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.
BISHOP BRIAN'S VISIT
As part of Bishop Brian's 'visitation' to the Sevenoaks Deanery, he will be leading our 9:30am service on Sunday, 28 September 2014. He will also be our guest at a Bring and Share Lunch taking place in our Hall at 1:00pm on the same day. There is a list at the back of the Church. Bishop Brian hopes to be able to meet as many people as possible.
MOTHERS' UNION BIBLE STUDY
The following Saturday dates have been arranged for Bible Study over the next few months - 27 September, 25 October, 29 November, 20 December; from 10:30 to 11:30am, and open to everyone. The Bible Study is preceded at 10:00am with MU notices. Contact Karen Forster-Pearce for further details, including venue.
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.
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: