Church Services

You will always be welcome at our services

The following is illustrative of a typical week, but for this week’s services please see the current Pew Sheet on the Notice Board

Regular Services at St Peters
WEEKDAY SERVICES

Notes and Timings on the Services Offered

 

 

Monday – Friday: 8.30 am: Morning Prayer
Monday: 5.00 pm: Evening Prayer
These normally last 15-20 mins and are held in the intimacy of the St James’s Chapel in the Church

Wednesday: 10.00 am: Eucharist (said)

SUNDAY MORNINGS

The 8.00am Holy Communion service includes a short address and lasts for about 35 minutes, following the traditional language of the Book of Common Prayer.

The 9.30 Parish Eucharist is our principal service and is in contemporary language. Hymns and music are led by the choir. There is a sermon preached by one of the ministers. Prayers and readings are led by members of the congregation. The service lasts about an hour and there is a chance to meet over coffee in the Church afterwards.

SUNDAY EVENINGS

At 6.30pm on the second and last Sunday evening we have Choral Evensong*. As well as hymns the choir sings a mix of contemporary and traditional music. There is a short sermon. The service follows the traditional language of the Book of Common Prayer and lasts about 50 minutes.

At 6.30pm on the third Sunday we have a Taizé Service*.

The history of this movement can be found at www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taizé_Community

Please note these are held at 4pm November to March

 OCCASIONAL SERVICES

Other special services and occasional variations to the above programme will be advertised in the weekly pew sheet and on the Notice Board.