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Welcome to the Okeford Benefice

Commit your way to the Lord and put your trust in him, and he will bring it to pass. Psalm 37: 5

The Okeford Benefice is a group of four parishes of various shapes and sizes committed to deepening faith and discipleship in Jesus Christ. We have a vision for our local communities to be places where Christian love and service is clear and apparent.

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NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

A huge thank you

Rev'd Karen writes: May I take this opportunity to thank the Okeford Benefice for the very warm welcome that you have given to me and my husband Chris since we...
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Martyn Percy’s talk

There is a space left in a car going to hear Martyn Percy. Do please let the Rector know if you would like to take it.
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SERVICES/EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Wednesday 18th

9:00 AM – Messy Church toddler group, Child Okeford

12:00 PM – Holy Communion Modern, Shillingstone

Friday 20th

5:00 PM – Trailblazers, Okeford Fitzpaine

Sunday 22nd

9:00 AM – Holy Communion Traditional, Child Okeford

10:00 AM – Holy Communion Modern, Okeford Fitzpaine

10:30 AM – Family Service, Shillingstone

6:30 PM – Evensong, Manston

Morning and Evening Prayer

Morning and Evening Prayer is said  around the Benefice at 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM. Please see the calendar for day and location.

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PRAYER AND READINGS

Seventh Sunday after Trinity – Sunday 15th July

Lord of all power and might,
the author and giver of all good things:
graft in our hearts the love of your name,
increase in us true religion,
nourish us with all goodness,
and of your great mercy keep us in the same;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Readings

Amos 7: 7 – 15; Psalm 85; Ephesians 1: 3 – 14; Mark 6: 14 – 29

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