S.Giles, Whittington

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St Giles is the Anglican parish church of Whittington and the only place of worship in the village. We welcome everyone.

Our vision statement is as follows:

Our aim is to share Jesus Christ's message of love and forgiveness with the whole community. We seek to do this by providing opportunities for
* Worshipping God
* Caring for all
* Learning about the Christian Faith


Our regular worship services are both traditional (BCP) and modern (Common Worship), with a monthly all-age Family service and occasional Celtic, Healing services, Praise & Prayer and Songs of Praise. Robed choir at Evensong.
Mainly organ accompaniment, but sometimes keyboard/music group.
Hymn books: Anglican Hymns Old and New and Ancient & Modern NS.
NIV Bibles in pews.

Alpha and Start courses run from time to time. Active MU group. Sunday morning groups for children & teens. Very active scouts, cubs, beavers, guides, brownies, rainbows.

We regularly support mission agencies, including USPG, SPCK Feed the Minds, Church Army, Church Housing Trust, Lichfield Christian Schools Work Trust.

We are working and praying for church growth in every sense, and our goal is to bring people to mature faith in Jesus Christ so that they can be strong disciples in their everyday lives.

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Rev'd Fiona Haskett
The Vicarage,
5 Bramley Way,
Whittington,
Lichfield
WS14 9SB
(01543) 432233

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Coffee Stop
A chance to sit down and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and a slice of cake in relaxed and friendly surroundings in the meeting room of the Thomas Spencer Hall. If you need transport, please contact Fiona or Helen.
Every Thursday at 10:30 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Coffee
 
Holy Communion Lite + Junior Church
Junior Church in the Thomas Spencer Hall at the same time as a simplified service of Holy Communion in Church. For all children of Primary School age, we will learn about God through games, fun activities and stories.
Every fourth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Family Friendly Sunday School Coffee
 
Advent Service of Light
A candlelit service of Advent Hymns, Carols, Anthems and Readings
Sunday 30th November 2014 at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly
 
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Sunday

Holy Communion (BCP)
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM for ¾ hour
Book of Common Prayer
Parish Communion
Common Worship
Every first third and fifth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour and 10 minutes.
creche Coffee Common Worship
Holy Communion Lite + Junior Church
Junior Church in the Thomas Spencer Hall at the same time as a simplified service of Holy Communion in Church. For all children of Primary School age, we will learn about God through games, fun activities and stories.
Every fourth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Family Friendly Sunday School Coffee
Parish Praise
Every second Sunday at 10:00 AM for 50 minutes
Family Friendly Coffee
Evensong
Organ, hymns, sermon
Every first Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Choral Evensong
Organ, robed choir, hymns, sermon
Every second third fourth and fifth Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour and 10 minutes.

Monday

Community Choir
Every Monday at 7:30 PM

Tuesday

Quiet Space
A time to reflect, pray and worship God in a guided but quiet and unhurried way.
Every last Tuesday at 8:00 PM for 40 minutes

Wednesday

Holy Communion
Every Wednesday at 9:30 AM for 40 minutes
Sunbeams
Every other
Wednesday at 10:30 AM
Bell Ringing Practice
Every Wednesday at 7:30 PM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly

Thursday

Coffee Stop
A chance to sit down and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and a slice of cake in relaxed and friendly surroundings in the meeting room of the Thomas Spencer Hall. If you need transport, please contact Fiona or Helen.
Every Thursday at 10:30 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Coffee
Whist for Pleasure
Never played cards before? Don't worry, the emphasis is on pleasure and friendship. Beginners and experienced players welcome. £1 per session includes refreshments. In the Thomas Spencer Hall.
Every Thursday at 2:00 PM for 2 hours
Coffee
Choir Practice
Every Thursday at 7:45 PM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Saturday

Messy Church
Messy crafts, songs, story, fun and a hot meal in the Thomas Spencer Hall. Suitable for all ages.
Every second Saturday at 3:30 PM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Coffee
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Advent Service of Light
A candlelit service of Advent Hymns, Carols, Anthems and Readings
Sunday 30th November 2014 at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly
Sunday School Youth Group Bell Ringing Regular Choir Grade 2 Listed Building Conservation Area Supports Fairtrade goods Spire/steeple Floodlighting Stained glass Guidebooks / notes Organ Audio Visual Facilities Church Open Nurture Courses Back to Church Sunday Wheelchair Access / Ramp Wheelchair accessible toilets Hearing / Induction Loop Large Print Hymnbooks / Orders of Service Toilets Visitor Parking Available
Bookings

Good modern hall with excellent kitchen. Popular for parties, celebrations, wedding receptions, meetings, etc at reasonable cost.Booking secretary:Mrs Sara Dyott, tel. 01543 262300

Visit our Church

Daily 9am - dusk.

Nurture Courses

Alpha & Start currently available. Emmaus has been run, but not currently. Confirmation courses as required.

 
Other information
Clergy: The Revd Fiona Ann HASKETT
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 4628
Diocesan ID: 20/44
Built: 13c/1761/1884
Architect: Peter Brownhill
Style of worship: Open Evangelical
Our Patron: Bishop of Lichfield
Archdeaconry: LICHFIELD (201)
Deanery: LICHFIELD (20102)
Benefice: Whittington w Weeford (20/430BH)
Parish Legal Name: Whittington (200044 20/44)
CofE Church Info: (620044 20/44)
Short URL: acny.uk/4628/
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The current editor is: Fiona Haskett

 
 
S.Giles : Church Street, Whittington, Staffordshire, WS14 9LE

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