Lent Groups

Lent Discussion Groups and Lent Lunches 2017

Churches Together in the Claydons Lent Course – Six weekly sessions - 'At the Cross' This course looks at six people who witnessed the crucifixion of Jesus.

Thursdays 11.15am – 12.45pm starting on 2nd March and ending on 6th April.  Bishop Andrew Shergold is leading a Discussion Group at his home 9A, Buckingham Road, Steeple Claydon.  At the close of this meeting a soup lunch will be served, please bring an item of food to share if you would like to.  Non-participants are welcome to join the soup lunch

Fridays 7.30pm – 9.00pm starting on 3rd March and ending on 7th April. Katy Morris from the Methodist Church is leading a Discussion Group at the Mark Bulman Parish Room, St Michael's Church, Steeple Claydon

The Claydons & Swan Team Discussion Group –  Five weekly sessions - Pilgrim Course on the Beatitudes

Mondays 10.30am – 12 noon with refreshments from 10.15am starting on 6th March and ending on 3rd April at 1 Barclay Close, Charndon led alternately by Revd Angela Mann and Revd David Hiscock

Mondays 7.30pm – 9.00pm starting on 6th March and ending on 3rd April at Steeple Claydon Rectory led by Revd Wendy Callan

Tuesdays 8.00pm – 9.30pm starting on 7th March and ending on 4th April with refreshments from 7.45pm at Marsh Gibbon URC led by Revd David Hiscock

Wednesdays 2.30pm – 4.00pm starting on 8th March and ending on 5th April at Twyford URC led by Revd Barrie Cheetham

Thursdays 8.00pm – 9.30pm starting on 9th March and ending on 6th April with refreshments from 7.45pm at Grendon Underwood Rectory led by Revd Angela Mann


For participants of both courses we will ask for a donation of £5 for each booklet. People are encouraged to enrol in advance, if possible, to assist planning and to enable further booklets to be purchased if required.


 LENT LUNCHES  12.00 noon – 1.30pm

Wednesday 8th March - Edgcott Village Hall

Friday 17th March - Marsh Gibbon URC

Tuesday 21st March - St Leonard’s, Grendon Underwood 

Wednesday 29th March - The Crown Pub, Twyford

Monday 3rd April - The Old School, Preston Bissett

Come and enjoy a delicious lunch of home-made soup with fresh bread, fruit and a cup of tea or coffee. Donations for Bicester Food Bank may be left in the bowl at the end of your meal.


Maunday Thursday 13th April - 12.30pm - Holy Communion will be celebrated at St Michael's Church, Steeple Claydon followed by a Lent Lunch in the Mark Bulman Parish Room at 1.00pm