Notices...

Sunday 25th March
Palm Sunday
10.30am
Holy Communion

6.00pm
Evening Service

Sunday 8th April
10.30am
Holy Communion

6.00pm
Evening Service

Easter at St. James’


Good Friday Service
Informal reflection and walkthrough of the Good Friday Story
10.30am

Prayer Labyrinth  
Following the Good Friday Service until 5.00pm and Easter Saturday 10.00am–5.00pm

A personal chance to pause and consider the Easter Story

Easter Day Celebrations with Holy Communion

Morning Celebration

10.30am

Evening Celebration

6.00pm

Weekly Prayer

Wednesday Mornings
7.00am Men’s Prayer in the church
for more info speak to Iain Searle

Wednesday Evenings

7.30-8.30pm


March 28th

Jean MacPherson
Patchways, New Road, Bream

April 11th

Joy Miles
Byefields, New Road, Bream

April 18th

Mike & Kay Rees
Trevethan, High Street, Bream

April 25th

Chris & Chris Lott
Iona, Oakwood Road, Bream

Monthly Prayer

Wednesday 4th April
Held on the first Wednesday of every month 7.30-9.00pm in the church 

Please join us as we pray for our Church, Village and other issues.

Holy Week around the Deanery

A journey with Bishop Robert

This afternoon - Bishop Robert speaking on the Power and Glory of the cross, Good Friday to Easter - Holy Jesus Church, Lydbrook  at 3.00pm

29th March - Maundy Thursday Eucharist with washing of feet and vigil - St. Mary’s, Lydney at 7.30pm

30th March - Good Friday The Good Friday liturgy with preaching of the cross - St. Luke’s, Tutshill at 2.00pm

31st March - Easter Eve
Confirmation & Communion Service - St. Peter’s, Newnham at 7.30pm. Please be praying for the nine candidates from Bream who are being confirmed)


A day of Prayer and Fasting for our Nation
Friday 23rd March
Coinciding with the National day of Prayer
Come and go as you are able
Forest Gate Church, Mitcheldean 10am-4pm
Drinks provided

Sunday 22nd April
Annual Parochial Church Meeting

This year we have four vacancies for the PCC and two for Church Warden.  Nomination forms will be in the Foyer next week. If you feel God is calling you to serve please put your name down and ask someone to second you.  If you are nominating someone else please check with them first.

Electoral Roll - if you are over 16 and have been Baptised or been attending St. James’ for more than six months or live in the Parish, then you are entitled to go on the Church Electoral Roll.  There are forms in the Foyer if you would like your name added. Please give them to Claire as soon as possible.

Annual Reports - these will be emailed to everyone prior to the APCM.  Please let us know if you would prefer not to receive them in this way. A small amount of hard copies will be in the Foyer.

Disciples Making Disciples

Grow your faith and help others do the same

An inspiring, fun-packed, and faith stretching evening.
Tuesday 8th May, 7:30pm
St Michaels and All Angels, Bishop's Cleeve, Cheltenham

For more information speak to Lloyd Daniels.