Safeguarding in the Benefice
The Parochial Church Councils of all our churches are committed to ensuring the safeguarding of everybody and especially to ensuring the safety and protection of children and adults experiencing or at risk of abuse or neglect who are involved in any church activities. Any matters of concern about a child or vulnerable adult should be addressed to one of the following:
The Rector: Rev'd Annie Church - 01626 873173; The Diocesan Safeguarding Team (contact details here );   CHILDLINE 0800 1111, website here
At St Peter's and St Nicholas' churches: Parish Safeguarding Representative: Anne Mears - 07766 662878
At St Andrew's church: Parish Safeguarding Representative: Gill Drake - 01626 873614 or St Andrew's Safeguarding Policy Document here.
At St Blaise's church: Parish Safeguarding Representative: Sheila Ashwell - 01626 355019
At All Saints church: There is currently a vacancy for the position of Parish Safeguarding Representative.

Welcome to Shaldon Benefice and Mission Community
The United Benefice of Shaldon, Stokeinteignhead with Combeinteignhead and Haccombe
With the Churches of St. Peter and St. Nicholas in the Parish of Shaldon,
St Andrew in the Parish of Stokeinteignhead, All Saints in the Parish of Combeinteignhead and St. Blaise at Haccombe
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How Brightly Shines The Morning Star!

This month's benefice Newsletter

There are significant changes to the patterns of the services
in our benefice for the foreseeable future,
in view of the current lockdown.
Please now read the document here

The readings for this Sunday, 17th January 2021 (Second Sunday of Epiphany) are:
1 Samuel 3: 1 - 20; Psalm 139: 1 - 5, 12 - 17; Revelation 5: 1 - 10; and the Gospel is: John 1: 43 - 51.
The readings for next Sunday, 24th January 2021 (Third Sunday of Epiphany) are:
Genesis 14: 17 - 20; Psalm 128; Revelation 19: 6 - 10; and the Gospel is: John 2: 1 - 11.

Some of our churches are open for private prayer, as follows:
St Peter's: Sundays and Wednesdays - 10.00 am  to  4.00 pm
St Nicholas: Sundays and Thursdays - 10.00 am to 4.00 pm
St Andrew's: Every day - 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.

Churches Re-opening Preparation - Risk Assessment for: St Nicholas and St Peter's (amended 09-01-2021)

A book of Prayers for use during this emergency can be downloaded here

A plea for help St Andrew's, Stokeinteignhead
All Saints, Coombeinteignhead About the Church of St Blaise at Haccombe
Who's who in Shaldon Parish Forthcoming Events and Notices
Baptism,Weddings & Funerals Special Notice regarding the Churchyard at St Nicholas
Click here for information about Accessibility at St Peter's. Click here for information about Safeguarding in the Benefice

The Church of St Nicholas at Ringmore has now been licensed for Marriages. Please see here

St. Peter's Church building and opening times
The Choir & Organ at St. Peter's
Directions to St. Peter's
The History of St. Peter's
St. Nicholas Church building
Directions to St. Nicholas
History of St. Nicholas
Churchyard Records & Plans
St. Blaise Church building
Who's who at St. Blaise
Directions to St. Blaise
History of St. Blaise

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and neither condones nor rejects any views expressed therein.
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