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Worship & Music

Service Times

DUE TO THE LATEST COVID OUTBREAK
WE ARE CLOSED FOR PUBLIC WORSHIP…
… BUT WE ARE OPEN FOR PRIVATE PRAYER

Weekdays:

8:30 am Silent contemplation
9:00 am Morning Prayer
The morning office is a short service when we are able to listen to the great stories of the bible each as they unfold. We say the appointed psalms of the day and we pray for the world, our local community and for one another.

Sunday:

8:00 am Holy Eucharist (with traditional language), Common Worship.
This is a said service with a sermon but without hymns. It lasts for about 40 minutes and takes place in the Lady Chapel.
10:00 am Holy Eucharist, Common Worship.
This is the parish celebration of our Lord’s Day of Resurrection which is also the Sabbath Day, the day of rest and recreation, a day of play! The parish Eucharist is a devotion of play and worship. The choir sings and accompanies the rest of the congregation as we offer to God ourselves to his service. The Eucharist lasts for just over one hour. Refreshments are served at the end of the service.
6:30 pm First Sunday of the month Silent Prayer 30 mins,
all other Sundays Taizé Prayer (from September – July)
This is a meditative service using the chants from Taizé, as well as silence. The Lady Chapel is beautifully decorated with candlelight and icons.

Thursday:

10:00 am Holy Eucharist (with traditional language), Common Worship.
This is a short but beautiful service in the Lady Chapel which takes about 35 minutes after which we all retire to the Threshold space (Narthex) for a coffee and a chat. On the first Thursday of each month a liturgy of healing takes place within the context of the Eucharist, including the laying on of hands and the anointing of oil for the sick.

Today's Prayers

George, Martyr, Patron of England

Morning Prayer
Evening Prayer

From the Church of England web site
© The Archbishops' Council

News

Monthly food bank date change!

From now on the food bank collection will take place at St Michael’s on the 1st Wednesday of every month from 11am to 1pm.
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Experiencing church from home

If you have a device you can easily join us on Sunday live or through the Youtube channel at your leisure.
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Talk on the refugee crisis

What can local Christians do to help this humanitarian disaster? Michael Taylor will attempt to navigate us through the rapids.
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Baby & Toddler

Postponed - read more for latest update ...
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New church open hours

The church will remain open on Saturdays and Monday - Wednesday between 10am and 12noon.
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THE MINISTRY OF HEALING AT ST MICHAEL’S

This ministry will cease during the Coronavirus period.
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GLUTEN-FREE COMMUNION WAFERS AVAILABLE

Please indicate to one of the clergy or a member of the welcome team before the service if you would prefer a gluten-free communion wafer.
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