Fernhurst, Lynchmere and Camelsdale Churches
Welcome to St. Margaret's Fernhurst, St. Peter's Lynchmere and St. Paul's Camelsdale; the United Benefice of Fernhurst, Lynchmere and Camelsdale.
We are village-based welcoming Anglican Churches which seek to be active, authentic and accessible in the 21st century. Our Mission Statement is 'to worship God, help one another grow in Christ and share his love throughout our communities.'
Our lives and our commitment to serving the communities in which we live are therefore informed by our worship, which varies from said Book of Common Prayer services to informal services of prayer, praise and healing.
This website will give you an idea of what our United Benefice is all about, in all our variety; but there's no substitute for the personal encounter. As Christ said to some people who wanted to know more about him, "Come and see."
Come and join us on the journey...
CORONAVIRUS – IMPORTANT INFORMATION
This is a really difficult time for everyone, and our worship together has not escaped the restrictions on us all. For the latest information regarding the impact of Coronavirus on our churches please click here.
With effect from 24th March please note that our churches are now closed for all services and for private prayer.
Please see the 'From the Vicarage' page to see Nick's latest written reflection on things, and also previous video reflections.
Links to prayers, private devotions and a lot of other helpful resources can be found on the Church of England's website here.
Chichester Cathedral's live services can be streamed here.