Serving God, Serving our Community

We are delighted that our services in church have now resumed.

The pattern of services is shown below.

Check the front page of the website for the latest schedule.

The morning services will be recorded and made available on the Audio tab of this website, or you can listen to the latest service by dialling a local number 01580 234185.

Our Wednesday SPACE mid-week services will take place in church and the reflections will also be available in PDF format from the Audio tab as well.

 


The pattern of our monthly services in St Mary’s is shown below:

Sunday in the month10am11:15am4pm5:30pm
1stMorning Worship & Sunday ClubBCP Holy Communion
2ndMorning Worship
3rdCommunion & Sunday ClubFamilies Together*
4th**BCP Holy Communion
5thUnited Benefice Joint Service*
* Alternating between St Mary’s Frittenden and Trinity Sissinghurst – check calendar for details
** On the 4th Sunday there is a 10am Morning Worship Service with Sunday Club at Trinity Church Sissinghurst.

 

Services rota

Click on this link for the services rota from 7th November 2021 to 30th January 2022. Services Rota

Baptism and Christenings

Baptism and Christenings Whenever possible these ceremonies are held during a Morning Service. This enables the wider church family to welcome the child. These services are held on the 2nd sunday of the month at 9.30 a.m. However, should you prefer a private service, this can be arranged and more details can be obtained from The Rector (01580 852275). Email: rector@frittendenchurch.org.uk Baptism 1. The…

Confirmation

Confirmation What is Confirmation? What we now call confirmation was originally part of a wider ceremony of Christian initiation and only became a separate rite when bishops were no longer able to preside at all baptisms. Confirmation is carried out by the bishop for those who have been baptised and now wish to affirm for themselves their faith and their intention to…

Weddings

Thinking about a church wedding? Congratulations! You’re welcome to marry in church whatever your beliefs, whether or not you are baptised and whether or not you go to church. And, marrying in church has never been easier thanks to a change in the law which means you now have more churches to choose from. For such a special day, we offer a…

Funerals

Funerals   A funeral marks the close of a human life on earth. It is the opportunity for friends and family to express their grief, to give thanks for the life which has now completed its journey in this world and to commend the person into God’s keeping. As far back into history as we can penetrate, human beings seem to have…