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ST MARY’S CHURCH

St Mary’s is the Parish Church near the centre of Liss, Hampshire.  We offer a range of different worship styles from All-Age services and ‘Messy Church’ to BCP Holy Communion and Evensong.  We endeavour to provide a warm and inclusive welcome to everyone. If you are interested in knowing more, details of services and activities can be found on this site.  Please do contact us if you want further information.

Services Recommenced on

Sunday 19 July

Sundays 8.30am Traditional BCP Holy Communion service

Sundays 10.15am Parish Communion Service (All-Age on the 1st Sunday of the month) (10.15am services will also be livestreamed)

1st Sunday of the month 6.30pm Informal Iona Holy Communion

2nd Sunday of the month 6.30pm Evening Prayer

Wednesdays 9.30am Traditional Holy Communion

Morning prayer takes place Wednesday-Saturday at 9am. This is livestreamed on the church Facebook page.

Booking is required if three or more are coming from one household to the 10.15am service. To book a place, please press the button below. Please ring 892552 if the booking system shows all the seats available have already been booked.

In order to keep us all safe and to protect the more vulnerable among us, please wear a mask.

 

The church is now open daily for Private Prayer or just a quiet space to be – every day 9am-6pm.

 

Full risk assessments have been completed in line with Government and Church of England guidelines

Live Streamed Services

Although services are restarting, we will continue to live-stream the Sunday 10.15am service from the church, on the St Mary’s Facebook page. The Sunday services will remain on the Facebook page for viewing later. This is to enable those who are unable to or are shielding, to join with us for the service in the church.

In addition, Morning Prayer will be said every morning at 9am (except Sundays and Mondays), again on Facebook.

St Mary’s Facebook page can be seen HERE

The video for Sunday 20 September is below.

Trinity 15 Sunday 20 September 2020

Pandemic Photos and Video

Please click on the photos sent in by St Mary’s congregation to see what people have been doing during the coronavirus lockdown.

Liss Foodbank

Please ring 01730 300659 or 01730 300921 if you would like help this week

Give to St Mary’s Online

St Mary’s Church now accepts donations online.

Please click the button below to donate.

We know that these are financially tough times for many. For those who can give, we are very grateful. Your donations are a crucial part of enabling the work of St Mary’s Church: to make the light, life, and love of God known in our world.

Please remember to gift aid your donation if you are a UK taxpayer, as that will allow us to claim an extra 25p on every £1 that you give.

Gallery

Please select a photo or the  ‘see ‘more’ option below for all pictures in our galleries

church diary

NO SERVICES OR EVENTS TAKING PLACE IN CHURCH DUE TO CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS

Sep
27
Sun
8.30am Holy Communion @ St Mary's Church
Sep 27 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am

A traditional service of Holy Communion using the Book of Common Prayer

Parish Communion @ St Mary's Church
Sep 27 @ 10:15 am

Due to covid restrictions, there are currently no hymns being sung and we are not currently offering refreshments after the service

10.15am  Parish Communion service using the Common Worship book
People can receive bread and wine or a blessing at the altar.  There  are Sunday groups for children 0-10.   Children are in church for the beginning of the service, then, after the first hymn, they go to their groups: There is a staffed creche room for 0-3s  in church; children age 4-10 meet in the parish Office.  After the service, there are refreshments and all are welcome to stay.

Sep
30
Wed
Wednesday Said Communion @ St Mary's Church
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am

Said Communion service using Book of Common Prayer
This is a quiet service in a traditional style.

Contact us

If you have a question, or prayer request, please write to us using the form at the bottom of this page.
If you wish to speak to someone today, please ring one of the numbers below:

Parish Administrator:
Michaela Surtees
Parish Office, St Mary’s Church, Station Road, Liss GU33 7AQ
01730 892552 lissparish@gmail.com
Parish Office open Tuesdays-Fridays 10.00am-1.00pm

The Rector: Rev Chris Williams
The Rectory, 111 Station Road, Liss GU33 7AQ  01730 890085 revchris007@gmail.com

Enquiries about Weddings, Funerals or Christenings, should be made to the Parish Office. Please note, the office is closed on Mondays.

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