Pastoral

 Children, Families and Young People 

Angel Voices

A singing group for 4-9-year olds which meets in the Parish Hall on the first Sunday of the month at 9.15am to sing, play percussion instruments, dance and hear Bible stories. They then join in with the Family Communion at Lady St Mary Church to sing alongside the handbell ringers and choir. They also play at various school, community and church events. 

Contact: Mary Appleton 01929 552110 c.mappleton@talktalk.net 

Breakfast Church*

This informal, all-age service takes place weekly at Sandford St Martin's Church from 9am until 10am, beginning with breakfast. It is designed to help families to explore the Christian faith in an accessible and interactive way, with songs of worship, prayer, a Bible story, short talk, and craft activity. 

Contact: Stuart Cocksedge - 01929 550972 teamvicar@warehamchurches.org.uk 

*Due to the Covid situation, we are not serving food or drinks at Breakfast Church at present, hence there will be a later start time of 9.15am.

Youth Group (On hold at present)

A group for young people from across the churches of Wareham, meeting weekly on a Thursday evening during term time from 6.30 to 8pm at Not Just Sundaes Community Café in South Street, Wareham for food, games, worship, prayer and Bible study. A warm welcome awaits new members. For meeting dates please see the calendar. Contact: Stuart Cocksedge - 01929 550972  teamvicar@warehamchurches.org.uk 

Youth Discipleship Group

A group for young people in school years 5-8 to explore their faith. We meet usually on Wednesdays from 6.30 – 7.30pm for fun, games, fellowship, Bible study and prayer.  Contact Helen at curate@warehamchurces.org.uk for more details.

Handbells

We have both youth and adult teams and new members are always welcome. The youth team play at Family Communion services in Lady St Mary Church, Wareham and in local care homes, groups, concerts - and the Father Christmas parade. 

Contact: Angela Salter 01929 550011 atsalterandfamily@btinternet.com 

Babies and Toddlers

PLEASE NOTE THAT BOTH GROUPS REQUIRE PRE-BOOKING

The Wareham Baby & Toddler Group  

meets on Thursdays from 10am until 11.30am in the Parish Hall.

Facebook Group Link https://www.facebook.com/groups/483040361791933  

The Sandford Seedlings Baby & Toddler Group  

meets on Tuesdays from 1.30pm until 3pm at Sandford St Martin's Church

Facebook Group Link https://www.facebook.com/groups/850880435076928

 

Contact for both:

Rachel  or Stuart Cocksedge 01929 550972  teamvicar@warehamchurches.org.uk