Church of England Diocese of Canterbury Margate St. Philip, Northdown Park

Facilities and features

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Baby Changing Facilities
Car Park / Parking Available
Accessible Toilet
Accessible car parking
Ramped entrance
Hearing (induction) Loop

Our Building

Music and Worship

Groups, Courses and Activities

Kool Kids - Fortnightly (2nd and 4th Fridays during term time only) on a Friday from 18:30 to 20:00 for school years 2 to 6.
Teens club - Fortnightly on a Saturday from 18:30 to 20:30 for school years 7-11.

We run these 'as and when' (START, Alpha)

A course to help you find meaning to life, to make friends (and enjoy some good food!)
We do not have plans for an Alpha course at the moment, but, if we have enough interest, can arrange one!
E: [email protected]
T: 01843 231825

We run a number of small groups meeting at homes and at the church building.
Contact Church office for details.

CAP Money course is available at St. Philip's
Contact Sue Amor to sign up 01843 227168

Thursday mornings from 10:00 to 12:00.
Just turn up and be welcomed for coffee and conversation.

We have access to Debt counselling and help through Christians Against Poverty.

Discipleship course

We run an annual 'Holiday at Home' for older people, for one week in the summer time.

Christians Against Poverty courses and counselling.
Money course running at 7pm on 23rd Jan, 30th Jan and 6th Feb 2019.
Contact Sue Amor for details 01843 227168.

We host Thanet Winter Shelter every Sunday night from November 2018 to March 2019.
If you want to know more or volunteer, contact Roarke on 07534 979705.

Holiday at Home once a year in the summer and monthly CAMEO (Come And Meet Each Other) on third Tuesday of every month.

Noah's Ark, for Toddlers and their adults, every Friday from 9:30 to 11:00

Little people massage - contact Julie on 07815 297134

There are a number of volunteer opportunities at St. Philip's.
Our Place Café is always looking for Cooks, waiters, washer-uppers - contact Stuart on 07736 948115
Prayerline operates a satellite phone line for United Christian Broadcasters (answering the phone and praying with callers for one session each week - contact Daphne on 01843 232959
Other opportunities exist: primarily in the church office or in the church garden - contact Stuart on 07736 948115

See youth groups

Help for Visitors

Free wifi

Café open each Tuesday and Wednesday from 10:00 to 14:00 serving reasonably priced and great tasting food in a friendly atmosphere. Lone diners most welcome!

The Church building is open every morning from 9:00 to 12:00 as well as at many other times during the week when activities are on.

Other Features

We are part of the Thanet Food Link.
Donations welcome.
We do not distribute directly from St. Philip's.

Audio-Visual Facilities

We have excellent facilities for Community groups, both small and large.
Please contact Church office for current availability and rates.
01843 231825
[email protected]