Heathfield Benefice

The Church of England in Your Community

































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Welcome

Reverend Mitch Welcome to our website.  


 

We are ‘The Church of England in Your Community’, covering the town of Heathfield and the neighbouring villages of Old Heathfield and Broad Oak. We have three buildings and two parishes, but we are one Church family. As such, we seek to respond to God’s love by walking alongside one another in all aspects of life’s journey: in life | in love | in loss. 


 

We hope you find our website useful, whether you’re new to the area, interested in exploring your faith, or have an important life event such as a child to be baptised, a wedding to be planned, or a funeral for a loved one.

 

Reverend Christian Mitchell, Vicar





































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































 

What's on this week 































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































 

A Sunday Service in St Richard's Church















































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































 

Monday 18th

8.30   Morning Prayer, at St Richard’s











































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































1.00   Baby & Toddler group, in St George’s parish room























































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































 

Tuesday 19th

9.15 Morning Prayer, at All Saints’
 
























































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































1.30 Art & Crafts Group, in St Richard’s church hall

                        

Wednesday 20th 

8.30   Morning Prayer, at St Richard’s

9.30   Mothers Union Corporate Holy Communion (said), at St Richard’s, followed by coffee


































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































7.00   Lenten Compline, at All Saints’





























































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































7.30   Bell-ringing practice, at All Saints’


 

    Revd Mitch at the Altar in All Saints' Church

      

Thursday 21st

8.30  Morning Prayer, at St Richard’s

2.00 Diocesan Lent Course: Living Christ, in St Richard’s hall  

7.00 Acorn Housegroup, at Sunningdale




































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































                                   

Friday 22nd    


























































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































12.00 Lent lunch in aid of Age Concern, in St George's parish room

7.30   Choir practice, at St Richard’s

 

Saturday 23rd    

9.00   Saturday Prayers, at St George's















































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































10.00 C1 Safeguarding Training, at St Richard’s church hall

























































































































































































































































































                       

Sunday 22nd
















































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































10.30 Morning Praise, at All Saints’


10.30 Holy Communion (sung service), at St Richard’s

3.00    Sunday @ 3, at St George’s, followed by tea

6.30    Lenten Reflections, at Heathfield Community Centre. The third in a series of five sessions during Lent, organised by Churches Together in Heathfield and District.








































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































 

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Cross on St Richard's Church
 
Safeguarding

 
In Heathfield Benefice we take Safeguarding seriously. Our two parishes each have a designated Safeguarding Officer; their




contact details can be found on the who's who page. 
 
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