Hello and Welcome St Francis of Assisi Parish Church
We are on the corner of Greencourt Road and Willett Way, in the heart of Petts Wood.
Hi, I am Father Stephen and I am the Vicar here
We are a Church of England Parish church with in the Diocese of Rochester.
We Worship in the Anglo-Catholic tradition (also called or known as "High" church), and we hold four services of worship a week.
We also plan to hold occasional services for those looking for a less formal style of worship.
Our church is open most days if you simply want to pop in for some quiet prayer or reflection
Our friendly congregation reflect the local community and we have an active social calendar to which all are welcome whether you attend or not.
We have a number of groups connected to the church. A youth group which are aimed at teenagers Sunday club+. Also we are excited to announce our new initiative Petts Wood Junior Community Choir which has a planned start date of after Autumn half term, however for more info and contact details please click through to their page.
We also have our main church Choir which meets on Thursday evenings in the church, so if you fancy being a regular singer or indeed just for festivals more details can be found on that page.
For our Health and well-being we have a singing group that meet the 1st and 3rd Mondays every month, called Health and Harmony please click through for contact details and more information.
Also, a few more groups have started up in our Church Hall, our Bereavement Cafe, last Wedneday in the Month 3.00-4-30.
Exercise Classes for 60+ called Primetime is on Friday afternoons
We would also like to welcome the Children's diabetes support group, every third Wedneday of the month 7-8pm and also, a new half an hour Meditation group. Various times, please click through for information.
We also have an active Mothers union.
Our church hall is home to the independent and highly acclaimed preschool, Bright Beginnings as well as being used by community organisations
We are extremely fortunate to have not only a unique and beautiful church, but a large, well-equipped hall as well. If you are looking for a venue for you event and would like to know more about hiring then please click the link or call Dave Ince on 07887 864865
Hopefully our website tells you all you need to know, but please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any specific queries or questions, my door is always open for a chat, help with any problems you may have or simply a listening ear.
so give me a call on 01689 829971 if there is anything I can help you with
We look forward to seeing and welcoming you soon at St Francis
Your always very welcome
St Francis of Assisi