Coronavirus Covid-19 Outbreak
Coronavirus update 17 March 2020
In light of the Government guidance around non-essential contact,
the Archbishops of Canterbury and York have issued advice
that public worship is suspended until further notice.
Palm Sunday Worship
friends at St John's Rastrick by using this link.
We will issue more information about how St Matthew's Church is here to
serve the Community of Rastrick in the name of Jesus Christ, in the
coming days and weeks.
A warm welcome to St. Matthew's - a church that is both Anglican and
Methodist at the same time.
At St. Matthew's you will find a variety of worship reflecting the different
traditions from which we are gathered. All of them are based on
our belief that God is highly relevant to the modern world.
We seek to be open to new ways of experiencing faith
and understanding the Bible.
If you are looking for a church which is not dogmatic, rigid or
judgmental and which accepts people as they are, you are likely
to feel at home with us.
St Matthew's is committed to the Safeguarding of Young People and
Vulnerable Adults. The Ecumenical Church Council has based its policy
on the Church of England's policies and best practice on Safeguarding.
St Matthew's policy is updated annually.
The Parish Designated Safeguarding Officer is Mrs. Jennifer Normanton,
Vicar of Rastrick : Vacancy
In place of the Vicar, for all Anglican matters relating to the Church or
Parish Centre please contact the Churchwarden,
Margaret Brown Tel 01484 714533.
For any specific Methodist matters, please contact
either Senior Church Steward Judith Kay Tel 01494 713929
or Revd Terry Keen Tel 01422 257763
email Revd Terry
Stephen Hannam, Honorary Assistant Priest
For Revd Stephen's details please go to the 'Meet the Church Officers'
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