St Francis’ Church

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We believe that God is calling us to be a growing church at the heart of our community.
We aim to grow closer to God in worship and relationship, closer to each other as friends and as a caring people, and closer to the community and local parish that we serve, seeking to tell and demonstrate the love of God to all.



Update on worship services at St Francis Church

Our church buildings are once again closed for public worship until 6 December. However we are still open for private prayer and a “space to Be”. Currently restricted to 16 people.

Masks and social distancing must be adhered to. (masks available on entry and sanitizing of hands is also required.

Chairs that help keep distancing are indicated.

Join us on Zoom for Sunday Worship (details below)





Virtual Services via Zoom link

You are welcome to participate in our weekly live Zoom services.

Sundays 10.30 am (time may change keep a lookout)

Please contact Rev Diane Peters on


Rev S Hodges on  or 01483 504228


All other gatherings at Churches  have been put on hold until further guidelines permit.

Any Member of our local community is invited to place prayers in the ‘new Community Prayer box’ located at the front doors of the church.

If you or know of anyone in particular need of prayer, please put your written name/prayer/request at it will be opened before each prayer time.

Please check out the parish home page link above or the recent posts section on the right for the latest events and information with our church.




Supporting You

If you need prayer support for anyone or any situation, please phone the Rev’d Stefanie Hodges (01483 504228)

Home Communion is available for any parishioner who is sick or housebound. Please speak with Stefanie.