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The service at All Saints, Compton will continue to be held on the first and third Wednesdays of the month. Our next service will be this Wednesday at 11 am. However, we would ask that only members of the congregation who have been vaccinated attend and government guidelines continue to be followed, especially in terms…

God of compassion,be close to those who are ill, afraid or in isolation.In their loneliness, be their consolation;in their anxiety, be their hope;in their darkness, be their light;through him who suffered alone on the cross,but reigns with you in glory,Jesus Christ our Lord.Amen. Today’s prayer comes courtesy of Christian Aid.

The Church of England, Ataloss and other bereavement charities have produced a useful video giving advice to support those around us who have suffered a loss during this challenging time of social distancing. It’s never easy to know what to say and do to support bereaved people and things are even more difficult at the…

Lord Jesus Christ,you taught us to love our neighbour,and to care for those in needas if we were caring for you.In this time of anxiety, give us strengthto comfort the fearful, to tend the sick,and to assure the isolatedof our love, and your love,for your name’s sake.Amen.

Some of us will be missing contact that we’ve been used to having with friends and family. Please remember to contact those people with whom you kept in touch with before lockdown. A telephone call, email or Zoom/Skype calls can be invaluable to us all, particularly those who may be feeling a sense of isolation…

We have taken the difficult decision to follow the bishop’s request and suspend in person services until such time as it is safe to resume. We will, instead, be offering a live streamed Sunday service. Please refer to the ‘Benefice Services’ page for more details. 

Our first mid-week service of the year will be held at 11 am on Wednesday 6th January at All Saints’ Compton.

Take a look at the scheduled benefice Christmas services detailed on the Benefice Service page. St. Matthew’s, Otterbourne will be streaming this Sunday’s and Christmas services, including the Family Carol Service and the Nine Lessons and Carols on Facebook. The links are now available on the Home page. Please remember that most of the special…

Our next service will take place at All Saints’ Church, Compton tomorrow morning, 16th Decemeber. The service will begin at 11am. We continue to follow the guidelines for social distancing and hand hygiene in accordance with government guidelines including the mandatory wearing of face coverings in places of worship..

We are now back to our usual timetable of Sunday services across the benefice/ Please refer to the Benefice Services page for detailed information. There are changes to how we are able to conduct these services, so please do take a look.