The United Church Dorchester

United in faith, united in action

Prayer Groups


Prayer events in January 2022:


For details of the Southampton District's Day of Prayer for Epiphany, and the events organised by the Dorchester Churches Together for this year's Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, please see the News page.


Circuit Prayer meetings:


Rev John Yarrien had been hosting a regular 9.30am Thursday Prayer meeting for the Circuit via Zoom, but is currently taking a break. All are normally welcome: please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., for further details.



In more normal times, these arrangements are usually in place - but please also feel welcome to use the book on the vestry for prayer requests:



Prayer Candle

 Prayer Chain - we welcome new members to join this Ministry of Prayer, which you may share from your own home.


If you would like a prayer for yourself or others please contact Penny Fennell



Prayer in the Community - three prayer groups meet monthly around Dorchester. They are intended for local residents and are open to Christians from all churches. They meet in people's homes in Castle Park, Poundbury and Brewery Square: if you would like more information about when and where they meet, please contact the Dorchester Baptist Church office on 01305 262045.