West Peckham: St Dunstan

From Revd Gary Townsend, Priest-in-Charge of Mereworth, Wateringbury and West Peckham ...

Following the sad news this evening of the death of our dearly beloved queen Elizabeth II I just want to assure anyone who intends to attend a church service this Sunday of a very warm welcome.We shall be saying prayers of thanks for Her Majesty, her long life and wonderful reign as well as praying for the Royal Family, our nation and the many thousands across the world who mourn her loss.Our services this Sunday:10:00 traditional morning prayer service at Mereworth10:00 communion service at Wateringbury11:30 short modern service at West Peckham17:00 modern worship service with our youth group at Mereworth
Here's is a little Christian prayer you might like to use at home and with your family:

Heavenly Father,

We thank you for the long life and reign of queen Elizabeth the II.Please console her family, our communities, nation and all who mourn her passing. Please comfort and guide us and our leaders through the days ahead and we ask for your blessing upon King Charles III.

We ask this prayer in the name of the Lord Jesus.


The parish of West Peckham: St Dunstan is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Rochester’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

Our PSO is Mrs Stevie Kiggins email: [email protected]

The Lead DSA is Greg Barry- Lead Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser email: [email protected]

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Revd Gary Townsend

72, The Street

ME18 5NA

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Sunday 45

Every First, Fourth Sunday at 11:30 a.m. for 1hr
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Church Road
West Peckham

A sunday service, which last 45 minutes. Informal, for those new to faith, new to the village, passing visitors or walkers taking a breather before heading to The Swan on the Green next door.
Every 4th Sunday we are led in our worship by the St Dunstan's Young Singers

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