St Michael, Kirkham

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St. Michael's Parish Church, Kirkham

welcomes you just as you are

Please visit our main website for further information, this week's Diary and details of special services and events

Worship and Visiting

We come together for our main weekly worship on Sundays at 10.00am.  These services range from a traditional sung Eucharist with robed choir and organist to a simpler and less formal All-Age Family Service.  The latter is on the second Sunday of the month and is followed by a separate service of Holy Communion.

For a quieter, more reflective experience, we offer the Office of Morning Prayer on Tuesdays at 9.00am, Compline on Sundays at 6.00pm and a said Holy Communion service on Thursdays at 9.30am.

Details of these can be found under the Services and Events tab.

Our beautiful building is open daily from 9.00am to 5.00pm.  Anyone is welcome to come inside to enjoy the history and tranquility and to take time to pray or simply to sit and admire.

Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals

To arrange a Baptism (Christening), Service of Thanksgiving or Wedding please come to the Parish Office on a Monday or Friday 9.30am-12.00pm (turn right immediately behind the Church).  If those times are not convenient please phone the Office on 01772 687076 and your call will be returned. Thank you.

To discuss a Funeral please contact your funeral director in the first instance, who will then contact us.

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Vicar: The Rev'd Richard Bunday TOHP
The Vicarage
Church Street

Associate Vicar: The Rev'd Kevan Thorn
Assistant Curate: The Rev'd Jane Atkinson
Please contact both of the above via the Parish Office.
01772 687076 (Parish/Area Dean's Office)

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Holy Communion
This is a spoken service using traditional language without a sermon or hymns.
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM for ½ hour
Book of Common Prayer
Sung Eucharist
This service is in modern language and includes sung responses, a sermon and is accompanied by a robed choir and organist. Children aged between 5 and 11 years may wish to attend our Sunday Club. This meets in the room in the back of the Church. The children rejoin the service shortly before it ends.
Every first third and fifth Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Sunday School Coffee Common Worship
All-Age Family Service
This is shorter service in simpler modern language without Holy Communion. It includes an informal sermon and hymns and is accompanied by an unrobed choir and organist. It is attended by St. Michael affiliated Rainbows, Brownies and Guides. After coffee, this service is followed by a separate service of Holy Communion.
Every second Sunday at 10:00 AM for 40 minutes
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship
Family Eucharist
This is a simpler service in modern language. It includes sung responses, a sermon and hymns and is accompanied by a robed choir and organist.
Every fourth Sunday at 10:00 AM for 50 minutes
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship
Holy Communion
This is a spoken service in modern language which follows our monthly All-Age Family Service. It includes a sermon and is without hymns.
Every second Sunday at 11:15 AM for ½ hour
Coffee Common Worship
Compline (Night Prayer)
Every Sunday at 6:00 PM for 20 minutes
Incense Common Worship


Morning Prayer (Daily Office)
Every Tuesday at 9:00 AM for 20 minutes
Common Worship


Holy Communion
This is a spoken service using modern language and does not include hymns or a sermon.
This service will be replaced by the 7.30pm Maundy Thursday Eucharist on 2nd April 2015
Every Thursday at 9:30 AM for ½ hour
Coffee Common Worship



Wheelchair accessible toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Floodlight

Church Open The Church is open daily 9.00-5.00
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 11657
Style of worship: Liberal catholic
Archdeaconry: LANCASTER (532)
Deanery: KIRKHAM (53207)
Benefice: Kirkham (03/138 K)
Parish Legal Name: Kirkham (530194 3/194)
CofE Church Info: (603194 3/194)
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This page was last updated on Thursday 8th October 2015
St Michael : Church Steet, Kirkham, Lancashire, PR4 2SL

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