The West Purbeck Benefice

Holy Rood Wool, St John the Baptist Bere Regis St Laurence Affpuddle with

The Lulworth Parishes of East and West Lulworth, 

Winfrith Newburgh and Chaldon Herring

 

We are now able to open the Church for private prayer on Monday mornings and Thursday afternoons (closes at dusk).

Limited services are also being resumed and times are published on this website and in the Parish News.

Please note that the requirements of social distancing mean that the number who can attend the church services at this time is restricted.  You must let us know in advance that you will be coming to the Service via the Church Office (details below) or your local Churchwarden please. 

If you wish to contact a priest, please first contact the Churchwarden, Paul Simpson on 01929 400376 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 NB Face coverings should be worn by all those attending a place of worship. These will be available at the church for those who need them. 

The Church Office, The D’Urberville Centre, Colliers Lane, Wool BH20 6DL

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Mid-week streamed worship

Contact Sandra, Church Warden or Benefice Office (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for details:

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 8:30am Morning Prayer

Thursday 9pm, Night Prayer

Wed 7th and 21st 10am, Holy Communion

 

Services during December 2020

December

Streamed

Affpuddle

Bere Regis

Wool

Chaldon Herring

East Lulworth

West Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

Wed 2nd

10am BCP

Communion

             

Sun 6th

Advent 2

purple

10:45am

Café Church

 

6pm Advent ‘readings and music’

9am BCP Communion

   

9am CW Communion

 

Wed 9th

9pm Night Prayer

             

Sun 13th

Advent 3

purple

HC CW

Communion

 

9am CW

Communion

       

9am CW

Communion

Wed 16th

10am CW Communion

             

Sun 20th Advent 4

 

purple

10:45am

Christmas Carols

9am CW Communion

6pm Carol Service

6pm Carol Service

5pm Lulworth Carol Service

     

Christmas Eve

 

 

white

 

 

 

(If needed)

11pm First Communion of Christmas

11:30pm Midnight Mass

4pm Crib Service

4pm Crib Service

11:30pm Midnight Mass

 

4pm Crib Service

11:30pm Midnight Mass

 

Christmas Day

white

10:45am Christmas Communion

 

10am Christmas

Family Communion

       

10am Christmas

Family Communion

Sun 27th

Christmas 1

white

 

10:45am

CW Communion

             

Log on for Sunday Streamed Worship from 10:30am, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for the link.

Please note that the requirements of social distancing mean that the number who can attend the church services at this time is restricted.  You must let us know in advance that you will be coming to the Service via the Church Office This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or your local Churchwarden please. 

NB Face coverings should be worn by all those attending inside a place of worship. These will be available at the church for those who need them. 

Services may need to change at short notice, notification will be made via email, social media and posters.

 

 

SUNDAY SERVICES OCTOBER 2020

Log on for Streamed Worship from 10:30am.

Sunday 4th October

17th after Trinity 

9am Holy Communion CW

Holy Trinity

West Lulworth

 

9am Holy Communion CW

St Nicholas,

Chaldon Herring

 

10.45am Harvest Café Church with Bishop Nicholas

Live Streamed Service

 

6pm

Benefice Harvest Thanksgiving

St John the Baptist,

Bere Regis

Sunday 11th October

18th after Trinity

9am Holy Communion CW

St John the Baptist

Bere Regis

Followed by APCM

 

9am Holy Communion BCP 

St Andrews, East Lulworth

 

10.45am Holy Communion CW

Live Streamed Service

 

5pm Harvest Thanksgiving

St Nicholas,

Chaldon Herring

Sunday 18th October

St Luke the Evangelist

19th after Trinity

9am Holy Communion CW

St Laurence, Affpuddle

Followed by APCM

 

9am Holy Communion CW

Holy Rood, Wool

Followed by APCM

 

10.45am All Age Worship

Live Streamed Service

Sunday 25th October

Bible Sunday

Last Sunday after Trinity

9am Holy Communion CW

St Laurence, Affpuddle

 

9am Holy Communion CW

St Christopher’s

Winfrith Newburgh

Lulworth Combined Parish

Followed by APCM

 

10.45am Holy Communion CW

Live Streamed Service

 

 

Note that you can download this and each month's schedule using the links at the bottom of this page

WORSHIP in MARCH & EASTER

Lent = Purple; Mothering Sunday & Easter Sunday = White

PLEASE NOTE: CHANGE TO PATTERN OF WORSHIP for 22nd & 29th.

ALL are most warmly invited to join together for

MOTHERING SUNDAY WORSHIP

You are warmly invited to join Prayer Group every Monday at 2:30pm.

(For location please ring 01929 400259.)

Date

Church Location

Time

Worship

Sunday Readings

“Saying Yes to Life…”

[1] Sunday

1 March

LENT 1

East Lulworth

Winfrith Village Hall

9:00am

10:30am

Holy Communion (BCP)

Café-Church

Genesis 1: 1-5

John 8: 12-20

Theme: Caring for God’s Creation

Tuesday 3 March

West Lulworth

10am

Benefice Communion

 

[2] Sunday

8 March

LENT 2

Chaldon Herring

  

West Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

9:15am

11am

11am

Gathering

Morning Worship

Holy Communion

Theme: Reconciliation

Genesis 1: 6-8

John 4: 4-14

Tuesday 10 March

Wed 11 March

West Lulworth

St. Nicholas’

10am

11:30pm

Benefice Communion

Benefice Prayers

 

[3] Sunday

15 March

LENT 3

East Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

9:00am

11am

Holy Communion (BCP)

Holy Communion

Genesis 1: 9-13

John 15: 1-8

Tuesday 17 March

West Lulworth

10am

Benefice Communion

 

[4] Sunday

22 March

MOTHERING SUNDAY

Wool, Holy Rood

Winfrith Newburgh

10am

11am

Holy Communion

All-Age WORSHIP

Colossians 3: 12-17

John 19: 25b - 27

Tuesday 24 March

Sat 28 March

West Lulworth

East Lulworth

10am

8:30am

Benefice Communion

Prayer Breakfast

 

[5] Sunday

29 March

LENT 5

Chaldon Herring       

West Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

9:15am

11am

11am

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Praise & Worship

Genesis 1:20-23

John 6: (25-34)35-40

 

Theme: tbc

Tuesday 31 March

West Lulworth

10am

Benefice Communion

 

[1] Sunday

5 April

PALM SUNDAY

East Lulworth

Winfrith Village Hall

9:00am

10:30am

Holy Communion (BCP)

Café-Church

Philippians 2: 5-11 Matthew 21: 1-11

 

Theme: Salvation

Tuesday 7 April

West Lulworth

10am

7pm

Benefice Communion

Compline with Reflection

 

Thursday 9 April

MAUNDY THURSDAY

East Lulworth

7pm

Holy Communion

(with washing of feet)

Exodus 12: 1-14

John 13: 1-17, 31-35

Friday 10 April

GOOD FRIDAY

Winfrith Newburgh

West Lulworth

10:45am

2pm

Silent Walk of Witness

Hour at the Cross

John 18: 1 - 19: 42

[2]  Sunday

12 April

EASTER SUNDAY

West Lulworth

Chaldon Herring

Winfrith Newburgh

6am

9:15am

11am

Sunrise Worship

@ Holy Trinity

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Acts 10: 34-43

John 20:1-18

 

 

 

WORSHIP in FEBRUARY

Candlemas = White: Before Lent = Green; Lent = Purple

You are warmly invited to Prayer Group every Monday at 2:30pm.

(For location please ring 01929 400259)

Date

Church Location

Time

Worship

Sunday Readings

(Gospel of Matthew)

[1] Sunday

2 February

CANDLEMAS

East Lulworth

Winfrith Village Hall

9:00am

10:30am

Holy Communion

Café-Church

Malachi 3: 1-5

Luke 2: 22-40

Theme: Blessed are

the persecuted,…

  Tuesday 4 Feb

West Lulworth

10am

Benefice Communion

 

[2] Sunday

9 February

3 before LENT

Chaldon Herring       

West Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

9:30am

11am

11am

Informal Service

Morning Worship

Holy Communion

Theme: Reconciliation

1 Corinthians 2: 1-12

Matthew 5: 13-20

Tuesday 11 Feb

West Lulworth

10am

Benefice Communion

 

[3] Sunday

16 February

2 before LENT

East Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

D’Urberville Hall, Wool

Bere Regis*

9:00am

11am

5pm

6pm

Holy Communion (BCP)

Holy Communion

Supper Church

Evensong

Romans 8: 18-25

Matthew 6: 25 – end

Tuesday 18 Feb

West Lulworth

10am

Benefice Communion

 

[4] Sunday

23 February

Sunday before LENT

Chaldon Herring       

West Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

9:15am

11am

11am

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Praise & Worship Service

Exodus 24: 12-18

Matthew 17: 1-9

Tuesday 25 Feb

West Lulworth

10am

Benefice Communion

 

26 February

ASH WEDNESDAY

D’Urberville Hall, Wool

St. John-the-Baptist,

Bere Regis

 10am

7pm

Holy Communion                   with Imposition of Ashes

 

Sung Evensong                      

 

[1] Sunday

1 March

LENT 1

East Lulworth

Winfrith Village Hall

9:00am

10:30am

Holy Communion

Café-Church

Psalm 32

Matthew 4: 1-11

Theme: tbc

Tuesday 3 March

West Lulworth

10am

Benefice Communion

 

 

Supper Church: 5pm on Sunday 16th February @ D’Urberville Main Hall, Wool

*Sung Evensong: 6pm on Sunday 16th February is held at the Turberville Hall, Bere Regis.

Also an invitation for your Diaries:-

West Purbeck Benefice Prayer:

St. John the Baptist, Bere Regis on Wednesday 12th February @ 11:30am

West Purbeck Benefice Prayer Breakfast:

St. Lawrence, Affpuddle on Saturday 29th February @ 8:30am.

 

 

WORSHIP in JANUARY

Epiphany & Candlemas = White

You are warmly invited to join Prayer Group every Monday at 2:30pm.

(For location please ring 01929 400259)

Date

Church Location

Time

Worship

Sunday Readings

 

[1] Sunday

5 January

EPIPHANY

East Lulworth

Winfrith Village Hall

9:00am

10:30am

Holy Communion (BCP)

Café-Church

Psalm 72: 1-15

Matthew 2:1-12

Theme: Salt & Light

Tuesday 7 Jan

West Lulworth

10am

Parish Holy Communion

 

[2] Sunday

12 January

Baptism of Christ

Chaldon Herring       

West Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

9:15am

11am

11am

Morning Worship

Morning Worship

Holy Communion

Psalm 29

Matthew 3: 13-17

Tuesday 14 Jan

West Lulworth

10am

Parish Holy Communion

 

[3] Sunday

19 January

EPIPHANY 2

East Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

9:00am

11am

Holy Communion (BCP)

Holy Communion

Psalm 40: 1-12

John 1: 29-42

Tuesday 21 Jan

West Lulworth

10am

Parish Holy Communion

 

[4] Sunday

26 January

EPIPHANY 3

Chaldon Herring       

West Lulworth

Winfrith Newburgh

9:15am

11am

11am

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

CHRISTINGLE

Isaiah 9:1-4

Matthew 4: 12-23

Tuesday 28 Jan

West Lulworth

10am

Parish Holy Communion

 

[1] Sunday

2 February

CANDLEMAS

East Lulworth

Winfrith Village Hall

9:00am

10:30am

Holy Communion (BCP)

Café-Church

Psalm 24: 1-10

Luke 2:22-40

Tuesday 4 Feb

West Lulworth

10am

Parish Holy Communion