 am service:
Robin Piette, John Warren

THIS WEEK
Wednesday August 23rd 10am: We are warmly invited to a "Bring and Buy" sale at St Mary’s Ovingham. Coffee and cakes and an opportunity to support fund raising in aid of AFIA. "Away From It All" is a holiday scheme primarily funded by MU members to help those experiencing stress in their family life.

Thursday August 24th 9.30 am: Holy Communion

NEXT SUNDAY
27th August 2017
Eleventh Sunday after Trinity
Charity: Church Urban Fund

8.00 am Holy Communion
Rev. Michael Wheelwright presiding
Sidesman: Enid Jones
Reading: Romans 12: 1-8
 
10.00 am Sung Eucharist
Rev. Michael Wheelwright presiding
Sidesmen: Rosemary Proud Howard Fenwick
Readings: Isaiah 51: 1-6 Ken John
Romans 12: 1-8 Stan Smith
Offertory: Jane Teasdale, David Henderson

FUTURE EVENTS
Saturday September 9th 10.00 am: Church garden clear-up: Please bring your own tools. Coffee 11am. Please give as little or as much time as you can.

Saturday September 9th 7.00pm: Confirmation at St James’ Church, Hunstanworth. From our congregation: Fred Bell, Alfie Bell, Ioan Bevan.

Saturday September 16th: by kind permission of April Stephenson, we welcome the return of Robin Brims who will give a talk entitled The Use of the Military in the 21st Century - Are the Institutions that Decide and Direct in Need of Reform? From 7.00pm in the garden, talk followed by questions 7.45pm. Admission only by ticket (limited) £15. Included in the price supper and a glass of wine. Proceeds towards the church hall curtains and church chancel lighting. Tickets from sellers or email wylamst.oswin@hotmail.co.uk.

Monday 18th September 7.30 pm: The installation of the Rev’d Tom Birch as the new parish priest of St Mary the Virgin, Ovingham and St Oswin’s, Wylam will take place at St Mary the Virgin, Ovingham. A mini bus will be provided leaving outside St Oswin's at 6.30pm for those wishing to travel by this method. If you wish to use the bus please let Michael Gibbney know email wylamst.oswin@hotmail.co.uk or on the list at the back of church.

Sunday 24th September: Cycle for St Mary’s –fundraising event - as well as cycling there will be a BBQ and teas served in the grounds of St Mary’s from 2pm. As this will be the first Sunday for Tom, it is an opportunity to come and say hello to Tom and his family.

Coffee Rota:
August 27th Lynne Petrie, Ann Smith
September 3rd Fiona Oomes, Susan McLean

UNUSED DISHWASHER
Bush dishwasher which was to be installed in the hall kitchen, no reasonable offer refused.

Contact Michael wylamst.oswin@hotmail.co.uk





                                                                                        

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