Pool Mission Area

The Pool Mission Area in the Archdeaconry of Montgomery, Diocese of St Asaph of the Anglican Church in Wales consists of 16 churches divided in to 3 groups with one of the 3 stipendiary priests in the Mission Area rooted in each group and having pastoral responsibility for each of the communities and churches within their group:

Archdeacon: Venerable Peter Pike;Church in Wales Shield
Tel: 01684640223,                                                                                  email: archdeacon.montgomery@churchinwales.org.uk

The Rectory, Llandrinio SY21 6RW, Tel 01691 838533

1.         Pool South: Montgomery, Forden, Llandysill, Berriew and 2 Mission Churches (Fron & Pant y Ffridd);

Incumbent:  Vacant.

Tel:  01686 668243; email:  To Be Confirmed

Non Stipendiary Minister: Revd Esther Yates

2.         Pool Central: Welshpool, Castle Caereinion, Pool Quay and Mission Church Belan;

Incumbent:  Revd Steven Willson;

Tel 01938 553164, email: revswillson@btinternet.com

Curate:  Revd Jeanette Wilkes;

Outreach Minister for Castle Caereinion and Llandysill:  Revd Alexis Smith.

3.         Pool North: Guilsfield, Llandysilio, Llandrinio, Penrhos, Criggion and Buttington;

Incumbent:  Revd Caroline Rhodes

Tel 01938 554245, email:  revcarolinerhodes@me.com

New Archdeacon

See New Archdeacons for the Diocese of St Asaph for the announcement of the replacement for the Venerable Dr Peter Pike, the retiring Archdeacon of Montgomery.

Forthcoming Mission Area Events:

Mission Area Conference

The next Mission Area Conference will be held on Wednesday 5th September at 7:30pm at Pool Quay.  The next Mission Area Executive meeting will be held at Guilsfield Vicarage at 7:30 pm on Monday 20th August.

Mission Area News

The next Coffee Morning to be held in Welshpool Church House towards supporting the work of the Mission Area ‘Transforming Lives for Good’ (TLG) Group will be held on Saturday 11th August.  The Group will be going in to our local schools to provide 1 hour per week one-to-one support for children needing additional help.

The latest Mission Area Newsletter, MA News 14 – July 2018.

Mission Area Conference Minutes

The minutes of the Mission Area Conference held on Monday 26th February 2018 at Berriew Old School:  MAC Meeting Minutes 26.02.2018.