Parish Notice Sheet

COVID-19. The health and wellbeing of our congregation is our highest priority.  Please be assured that at our services we are closely monitoring and acting on the guidance provided by the Diocese and UK Government regarding COVID-19 and doing Risk Assessments every week. Do your part. Keep distance. Keep well Keep safe. Keep others safe. Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.”  John 14:1

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Parish Prayer for 2022

God of all inspiration,

you caused all holy scriptures to be written for our instruction
grant us so to hear them, read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest them, that by steadfastness, and by the encouragement of your holy Word, we may embrace and ever hold fast to the blessed hope of everlasting life, which you have given us in our Saviour Jesus Christ, who is alive with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God now and forever.


Together with our Parish Mission Statement our 2022 Theme scripture is;

1 John 4: 7-8

“Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. 

Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love”

Please Pray for...

Janey Bethune-Williams

Pauline Black

Doreen Blackburn

Alison Burt

Margaret Harrod

Pam Pitt

Ruth Timbrell 

David Tuddenham

Pam Walters

       Chris Willmott


Parish magazine, the 'Winkfield Parish News'
The latest Winkfield Parish News can be found at  Hard copies are available in church, please take one.  

St Mary's Patronal Service
September 4th 10am Family Holy Communion will also be the Patronal Service at St Mary's.  There will be no morning services at St Martin's and St Peter's please join us at St Mary's Church, Winkfield

1st Sunday Afternoon Family Service at St Martin's
From September, St Martin's Church will be having a Family Craft Café Service at 4pm on the 1st Sunday of the month, with hands on activities.  

Baptism & Wedding Preparation Events
For anyone interested in more information please contact the Church office or your Parish Warden for more information and to book attendance.  Remaining dates for 2022 are; Saturday 24th September & Saturday 5th November

Confirmation Service, October 19th 2022  
A confirmation Service will be held 7pm on the 19th October 2022 at St Michael's Church in Easthampstead.  Confirmation Preparation Sessions will be in St Mary’s Church starting at 11.30am on September 24th, if you are interested please email the Church Office.  

Ranelagh School Verification Surgeries for intake 2023
Surgeries are to be held at the St Martin’s Church Office, by appointment only. Please email the Church Office, from 9:00am Monday 5th September to book an appointment (telephone bookings and early email requests will not be accepted). Surgeries will run as per the schedule stated below from 10am to 12 noon.  If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office

Ranelagh School Verification Surgery Schedule:

Wednesday 28 September
Wednesday 5 October
Saturday 8 October
Wednesday 12 October 

Reflections on Handel's Messiah, Part 1
For Christ the King Sunday, 20th November 2022 at 4pm, more details to come

Pathways Magazine

Pathways 2022 qtr I

The latest Pathways magazine is available for you to take home. The magazine is for all churches in the Diocese of Oxford, which covers Oxfordshire, Berkshire and Buckinghamshire. It’s a forum for articles relevant to a life of faith in 2022. In the latest issue, discover what it takes to be united as a church; a debate about using male pronouns to describe God; how we can forgive ourselves for what happened in the past… and all about singing.

Friendly Faces Pastoral Care

Our Friendly Faces Team is responsible for helping with visits, praying for and looking after those in need of support.  Our team are looking to add some new ‘Faces’ to our number, training will be provided.  If you are interested in joining the team, please contact the office for more information.


St Martin drawing  St Martin's

Open for daily private prayer and 9:30am Sunday services, just turn up.  
Any questions, please contact church office or 01344 882933.

St Martin's Chavey Down Charity Lottery
To help secure the future of these facilities and to help with maintenance and running costs, we are running the St Martin’s Chavey Down Charity Lottery and would like to invite you to join. Details can be found here

Chavey Down jubilee street party update
Thank you to all the residents and members of St Martin’s congregation that attended the Chavey Down jubilee street party, we hope you all enjoyed it as much as we did, the feedback that we have received has all been very positive. A selection of photos and the quiz answers will be available shortly at , due to your generosity and that of our sponsors the event made a surplus of just over £850. 

£250 will be donated to EACH of the following:
Unicef appeal to help children in Ukraine  Thank you Letter
Thames Valley Air Ambulance Thank you Letter
St Martin's Hall maintenance
The remainder will be held to help fund a future event.

Commemorative jubilee mugs can be purchased for £3 each after the services at St Martin's


St Mary drawing  St Mary's

Open for Sunday services and daily private prayer

Red topped tablesThank you for the safe return of two tables of the hand bell ringers tables, please keep a look out for the last one.  Please can it be returned as soon as possible. 
Thank you. Jill

Harvest Supper, Saturday 8th October 2022 

Harvest Supper in Popel’s Hall will follow the 6pm Harvest Evensong in St Mary’s.  As usual this will be hosted by the Guild.  After the meal the Hand Bell Ringers will lead the entertainment. 
For further information contact St Mary’s Warden, Lesley Philpot.

St Mary’s Choir

Adult Rehearsals take place at 9.15am before the 10am services and 10.15am before the 11am services. 

Junior Choir meets on Thursday evening at 6.45pm.  
If you would like to join either choir please contact or 01344 427561


St Mary’s Tower Bells
Every Monday from 7.30-9.15pm.  Age is no barrier - there are ringers from age 11 to 80.  New members are always welcome and full tuition is given.  New members are always welcome, full tuition is given.  
Contact Tony Bish on 01344 886087.

St Mary’s Hand Bell Ringers

St Mary’s Hand Bell Ringers

New members warmly welcomed.  Please come and give it a go.  It is enormous fun and not as difficult as it looks!!  Every Wednesday 6.30pm - 7.45pm. 
Call Jill 01344 884071 or just come along 


Trinity 7 2021


St Peter drawing  St Peter's

Open for 11am services every Sunday, please just turn up.  
Any questions, please email the Church warden
 Anne Crewe, or 01344 885091 

Closed during the week for organ repair.  
St Peter’s church will be intermittently locked during the organ repairs which are expected to take 2 months.

Penny & Andrea’s and Penny's Plant News

We would like to sincerely thank every who has supported us across the Parish from June 2021 to June 2022. By buying our plants for yourselves, friends and family, ordering plants from us, buying planters, buying flowering bulbs & dahlias and letting us do planters in the garden we have managed to raise £2,155.20. 
Thank you so much.

We are currently doing a few perennials and sourcing plants for orders and we will be taking orders for Autumn / Spring planters and spring bulb pots in September. If you have planted your perennials and shrubs, we would be grateful to receive the empty plant pots to use again please. Just leave outside the Church Office or St Peters Church. 
Thank you.

Penny's Jams & Marmalades

Following a bumper harvest of blackberries, jars of Blackberry Jam, Blackberry & Apple Jam, and Blackberry Jelly (good with cold meat etc.) are now available from Penny, along with some Strawberry Jam and the usual stock of marmalades: Orange, Orange & Ginger, Orange & Grapefruit, and Lemon. 
All at
suggested donations of £2 a jar. 
Available from St Peter's church each Sunday or email Penny
Please keep on returning empty jars to Penny (box in each church) - they are much appreciated!

St Peter’s Choir practices

Thursday evenings at 7-8pm on for fellowship and to choose and practice the hymns to be sung at the 11am services, for special occasions and just for the joy of singing together. 
Please contact Andrea,, for details. Just bring along your enthusiasm and a warm welcome awaits you!



9am Tuesday Morning Prayers, Zoom - Followed by Zoom Coffee Hour

All are welcome  Click here or full log on details plus a downloadable order of service

zoom coffee

Zoom Coffee Hour on Tuesday morning

Please join us online from 9.30am on Tuesday mornings immediately after the 9am Morning Prayer service for a chat and a coffee Zoom login

6pm Intercessory/Prayer Group 

intercessory prayer

for general and/or intercessory prayers at services.  Please join this monthly Intercessory prayer fellowship group Meeting on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month in St Martin’s church hall

Draw near to God, learn and develop your praying and increase your confidence for the leading of all kinds of intercessions.

The next meetings are: click here

 You may also get in touch with Patrick on 01344 867991 / 07448 794154 or email 

First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people,” 1 Tim. 2:1

Praying at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. To that end keep alert with all perseverance, making supplication for all the saints" Ephesians 6:18.


11am - 12noon  Still Waters - Zoom Bible Study
Meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month
Studying the Book of Revelations, all are welcome to attend, Zoom logging on details 
Any questions, please email the church office and your message will be forwarded to members of the team.  
The next meeting will be: click here


8pm Thursday Compline/Night Prayers via Zoom
All are welcome to attend, For full logging on details plus a downloadable order of service


Our Parish needs your help.  Help us to find ways to contribute and continue the life and energy of our wonderful Parish.  The draft document can be found on our website

To view the draft Sustainability Programme please click here

Any questions, please speak to Patrick directly or contact your church warden – contact details are as stated below:
St Martin’s:  Interim Minister, Reverend Patrick Mukholi /
                                                                                                                                                       01344 867991 / 07448 794154
St Mary’s:     Church Warden, Lesley Philpot               / 01344 427561
St Peter’s:     Church Warden, Anne Crewe                  / 01344 885091


Giving Scheme

Generous Giving Scheme - Thank you for your response

If you have any questions - please do get in touch with the Treasurer, Mr Colin Yates at

Easy Fundraising

Easy Fundraising

Easy Fundraising has been set up for all three churches. Please sign up and get a £5 bonus donation and free donations for the parish every time you shop online from over 4,300 retailers.  Full details are available on the parish website, your church warden or Patrick. PLEASE sign up it doesn’t get any easier than this.
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Please nominate our Charity using the following Amazon Smile link: 
Our Charity name is: 
The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Winkfield, Cranbourne and Chavey Down

friendly faces

Friendly Faces Pastoral Group - Now recruiting

   Friendly Faces Team meets on the first Thursday of the month, at 10am.  

       Click here for details on the next meeting

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