Services in the Three Valleys Team Benefice

  

WEEKDAY SERVICES: 

Zoom links to known members of the congregations will be emailed to them.

Monday Compline: this will be lay led and from Monday September 13th will take place in St Andrew's Church, Yetminster but with a zoom link. If you need the Zoom link please email the Reverend George Moody. The same text will be used weekly.

Wednesday Celtic Night Prayer: please email the Reverend Richard Kirlew for the Zoom link. There are 7 different service texts and these have been uploaded below. Richard will tell you what the theme is. This service will start again on Wednesday 8th September, preceded by Rectory Tea Room at 5pm. 

 

SEPTEMBER 2021 SERVICES

 (updated 10th - September)

 

 

SUNDAYS 

 

Sermon for Sunday 19th September 2021

For text please click here 

 

There will not be any on-line Sunday services in September.

 

There are, however, lots of services already uploaded on the Three Valleys Facebook  page which can be followed. If you scroll down on this page there are sermons for previous Sundays and other sermons will be uploaded as they are received.

 

Holy Communion

For text  please click here

 

 

 

 

WEEKDAYS

Regular weekday services  

Mondays  6pm Compline  via Zoom. Please email George Moody for link or use the link sent on 14th December 2020. From Monday 13th September 2021 it is hoped that this service will take place in St Andrew's Church Yetminster, with a zoom link.
For (new - from 5th April 2021) text of traditional compline please click here
 

Wednesdays  6pm   Celtic Night Prayer via Zoom. Please email Richard Kirlew for link.

5pm Rectory Tea Room and 6pm Celtic Night Prayer 

For the text of  Celtic Night Prayer, please click the appropriate theme below:

The Cross

Community

Holy Spirit

Incarnation

Creation

Resurrection

The Saints

 

 

 

 

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Archived services and some sermons

Sermon for Sunday 12th September 2021

 

 

For sermon 25th July 2021 Trinity 8 on-line please click here

For sermon 18th July 2021 Trinity 7 on-line please click here

For sermon 11th July 2021 Trinity 6 on-line please click here 

For sermon 4th July 2021 Trinity 5 on-line please click here 

 

Sunday 27th June 2021 11am Live streamed ordination service from Salisbury Cathedral. 

 As our new curate, Jenny Nelson is to be made Deacon as is Lindy Cameron for Hilfield it seems appropriate that we live stream this service rather than produce our own Eucharist.

Please follow this link for the service: https://www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/live

At the bottom of the link page the text for the service may be found.

For sermon 20th June 2021 Trinity 3 on-line (Budgell) please click here

For sermon 20th June 2021 Trinity 3 Yetminster (Kirlew) please click here

For sermon 13th June 2021 Trinity 2 please click here.  

For sermon 6th June 2021 Trinity 1 please click here. 

For sermon 23rd May 2021 Pentecost please click here.

For sermon 9th May 2021 please click here.

For sermon 2nd May 2021  please click here.

For George Meredith poem, mentioned in the sermon, please click here

For sermon 25th April 2021  please click here.

For sermon 18th April 2021 (the Reverend Anne Budgell officiating on-line) please click here.

For sermon 18th April 2021  (the Reverend Tony Gilbert, officiating at Yetminster) please click here 

For sermon 11th April 2021 please click here.

 

EASTER DAY 4th April 2021 10am Holy Communion via Three Valleys Facebook

For text please click here.

For sermon (The Reverend Anne Budgell) please click here. 

 

EASTER SERMON FROM THE REVEREND TONY GILBERT

 

GOOD FRIDAY 2nd April 2021

From 12 noon a Good Friday meditation will be available via the Three Valleys Facebook 

led by the Reverend Tony Gilbert

For text of the Good Friday meditation please click here.

[For notes about the Good Friday meditation please click here.]

Good Friday 2nd April 2021 6pm Evening Prayervia Three Valleys Facebook 

 

Wednesday 31st March 2021 5pm Rectory Tea Room via Zoom followed by 

6pm Celtic Night Prayer.  The theme of the Service is The Saints

For text please click hereReadings: Isaiah 63:  1-9 and Revelation 14:  18 – 15:4

 

Monday 29th March 6pm Compline via Zoom For text please click here. 

SUNDAY 28th March 2021 10am PALM SUNDAY HOLY COMMUNION 

via Three Valleys Facebook (The Reverend Richard Kirlew)

For Service text please click hereFor Sermon please click here

FOURTH SUNDAY via Zoom (The Reverend George Moody)  

 

Friday 26th March 2021 6pm Evening Prayer 

For text please click here

Wednesday 24th March 2021 5pm Rectory Tea Room via Zoom followed by 

6pm Celtic Night Prayer. Theme "The Cross"

For text please click hereReadings: Genesis 3:  8-15  and   Galatians 4:  1-5

Monday 22nd March 2021 6pm Compline via Zoom. 

For text please click here.

Sunday 21st March 2021 10am Morning Prayer via Zoom.

For Order of Service please click hereFor Psalm of the day and Hymns please click here

For Sermon please click here

Sunday 21st March 2021 10am Holy Communion via Three Valleys Facebook

For Order of Service please click here.

Friday 19th March 2021 6pm St Joseph of Nazareth [Apologies: there was difficulty uploading the service. See text and notes about St Joseph below] via Three Valleys Facebook

For text please click here.

For notes about St Joseph please click here

Wednesday 17th March 2021 5pm Rectory Tea Room via Zoom followed by 

6pm Celtic Night Prayer. Theme "Community"

For text please click here.  Readings: Exodus 4: 1-23 and Hebrews 10:  1-18

Monday 15th March 2021 6pm Compline via Zoom 
For text please click here.
 

Sunday 14th March 2021  MOTHERING SUNDAY

10am Holy Communion via Three Valleys Facebook

For Service text please click hereFor Sermon please click here.  

10am SECOND SUNDAY

From the Reverend George Mooday:
"Just to invite you to join us this Sunday for morning worship at 10 am.
We've got 
  • an interview with John Simmons, businessman/clergyman, on generosity
  • a thought from George, on possibly the most famous verse in the Bible
  • some prayer from there, from around the benefice on Mothers' Day
  • and much else
See you there."
 
 

Friday 12th March 2021 6pm Evening Prayer via Three Valleys Facebook

For text please click here

Wednesday 10th March 2021 5pm Rectory Tea Room via Zoom. Please email for link.

followed by 6pm Celtic Night Prayer. Theme "The Holy Spirit"

For text please click here.  

Genesis 49:  1-32   Hebrews 6:  13-20

Monday 8th March 2021 6pm Compline via Zoom
 

Sunday 7th March 2021 10am Lent 3 Holy Communion via Zoom and uploaded to the  Three Valleys Facebook page. (The Reverend Tony Gilbert). For Service text please click hereFor Sermon please click here.

 

 

Friday 5th March 2021 6pm Evening Prayer via  Three Valleys Facebook

For text please click here.

Friday 5th March 2021 10.30am World Day of Prayer via Zoom. Please email Richard Kirlew for link. All Welcome. For details please click here

Wednesday 24th February  5pm  The Rectory Tea Room followed by 

6pm Celtic Night Prayer, theme "Incarnation"

For Service text please click here

Readings: Genesis 44:  18-34, Hebrews 2: 10-18

Monday 1st March 2021 6pm Compline via Zoom. Please email George Moody for link or use previous link emailed on 14th December 2020.
For text please click here

Sunday 28th February 2021 10am Lent 2 Eucharist via Three Valleys Facebook

(The Reverend Richard Kirlew) For service text please click here For sermon please click here

and

Sunday 28th February 2021 10am Informal Sunday Worship via Zoom. 

 

 

Friday 26th February 2021 6pm Evening Prayer

For Service text please click here

Wednesday 24th February  5pm  The Rectory Tea Room

6pm Celtic Night Prayer, theme "Creation"

For Service text please click here

Readings: Genesis 42:  6-17 Galatians 4: 21-5:1

Monday 22nd February 6pm Compline via Zoom. Please email George Moody for link.
For text please click here
 

Sunday 21st February 2021 10am Lent 1 Eucharist 

(The Reverend George Moody) via Three Valleys Facebook For service text please click here. 

Sunday 21st February 2021 10am Lent 1 Morning Prayer 

(The Reverend Richard Kirlew) via Zoom Please email him for link. For service text please click here.

For hymns please click hereReadings Genesis 9: 8-17, 1 Peter 3: 18-22, Mark 1: 9-15 For Psalm please click here

 

 

Friday 19th February 2021 6pm Evening Prayer via Three Valleys Facebook

For the text please click here.  

Wednesday 17th February 2021 Ash Wednesday 7.30pk Short Act of Worship  on Zoom followed by the first session of the Benefice Lent Course (see the page Lent Course 2021 for details).

NB There will be NO Rectory Tea Room and Celtic Night Prayer on Wednesday  17th February 2021.

Monday 15th February 2021 6pm Compline via Zoom 

Please email the Reverend George Moody for link or use previous link emailed on 14th December 2020. 

For updated Compline text please click here. 

Sunday 14th February 2021 10am

Please email the Reverend George Moody for link.

From the Reverend George Moody:

Hello all

This is to invite you to join us for Sunday Worship this Sunday 14th February at 10am on Zoom. It is informal worship led by the Second Sunday team so there'll be prayer, music, chat, the daily gospel reading and a short thought as well as an interview.

 

Friday 12th February 2021 6pm Evening Prayer via Three Valleys Facebook

For the text please click here.  

Wednesday 10th February 2021 5pm Rectory Tea Room via Zoom Bring tea, cakes, sandwiches etc to eat

followed by 6pm Celtic Night Prayer Theme Resurrection  For text please click here.

Readings  Genesis 31:  21-32.3 and Titus 1 

Monday 8th February 2021 6pm Compline via Zoom. Please email the Reverend George Moody for link or use previous link emailed on 14th December 2020. 
For Compline text please click here. 

 

Sunday 7th February 2021 2nd before Lent 10am Eucharist via Zoom 

The service has been uploaded to Three Valleys Facebook

For text please click here.  For sermon please click here.

 

Friday 5th February 2021 6pm Evening Prayer from the New Zealand Prayer Book

For text please click here.

Wednesday 3rd February 2021 6pm Celtic Night Prayer preceded at 5pm by Tea! via Zoom.

Bring tea, cakes, sandwiches etc to eat. It would be really good if you wished to join us, even if it is for part of the time.  You would be more than welcome at either or both. 

The theme of the Service is The Saints. Please email the Reverend Richard Kirlew for link.

For text please click here.

The readings are: Genesis 19:  1-3, 12-29 and Matthew 27:  45-56

If anyone wishes to volunteer to read, please contact Richard.

Monday 1st February 2021 Compline via ZoomPlease email the Reverend George Moody for link or use previous link emailed on 14th December 2020. For Compline text please click here
 

Sunday 31st January 10am Presentation

10am Eucharist via Zoom (Please email Richard Kirlew for link)

For text please click here

For hymns please click here

10am Eucharist via Facebook (George Moody)

From George Moody: Recorded Sunday Worship available from 10 am Sunday morning.

For this service please click here.

It contains the reading, talk and prayers so may be printed off for those who are not currently accessing worship through the internet.

 

Friday 29th January 2021 Evening Prayer 

For text please click here

Wednesday 27th January 2021 6pm Celtic Night Prayer via Zoom. The theme of the Service is The Cross. Please email for link.

For text please click here

Readings: Genesis 14, Matthew 26:  36-46

preceded by 5pm Tea Room via Zoom - bring tea and cakes sandwiches etc to eat.   

Monday 25th January 2021 6pm Compline via Zoom. Please email the Reverend George Moody for link or use previous link emailed on 14th December 2020.

Sunday 24th January 2021 10am Eucharist (The Reverend Richard Kirlew) via Three Valleys Facebook

 For text please click here.

For sermon please click here

 Sunday January 24th 2021 10am Sunday Worship

Invitation from the Reverend George Moody 

Please email him for the link.

"Hello All

This is to invite you to join us for Sunday Worship this Sunday 24th January at 10 am on Zoom. 
It is informal worship led by the Fourth Sunday team, so there'll be prayer, music, chat, the daily gospel reading, and a short thought as well as an interview with Reverend Kate Konrad our local Methodist minister.
We'd love you to feel able to pass this invite on, so please do so. Thanks.
Look forward to seeing you there.

George"  

 

 

 

 

Friday 22nd January 2021 6pm Evening Prayer "From Journeying with the Magi, Keith Duke.  

 

For text please click here

Wednesday 20th January 2021 6pm Celtic Night Prayer - Theme Community

 

For text please click here

 

Readings: Genesis 8:  1-14

 

Matthew 24:  29-51

Monday 18th January 2021 6pm Complinevia ZoomPlease email the Reverend George Moody for link or use previous link emailed on 14th December 2020. 

For Compline text please click here.

Sunday 17th January 2021 10am Eucharist via Zoom and Three Valleys Facebook

For text please click here.

For sermon please click here

 

 

Friday 15th January 2021 6pm Evening prayer is from Common Worship Daily Prayer, Evening Prayer for Epiphany. [Page 232].

[Sorry, no link to text is available].

Wednesday 13th January 2021 6pm Celtic Night Prayer via Zoom. Please email the Reverend Richard Kirlew for link.

For text please click here.

Readings: Genesis 2: 4-25

Matthew 21: 33-46

Monday 11th January 2021 6pm Compline via Zoom. Please email the Reverend George Moody for link or use previous link emailed on 14th December 2020. For Compline text please click here.
 

Sunday 10th January  2021 Baptism of Christ/Epiphany 1 10am Eucharist via Three Valleys Facebook 

For text please click hereFor sermon please click here.

Also at 10am "Second Sunday" via Zoom.

"Informal worship led by the Second Sunday team, so there'll be prayer, music, chat, the daily gospel reading and a short thought. We're hoping to have an interview too."

 

 

Wednesday 6th January 2021 6pm Celtic Night Prayer via Zoom.

For text please click hereReadings:  Isaiah 62    John 2: 13-25

 

Sunday 3rd January 2021 Epiphany   10 am Eucharist 

For service text please click hereFor sermon please click here

 

Sunday 27th December 2020 Christmas 1 10am Holy Communion via Zoom

 For text please click here

 December 25th 2020 10am Christmas Holy Communion via Three Valleys Facebook 

For text please click here.

 

UNFORTUNATELY, DUE TO THE COVID 19 SITUATION, ALL IN-CHURCH SERVICES ON CHRISTMAS EVE AND CHRISTMAS DAY  HAD TO BE CANCELLED IN THE WHITE HART VALE CHURCHESFor explanatory letter please click here.

 

Wednesday 23rd December  6pm   Celtic Night Prayer via Zoom. Please email the Reverend Richard Kirlew for link.

 

For text please click here

Monday 21st December 6pm Advent Evening Prayer led by the Reverend Anne Budgell via Three Valleys Facebook

For text please click here

Also there was Compline via Zoom. For Compline text please click here.

Sunday 20th December 2020 10am Advent 4 Eucharist via Three Valleys Facebook

For service text please click here. (For the confession please click here). For sermon text please click here

 

 

 

Friday 18th December 2020 6pm Evening Prayer via  Three Valleys Facebook

For text please click here

Wednesday 16th December 2020 6pm Celtic Night Prayer via Zoom. Please email Richard Kirlew for link.

For text please click here

Readings: Isaiah 39    Matthew 17:  14-21

Monday 14th December 6pm Traditional Compline via Zoom. 

Sunday 13th December 2020 10am Advent 3 Eucharist via Three Valleys Facebook

For service text please click here. (For the confession please click here). For sermon text please click here

 

Friday  11th December 6pm Evening Prayer For Text please click here

Wednesday 9th December 2020 6pm Celtic Night Prayer Theme: Resurrection

For text please click here.

 Readings Isaiah 31    Matthew 15:  1-20

Monday 7th December 2020 6pm Traditional Compline via Zoom. Link the same as last week or please email the Reverend George Moody for the link.

Sunday 6th December 2020 10am Advent 2 Eucharist via Three Valleys Facebook

For service text please click here.

For sermon please click here

 

Friday 4th December 2020 6pm Evening Prayer 

For text please click here

Wednesday 2nd December 2020 6pm Celtic Night Prayer: Theme - The Saints.

For text please click here.

Monday 30th November 2020 6pm Traditional Compline via Zoom. Link the same as last week or please email the Reverend George Moody for the link.

Sunday 29th November 2020 Advent Sunday 10am Eucharist via Three Valleys Facebook

For service text please click hereFor sermon please click here

 

Friday 27th November 6pm Follow the link for the service.

 https://daily.commonworship.com/daily.cgi?today_ep=1

Wednesday 25th November 2020 6pm Celtic Night Prayer

For text please click here.The readings Isaiah 19 Matthew 10: 16-33

Monday 23rd November 2020 6pm Traditional Compline via Zoom.

For Compline text pleaseclick here.

Sunday 22nd November 2020 10am  Informal Worship via Zoom from George and the 4th Sunday team, an interview with Ann H and worship from around the globe - and a chance to catch up or meet new people in virtual breakout rooms.  

Please click here for Service Sheet.

 

 

Friday 20th November 2020 6pm Please click here for link for text.

Wednesday 18th November 6pm Celtic Night Prayer via Zoom. Please email the Reverend Richard Kirlew for link.

For text please click here

Monday 16th November 2020 6pm Traditional Compline via Zoom. 

For Compline text pleaseclick here. 

Sunday 15th November 2020

(All Church Services for above date cancelled)

10 am Holy Communion via Three Valleys Facebook 

For text please click here. For sermon please click here

 

 

Friday 13th November 2020 6.00pm Evening Prayer

For text please click here.

Wednesday  11th November 2020 6.00pm Celtic Night Prayer  

For text please click here. 

Wednesday 11th November 2020 Remembrance Day 

There was a short Act of Remembrance at Yetminster St Andrew at 10.50am

outside the church  (not at the Triangle as in previous years). 

[For a report on the latter please go to  http://www.threevalleysteam.org/index.php/recent-events ] 

 

Monday 9th November 2020 6pm Ffald-y-Brenin Evening Prayer  

For text please click here.

 

Sunday 8th November 2020 Remembrance Sunday

 There was an online  Service at 10.50am via Three Valleys Facebook with the Reverend Tony Gilbert

 

In line with Government recommendations:

short services of Remembrance were held OUTSIDE at 10.50am at

Glanvilles Wootton St Mary

Thornford St Mary Magdalene

Yetminster St Andrew. [For a report on the latter please go to  http://www.threevalleysteam.org/index.php/recent-events ]

 

Friday 6th November 2020 6.00pm Evening Prayer

For text please click here.  

Wednesday 4th November 2020 6pm Celtic Night Prayer   

For text please click here. 

Readings: Isaiah 2:  1-11, Matthew 2:  16-23

Monday 2nd November 2020 Ffald-y-Brenin Evening Prayer For text please click here.

There was an on-line service on Sunday via Three Valleys Facebook 

Sunday 1st November 2020 ALL SAINTS 10am Holy Communion (BCP)

For text of sermon please click here

 

Friday 30th October 2020 6pm Evening Prayer

For text please click here

Wednesday 28th October 2020 6pm Celtic Night Prayer.

For text please click here.

Readings : Isaiah 45: 18-25

Luke 6:  12-16

There was an on-line service on Sunday via Three Valleys Facebook 

Sunday 25th October 10am For text of service please click here. For text of sermon please click here.

 

Friday 23rd October 2020 6pm Evening Prayer For text please  click here.

Wednesday 21st October 2020 6pm Celtic Night Prayer. For text please click here.

Readings: 2 Chronicles 29: 1-19 and John 13: 21-30

Monday 19th October 2020 6pm Ffald-y-Brenin Evening Prayer text please click here.

There was an on-line service on Sunday via Three Valleys Facebook

Sunday 18th October 2020 10am

Harvest Service on-line.

For text please click here.

For sermon please click here.

 

Friday 16th October 2020 BCP Evensong remembering Bishops Latimer and Ridley, martyrs.

Wednesday 14th October Celtic Night Prayer. For text please click here.

Sunday 11th October 2020 10am On-line CW Holy Communion via Three Valleys Facebook

For text of service please click here.

For text of sermon please click here.

 

Friday 9th October 2020 St. Denis of France and Bishop Robert Grosseteste, and some prayers from the N.Z. Prayer Book.  For text please click here.

Wednesday 7th October 2020  For Ffald-y-Brenin Evening Prayer text please click here.

Sunday October 4th Sunday 10am

Clergy led services were held at 

Chetnole Holy Communion

Glanvilles Wootton Harvest Festival

Pulham Harvest Festival

Thornford Holy Communion

 

October 4th Sunday 12noon 

Ryme Intrinseca Harvest Festival

October 4th  Sunday 3pm

Hermitage Harvest Festival

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        There was an on-line Holy Communion (CW) service at 10am via Three Valleys Facebook 

For text of service please click here.

For text of sermon please click here.

 

Friday 2nd October 6.00pm Evening Prayer via Three Valleys Facebook 

For text please click here.

 

Wednesday 30th September  6.00pm  Compline via Three Valleys Facebook 

For Compline text please click here.

 

 

Monday 28th September 2020 Night Prayer via Zoom. 

For text please click here.

 

Sunday 27th September 2020 Harvest Services 10am

Church Services, clergy-led, were held in

Bradford Abbas

Chetnole

Folke

Sunday 27th September 2020 Harvest Service 6.00pm

Holwell 

There was an on-line Holy Communion (BCP) service via Three Valleys Facebook 

for those who prefer not to come out yet. For text of sermon please click here .

 

Friday 25th September 2020 6.00pm An online service via Three Valleys Facebook Evening Prayer with Bishop Lancelot Andrewes.

For text please click here.

 

Wednesday  23rd September 2020 6.00pm   Night Prayer via Zoom. 

For text click here.

 

Monday 21st September 2020 6.30pm

LPA Commissioning Service Yetminster at 6:30 with Bishop Karen. For details please click here.  

 

Sunday 20th September 2020 10 am

Church Services, clergy-led, were held in

Batcombe

Thornford 

There was an on-line Holy Communion (BCP) service via Three Valleys Facebook 

for those who prefer not to come out yet. For the text of the sermon please click here

 

Friday 18th September 2020

St Patrick's Compline. For text click here

 

Sunday 13th September 2020 10 am

Church Services, clergy-led, were held in

Yetminster

Holwell  

Beer Hackett

Sunday 13th September 2020 6pm

There was  a Lay-Led  Evensong in Leigh 

There was an on-line Holy Communion  service via Church Services, clergy-led, were held in

for those who prefer not to come out yet. For text please click here.

For the text of the sermon please click here.

 

Friday 11th September Evening Service via Three Valleys Facebook

 

Wednesday 9th September 2020  a Reflective Franciscan Night prayer was held via Zoom

For text please click here

 

Sunday 6th September 2020 10 am

Church Services, clergy-led, were held in

Leigh 

Glanvilles Wootton 

Bradford Abbas 

There was an on-line Holy Communion service via Three Valleys Facebook 

for those who prefer not to come out yet. For text please click here.

For the text of the sermon please click here

 

Sunday 30th August 2020 10am 

Caundle Marsh (St Peter & St Paul) Holy Communion

There was an on-line Holy Communion (BCP)  service via Three Valleys Facebook 

for those who prefer not to come out yet. 

For text of sermon please click here.

 

Friday 28th August 2020 St Augustine

For text please click here

 

Wednesday 26th August

Night Prayer

For text please click here

 

Sunday 23rd August 2020 10am

Church Services, clergy-led were held in

Beer Hackett Holy Communion

Folke Family Service

Lay led service at Chetnole

There was an on-line Holy Communion service via Three Valleys Facebook 

for those who prefer not to come out yet.

For text please click here.

For sermon please click here.

For poem please click here

  

Sunday 16th August 2020 10am 

Church Services, clergy-led, were held in

Pulham St Thomas a Becket Holy Communion

Yetminster St Andrew Holy Communion

There was an on-line Holy Communion service via Three Valleys Facebook 

for those who prefer not to come out yet. For text please click here.

For sermon please click here.

 

 

 

 
Live-Streaming of services
 
 
Please join our services through the Three Valleys Benefice Facebook Page page by following the link. (You will need to join Facebook).
 
[Mondays  6pm Compline or Ffald-y-Brenin Evening Prayer via Three Valleys Facebook or Zoom

For Compline text pleaseclick here.

For Ffald-y-Brenin Evening Prayer text please click here.

 

Wednesdays  6pm   Night Prayer via Zoom.

 

[or, sometimes, Compline via Three Valleys Facebook   For Compline text please click here].

 

Fridays 6.00pm An online service via Three Valleys Facebook]

 

The Church of England has issued  a link to a downloadable liturgy to be used at home should you wish to do so.

 https://www.churchofengland.org/sites/default/files/2020-03/midweek_worship_at_home_0.pdf.