Pastorates

“Pastorates” are what we call our network of mid-week small groups.

They are the place where we share our lives together with people we are growing to know and love so that we can become stronger Christians whatever we face in our lives. They vary in size (from 5 or 6 to 35 or 36!) and form the primary place for people to build relationships within the church.

They are the first place to go for pastoral care when people need help and we therefore encourage everyone (whether you are a member or not) to be part of one. Most of them meet fortnightly on a Thursday evening but some meet weekly on a Wednesday evening. They may vary a bit in style but will include Bible study and prayer, sharing needs together and having fun together, singing together and caring for one another.

People are normally connected to the group that is geographically nearest to them although sometimes this is not practical.

If you would like to know more then contact any of the people mentioned below, or the Church Office.

David and Rachel White
Nick and Cathy Walden

Tormead, Burpham and Boxgrove (TBB)

Richard and Fi Catchpole
Martin and Clare Brunet

North West Guildford 

Ralph and Kathryn Dickerson
(point of contact)

Merrow
Murray and Jenny Farrant Shalford/Chilworth
Lorimer and Amanda Burn West Central
Bill and Maggie Nelson Farnham and Ash
Brian and Karen Kirkpatrick Farncombe, Godalming and Haslemere
Robert and Ruth Morley Woking North
Shirl Siddaway Woking South
Peter and Chris Jackson Waiting on God
Lance and Therese Redman North Guildford 1
Ian Butcher and Paul Hudson North Guildford 2
Veronica Denny (point of contact) Rydes Hill
Alan and Heather Packwood Cluster
Mark and Lindsay Brightwell
Ed and Deborah Thompson
Guildford Park Road
Roy and Roscelyn Connor Onslow Village – Queen Eleanor’s 
John and Coral Feltham Hogsback Homegroup 
Philip Wai Guildford Chinese Christian Fellowship (Mandarin speaking)
Mary Gurtler and Margaret Stubbs Tuesday Daytime
Sam and Lydia Birmingham Young Adults and Students
Crystal Chan Cantonese Student Group/ University of Surrey Chinese Christian Fellowship (Cantonese Speaking)

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