What’s On

Weekly Services


7.00 am Morning Prayer – in the peace of our Lady Chapel

8.00am Eucharist (said) – a quiet, reflective service

10.00am Sung Parish Eucharist – a lively, welcoming gathering

Refreshments are served after this service, so please join us


6.00 pm  Sundays @ 6

We are currently working to provide a wide range of worship and christian formation every Sunday evening.

See our News page for details of what is coming up.


9.00 am Silence and Contemplation – half an hour of silence, using the form of Centering Prayer and the ideas of Julian of Norwich

See our Future events for information about extra services and festivals.

Weekdays :  Morning Prayer, Evening Prayer and Mass/Eucharist

Our schedule is in flux as our new Priest-in-Charge settles in.  Shortly we will provide regular information about the services taking place for each upcoming week. We hope you will come and join us in prayer and communion.

Monthly Services

First Sunday Service 10 am

The Sung Parish Eucharist on the first Sunday of the month follows a more child-friendly version of the service, with a lively mix of music and hymns old and more recent. These services are suitable for all, whatever your age.

Second Wednesday Afternoons

Songs of Praise in the Village Hall at 3.15 pm. A chance to sing well-loved hymns, meet other people and enjoy a great afternoon tea.

Events News

Preparing for Lent : Fasting & Almsgiving with Community Lenten Meals

6 pm Sunday 10 February 2019

Explore the christian habit of Fasting & Almsgiving. Find out about our Community Lenten Meals and how you can take part. All are welcome.

Something Else @ 6 : Something else, every Sunday

Inclusive Church Event : SEXUALITY

10.00 – 11.30 am. Saturday 23 February 2019. Study and discussion led by Mother Kathryn Twining SCP. All are welcome.


Parish Day Trip to Guildford Cathedral – Day on Prayer : Saturday 2 February 2019

Finding a Rhythm of Life – Prayer in Today’s World : What can New Monasticism teach us?

9.45 am – 4 pm. Carpool @ 8 am. Return to Ovingdean @ 6 pm. Option to attend Cathedral Healing Eucharist with 7 am departure. This is a free event and open to all.

To let us know you are coming, or to find out more, please contact: Mother Kathryn Twining SCP mk.twining@cantab.net

Register on the Guildford Diocese website. Please ask Mother Kathryn for help, if you have any difficulties.

Inclusive Church event : GENDER. Study & Discussion. 6 pm, Sunday 27 January 2019.

Inclusive Church event : GENDER. 6.00 – 7.30 pm. Study & Discussion led by Mother Kathryn Twining SCP. All are welcome.

Part of Something Else @ 6 Something else, every Sunday

Come & Sing Candlemas Choral Evensong. Sunday 3 February 2019, 6 pm

Come & Sing Candlemas Choral Evensong. Sunday 3 February 2019. 5pm Rehearsal. 6pm Candlelit Service. If you want to sing, let us know. We’ll have musical scores ready for you. Please contact Mother Kathryn Twining SCP : mk.twining@cantab.net

Part of Something Else @ 6   Something else, every Sunday

Silence & Contemplation : Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Sunday 20 January 2019 @ 6 pm. Discover Christian Meditation as a path to Peace and Christian Unity, with personal and corporate prayer. No experience necessary. Finish at 7 pm. All are welcome.

Something Else @ 6 – something else, every Sunday

Christmas Day – Sung Parish Eucharist @ 10 am

All are welcome to our Christmas Day Sung Parish Eucharist.  Celebrate with us The Feast of the Incarnation.  Glory to God in the highest and peace to His people on earth!