"...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.
Download talks and sermons
Listen to talks from our Sunday services and midweek events, plus learn how to sign up for our podcast and download talks automatically in future!
The Alpha Course
A chance to explore the meaning of life from a Christian perspective. Next course starts Tuesday 13th May 2014.
How to find us
See our contact page for details of how to find us.
Church hall bookings
Everything you need to know about booking our hall for your group or event
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.

 Latest talks 
21/09/2014
Paul Fulton
14/09/2014
Rev Dr Joanna Collicutt
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 Forthcoming events 
Wednesday 24 September
10:30amHoly Communion at St Matthew's - Chapel
3:00pmCafe Alive at The Grange Church
7:30pmDiscipleship Explored! at St Matthew's Church
Friday 26 September
7:00amMorning Prayer at St Matthew's - Chapel
Saturday 27 September
9:30amLADIES Morning at St Matthew's church
Sunday 28 September
10:00amFamily Service with Baptisms at St Matthew's Church
11:45am Holy Communion at St Matthew's Church
Monday 29 September
9:00amPrayer Meeting at St Matthew's - Chapel
7:30pmPastoral Care Meeting at St Matthew's Vicarage
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