St. Margaret's Church, Warnham

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St. Margaret's is a friendly village church with a community built around the shared life of Jesus Christ and worship is central to everything we do. By tradition the Church is middle of the road Anglican with moderate Catholic ceremonial (vestments, Reserved Sacrement). As the only Church in the village we try to provide something for all tastes. We have strong loyalty to the Book of Common Prayer and are one of the few village Churches still to offer choral evensong. We are also exploring contemporary worship and enjoy a wide musical tradition from classic anthems to modern worship songs.

Our bell ringers are the finest in the county and we are very proud of our work with children and young people. The Church's year is fully celebrated with many moving and well attended special services at festivals. Our congregation expect intelligent, relevant preaching and we are beginning to discover the value of home fellowship groups and other less formal ways of being in church together.

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Christopher Loveless
The Vicarage
Church Street
Near Horsham
West Sussex
RH12 3QW
(01403) 265041

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Messy Church
Held in the New Hall Warnham Primary School.
Every first Friday at 3:15 PM for 2 hours
Family Friendly
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Morning Prayer
Every Sunday at 7:00 AM for 40 minutes
Holy Communion
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM
Morning Worship
Every first Sunday at 10:00 AM
Parish Communion
Every second fourth and fifth Sunday at 10:00 AM

Ends Friday 7th November 2014.
Resumes Tuesday 11th November 2014
Sunday School Coffee Common Worship
Church room during term time
term time only
Every second fourth and fifth Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Sunday School
Family Communion
On 21 July this service will be held in the open air. Please feel free to bring a picnic.
Every third Sunday at 10:00 AM
Every first Sunday at 11:30 AM
Orchard Lodge Service
at Orchard Lodge, in June on 22nd not 15th
Every third Sunday at 2:30 PM
Messy Communion
Venue - Parish Room The format will be a short time of worship and story-telling, with a Children’s Communion: the whole thing no more than half an hour. After the worship there will be a high tea (rolls, cheese, spreads, biscuits) for everybody
Every first Sunday at 4:00 PM for ½ hour
Evening Prayer
On second Sunday in October instead of Evensong
Every first Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Not on Second Sunday in October
Every second third and fourth Sunday at 6:30 PM
Book of Common Prayer
Informal Communion
Every second Sunday at 6:30 PM
Every fifth Sunday at 6:30 PM
"Enter" Youth Service
Venue St Mark's Horsham
Every second Sunday at 7:00 PM
Every first and fourth Sunday at 7:45 PM


Morning Prayer
Every Monday at 7:30 AM
Evening Prayer
Every Monday at 5:00 PM


Morning Prayer
Every Tuesday at 7:30 AM
Evening Prayer
Every Tuesday at 5:00 PM
Prayer Group, 20 Wyvern Place
Every second Tuesday at 7:30 PM for 1 hour


Morning Prayer
Every Wednesday at 7:30 AM
Warnham Bambis Toddlers Group
Term time only
Every Wednesday at 9:15 AM for 1½ hours
Warnham Bambis Toddlers Service
Term time only
Every first Wednesday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
St Margaret's Court Holy Communion
Every first Wednesday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Village Lunch Club
not during Lent
Every second Wednesday at 12:00 PM for 2 hours
Evening Prayer
Every Wednesday at 5:00 PM


Morning Prayer
Every Thursday at 7:30 AM
Holy Communion
Every Thursday at 10:30 AM
the WI Inspiring Women
Secretary - Isobel King
Every second Thursday at 2:15 PM for 1½ hours
Evening Prayer
Every Thursday at 5:00 PM
Junior Ichthus
Every Thursday at 5:30 PM
Bellringing Practice
Every Thursday at 7:30 PM


Morning Prayer
Every Friday at 7:30 AM
Friday Forum
Please contact Eileen Boud or Yvonne Almond
Every fourth Friday at 2:30 PM
Messy Church
Held in the New Hall Warnham Primary School.
Every first Friday at 3:15 PM for 2 hours
Family Friendly
Evening Prayer
Every Friday at 5:00 PM
Choir Practice
except on Good Friday when it is held on Maundy Thursday
Every Friday at 6:30 PM
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All Saints Eve Children's service and Party
Friday 31st October 2014 at 6:00 PM
All Saints Day Holy Communion
Music: Faure's requiem
Saturday 1st November 2014 at 6:30 PM
All Souls Requiem Communion
replaces informal communion
Sunday 2nd November 2014 at 6:30 PM
Fireworks Party
to be held at Durfold
Tuesday 4th November 2014 at 5:30 PM for 2 hours
Warnham School Communion Service
Wednesday 5th November 2014 at 2:00 PM for 1 hour
PCC meeting
Wednesday 5th November 2014 at 7:30 PM
Service of Remembrance
Sunday 9th November 2014 at 10:30 AM for 1½ hours
Sunday School Youth Group Bell Ringing Live Music / Concerts Regular Choir Grade 1 Listed Building Conservation Area Supports Fairtrade goods Tower Floodlighting Stained glass Organ Hall for hire Church Open Nurture Courses Wheelchair Access / Ramp Hearing / Induction Loop Toilets Baby Changing Facilities

Parish room, please contact Tricia Merryweather on 01403 252069.

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7.30 - 6pm Daily.

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Other information
Clergy: The Revd Christopher Hugh LOVELESS
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 19586
Diocesan ID: BJ1311
Built: Circa 1250
Style of worship: Village Anglican
Our Patron: Jonathan Lucas
Archdeaconry: HORSHAM (102)
Deanery: HORSHAM (10203)
Benefice: Warnham (10/350 L)
Parish Legal Name: Warnham (100218 10/218)
CofE Church Info: (610218 10/218)
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The current editor is: Susan Howlett

St. Margaret's Church : Church Street, Warnham, West Sussex, RH12 3QW

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