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ELHAM ANGLICAN BENEFICE CHURCHES CALENDAR  - See Elham Methodist Church Calendar below
2018     
 DayJan-18   
      
      
EpiphanySun07/01/1808:00BCP Holy CommunionElham
   08:00BCP Holy CommunionLyminge
   09:30Sung EucharistElham
   09:30 BCP Holy Communion and Baptism George MartinAcrise
   09:30Holy Communion CW2Stanford
   09:30Family Worship with Communion CW1Postling
   11:00amWOWLyminge
   11:15Wootton EucharistWootton
   18:00EvensongPaddlesworth
      
 Tue09/01/1814:00Elham Praise in ChurchElham
      
Epiphany 2Sun14/01/1808:00BCP Holy CommunionElham
   08:45BCP Holy CommunionAcrise
   09:30Café ChurchElham
   09:30Worship ServiceStanford
   11:00Sung Eucharist CW1Lyminge
   11:15New DayDenton
      
Epiphany 3Sun21/01/1808:00BCP Holy CommunionElham
   08:00BCP Holy CommunionPostling
   08:45MatinsAcrise
   09:30Christian Unity Joint Service with the Methodists at the MethodistsElham
   09:30Holy Communion CW2Paddlesworth
   09:30Morning PrayerStanford
   11:00Family CommunionLyminge
   11:15EucharistDenton
   18:00EvensongLyminge
      
Epiphany 4 CandlemasSun28/01/1808:00BCP Holy CommunionElham
   08:45MatinsAcrise
   09:30Sung Eucharist Elham
   09:30Sung Eucharist CW1Stanford
   11:00Sung Eucharist CW1Lyminge
   11:15Wootton WorshipWootton
      
   15:00ChristingleAcrise
      
  Feb-18   
      
2 before LentSun04/02/1808:00BCP Holy CommunionElham
   08:00BCP Holy CommunionLyminge
   09:30Sung EucharistElham
   09:30BCP Holy CommunionAcrise
   09:30Holy Communion CW2Stanford
   09:30Family Worship with Communion CW1Postling
   11:00amWOWLyminge
   11:15Wootton EucharistWootton
   18:00EvensongPaddlesworth
      
 Tue06/02/1814:00Elham Praise in ChurchElham
      
1 before LentSun11/02/1808:00BCP Holy CommunionElham
   08:45BCP Holy CommunionAcrise
   09:30Café ChurchElham
   09:30Worship ServiceStanford
   11:00Sung Eucharist CW1Lyminge
   11:15New Day ServiceDenton
      
Ash WednesdayWed14/02/1819:30Ash Wednesday Eucharist with Imposition of AshesElham
   19:30Ash Wednesday Eucharist with Imposition of AshesLyminge
      
Lent 1Sun18/02/1808:00Holy Communion BCPElham
   08:00BCP Holy CommunionPostling
   08:45Acrise Fellowship ServiceAcrise
   09:30Sung EucharistElham
   09:30Holy Communion CW2Paddlesworth
   09:30Morning PrayerStanford
   11:00Family CommunionLyminge
   11:15EucharistDenton
   18:00EvensongLyminge
      
      
Lent 2Sun25/02/1808:00BCP Holy CommunionElham
   08:45Matins BCPAcrise
   09:30Sung EucharistElham
   09:30Sung Eucharist CW1Stanford
   11:00Sung Eucharist CW1Lyminge
   11:15Wootton WorshipWootton
      
  Mar-18   
      
Lent 3Sun04/03/1808:00Holy Communion BCPElham
   08:00Holy Communion BCPLyminge
   09:30Sung EucharistElham
   09:30BCP Holy CommunionAcrise
   09:30Holy Communion CW2Stanford
   09:30Family Worship with Communion CW1Postling
   11:00WOWLyminge
   11:15EucharistWooton
   18:00EvensongPaddlesworth
      
 Tue06/03/1814:00Elham Praise in ChurchElham
      
Lent 4 Mothering SundaySun11/03/1808:00Holy Communion BCPElham
   09:30Mothering Sunday Café Church joint with the MethodistsElham Church
   09:30Mothering Sunday Acrise Fellowship ServiceAcrise
   09:30Mothering Day Worship ServiceStanford
   11:00Mothering Sunday Sung Eucharist CW1Lyminge
   11:15New Day Mothering Sunday ServiceDenton 
      
Lent 5Sun18/03/1808:00BCP Holy CommunionElham
   08:00BCP Holy CommunionPostling
   08:45Matins BCPAcrise
   09:30Sung EucharistElham
   09:30Holy Communion CW 1Paddlesworth
   09:30Morning PrayerStanford
   11:00Family CommunionLyminge
   11:15Denton EucharistDenton
   18:00EvensongLyminge
      
 Tue22/03/1819:00APCM with Compline in ChurchAcrise
      
Palm SundaySun25/03/1808:00Holy Communion BCPElham
   08:45Palm Sunday Matins ServiceAcrise
   09:15Palm Sunday Sung Eucharist with ProcessionElham
   09:30Palm Sunday Eucharist CW1Stanford
   11:00Palm Sunday Sung EucharistLyminge
   11:15Palm Sunday Wootton WorshipWootton
Monday of Holy WeekMon26/03/18   
Tuesday of Holy WeekTue27/03/18   
Wednesday of Holy WeekWed28/03/18   
      
Maundy ThursdayThu29/03/1811:00Chrism Service in the CathedralCanterbury
   19:30Maundy Thursday Eucharist with Washing of the Feet and 1hr WatchElham
   19:30Maundy Thursday Eucharist with Washing of the Feet and 1hr WatchLyminge
Good FridayFri30/03/1809:30Good Friday Procession starting at the MethodistsElham
   14:30Good Friday Meditations Acrise
      
  Apr-18   
   06:00Day Break EucharistPaddlesworth
Easter SundaySun01/04/1808:00Holy Communion BCPElham
   09:30Easter Sung EucharistElham
   09:30Easter Holy CommunionAcrise
   09:30Easter Day Holy Communion CW2Stanford
   09:30Easter Day Communion CW1Postling
   11:00Easter Day EucharistLyminge
   11:15Easter EucharistWootton
      
      
 Wed04/04/1811:00Marriage Service Jacob Weeks Sarah NeilAcrise
      
2nd Sunday after EasterSun08/04/1808:00Holy Communion BCPElham
   08:45BCP Holy CommunionAcrise
   09:30Café ChurchElham
   09:30Worship ServiceStanford
   11:00Sung Eucharist CW1Lyminge
   11:15New Day ServiceDenton
      

 10:30Elham Valley Farewell  Eucharist Service for Rev'd Peter AshmanLyminge

Regular Mid-Week Prayer in Elham at St. Mary's Church


9. a.m. every Friday morning 15 Minute Silent Prayer for Peace. 
Evensong or Ecumenical Taizé style servicesof hymns, prayer, readings and meditation are held in St. Mary's Church Elham on a Sunday evening on the 4th. Sunday of some months. Watch the Calendar for details

ANGLICAN CHURCH SERVICE DETAILS - Who is doing what?

TO SEE WHO ARE THE INTERCESSORS AND READERS: see the Activities Pages or the lists or the bulletin at Church  

TO SEE THE SERVERS' ROTAS arranged by Reg Hoare 01303 840 434
The latest rota  can be seen on the list in the Vestry at Church.


See below for planned local Anglican Services in 2018


ELHAM METHODIST CHURCH:                                   All services will be at 9.30am unless otherwise stated




JANUARY 2018


7th10.15am Elham Valley Service Lyminge

14th Rev’d John Lines

21st Unity Service

28th Rev’d Dr. Paul Glass


     

CHURCH EVENTS 




Elham Methodist Church hosts two prayer meetings in the Methodist Hall, open to all persons of any denomination or none.

On the first Thursday of each month at 7.30pm half to three quarters of an hour of prayers, led by Rev Kevin Taylor & members

of the church & including a cup of tea.  On a Saturday morning, every quarter at 8 am half an hour of prayer led by various

Ministers followed by breakfast (cereal, toast, juice & coffee or tea-please let David Whitethread know if you are coming, for

catering numbers- 840650) at 8.30.  

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Canon David Ratcliff produces an occasional ‘Elham Area Church News’. If you would like to receive this, please email him on archdeacon.david@zen.co.uk

He is happy to hear of any church service and event items that could be included if received in good time.