At St Michael's we have regular services on a Sunday, each with different styles of worship:
- 8.00am a said communion service, held 1st and 3rd Sundays
- 10.15am weekly family service with children's groups (alternately Holy Communion and morning worship). Our sermons are often available here.
We also hold a regular monthly Midweek Church service - a said communion service - at 11.00am on the third Wednesday of each month, which is followed by a simple lunch in the Church Room.
Weekly in St Michael's we hold a short service of Morning Prayer on Mondays at 9.30am, an Evening Prayer at 6.00pm on Wednesdays, and at 9.15am on Fridays blessings are pronounced for our town.
Click the blue links above or the links on the right of this page to see details of the services at St Michael's, and for other information too. If you are planning to visit us, St Michael's church is usually open from around 9.30am until about 3.30pm daily.
Our Vicar is Rev Geoff Sowden, his day off is Friday and you can contact him via the Church Office (details below) or email him here
Each week a bulletin sheet is produced with details of services in the parish as well as other events and information - for the latest weekly bulletin please click here.
We also have an email list to keep people updated with what is going on at St Michael’s. If you would like to receive this occasional email please sign up by clicking here (you can unsubscribe at any time).
(Older issues of the bulletin are available on the Archive page.)
It is possible to sponsor floodlighting of St Michael's church for an occasion or event, to do so please use this form. The sponsorship dedication appears in the Highworth Link magazine, which is delivered free to all households in Highworth and surrounding villages.
If you would like to make a donation to St Michael's via electronic banking, please send your donation to the following account:
sort code: 30-13-35
account number: 01527399
account name: The Parochial Church Council of Highworth
Please include a note in the reference field if your donation is for a specific area (eg youth work, reordering project etc) and if you require an acknowledgement please also email details including your contact details to the office (see contact details below).
Please click here for information about the Electoral Roll
Other Churches in the Benefice
There are two other churches in the parish - St James' in Sevenhampton and St John the Baptist in Inglesham (managed by the Churches Conservation Trust). Within the Benefice are two other parishes - that of Broad Blunsdon (St Leonard's church) and of Hannington (St John's church). Click the Benefice link to find out about the other churches and their services.
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