Farnham Parish Church St Andrew & St Francis

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Men's Pub Night

Wednesday 7 September from 7.30pm at The Nelson Arms, Castle Street

 

Women Together

Wednesday 31 August  7.30pm – 9pm in Church

Join us for cheese, wine, conversation and prayer.

Babies and Toddler Group

Every Monday in Term-Time

1pm-2.30pm

Now ended for the Summer Holidays – back in September!

Kids Alive!

Every Monday in Term-Time at St Francis Hall

3.30pm – 5pm

Back in September!

Breathe

Wednesdays at 10am-12pm

Coffee, Cake and Conversation

Youth Group

Thursdays in Term-Time, for Years 7 and above

7.30pm – 9pm at the Rectory

Back in September!

Lunchtime Organ Recital

Tuesday 9 August 1pm

With guest organist, Robert Patterson

Family Fridays at St Andrew's

Every Friday in August from 9.30am – 11.30am –  crafts, songs, games, puzzles, refreshments and more!
Qualified English language teachers will be on hand each Friday from 10am – 10.30am to give English lessons to school age Ukrainian children.
 

Сімейна п'ятниця в Андріївській церкві!

Щоп’ятниці в серпні з 9.30 до 11.30 – вироби, пісні, ігри, головоломки, частування та інше!

Наші кваліфіковані вчителі англійської мови як другої мови будуть під рукою щоп’ятниці з 10 ранку до 10.30 ранку, щоб давати уроки англійської для українських дітей шкільного віку.

English Language Lessons for Ukrainian Families

Mondays 10.30am – 11.30am, Tuesdays 6.30pm-7.30pm, Wednesdays 1pm – 2pm

Уроки англійської мови для українських сімей

Понеділок з 10.30 до 11.30, Вівторок з 18:30 до 19:30, Середа з 1:2 до XNUMX:XNUMX

Women's Breakfast

Saturday 20 August 9am – 10.30am

With guest speaker, Revd. Jacqueline Drake-Smith, Vicar of Wrecclesham

Picnic and Swim Party

Sunday 28 August 12.30pm – 3pm

All welcome!

The Week Ahead

Sunday 7 August
8am Holy Communion
10am All-Age Service
11.30am Morning Service at St Francis
18.30pm Evening Service with Informal Communion

Monday 8 August
8am Morning Prayer
10.30am-11.30am English language class for Ukrainian families

Tuesday 9 August
1pm Lunchtime Organ Recital
6.30pm-7.30pm English language class for Ukrainian families

Wednesday 10 August
10am Breathe
1pm-2pm English language class for Ukrainian families

Friday 12 August
9.30am-11.30am Family Friday
10am-10.30am English language class for school age Ukrainian children

 

Welcome to the Parish of Farnham

We have two churches, St Andrew’s and St Francis, providing different types of services at different times of the day and we hope that most people can find something to suit them.

St Andrew’s Church is open daily for private prayer.  There is a quiet area at the front for prayer, where you can light a candle or leave a prayer request.  If you would like someone to pray with you, there will be someone available in the church from 10am-12pm each weekday morning.

The administration for the Parish happens in the Parish Office.    To contact the  Office ring 01252 715412 or email office@standrewsfarnham.org

Coming Soon....

Tuesday 9 August
1pm Lunchtime Organ Recital with Robert Patterson

Saturday 20 August
9am – 10.30am Women’s Breakfast

 

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If you would welcome pastoral or practical support from the Church, please contact the Parish Office on 01252 715412 or email office@standrewsfarnham.org.

If you would like us to pray for you, please do email us in confidence at prayer@standrewsfarnham.org

 For further details, please contact the Parish Office on 01252 715412 

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About the Farnham Parish and its people

We serve everyone who lives and works in our parish in central Farnham

We are conscious of the Church of England’s unique calling to be a place of welcome to all – irrespective of their faith convictions. Many people worship here on Sundays and during the week, Many others value the church as a place of silence and reflection during the day, where they can bring their needs, longings and hopes to God; where candles can be lit, or the simple spaciousness of the building can be enjoyed. We are glad to host many musical and artistic events, too, and are keen to encourage use of the church by the wider community.

Elsewhere on this website you can pick up a flavour of our life and worship, as well as the many ways in which we serve the people of Farnham. I hope your ‘virtual’ visit will inspire you to come and discover the church, as well as the Christian community which cares for it.

The PCC

The Governing Body and Practical Running of the Church
The Parochial Church Council and Electoral Roll.

The church is by the Rector and the PCC – Parochial Church Council. The PCC is made up of 12 elected members from members of the congregation.  You are welcome to join our Church Family Membership List, called the Electoral Roll.   If you would like to be on the Electoral Roll you have to live in the parish or be a regular worshipper.  You can apply for membership at any time.

The PCC meet 10 times a year. The Annual Parochial Church Meeting elects members to the PCC. This is usually held in the spring.

 

 

 

Safeguarding

Our Parish is committed to following the Safeguarding Policies of the Church of England to keep children and vulnerable adults safe from harm.

Concerns of any sort should be reported to The Rector, The Revd. H. David Uffindell (01252 710129), or our Parish Safeguarding Officer, Sanchia Vinall (01252 715412).

The Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor is Jackie Broadfoot (07918 559387)

To view the Church of England Policy Statement ‘Promoting a Safer Church’

click here