Welcome to the Sodbury Vale Benefice. We are a group of four Anglican churches: St John the Baptist, Chipping Sodbury; St John the Baptist, Old Sodbury; St Adeline’s, Little Sodbury; St James the Elder, Horton.

In everything we do, we place a high emphasis on welcoming everyone, offering good quality worship & preaching/teaching and making friends.  There are activities for children during the Sunday service at St John’s, Chipping Sodbury and we have monthly all-age services in three of our churches. We run home groups which meet fortnightly or monthly and courses for those wishing to explore the Christian faith and/or be confirmed.

You are warmly invited to our Sunday services – come and see for yourself – we look forward to welcoming you.

Jane Kenchington,


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Commemorate the Centenary of the Beginning of the First World War

Special Services to Commemorate the Centenary of the Beginning of the First World War will be taking place in each of our four churches on Monday 4th August at 8pm.

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Teas are served on a Saturday Morning between 10 and 12 in St John’s Church Chipping Sodbury and on a Sunday Afternoon between 2.30 and 4.30 at St John’s Old Sodbury. All are welcome.

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Traidcraft Roadshow

TRAIDCRAFT Roadshow coming to St Johns Chipping Sodbury on Monday 28th July
Meet some of the team from Gateshead, meet the Producer – Safiano Moro from Serendipalm who will be talking about the difference fair palm has made to the lives of producers in Ghana
The autumn catalogue will be on show and plenty of Traidcraft Tea, Coffee, Cookies and other nibbles to try.
If you would like to join us please contact Jane or Paul Jones-Williams so that they can book your place

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