Your Local Church in Kennington

A warm welcome from your local Church of England parish church;  St Mary’s Kennington.

Whether you have come to this website to find out more about our beliefs and services or just to book a hall, we hope you will look around the site.

There is lots going on at St Mary’s, from traditional church services to Film Club.  We have drop ins, playgroups, Messy Church, cafe style church and much, much more.

We are also very much a ‘people on a journey’ and we are very aware of new things Jesus is doing amongst us. It’s an exciting time and we’d love to have you come journey with us.

If you would like to find out more, but find the idea of going to church for the first time on your own a bit daunting, let us know and we will pair you up with a ‘Buddy’.  They will meet you outside the church, sit with you throughout the service and let you know what is going on.  We can also arrange this for the other events we hold.

We have all been to church for the first time.  For some of us it was as a small child, for some it was a long time ago and for others it was more recent.  You are welcome to join us and we look forward to meeting you.

News from St Mary’s


Christmas 2014 – ‘Ding Dong Merrily’

Here are the list of Christmas events this year : )   Sunday 7th December 10am:  Advent Carol Service – we prepare for his coming : )  St Mary’s Community Centre Friday 12th December 3.45pm: Christingle – How do an orange, some … Continue reading

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Richard’ News – 9th November 2014

Hello and welcome to this week’s edition of ‘Richard’s News’. It is Remembrance weekend. A very moving time of recalling sacrifices made and loved ones lost. It takes a lot of work getting ready, including liaising with the council to … Continue reading

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Sermons….

Just a note to say sorry that there has been no sermon posted since 5th October. We have ‘upload’ problems that we hope to be able to solve soon. The good news is that we have the recordings of the … Continue reading

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Moving…as always.

On Sunday 26th October we held our annual ‘Service of Light’. We come together as family and friends to remember our loved ones and encourage each other to grieve in a ‘healthy’ way. It is always very moving and this … Continue reading

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We went to Brands Hatch! : )

There are petrol heads in our church family! : ) 13 of us went to Brands Hatch on Saturday 25th October to watch the Saturday element of the annual Formula Ford festival weekend. We saw some great racing (the Fiesta … Continue reading

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