Welcome to our website!  We are a Church with people of all ages and backgrounds. We aim to encourage one another to grow in our Christian faith. We try to share the Good News of Jesus and provide a place where people can find peace and healing.

St Paul's Church is set in the tree-lined suburbs of the London Borough of Bromley. It is surrounded by a variety of properties with many residents being daily commuters to London.

The Church is part of the Anglican Church in the Diocese of Rochester and is a member of Churches Together in Beckenham, an ecumenical group linking churches in the local area.

St Paul's News

Notes & News 28 June 2015



Notes & News 21 June 2015


Our Children and Family Worker

We are very pleased that Kim Curle, our Children and Family Worker, is helping us to strengthen and further develop our work with children and families.  She joined us in February (2014), and is seen here with her husband, John, and our Vicar, Revd Vince Short, following a special service of welcome, which included her licensing by the Bishop of Tonbridge.




Verse of the Day


What’s on this week at St Paul’s:

Monday 29th June
2.00pm  Keep Fit

Wednesday 1st July
2.45pm  Wednesday Fellowship -
Bring & Buy, in aid of Demelza House

Thursday 2nd July
10.00am  Babies and Toddlers
2pm - 3.15pm  Briefing and Preparation for Families Together on 9th July

Friday 3rd July
8.00pm  A Time for Prayer (please
contact office for details of venue)

Sat 4th July
10.00am  Gardening Team

Morning Prayer
St Paul's Church is open
Mon - Thurs 9.30 - 10.00am.
There is a time of prayer, Bible
reading and reflection in the
Chapel. All are very welcome.

Next Sunday 5th July
8.00am  Holy Communion -
5th Sunday after Trinity
10.30am  Holy Communion.
Readings: Ezekiel 2: 1-5
and Mark 6: 1-13
1.30pm  Benedict House
6.30pm Evening Prayer.
Judges Series (5) -
Deborah (Part 2)
Readings: Judges 5: 1-31
and Colossians 3: 1-17

Forthcoming Services / Events at
St Paul's:

St Paul's Book Club
Tues 7th July, 10am (please
contact office for details of venue)

BBQ - Men's and Ladies Groups
are having a joint BBQ on
Wed 8th July, 7pm for 7.30pm.
(Please let church office know
if you'd like to come along.)

Families Together
Thursday 9th July, 4-6pm.
Our popular after-school event
for children and families.  A warm welcome to all for Bible-based activities, stories, crafts, singing, games, prayers, colourful animation of our featured Bible story on the big screen, and with the highlight of a sit-down tea for all!  (£2.50 per child per session).  Welcome café open from 3.45pm.

Summer Tea Party
Saturday 11th July, 2 - 5pm
in the Church Gardens
Join us for an enjoyable
afternoon of cream teas,
cakes and chat with friends
and neighbours. Games for
the children and young-at-heart.

Big Diocesan Day Out
at Leybourne Castle,
Sunday 19th July, 1 – 7pm.
We are attending this as a Church,
and there will be no service at
St Paul’s that afternoon/ evening. There will be a variety of speakers on issues such as healing, spirituality, discipleship and world affairs, as well as various workshops and activities for all ages.



Each month St Paul’s supports local foodbanks, including Living Well
(Holy Trinity, Lennard Rd) and
Christians Against Poverty (Penge). All donations of non-perishable items such as tins and long-life milk are very gratefully received. If this is something you would like to support, contributions can be brought to church on Thursday mornings
10am – 10.30am or Sunday mornings before or after the 10.30am service.

Please contact the Church Office if
you would like more information
Tel: 020 8650 0501, Email:




Live music and praise every 3rd Sunday of the month at 4pm! Find out more about God at our informal service with modern-style worship for people of all ages and from all walks of life. Music led by worship band. With cafe.

Next service: Sunday 26th July, 4pm. (NB - For July only, it is on the 4th Sunday of the month)

See www.the4oclock.co.uk