are so many wonderful things to draw visitors to
St Peter’s Church. Firstly, and most importantly you will
find a sense of God’s love and peace here –
both in the building and outside in the
beautiful church which overlooks the Weald of
Easter Sunday until Harvest (which is the first
Sunday in October) our church is open (subject to services and the availability
of our volunteer guides) from 2-4.30pm on
Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday and Bank Holiday
afternoons. Teas are usually available too.
Opening Dates available on Worship Page.
church guides will be on hand to show you our Millennium
Window and the other special things our
church has to offer such as the bronze Head and Hands of Christ; Graham Clarke’s ‘The
Nativity’ triptych. And outside there is an amazing view over
beautiful countryside and you can stand at a
viewing platform and see how far it is to
various places including Hastings, Tenterden, Gatwick, etc.
welcome visitors from overseas and there are
short Church Guides available in French, German
can be accommodated if arranged in advance –
please contact email@example.com
of Art and Sculpture
There are various items in our church including
some which are completely unique. So, If you come and visit, don’t miss
viewing and experiencing our wonderful Millennium
if appearing through the south wall of the nave,
we have a bronze
Head and Hand of Christ. Christ’s
hands are open – both as an invitation to
accept His love and also to the church members
to be His hands and to do His work here on
have a large Thomas Joy oil painting
’The Road to Emmaeus’. Joy was a
Victorian portrait painter of some renown and
two of his paintings (of Queen Victoria’s
children) are in the Royal Collection.
of Graham Clarke’s works are on view – ‘The
Nativity’ triptych and his etching of the Millennium Window.
Altar Frontal – This
was designed and worked by Joan and Keith
Blundell and Sarah Birchall. It is on the altar during Epiphany and
between Trinity and Advent.
work of art is the countryside – and we have a
fantastic view over a neighbouring deer park and
the Weald of Kent.