St Andrew's Church, Bere Ferrers and Holy Trinity Church, Bere Alston

Welcome to our parish! We invite you to look around and get a feel for our churches. Feel free to share any comments or questions that might be on your mind through our online contact form. If you're not currently a member of our church - we'd like to take this opportunity to invite you to one of our weekly services or meetings. And of course, feel free to call our Rector.

We hope you will have a warm and welcoming experience with us as we worship and share fellowship together.

We'd also like to invite you to make an online prayer request, either for yourself or someone else, or for a situation that is on your mind.

Many blessings to you.

  • Christmas Tree Competition: Book your space for the 12th year of our wonderful Christmas Tree display.  Decorate your tree and put it in Holy Trinity Church on Friday 14th / Saturday 15th December.  Open to groups or individuals.  Limited space so booking is essential.  Forms available from Nick Law,

    Sacred Space is an opportunity to explore spirituality in word, music, art and food on the second Sunday evening of each month at 6.00pm.  Contact Nick Law for more details.

  • Carol Service Friday 21st December in St Andrew’s at 7.30pm for drinks and mince pies and an informal carol service with St Andrew’s Singers.

  • Thanks to everyone who helped at and came to St Andrew's Flower Festival. £777 was raised for the new facilities in the church.
  • We send our best wishes with Dawn and Robin, who have moved to Wales.
  • A Community Wellbeing Event was held in the Parish Hall recently. A report can be found here.
  • Thank you to everyone who came to St Andrew's Singers' musical evening on Friday 10th November. £320 was raised for the RNLI
  • Sunday 24th September saw our village commemorate the 10 New Zealand soldiers who died at the station after mistakenly getting off their train into the path of an oncoming express train exactly 100 years ago, during the First World War. There was a service in the church, which was packed to overflowing, plus ceremonies at the war memorial and the station.
  • 'Alternatives' is held on the 1st Sunday of every other month in Bere Ferrers Church Hall at 6pm. 

  • We are now on Facebook! Search for Bere Anglicans or use the link 
  • Various sermons have been posted on this site and can be viewed under the links on the left.
  • Messy Church is on the first Saturday of each month (usually!) in Holy Trinity Church Hall at 3.30pm. Please contact the Rector if you would like to help or come along.  More information on Messy Church in general can be found here
  • Bere Peninsula Food Bank. Donations for the Food Bank can be left in boxes in the two churches and in Bere Ferrers Church hall. For any further information call Chris or Graham on 841337.

  • Men's Breakfast. The first Saturday of each month in Holy Trinity Hall at 9am. Full English breakfast available, talk and question time.   Please let Brian Martin (841232) or the Rector know if you wish to attend.
  • St Andrew's Singers are looking for new members of all voices, male and female. If you might be interested in coming along to rehearsals on Monday evenings, please contact Ann Parsons on 01822 840609.

A beautiful reminder of Easter

YouTube Video: Hallelujah