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.

Dec
19
Thu
5:30 pm Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Dec 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Dec
22
Sun
6:30 pm Carol Service @ St Mary's
Carol Service @ St Mary's
Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Christmas Carol Service
Dec
24
Tue
4:00 pm Christmas Eve Crib Service @ St Mary's
Christmas Eve Crib Service @ St Mary's
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Crib Service
11:15 pm Midnight Communion @ Christchurch Knightley
Midnight Communion @ Christchurch Knightley
Dec 24 @ 11:15 pm – Dec 25 @ 12:15 am
Midnight Communion

What’s on

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

Dec
17
Tue
9:30 am Morning Prayer @ St. Lawrence Gnosall
Morning Prayer @ St. Lawrence Gnosall
Dec 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Spoken service offering reflective time for prayer and contemplation, lasting 1/2 hour
Dec
19
Thu
9:15 am Holy Communion @ St Lawrence Church, Gnosall
Holy Communion @ St Lawrence Church, Gnosall
Dec 19 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
 
Dec
22
Sun
6:30 pm Carol Service @ St Mary's
Carol Service @ St Mary's
Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Christmas Carol Service
Dec
24
Tue
9:30 am Morning Prayer @ St. Lawrence Gnosall
Morning Prayer @ St. Lawrence Gnosall
Dec 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Spoken service offering reflective time for prayer and contemplation, lasting 1/2 hour

Meetings & Groups

Dec
18
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Dec 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
Dec
19
Thu
5:30 pm Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Children’s Club @ Woodseaves School
Dec 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Dec
22
Sun
6:30 pm Carol Service @ St Mary's
Carol Service @ St Mary's
Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Christmas Carol Service
Dec
24
Tue
4:00 pm Christmas Eve Crib Service @ St Mary's
Christmas Eve Crib Service @ St Mary's
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Crib Service
11:15 pm Midnight Communion @ Christchurch Knightley
Midnight Communion @ Christchurch Knightley
Dec 24 @ 11:15 pm – Dec 25 @ 12:15 am
Midnight Communion
Dec
25
Wed
9:30 am Family service with Communion @ St Mary's
Family service with Communion @ St Mary's
Dec 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Family service with Communion
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Dec 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
Jan
1
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Jan 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
Jan
8
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Jan 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
 
Jan
15
Wed
9:30 am Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Worship at Norbury @ Norbury Village Hall
Jan 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am