St Matthew's Church

Donnington Wood


Last Updated 16/02/2020

Welcome to Sunday worship@10am

23rd February - Family Eucharist & J.C

1st March -Family Eucharist & J.C

8th March -Family Eucharist & J.C 12.00 Holy Baptism 2.30pm Worship at Barclay Gardens

Wednesday worship in Lent 

Ash Wednesday- 26th Feb 10.00am Quiet service with the invitation to receive the Cross in ashes as a sign of our desire to follow Christ.

4th March – Walking with Jesus- Stations of the Cross

11th March - Holy Communion

18th March – Walking with Jesus- Stations of the Cross

25th March - Holy Communion  

1st April – Walking with Jesus- Stations of the Cross

8th April  - Holy Communion

10.00am Followed by coffee and conversation. Come and join us.


Learning in Lent - meet with others in a small group, to read the Bible, pray and share ways to encourage one another in our journeys of faith. Using Diocesan booklet –‘6 session Spiritual MOT’ Please talk to Revd Paula for details. 


Loving, Hurting, Dreaming – art work by Jake Lever on display in Church Some questions to ponder as you spend time with these images ;-

What do you notice?

How do you feel?

What questions do these images ask of you?

What is your response?

7th March :10.00- 12.00 ‘Into the quiet’ - space to be still, think, reflect, in company with others. We will be thinking about journeys; where we find ourselves now, God’s invitation to us to journey with him and our response. Refreshments available from 9.30am . No charge - donations towards church expenses appreciated.


More dates for your Diary.  

24th Feb 4.15 Church & School links in meeting room

25th Feb 1.30-3.30 – Crafty Friends meet
2nd March 3.30- 4.30 –School staff reflections for Lent in Church

3rd March - school groups visiting Church 1.30-3.30 – Crafty Friends meet

5th March 3.15 - 4.45 – Church open -pupils artwork on display in Church 5.30pm – Short Taise style service of Holy Communion

7th March 10.00- 12.00- Memory Menders meet.

Church for all If you are aware of anything that we could do to make the building or our worship more accessible, please tell us! 
Gluten free Communion bread is available, please let a Churchwarden or a Server know if you require it

Don’t forget to register with easyfundraising and nominate St Matthew’s Donnington Wood as your chosen charity . if your not sure what to do have a word with either Chris or Malcolm














































Prayers This Week  

Skyla, Michael, Pauline, Graham, Lynette, Nicky, Pamela, Pat Green, Rosemary, Ian, Jessica , Carol, Kev, Richard, Nicola, Ellie, Tom, Fiona.

For families and friends of those who have died:

All remembering anniversaries of loved ones.

Penny Gina, Liz Clare , baby Johnson-Keen Penny Griffiths and all remembering anniversaries of loved ones.

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