Sat 14 Dec -at Hardington Bampfylde church, near Faulkland. 3.00 pm. Come and sing festive carols to the accompaniment of the wonderful Bath Vintage Brass Band. Wrap up warm and enjoy mulled wine after the service!
SUN 15 DEC in Rode at 3.00 pm. Live cast and a real donkey! Come and hear and see the Christmas story and join in the carol singing. Enjoy a mince pie and a glass of mulled wine. Meet at the top of Marsh Road. Everyone welcome.
SUN 15 DEC in Norton St Philip church at 6.00 pm. Come and join us for this traditional, festive celebration of Christmas and afterwards for mince pies and mulled wine.
The Parish came together for evensong on Sunday in Hemington to celebrate the faithful ministry at St Mary’s as it was vested to the Churches Conservation Trust (CCT). A packed congregation filled this beautifully decorated church where services have been held since 1230 to hear the Archdeacon, Anne Gells, the Patron, Rev Owen-Jones, the current […]
We are currently celebrating the Feast of Christ the King. Our King is calling from the hungry furrows whilst we are cruising through the aisles of plenty, our hoardings screen us from the man of sorrows, our soundtracks drown his murmur: ‘I am thirsty.’ He stands in line to sign in as a […]
The Parish is seeking an Associate Priest to provide 6 sessions a week in mission and ministry. With vision and creativity you should be ordained, a rural pioneer, and an initiator of new ideas who has spiritual insight which enables you to see God’s work in our rural communities. Click here for more information on […]
UPDATE: Sat 7 Sept 2.00 – 5.30 pm Palairet Hall, Norton St Philip ‘Seeking God’s Way’ Please join us and share in the findings from our Listening project. We will be bringing all of the collected information before our God and Father and praying for his guidance More information to follow……. As a parish […]
In brief, from the latest PCC on 27 June 2019:- The Diocese has given the green light to proceed to advertise the House for Duty post Feedback of all data collated from PMC will be on Saturday 7 Sept in the Palairet Hall at 2.00 pm Safeguarding is now well in place across the parish […]
Are you thinking of getting married this year? Well, there’s still time to arrange your big day and there are still some dates in the Parish Diary to book your wedding in one of our beautiful rural churches. The Parish includes those churches in the Somerset villages of Norton St Philip, Rode, Hemington, Laverton, Farleigh […]
Abandoned but not forgotten Alok Pal, at just 19 years of age, was very excited to be joining his first vessel. He worried little at the time that his family had paid $5,000 to a shipping agent to secure his passage because he had been promised that he could pay that back and make a […]