The Benefice of Swanwick and Pentrich
St Andrew's and St Matthew's


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We are a community whose aim is to share the good news of Jesus’ love for all people through worship, Bible study, prayer, friendship, fellowship and fun.
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SO MUCH IS GOING ON IN ST. ANDREW'S AND ST. MATTHEW'S - PLEASE HAVE A LOOK AT OUR "EVENTS" PAGE FOR DETAILS, WHICH ALSO INCLUDES "CHRISTIANS TOGETHER IN SWANWICK" EVENTS 

 SERVICES FOR AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER IN ST. ANDREW'S AND ST. MATTHEW'S CHURCHES ARE AS  FOLLOWS 

                                                                                                                                                                        28th August (4th Sunday)Swanwick St. Andrew's: 11am Holy Communion (CW)  NO CROSSROADS      Pentrich St. Matthews:  9.30am Holy Communion 

4th September (1st Sunday)  St. Andrew's: 8am Holy Communion : 11am Family Service.  Pentrich: 9.am Holy Communion, 6pm Sacred Space. 

WE WELCOME SHARON WILCOX TO OUR SERVICES on 4th SEPTEMBER.  

SHARON IS ON LEAVE FROM SANTO DOMINGO IN ECUADOR, WHERE SHE WORKS TO ENABLE DISADVANTAGED WOMEN AND CHILDREN TO WORK, LEARN AND TAKE PART IN SOCIETY. SHARON WILL SPEAK AT PENTRICH AT 9.30 am and SWANWICK AT 11am            

11th September (2nd Sunday).  Swanwick: 11am Holy Communion (Common Worship),          4pm Crossroads.  Pentrich: 9.30am Holy communion - and LAUNCH OF SHOEBOX APPEAL

18th September: (3rd Sunday) Swanwick 8am Holy Communion :  11am Holy Communion (CW)  Pentrich: 9.30am Holy Communion: 6pm Evening Prayer

Saturday 24th/Sunday 25th SEPTEMBER (4th SUNDAY): HARVEST WEEKEND AT PENTRICH  11am: Joint Harvest Festival Service at St. Matthews Pentrich for both Swanwick and Pentrich congregations.  NO 11am SERVICE AT SWANWICK:    

      St. Andrew's Swanwick 4pm:  Crossroads family activity and worship

SUNDAY 2ND OCTOBER (1st Sunday):  HARVEST FESTIVAL AT SWANWICK

St. Andrew's:  8am Holy Communion:  11am Joint Harvest Festival Service at St. Andrew's Swanwick for both Swanwick and Pentrich congregations.  NO 9.30am SERVICE AT PENTRICH

2-4pm PARACHUTING TEDDIES FROM SWANWICK CHURCH TOWER:  registration from 1.30 pm: £2 per jump, parachute provided.  Bring your own teddy or rent-a-teddy available.  Refreshments - Teddy Bear Trail - Harvest displays and the PENTRICH REVOLUTION EXHIBITION.  

Pentrich:  6pm Sacred Space (no 9.30am SERVICE AT PENTRICH)                             

Alternatively visit 'Services' for more detail





Service times
  • St Andrew's, Swanwick

    Sundays 11.00 am CW Communion
    First Sunday Family Worship
    1st & 3rd Sunday 8.00 am      BCP Communion
    2nd & 4th Sundays 4.00 pm    Crossroads 
    3rd Sunday 9.45 am               Early Birds
    Wednesdays 10.00 am              Holy Communion


  • St Matthew's, Pentrich

    Sunday 9.30 am     Holy Communion
    Sunday 6.00 pm     Sacred Space - 1st Sunday
                                  Evening Prayer - 3rd Sunday



Our Key Priorities are:
To worship God
To grow in faith
To serve the people in our community
To live and share the love of Jesus

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