Welcome to “Wivey and The Hills”!

Wiveliscombe, or Wivey as it known locally, is west of Taunton in Somerset, near to Exmoor National Park. Our Church of England Benefice comprises of churches in Wiveliscombe and the villages of Langley Marsh, Waterrow, Chipstable, Raddington, Clatworthy, Huish Champflower, Brompton Ralph and Tolland – villages nestled in the nearby Brendon Hills.

Whilst our church buildings are closed because of the covid-19 outbreak, please see our online church area for our latest news, online broadcasts, notices and magazine, and connect to the St. Andrews Facebook page using the button below for regular live broadcasts and posts.

Location Details

Church Street Wiveliscombe TA4 2LR

Latest Broadcasts

Seven Towers Service for Sunday 5th July Onwards

In our service this week we look at Matthew 11:16-30. 28 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11:28-30 Don’t forget the Zoom meeting on Sunday 5th at 8 p.m. for 40 minutes for anyone who would like to catch…

Seven Towers Service for Sunday 28th June Onwards

This week we explore the theme “One in Christ” based based on 1 Corinthians 12: 12-27. We also get to hear from Harry Benson on where he has seen God moving recently. Don’t forget the Zoom meeting on Sunday 28th at 8 p.m. for 40 minutes for anyone who would like to catch up with friends, and discuss anything on your mind. Thoughts and questions generated by this week’s online worship will be more than welcome, as will any thoughts…

Seven Towers Service for Sunday 21st June Onwards

This week we explore “Courageous Discipleship” as we look at Jesus’ instruction to his disciples and how to deal with persecution. Don’t forget the Zoom meeting on Sunday 21st at 8 p.m. for 40 minutes for anyone who would like to catch up with friends, and discuss anything on your mind. Thoughts and questions generated by this week’s online worship will be more than welcome, as will any thoughts about how the lockdown might be opening us up to new…

Latest Information

Opening Churches for Private Prayer

As from this Monday 15th June Each church in the benefice will devise its own schedule of opening for personal private prayer, because there are restrictions and safety procedures which must be observed to protect those praying from the risk of infection and all are able to open for private prayer in accordance with governmental and diocesan guidelines. The Hills Churches St Michael’s, Raddington and St Mary Magdalene, Clatworthy are open 11am till 12 noon on Sundays, St Peter’s, Huish…

Happy Ordinary Time, everyone!

(If you’re wondering what that is, it is the period between Trinity Sunday (the climax of all the spiritual observances which began with Holy Week) and Advent Sunday on 28th November. But don’t get the idea that it will be “ordinary” in the sense of hum-drum, boring , or soporific: “ordinary” in this context means “ordered” – in other words, given a structure and a purpose. And that purpose is to live and grow in the life of God’s Spirit whom…

My 2020 Covid-19 Time Capsule

As a thank you from Pulsford Lodge for all the community is doing to keep the staff and residents spirits up, they have some activity packs for children. You can download it here. or If you would like a paper copy sent to you please get in touch on admin@wiveychurches.org.uk and I will send one to you. Pulsford lodge have also placed some paper copies out side the home in a basket if you are passing on your walk.