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Zoom Service invitation – Holy Communion for Trinity Sunday 7 June at 9.30am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom service. Topic: CW Holy Communion Service Trinity SundayTime: Jun 7, 2020 09:30 AM LondonJoin Zoom Meeting – click on link below a few minutes before the servicehttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/84446082295?pwd=SFBQd0RGVE1jVzA3NzNUOTM3ZjV3UT09Meeting ID: 844 4608 2295 … Continue reading


Zoom Service invitation – BCP Communion for Trinity Sunday 7 June at 8:00am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom Service. Topic: BCP Holy Communion Trinity Sunday Time: Jun 7, 2020 08:00 AM London Join Zoom Meeting – click on link a few minutes before the service is due to start … Continue reading


Worship at Home 7 June


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Team News 7th June


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings are closed Our worship of God and our care for each other continue but cannot be done in our building. Our website contains details of how to join others … Continue reading


Heart & Sole June Issue


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St Edmunds Southwold : Faculty Application Renewal of Roof Covering over the Trinity Chapel


It is proposed to replace life expired copper sheeting with new lead sheeting over the Trinity Chapel and organ at the east end of the north aisle. In addition to the new roof covering it is proposed to install some … Continue reading


Zoom Service invitation – BCP Communion for Pentecost May at 8:00am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. PLEASE UPDATE SOFTWARE WHEN AND IF YOU ARE PROMPTED TO BY ZOOM. Please forward this link to anybody who is interested in joining the service. Topic: BCP Holy Communion Service Time: … Continue reading


Zoom Service invitation – Holy Communion for Pentecost 31 May at 9.30am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom service. PLEASE UPDATE SOFTWARE IF PROMPTED TO BY ZOOM. Topic: CW Holy Communion for PentecostTime: May 31, 2020 09:30 AM LondonJoin Zoom Meeting – please click on link a few minutes … Continue reading


Worship from Home 31 May


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Team News 31 May


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings are closed Our worship of God and our care for each other continue but cannot be done in our building. Our website contains details of how to join others … Continue reading


Zoom meeting invitation – BCP Holy Communion Service Sunday after Ascension 8:00am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.   Topic: BCP Holy Communion Service Sunday after Ascension Time: May 24, 2020 08:00 AM London   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82364559366?pwd=ZXMxd1dDc0lkUE40RjZLSkM3TkR4dz09   Meeting ID: 823 6455 9366 Password: 996783


Zoom Service invitation – Holy Communion for Sunday after Ascension/Easter 7 24 May at 9.30am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.Topic: CW Holy Communion Sunday after AscensionTime: May 24, 2020 09:30 AM LondonJoin Zoom Meeting – please click on link below a few minutes before the servicehttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/83629602668?pwd=TzhLajJ3eWZITXlBRmRIcThpV2lHZz09Meeting ID: 836 2960 2668Password: … Continue reading


Worship at Home – Sunday after Ascension 24 May


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Team News 24 May


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings are closed Our worship of God and our care for each other continue but cannot be done in our building. Our website contains details of how to join others … Continue reading


Worship at Home -Ascension Day Eucharist 21 May 2020


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Zoom Service -Ascension Day Eucharist 21 May 2020


Scheduled Zoom ServiceTopic: Ascension Day Eucharist 21 May 2020Time: May 21, 2020 07:00 PM LondonJoin Zoom Meeting – please click on the link below a few minutes before the service.https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84918861636?pwd=YkFMTit6RTVCTThDVk10dVdWaS9nQT09Meeting ID: 849 1886 1636Password: 068705


Zoom meeting invitation – Choral Evensong Easter 6. 17 May 3pm


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom Service. Topic: Choral Evensong Easter 6 Time: May 17, 2020 03:00 PM London Join Zoom Meeting – click on link below a few minutes before the service is due to … Continue reading


Zoom Service invitation – BCP Communion on Easter 6. 17 May at 8:00am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: BCP Holy Communion Easter 6 Time: May 17, 2020 08:00 AM London Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84001570374?pwd=ZTlhWEhwUWpOelhZVnFjekM2VnFoUT09 Meeting ID: 840 0157 0374 Password: 176717 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/k6ZGhVUVT


Zoom Service invitation – Holy Communion on Easter 6 17 May at 9:30am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom service.Topic: CW Holy Communion Easter 6Time: May 17, 2020 09:30 AM LondonJoin Zoom Meeting – click on link below a few minutes before the serviceis due to start.https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82355622022?pwd=Snp0Q280aXQvK1dQdE9tVHYwc1Zkdz09Meeting ID: 823 … Continue reading


Worship at Home 17 May


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Team News 17 May


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings are closed Our worship of God and our care for each other continue but cannot be done in our building. Our website contains details of how to join others … Continue reading


Thy Kingdom Come May 21st to 31st 2020


Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around the world to pray from Ascension to Pentecost for more people to come to know Jesus. Since its start in May 2016, just three and a half years ago, … Continue reading


Guidance regarding Financial Giving during the Crisis


Our churches are not immune from the same financial challenges as other institutions during this time. Please continue to give, as is your custom, by Standing Order or the Parish Giving Scheme. If you give weekly by envelopes please continue … Continue reading


Zoom meeting invitation – BCP Communion on Christian Aid Sunday 10 May at 8:00am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom Service.   Topic: BCP Communion on Christian Aid Sunday Time: May 10, 2020 08:00 AM London   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85426342736?pwd=TWREcExvY2FnTTNxL2cwSFB1L0RYZz09   Meeting ID: 854 2634 2736 Password: 001239 One … Continue reading


Zoom Service invitation – Holy Communion on Christian Aid Sunday 10 May at 9:30am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom Service.   Topic: Holy Communion on Christian Aid Sunday Time: May 10, 2020 09:30 AM London   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89466635838?pwd=Qk9uZ2h0YVJiUTZvejNmVUFvNlBCdz09   Meeting ID: 894 6663 5838 Password: 044674   … Continue reading


Worship from Home 10 May & VE Day service


Please click the link to view or download Worship from Home 10 May An Outline Service for VE Day for those who are particularly mindful of this anniversary, you may wish to pray some of these prayers and make use of the service at … Continue reading


Team News 10 May


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings are closed Our worship of God and our care for each other continue but cannot be done in our building. Our website contains details of how to join others … Continue reading


Zoom meeting invitation – Holy Communion BCP May 3 2020 at 8:00am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.   Topic: Holy Communion BCP May 3 2020 Time: May 3, 2020 08:00 AM London   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89727833632?pwd=QVVxbGQ2bmc4QmZqcTRWbUNtTUVkUT09   Meeting ID: 897 2783 3632 Password: 017540 One … Continue reading


Zoom Service invitation – Holy Communion CW 3 May 9.30am


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.   Topic: Holy Communion CW 3 May 9.30am Time: May 3, 2020 09:30 AM London   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86305972787?pwd=TlptM1FYenl4VjVYczJuUTh0N2ZGUT09   Meeting ID: 863 0597 2787 Password: 022286 One … Continue reading


Worship at Home 3 May


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Team News 3 May


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings are closed Our worship of God and our care for each other continue but cannot be done in our building. Our website contains details of how to join others … Continue reading


Heart & Sole May Issue


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FEAST at Home 26 April


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Worship at Home 26 April


Worship at Home 26 April Please click the link  to view or print the Worship at Home information for this week.


Team News 26 April


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings must close We are seeing a huge increase in the number of people falling sick with COVID-19. We must distance ourselves from one another and prevent the spread of … Continue reading


Zoom CW Service Invitation 26 April 9.30am


Topic: Alan Perry’s Zoom Meeting Time: Apr 26, 2020 09:30 AM London   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88008965411?pwd=enRIMzdyVlZtZXl4NG1jRmZFQ0krUT09   Meeting ID: 880 0896 5411 Password: 089676 One tap mobile +13017158592,,88008965411#,,#,089676# US +13126266799,,88008965411#,,#,089676# US (Chicago)   Dial by your location     … Continue reading


Zoom BCP Service Invitation 8am 26 April


Rev. Alan Perry is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.   Topic: Alan Perry’s Zoom Meeting Time: Apr 26, 2020 08:00 AM London   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88260632988?pwd=KzNXZjloM1hYUGUrRjgzVnNibnBQUT09   Meeting ID: 882 6063 2988 Password: 007380 One tap mobile … Continue reading


Team Letter from Revd. Alan Perry


The angel said to the women, ‘Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen’. Matthew 28:5-6 As we began this new decade in January of … Continue reading


Worship at Home 19 April


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Team News 19 April


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings must close We are seeing a huge increase in the number of people falling sick with COVID-19. We must distance ourselves from one another and prevent the spread of … Continue reading


Worship from Home Easter Day


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Team News 12 April


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings must close We are seeing a huge increase in the number of people falling sick with COVID-19. We must distance ourselves from one another and prevent the spread of … Continue reading


Blythburgh Choral Evensong – Services online


It so happens that Ellis has been busy recording the service for the last couple of years – you may have seen the mic on the font – and he has made these recordings available to us. We will be … Continue reading


Virtual Stations on a Journey


On 27 March to 13 April Holy Trinity, Blythburgh was due to welcome back a remarkable set of paintings by Mark Cazalet of the Stations of the Cross – they were first shown in Holy Trinity in 2000, as part of a … Continue reading


Heart & Sole April Issue


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Where the Church is (2020) Cartoon


 Cartoon by Dave Walker   cartoonchurch.com 


Palm Sunday Sermon from Revd Malcolm Doney


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Prayer at home during Holy Week


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Team News 5 April


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings must close   We are seeing a huge increase in the number of people falling sick with COVID-19. We must distance ourselves from one another and prevent the spread … Continue reading


Live streaming services


Local Radio Live Service on Sunday mornings The BBC has announced that it is broadcasting a church service on Sunday mornings across every local radio station in England beginning this Sunday and led by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, … Continue reading


29 March Morning Prayer order of service


Worship at Home 29 March


Team News 29 March


The Church continues to be alive and active, but our buildings must close We are seeing a huge increase in the number of people falling sick with COVID-19. We must distance ourselves from one another and prevent the spread of … Continue reading



Team News 22 March


All church services and events are cancelled until further notice.  This includes all Sunday and midweek services, all Lent groups, lectures & lunches and fundraising and events.  Funerals and weddings can still take place with only family in attendance. In … Continue reading


Worship at Home


Worship from home booklet Currently it is not possible for people to worship together, the various Church of England apps for Daily Prayer and Reflections are a wonderful resource and unite us in prayer. Alongside them, the Church of England have … Continue reading


Coronavirus liturgy and prayer resources


The Church of England website page contains prayers and intercessions for personal use, special prayers for use if it isn’t possible to meet in church, and a simple form of prayer for the morning and evening, which can be downloaded, printed, and … Continue reading


Instructions received from Bishop Martin – Coronavirus (COVID-19)


  Care for those who are most vulnerable, and to ensure practices, as best as possible, that will not contribute to infection. Look out for those who do not have good support networks to ensure they receive the help and … Continue reading


Team News 15 March


  There are Lent Lunches on Fridays in the Southwold Arts Centre (St Edmund’s Hall) 12.30pm-2pm and Lent Lectures on Sundays at 6pm in the URC.    Southwold Lent Lectures 2020 – Topics of public concern in our modern world … Continue reading


Heart & Sole March Issue


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March Letter from Revd. Judy Miller


  #LiveLent: Care for God’s creation. I look forward to Lent every year. After I moved to Suffolk, I joined a group in Holton and subsequently reaffirmed my confirmation vows in St Mary’s Halesworth at the Easter vigil service in … Continue reading


Team News 1 & 8 March


Foodbank SOS – The Foodbank warehouse is very low on stock so please make a donation if you are able, especially UHT milk, tinned tomatoes, cartons of fruit juice, tinned meat and tinned vegetables, but anything is most welcome. Also … Continue reading


Team News 23 February


WORKING THROUGH GRIEF SESSIONS – led by Rev, Canon Simon Pitcher, Rev Alan Perry and Sarah Wallington Smith (Lay Elder and former hospice nurse). The last session: –  What is Christian hope? How is my faith affected by grief? Held at … Continue reading


Team News 9 February


All are welcome to a Celebration of Ministry with the Licensing and Installation of the Rev’d. John Loftus as Priest in Charge of the Benefice of Wrentham by the Archdeacon of Suffolk on Sunday, 9th February  at 3.00p.m. at St. … Continue reading



Team News 2 Feb


WORKING THROUGH GRIEF SESSIONS – led by Rev, Canon Simon Pitcher, Rev Alan Perry and Sarah Wallington Smith (Lay Elder and former hospice nurse). Sessions include 1. How do I survive the grief process ? 2. What helps, and what doesn’t … Continue reading



Team News 26 January


HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY – MONDAY 27 JANUARY AT ST FELIX SCHOOL Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) takes place on 27 January each year (the day Auschwitz was liberated) and is a time to remember the millions of people murdered during the … Continue reading


Team News 19 January


Notice of Funeral – the late Reverend Edward Rennard Following his unexpected death at home on the 30th December 2019, the Reverend Edward Rennard’s Funeral (a Requiem Mass) is to be held at 12.30pm on the 20th January 2020 at … Continue reading


Team News 12 January


TUESDAY COMMUNION SERVICES – St Margaret’s, Reydon Normal service resumes next Tuesday 14 January at 6.30pm.  All Welcome!   SERVICE OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY – FRIDAY 17 JANUARY Our annual service, praying for the unity of Christ’s Church takes … Continue reading


Team News 5 January


TUESDAY COMMUNION SERVICES Due to Rev. Rich Henderson’s Licensing as Rural Dean, there will be no Tuesday Communion Services at St Margaret’s, Reydon from Tuesday 7th January.   Tuesday 7th January, 7pm – You are invited to the Licensing of … Continue reading


Team News 22 Dec


TUESDAY COMMUNION SERVICES OVER THE CHRISTMAS PERIOD Due to the Christmas Holidays and Rev. Rich Henderson’s Licensing as Rural Dean, there will be no Tuesday Communion Services at St Margaret’s, Reydon from Tuesday 24th December until services resume on Tuesday … Continue reading



Team News 15 December


TUESDAY COMMUNION SERVICES OVER THE CHRISTMAS PERIOD Due to the Christmas Holidays and Rev. Rich Henderson’s Licensing as Rural Dean, there will be no Tuesday Communion Services at St Margaret’s, Reydon from Tuesday 24th December until services resume on Tuesday … Continue reading



Team News 1 December


LADY PENELOPE GILBEY RIP It is with great sadness that we report the death of Lady Penelope, a very faithful member of the Church and Village in Wangford as well as its Patron along with Uggeshall and Sotherton Parishes. Please … Continue reading




December Letter from Revd. Pitcher


Dear Friends, I was watching the start of the Rugby world cup a few days ago.  One of the commentators said that it would be a real boost for our country to win because we have had such a difficult … Continue reading


Team News 24 November


LADY PENELOPE GILBEY RIP It is with great sadness that we report the death of Lady Penelope, a very faithful member of the Church and Village in Wangford as well as its Patron along with Uggeshall and Sotherton Parishes. Please … Continue reading


Team News 10 November


REYDON CINEMA IN ST MARGARET’S CHURCH The next showing of the touching and funny film ‘The Bucket List’ starring Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson will be on Thursday 14 November at 2pm. Minimum donation of £2 towards refreshments. All welcome! … Continue reading


Team News 3 November


ALL SOULS’ SERVICE TODAY – SUNDAY 3 NOVEMBER. ST MARGARET’S REYDON AT 3PM All are welcome to attend this service where we will remember by name all those who have died and especially those in the past year, whose funerals … Continue reading



November Letter from Revd. Alan Perry


“Sorry seems to be the Hardest Word”. Or is it?   I wonder if  you agree with Bernie Taupin’s words, who wrote the lyrics to this song which became a hit for Elton John in 1976 and Blue in 2003? … Continue reading


Team News 27 October


Please note the following mid week services are cancelled Tuesday 6.30pm Eucharist at Reydon & Wednesday 8.45am TEAM Morning Prayer,Reydon   CHARITY QUIN IN CONCERT NEXT FRIDAY NOVEMBER 1 SOUTHWOLD URC AT 7.30PM Charity (wife of Rev. Charles Croll) will … Continue reading


Team News 20 October


CHARITY QUIN IN CONCERT NOVEMBER 1 SOUTHWOLD URC AT 7.30PM Charity (wife of Rev. Charles Croll) will be singing some songs from her new album at the URC on November 1. Free Admission with a retiring collection. The concert includes … Continue reading


Team News 13 October


NEW RURAL DEAN ANNOUNCED Bishop Martin is delighted to announce that the next Rural Dean of Waveney and Blyth will be The Revd Rich Henderson (from 1 January 2020).  Rich will be licensed as Rural Dean on 7 January 2020 … Continue reading


Heart & Sole October edition


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October Team Letter from Revd Judy Miller


Call to action: Making a Faith Bridge with Christian is Climate Action 7-19th October   To be honest, I’m often overwhelmed by the immensity of, and impending doom of the climate change discussion and felt powerless to take positive action … Continue reading


Team News 6 October


THANK YOU FROM CHARLES STORER At the Team Service the collection for Hope and Aid Direct raised an incredible £566.  Thank you to everyone for your generosity to support the many refugees in the world.   Sole Bay Team Ladies … Continue reading



Team News 29 September


Sole Bay Team Ladies Fellowship is back after its summer break! We meet every Wednesday at 2pm in the church room at St Margaret’s Church, Reydon, for informal bible study, praise and prayer, friendship and fellowship, and tea and biscuits. … Continue reading


Team News 22 September


The Reydon Scarecrow Trail last weekend raised a magnificent £1,690.50, all of which will go towards keeping the Christmas Lights in Reydon shining brightly this coming December. 47 Scarecrows were on display and with the theme of “Name the Song”, … Continue reading


Team News 8 September


FUNERAL AND THANKSGIVING SERVICE FOR THE LIFE OF SUE DOY The funeral of Sue Doy will take place in St Edmund’s Church, Southwold on Thursday 12 September at 12.00pm.  Please hold Sue, her family and many friends in your prayers … Continue reading


Revd Malcolm Doney

September Team Letter from Revd. Malcolm Doney


Soil and Soul Here we are in the harvest season, with festivals in churches across the team. I’ve spent most of my life in London, but ten years ago, my wife and I moved to Blythburgh. Harvest has taken on … Continue reading


Team News 1 September


FUNERAL AND THANKSGIVING SERVICE FOR THE LIFE OF SUE DOY The funeral of Sue Doy will take place in St Edmund’s Church, Southwold on Thursday 12 September at 12.00pm.  Please hold Sue, her family and many friends in your prayers … Continue reading


Team News 25 August


FUNERAL AND THANKSGIVING SERVICE FOR THE LIFE OF SUE DOY The funeral of Sue Doy will take place in St Edmund’s Church, Southwold on Thursday 12 September at 12.00pm.  Please hold Sue, her family and many friends in your prayers … Continue reading


Team News 18 August


TODAY – SONGS OF PRAISE AT ST LAWRENCE, SOUTH COVE AT 3PM You are all invited to join the congregation of South Cove for their outdoor Songs of Praise to celebrate their Patronal Festival at 3pm today. Refreshments will be … Continue reading


Team News 11 August


TUESDAY 13TH AUGUST – COFFEE MORNING, 10am – 12 noon, Cardinal Newman Hall, Tea/coffee & Cake £2.00, Raffle & Cake Stall. Proceeds towards the Sacred Heart Church Restoration fund.  Please come and join us.   REYDON CINEMA THURSDAY 15 AUGUST … Continue reading


Team News 4 August


50th Anniversary of Uggeshall Teas, this weekend   BEACH MISSION 29TH JULY – 9TH AUGUST Please encourage people of all ages to go along to the Beach Mission which has morning, afternoon and evening activities.  Events are free and open … Continue reading