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




Holy Communion

Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity Reading: Galatians 5.16-24 16 This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh. 17 For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are contrary the one to the other: so that ye cannot do the things that […]


St Peter’s Fellowship

Meeting Postponed to avoid conflict with Licensing Service

Tom Holme

Licensing Service

Licensing Service for: Appointment of Rev Tom Holme as Priest in Charge of the Benefice of Chiddingstone with Chiddingstone Causeway. Rev Holme will continue as Rector of the Benefice of Penshurst and Fordcombe. Appointment of Rev Bill MacDougall as Associate Priest across the Benefice of Chiddingstone with Chiddingstone Causeway and the Benefice of Penshurst and […]


Harvest Festival

Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity This month the Mattins service is replaced by our traditional Harvest Festival service.


Holy Communion

Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity Reading: Ephesians 3. 3-21 3 How that by revelation he made known unto me the mystery; (as I wrote afore in few words, 4 Whereby, when ye read, ye may understand my knowledge in the mystery of Christ) 5 Which in other ages was not made known unto the sons of men, as it […]