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

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

Farewell to Fr Christyan
We sadly said farewell to Fr Christyan on 29 June. After a few weeks holiday he will be spending three months at St Matthias'

The June Magazine is now available

You can download it here or read it on Isuu

The April race night 
raised £700 for Hellen's Shelter

April Mothers Union
Pictures here

Holy Week and Easter
You can download service sheets from our services

Palm Sunday Sermon
You can download Fr Christyan's sermon, or read it here

RiP Margaret Andrew
Funeral in Church at Noon on Thursday 10 April. Link here
More from 
Ronnie Hunter's funeral

Don’t be scammed -Read about a clever fraud in our area

You can read the latest Parish magazine or download it here

There is a picture from our Christmas party here

See the answers to the 2013 Christmas quiz here
Congratulations to the Thomas family and Lucy Hotchkiss

Pictures from our Crib and Christmas day services are on Flickr

Pictures of the Time for God beach hut are here...More details of the Beach Hut Advent Calendar

Christmas Magazine 

You can download our Christmas Magazine  here or read it on Issuu

See pictures from the Lovey Foundation launch

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 24 August
St Bartholomew

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

10.15am Parish Eucharist
In Church
(Common Worship)

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

Choral evensong

 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 2014 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

Sunday 21 September, 10.15am
Service for the Blessing of Animals

Saturday 4 October, 7pm:
Harvest Supper & Dance

Sunday 5 October, 10.15am
Harvest Eucharist: this year we celebrate the Harvest of the Sea

Sunday 12 October 6.30pm
Choral Evensong, following workshop organised by Sussex Voiceworks

Friday 31 October, 7.30pm
All Souls Requiem

Saturday 1 November, 6pm 
Bonfire Party Fireworks in the vicarage garden with Baked Beans and Jacket Potatoes

Sunday 9 November, 10am
Remembrance Sunday: With the First World War centenary this year’s Remembrance Sunday will be a very special one. 

Sat 6 and Sun 7 December
Christmas Fayre & Tree Festival in support of our 2014 Charities. 

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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