Holy Rood Church

Holy Rood Church and the parish hall are right next to the village centre. Most services and meetings happen here. We offer a variety of services to help you worship and learn about God.

We explore the Bible’s teachings about Jesus and the joy of connecting with the Holy Spirit (you can read our beliefs and aims here). Everyone is welcome to join our diverse congregation on Sundays and midweek.

10 am Family Worship:

  • Largest service in the parish
  • Informal and suitable for all ages
  • Modern songs and hymns led by a worship team
  • Includes Bible readings, a talk, prayers, and activities for children
  • Holy Communion on the second Sunday
  • Screens display song lyrics
  • Lasts about 1 hour and 15 minutes
  • Refreshments in the hall afterward

Children and Young People

  • Crèche and groups during school term
  • Check children’s groups here, and young people’s groups here
  • Baptism or Thanksgiving may be part of the 10 am service, learn more here

Evening Service:

  • Informal service at 7 pm on all but the first Sunday
  • Prayer and worship on the third Sunday
  • Worship Night once a term on the third Sunday, open to the whole area
  • Holy Communion on the fourth Sunday

Thursday Morning Service:

  • 10 am service, particularly for those not in work
  • Communion once a month
  • Extended fellowship and occasional lunches afterwards

General Information:

  • No dress code, wear what’s comfortable
  • Offering taken, but visitors need not contribute
  • Experience the warmth and friendship on a Sunday
  • Open invitation to all, whether local or visiting
  • Limited parking in the car park, but spaces available in nearby village car parks
Worshippers during Sunday morning service at Holy Rood Church

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Weekly services and events

  • Sunday, 10 am
    Family worship
  • Sunday, 7 pm (2nd, 3rd & 4th weeks)
    Evening service
  • Thursday, 10 am
    Mid-week service

Clergy, lay leaders and wardens

Recent sermons

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