Worship & Praise
We look forward to welcoming you back to Findon Church at 10.00am on Sunday,
6th December, when the Monarch's Way Singers will join us for an uplifting music led worship, and members of the congregation will introduce their favourite hymns.
This is an all age service - please join us!
Findon Village Candle of Hope
As Christmas approaches and many of our usual festive village events are cancelled,
how can we celebrate as a community, share our Christmas messages and our hope for the future, whilst continuing to respect the Covid restrictions? Click here to read about
Gill Gostick's suggestion that we show our support for our fantastic community with a candle in our window.
We are unable to hold services in church during this period of lock-down. A short service of Morning Worship will continue to be available on this website and on our Facebook page.
The recent ballot of churchgoers in Findon about the time of the Sunday Service resulted in 100% in favour of keeping the service time to 9.30am. Worship & Praise on the first Sunday of the month continues to be at 10am.
Community newsletter for Findon, including the Church Parish of Findon, Clapham & Patching. Please click on the link above for the latest issue.
News from Chichester Cathedral
Faith in Action - watch this video of highlights of the work that has been done across the Diocese of Chichester during Coronavirus.
#SussexTogether is a major new Sussex-wide arts festival which aims to capture the spirit of togetherness which has seen us through the Coronavirus pandemic:
Faith in Sussex
The November issue of Faith in Sussex is available online. It can be found on the Diocesan website:
We need volunteers to help with the flowers at Findon Church on a rota basis. Please speak to Helena for more details.
Lord, be with us
at this time of preparation for your coming at Christmas and your coming in glory. Help us to remain faithful to you and watchful for your return.
Through Jesus Christ our Lord.
The Monarch's Way singers will be singing carols around the village; Click here for details.
Visit the Services page for details of our December services, including the
additional Christmas services that are planned.
A Call to Prayer
The Archbishops have called us to make
November a month of prayer for the nation.
More information on our Resources page.
Advent and Christmas
The Diocese has many resources available, including Advent reflections, details of events at the Cathedral and live streamed services.
More information and links on our Resources page.
Comfort & Joy
This Church of England campaign holds together the hope that Christmas will bring joy and celebration after a uniquely difficult year. For details, visit our Resources page.
Worship & Praise
We are looking for groups of musicians to take part in our
Worship & Praise Service. This
takes place on the 1st Sunday of
the month. If you are interested in taking part, please email the parish office: firstname.lastname@example.org.
All musicians welcome!
All activities and groups are cancelled until further notice.
We may not be able to access our churches in the way we are used to, but we continue to function as a community.
Now more than ever we need the love of God and each other. We are working hard to develop ways in which
we can continue to worship and to meet the needs of the church family and the community in our parish.
"Let the door of our heart be open to receive, O Christ,
the soul of our being unlocked, to welcome you;
and the gate of our life flung wide, for your entering in."
(Ambrose of Milan)
At this challenging time we are united in our prayer
and in caring for vulnerable members of our community through practical acts of service.
Helena and Colin continue to pray for everyone.
If you have any specific prayer requests, please contact the Rectory.
Rev Helena Buqué, Vicar, and Rev Colin Cox, Curate
c/o The Rectory, School Hill, Findon BN14 0TR
Tel: 01903 873601 - email:
Please stay safe and well and be assured of our prayers for you and your families.
God of compassion,
be close to those who are ill, afraid, in isolation
or concerned about their jobs and businesses
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.
Baptisms / Weddings / Funerals
Please contact the Parish Office
for the latest information.
Tel: 01903 873601