St Martin, Windermere

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St. Martin's is a family friendly, community based church in the
heart of Bowness-on-Windermere. We are very pleased to
welcome visitors to any of our services.

The church building dates from the fifteenth century with
substantial but sympathetic restoration in 1870. It is a Grade I
listed building with its East window being a particularly
important feature. The glass in the window came to us from
Cartmel Priory and is older than the present church building.
Some of the glass dates from the 1260s, and one panel includes
arms which may be those of the Washington family.

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James Richards
The Rectory
Longlands Road
Bowness-on-Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 3AS
(015394) 44176 (Church office) or (015394) 43063 (Rectory)

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  • Special Events
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Carols and Candlelight
A service of readings and carols for Christmas
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:00 PM for 50 minutes
Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
 
Christingle service
Oranges, candles, Christmas - a service for all the family. Collection towards the work of The Children's Society
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 3:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols
 
First Eucharist of Christmas
A midnight service of Holy Communion taking us from Christmas Eve into the very beginning of Christmas morning.
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:30 PM for 1½ hours
Christmas Carols
 
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Carols and Candlelight
A service of readings and carols for Christmas
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:00 PM for 50 minutes
Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
Christingle service
Oranges, candles, Christmas - a service for all the family. Collection towards the work of The Children's Society
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 3:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols
First Eucharist of Christmas
A midnight service of Holy Communion taking us from Christmas Eve into the very beginning of Christmas morning.
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:30 PM for 1½ hours
Christmas Carols
All Age Christmas Communion
A family friendly celebration for Christmas morning
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols
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Sunday

Holy Communion (BCP)
A said service of Holy Communion with a short sermon.
Every first third and fifth Sunday at 8:00 AM for 50 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion (Order One)
A said service of Holy Communion with a short sermon.
Every second and fourth Sunday at 8:00 AM for 50 minutes
Common Worship
Morning Worship
Our main Sunday service is usually Order One Holy Communion with provision for children and refreshments after the service. Sometimes there will be an all age service which may not include communion.
Every Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Family Friendly Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship

Wednesday

Holy Communion (Order One)
A said service of Holy Communion with a short sermon
Every first third and fifth Wednesday at 10:30 AM for 50 minutes
Holy Communion (BCP)
A said service of Holy Communion with a short sermon
In January, March, May, July, September and November the service is a Common Worship service including prayer for healing and the laying on of hands.
Every second and fourth Wednesday at 10:30 AM for 50 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
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Carols and Candlelight
A service of readings and carols for Christmas
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:00 PM for 50 minutes
Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
Christingle service
Oranges, candles, Christmas - a service for all the family. Collection towards the work of The Children's Society
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 3:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols
First Eucharist of Christmas
A midnight service of Holy Communion taking us from Christmas Eve into the very beginning of Christmas morning.
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:30 PM for 1½ hours
Christmas Carols
All Age Christmas Communion
A family friendly celebration for Christmas morning
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols

Features

Toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Wall Paintings Floodlight
Organ

 
     
Guidebooks
Shop
Church Open The church is usually open throughout the year on weekdays from 9.30 a.m. until 1.00 p.m. (when the Church Office is open). It is also usually open from 11.00 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. from Palm Sunday to the end of September. (We are dependent upon volunteers to keep the church open and there may occasionally be times when the church has to be closed)
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Other information
Incumbent: The Revd James Johnston RICHARDS
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 12421
Built: 1483
Our Patron: Local trustees
Archdeaconry: WESTMORELAND & FURNESS (572)
Deanery: WINDERMERE (57203)
Benefice: Windermere (07/249BT)
Parish Legal Name: St. Martin Windermere (570266 )
CofE Church Info: (607266 7/266)
Short URL: acny.uk/12421/
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The current editor is: James Richards

This page was last updated on Friday 9th December 2016
 
 
 
St Martin : Lake Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3DE - Bowness-on-Windermere

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