Church of England Diocese of Guildford Shere

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Sunday

2nd Sunday Parish Communion

Every Second Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1hr 10m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

Common Worship (sung). On the second Sunday of the month Sunday Explorers [Sunday School] in the village school and join us as we receive Communion.

Refreshments Common Worship
Sunday

Holy Communion

Every First, Third Sunday at 8 a.m. for 40m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

Based on the Book of Common Prayer. If you're unfamiliar with the layout of the BCP there's an extract in booklet form to follow. We use the Common Worship Collect & Lectionary readings. If there's no 8am service in Shere there's one in Peaslake.

Book of Common Prayer
Sunday

Family Service

Every Fourth Sunday at 11:30 a.m. for 30m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

Songs, prayers (which are often said by children), Bible reading and/or talk or drama specifically designed for children & their families.

Family Friendly
Thursday

Communion

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. for 40m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

We use both the Book of Common Prayer and Common Worship liturgies. Whichever is being used, we use the Common Worship Collect and Lectionary at all these services and there are large print copies of the Liturgy. Those whose names are in the Book of Remembrance in Shere for a particular month are remembered on the last Thursday of that month.

Book of Common Prayer Common Worship
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday

Morning Prayer

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 8 a.m. for 30m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

Common Worship said. Usually Monday to Thursday (EXCEPT BANK HOLIDAYS). Exceptions, which are rare, are given in the Weekly Notes.

Common Worship
Sunday

5th Sunday 10am Service

Every Fifth Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1hr 10m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

To find out where it is see 'Pages & Links' to the right

Sunday
Every Fourth Sunday at 4:30 p.m. for 1hr

The Square
Shere
Guildford

A service for families that's very different. There's games to play, crafts, games etc, worship & lots of food! The timings given are the usual but it has to change from time to time so do check by looking at our services for the month.

Sunday

SERVICES

Every First Sunday at 12:01 a.m.

The Square
Shere
Guildford

This listing and the Calendar show only our NORMAL pattern of worship for SHERE only and DO NOT SHOW when, for example, Sunday Evening Prayer is replaced by something else or when a Sunday Parish Communion includes a Baptism.
Services in Peaslake and planned changes to Sunday services are included in the "Our Services in ... " and late changes & changes to weekday Morning & Evening Prayer in "Weekly Notes for ..." both under 'News' to the right.
Additional services for Festivals etc. are shown under the "Special Events" tab.
To check on anything please phone 01483 202394 or 203352.
The next line doesn't mean anything but it has to go in to put this at the top!

Sunday

Evening Prayer

Every Sunday at 6:30 p.m. for 40m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

Book of Common Prayer (said). If you're unfamiliar with the layout of the Book of Common Prayer there's an extract in booklet form to follow.

Book of Common Prayer
Sunday

5th Sunday Holy Communion

Every Fifth Sunday at 8 a.m. for 40m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

To find out where it is see 'Pages & Links' to the right

Thursday

'Prayers at 9'

Every Second, Fourth Thursday at 9 a.m. for 30m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

A quiet half hour of prayer and meditation, usually on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month except in August.

Sunday

First Sunday Unevensong

Every First Sunday at 6:30 p.m. for 45m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

Expect only the Unexpected.
An opportunity to experience those forms of worship, prayer and praise that are not a constant in our cycle of services.

Monday

'Little Fishes'

Every Monday at 10 a.m. for 30m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

With among other things bells, rattles and drums, this is a weekly service especially for mothers, fathers, carers, babies and toddlers. Lasting 30 minutes there are Bible related stories, children's prayers and music followed by coffee.
How long you stay is up to you!
There's a break for Christmas, Easter, Bank Holidays and the summer holidays. The Weekly Notes always show it along with other weekday services.

Refreshments Family Friendly
Sunday

4th Sunday Parish Communion

Every Fourth Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1hr 10m

The Square
Shere
Guildford

Common Worship (sung). There are Orders of Service to follow. The liturgy changes with the church's seasons. From time to time we have a Parish Communion with Baptism in a Family Friendly service. If there's no 10am service in Shere, there's one in Peaslake.

Refreshments Common Worship