Lytchett Minster & St Dunstan's Upton

Mission Partners

 Youth with a Mission (YWAM).  Malcolm Taylor, who grew up in Wareham, is Director of logo for youth with a mission in San Pedrothe building programme for homeless families in the Dominican Republic.  More information about Malcolm and Yanet on their website and on their local YWAM website here. Malcolm & Yanet and young daughter Patricia visited our parish in 2015.  They now also have a son, Samuel.

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 SOUTH SUDAN LINKlogo for wau diocese in South Sudan

new wau logoChristians in the Episcopal Church of Sudan and South Sudan have a long-standing link with our diocese (Salisbury). 

Our deanery (Poole) is linked in particular with WAU DIOCESE in South Sudan. Bishop Moses has visited our church several times, most recently in June this year (as Archbishop Moses!).  Members of our church have visited and Wau Diocese and shared ministry there.   
POOLE-WAU Partnership (see sub menu pages)

Prayer meeting  10th Jan, 2018

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Logo for Michael HouseMICHAEL HOUSE in a home in Bournemouth for men and women who would otherwise be homeless. Gifts from Harvest Sunday last year were shared with Michael House and Poole Food Bank.  See more about Michael House by clicking the logo above.

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Bible Society logoThe BIBLE SOCIETY provides new translations of the Bible for different languages and also a wide variety of resources for churches.  Click the logo to go to their web site.

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CHURCH MISSION SOCIETYlogo for Church Mission Society
CMS works especially in Africa offering practical help to communities, running education programmes and sharing the good news of Jesus. Click here to read "Our Stories"  Click the logo for their website

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Logo for Christian Solidarity WorldwideCHRISTIAN SOLIDARITY WORLDWIDE.  CSW works for the fair trial and release of persecuted Christians in many places.
Click the logo to visit their website

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 Poole Missional Communities Poole Missional Communities

Poole Missional Communities has grown out of a project initiated by the Anglican Deanery of Poole. In 2010, PMC was launched by Bishop Graham Cray (the Leader of Fresh Expressions and the Archbishop’s Missioner at the time).  reconnect logo
PMC became the holder of a Bishop’s Mission Order giving it authority to carry out its ministry across the area of central Poole.  
Reconnect started in 2009.

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 Children's Society Image of a finished Christingle

Our Christingle service will take place at the Parish Church, Lytchett Minster on 3rd December from 4pm - 6pm

What is Christingle?  click the link

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 Poole Food Bankicon for Poole Food Bank
Regular weekly donations of food are given to our local Food Bank. 
Food items given at this year's Harvest Sunday on 24th Sept will also go to Poole Food Bank.

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 Farm Africawords Farm Africa from their webstie
£287 from giving on Harvest Sunday was sent to Farm Africa.  See more by clicking the title or the logo above.

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 Samaritan's Purse  logo of operation christmas child
operation christmas child boxes in warehouse boxesShoe boxes were sent from the parish in October last year for distributionThe 2017 shoebox project runs from 17th Sept to 22nd October.  Information leaflets are available from our churches from 10th Sept onwards.  Also see News page for information

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Christian Aid week  christian aid logo from their website
14th - 20th May 2017

The total raised in the Parish as a whole in 2017 for Christian Aid was £715.

Also a new Christian Aid representative is required for our Parish.  Duties involve deliverying posters, envelopes and prayer cards to all the churches in the parish before the start of Christian Aid week in May and orgainising a count of the money about two weeks afterwards. 

Please see Jane P, Joy D or contact the church office.

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 Members of our Church also support and promote the work of:  


Open Doors logo from their websiteOpen Doors have been running a campaign to mobilise churches around the world to unite with their church family in the Middle East to raise One Million Voices of Hope and calling upon the government and UN to ensure Christians and minorities enjoy: 

  • The right to equal citizenship, 
  • Dignified living conditions   &
  • A prominent role in reconciling and rebuilding society.

You are invited to sign the petition at the back of our churches and take one of the “Pray for Me” booklets. Further information from Margaret G.

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Mission the logo for Mission Aviation FellowshipAviation Fellowship

For information about the MAF have a chat to Ian S sometime or see the MAF website by clicking their logo on the right.
View the sept 2016 newsletter 'News to Share': It can be viewed here or downloaded in pdf here

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updated 23/11/17