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The pandemic has been an extremely challenging time for many. Here are some resources to help you stay connected and grow in faith even through the struggle:   We have an online service poste...tps://www.mullers.org/timeline Rees Howells a great example of faith and intercession  https://www.jhopdc.com/rees-howells-part-1    Keep watching this space...for more updates. ... More

Covid 19 has been having a massive impact already on our community and as a church we want to offer support to people Our volunteers are available to help whenever they are needed. People in need o...nd helpful. A person is then at liberty to book the same buddy or to try a conversation with one of our other buddies. Simply phone 01302 538487 or email admin.francisofassisi@gmail.com   ... More

Week Commencing:Sunday17th October2021  Welcome to St Francis Church newsletter!   Online Sunday Worship  Each Sunday morning we have Online Sunday Worship at St Francis uploaded...hem both by hand through the vicarage door in a clearly marked envelope saying "St Francis General Fund". Designated people are now able open the envelopes, and count and bank the cash and cheques. ... More

We love welcoming people to our church! We have services in the building at 9.15am (for anyone) and at 11.15am(Focussed on families but open to all)  every Sunday morning for those that feel...fore services stopped for Covid-19 Lamentations 3: Great is your faithfulness Part One https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YdUE90fihqs Part Two: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kyXmP-Onox8   ... More

Covid-19 is having an impact on just about every part of life. This includes our church finances. Our expenditure is currently significantly higher than our income because we have most of our exis...office (admin.francisofassisi@gmail.com) or our treasurer Phil Jackson or Assistant Treasuer Dave Rogerson for details about how you can set up standing orders or make a one off  bank transfer ... More

Alpha is a great course and if you are interested please email admin.francisofassisi@gmail.com and we will send you the details you need.  We deliberately make the course as relaxed and enjo...th, and if can work for me it can work for anyone."   'A superb course for anyone wishing to explore more about life and Christianity in a confidential and supportive      ... More

  We have worship online each week but if you would like to worship in the building at 9.15am and 11.15am  on Sundays  Before booking please find out more about the way we worship w...do a contactless payment once or multiple times according to how much you would like to give. After the service there is plenty of opportunity for socially distanced chat once we are outside.  ... More

We have worship online each week but if you would like to worship in the building we have a service at 9.15am and 11.15am on Sundays.  The 9.15 includes songs prayers, teaching and communion....do a contactless payment once or multiple times according to how much you would like to give. After the service there is plenty of opportunity for socially distanced chat once we are outside.  ... More

After a long break during the covid pandemic we had hoped to re-open Cafe Theo on Friday 21st May. However due to some unforseen circumstances we now have to delay the reopening for a week.  ...l opening days as more volunteers feel ready to volunteer once more   Opening times: Thursdays and Fridays 10am -1.30pm (last orders at 1.15pm) Sat 9:30 am to 12 30pm (last orders 12.15pm) ... More

This pandemic has been longer lasting and more challenging than any of us thought this time last year. As we have clear hope of an exit it is important to begin to process what has been happening to...th some of the things that have been positive 5. All together for feedback and a general discussion about the process and what will be a helpful next step.  6. Conclusion and closing prayers ... More

God is a generous God who has given us a beautiful world to enjoy and given us the ultimate gift of generosity in the gift of Jesus' life death and resurrection. Because of his generosity we can e...cheques please make them payable to St Francis PCC. Some people prefer to give via an envelope scheme where you are given a set of 52 uniquely codes enevelopes for you to give a weekly offering. ... More

Building Development at St Francis For many years there have been plans to do some re-development at St Francis. In recent years we have developed a cafe patio area, main entrance ramp, replaced wi...mpany. So please pray for the PCC and others as we seek to develop a master plan that will help make our building an excellent resource for our worship, mission and ministry for many years to come ... More