St Margaret Addington 

"Knowing Jesus, making Jesus known"

Harvest Lunchharvest

Addington Village Hall

Sunday 7th October following the 11am Church Service

Bring and share: Please take your hot food to the village hall before the service.

Everyone welcome, if you don't bring any food, don't worry there's always plenty to share

Jill will be grateful for any offers of deserts

Focus on Faith

focus on Faith

Lizzy Smallwood explores "Life saving surgery from the letter of James"

Ryarsh Village Hall - Wednesday 17th October  - 9.15am - 2.15pm

Cost £10 to include drinks, soup and sandwich lunch

To book a place (and bring a friend) call/text 07927 325 977

or email:

power of prayer

                      The Power of Prayer

Saturday October 6th

From 9am–10am

New venue - Ryarsh Church Hall

Unless the Lord builds the house, its builders labour in vain - Psalm 127:1

Please come and join in prayer for all that is going on in our four parishes and for what more  we could do in and for our communities and in prayer for our nation and for the world.

Annual Memorial Service

for the BART Group of Parishes

28th October


St Peter & St Paul, Trottiscliffe

an opportunity to remember and give thanks
for those who have died and to pray with those who mourn

All Welcome

Please contact Linda (01732 842249)
if you have lost someone in the past year

who you would like to be remembered by name at the service

Bible Studies

Tuesday Lunch Time Bible StudyBIBLE STUDY2


12 noon to 2 pm 

in the Geoffrey Grimes Room, St Margaret, Addington

Please bring your own lunch — soup and tea/coffee are provided Contact Linda 01732842249 

or just come along

Next meetings 2nd and 16th October



Wednesday evening


The Wednesday evening Home Group meets alternate Wednesday evenings at 7.30.

It is held in the home of Chris and john Dudley and is currently studying Genesis. 

Please come at 7.15 for coffee, prompt start at 7.30 to finish at 8.30. Tel 01732 847158

Recomences 12th and 26th September





Churches together in Malling

Cafe Church

Supporting Christian Aid

Saturday 20th October 4.30pm Ryarsh Village Hall


All welcome to gather with other churches in the Malling area 
for afternoon tea & informal worship

Flix on Fridays

popcorn2Welcome to an informal gathering on the first Friday of each month to watch a film together. We watch mainstream films with often challenging subjects that give us an opportunity to reflect on a Christian response to some contemporary issues and questions. 

We meet in the Geoffrey Grimes Room at Addington church at 7.00 for a 7.15 prompt start. Refreshments are provided.

If you would like to know more please contact Judy Grimes on 01732 605229 or simply come along and join us.

Next screening: 7th September


BART Women's Fellowship


The  next meeting of BART Women’s Fellowship, will  be held at 2.00pm in Ryarsh Church Hall, on Thursday, 4th October. The  speaker will be Lorraine Turner, who is the vicar of St. Mary the Virgin Church, in Platt. Lorraine will be speaking about ‘Bullying - not just in the playground’, which sounds a very interesting and intriguing subject. All ladies are most welcome to attend.




Meet every Thursday for bell ringing practice at 10.30 - 11.00 in the ringing chamber at Addington Church.

Contact Tom on 01732 850575

Saturday morning bikers

bikesThe Saturday Morning Bike Boys ride from Offham Green avery second or third Saturday from April to October. We leave Offham at 08.30 and ride for up to a hour depending on the weather, stop at a cafe for breakfast and chat, and then take a shorter route home. If you fancy a social ride please contact Graham on -

Walking the dog

dog walking

We are a group of from BART who meet up once a month

for a gentle walk with and without our dogs

Second Saturday of each month 8:30-9:30 am

Meet at St. Margaret, Addington

Everyone Welcome  - even non-dog owners!!!

Please help Judy with the flowers

Please come along to have a go at doing the Church flowers


with Judy . . . another appeal for anybody to do a vase of flowers even just once during the year.It is not a competition . . .  just a symbol of life, welcome and thanksgiving to all who enter.

Judy will provide greenery and lots of support. Why not give it a go —any help will be greatly appreciated.

Please contact Judy on 01732 605229

Food bank. 

food bank

We live in the most prosperous corner of a prosperous nation but sadly 

there is still a need 

There is a box in the porch for donations, non perishable goods only please. for food banks.

All goods go to the Pilsdon food bank in West Malling.


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If you would like to use the Geoffrey Grimes room for a Christian event please contact Brenda Humphrey on 01732 842662 or email  GGroom