Welcome to the Shaftesbury Team Ministry

We are the Church of England in Shaftesbury Dorset, serving the community and serving Jesus where we are. The church is about people and faith and we know you will find a warm open welcome at all the churches in our team whether you are a visitor, a local or someone just looking for the deeper meaning of life.
You’re welcome.


  • Fundraising Concert at St Peter’s

    15079_fundraising_concertin aid of St Peter’s Church with Sam Skey    Anne-Louise Richards    David Grierson St Peter’s Church, High Street, Shaftesbury Thursday 9th July 2015 7:30pm, doors open 7:00pm Suggested donation of £10 to reserve a seat, call Sam Skey on 01747 853 273 Read more
  • Come and Sing – 12th July at Compton Abbas

    Songs-of-praise-poster-2015Songs of Praise at St Mary’s Compton Abbas on Sunday 12th July at 6.30 pm Read more
  • Open Gardens in St. James’

    Bramble House, Rasberry LaneOpen Gardens Saturday June 20th 2015 2-6pm Gardens in and around St James are again open on Saturday June 20th 2-6pm, teas available.  Entrance by programme from participating gardens or the TIC. In aid of St James Church interior renovations for more information contact Andie Blows 853088 For a gallery of last year’s gardens look ... Read more
  • Pilgrim Service: ‘The Water of Life’

    Pilgrim_service_Water_of_life“Pilgrim Service” Sunday 14th June 2015 6.00 pm St James’ Church, Shaftesbury This week our Pilgrim is under a cloudless sky and scorching sun, finding what hard work it is to get a drink of water! Maybe he is asking himself how long would this refreshment last him – just to the next oasis? ... Read more
  • Latest News via eContact

    econtact_logo Services across the team this Sunday: 8:00am – BCP Communion (Compton Abbas) 9:30am – Parish Communion (St Peter’s) 9:30am – Parish Communion (St James’) 11:00am – Sung BCP Communion (Motcombe) 11:00am – Sung BCP Communion (Margaret Marsh) 3:00pm – Messy Church (Motcombe) 6:30pm – Evensong (Enmore Green) 6:30pm – Parish Communion (West Orchard) There is ... Read more