Smethwick Old Church

Part of the Church of England

Parish News

Worship and Resources

This links you directly to ideas for prayer and worship.


In these uncertain times, we would welcome any donation you might like to make

to support the work of Old Church. Click the Banner to visit the donations page.

Parish Diary

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Old Church Services

We are delighted to welcome The Reverend Sara Moore as Vicar of Old Church, instituted by the Bishop of Aston on 3rd July 2023.

Old Church holds its main service of Holy Communion on Sundays at 10.15 am. 

The 5.00 pm service of Evening Prayer is held in church following the Book of Common Prayer. The 10.00 am service on Tuesdays is held in church.

The arrangements for Occasional Offices, particularly weddings and funerals, should be discussed with the Vicar, the Reverend Sara Moore, 07473 385789.

There is an Old Church WhatsApp site for those who would like to share thoughts over the next months. If you would like to join the site, the easiest way would be to send a message that includes your mobile number to, Paul Martin: 07785 995489 or

There are increasing numbers of ideas for prayer and for services produced by the Church of England nationally.
Church of England website with ideas for prayers and for simple services at home.

Monthly Prayer

The Power of Prayer, the monthly Parish Prayer, is held on the last Thursday of every month at 7.00 pm.

Readings on Sunday

Readings for April – June 2024
Readings for January – March 2024
Readings for October – December 2023
Readings for July – September 2023


Two new rotas are available for the period November – January 2024.

The Ministry Rota has information about those who will be presiding and preaching at our 10.15 am Sunday service of Holy Communion.

Ministry Rota, November – January 2024
Readings and readers, November 2023 – January 2024

Please do not hesitate to make contact if you feel Old Church could be of help to you at these exceedingly difficult times. Apart from anything else, it is undoubtedly a time for our prayer for others and for ourselves.


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