Welcome to St Mary's & Christ Church

St. Mary’s, High Offley and Christchurch, Knightley serve the villages and hamlets around Woodseaves village. We are a small rural community fortunate to have two beautiful church buildings between which we alternate our services. Our services are relaxed and informal and we offer a warm welcome to everyone. Find out more

About St. Mary’s

Welcome. St. Mary's is situated in High Offley village less than a mile from Woodseaves. There is parking outside the Church and alongside the lane.

St. Mary's the Virgin
High Offley ST20 0NE

T: 01785 822820
E:
rev.kathrynh@gmail.com

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About Christ Church

Christ Church is situated on the B5405 approximately 1 mile from Woodseaves towards Stafford. Parking is available outside the Church, there is also a car park signposted 300 yards along the road towards Woodseaves.

Christchurch
Knightley ST20 0JW

T: 01785 822820
E:
rev.kathrynh@gmail.com

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Assistant Minister
Rev Cathy Dakin - 07971 101259 or email cathydakin@waitrose.com

To find out more about our team and for full contact details, please visit our Who's Who page on the link below.
Who's Who

Office Hours
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9am - 2pm

Please continue to use the church email address: zdrewchurch@gmail.com

To book weddings & baptisms please call at The Vicarage, Glebe Lane, Gnosall, ST20 0ER, any Tuesday between 18:15 and 19:15 - appointments are not necessary.

Come and Join

Our next major events for High Offley and Knightley are listed below. Come and join in the festivities we will be delighted to meet you.

Apr
1
Wed
12:30 pm Soup Lunch at Norbury Village Hall @ Norbury Village Hall
Soup Lunch at Norbury Village Hall @ Norbury Village Hall
Apr 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Lent Soup Lunch Norbury Village Hall Homemade soup with bread and butter, fresh fruit and a hot drink. Recommended donation £3.00
Apr
5
Sun
6:30 pm The Anne Wetton Singers @ St Mary's
The Anne Wetton Singers @ St Mary's
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Anne Wetton Singers Choral Evensong Palm Sunday St Mary’s Church, High Offley
Apr
16
Thu
5:30 pm Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
 
May
21
Thu
5:30 pm Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
May 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
 

What’s on

The Anne Wetton Singers

Choral Evensong
Palm Sunday April 5th
St Mary's Church, High Offley


Confirmation

Our confirmation preparation sessions will start on Tuesday February 11th at the Vicarage from 4pm - 5pm.

These will be informal sessions when we will be exploring our faith. If you are interested in coming along, please have a word with Kathryn.

Our Confirmation Service is on Sunday May 17th at 10:30am at St Lawrence Gnosall, taken by Bishop Michael.


Click below to find out about our regular Sunday services and weekly events.

See our Service Times and what’s on Calendar for full details.

This month's services

Apr
2
Thu
9:15 am Holy Communion @ St Lawrence Church, Gnosall
Holy Communion @ St Lawrence Church, Gnosall
Apr 2 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
 
Apr
7
Tue
9:30 am Morning Prayer @ St. Lawrence Gnosall
Morning Prayer @ St. Lawrence Gnosall
Apr 7 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Spoken service offering reflective time for prayer and contemplation, lasting 1/2 hour
Apr
9
Thu
9:15 am Holy Communion @ St Lawrence Church, Gnosall
Holy Communion @ St Lawrence Church, Gnosall
Apr 9 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
 
Apr
14
Tue
9:30 am Morning Prayer @ St. Lawrence Gnosall
Morning Prayer @ St. Lawrence Gnosall
Apr 14 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Spoken service offering reflective time for prayer and contemplation, lasting 1/2 hour

Meetings & Groups

Apr
1
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Apr 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
12:30 pm Soup Lunch at Norbury Village Hall @ Norbury Village Hall
Soup Lunch at Norbury Village Hall @ Norbury Village Hall
Apr 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Lent Soup Lunch Norbury Village Hall Homemade soup with bread and butter, fresh fruit and a hot drink. Recommended donation £3.00
Apr
5
Sun
6:30 pm The Anne Wetton Singers @ St Mary's
The Anne Wetton Singers @ St Mary's
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Anne Wetton Singers Choral Evensong Palm Sunday St Mary’s Church, High Offley
Apr
8
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Apr 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
Apr
15
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Apr 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
Apr
16
Thu
5:30 pm Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Apr
22
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Apr 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
Apr
29
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Apr 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
May
6
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
May 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
May
13
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
May 13 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am