A very warm welcome

Welcome to St Patrick's. We're a friendly Anglican church in the centre of the community of South Wallington. At the heart of our church is the wonderful news that God loves us and has demonstrated that love in the most incredible way through Jesus' life, death and victory over death. That's why our worship of God is heartfelt and church life is geared around reaching out to more and more people with this news - and why we are a church which welcomes everyone.
If you have any questions or would like to chat to us you can see all of our contact details here.
Visitor information to help you get to know more about our church and how you can become involved.
Although we are a church that is active all through the week, Sundays are still our special day when we meet together.

Life at our Church

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What’s On

Sun 20 Oct 2019 8:00am
Time: 8am
Where: Church Building
Lasts: about 40 minutes

On the 1st and 3rd Sundays each month, the day starts with a quiet and short service tapping into our historical heritage using the traditional language of the Book of Common Prayer.
Sun 20 Oct 2019 9:45am
Time: 9.45am for breakfast
Where: church hall
Finishes: 11.45am

Frog starts about 9.45am for breakfast (ranging from croissants to sausages). At 10.30am we join the main morning service for about 15 minutes, then come back out to the hall for a fun and lively time looking at the Bible together.
Sun 20 Oct 2019 10:30am
Time: 10.30am
Where: Church Building
Lasts: just over an hour (at most 1¼ hours)

Our main gathering on a Sunday is this lively and welcoming service, in which we sing songs and hymns, listen to what God is saying to us through the Bible, and pray. It's fine just to come along and see what goes on, or join in as you feel like it (if you've not been in church before and aren't sure what to expect, have a look at our new to church page).

On all but the first Sunday in the month adults and children alike start off together in church, but the children and young people (up to age 14) then go to their own groups after about 15 minutes. There's also a staffed creche running throughout the service, from about 10.15am, for under-3s. You can read more about our childrens' groups.

On the first Sunday each month we have our Family Service (which is a little shorter, about 45 minutes), celebrating the full diversity of our church community by children and adults worshipping together for the whole service. The music and teaching content is intended to be suitable for all, and we expect a bit of noise! The uniformed groups (Scouts, Guides, and so on) also join us for these family services.

On the second Sunday of each month, we also include a celebration of Holy Communion (sharing some bread and wine together as a reminder of Jesus' death), which adds about an extra ten minutes to the service.
Sun 20 Oct 2019 4:00pm

Rainbow Party

Sunday 27th October @ 4-7pm

*Fun * Music * Food * Games *Entry is Free 

Suitable for youngsters aged 7-11 years

 
Sun 20 Oct 2019 7:30pm
4:Twelve (age 14-18)
Time: 7.30pm every Sunday
Where: Lounge (off the church hall)
Finishes: 9.00pm

4Twelve meets at 7.30pm every Sunday in term time. (This is immediately after Lifetime, which is the most popular church service among our young people). We spend 90 minutes hanging out, playing group games, eating whatever snacks are around and learning more about what it means to be a Christian. Anyone in school years 10-13 is welcome to attend any of our meetings.
Tue 22 Oct 2019 12:30pm
When: every Tuesday 
Time: 12.30pm to 2pm 
Where: church hall 
Cost: £4

Every Tuesday we have a Lunch Club that gathers to share a meal together. The meal consists of 2 courses followed by tea or coffee afterwards. This is a fantastic community made up of primarily elderly people who enjoy a time of fellowship and food together. Once a month we have a service directly before lunch club during which there is opportunity to sing hymns, pray and listen to a short talk.  
Wed 23 Oct 2019 6:00pm
On Wednesdays we gather together at 6pm to eat a meal as big group. This is a brilliant time hanging out together sharing stories while eating great food! After the meal has finished we start our Bible Study. This is a brilliant opportunity for our youth to go deeper into scripture and discover more about what it means to follow Jesus. The Bible study always finishes at 7.30pm.
Fri 25 Oct 2019 10:00am
Meets daytime during the week on a Friday morning, providing play and social activities for toddlers and their carers. Contact the church office for more information.
Sat 26 Oct 2019 9:00am
Location: church hall 
When: 4th Saturday every month
Time: 9 - 11am
Cost: £1.50 per family

A great combination of fun activities, breakfast rolls & coffee for dads and snacks for children. 
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