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St Nectan's Church - Welcombe

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Services at St Nectan's

26th September 9.30am Harvest Festival now at 11am

Harvest Festival Celebration! This year our Harvest Service is on 26th September in St Nectan's, Welcombe.
We are starting at 11am and will enjoy pasties and cider for lunch afterwards.
Food donations will be give to Bideford Food Bank and the collection will go to WaterAid.
Please come along and join us to show our appreciation to the farmers who keep us all so well fed!

 10th October 9.30am Morning Worship

24th October 9.30 am Holy Communion

31st October Team Service at CLOVELLY 11am


14th November 9.30am Morning Worship

28th November 9.30 am Holy Communion




 Jane blessing the foxgloves during our service on the 13th June and showing off the wonderful new Stole that Vera Tooke made for St Nectan's day



On those Sundays when there isn't a service:

When the Church is not open due to COVID restrictions we are still here for you.
We are aware that people may begin to suffer from mental stress due to isolation as well as practical problems. It may help to talk.

The contact numbers of ministers are posted in the Church porch or on the St Nectan's Website
Or please leave a message at the parish office on 01237 441142 and we will try to get in touch as soon as possible.
Alternatively you can ring Helen Bence on 01288 331427 or Sheila Wade on 01288 331391

There are various online Church services, one such you might like to visit can be found at
The services are available from 09.30 until 21.30 every Sunday, and other things are also on that website that you may find encouraging.





Services: all at 9.30am unless stated,  Readers, Prayers Flower & Coffee rota

           Flower rota                           Coffee Rota after Welcombe Service






The Welcombe Service
A modern service 
held once a month, 
suitable for the 
whole family.


Holy Communion
A traditional service 
which follows the pattern 
of the Book of 
Common Prayer

Holy Communion (CW)
A more modern version of 
the Holy Communion service 
from the Common Worship book

Morning Prayer
Again a familiar 
service in the 
tradition of the
Book of Common Prayer

Morning Worship
A more modern version of 
the Morning Prayer service 
from the Common Worship book



Occasional Services

Carol Service
by candlelight normally on the Sunday before Christmas at 7.30pm;watch this web site or the newsletter for next Christmas' date.

Christmas Eve Communion 
by candlelight
at 10pm on 24th
December each year

Harvest Festival Service 
followed by Harvest Supper and auction around the first Sunday on October each year.

Holy Week services
We normally have a Maundy Thursday evening service - watch the porch, this space and the newsletter for details this year 




Welcombe Church Services

sunday club

Sunday Club

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