"...a thriving, growing church at the heart of the parish, sharing the good news of Jesus Christ and serving the community."

Welcome to St Matthew’s, Reading. We are a vibrant Anglican church serving the Southcote, Ford’s Farm and Beansheaf areas on the West side of Reading and our vision is to be ‘a thriving, growing church at the heart of the parish, sharing the good news of Jesus Christ and serving the community’.

We look forward to seeing you soon,
Pads and Kirstie Dolphin

Kidz Church
Kidz Church runs during the Sunday services and is open to all primary school children.
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The Alpha Course
A chance to explore the meaning of life from a Christian perspective. Next course starts Tuesday 13th May 2014.
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Come and join us

We meet at the following times every week:

Sundays 10:00am - 11:15am

Family service with Holy Communion, Kidz Church and crèche, followed by refreshments.

Wednesdays 10:30am - 11:00am

Midweek Communion, followed by refreshments.

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20/07/2014
Rev Pads Dolphin
13/07/2014
Pads Dolphin & Carol Morgan
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 Forthcoming events 
Saturday 26 July
NEW WINE conference at Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet
Sunday 27 July
NEW WINE conference at Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet
10:00amFamily Service with Baptisms at St Matthew's Church
10:00amFamily Service with Holy... at St Matthew's Church
10:00amKidz Church at St Matthew's church
Monday 28 July
NEW WINE conference at Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet
9:00amPrayer Meeting at St Matthew's - Chapel
Tuesday 29 July
NEW WINE conference at Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet
10:00amConnect Group for Women - A... at Chapel
Wednesday 30 July
NEW WINE conference at Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet
10:30amHoly Communion at St Matthew's - Chapel
7:30pmMidweek Fellowship Group at St Matthew's Church
Thursday 31 July
NEW WINE conference at Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet
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