Welcome to St Peter’s Titchfield, the oldest church in Hampshire, where Christians have been coming to worship God for more than 1300 years
Our Vision Statement
Welcoming all, Celebrating Life, Sharing the Journey
Ash Wednesday – 26th February
marks the beginning of Lent. There will be a Holy Communion service in church at 10am, with the imposition of ashes as a mark of our penitence. We will be joining with Holy Trinity with St. Columba, at St. Columba for an evening communion service at 7pm.
Matins: Sunday 1st March at 11.30 am
Please join us for Matins which has its roots in the monastic tradition, when it was sung by the monks at their early morning service. Visitors are welcome. Join us for the whole service or come in and listen quietly for a few minutes.
Easter Egg Orders
It is the 10th year of The Real Easter Egg which is the only Easter Egg to tell the Easter story. It is made from Fairtrade chocolate and sales raise funds for charitable projects. There are three eggs to choose from: Milk, £3.99, Plain, £5.50 and a Special Edition Milk one, which includes a holding cross key-ring from the Holy Land and a Fairtrade orange milk chocolate bar, £9.99. They all have an Easter story book. All of the eggs are Palm Oil free and the Original and Dark eggs are plastic free. Anna will be taking orders for them up to 1st March so do get your orders in.
JustOne with Canon J.John
at Portsmouth Guildhall on 4th and 5th April in the evening
We are being encouraged to invite Just One friend to hear Just One message on Just One day, the evening will also include contemporary Christian Music and a Gospel choir, there is a nominal charge for the tickets. Volunteers are also required to help with the stewarding and the response team training is available for those wanting to be part of the response team. For more information speak with Iain or see the notices at the back of Church.
Fairtrade Fortnight – stall back on 8th March
Fairtrade Fortnight starts tomorrow. The focus is on cocoa and the special role of women farmers. Fareham Fairtrade Group will have an information stall in Fareham Shopping Centre on 29th February. The Fairtrade Stall will be back in church on 8th March and we’ll have chocolate tastings, including hot chocolate, and special offers.
Conducted tour of St Peter’s Church
Richard Boden will will giving a conducted tour of our church at 2pm on the third Tuesday of the month. The next tour will be on
Our Prayer Diary
Our weekly Prayer diary is available by looking on the worship section.
Who we are
We are a lively, diverse and inclusive community, seeking to grow in the Christian faith and to live out our faith in the world around us.
Our services vary from traditional to modern, including “Fresh Expressions ” of church for those who prefer something less formal.
If you would like to know more about the Christian faith, talk to us about baptism, confirmation or arranging a wedding or funeral, please contact the church office which is open Monday to Thursday mornings between 9 and 12 Telephone 01329 847003
Or come along to one of our services. You will be very welcome!
Rev’d Susan Allman
Vicar of St Peter’s Titchfield