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  • Motcombe Open Gardens

    Motcombe Open Gardens is on Sunday 3rd June from 12.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m. 15 gardens will be open: pick up your tickets and map at the church.  Tickets are £6 per adult, £1.50 per child (includes Treasure Hunt)  and tea will be served at The Vicarage from 2.30 p.m.  All ... Read more
  • News From Across The Churches – Sunday 20th May – Pentecost

    Sunday 20th May – Pentecost 8:00am – BCP Holy Communion (Motcombe) 9:30am – Parish Communion (St Peter’s) 9:30am – Parish Communion (St James’) 9:30am  – Family Service (Motcombe) 11:15am – Parish Communion (Enmore Green) 11:15am – Matins with Holy Baptism of Molly Langlands (Margaret Marsh) 11:15am – Rogation Service (Compton Abbas) 3.00pm – Baptism Service (St Peter’s) News from ... Read more
  • News From Across The Churches – Sunday 13th May – Seventh Sunday of Easter

    Sunday 13th May – Seventh Sunday of Easter 8:00am – BCP Holy Communion (St Peter’s) 9:30am – Parish Communion with prayers for wholeness and healing (St Peter’s) 9:30am – Sung BCP Communion (St James’) 9:30am  – Parish Communion (Motcombe) 11:15am – Parish Communion (West Orchard) 11:15am – Rogation Service at Nigel & Hannah Kay’s barn (Melbury ... Read more
  • Thy Kingdom Come

    From Thursday 10th May until Sunday 20th May the  parishes in our team are taking part in ‘Thy Kingdom Come’.  This is a special time of year as we remember Jesus ascending into heaven after appearing to his disciples following his resurrection.  We then wait to celebrate the coming of ... Read more
  • News From Across The Churches – Sunday 6th May – Sixth Sunday of Easter

    Sunday 6th May – Sixth Sunday of Easter 8:00am – BCP Holy Communion (Compton Abbas) 9:30am – Family Service (St Peter’s) 9:30am – Parish Communion (St James’) 9:30am  – Parish Communion (Melbury Abbas) 11:15am – Rogation Service (Frog Lane Farm, Motcombe) 11:15am – Parish Communion BCP (Margaret Marsh) 1:00pm - Baptism Service (Motcombe) 6.30pm – Evensong (Enmore Green) 6.30pm ... Read more
  • C1 Training Session postponed

    The Safeguarding C1 Training Session (Foundation) that was planned for Monday 16th April at 10am in St John's Church Hall, Enmore Green has had to be postponed. As soon as a new date is found we will publish the date here on the website and on our pew sheets. For ... Read more
  • News from across the Churches – Sunday 25th March – Palm Sunday

    Sunday 25th March – Palm Sunday *Don’t forget the clocks change this weekend! 8:00am – BCP Holy Communion (St James’) 9:30am – Parish Communion (St Peter’s),* 9:30am – Parish Communion (St James’) 9:30am  – Parish Communion (Motcombe) 11:15am – Matins (West Orchard) 11:15am – Parish Communion (Enmore Green) 11:15am – Matins (Melbury Abbas) 2:00pm – Baptism Service at St ... Read more
  • Women’s World Day of Prayer Service

    There is a Women’s World Day of Prayer Service this Friday, 2nd March, at St Mary’s, Motcombe at 7.00pm, in conjunction with the Methodist Church. The theme is All God’s Creation is Very Good! - a very topical theme: caring for God’s creation is hugely important and highly relevant to ... Read more
  • Welcoming Kevin Martin to the Shaftesbury Team

    Kevin Martin was ordained at St Peter's Church last week, by Bishop Nicholas and joins us as curate.  Team Rector the Revd Helen Dawes has these words of thanks following the service: "An enormous THANK YOU to everyone who made Kevin's ordination such a joyous celebration! Thank you to the bishop's ... Read more
  • Messy Church at Motcombe!

    Messy Church returns to St Mary's Church in Motcombe, on Sunday 20th August at 3pm, with lots of family fun including BBQ, games, crafts and an obstacle course! Contact Sarah Berry via email at sarah@hakey.org.uk or phone 01747 850161 for more information. All welcome!   Read more