WELCOME TO STAPLEHURST FREE CHURCH


Located in the heart of Staplehurst, we are a welcoming and friendly community of Christians from varying backgrounds who are passionate about God.  Our desire is to enable everyone know Jesus  and grow in a personal relationship with Him.

Verse of the Day

Church Calendar

To view our church calendar please click here  

Well Being

If you are struggling with life, we have listed a number of organisations who might be able to help you on our Resources page, under the heading of Wellbeing. You can view this page  either by using the page menus or by clicking here


Forthcoming Events at SFC

As we move into the start of a new year we have lots of exciting events planned. Please check regularly for the latest updates!

Quiz Evening Saturday 24th February 

Sorry this event is now fully booked. For those of you already booked doors open at 5:30pm for a 6pm start.  Refreshments will be provided but please bring your own nibbles.


Commissioning Service for our new Church leader 16th March 3pm 

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Peter Brook as our new part time Church Leader 
You are warmly invited to join us for his induction service!

Usual Sunday Services at 10:30am

All are welcome to attend our services in person,  for those unable to come our services are streamed live on YouTube  (unless otherwise stated)
Please click on the red button below to view our You Tube channel in a new page

Please note that due to its interactive nature, we are not streaming our Family Church services on the first Sunday of each month.


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Family Church 1st Sunday of the month 

Due to the interactive nature of our family church services, we do not stream our first Sunday in the month service. If you are curious about them and would like to know more, why not come along in person and see for yourself? Free fresh barista coffee and pastries available from 10am before the 10:30am start.  All are welcome.

All Sundays apart from first Sunday of the month

Our current series aims to bring a rich variety of speakers and topics for all to engage with. Why not come along and learn more? All are Welcome

To watch previous talks in this series  please click on the button below to be taken to the playlist on our YouTube channel

Sunday Connections Playlist

To watch our most recent series on What we Believe please click on the button below to be taken to the playlist on our YouTube channel

What we Believe Playlist


We are again participating in the national Warm Welcome Spaces campaign. After the February half term some of the village venues are closing but we and Staplehurst United Reformed Church (who are open on a Thursday from 12:30 to 3pm) are keeping our doors open. You would be very welcome to come along to either of both venues!

Keen to avoid food waste? Why not visit our community fridge and save a few £s as well!
Everyone is welcome to use the community fridge
Opening hours are:
Tuesday 12:30 to 4pm
Wednesday 10am to 1pm
Thursday 10am to 4pm 
Saturday 10 to midday
For further information about our community fridge please click here

Welcome Message

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A warm welcome to you whether this is your first visit or not

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Check out the variety of weekly and/or monthly activities happening on site

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NEXT UPCOMING EVENT

Quiz February 24th 6pm


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SERVICE TIMES

Every Sunday at 10.30am and once a month at 6.30pm
Our all age Family Church is on the 1st Sunday morning of the month. On other Sundays our youngsters join us for worship at the beginning of the service and then attend age appropriate sessions, whilst the adults further explore God's Word together.



WHERE WE MEET

Staplehurst Free Church
Station Road, Staplehurst
Kent TN12 0QQ



HOW DO I GET THERE?

We are on the A229 - coming from Maidstone we are just over the station bridge and then 200 yards on the left.
If you are coming from the Cranbrook direction, we are on your right about 400 yards after the traffic lights at the crossroads. The church itself is set back from the road with car parking available in front of the church but this can make us easy to miss! To help find us at night look out for the red reflective triangles on either side of the gateposts.



WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

Our church has a 'come as you are' atmosphere. The church and the Lord are more interested in you than in what you wear! The Bible says ``People look on the outward appearance but the Lord looks on the heart``.