023 9225 4452 office@hartplain.org.uk

Welcome to Hart Plain Church

Good News


The Church will re-open for Sunday Services at 10:00am on the 9th August 2020, these services will last approximately 30 minutes. The first service will be a Holy communion service.

Under the current guidelines of social distancing we are restricted to a maximum of 30 people. There will be a booking system for those wanting to attend. Please contact Rev Kate MacFarlane on 023 9243 0747 to book your place.

Please note that there will be no singing at Church services until further restrictions are lifted by the government.

Masks and hand sanitiser will be available.

The Zoom service will then follow on at a new time of 11:00am.

Situated in Cowplain, Hampshire, Hart Plain Church is a joint Anglican and Methodist church and offers a warm welcome to all who come to worship

Our Sunday morning worship services attract people of all ages. Children and young people meet in their own groups during the service and refreshments are served afterwards.

Our mission is to bring the Church to the community and the community to the Church and to spread the joy of a life in Christ.

We welcome you to join our services

The Ministers

Revd Kate MacFarlane (Read More)

Contact Kate: Telephone 023 9243 0747

Email: revkate at hartplain dot org dot uk

Revd Stephen Wright (Read more)

Contact Stephen: Telephone 023 9226 7381

Email: revstephen at hartplain dot org dot uk


We meet for our Services at 10.00 am on Sunday and 11.00 am on Thursday.

We meet on other special occasions too!

We also hold Baptisms, Weddings and  Funerals.   Please contact us to ask about these.

Upcoming Events

Special Events


Wednesdays 4th March – 1st April,
7 – 9pm.

Five sessions joining with Jesus as he travels from Galilee, through Samaria to Jerusalem, where he knows he will die, focussing on his teaching in the gospel of Luke. The series is for us all to take part in, whether we are able to join in the sessions or follow at home. Each session will start with food and fellowship.

If you have any queries, please contact John Oliver 9226 1881 or Peter Law 9226 8336


God, Jesus and the journey of life in six sessions

This group is an introduction to Christianity that will be run at Hart Plain Church from 26th February 2020 for 6 weeks. The sessions start at 3.30pm each Wednesday and finish with a cooked meal at 5pm. There will also be a creche. Leaflets are available in the foyer – please invite your friends. Everybody welcome!

Events for 2020 are being confirmed and will be updated soon.










The church has a number of different groups using the facilities, these are all open to the public.

Latest News

We are already knitting squares which will be used to create blankets for the Syrian Appeal.

Photographs of 2019 Live Nativity have been added to Gallery here

Verse of the day

Safeguarding Information

We follow the safeguarding policy as set out by the Portsmouth Diocese

The safety of children and vulnerable adults is of paramount importance to all of us at Hart Plain Church.

The Church has an appointed  Safeguarding officer.

If you wish to contact the officer please email:  safeguarding@hartplain.org.uk with your enquiry.

Or contact one of the ministers above.

Our Privacy Policy

We follow the privacy policy as set out by the Portsmouth Diocese from the link below