August 22nd Benefice Newsletter

Benefice of Chard, Combe St Nicholas, Wambrook and Whitestaunton

22nd August, 2021 Trinity 12

Welcome to our Benefice news.

Readings for the week: Ephesians 6: 10 – 20 and John 6: 56 – 69


Wednesdays in August there will be a prayer meeting at 6pm at Forefront Community Centre, to support Tom Tame. Tom and his team were well received as they went out to meet Chard’s young people in the parks last week, and they rely on the support of our prayers. 

August 22nd – 10:30am Benefice Service Combe

August 29th – Benefice Breakfast and Holy Communion at Chard


August 25th – 9:45am Holy Communion

August 26th – The Lady Killers on the big screen at St Mary’s beginning at 2pm

September 4th – Abseil the Tower at St. Mary’s Chard, with stalls, raffle and refreshments. Abseil booking details on our Facebook page and website. Why not use it to raise money for your church? (£20 fee payable) Sponsor forms available.

Every Thursday at 7pm St Mary’s Christian Meditation Group meets in St Mary’s Church (for more details contact Robin Bailey)

If you have any notices please email the  or call Anne during office hours (01460 67867). The deadline is Tuesday each week for the following Sunday.