This is the official website of The Downs Benefice Winchester, Hampshire.

Resources

Notices in brief...

For all the notices and more information, please see our Notices page

In Emergency 

In an emergency, please contact the Rector, Revd Jax Machin on:

 Email: revdjax@downsbenefice.org.uk

Mobile: 07761 055228

Further information about the phone line is available

here

Coronavirus Support:

Chilbolton Coronavirus Support:

Coronavirus Support 

 

Crawley Corona Helpers:

Phone:  07807 363689 or Email: crawleycoronahelpers@gmail.com 

Littleton Coronavirus Support Group:

Update

 

Sparsholt Community Support:

Support Group

 

Wherwell Coronavirus Help Line:

Helpline

 

Hampshire Help Line:

0333 370 4000

(This number has been issued by Hants Constabulary.)

Prayer Requests

If you have any prayer requests, for any concerns lying on your heart or to give thanks, please email the office on office@downsbenefice.org.uk

All prayer requests will be made anonymous before being passed on  to our Prayer Team.

Parish Magazine Deadline

Copy for Feb/Mar edition of the Benefice Parish Magazine should be submitted by 12.00 noon - Friday 7th Jan.

Resources

The Church of England site gives access to Daily Worship, Readings and Prayers.  This page (link below) with Coronavirus Information has several resources which can be accessed at home.

https://www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-churches

 

Liturgy and Prayer resources

https://www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/coronavirus-covid-19-liturgy-and-prayer-resources

 

Online services and prayers

https://www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/church-online

 

Throughout this time, prayers and daily reflections from members of the Cathedral community are being uploaded to the Winchester Cathedral website,

 

 

Resources for Reading, Reflection and Praying

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Resources_-_Northumbria_-_Midday_Prayer

Resources_-_Northumbria_-_Evening_Prayer

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