Saturday Social Dances - new booking information
The next dance is on Saturday 18 November 2023 at 8pm. Attendance at Social Dances can now be paid in advance and Table bookings made - please see details Read More
Annual Gift Day
Our period of Annual Giving was launched on 14 May. This year we are aiming to raise £30,000 to meet not only ongoing costs but additional expenditure on the decoration and maintenance of our church and hall buildings at St Mark’s. We appreciate it is difficult for many at this time, but all donations are gratefully received. Thank you. Read More
ISB was heading for trouble right from the start, Wilkinson review suggests
A “COMPLEX matrix of reasons” led to the disbanding of the Independent Safeguarding Board (ISB), says a report published on Monday. Its author, Sarah Wilkinson, a barrister, identifies the Archbishops’ Council as responsible for “structural” issue...
3rd Sunday of Advent
I LOVE the positivity of 1 Thessalonians 5. Joy and gratitude are true signs of the indwelling Spirit at work in us. But the scientific imperative is also there: “Test everything!” We cannot take it for granted that our perceptions are right. The ...
Apply ‘family test’ to all policies, Welby urges Government
IN A country that was “struggling to create conditions in which children can thrive”, the chief consideration in any policy should be whether it was “family-proof”, the Archbishop of Canterbury told the House of Lords on Friday. By virtue of his o...
Rising seas could cause displacement, Anglican Primate at COP28 warns
AS THE COP28 climate summit entered its final hours, the Primate leading the Anglican Communion presence at the meeting has warned that, without action to tackle the climate crisis, people living in low-lying islands will be entirely displaced fro...
Claire Gilbert: Following Julian of Norwich into the cell of the heart
This week’s podcast brings a talk by Claire Gilbert given at the recent event “Fired in the heart: An online Advent retreat with Julian of Norwich”, hosted by the Church Times and Canterbury Press. Her talk includes a reading from her latest book,...
Bishop of Chelmsford’s Bill proposes legal pathways for asylum-seekers
A HUMANITARIAN visa scheme that would create a legal pathway for asylum-seekers to enter the UK has been proposed by the Bishop of Chelmsford, Dr Guli Francis-Dehqani, in an attempt to dismantle the people-smuggling operations that send thousands ...
09:30 - 10:30 Holmesdale School Nativity
11:00 - 12:00 Holmesdale School Nativity
19:15 - 22:00 Reigate Flower Club
12:15 - 13:15 Move it With Holly
12:45 - 13:15 Iona Lunchtime Holy Communion Service
14:30 - 15:30 Micklefield School Carol Service
19:30 - 21:30 Dance Lessons
19:30 - 22:00 Military Collectors
20:00 - 22:30 Christmas Social Dance
08:00 - 09:00 Holy Communion
10:00 - 11:15 Holy Communion in Church and Live Streamed
18:00 - 19:00 Carol Service
The parish of St Mark, Reigate takes the safeguarding and care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously. Further information about this can be found at Safeguarding.