Hello and welcome to the Parish of Goring-by-Sea, Worthing, West Sussex.
Our church family is a lively and assorted community of people of various ages with a real desire to know God better and respond to his amazing love by serving our local community and beyond.
We strive to ‘grow a healthy church’ and would love to meet you, so why not come along to one of our services.
You will be made most welcome.
- Father George (Vicar of Goring-by-Sea)
What's on?Month view:
As always, tea and biscuits will be served after the service where you can get to know your fellow paritioners.
Our services are easy to follow, relaxed and suitable for all ages
We welcome children and have a range of toys and books
available for them at the back of the church
Guides, Brownies and Rainbows participate in the services on parade Sundays
Please come along, you will be made very welcome
Join us in the hall for a cuppa and chat before the service
Transport a problem? We’ll arrange to pick you up.
Coming on your own? We’ll arrange for a ‘church-buddy’ to meet you on arrival and guide you through the service and introduce you to others.
Not sure about the kids? They are welcome! Activities will be available for them during coffee time, plus our Rainbows, Brownies and Guides will be there too.
To arrange lifts, a church-buddy or for more information please contact:
Geoff 01903 240540, Ruth 07860 641915, Angela 07980 152855 or Julie 01903 249685
A said service using traditional wording from the Book of Common Prayer (no sermon)
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We love weddings and are proud to perform wedding ceremonies throughout the year.
We know that marriage is an exciting and busy time and our highly experienced team will help make your special day a success.
Christian marriage is both a religious and family celebration and everyone has the right to be married in the parish where they live or regularly attend worship.
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