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     Welcome to St Thomas Church, Southborough 

    A lively Anglican church

     

     

    To live the love of God, 

    in the Way of Christ Jesus

    in our parish and community.

     

    A Warm Welcome 

    Welcome to our website!  I’m delighted that you’re visiting. I hope that you find what you need, and we’d be very pleased to see you in person, whether you’re already part of the local community or come to us from further afield. We hope the website will give you the information you need – if it doesn’t, let me know

    You are very welcome at St Thomas’, whoever you are and whatever your reason for coming, whether you’re new to faith and church, looking for a new congregation, wandering or wondering, we are richer for having you with us.

    As an Anglican church community, we have served this corner of Southborough since 1860 and our desire today is to continue living the love of God, in the way of Jesus Christ, for everyone we meet.  

    We have a fine choral tradition and sing enthusiastically, work at our praying and reach out in inclusiveness and mutual support.

    Our pattern of worship is centred on the Eucharist - at 8am every Sunday and at 1030am most Sundays.  One Sunday in most months we have a non-communion, family service, involving all ages, both in the planning and the enjoyment of the service. Children are welcome at all of our services – little ones, bigger ones, wriggly, giggly and quiet ones – Jesus loved them all and so do we.  If your attention span is limited or you’re a bit shy, whatever your age, our Family Service may be a gentler introduction. Come and see.

    We also say Morning Prayer at 9am (Tuesday-Friday) and Evening Prayer at 5pm (Monday and Wedneday-Friday)  and I would value your presence at those services too.  If midweek works better for you, we have a Eucharist at 10.30 on a Wednesday morning

    If you’d like a chat, I’d love to hear from you and I look forward to seeing you soon.

    Revd Rachel Wilson

    Priest-in-Charge

    01892 525869

    Services and Events at St Thomas's Church this week

    Sunday 23 April

    Second Sunday of Easter

    8 am   The Eucharist

    10.30 am Parish Eucharist

    Monday

    24 April

    5 pm   Evening Prayer

    Tuesday

    25 April

    9 am   Morning Prayer

    7 pm   Guides

    Wednesday

    26 April

    9 am   Morning Prayer

    9.45 am   Holy Communion (BCP)

    10 am   Parent and Toddler Group

    Thursday

    27 April

    9 am   Morning Prayer

    5 pm   Evening Prayer

    7 pm   Choir Practice

    Friday

    28 April

    9 am   Morning Prayer

    5 pm   Evening Prayer

    5.45 pm   Brownies

    7.45 pm   Guides

    Saturday

    29 April

    9.30 am   STIFF Walk

    Sunday

    30 April

    Third Sunday of Easter

    8 am   The Eucharist

    10.30 am   Parish Eucharist and Ark

    12 noon   Annual Parish Church Meeting

    Forthcoming  Events and Dates for your Diary

    Sunday 30 April 12 noon - Annual Meeting of Parishioners and Annual Parochial Church Meeting

    Saturday 13 May at 7 pm - Quiz Night with Fish and Chip Supper.  Joint event with St Peter's and Christ Church, in the Parish Room.

    Sunday 15 October at 6.30 pm - Confirmation Service at St Thomas's

     

    Parish Administrator: Andrea Burgess

    Church Office: Tel 01892 617398

    email: saintthomas1860@btinternet.com

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