Worship for Sunday 28 June

Welcome to worship resources for Sunday 28 June

As usual you can view our videos on YouTube, the most effective way to view them is by using the playlist feature, you can find that here  https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5IFXQG_bfW2iwkupNqKw7LBKACnW2fjz

The order of service is here: 2020 06 28 Trinity 3

This week we also have Faith ‘n Fun our All Age Service, the service can also be found on YouTube in the playlist feature above

There are children’s activity sheets here 28-june-2020-childrens-sheet  There are more here: scroll to the bottom of the page  https://www.rootsontheweb.com/i-am-looking-for/public-copies/worshipathome28jun

Churches open for private prayer are:

Keinton Mandeville Tuesday & Friday 2-4pm

Barton St David by arrangement on a Wednesday afternoon, phone Wendy Eitzen

Kingweston Daily 10am – 4pm

Lydford is not open at this time.

I hope that you have a good week

Sunday 21 JUNE and Church opening for prayer

Welcome to our worship for Sunday 21 June, which focuses on the theme of baptism, you can find the videos here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9tB_kpGA8SZwwyE9AmKvmg/playlists?

The order of service is here: 2020 060 21 Trinity 2

We’re starting the process to open some of the churches for private prayer and we plan to open at the following times

Barton St David on a Wednesday 2-4pm, please contact the churchwarden Wendy Eitzen to arrange opening

Keinton Mandeville on a Tuesday and Friday afternoon from 2-4pm

Kingweston daily from 10:00am – 4:00pm

Lydford is not currently open at all

Further details about opening for worship, weddings, baptisms etc will follow in due course


Worship for Sunday 7 June Trinity Sunday

Welcome to Wheathill.org

You can find the liturgy for the worship on Trinity Sunday here:

Trinity Sunday for filming

The intercessions are in a separate document here:  Trinity Intercessions

The focus is the Trinity in the context of the environment and the world in which we live, the video is a playlist on Wheathill’s YouTube site here:


Thank you, I hope that you’re well and safe



Worship Sunday 24 May

Welcome to our worship for Sunday 24 May, at the time when the church is watching, waiting and praying as the disciples did in the days between Ascension and Pentecost

As usual our worship will be on YouTube from 8am BST and the order of service is here: Easter 7  If you go to YouTube you will also find the service for Ascension Day, last Thursday and Faith ‘n Fun which is on the theme of Pentecost.  There are two extra resources for children and families here:colouring-sheet   childrens-sheet

‘After Church Coffee’ details are available from Jane, we meet at 10:00am on Sunday.  Hopefully Zoom have learnt that Saturday night in the USA is a bad time to update at the moment!  There were headlines around the world on Sunday saying, something to the effect of ‘The Church broke Zoom!’ we were not alone in abandoning the cause!

If you wish to watch or listen to a national service there is one on Radio 4 at 8:10am and on BBC 1 at 10:45am, additionally the Church of England produces one on their YouTube site each week.  Our Bishops produce a Holy Communion Service each Wednesday, you can access this through the diocesan website https://www.bathandwells.org.uk/. In addition the Church of England has launched a ‘Daily Hope Line’ with a reflection, readings, hymns and prayers, the phone number is 0800 804 8044.

During the 10 days from Ascension to Pentecost our Archbishops’ encourage the church to pray ‘Thy Kingdom Come’
– Praying for the world in which we live
-Praying for 5 friends to grow in faith/come to know Christ for the first time

Traditionally this has been done through prayer events, prayer rooms, morning, evening and night prayer

This year things are obviously different.  There are a number of resources on the Thy Kingdom Come website, https://www.thykingdomcome.global/

You might like to choose one resource and use it for the 10 days.  If you would like to join in with something across the deanery I will be hosting Morning  and Night Prayer live on Facebook, on the Deanery Facebook page (you do not need to be a member of facebook to access this)  This will be here: https://www.facebook.com/Glastonburydeanery/live/

Morning Prayer will be on Tuesday 26 May, Wednesday 27 May, Thursday 28 May at 9:15am

Night Prayer will be at 8:30pm on Thursday 21 (Ascension Day), Saturday 23 and Monday 25 May

The Morning Prayer readings for next week are:

Monday 25 May Psalm 93, Numbers 22:1-35, Luke 7:36-end

Tuesday 26 May Psalm 99, Numbers 22:36-23:12, Luke 8:1-5

Wednesday 27 May Psalm 29, Numbers 23:13-end, Luke 8:16-25

Thursday 28 May Psalm 24, Numbers 24, Luke 8:26-39

Friday 29 May, Psalm 28, Numbers 27:12-end, Luke 8:40-end

Saturday 30 May Psalm 43, Numbers 32:1-27, Luke 9:1-17

Next Sunday: Pentecost we’re holding a Deanery Service on Zoom, (at which I’m preaching!!) which I hope will be on the Benefice YouTube site later on in the day.  Details will be issued next week if you contact Jane.

I hope that you continue to stay safe and well, if I can do anything to help, or you would like someone to listen to you, then please do give me a call.

Jane Durham