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  • Lisa Miles

Pews News - w/c 30th April 2023


4th Sunday after Easter

9.30am Farthinghoe Holy Communion,

11.00amAynho, Holy Communion,

11.00am, Hinton Lay led morning service

Colour White


Acts 2:42-47,

1Peter 2:19-25,

John 10:1-10, Psalm 23


Almighty God, whose Son Jesus Christ is the resurrection and the life: raise us, who trust in him,

from the death of sin to the life of righteousness, that we may seek those things which are above,

where he reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.


Post Communion

Merciful Father, you gave your Son Jesus Christ to be the good shepherd, and in his love for us to lay down his life and rise again:

keep us always under his protection, and give us grace to follow in his steps, through Jesus Christ our Lord.



5th Sunday after Easter

10.30am Aynho, Benefice Holy Communion


Colour White

Readings Acts 7:55-60,

1Peter 2:2-10,

John 14:1-14,

Psalm 31:1-5, 15,16

Please pray for:-

- All those who need our prayers this week

- For couples preparing to be married this summer.

- For the families who are preparing a funeral for their loved ones.

- For those awaiting surgery

- For all people worldwide who are affected by unrest, by acts of violence, oppression, or poverty.


- Our churches are always open for private prayer; all are welcome. - (Croughton -by appointment only)

May 2023

1st -Bank Holiday in the UK

6th Coronation of

HM King Charles III & Queen Camilla

7th Celebrations around the benefice

8th Bank Holiday

9th Evenley Village soup lunch 12.00 – 1.30pm

The next Benefice Holy Communion service is on 7th May, 10.30 at Aynho

We welcome you all to attend and join in with the celebrations along with friends from our neighbouring churches when we all come together to share hymns & prayers & give thanks for

HM King Charles III &

Queen Camilla

Thank you all.


Croughton – 10th June in the garden of David & Margaret Rings

Hinton – 1st July

Evenley 24th June

Other fete dates to follow.

Annual Parochial Church Meeting dates

For the election of Church Wardens and PCC members

Croughton 7pm on 27th April

Hinton 6pm Tuesday 9th May in the church

Give thanks for those who have served as Wardens and PCC members and officers this past year. Pray for the nomination and election of new PCC members and Church Wardens

Have a look at our Benefice website.

Also new email address

Telephone number

(01280) 702861

If you wish to be on the Pews News emailing list, please contact:

Printed copies can be found in our churches.

Church contacts

Ministry Teams

Assistant Priests-

Revd Terry Richards 01869 811251

Revd Hugh Warwick 01869 819596

Lay Readers

Carrie O’Regan 01280 702300

May Leng 07903 801143



Andrew Bellamy 01869 810847

Kathy White 01869 810418


Angie Robbins 01869 811445,


Jose Golding 07708 539191

Farthinghoe: Position vacant


Sam Mainds 07860 465000

Following the Evenley APCM which took place on 22nd April, all the officers and team remain the same as previous.


Connaught Brass

A talented young group of brass players from the City Music Foundation will be performing a special programme of celebratory music for the Coronation of HM King Charles III

They are performing at

St Michael’s Church, Aynho on Friday 5th May at 7pm

To book your tickets , email or telephone

(01869) 819896 or

07742 041184

Prices -Adults £18 –

under 18s Free.

Save £3 by purchasing your tickets before

28th April

On 6th May the church bell ringers will be ringing out joyously in celebration of the Coronation of

HM King Charles III &

Queen Camilla.

The event will start at Kings Sutton - 1.30pm & the ringers will endeavour to ring at Aynho, Croughton & Evenley at 3pm


And finally

The first of several services at Steane took place on Sunday 23rd April.

The evensong service was led by our Rural Dean,

Father Matthew Robinson.

To be able to attend such a peaceful service in a lovely setting was such a joy and we give thanks to Father Matthew for his involvement and we also thank those members from the Most Holy Trinity Church, Hinton for organising the event.

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