No one belongs here more than you

Welcome to St Mary's with St John's

No one belongs here more than you.


Welcome and thank you for visiting our website.

Following the example of Jesus, and seeking to model the inclusive love of God, we welcome all people, whatever your status, wealth, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, age, health or mobility.

Our mission

To be an inclusive, welcoming and community focussed church


News and Events

Race night

The annual Race night will take place on Saturday 22 February. More details from David Gorton email:

Parish breakfast

This will take place on Saturday 9 May. More details to follow!

Searching for Faith

Our short informal course exploring the Christian Faith starts again in the New Year. Tuesdays, 8.00pm on 7, 14, 21, 28 January & 4 February. 


For full details, contact Alan: 01992 582726 


St Mary's annual Arts Festival and Family Fun Day 2020

Watch this space for more details!

Special Services

Epiphany Quiet Day

Saturday 11 January 10.00 am-3.00 pm at St Mary's Hertingfordbury. Led by Alan Stewart & David Sheppard, curate of St Mary's, Ware. Look at how others have made art about the Epiphany and the adoration of shepherds and the Magi. We hope you will want to make art as part of this quiet and creative day and we will be happy to help if you would like us to. Some materials provided. Bring a packed lunch. Sign up on the sheet at the back of the church or please email

Services at St Andrew's
Meditation and Mindfulness

Explore the riches of Christian meditation and how it fits with the practice of mindfulness. Twice a month on Wednesdays at 8pm at our sister church, St Andrew's, Hertford:  18 Dec. Refreshments from 7.40 pm.

For more information, click here

Church at 3


A short dementia friendly service with familiar hymns and prayers for those living with dementia and their carers. Once a month at our sister church, St Andrew's, Hertford. Next service, Sunday 19 January For more details click here


8-8.40 pm A quiet space to be still with music, readings, mindfulness, silence and prayer. At St Andrew's once a month on a Thursday. Next service, Thursday 15 January. For more details, click here

Soul Food

A modern cafe-style service in the St Andrew's Centre behind the Church on a Sunday evening with coffee, biscuits and discussion. Next service 5 January. For more details, click here

Sunday Services

Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer) - 8am every Sunday, except the 5th Sunday of the month

Parish Eucharist - 9.15am
every Sunday

  • with Young Church (for ages 4-11 yrs) on the 1st Sunday of the month

  • an All-Age communion service on the 2nd Sunday of the month (though in November it will be on Sunday 3 November because of Remembrance Sunday


Evening Prayer - 6.30pm (Apr - Sept) or 3.30pm (Oct - Mar)
4th Sunday of the month

St Mary's Church, Hertingfordbury

St Mary's Lane, Hertingfordbury SG14 2LE

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