St Peter / Balsall Common

Weekly Events


  • Morning Communion

    8:00AM Alternate weeks

    A traditional morning service of Holy Communion following the Book of Common Prayer. Please note that this may not happen every week - It is normally held on the Second and Fourth Sunday of each month. Please see weekly newsletter for details or telephone 01676532721. NB the newsletter can be found online by going to the '/Social Media, News & other Links' page of this website - click on the link you will find there.

  • Our main Sunday service

    9:30AM Every Sunday

    Our main service celebrates Communion in contemporary language ('Common Worship'), and starts at 9.30. There are always activities for children.

    On the Third Sunday of each month we follow a modern, informal style of worship (our "Switch" service), often in the Hall where there is more room to experiment and run around.

    On the Fifth Sunday of the month we usually have 'Café Style' Communion, starting with coffee and pastries, and sharing bread and wine around small tables

  • Prayer Ministry & Healing

    10:30AM Every Fourth Sunday of the Month

    Many people might appreciate an opportunity for prayer ministry and laying-on of hands.  We now offer a time for this after the 9:30 service on the 'Fourth Sunday', when the rest of the congregation go over to the Hall for refreshments.

  • 11 o'clock Communion

    11:00AM Monthly, 3rd Sunday of each month

    On the Third Sunday of each month there is a later short service of communion, with music, using the Common Worship format

  • Lighthouse Afternoon Service

    4:30PM Second Sunday of each month

    An all age interactive worship service ending with a bring your own picnic tea. See our Facebook page for what’s happening this month.

  • Evening Service

    6:00PM First Sunday of every month

    Sung Evensong, with choir! Using the Book of Common Prayer.


  • Prayers for the Parish

    12:30PM Every week

    All welcome to join in, for up to half an hour. Come and go as you are able.

  • Mothers Union Branch

    7:30PM Monthly on the 'Third Monday'

    The local Mothers' Union meets monthly, usually with a speaker and refreshments

    In July (16th) the meeting will take place at 10:30 am starting with coffee. 25th June is the annual dinner at Bengal Brasserie.


  • Morning worship and social time

    10:30AM Weekly

    A short said service of Communion, followed by Coffee, biscuits and chat - a friendly mid-week devotional and social top-up. This now starts at 10:30 rather than 9:30. We hope this will make it easier to come and join in.

  • Pints with Peter

    5:30PM Monthly

    A friendly get together at the end of the working day, on the Wednesday following the monthly "Switch" service which happens on the Third Sunday of each month. This doesn't mean it will be the Third Wednesday! We meet for a drink at the White Horse pub, on the Kenilworth Road, and sometimes matters of faith and topical interest get discussed from a Christian perspective. Come and join in!

  • Friends at St Peter's

    7:30PM On the fourth Wednesday of the month

    A social get-together, usually with a speaker, in the Hall once a month


  • Tea and Cake at St Peter's

    2:30PM On the Second Thursday of every month

    An opportunity to come together and chat over tea and home made cakes in our welcoming lounge in the church. Alternate months there is a short service in addition, on the Fourth Thursday.

  • Young People's Activity: The Rock @ St Peter's

    3:30PM Weekly in Termtime

    The Rock at St Peter's  is a youth club for Years 5 & 6 on Thursday after school from 3.30pm until 5.30pm. There's always plenty of fun, tuck and pizza for everyone! See some of the activities on the Facebook page spcbalsallforkids.

    New arrangements are being put in place now that Claire Reid has retired - we have a new worker (Livia Baciu) - but for the time being, please ring the Vicarage 01676 532721 or email

  • Choir practice

    7:30PM Weekly

    Junior choir meets every Thursday from 6.30, and Senior choir at 7.30 - new members always welcome, tuition provided! (meet in church, access via Vestry door in the carpark)

    Contact Kim Rawson, Musical Director and Choirmaster, for details, or just turn up.


  • Bumps & Babies

    1:30PM Weekly during termtime

    The Bumps and Babies Café is now meeting on Friday Afternoons during school term time for mums, dads and grandparents caring for babies, and expectant mums too! Come and enjoy a cup of tea/coffee, homemade cake, and chat whilst the babies play. There is also 'Stay and Play' for older children - lots of room in the Church Hall for them to run around safely too! If you have kids in both age groups - that's why we have moved them together in the Hall at the same time!

  • Play and Stay

    1:30PM Every Friday in Termtime

    During termtime, an afternoon activity for Mums and toddlers in the Hall. Lots of space to run around, and now with added 'Bumps & Babies' where Mums & other carers can meet and chat over coffee and cake.

Special events

  • Christmas Services

    Christmas Services

    23 Dec 2018 9:30AM

    All that's on at St Peter Balsall Common over Christmas

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