Welcome to the website of St. Mary's Church, Riverhead and Dunton Green. Whether you are a first-time visitor or enquirer, or a member of our Church community, we hope the information provided will be helpful.
A summary list of Diary Dates for 2014 can be accessed by following this link.
PARISH BRING & SHARE LUNCH
This event will take place on Sunday, 24 August 2014, in the Vicarage Garden. All are welcome. Please bring blankets or chairs, a contribution to the 'feast', and your own drink.
Do have a read of the latest 'Vicar's Thoughts', dated 30 June 2014, about 'Extra-Ordinary Time' - accessed from the main menu on the left-hand side of this front page.
RIDE & STRIDE
The annual 'Ride & Stride' in aid of Friends of Kent Churches will take place on Saturday, 13 September 2014. St Mary's Church will be open between 10am and 6pm. Would you like to be a sponsored Cyclist or Walker? Further details can be found here. Sponsorship forms are available at the back of the Church. If you can help with manning the Church, to record visitors, please add your name to the rota at the back of the Church. Contact: Tom and Chloe Witchell.
The Vicar will be holding a 5-week series of confirmation classes, to explore the basics of Christianity, leading up to a Confirmation Service on the evening of Sunday, 28 September 2014, at St Mary's Kippington. There will be a course for adults (5 - 6 pm) and a separate course for young people (secondary school age, or starting secondary school in September) (4 - 5 pm); starting Sunday, 24 August 2014; both courses will take place at the Church. If you would like to find out more about this for yourself or your children, or you would just like to attend the course, please contact Revd. Martin.
THE MARRIAGE OF SUSANNA AND DAVID
Listen to a short extract from the service held on 1 August 2014 at St. Mary's Church, Riverhead; including the prayer of blessing for the Marriage of Susanna and David: