Sunday 26th June

This Sunday’s Benefice Communion service will be held at St John’s Ruardean, at the usual time of 10.30am where we will be celebrating their patronal festival.

Our online service of evening prayer will be at 3pm.  This can be accessed via our Benefice Facebook page, with the service sheet available within the ‘Online Services’ tab above.

Sunday 12th June

This Sunday is Trinity Sunday, which is also the patronal festival for our congregation at Drybrook.

Our 10.30am Benefice Communion service will be held at Drybrook. followed by refreshments.

This week’s online Sunday service of evening prayer will again be at the later time of 6pm.  The service sheet for this can be found within the ‘online services’ tab above and the service accessed on our Benefice Facebook page.

Week commencing 5th June

This Sunday the Church celebrates Pentecost, the gift of the Holy Spirit to the first disciples, 50 days after Easter.

Our services this week begin at 10.30am on Sunday where our Benefice Communion service will be at Ruardean.

At 3pm, we will celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee at Ruardean with a Songs of Praise service, followed by refreshments.

This week’s online Sunday service of evening prayer will be at the later time of 6pm.  The service can be accessed via our Benefice Facebook page and the service sheet found within the ‘Online Services’ section of the ‘Services’ tab above.  

During the week, our online morning prayer will be at the usual time of 9am, Monday to Saturday. Evening prayer will also take place online via our Facebook page at the usual time of 5pm but will be Monday and Tuesday only this week.

Sunday 29th May – Easter 7

We are now in the 9 days between Ascension Day and Pentecost when Christians all over the world and from many different traditions pray together for a fresh outpouring of the Holy Spirit and for the humility and generosity to receive that gift.

This Sunday’s Benefice Communion will take place at Lydbrook, at the usual time of 10.30am.

Our online evening prayer takes place at 3pm and can be accessed via our Benefice Facebook page. The service sheet can be found within the ‘Online Services’ section of the ‘Services’ tab above.

During the week, morning (9am) and evening prayer (5pm) will take place Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday this week.  Again, this can be accessed via our Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/BrookDeanBenefice

Services w/c Sunday 22nd May

Our services this week begin with the Benefice Holy Communion at 10.30am at Drybrook.

This will be followed by the online Sunday service of evening prayer with hymns and address accessed via our Benefice Facebook page.  The service sheet can be found on the ‘Online Services’ page, which is accessed via the ‘Services’ tab above.

Thursday 26th May is Ascension Day, with services of Holy Communion as follows:

7am – Pan Todd Beacon followed by breakfast in the School Room at Drybrook.

10am – St John’s, Ruardean.

Online morning and evening prayer will take place each weekday at 9am and 5pm via our Facebook page.  The prayer sheets can be accessed within the ‘Online Services’ as above.

Sunday 15th May – Easter 5

This Sunday’s services are as follows:

10.30am – Benefice Service of Holy Communion at Ruardean.

3pm – Online service of evening prayer with hymns and address accessed via our Benefice Facebook page.  The service sheet can be found on the ‘Online Services’ page, which is accessed via the ‘Services’ tab above.

Sunday 8th May – Easter 4

This Sunday’s services are as follows:

10.30am – Benefice Service of Holy Communion at Lydbrook.

3pm – Online service of evening prayer with hymns and address accessed via our Benefice Facebook page.  The service sheet can be found on the ‘Online Services’ page, which is accessed via the ‘Services’ tab above.

6.30pm – Taize service at Ruardean; a prayerful and reflective way to end the day.

Sunday 1st May – Easter 3

This week’s Benefice service of Holy Communion takes place at Drybrook, at the usual time of 10.30am.

Online service of Evening Prayer with hymns and address will be at 3pm and is accessible via the Brookdean Benefice Facebook page.  The service sheet can be found on the ‘Online Services’ page, which is accessed via the ‘Services’ tab above.