Okeford Benefice

What a wonderful day

A great day in the life of our Benefice. The History and Flower Festival at Shillingstone has brought many people through our doors. The displays of flowers and historical memorabilia have been amazing and a real testament to the teams led by Ray Suter and Carolyn Wilson. At our Patronal service today we welcomed lots [...]

Dispelling a rumour

The Rector has been working very hard with the Parish Church Council (PCC) of Manston to ensure the long-term sustainability of Manston Church. Dishearteningly rumours have been going around that Manston Church is closing. This is untrue. The Rector has been through a long legal process involving the Church Commissioners to reorganise the parish structure. [...]

Songs of Praise

Do come along to a Songs of Praise called 'Just as I am' on Sunday 1st October at the Shillingstone Church Centre from 3:30PM. We will be singing lots of favourite traditional hymns, hearing a well known Bible story and saying a couple of traditional prayers. Tea and cakes will be served afterwards. This is [...]

Latest Lui update

September's news from the link Diocese of Lui is now available to read by clicking here.