Iwerne Valley Benefice

Celebrating Gods love in beautiful North Dorset...

Services: October, November, December 2018 


7th October 2018 

  •  8am Holy Communion St Andrews Fontmell Magna
  • 9.00am Breakfast Church St Andrews Fontmell Magna
  • 9.30am Matins St Mary Iwerne Minster
  • 930am Family Communion St Bartholomew Sutton
  • 9.30am Harvest Festival St Mary Shroton 
  • 11am Holy Communion St Mary's Iwerne Minster

14th October 

  • 8.00am Holy Communion BCP St Nicholas Ashmore
  • 9.30am Holy Communion St Batholomew Sutton Waldron
  • 9.30am Holy Communion St Mary Shroton
  • 9.30am Morning Worship St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 1100am Holy Communion St Mary Iwerne Minster

Wednesday 17th October 7pm St Marys Shroton -- 'Benefice Praise' - All welcome a new monthly service of Praise and worship, teaching and prayer.

21st October 

  • 8.00am Holy Communion BCP St Mary Iwerne Minster
  • 9.00am Breakfast at 9 St Mary Shroton
  • 9.30am Family service St Bartholomew Sutton Waldron
  • 9.30am Sung Communion St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 11.00am Holy Communion St Nicholas Ashmore

28th October

  • 8.00am Holy Communion BCP St Mary Shroton
  • 9.30am Morning Worship St Bartholomew Sutton Waldron
  • 9.30am Holy Communion St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 11.00am Holy Communion St Nicholas Ashmore
  • 11am Family Service St Mary Iwerne Minster

Friday the 2nd of November at 7pm  - The Festival of All Souls - St Mary's Iwerne Minster - All welcome:  This is a service where we remember and re-commit into Gods hands those we have loved but sadly lost (SEE THE 'WHATS ON' PAGE FOR MORE DETAILS.)

4th November 'All Saints day'

  • 8am Holy Communion BCP St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 9am Breakfast Church Fontmell Magna village Hall
  • 9.30am Matins St Mary Iwerne Minster
  • 9.30am Family Communion St Bartholomew Sutton Waldron
  • 9.30am Holy Communion St Mary Shroton
  • 11am Holy Communion St Mary Iwerne Minster

11th November Remembrance Sunday.

  • 10am St Mary's Shroton
  • 10am St Mary's Iwerne Minster
  • 10am St Andrews Fontmell Magna
  • 10.15am St Bartholomew's Sutton Waldron
  • 10am Ashmore Joint service with the Methodist Church

18th November 

  • 8.00am Holy Communion BCP St Mary Iwerne Minster
  • 9.00am Breakfast at 9 St Mary Shroton
  • 9.30am Family Service St Bartholomew Sutton Waldron
  • 9.30am Sung Communion St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 11.00am Holy Communion St Nicholas Ashmore

25th November 

  • Benefice Service to celebrate the festival of Christ the King 10am St Nicholas Ashmore 

Wednesday the 28th November 7pm St Mary's Church Shroton 'Benefice Praise'

2nd December

  • 8am Holy Communion B.C.P. St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 9.00am Breakfast Church Village Hall Fontmell Magna
  • 9.30am Matins St Mary Iwerne Minster
  • 9.30am Family Communion St Bartholomew Sutton Waldron
  • 9.30am Holy Communion St Mary Shroton
  • 11.00am Holy Communion St Mary Iwerne Minster
  • 4pm Advent Carol service at Steepleton Chapel  

Thursday the 6th December - 'The 3 Faces of Jesus' Advent lecture series session 1 'The humanity of Jesus' --  followed by a fellowship lunch. Held in The Abingdon Hall, Iwerne Minster at 1pm.

9th December

  • 8.00am Holy Communion St Nicholas Ashmore
  • 9.30am Holy Communion St Bartholomew Sutton Waldron 
  • 9.30am Holy Communion St Mary Shroton
  • 9.30am Morning Worship St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 11.00am Holy Communion St Mary Iwerne Minster

Wednesday the 12th December 1200hrs - 'The 3 Faces of Jesus' Advent lecture series session 2 'The hope of a Messiah' --  followed by a fellowship lunch. Held in The Abingdon Hall, Iwerne Minster. 

16th December

  • 8am Holy Communion BCP St Mary Iwerne minster
  • 9.00am Breakfast at 9 St Mary Shroton
  • 5pm Carol Service Sutton Waldron
  • 9.30am Sung Communion St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 11.00am Holy Communion St Nicholas Ashmore

Wednesday the 19th December 1200 hrs - 'The 3 Faces of Jesus' Advent lecture series session 3 'The Mystery of the Incarnation' --  followed by a fellowship lunch. Held in The Abingdon Hall, Iwerne Minster. 

23rd December.

  • 6pm Carol service St Mary's Shroton
  • 9.30am Morning Worship St Bartholomew Sutton Waldron
  • 4pm Carol service St Andrew Fontmell Magna
  • 4pm Carol service St Nicholas Ashmore
  • 4pm Crib and Carol Service St Mary Iwerne Minster

24th December Christmas evening

  • 3.30pm Christmas Pageant T.B.A. hopefully at Clayesmore School Iwerne Minster (please wait for update)
  • 1130pm Holy Communion service at St Andrew's Fontmell Magna
  • 1130pm Holy Communion service at St Mary's Iwerne Minster
  • 1130pm Holy Communion service at St Mary's Shroton 

25th December Christmas Day

  • 09.30 am Holy Communion service at St Andrews Fontmell Magna
  • 10am  Holy Communion Service at St Nicholas Ashmore
  • 10am Holy Communion Service at StMary's Shroton
  • 10am Holy Communion Service at St Bartholomew's Sutton 
  • 11am Holy Communion Service at St Mary's Iwerne Minster

30th December

  • 10am Benefice service St Mary's Shroton.