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Welcome to the website for the parishes of Brighstone, Brook with Mottistone, Shorwell with Kingston.

Here you can find out about the services, events and groups associated with the churches, as well as information about the church buildings, and how we might be able to support you.We look forward to welcoming you.

  • The Five Churches Annual Parochial Church Reports can be read here.
  • Recent sermons can be found here.
  • Join us for daily prayer here.
  • For this week’s copy of The Link, click here.
  • To view each of our churches individual newsletters, click here.
  • To request a visit, please click here.
  • To request a prayer, please click here.
  • Details of the five churches fundraising commitments, including Ride and Stride can be found by clicking here.

 

Latest News and Events

  • Café Church – Sunday 2nd April 2017 10:30am Scout Centre - Café Church at the Scout Centre, Brighstone on Sunday 5th February at 10:30am. Come and enjoy Coffee/ Tea & Croissants  while having a chat, followed by a short time of ‘Spiritual nourishment’ which will include some songs, a prayer and a thought for the day. All ages welcome. Please bring …
  • Palm Sunday with a donkey at 10:30 – Shorwell - We will be meeting in the Parish Hall car park, Russell Road, Shorwell at 10:30am for the ‘Blessing of the Palms’ then process to church behind a donkey to St Peter’s Church for the 11am Morning Worship Service. Those not wishing to walk, please go straight to the church. Please …
  • Holy Week Services 2017 - Please join us at any of the church services below at any of the churches, you are most welcome! Maundy Thursday 13th April 13:00      Brighstone Methodist Church     Bring and Share lunch ☺ 14:00      Brighstone Methodist Church     Maunday Thursday Service & Holy Communion 20:00      Brighstone         …
  • DAILY PRAYER GUIDE – Portsmouth Diocese - You will find the ‘Daily Prayer Guide’ in the News and Events section of this new website. The new web link, which you may want to bookmark is: www.portsmouth.anglican.org/news-and-events/prayer-diary/. March’s Prayer Diary is available to download from that page.
  • Christian Friends of Israel Conference – Isle of Wight 25th & 26th March 2017 - St. Paul’s Barton is delighted to be hosting a “Christian Friends of Israel Conference – Isle of Wight” with David and Julia Soakell on the weekend of the 25th/26th March. The conference is titled:  “Is this the generation of the coming King? David Soakell has been with Christian Friends of …
  • Lent Lunches 2017 - LENT LUNCHES Please come along and enjoy some homemade soup and fellowship while supporting the charities. The weekly Lent lunches will start on the 4th March and will run up to and including 8th April.  The venues and charities are listed below:- LUNCHES SERVED BETWEEN 12 – 2PM 1ST APRIL     …
  • Brighstone Bells - The two extra bells for Brighstone were cast at the Whitechapel Bell Foundry in London last Friday, 3rd February. I’ve put some photos and a movie file of the casting on my web page, http://www.noyes.org.uk/augmentation/brighstonetrebles.htm There is also a link there to a YouTube video on how bells are made …
  • Lay Pastoral Assistants - Lay Pastoral Assistants are licensed by the Bishop, trained and commissioned by the Diocese, and authorised to engage in pastoral ministry, on a voluntary basis, on behalf of the local church.  Working under the direction of the Minister or Local Lay Minister, they support many areas of parish life.  In …
  • Update to the Christmas Tree Festival 2016 Bulletin - The final total now stands at £11,205.74! We will be able to help a lot of charities. Having said that, some charities have noticed that we have a problem with our roof and have asked for their donations to be redirected to the ‘Roof Appeal’ We are grateful for their …
  • Syrian refugee families – Community Action Isle of Wight - You may be aware that the Isle of Wight has agreed to take 5 Syrian refugee families.  Thus far we have only secured 1 house and we still need more.  We need private offers of accommodation that meets the standard required by IW Council and landlords who are willing to …