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. for Lent

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.

Holy Communion (BCP)

This service follows the traditional Book of Common Prayer wording. There is no music or Sunday Club at the 8.00 am service.

All Age Worship

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

Maundy Thursday Holy Communion with simple meal

The Holy Communion Service on Maundy Thursday will include a simple meal and commemorate The Last Supper. Please let Tony or Judy Staples know if you will be attending, tel: 852226.  

Other upcoming events

Moving Mountains

Prayer for the needs of the parish in the Upper Room

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!

Messy Church in conjunction with Trinity Church Sissinghurst

Creative fun, food, craft, songs & a Bible story for all the family (no unaccompanied children). All welcome.  For catering purposes, it would be really helpful if you could let us know if you’re hoping to come.  Email: angela.olney@gmail.com Note: On Saturday 16th February and Saturday 20th April Messy Church will take place in St Mary’s Church Frittenden.  

Messy Church in conjunction with Trinity Church, Sissinghurst

Creative fun, food, craft, songs & a Bible story for all the family (no unaccompanied children). All welcome.  For catering purposes, it would be really helpful if you could let us know if you’re hoping to come.  Email: angela.olney@gmail.com