• rotator






  • Quick Links
    What We Believe
    Here to Help
    What's Happening
    Who's Who and Contacts
    Reaching Out-
    Psalms and beyond
    Services this week
    Contact our Office

    Welcome to The Beacon Benefice. . . .

    We are a group of churches in the Church of England (which is  the officially Established Christian Church (Protestant)) centred around the large village of Painswick, on the Western edge of the Gloucestershire Cotswolds.  We have six congregations in six historic churches, and PSALMS, an activities programme for children, young people and familiesWe have our own Facebook group for upcoming events on https://www.facebook.com/groups/838401489638991/

     Psalms Beacon Newsletter- you can read it here:

    From Our Vicar   . . . . .


    Dear Friends,

    June, they say, is bustin’ out all over – at least in Carousel they do!  There is something special about June.  It’s the month of the longest days and shortest nights; which is another way of saying the summer solstice is in June.  It’s the first real summer month – even the most chilly mortal may ‘cast a clout’ now that May’s definitely out the way!  June also starts on a different day of the week than any other month, so I’m told (well done Wikipedia!). . . .

    (read more)