Church of The Good Shepherd

To bring more people to experience God’s love

  • 272 Dyke Road
  • Brighton
  • Sussex
  • BN1 5AE

01273-882987
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 Welcome to the Church of the Good Shepherd

Felix HS On these pages you will I hope find lots to interest you about our Church.

If you are a visitor, I hope you will browse our web site and find something of interest to you

If you are a member of our congregation you can access all you need to know about running the Church from the members pages.

Felix Mascarenhas Vicar

More from Fr Felix

News

Operation Christmas Child Details of shoebox appeal

Recent pictures

Remembrance Sunday
Poppies at the Tower
Bishop's Vistation
Harvest Festival 
Pictures here and copy of thank you cards

The Autumn Magazine is now available
You can download it here or read it on Isuu

Recent Sermons
You can read Deacon Helen's reflection on the Blessed Virgin Mary here.

Deacon Helen’s niece, Emily, collected for her sponsored climb of Mount Kilimanjaro at the summer fair. You can read more and sponsor her here.

Autumn Newsletter
You can read the newsletter here or download it

MOP agrees 2014 Charities
You can read about the Charities we are supporting here

Recent pictures
Follow links for pictures from the Alton Abbey Retreat and the recent Tea Club outing

Donations
You can now donate to the Church using your credit/debit card through BT's
MyDonate service. Read more about ways of supporting your Church here

You can now follow us on Twitter - see link at the top of the right hand column

Stewardship

You can view John Sherlock's presentation on Stewardship for our Church here

RIP - Our In Memoriam pages are dedicated to the memory of those who are no longer with us. 

Older news items

Sunday 21 December

  Advent 4

8.00am Holy Communion (said)
(Common Worship)
In Church (Chancel)

10.15am
Family Eucharist
with a 'Knitivity': the Crib Story told using knitted figures
In Church
(Common Worship)


5.00pm Traditional Service of Nine Lessons and Carols
In Church
followed by mince pies and mulled wine


For details of services and events on Sunday evenings and during the week see our weekly sheet which is updated on a Saturday for the week ahead. Sheets for past weeks are here

Please join us during the joyful Christmas season

Sunday 21 December 
10.15am Family Eucharist
5pm Candlelit Carol Service - Traditional Service of Nine Lessons and Carols (families very welcome), followed by mince pies and mulled wine

Christmas Eve Wednesday 24 December
6pm
Crib Service - Children's Nativity Pageant! Come early to be sure of a good seat!
11.30pm Midnight Mass

Christmas Day Thursday 25 December
8am Holy Communion
10.15am Christmas Family Eucharist

You can download our Christmas card here, the picture is from last year's crib service
Christmas

 Our Regular Sunday Services

8.00am

Said Eucharist - Common Worship; the Book of Common Prayer is used on the first Sunday of the month

10.15am 

Main Parish Eucharist in Church.
10.15am 
"Time for God" service in the Church Hall. Ideal for young people and their families; finishes in time for people to take communion in Church if they wish.
On the third Sunday of each month (except August) there is a single Family Eucharist in Church at 10.15am.
6.30pm
 

Occasional Choral Evensong or other services such as "Songs of Praise"; otherwise Evening Prayer is normally said in the Holy Redeemer Chapel (see weekly sheet or contact Fr Felix to confirm details).

The detailed calendar to August 2015 is now on our members' page. You can also see our Google calendar

Would you be interested in helping to maintain and edit our site?  If so speak to or email Peter

 


Coming soon

CHURCH EVENTS
More details on events below are here

Thursdays from 15 January 7.30pm:
Engaging Christianity course.  Details

OTHER EVENTS
From September

The Young Actors Group, an acting school and children’s agency will run weekly drama classes for kids and teenager. Details

Our Choir

Read about our Choir here and how you can join in

Calendar
See our Google Calendar or download the full Church calendar here

Pictures
See pictures from recent and past events on flickr

If you are holding a concert or other event in Church please email us so we can publicise it here


Time for God  informal service.  


Our publications are on Issuu

They are also available in our Archive secton

News of Church groups

Here is a picture of a recent Tea Club outing.

Details of our Pastoral Care Group are on the Church Members' page

Pages from our Clergy:

 

     

We are continually developing our web site, so if there is something you would like to see here please contact us





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Church of the Good Shepherd, 272 Dyke Road Brighton BN1 5AE        Tel: 01273 882987         Email us
Registered Charity No: 1131188 
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