Serving God, Serving our Community

Welcome

Welcome to the website for St Mary’s Church, Frittenden.

St Mary’s Church is part of the benefice of Sissinghurst with Frittenden. It is in the Weald Deanery of the Archdeaconry of Maidstone, in the Diocese of Canterbury.

We provide a range of services using both traditional and modern forms of worship over a monthly cycle. There is a weekly Sunday Club for children, an active choir and a dedicated team of bellringers.

Rev Fred Olney
Rev Fred Olney

The Rector, Rev Fred Olney, can be reached on 01580 852275, or by email: fred.olney01@gmail.com

 

You will be very welcome to join us at any of our services or forthcoming events, the details are below:

Services

Morning Prayer – Common Worship

This service follows the modern service book used in the Church of England. At these services both modern and traditional hymns are used led by the organ and choir.    

S.P.A.C.E.

Silence Prayer And Communion Ending by 9:30

Holy Communion (BCP)

This service follows the traditional Book of Common Prayer wording and uses traditional hymns with the occasional modern one, led by the organ and choir.

Morning Worship – Harvest

This is a less formal and shorter service catering for the whole family. Music includes both traditional and modern hymns and songs and is led from the piano and other instruments.

Holy Communion – Common Worship

This is the modern service book used in the Church of England. At these services both modern and traditional hymns are used led by the organ and choir.

Morning Worship

This is a less formal and shorter service catering for the whole family.

Other upcoming events

Youth Club

C.A.M.E.O. tea and coffee

Come And Meet Each Other – informal get together over a cup of tea or coffee. If you are new to the village, or have lived here for ever this is a great opportunity to meet and get to know others. Everyone is welcome

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Organised by Lucy Welham, to be held in St Mary’s Church.

Touch base

Just started secondary school? Missing your friends from Sissinghurst or Frittenden COE Primary schools? We have a place you can meet up. Touch Base @ the Parish Rooms, Trinity Church Sissinghurst. Cakes and refreshments. Table tennis and fun with friends. 5 – 6.30 pm  on 27th September, 25th October and 29th November

Prayer Breakfast

Monthly prayer breakfast open to all in the Benefice. Please let Frederick Higgs know if you are planning to attend: 01622 890863

C.A.M.E.O. tea and coffee

Come And Meet Each Other – informal get together over a cup of tea or coffee. If you are new to the village, or have lived here for ever this is a great opportunity to meet and get to know others. Everyone is welcome!

Gift Day

Our Gift Day is an opportunity for everyone who lives in Frittenden to help with a contribution, however large or small, to help maintain the fabric and structure of St Mary’s Church. The building defines our village and is at its heart, where even occasional churchgoers will come for baptisms, weddings and funerals. We have to find over £60,000 each year to…