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Open Door Ministry

The church is opened by the Open Door Team from 10am to noon on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for visitors and parishioners.  

Choir

At the 10am Sunday services, the choir leads the hymns and Eucharist when it is sung. Choir practices are held on Wednesday evenings.

We also have a Junior Choir that takes part in our 10am Sunday services once a month.  See Music at St Matthew's...

flowersFlower Arranging

St Matthew’s has a fine tradition of flower arrangement and an enthusiastic team who take turns helping with this on Fridays or Saturdays.

Gardens

Keen gardeners are welcome to help maintain our flower borders.

Opportunity Shop

Run by a team of helpers, this is an outreach to the community and is open on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings.

Drop In Centre

A community outreach, the Drop In is held on Monday mornings for art and Tuesday mornings for craft.

Fair_helpersPre-School Music

Run by a team of helpers on Friday mornings for mothers and children to enjoy activities and music.

St Matthew's Fellowship

Meets at 1:30pm on the second Tuesday of the month in the Guild Room. 

Fairs

We hold two fairs each year, one in the Autumn and one in Spring.  Contributions and helpers always welcome.

Concerts

St Matthew’s is a venue for concerts throughout the year.

 

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Our Priest in Charge, Rev'd Alister Hendery, is making available his sermons via this website.  More...
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Date Posted: Tuesday, 30 January 2018 02:17
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Date Posted: Saturday, 26 August 2017 06:54
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