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WELCOME

A very warm welcome is extended to all our regular worshippers and visitors. We hope you enjoy our beautiful church, which has been an integral part of the village of Walpole St. Peter for generations and which is steeped in history.

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Our worship style is fairly traditional and broadly Catholic centred around the Eucharist. We use incense and the priest wears an Alb and Chasuble. Our regular services are as follows:-

SUNDAYS Parish Eucharist 11.00am
WEDNESDAYS Eucharist 10.30am

FIFTH SUNDAY OF THE MONTH - (If applicable)
Joint Eucharist with St Mary's West Walton (Alternating) 10.30am

Please do join us for one of our regular services of worship.

There may be some variations and additions to this. Please check on the Calendar Page for exact details of services for the specific month.

Evensong services are generally held once a year in each of the following churches Walpole St Peter's Church (September), St Mary's Church West Walton (August) and in the now closed but still consecrated nearby Walpole St Andrew's Church (June). Please see the noticeboards for further details.


A VERY WARM WELCOME IS EXTENDED TO ALL TO JOIN US IN OUR WORSHIP

APRIL 2018

MAY 2018


MARKET - SATURDAY 28TH APRIL 2018 - WALPOLE ST PETER CHURCH - 10.00am to 1.00pm

Following our very successful Spring Market in March we are planning to hold another one in April. Details are shown on the attached poster and everybody will be very welcome to come along. We would very much welcome hearing from potential craft and other stall holders "The more the merrier" If you would like to participate and to take a stall, further details can be obtained by contacting Neil McLean on 01945 588874.


FLOWER FESTIVAL 2018 - SATURDAY 2ND JUNE 2018 TO WEDNESDAY 6TH JUNE - PLANNING MEETING

Many thanks to everybody who came to the meeting on Wednesday 18th April. There will be a final Flower Festival planning meeting for this year's event in the church on Tuesday 15th May at 7.00pm. Please do come along to this. You will be very welcome and your input and feedback will be really helpful to us.



FLOWER FESTIVAL AND FAYRE 2018 - SATURDAY 2ND JUNE TO WEDNESDAY 6TH JUNE


ESTEVAO DEVIDES - GUITAR CONCERT - WALPOLE ST PETER CHURCH - SUNDAY 8TH JULY AT 3PM

We are delighted to welcome Estevao Devides to the church to give us a classical Guitar Concert on 8th July. Details are shown on the attached poster and refreshments will be served. Ticket information is also shown on the poster. We very much look forward to welcoming everybody to this very special event.

WEBSITE LINK FOR TICKETS

http://wegottickets.com/WalpoleStPetersChurch
Estevao Devides - Walpole St Peter's Church


OUR MISSION STATEMENT

We are a gathering of diverse people from all backgrounds, seeking community and guidance through Christian worship and prayer.

We aim to create a space where people can find themselves affirmed, included, challenged, and confident to ask difficult questions.

We are committed to helping the poor, powerless and underprivileged in our own community and beyond.

We aim to support children, parents and all vulnerable members of the community.

We find the love of Christ to be an inspiration to us, and feel called to share this with as many as possible.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Our worship style is traditional Anglican. For Eucharist services the priest wears an Alb and Chasuble.

Evensong services are held once a year in each of the following churches Walpole St Peter's Church (September), St Mary's Church West Walton (August) and in the now closed but still consecrated nearby Walpole St Andrew's Church (June).

The tradition of the church is to have a musical setting for the Sunday Eucharist.

The midweek Eucharist services are held throughout the year at 10.30am (In Lent these are followed by a simple Lent Lunch hosted by individual members of the congregation from both Walpole St Peter's Church and St Mary's West Walton - Information on these is available on the Notice Boards.

There is a traditional Carol Service, a celebration of the Midnight Mass on Christmas Eve and a Eucharist Service on Christmas Day. Other special and High Day services take place as appropriate.

Baptisms can be arranged as part of the Sunday Eucharist service and are in place of the sermon or may take place outside the main service.