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Welcome to the Wye Benefice
A group of eight Anglican churches in the Stour Valley between  Ashford and Canterbury.

For details of how to arrange a wedding, funeral or christening  click here or contact:

The Reverend Ravi Holy  Tel: 07930 401963 or email: raviholy@aol.com

Church Office Tel: 01233 813793  or email: office@wyebenefice.org.uk

For details of our Sunday services, click on the relevant church in the drop-down menu above.   

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SERVICES AND LATEST NEWS

Easter Services Across the Benefice

Thursday 28th March - Maundy Thursday

St Mary's Brook
7pm Holy Communion with Foot Washing

Friday 29th March - Good Friday 
Wye Church

Not the 10 Clock Service
2-3pm Stations of the Cross

Easter Sunday 31st March

9am Mass (Catholic Worship) at St Mary's Brook
9.30am - Communion at St Christopher's - tbc
10am - Communion at Wye
10.30am Communion at Petham
11am -Communion at  Brook

Funeral Service for Thomas Owen Roberts
Tuesday 20th February at 2pm
Wye Church
followed by burial in the churchyard

Memorial Service for Guy Thorogood
Friday 23rd February at 11am
Wye Church
followed by wake in the New Flying Horse
All Welcome.

New Area Dean
Reverend Ravi Holy is now our new Area Dean of the Stour Vallery.
See photo gallery below

Church Notice Sheet
w/c Sunday 11th February
click HERE

Baptism
Oliver James Hall

Sunday 3rd March
Wye Church

Snowdrops at St Mary's Hinxhill
Stained Glass Window Wye with Saints Gregory and Martin.
Mists over Wye
Wye in Blossom Time
Wye Church in Spring
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Ravi the new Area Dean of the Stour Valley

Events and Activities

Options Club

Options runs every Monday morning from 10am to 12 noon.

                             

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Bumps and Babies

Meets every Thursday at 9.15am at Wye Church.  Term time only.  Next session is Thursday 22 February.

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Petham, Waltham, Elmsted and Hastingleigh Churches

The next 9.30am Group Service (Communion) will be on Sunday 25th  February at Hastingleigh

Next Family Service is at 11am on Sunday 17th March at Petham.

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Church Office Opening Times

The office is open Monday to Friday 9.30am to 3.30pm.

SEED

Informal Evening Service at Wye

Sunday 18 February 2024 at 6.30pm

Join us to deepen connections, experience spiritual growth, and find meaning as we dwell in the word.  Through prayer, song, open conversation, and shared experiences, we aim to cultivate a space where everyone's journey is valued and each person can discover their unique spiritual path. 

Our theme for this service is 'purpose'.

COME AS YOU ARE

Friday 16th and Saturday 17th February

at Wye Church

Albion Records recording of Kent Sinfonia playing Vaughan Williams.

Due to the recording taking place, the church will be closed to the public from 8am to 8.30pm on Friday

and 9am to 3pm on Saturday

Not the 10 Clock Service and Choral Evensong at Wye

The next services will be on

Sunday 25 February at 11am and 6.30pm respectively

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Celtic Evening Prayer

The next service is on Sunday 3 March 2024 at the usual time of 6.30pm at Wye Church..  All Welcome

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Wye and Brook Forest Church 

Our next Forest Church at Wye will be on Sunday 3 March, both during the main 10am services.   The next Forest Church event at Brook church will be during the 11am service on Sunday 10 March, which will have a Mothering Sunday focus.

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Wye, Brook, Hinxhill and Boughton Aluph Parish Magazine

February 2024 issue out now!

Click on the button below to view the latest cover.

Produced monthly at £2 per copy. 

 Available from Wye News, Wye Post Office

or from Wye Church.

Or subscribe and save £6 per year! 

Subscriptions subject to delivery area

To start a subscription, contact the Church Office  office@wyebenefice.org.uk or Tel: 01233 813793

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