Lytchett Minster & St Dunstan's Upton

Mission Partners

 Youth with a Mission (YWAM).  YWAM Series 23 logo in 2018
Malcolm Taylor, who grew up in Wareham and was a member of our parish for many years, is Director of YWAM Series 23, an evangelistic ministry with a passion to bring physical and spiritual restoration to families with the love of Jesus Christ.

Much more information about Malcolm and Yanet 4th Image from the YWAM Series 23 May 2018 news sheet
and their ministry in the Dominican Republic is on our Series 23 page
Read their latest news update on that page (April 2019)

website and .
Malcolm and Yanet with their children Patricia and Samuel visited our parish in June 2018.

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 SOUTH SUDAN LINKlogo for wau diocese in South Sudan

new wau logo

Christians 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 last year (as Archbishop Moses).
     POOLE-WAU Partnership (see sub menu pages.

 Saturday, 29th June 2019
Poole-Wau Partnership 
 and BBQ to raise money for work in Wau Diocese in South Sudan. 7 miles or 2.5 miles.  Details in May newsletter on
Poole-Wau Publications page.  Sponsorship form here
CLICK top right corner of this pdf poster (below) or download 
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Harvest Festival (2018) gifts to  Logo for Routes to Roots
Routes to Roots have
amounted to £324.50.

Also money was raised for
Routes to Routes
as a result of the annual November event,

Homeless Sleep Out  at CJ's.
This year the sponsored event will take place over-night 30th November. 

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 Image for those considering a vocation within the Church of England inc  Ministry Experience SchemeExploring Ministry through the
Church of England Ministry Experience Scheme

photo of Augustine Augustine Ihm was working with our parish in 2016-17.

logo for Salisbury Diocese

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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 in December and raised money for the Children's Society.

What is Christingle?  click the link

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logo for the Disasters' Emergency Committee. Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC).  In 2017 money was sent for the work of this charity.

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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.

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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 and last year's Harvest Sunday were taken 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 boxesThe 2018 shoebox project runs in our churches from 9th Sept to 14th October.  Information leaflets and pre-made boxes are available from both churches. Shoe boxes with gifts for children are to be returned to church on 14th October.  Any queries see Pat P or Sarah H

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 Christian Aid Week - Logo for Christian Aid weekSun, 13th May to Sat, 19th May

"God's Kingdom is Stronger than Storms"
Archbishop Justin Welby says "Kingdom builders like you from all walks of life and Christian traditions come together during Christian Aid Week. ... Together we raise fund to help our poorest brothers and sisters around the globe to thrive abundantly, because we believe in life before death.  
This work brings the Kingdom close.

Please take an envelope, fill in and return it to church


 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  22/6/19