Welcome to St Giles Church Horsted Keynes
St Giles is a Church of England village church at the heart of this
rural community. Our historic church has stood as a beacon in the
village for over a thousand years ministering to all of the parish
with God's love guiding the way.
St Giles Church encompasses all generations, with a strong youth
involvement through our Primary school and Sunday Club, a committed
focus on families and a caring and responsive approach to our more
senior members. All of this bonded together by prayer and united
Please take the time to browse our website to find out what we have
been doing in the name of God and to see what is yet to come and we
look forward to seeing you at our forthcoming worship and
Year of Prayer
Throughout the Diocese of Chichester 2018 is to be marked as the
'Year of Prayer'. The Diocese has a programme of special events for
the year, click here
To become better disciples and servants of
Christ by loving God and loving others
Following our Lord’s teaching of the greatest
“You shall love the Lord your God with
all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind”.
“You shall love your neighbour as
yourself.” (Matthew 27. 37.39)
St Giles Festival is on Sunday 2nd September and there will be a
family service at 10am, led by Father Clay Knowles.
9th September is Education Sunday. The service, to be led by
Revd. Stephen Terry, will start in the St Giles School and will
include the blessing of Bob Sellens' memorial stone.
charity collection until Sunday 22nd September is in aid of Open
House, a charity which supports the homeless and others experiencing
social exclusion. To donate to Open House please use one of the
orange Gift Aid envelopes.
and see how good the St Giles stained glass windows look after being
expertly cleaned and repaired by Sharon and her team from Knowles
Glassworks. The work was carried out thanks to a generous
donation from the Friends of Horsted Keynes Church (FOHKC), for which
we are exceedingly grateful. You might also want to attend the
FOHKC talk by Adrian Barlow "C E Kempe - Stained Glass and
Sussex" at 7.30pm on Friday 5th October in St Giles Church.
Tickets at £8, to include wine and refreshment, can be obtained from
Sarah Cooper (791571) and James Nicholson (790777).
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