Welcome to Widcombe

Two great churches, one fabulous family

We offer vibrant band-led contemporary worship on Sunday evenings at our larger Victorian church, St Matts, and traditional Sunday morning services in our beautiful historic parish church, St Thomas à Becket.

Our churches

Widcombe Parish Online Services

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Recent blog posts

Black and white cross

This Easter season…

Tim talks about the real meaning of Easter in today’s world. Where is your focus on? Where and who are you looking to for help?

Blog: Once upon a time…

All of the best stories are captured in the Bible and profoundly get to the heart of what life is really all about. Tim looks deeper at the “Greatest Story ever told”.

God has called us to be a Christian community that reaches out to the parish and beyond,
to invite people to encounter God's grace.

Pentecost Sunday

31/05/20 – Rev’d Judith Harries reflects on the peace, power and purpose given to the disciples at Pentecost.

Ascension Sunday

24/05/20 – David Mathews speaks about Acts 1:6-14 and what it must have been like for the disciples to be at Jesus’ Ascension.

Another Advocate

17/05/20 – Mary Udale-Smith speaks on John 14:15-21, discussing the things we miss in lockdown, the things we’ve started to notice more and the importance of not missing out on the Holy Spirit.

The Way, the Truth & the Life

10/05/20 – Revd Tim Buckley speaks on John 14:1-14 “If you know me, you will know my Father also.” In times of trial, Jesus is our rock and firm foundation.

Safeguarding in the Parish

Read our Safeguarding policy and find out who to contact should you have any concerns.