• Welcome to St. Michael and All Angels Church

     
     
    The Church Building

    We are a Christian community that:

       - Worships God through a broad range of liturgy

       - Provides a place for believers and seekers
         to meet

       - Makes disciples and enables faith to grow

       - Welcomes children to all its services

       - Explores modern living in the light of faith

       - Supports those in need

       - Works actively with the local community

       - Helps charities nationally and internationally

     

    We are a medium-sized parish in Colehill, just outside the market town of Wimborne Minster, about seven miles north of Poole in the county of Dorset, England.

    For more information about our services, visit our Services page

    For more information about  Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals, go here

    There are a number of pdf files in our website. If you do not have Adobe Reader please click on the icon below

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  • This Week

    Thursday 5th May

    Ascension Day

    8:00am   Morning Prayer
    7:30pm   Community Choir in Church
    7:30pm   Sung Eucharist for Ascension Day

    Friday 6th May
    8:00am   Morning Prayer
    9:00am   Leadership Group Meeting at Vicarage
    9:30am   Cherubs Group
    7:00pm   Choir Practice

    Saturday 7th May
    10:00am  - 12:00pm  Annual Plant Sale at Church Centre
    11:30am   Baptism Preparation in Church

    Sunday 8th May

    Sunday after Ascension

    8:00am   Holy Communion
    9:30am   Parish Eucharist-Celebration of 150 years of Lay Ministry

    Tuesday 10th May
    8:00am   Morning Prayer
    10:00am   Organ Practice

    Wednesday 11th May
    8:00am   Morning Prayer
    11:30am  - 1:30pm  Centre Rendezvous

    Thursday 12th May
    8:00am   Morning Prayer
    7:30pm   Community Choir in Church

    Friday 13th May
    8:00am   Morning Prayer
    9:30am   Cherubs Group
    7:00pm   Choir Practice

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  • Latest News

    (Updated 1st May 2016)

              View our latest Notice Sheet for Sunday 1st May 2016 here

    Latest Crossroads Magazine now available here

    April Prayer Diary is available in Church or can be downloaded here

    NEW LAY PASTORAL ASSISTANTS FOR THE PARISH

    Liz White and Rod Chapman were licensed last Tuesday (23 Feb) as Lay Pastoral Assistants to join the team of other LPA's in the parish. They will be working with Revd. Suzanne Pattle and the rest of the LPA team on a wide range of pastoral care.

    GRAPEVINE

    The latest edition is available on the publications page

    RAISE FUNDS FOR ST MICHAEL'S

    If you are planning your summer holidays, don't forget that you can often raise money for your Church by buying through EasyFundRaising.com

    It is a donation from the travel companies to charities and costs you nothing!!your chosen 

    Click on the link at the top of the page if you have not used them before.

    BNuyers have raised over £150 for St Michael's so far - why don't you join them!!

    JOHN WEAVER

    John Weaver, who has been a Licenced Lay Minister at St Michael's for many years, has retired now from active ministry, and to mark the occasion he was presented with a gift from the congregation of St Michael's today.

    We wish John a long and happy retirement as he now becomes
    Lay Reader Emeritus.

    Presentation to John Weaver to formally mark his retirement as a Licenced Lay Minister

    Suzanne presents John with a silver bookmark engraved appropriately:
    "Well done, good and faithful servant"

    The ministry team.
    Malcolm Chisholm (LLM), Revd Suzanne Pattle, John, Revd Lorraine McGregor, Alan Motson (LLM)

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  • Latest Sermons

    Click on the link below to listen to our latest audio files:

     Sunday 27 March - Easter Day
    A talk to the children first followed by words for the rest of the congregation on the significance of Easter Day
     Sunday 28 February - LENT 3
    Trying to make sense of suffering in the world in the light of a loving God is always hard. Suzanne offers some thoughts on this in the light of today's gospel passage.
     Sunday 31 January - Candlemas
    Lorraine reminds us that we can always turn to Chrst for light in the darkness of our lives but she also challenges us as to how we are going to shine as a light for others

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