Abbey United Reformed Church, Romsey

Church by the arch

The congregation were asked to write down their wishes for the new year. Click on this "Word Picture" to see them all.

Welcome to our Church

Known locally as the “Church by the arch” we are just off the Square in the centre of Romsey - the archway was the gateway to the old Benedictine Abbey. Our church family welcomes everyone. We are an open fellowship, welcoming all denominations to join us in our church.

Each Sunday we have all age worship at 10.30am. Our young people join us for part of the service and then join their own groups.

Our sister church is in the village of Braishfield, opposite the village hall. Founded in 1818 its friendly and active congregation plays a valuable part in the life of the village.

Our minister, Revd Mike Perrott, MA joined us on 5 November 2016. He was welcomed by the congregation of this church and Braishfield URC, civic representatives, representatives from the other churches and the business community.

 

Baptisms

Every child is special. It is good to celebrate the gift of new life and to give thanks to God. We welcome children and adults and offer two services: a service of Baptism (sometimes known as ‘Christening) or a service of thanksgiving and blessing . The sacrament normally takes place within the 10.30 am Sunday Worship.

For further information please contact the Minister, Revd Michael Perrott 01794 512163; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Funerals

If you wish a service in the church as part of your funeral arrangements and to give thanks for a person's life, please contact the Minister, Revd Michael Perrott 01794 512163; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Weddings

Set in the heart of an ancient market town the our church is a is a charming place to celebrate your wedding!
For further information please contact the Minister, Revd Michael Perrott 01794 512163; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Events Calendar

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Notices

  • This Sunday    

    Sunday 21 July

    10.30 am Family Service led by Revd Alan Green

     6.30 pm Communion Service led by Revd Leena Knowles in Abbey Hall Lounge

    Forthcoming Events

    Monday 22 July

    12.15 pm Funeral of Pat Taylor, member of the Braishfield congregation, at Test Valley Crematorium, led by Revd Alan Green

    Tuesday 23 July

    10.15 – 11.45 am Grand Fun in Abbey Hall Lounge 

    7.30 pm Finance Group in Church Office

    Wednesday 24 July

    2.00 – 4.00 pm Kettle’s On -Time for Tea in Abbey Hall Lounge 

    2.30 – 4.00 pm Table Tennis in Abbey Hall

    Friday 2 August

    1.00 pm Concert by Pam Robertson

    Saturday 3 August

    9.00 am – 12.00 noon Working Party around the church

    Next Sunday

    Sunday 28 July

    10.30 am Family worship led by Averil Bamber

    6.30 pm Evening Service in Abbey Hall Lounge, led by Derek Hiscocks

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