This is the website of the Taunton Deane and South Sedgemoor Methodist Churches Circuit in Somerset. We are a collection of Somerset Methodist Churches working and worshipping in and around the Taunton and Bridgwater area. As we include a number of rural Somerset Churches we call ourselves Taunton Dean and South Sedgemoor.

COVID-19 Information

Update 28th Nov:  We will be back to our buildings for worship from the 2nd Dec. (first Sunday will be the 6th).

We continue to meet online.

9:30am Youtube Service

6:30pm ZOOM  (from the 6th Dec)

Christmas is coming and we have some extra service.

6th Dec – Online South West Carol Service (direct or via ZOOM)
20th Dec – Circuit Carol Service on ZOOM
25th Dec – 11am ZOOM short service.

For ZOOM events please contact the Superintendent Minister for an invitation.

Churches should take advice from the Methodist Church guidelines which are published on the official national Methodist web site (click here) …
They have also issued some safeguarding recommendations here ….

Resources to use during this time

There is a Facebook group for members of the Circuit to make use of here…

If you would like to know how to connect to Facebook and make better use of the Internet I am putting together a guide to help, just follow this link …

At the risk of answering everyone’s technology questions I am willing to help anyone who is struggling to use the Web. If you have never bought a computer – this might be a good time to get one, for the sake of your wider family as well – Chris.  I am sure family and friends and other church folk will help you as well.

Resources to use for home worship ….

Resources to use for Daily Devotions and Prayer

Daily Readings From the Methodist Web Site …

Daily Prayers from the Methodist Web Site …

Prayer wall for ideas of things to pray about or to post your own …

24-7 Prayer Web Site …

If you have photos of any circuit events, or of any of the churches, please email me a copy so it can be included on the site (at web editors discretion).

There is plenty of information about the Methodist Churches around Taunton and Bridgwater but if you don’t find what you are looking for then please feel free to contact us and ask

I’d like to know more about the Methodist Churches in the area.

Find out about the Methodist Churches in Somerset, including when they meet.

Do you marry people?

If you would like to get married in a Methodist Church then here are some things you should know.

Can I arrange for my child to be baptised?

Find out about how to get your child baptised (also known as getting Christened). We also baptise adults as long as they haven’t been baptised before.

Can I arrange a funeral through the Methodist Church?

Find out about funeral arrangements.

I’d like to find out more about the Christian faith

Would you like to know more about what the Christian church believes? Here is some information that you will find helpful.

I’d like to know more about the Methodist Church

The Methodist Church has a long history in this area. Find out more in this section.

Do you have rooms for hire?

Most of our churches have rooms that can be hired at very competitive rates – please contact individual churches for more information.

What is your privacy statement? Or how do you look after my personal information?

You can view our full managing trustees privacy notice here… Please note this is in pdf format