"...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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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 
19/10/2014
John and Jennifer Roper
12/10/2014
Rev Carol Morgan
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 Forthcoming events 
Saturday 25 October
9:30amCreative time with Jesus:... at Southcote Primary School
Sunday 26 October
BST ends: Clocks go BACK today at st Matthew's Church
10:00amFamily Service with Baptisms at St Matthew's Church
10:00amFamily Service with Holy... at St Matthew's Church
Monday 27 October
HOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
9:00amPrayer Meeting at St Matthew's - Chapel
Tuesday 28 October
HOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
10:00amConnect Group for Women - A... at Chapel
10:00amHOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
7:30pmTuesday home groups at Home group leaders' homes
7:45pmAlpha Course 2014 at St Matthew's Church
Wednesday 29 October
HOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
10:00amHOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
10:30amHoly Communion at St Matthew's - Chapel
3:30pmNativity 2014: Rehearsal at The Grange Church hall
7:30pmDiscipleship Explored! at St Matthew's Church
7:30pmWednesday home groups at home locations
Thursday 30 October
HOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
10:00amHOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
Friday 31 October
HOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
7:00amMorning Prayer at St Matthew's - Chapel
10:00amHOLIDAY CLUB at St Matthew's hall
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