The Church of St Mary & St Eanswythe, with St Saviour Folkestone, exists to make Jesus Christ known in Folkestone through its worship, its fellowship and its mission. It looks to encourage its members, and the people of the community of which it is a part, to realise their full potential as children of God.
The church is open for visiting and private prayer in addition to our regular services. Please check with the Parish Office if you need to know whether the church is due to be open on a specific day: opening is subject to availability of volunteer welcomers.
When visiting please:
- Observe social distancing
- Wear a mask
- Use the hand sanitiser provided
Morning Prayer and Eucharist services will be live streamed on our Facebook Page.
Organist & Choir Director
We wish to appoint an Organist & Choir Director to:
- lead, inspire and develop our small but enthusiastic RSCM affiliated SATB church choir
- play our fine 1930s Hill, Norman and Beard 3-manual, 40 stop organ
- build on our musical tradition and help shape our musical future
- help create inspiring worship in a church that is a centre for the arts in our town
An average of 3 hours a week. Salary £4,000-£4500 depending on experience, plus fees.
Application by 19 November; interview and audition 27 November.
Full details here: Organist & Choir Director Job Profile
Please submit your letter of application, including qualifications and experience, to the Revd Dr John Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Companions of Eanswythe
Would you be interested in becoming a Companion of Eanswythe? Please click here to find out more.
An illustrated book summarising the Finding Eanswythe research is now available from the Church, price £5. The project’s web site can be visited via our Eanswythe Found page.
POSTPONED: Relaxation and Christian Meditation
This course has been postponed, a new date will be announced as soon as possible. Click here Relaxation Course Promo Sep 21 for further details.
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