Fordcombe's village church


On behalf of St. Peter's Church Parochial Church Council we are very pleased to welcome you to our Church Website. Please take a few minutes to explore it , we hope you will find it useful. The parish of Fordcombe is ministered by the Reverend Tom Holme within a joint benefice with the parish of Penshurst and as such there is monthly pattern of services which includes both Fordcombe and Penshurst Churches.

In addition there are number of church sponsored activities in Fordcombe including musical toddlers for parents and preschool children. We produce a monthly Newsletter which gives details of services, church and village activities and other local news, this is delivered free to all houses in the Parish, as well as being available to view on this website.

We are a friendly bunch of people and If you are new to the village or feel you might like to be involved in our Church or its activities please do come along to our services and events, you will be made most welcome.

If you need further information or help in anyway please do contact us.

Mike Gilbert. (Churchwarden)

01892-740371 Email



Family Service

Family Service

Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity Reading: 1 Thessalonians 1.1-10 Paul, and Silvanus, and Timotheus, unto the church of the Thessalonians which is in God the Father and in the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ. 2 We give thanks to God always for you all, […]


St Peter’s Fellowship

Twenty Third meeting of the St Peter’s Fellowship. Subject: Women in the Gospel. Resources can be found on the St Peter’s Fellowship activity page, together with an archive of notes from previous meetings.



Twentieth Sunday after Trinity. Readings: Isaiah 59 , 9-20 9 Therefore is judgment far from us, neither doth justice overtake us: we wait for light, but behold obscurity; for brightness, but we walk in darkness. 10 We grope for the wall like the blind, and we grope as if we had no eyes: we stumble at noon […]


Holy Communion

Twenty First Sunday after Trinity. The Collect Grant, we beseech thee, merciful Lord, to thy faithful people pardon and peace; that they may be cleansed from all their sins, and serve thee with a quiet mind; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. The Epistle Ephesians 6.10-20 My brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in […]


Remembrance Service

“Lest we Forget” Third Sunday before Advent. The Church will be open at 10:15 am. Please be seated by 10:40 am for a prompt start at 10:45 am. Thank you. The Royal British Legion will lead our service of remembrance. The service includes reading out of the names of our fallen, followed by the Last […]