Please note that during the current Coronavirus outbreak we are sadly forced to stop normal face to face Pastoral Care but we have put in place Pastoral Groups and Telephone Buddies schemes of support.
For a Statement from our Rectors about the organisation of Pastoral Care during the current coronavirus outbreak click here
For more information click here.
For the Consent Form to join this scheme click here.
Our Pastoral Care Team
There is a team of people who provide pastoral care to support people in
their pain, loss and anxiety for people within our village community and help with personal needs and problems as well
as offering friendship and celebration.
The Pastoral Care team is made up of 4 people with other individuals in the community helping others in their own way. Please feel free to contact our pastoral team on the following email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Horsmonden Pastoral Care offers: Confidentiality, Listening in a Christian context, Friendship and Prayer and Spiritual support.
The Core Team is:
Pastoral Assistant: Pauline Bell
I have lived I Horsmonden for 22 years and have got to know some lovely people.I am happy to listen , speak or help people in the village when needed
I am a
retired teacher who very much enjoys meeting people. I have been in the village
only 7 years but have grown to love this community. I would like to help people
at their point of need, whatever that may be. I find that, among other ways,
being a member of St. Margaret's Pastoral Team is an important way of being
able to do that
I have been living in Horsmonden for 27 years. I am married to Jane and we have 3 daughters. I have been a member of the Pastoral Care Team for a few years and enjoy meeting people in the village. I am a volunteer with Silverline, I have been traveling for a year with Jane and we are now settled back in Horsmonden.
I have lived in the village for 27 years, married to Nick and we have
3 children. I qualified as a nurse and midwife and am now a part time Lactation Consultant. I love our village and the community we live in, I help with Playtime, Church Flowers and visiting people in the village.