St Paul's Church
Brackley Road, Beckenham, BR3 1RB

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.  We warmly invite you to join us.

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 4 October 2015



Notes & News 27 September 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 is seen here with her husband, John, and our Vicar, Revd Vince Short.




Verse of the Day


What’s on this week at St Paul’s:

Mon 5th Oct
7.30pm  Everybody Welcome course

Tues 6th Oct
10.00am  St Paul's Book Club
(please contact office for details of venue)

Wed 7th Oct
2.45pm  Wednesday Fellowship -
Canal du Midi
7.30pm  PCC Meeting

Thurs 8th Oct
10.00am  Babies and Toddlers
4 - 6pm  Families Together after-school event
7.30pm   Concert Choir rehearsal

Friday 9th Oct
8.00pm  A Time for Prayer (contact office for details of venue)

Sat 10th Oct
10.00am  Bereavement Group
2.00pm  Wedding

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 11th October
8.00am  Holy Communion -
19th Sunday after Trinity
10.30am  Morning Worship.
Readings: Psalm 90: 12-17
and Hebrews 10: 19-39
(6.30pm  No Evening Service this week)

Forthcoming Services / Events at
St Paul's:

Memorial Service
to remember our lost loved ones.
Sunday 1st November, 5pm
If you would like the name of a loved one read out, please contact the Church Office.

Remembrance Day
Service on Sunday 8th November,
at 10.30am, with 2-minute silence

Families Together
This is our popular after-school event for children and families. Next sessions:
4 - 6pm on Thursdays 12th November and 10th December. 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 3.45pm. Come and join the fun!

Christmas Gala Concert
Saturday 12th December, 7.30pm
St Paul's church will be hosting a joint Gala Concert by Crystal Palace Brass Band and St Paul's Concert Choir. The concert will begin at 7.30pm and will have a Christmas flavour. Crystal Palace Brass Band is a full brass band with over thirty players and the choir has around thirty-five singers. The concert will be free, with a retiring collection
and refreshments


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 25th October, 4pm
(NB - 4th Sunday this month)
Speaker: Revd Chris Roe
Theme: CPFC Chaplaincy