Church Events

This information reflects what is happening in our churches.

Christmas in our Hills Churches

Below are the planned Christmas Service in our hills Churches, if you would like to know more about the service then please get in contact with the churchwarden or have a look at the church notice board. St Peter’s Huish Champflower.Carols around the Tree: Sunday 20th December at 10amWith Reg Taylor on his accordion To our carols we hope ‘yule’ comeThere is no sining ‘yule’ have to hum!Instruments there will be to play,It will be different we have to say. Why…

Stars and Angels Templates

Help decorate St Andrew’s this Christmas by decorating or creating your very own Stars and Angels. You may like to add a prayer or message to your star. Please bring them along to St Andrew’s anytime from 7th December.

The Big Doorstep Carol Sing – Sunday 20th December 2020 at 6:00pm

Gather on your doorstep, in the street or in whatever way is possible on the night and sing along to some familiar Carols and share tidings of Comfort and Joy with your neighbours and friends! Andrew Norris will be our host on 10 Radio, introducing the Carols, sung on the radio by local singers and musicians to keep us all connected and in time. You will be able to download the carols and music nearer the time from this website page, or pick them up from Jones Garage in Wiveliscombe!  So make a…

Live Stream of Remembrance Service – Sunday 8th November 2020

Our Remembrance Service for 2020 will be streamed live from St Andrews at 10:45am on Sunday 8th November. It will also be available to watch at any time afterwards. The service will be led by Martin Walker (St Andrews) and Martin Parry (Wivey Evangelical Church), and it service will include contributions from the local community and representatives of the forces. The service will also be broadcast live on 10 Radio at the same time. To see the service either live…

Lockdown 2

With the government lockdown now in place, church services have been suspended for November, sadly this includes this Sunday’s Remembrance Service. Churches will remain open weekdays for private prayer. Please follow the guidance on the noticeboards and follow the, hands, face, space guidelines, along with the track and trace procedures. 10 Radio will broadcast ‘A Service for Remembrance’ on 10Radio.org as part of the Home Service from 10.30am, or from your radio on 105.3fm. and also Seven Towers Service for…

Shoe Box Appeal 2020

We are once again supporting the shoeboxappeal.org. Bring some Joy this Christmas. Despite the difficulties that they face every day, through poverty, illness, disability, or other disadvantages, receiving a shoebox brings such joy to children and adults in Eastern Europe, that their faces light up with huge smiles. You can make such a difference to lives that are otherwise almost hopeless. If you are having a problem sourcing an empty shoebox this year then please use a drawstring bag (no…

THE TWO MOORS FESTIVAL

Exmoor Weekend is Coming to ST. ANDREW’S and Covid Safe Friday 2nd October 6-7p.m & 9-10 p.m. Misha Mullov-Abbado JazzMisha and his group will play a set of original compositions from this star of the jazz scene. Saturday 3rd October 3-4 p.m & 7-8 p.m. Elisabeth Brauss, PianoTo celebrate the return of concerts after the lockdown, Elisabeth’s recital features works by Scarlatti, Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Chopin Stunning young pianist, winner of numerous international competitions and a BBC New Generation Artist.…

Church Services Resume

Sunday morning services at St Andrew’s will resume as from this Sunday 19th July at 10.45 a.m. This week, the service will be Morning Prayer. To minimise the spread of infection, we shall meet in the churchyard during July and August. Individuals will be asked to keep  a 2 metre safe distance. Members of households can sit together without distancing. We shall only meet inside the church if the weather makes outdoor worship impossible. Please bring your own chair(s) No…

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…