"...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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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
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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.

 Latest talks 
20/07/2014
Rev Pads Dolphin
13/07/2014
Pads Dolphin & Carol Morgan
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 Forthcoming events 
Sunday 3 August
10:00amFamily Service with Holy... at St Matthew's Church
6:00pmThe Evening Service at St Matthew's Church
Monday 4 August
WWI Open Prayer Day at st Matthew's Church
9:00amPrayer Meeting at St Matthew's - Chapel
Tuesday 5 August
10:00amConnect Group for Women - A... at Chapel
7:30pmTuesday home groups at Home group leaders' homes
Wednesday 6 August
10:30amHoly Communion at St Matthew's - Chapel
7:30pmWednesday home groups at home locations
Friday 8 August
7:00amMorning Prayer at St Matthew's - Chapel
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