Our Services

Communal Life at St Francis


Third Order of the Society of St Francis and the Winchester Diocesan Rule of Life


· To make our Lord Jesus Christ known and loved everywhere

· To spread the spirit of love and harmony

· To live simply


· Humility

· Love

· Joy

The Three Ways of Service

· Prayer

· Study

· Work

Breakfast Church

The first Sunday of every month - December 1st is our next service. Join us at 9am for a bacon roll, croissants, tea/coffee


December 1st 9am.


Services & Activities

Christmas Tree Festival

Saturday 14th - Wednesday 18th December.  Times to be confirmed

Saturday 14th December 3-4pm

Christmas activities for the family in church.  Crafts and carols.

Sunday 15th December 6pm

Carols by Candlelight with Christingle

8 week course - sacred Space


Revd Dr Paul Collins


Revd Dr Paul M. Collins, formerly Reader in Theology at the University of Chichester, Parish Priest on Holy Island, Northumberland, England.   

Writes: Ecclesiology, Ecumenism, Systematic Theology, Contemporary Theology

Author of : Partaking in Divine Nature, The Trinity: A Guide for the Perplexed, Christian Community Now

Editor(s) of: Denomination, Receiving 'The Nature and Mission of the Church'

website - http://www.edu-improve.co.uk/

taize - 3rd Sunday of every month 6pm

Our next service is on 17th November

Our theme will be Creator God. 

Youth Club


In the Church Hall 6-7.45pm £2 entry

Activities include:






Rev Jenny's Blog


Donations are always welcome and appreciated, you can also donate using gift aid - click here

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Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our parish community, so feel free to visit during office hours, or call if you would appreciate a visit.

St Francis of Assisi Church

480 Charminster Road, Bournemouth BH8 9SH

01202 529336

Office Hours

Tuesday and Friday: 10am-12pm

Sunday: See details for our services

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