• Welcome

    Thank you for visiting the Willesborough

    with Sevington & Christ Church website

    We hope you find what you are looking for

     

     

    FOR WEDDING / BAPTISM/ CHRISTENING / FUNERAL ENQUIRIES     PLEASE RING LIBBY AT THE OFFICE ON 01233 624064

     

     

                   

     

    MORNING PRAYER

    From 4th September, we are offering daily Morning Prayer in the churches in our parish

         Monday        8.30am        Christ Church

    Tuesday          8.30am         Kennington

    Wednesday    8.30am         Kingsnorth

     Thursday          8.30am        Great Chart

    Friday         8.30am        Ashford

          Saturday         9.30am          Willesborough

     

     

    SMART YOUTH GROUP

    Unfortunately there will be no youth group for the time being. We will let you know when it is going to restart

     

     

     

    16th March 3pm

    Willesborough Church

    ALL WELCOME!!!

     

    The film will be shown at St Mary's Willesborough Church Friday 8th march 7pm

    Followed by a Lent Course on this theme every Wednesday 7pm in Church,

    13th March to 17th April.   Come and watch the film then decide if you would like to attend the course

     

     

    A NEW ALPHA COURSE WILL BE STARTING SOON ON WEDNESDAYS EVENINGS,  WATCH THIS SPACE FOR THE START DATE.

    ALL ARE WELCOME, PLEASE REGISTER WITH PHIL SIBBALD, WE WE NOW HOW MANY PEOPLE TO CATER FOR.

    VENUE ST MARY'S COMMUNITY CENTRE  KENNINGTON  6.30PM

     

    A Christians Against Poverty (CAP) Fresh Start course is currently running at St Mary's Community centre, Rylands Rd, Kennington each Thursday afternoon, 3 -5 pm.  Fresh Start is a safe and confidential place where course members can discuss issues of dependency and be supported, not only by trained volunteers but by other members, going through the same process.  Fresh Start aims to enable members to break free from the habits that constrict them.  For more details contact  dawn.stamper@ashfordchurches.co.uk

     

     

     

    2019 DATES  -  COME AND JOIN THE CONVERSATION, DISCUSS LIFE AND FAITH

    28TH MARCH   ALL WELCOME   8PM  SINGLETON BARN

     

    SOCIAL EVENTS 2019

     

    SATURDAY 6TH APRIL  6.30PM

    WILLESBOROUGH CHURCH  £3 PER PERSON

    BRING YOUR OWN FOOD & DRINK

     

    BARN DANCE

    FRIDAY 10TH MAY  7.30PM

    WILLESBOROUGH CHURCH.  TICKETS £10 ADULT £5 CHILDREN

    SUPPER INCLUDED.   LICENSED BAR

     

     

     

     

    Christ Church South Ashford is now part of our team, and are most welcome!! Details of any special events will now be shown on the site, along with the weekly services. Take a look at the new tab for further information. to book phone/text 07974 169980

    GREEN LINK LUNCH

    Thursday 21st March 1pm

    Christ Church Community hall

    Please book via church office

     

    Friday 29th March  7pm

    Christ Church Community Hall

    Please book via church office

     

     

    CHOCOLATE EASTER BINGO

    SATURDAY 6TH APRIL  £1 for book of games.

    CHRIST CHURCH COMMUNITY HALL  TIME 6.30pm

     

    'OPEN DOORS'  at CHRIST CHURCH

    We ae now open every Thursday morning 10am- 12.  Whatever you reason for coming - spiritual,cultural or plain curiosity, just drop in-   you will be most welcome !

    CHILDREN'S ACTIVITY HOUR FOR LENT

    Will be Sundays March 17th & 24th   and April 7th & 14th, 

    11.30-12.30. In Christ Church Community hall.   Childrens

    activities and crafts.  Watch this space for booking details

     

     

    Our annual Spring Clean will take place at St Mary's Willesborough Saturday 30th March, starting at 10.00am. It will take around 1 hr 30. The cafe will be open so we can warm up with a hot beverage.  Letter pickers, tabards and gloves will be provided.  If you need more information please contact Claire Wong on claireandkids@gmail.com.  You can also see more about these events on www.keepbritaintidy.org

    EVERYONE WELCOME!

     

    CRAFT SOCIAL WILLESBOROUGH

    1st & 3rd Wednesdays St Mary's Willesborough

    10.15 am.  crafts include crochet,knitting,pom pom making !!!  Why not come along ajoin us for a drink, chat and share ideas. Next dates 6th and 20th March.

     

     

    Exploring faith together !!  The Connect Groups meet on weekdays 7.30 - 9 pm at various locations.

    for the Christ Church / Willesborough/Sevington family. The meeting will be in South Ashford.

    For more details contact Libby at the office for days/venues.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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    A brand new Community Youth group  'SMART' for year 6 and above was opened last night by Ashford Mayor George Koowaree at St Mary's Willesborough.  The opening night was well attended and as well as giving the new club a name, everyone had great fun!

    ​The club will run every other week on a Tuesday, between 7 - 9 pm.

    Drinks and snacks available from the Tuck Shop. Entry is £1.

    Do come and have fun and make new friends.

     

     

     

     

     

     

    To all Pokemon Go players, St. Mary's  church Willesborough is a Pokemon Gym. Come and test your skills, meet other fanatics and buy refreshments at the inSpire cafe, which is open Monday to Saturday 08.45 till 12.30 !!
     

     

     

     

     

     

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                           To contact church office - 01233 624064

    email office@willesborough.org.uk 

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  • The local church team of Willesborough with Sevington covers a large geographical area to the southwest of Ashford town centre and includes the William Harvey Hospital, Pilgrims Hospice, Willesborough Windmill,  Willesborough Infants and Junior Schools, East Stour Primary School, The Ashford Nursing Home, Sevington Mill Care Home and Ashminster House Nursing Home. Links to all of these organisations on the website.

    The churches of St.Mary's Willesborough and St.Mary's Sevington are part of the Deanery of Ashford which in turn is part of the Diocese of Canterbury, a Diocese of the Church of England again links to all of these can be found on the website.

    The church has a variety of services that take place in both the Parish churches of St Mary Sevington and St Mary the Virgin Willesborough. Our main Sunday worship service is 10am at St Mary the Virgin Willesborough.

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