Dyers Hill, Charlbury, OX7 3QD
Church Secretary, Kay Colyer - Telephone: 01608 810107
Telephone Church direct (01608) 810964 (ansafone)
YOU CAN NOW FIND US ON FACEBOOK
Charlbury Baptist Church now has a Facebook page where you can find out more about how we worship God inside and outside of the church building.
Children of any age are always welcome at our services.
Please note that Junior Church also starts at 10.30am.
Sunday, July 7th
A service with Holy Communion led by Rev, John Taylor
Sunday, 14th July
A traditional service led by Mr. Peter Allen
Sunday, 21st July
A cafe-style service led by Mr, Peter Clack
Sunday, 28th July
Service led by Rev. Graham Doel
We are really pleased at the way in which the garden has grown and now looks. The hebe is the best that it has looked for years and all of the roses are finally beginning to settle into their current locations. The hostas are doing well and the rhododendrons are surviving this hot, dry spell by being placed in the shade, Our wildflower garden is attracting the attention of the bees and some newly planted chrysanthemums the attention of every slug in the area!
We suffered our first bit of vandalism last month which was sad as one of the fuschias taken from my late father's garden was in a pot at the front of the church. Someone decided to make it into an ice cream cone by piling up shingle on it. With no light, air or water reaching it this former healthy plant has not recovered from its ordeal and has died. We have to put this all into perspective, as nothing else was damaged and we do have another part of the same plant elsewhere in the garden. Also, this is the first time that we have experienced vandalism in the garden in four years so we can't complain.
The hostas have done well. We are trying to keep the slugs under control by using sheep wool pellets rather than slug pellets and generally, they are doing quite well. We are awaiting our lilies to open. We have created a strawberry patch although I don't think that we will be eating too many of our own strawberries during the Wimbledon fortnight this year.
Don't forget, if we are around in the garden, join us for a cup of tea. We love to be disturbed.
The garden around the church has been registered with the Quiet Garden Movement.
It is available for use by the local community for quiet reflection throughout the year but we would ask that you respect the privacy of our neighbours.
To find out more about Quiet Gardens, visit the Quiet Garden website at www.quietgarden.org
Wednesdays at 8.15pm - please phone church secretary to confirm venue.
The Bible Studies finish this month will be resuiming in September.
Craft and Hobbies
Tuesdays, 2.30 - 4.30 pm at the Belshaw's residence! (Please phone for directions).
Please come & join us, no need for regular commitment, simply good company with refreshments.
Bring you own project or help with projects for the Shoebox Appeal. We will also teach people to knit, crochet or sew if asked.
Further information: Hugh or Joan Tel: 01608 810130
Please note that all five Charlbury Churches contribute but donations can be received from anyone.
We do hope you will be in touch and look forward to meeting you.