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[4 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
A Christmas Message

God works more slowly than we sometimes imagine. This Christmas time in Church we will remember the creation of the world from its very beginning – with the garden, needing so much work to keep it beautiful. And people, who gave every living thing its name – and naming things well carries the power of love. It has taken us a long time to get to grips with loving this beautiful world, and we’ve made some huge mistakes along the way.
And God does not leap in superhero fashion to put …

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[16 Dec 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Thousandth Peal …

Thatcham Bellringers this evening (16 December 2011) recorded their thousandth peal – a remarkable achievement for a dedicated band of ringers. Bill Butler was interviewed on BBC Radio Berkshire and there are reports on the BBC and Newbury Weekly News websites in anticipation … those of us who were privileged to be there had a small celebration afterwards.
Bill Butler, a stalwart of the tower, who has been ringing in Thatcham for over 50 years, told us afterwards that his philosophy had always been that services in the church began in …

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[19 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Harvest Festival

Please join us in our Annual Celebration in St Mary’s church. This is a joint service with St Barnabas.
Once again we will be supporting ‘Feed the Children‘
Donations of Pasta and Rice, Pulses welcome, (in packets not tins please, with date order and at least 6 months).
Plus knitted blankets etc.
If you prefer to make a financial contribution, envelops will be available; please Gift Aid wherever possible.
All queries, please contact Diana Evans 860749

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[18 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
Marion Introduces the Flower Festival

Many of you will recall the Making Connections event of a couple of years ago when we connected with areas in the community where we had special interests.
This year the theme is Thatcham Through The Ages.
We have invited various groups in the community to come and undertake creating a display, there are 17 displays in all and we hope that those invited will be able to join us and help create The Big Picture of our community.
Among others, we have invited the others churches, two of the schools, Scouts and …

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[16 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]
Greening Thatcham

Greening Thatcham

The Greening Thatcham campaign was launched on Saturday 15th May 2010 and now challenge cards are being distributed to every home in Thatcham. These cards list eight straightforward things that everyone can do in their homes to reduce CO2 emissions or conserve resources.  Look out for yours and see if you can help to make Thatcham a greener town. See www.greening-thatcham.org.uk for more information.

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[3 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]
Alpha Courses

Dates of future courses will be available after Easter. Watch this website for further news or email Revd Becky Bevan beckywinterbevan@aol.com if you would like more information. See full Alpha information under Faith on the website home-page.