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.





 
Latest news
  • St Andrew's is holding a Flower Festival from the 1st to the 3rd June from 10.30am to 6pm,  celebrating  ‘Welcome & Hospitality’ of the Church. Refreshments, Ploughman’s Lunch, cream teas and music. A closing service on the Sunday at 6pm. Ann Parsons will be playing the piano or organ on Friday afternoon for about an hour. Helena Rogers will be playing the piano from approx 10.30 on Saturday morning, Tim White will be on the organ/piano after lunch on Saturday from about 2.30pm. On Sunday Gabrielle Lewis will be on the organ from 2pm and David Crocker for the last hour from 5pm.
  • 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. The next is in June but will be in the church as a praise service at the end of the flower festival

  • We are now on Facebook! Search for Bere Anglicans or use the link https://www.facebook.com/Bere-Anglicans-1381397985280149/ 
  • 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.
  • Sacred Space services are now held in various houses. See the notice sheet for this month's venue.
  • 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 Friday evenings, please contact Ann Parsons on 01822 840609.

A beautiful reminder of Easter

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