Our Mission

Our mission is to be a people centred church pointing to the distinctive Christian hope and striving to offer opportunities for worship, facilitate community activity, and encourage spiritual development; being open in our approach to issues, welcoming of all sections of the community, and active in seeking solutions to need.

Our Vision


Communities supporting one another to grow and flourish in God's love

Blog Posts

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Christmas Services 2017

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Advent at St. Matthews 2017

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Remembrance Services 2017



Diary for the week beginning 18 December

Monday -Friday 9am St Matthew, Skegness Morning Prayer


The Parish Office will be closed from 22 December until 2 January
Surgeries will resume on Saturday 6 January 2018

Monday 18
1pm Funeral Pamela Dickens-Alford Crematorium-Reader Jean Smith SENIOR CITIZENS CHRISTMAS DINNER PARTY 12 noon for 1pm at the Grosvenor House Hotel. Ticket only
-FREE from Grosvenor House Hotel (Phone01754 763 376)

Tuesday 19
10.30am St Clement -Holy Communion
2pm Toddlers Christmas Pantomime visit-Aladdin at the Embassy

Wednesday 20
10am St Peter and Paul, Ingoldmells-Holy Communion
10am St Peter and Paul Coffee Shop
3pm Funeral Simone Linsell-Alford Crematorium
-Reverend Michelle Houldershaw

Thursday 21
12 noon Funeral Albert Edwards St Matthew
-Reverend Christine Anderson
2pm Funeral Charles Taylor Alford Crematorium
-Reverend Christine Anderson
New Horizons-Christmas Meal

Friday 22
10-12 Pop in for coffee and a chat at St Matthew
10.45am Coeliac group meets at St Matthew's Pop-in

Items of interest and News

• Children's Society House Boxes. Please bring your box to your church, the Parish office or contact June Clingan.
We are collecting them a little earlier this year in order to get any of the old £1 coins to the bank before they are no longer accepted.
• The Skegness Food bank is especially in need of Cereals eg Weetabix, but also Pasta, Soup, Tinned Stew, UHT Milk, Tinned vegetables, Tea Bags, Pasta Sauce,
Tinned Meatballs, UHT milk, Rice pudding, powered mash, tinned fruit and Christmas Treats eg. Christmas puddings, Chocolates, Selection boxes, Mince pies (nearer the time), Chocolate coins, Yule logs. Please help if you can .Donations can be brought to your church or taken directly to the Storehouse
• December Shoreline is now available. Don’t forget your copy and take extras for your friends and neighbours
• All our Christmas Services are listed in Shoreline and in the Group Christmas Card
• Skegness Octave of Prayer for Christian Unity 18-25January
• 10 January 2pm Omega meets at the Rectory
• 13 January 4pm Messy Church
• 16 January Skegness and Winthorpe PCC 7pm at St Matthew

Advent at St. Matthew's

Advent at St. Matthew’s

November 30th – 1.30pm – 3.30pm
Advent Craft Wreath Workshop
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

7.00pm 8.30pm
Advent Craft Wreath Workshop
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

December 3rd – 6.00pm
Carol Service and Advent Wreath Relaunch
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

December 4th – 6.30pm
Advent Meditation
St. Peter & St. Paul’s, Ingoldmells

Open daily from 9.00am – 12 noon
Advent Wreath Festival

December 8th – 10.00am – 12 noon
Pop in for a coffee and a Chat
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

December 9th – 10.00am – 1.00pm
Craft Fayre
St. Matthews, Skegness

4.00pm – 6.00pm
Christmas Messy Church
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

Rotary Christmas Concert
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

December 10th – 5.00pm
Piano Academy, Concert
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

December 13th – 10.00am – 12 noon
Butterfly Hospice Coffee Morning
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

December 14th – 1.00pm – 3.00pm
Craft Workshop
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

December 15th – 10.00am – 12 noon
Pop in for a Coffee and a Chat
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

December 22nd – 10.00am – 12 noon
Pop in for a Coffee and a Chat
St. Matthew’s, Skegness

Community Hall Booking

We have two community halls available to book for your community event or family party.


Skegness Community Hall

Skegness Church Rd N Skegness, Lincolnshire PE25 2QH

To book contact the Parish Office
01754 763 875

St. Peter's Community Hall

High Street Ingoldmells Skegness, Lincolnshire PE25 1NP

To book contact John
01754 873 896