• Welcome to St Luke's Church








    Welcome to St Luke's Church, Sway

    FAMILY MINISTER VACANCY - FULL OR PART TIME  Closing date: 9th Sept 2022

    Are you someone who wants to love, engage, and disciple families, children and young people?

    We’re a Jesus loving village church. We’re growing and looking for a visionary and creative person to help us build and develop fruitful relationships with the many young families in our community of Sway in the New Forest.

    You’ll be someone who:

    • Is passionate about bringing whole families to Jesus and nurturing them

    • Has experience working with parents, children and young people

    • Can lead teams of volunteers in developing and sustaining an integrated programme of activities

    • Is a prayerful Christian, open to God and the work of the Holy Spirit

    We are advertising the position as full time (37.5 hours) but we welcome applications from people available and skilled for separate parts of the role on a part time basis.

    Salary £23-27k (subject to experience) pro-rata

    Job description

    Application form

    For an informal chat about the role, please ring Jane (the vicar) on 07885 505532. 

    Please complete the application form and email it to: office@swaychurch.com by 09/09/2022

    Sunday Services

    9:30 Informal Service for the whole family with children's groups during term time.

    All age Holy Communion 4th Sunday of the month. 

    11:00 Traditional Service

    Holy Communion 1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays. 

    8am Holy Communion spoken service every second Sunday of the month.


    You can also join our 9.30 service online, live or on demand on our YouTube Channel

    Midweek Daily Prayer and Reflections 9 - 9.15am

    You are welcome to join our daily reflections and prayer on Zoom, The same link is used each day and your camera and microphone will be automatically muted.  You can find full details on how to attend here

    Midweek services:

    Messy Church -  second Monday of the month at 3.30pm term time. 

    Service of the Word -  first Friday of the month 9.30am. 

    Financial Support

    If you would like to support our ministry here at St Luke's Church, or to update the amount you give, please click here

    St Luke's Parish Mission Action Plan -  launched 27.9.20   Read it here.

    Year 1: 2021 -  Focus on WELCOME

    Year 2: 2022 - Year of PRAYER



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    St Luke's Church Page 

    St Luke's Worship Services Page - dedicated to recordings of online services

    St Luke's Church Community Group - regular updates and information

    St Luke's Children & Youth - Resources, activities and updates on events for Children and Youth


    The parish of Sway, St Luke's, is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer, PSOs. The Diocese of Winchester’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

    If you wish to contact our safeguarding officer, please contact : safeguarding@swaychurch.com

    For our policy on Safeguarding please click on this link SAFEGUARDING POLICY AND CONTACTS


    To join the Electoral Roll of St Luke's Church, Sway please complete the Electoral Roll application form.

    CLICK HERE to complete the Electoral Roll application form online

    CLICK HERE to download the Electoral Roll application form