Rector St Mary Eastrop Basingstoke

Basingstoke | Winchester | Closing date: 16 March

St Mary’s is a lively conservative evangelical church centrally located in Basingstoke. We are a multi-generational church family of 350. Our desire is to know the Lord Jesus better and to make him better known. We encourage every member ministry, supported and led by a dedicated staff team.

Our PCC has passed a resolution in accordance with the House of Bishops’ Declaration and the rector we are praying for is:

  • A man who loves the Lord Jesus, and displays personal holiness, humility and Christian maturity.
  • One who submits to the supreme authority of the Bible.
  • A pastor-teacher, able through faithful expository preaching to connect with our everyday lives.
  • Prayerful and an encourager of prayerfulness.
  • Passionate about seeing people come to faith and then being nurtured in the faith.
  • Committed to growing our children’s and youth work.
  • A supportive team leader and wise manager.
  • Able to develop new patterns of ministry and outreach.
  • Able to train new leaders and enable members to serve.


Closing date: Midnight 16 March

Interviews and visits: 20/21 April

For more information, download the application pack below or contact Kathy Burch on


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